We’re Hiring!  Part-time Manager’s Assistant

Deadline for applications: November 1, 2017

Smithers Art Gallery is seeking a person to assist the Gallery Manager in all aspects of delivering the diverse programming and exhibitions provided by the Gallery. 

The successful applicant will be a motivated individual capable of working independently on assigned tasks, will have good communication skills both written and verbal, will have basic competence in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Publisher, and have a keen attention to detail. Interest in the visual arts and enthusiasm for learning new skills will be assets.

The Assistant position will be a term contract from the time of hiring until March 31, 2018.  The Gallery will in the meantime be seeking additional funding to extend the position beyond this date.  The Gallery's intent is to make the assistant's position a permanent component of Gallery operations if funding can be secured.

The initial contract will be for 15 hours/week, paid at $15 per hour. Flexibility in the timing of hours worked will be necessary to respond to programming needs.

Information on the type of programming put on by the Gallery can be found on our website and Facebook page.

How to Apply

Apply in writing relating your skills & experience to the Job Description (PDF).

Please include names and contact information of three persons willing to provide references for the applicant.  If possible, these persons should have direct experience with the work habits of the applicant. 

Applications should be submitted to:

Caroline Bastable
Gallery Manager
Smithers Art Gallery
Box 122
Smithers, BC
V0J 2N0

Deadline for receipt of applications: November 1, 2017