Gallery Attendant – Royal Alberta Museum

Job Title: Gallery Attendant

Location: Royal Alberta Museum – Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Full or Part-Time: Full-Time

Hours of Work: 36.25

Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Salary: $20.05 to $24.22 per hour


Closing Date: Open until suitable candidate(s) selected


The Royal Alberta Museum (RAM) is the largest museum in western Canada and one of the top museums in Canada. Located in the Arts District in downtown Edmonton, we collect, preserve, research, interpret, and exhibit objects and specimens related to the heritage of Alberta’s people and natural environment.
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Role Responsibilities

The Royal Alberta Museum is seeking an enthusiastic team player with experience with a museum or science centre to help ensure our galleries are tidy, operating properly, and ready for visitors.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Gallery set-up and operations
Drawing on experience with maintaining public displays, the incumbent will implement procedures to prepare the galleries for opening. This will predominantly include setting up interactives and programing materials, and cleaning and sanitizing high-touch surfaces and programing materials. This will be done as per operating procedures.

Drawing on experience maintaining a neat and inviting gallery, science centre or display space, the incumbent will monitor all of the museum galleries and identify issues with interactives and other exhibit elements. The incumbent will resolve any well-defined minor/recurring issues themselves (as per operating procedures) and will provide a detailed report regarding complex/undefined deficiencies to a senior team member for resolution.

Treat visitors and colleagues in a friendly and positive manner in providing courteous, professional and solutions-focused services.

Support delivery of self-directed programming.
The incumbent will set up self-directed programing activities in galleries, and tidy these spaces throughout the day and replenish supplies as required. The incumbent will also monitor an inventory of resources / consumables for interactives, programs and activities, and may be tasked with ordering more as required. Incumbent may also be required to deliver simple, pre-defined programs to visitors as required.

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