Archives Assistant, Halifax Municipal Archives
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Compensation: Non-union, $ 20.00 / hour + 4% vacation pay
Work Status: Temporary, full-time, 26 weeks
Hours of Work: :30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday
Halifax Municipal Archives is the official repository for historical municipal government records from Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford and the former County of Halifax, and also holds community records from the region.
Description and Duties
Archival studies graduates seeking in-depth professional experience are invited to apply to the Halifax Municipal Archives' Young Canada Works Internships (2 positions), within the Corporate Information Management unit. We encourage applications from graduates who meet the Young Canada Works eligibility requirements, especially qualified African Nova Scotians, racially visible persons, women in non-traditional positions, persons with disabilities and Aboriginal persons in the workplace. We encourage applicants to self-identify.
The Archives Assistant - Interns will contribute to projects which will offer experience in the full range of archival functions with a focus on: description, preservation, reference, and on-line accessibility. It will also be an opportunity to develop more general skills that are key to advancement in a professional career, including time management, project management, policy development and communication, interacting with stakeholders and working collaboratively with other heritage and information professionals.
Duties and Responsibilities
Graduates must meet Young Canada Work's (YCW) eligibility requirements:
Candidates are require to:
Achievement Motivation; Communication; Continuous Learning; Customer Service; Initiative; Organization and Planning; Valuing Diversity.
Work Location: 81 Ilsley Ave., Unit 11, Dartmouth, NS
CLOSING DATE: Applications will be received up to September 8th, 2020. Applications must be submitted to the municipality's Brass Ring employment opportunities website.
Please note: We thank all applicants for their interest in this position. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
During the recruitment process, applicants have the right to request an accommodation. Applicants invited to participate in an assessment process (such as an interview) and who require accommodation, should discuss their needs with the Recruiter when invited to the assessment process.
Apply here, Position # 78621315, 78624740
Suite 1912-130 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5G4
Tel: 613-234-6977, 1 Fax: 613-234-8500
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