Job Posting 91098

Museum Assistants
Chinese Canadian Museum
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
closes in 56 days (Wed, 29 Mar)
on-call / relief / casual  •  22$ per hour

CCM is seeking enthusiastic part-time staff for the position of Museum Assistant.
The Museum Assistant supports the interpretive learning and exhibition activities of CCM.
This is an onsite position that has the following duties:
 Lead guided tours of the museum and exhibition sites in English, Cantonese, and/or
Mandarin
 Welcome visitors to the exhibition and track admissions
 Provide onsite Visitor Services coverage
 Supports administration and oversight of volunteers
 Maintain friendly, professional, consistent communication with visitors, staff, and
volunteers.
 Maintain clean and organized exhibition and workspace.
 Provides ad hoc interpretation in the exhibition spaces and museum lobby.
 Answer visitor inquiries about exhibitions on view, the Chinese Canadian Museum,
Chinatown, and Chinese Canadian history/experiences
 Ensure following of gallery rules by the public and maintain clean and organized
exhibitions and gallery spaces
 Help implement special events and programming activities as they arise
 Maintain friendly, professional, consistent communication with visitors, staff, and
volunteer
 Facilitate ticket and giftshop item sales
 Support research, develop and facilitation of public and education programming as
needed
 Assist in writing and editing resources and materials for field trips and programs
 Assist in training of new volunteers and education and engagement guides
 Assist with other public and education programming as needed for children, youth, adults
and seniors.

 

Qualifications:
 Experience with guest services / customer relations required.
 Interest in arts, culture, Chinese-Canadian history an asset.
 Proficient with utilizing MS Office Suite, Excel.
 Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
 Ability to speak Mandarin/ Cantonese a highly prized asset.
 Compensation: $22/hr; hours will vary weekly based on scheduling needs from 0-35
hours.

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