PROGRAMS ASSISTANT, TRUCK CONTEMPORARY ART
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS PROGRAMS ASSISTANT DEADLINE // MONDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2020 JOB DESCRIPTION/ The Programs Assistant contributes to...

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
PROGRAMS ASSISTANT

DEADLINE // MONDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2020

JOB DESCRIPTION/

The Programs Assistant contributes to the research, development, and implementation of TRUCK’s public programs. The primary roles and responsibilities of this position will be to assist with promotion and communications related to TRUCK’s contemporary art programming. Tasks include assisting with the development and implementation of a communication strategy, and providing support during the presentation of winter programs.

The position also assists in day-to-day gallery operations including: exhibition facilitation, installation, promotion of events, and communication with gallery visitors, and participating artists.

REQUIREMENTS FOR CONSIDERATION/

• Pursuing learning related to contemporary art, visual arts, or communications.
• Interest in contemporary art and artist-run culture.
• Commitment to community, inclusivity, equity, and anti-racism.
• Excellent organizational and communication skills.
• Strong problem solving skills and attention to detail.
• Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently.
• Ability to work flexible hours including weekends and evenings when necessary.

TO BE ELIGIBLE/

Under the terms and conditions of Canada Summer Jobs, applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria: be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment; be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act 3; and, be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant legislation and regulations.

DETAILS/

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and current resume, no later than midnight on Monday, November 2, 2020 to: director@truck.ca
This position is for 30 hours per week from mid-November to end of February 2021 at $20.00 per hour + 4% vacation pay. If full-time hours present a barrier for applicants, we are open to considering alternative ways of organizing working hours.

EQUITY & ACCESS/

TRUCK is committed to inclusivity in employment and acknowledges systemic inequities create barriers to employment and other opportunities. We strongly encourage applications from equity-seeking groups, including those who are Indigenous, Black, People of Colour, Gender Diverse, LGBTQ, Two-Spirit, Persons with Disabilities, and others with the lived experiences, skills, and knowledge to engage equity-seeking communities.

We are committed to accommodating applicants with barriers to the recruitment process outlined above. Please be in touch if you require accommodation in respect to the materials or procedures used at any time during this process, and we will work with you to determine how to best meet your needs. You may reach us at 403-261-7702 and at director@truck.ca.

For more information, contact TRUCK during regular gallery hours
Thursday to Sunday, 12PM to 6PM
T: 403.261.7702 I E: director@truck.ca