Museum Artifact Technicians

(Hamilton Signals Association)

Position ID: V-HVC0046
Last Full Update: 03 Nov 2021

Opportunity Details: Museum Artifact Technicians

Comments Our members are retired Signalers from the Canadian Armed Forces and volunteers who love signaling. We provide hands-on experience working with historical artifacts from WWI, WWII, and the Korean War. In doing so, our audience gets to connect with the evolution of the Canadian Military Communications.
Contact Micheal Habib, Director of Volunteers, Vintage Signals Team; Phone: 6475454121; Email: meko.michael11@gmail.com
Duties Virtual at the moment. 
Working with the Vintage Signals Team volunteer curators, we require technicians who can maintain and perform minor repairs to historical artifacts. This position may require answering questions from the public on how the artifacts work and set up demonstrations. 
Qualifications: Museum Studies, Art History, Conservation or related fields.
More Info Link vintagesignalsteam.ca/
Benefits Expenses covered if donations are received for the event
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Couples ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of Interest Community Outreach ; Historical / Archival Activities ; Maintenance / Repair ; Marketing & Promotions ; Social Interaction ; Social Media ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Skilled Labour
Interaction Level Small Group ; Large Group ; Virtual Volunteering
Location Virtual - Halton, Hamilton, Toronto
Number of Positions Acton ; Burlington ; Georgetown ; Hamilton ; Milton ; Oakville 
 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going - revision of skills
Police Check Not Required

Agency Details: Hamilton Signals Association

Office Phone 905-825-9898
E-Mail vintagesignalsteam@gmail.com
Website vintagesignalsteam.ca/
Address & Map
John Weir Foote V.C. Armouries (meeting location)
200 James St N
Hamilton, ON L8R 2L1
 
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Mailing Address 244 Wales Cres 
Oakville, ON L6L 3X7