Aviation Centre Administrator [Thunder Bay]

Aviation Centre Administrator



Job Title:


Aviation Centre Administrator




Northwestern Ontario Aviation Heritage Centre


Job Type:

Contract, one year


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Thunder Bay, Ontario


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$17.50/hour, 35 hours/week


Job Description:


The Northwestern Ontario Aviation Heritage Centre requires a self-motivated, enthusiastic person to assist in its continued growth, improvement and regional impact of the Northwestern Ontario Aviation Heritage Centre. You will be part of a dynamic team that has developed a state of the art heritage centre in Thunder Bay. A non-profit organization, the Northwestern Ontario Aviation Heritage Centre provides the community with a window to the rich aviation heritage of the region. The role will include presentations, oral history interviews, activities, events and more.
Duties include: undertaking research and reporting on a variety of subjects relating to the mandate of the Northwestern Ontario Aviation Heritage Centre; assisting in the creation and development of displays, educational programs, and public presentions on aviation subjects to specific groups and the general public; performing front desk activities including sales of merchandise and general office functions such as responding to inquiries, maintaining sales inventory, greeting visitors, and conducting public tours as required; assisting in the production of the Centre’s quarterly newsletter; and assisting in the collection and cataloguing of aviation artifacts.
Qualifications: university or college graduate within the last three years from an accredited college or university in museum studies, history, education, public relations or an acceptable alternative. The candidate must be a graduate of a post-secondary degree or diploma program. The position will be a first full-time employment in the candidate’s field of study. A strong interest in aviation would be an asset.

Please submit application including a resume and cover letter by email to: noahc@tbaytel.net, attn: George Holborn, Vice President, Northwestern Ontario Aviation Heritage Centre. Your cover letter should include any particular skills or interests you possess as may be pertinent to the position.