Summer Student Job Opportunity

Kootenay Gallery of Art, History and Science Society

Are you interested in working in a fun and artistic work environment? Kootenay Gallery of Art, History and Science Society is looking for a summer student to assist in the day-to-day operations of the Gallery. This position is open to students between the ages of 17-30 years.

The ideal candidate will have an interest in the arts and will report directly to the Executive Director. Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with implementation of visual art exhibitions
  • Supporting community engagement programs / workshop events
  • Liaising with regional artists
  • Performing gift shop inventory and sales
  • Social media marketing
  • Basic researching skills / experience
  • Special projects including researching potential indigenous and cultural diversity initiatives, identifying regional indigenous artists & artisans


  • Interest in art education, studio art, and/or art history
  • Interest and/or experience in community programming
  • Interest and/or experience in event management
  • Strong social media skills

Hours – 21-35 hours per week for 16 weeks, may include some weekends and evenings 

Salary – $17.40 per hour

Start Date – May 14, 2024

Some evening and weekend work may be required.

How to Apply
Send your resume and cover letter by email to: (Please write “Summer Student Job Application” in the subject line.)

Deadline for Applications

May 3, 2024 12:00 PM (noon) PST

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