Employment Opportunities

Visitor Services Receptionist (temporary, part-time):

Duration: August, 2022 to February 2023

Hourly Rate: $23.08

Application Deadline: Monday, July 4, 2022 by  12 noon.

Provide assistance to patrons of the Art Gallery of Peterborough (AGP) by greeting and directing them through the facilities and by answering inquiries. Process registrations and shop sales as well as assist staff with various facility programs, exhibits and communications

Qualifications: Knowledge and experience normally associated with a 2 year college diploma in related field with one-year experience including organizing and assisting with special events, media relations, and retail experience including cash handling and reconciliation experience. Familiarity with art and craft is required and art gallery experience would be considered an asset. Effective customer relation skills are essential along with strong verbal and written communication skills. Intermediate level computer skills including word processing, spreadsheet and database applications, and experience with CLASS database would be an asset. Well-developed organizational, administrative, and reception skills. Must have Emergency First Aid (or must obtain within 3 months). Basic conversational language skills in French would be an asset.

Must work primarily weekend and evening hours in addition to occasional holidays.

This is a temporary, part-time position until February 2023.

Please Note: The City of Peterborough requires all new employees, as a condition of employment, to provide proof of vaccination that they are fully vaccinated prior to their first day of employment.

How to Apply, Visitor Services Receptionist (temporary, part-time):

This position will be filled through the City of Peterborough’s HR department. For more information, and to apply to the Visitor Services Receptionist position please visit the City’s of Peterborough’s website. We thank you for your application but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Art Gallery of Peterborough will be CLOSED to the public on Friday, July 1 for Canada Day

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