We’re Hiring!

Posted in Bordernews by Border Crossings on May 4 2017

Position: Archives Intern

Term of Employment: June 19 – August 18, 2017 (9 weeks)

Wage: $11.00/hr, 32 hours/week

Applications due: May 19, 2017

Description: Border Crossings Magazine is seeking an Archives Intern who will assist Border Crossings staff in facilitating the preparation and transfer of magazine materials to archival holdings at Archives & Special Collections, University of Manitoba. Under the direction of Border Crossings staff, the Archives Intern will:

As the materials are contemporary art historical documents, a familiarity with the visual arts and literature is considered an advantage. No previous archival experience necessary. The position is based in Winnipeg and all work will occur at the office of Border Crossings.

Funding for this position is made possible by the financial assistance from the Government of Canada, Canada Summer Jobs program. As such, all applicants must:

  1. Be between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment;
  2. Have been registered as a full-time student during the preceding academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis during the next academic year;
  3. Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act*; and
  4. Be legally entitled to working according to Province of Manitoba legislation and regulations.

Employment equity is a factor in selection. Applicants are encouraged to voluntarily indicate in their application if they identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group.

Please apply in writing by sending a CV and references to editor@bordercrossingsmag.com.

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