At Sport Manitoba we fund and plan sports programs to promote the development of vibrant citizens, athletes and communities in Manitoba. The Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame is a program of Sport Manitoba.
Museum Collections Assistant (1 position)
24 weeks: September 27 to March 17, 2022.
$16.25/hour, 30 hours per week
Some weekend work may be required.
All work will take place at the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame & Museum, 145 Pacific Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame & Museum seeks intern for a 24 week project to work on an exciting project to support the collections management at up to 10 different sport-specific halls of fame, and with one sport club with a collection. This multi-pronged project will involve assessment, planning and delivery of collections improvements, policy writing and the preparation of planning documents. This project will provide experience in a wide range of collections management environments allowing the intern to learn best practise and also real world solutions to collections care.
The intern will also provide visitor services during the absence of other staff (this component is dependant on Covid-19 restrictions in fall 2021).
Physical demands of the job include sitting at a desk for long periods, using a computer/laptop, and digital camera. The intern must be able to move collections items safely from storage shelving to workspaces, including lifting items up to 20 lbs. Access to collections may include using a ladder.
A driver’s license is strongly preferred as some travel will be required (all travel expenses will be paid by the Hall of Fame)
The Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame and Museum is a leader in sport heritage in Manitoba. With a collection of 22,000+ collections items it documents, preserves, presents and showcases Manitoba’s sport history. The Intern will work under the direct supervision of the Hall of Fame Curator, Andrea Reichert.
Young Canada Works Employment Requirements
Resumés (cover letter, resumé and minimum two references) and inquiries should be directed to Andrea Reichert, by August 23, 2021.
(204) 925-5935, firstname.lastname@example.org, 145 Pacific Ave, Winnipeg, MB, R3B 2Z6
The Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame & Museum recognizes the importance of equity and diversity in the workplace. We actively encourage applications from members of groups with historical and/or current barriers to equity, including, but not limited to: