Gallery Assistant in Charge of Installations, Shipping and Receiving

Date Posted: Nov 23, 2019
Application Deadline: Jan 07, 2020
Start Date: Jan 07, 2020

Salary From: 25K To 30K
Province: Ontario
Region: Metro Toronto Area
City: Toronto
Employee Benefits: N/A
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Creative & Administrative
Job Type: Full-time
Career Level: Intermediate

Organization Description

Established art gallery exhibiting Canadian and International Art.

Job Description

Established art gallery is seeking a full time Gallery Assistant with expierence and knowledge of contemporary art.
  • Install/uninstall exhibitions
  • Packing/shipping/receiving artworks
  • Lighting set up of exhibitions
  • Photography of artwork and installations
  • Website maintenance and updating
  • Database updating
  • Create graphics for exhibition advertisements, printed gallery material, etc.


  • Must be detail-oriented and organized
  • Experience and familiarity with exhibit installation/power tools an asset
  • Good manual dexterity and ability to lift and carry objects
  • Experience with the special care and handling of fragile artwork Knowledge of contemporary art a plus

Proficiency with the following programs/skills:
  • Filemaker Pro
  • Photoshop
  • Digital Photography
  • Dreamweaver
  • Quark
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Mac OS

How to Apply:

Thanks, in advance to all applicants; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
  • Please contact with your CV and cover letter.
  • Expierenced candidates will be contacted with further information.


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