Museum Volunteer

Organization Details
Organization Name: Sam Waller Museum
Address: 306 Fischer Avenue
The Pas MB  R9A 1K4
Website: http://
Organizational Description:
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 5110
Description of Duties:

The Sam Waller Museum is recruiting new volunteers to help out at the museum. There are number of different duties that a volunteer can do at the museum and the following is not a complete list. If there is something you were looking to do at the museum that is not mentioned, feel free to reach out to discuss the feasibility.

- Working with the curator to assist in collections based projects

- Working with museum staff at the admissions desk

- Working with museum staff to help with the gift shop

- Working with museum staff to assist in delivery of programs

- Working with the director to assist in the delivery of a publication in 2026

- Working with museum staff to assist at receptions or special events

Skills Required:

- Previous museum experience is an asset

- Customer service experience is an asset

- Artistic skills are an asset

- Graphic design skills are an asset

- Basic math is required

- Social media experience is an asset

- Writing competency is an asset

Skills Gained/Related Careers:

- Improved organization

- Working in a non-profit

- Improved team work

- Can help students with a desire for history or museum related careers by offering tangible and physical experience in the museum environment

- Program development

- Working with the public

- Can help students interested in careers that have them working with the public as the museum hosts a number of events throughout the year

Age: 16-17, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:
Flexible Hours

The museum offer the opportunity for volunteers to come in most days of the week between 9-5, it would just be a matter of finding out what time frame works for you.

Location of volunteer opportunity: Norman
- The Pas
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
How to Apply: Email:
In Person
Closing Date: Jun 25, 2024
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