Museum Volunteer

(Orillia Museum of Art and History (The))

Position ID: V-ORI0437
Last Modified: 15 Mar 2022
Last Full Update: 07 Jan 2022

Opportunity Details: Museum Volunteer

Contact Monica Szegvary, Museum Operations Coordinator, Orillia Museum of Art & History; Phone: 705-326-2159 ext 102; Email:
    The Museum Volunteers Will Report To The Museum Operations Coordinator And Will Support With:
  • Exhibition Installation
  • Visitor Experiences/Gallery Greeter
  • Special Events
  • Studio Assistant
  • Docent
  • Research
  • Collections
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Benefits Both on the job and through workshop opportunities, development of employment-related skills, discounts on OMAH Shop purchases, letters of reference and records of volunteer hours
Areas of Interest Arts & Crafts ; Culture & Heritage ; Historical / Archival Activities
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work
Commitment Length One Time / Special Event ; Short Term (3 months or less) ; Long Term (More than 1 year) ; For as long as you are able to commit! We prefer to have consistent faces at the front desk on a weekly basis, so if you are looking for a consistent volunteer commitment, OMAH is the place for you!
Interaction Level Small Group - Interacting with visitors who visit the museum ; Virtual Volunteering
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance - Paid parking at rear ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance - Rear-entrance accessibility ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Location Orillia
Number of Positions Orillia 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going ; We provide any necessary training.
Transportation Near public transit

Agency Details: Orillia Museum of Art and History (The)

Office Phone 705-326-2159
Address & Map
Sir Samuel Steele Building, 30 Peter St S
Orillia, ON
Canada L3V 5A9
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Mailing Address Sir Samuel Steele Building, 30 Peter St S 
Orillia, ON 
Canada L3V 5A9