Museum Curator [Laxgalts’ap]

Museum Curator



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Museum Curator




The Nisga'a Lisims Government


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Laxgalts’ap, BC


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About the Organization

The Nisga'a Lisims Government (NLG) building opened its doors in 2000, and has since been responsible for a vital set of functions carried out under various departments including Finance, Programs & Services, Fisheries & Wildlife, and Lands & Resources, all which contribute to the development of the surrounding area. NLG's directives are governed under Nisga’a laws as well as federal and provincial laws.

About the Opportunity

NLG is seeking a full-time Museum Curator to join the group in Laxgalts’ap (also known as Greenville) in beautiful British Columbia.

As the Curator, you will be responsible for all aspects of curatorial, collections and programming developments, including Museum operations management.

More specifically, you will provide vision, direction and oversight for exhibit, research and collections development at the Museum while representing the Museum regionally in these respective human history areas and building support for the Museum through fundraising efforts.

This is the ideal role for someone who is truly passionate about art and culture.

We invite you to apply if you have a University Degree in Education, Museum Studies, History, Visual Arts or a related discipline combined with 2 - 5 years’ of experience working in a museum, art gallery or cultural centre setting, with 1 year at the Curator / Director levels.

As a creative professional, you must have the ability to work in a collaborative community context to increase the Museum’s impact in British Columbia and Canada.

Finally, you must possess a valid Driver's Licence and be flexible and adaptable to changing work schedules, priorities and timelines.

Don't miss this unique opportunity to work at one of British Columbia's most stunning museums and locations.

About the Benefits
In appreciation of all your hard work and determination, you will be rewarded with a highly competitive annual salary and a fantastic host of benefits including:

Relocation assistance for the right candidate
38 days off (20 vacation + 18 elective leave)
Extended Health and Dental
Short and Long Term Disability
Group Life Insurance
Professional Development
Group Pension Plan
Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP) which provides confidential counseling services to assist employees with a variety of life's challenges
Nisga'a Lisims Government strives to maintain its position as an employer of choice. We operate with respect for one another in the workplace and we value the contribution of all of our employees. We encourage transparency and open communication within our organization throughout all of our departments.

At NLG, you will be met with an exciting career, an ethical and respectful work environment, and opportunity to serve in public service for the good of our Nation. With hard work and determination, the possibilities for career progression are endless at NLG.

If you're looking for a rewarding and challenging role with a progressive First Nation - Apply Today!

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