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Anna Leonowens Gallery - Halifax
Salary $15 per hour
Posting Date September 8, 2021
Closing Date September 13, 2021

Anna Leonowens Gallery is hiring a Student Installation Assistant for the Fall 2021 Semester.

HOURS OF WORK: Mondays (5hrs) and every second Sunday for gallery installations(5hrs) and other shifts as needed.
WAGE: $15/hr
TERM: to be reviewed each semester
APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 13th at 12Noon

Student Installation Assistant is responsible for assisting the Exhibitions Coordinator in supporting the exhibition installations on Sundays and Mondays. On occasion the assistant will be tasked with duties related to the NSCAD Permanent Collection. Some duties include:

- Oversee the installation of exhibitions on Sundays as directed by the Exhibitions Coordinator.
- Monitoring special equipment access.
- Install media and tech equipment as required for exhibitors.
- Assist the Exhibitions Coordinator in installing special exhibitions.
- Repairs to plinths and other small repairs related to exhibitions throughout the gallery
- Cleaning/ tidying tools, supplies and other storage areas.
- Keep inventory and stock of tools/ supplies and notify the Exhibitions Coordinator of shortages or replacements as needed
- Preparing mailers or posting up gallery advertisements around campus as needed.
- Assist Exhibitions Coordinator in lighting the exhibitions.
- Installing vinyl and special signage as required.
- Monitoring access to the gallery during the opening reception.
- Assist the Gallery Director with permanent collection requests as needed.

If you are interested in learning more about exhibition installation, art handling and working with artists then please submit a letter of interest and your CV to by September 13th at 12:00pm. No previous experience necessary, training will be provided at any level. Must be enrolled in courses at NSCAD University in the Fall 2021 semester.

How To Apply

By email

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