Location: 4025 4th St. SE
Terms of Employment: 1 year part-time contract with the possibility of extension, October 2022 – October 2023
Hours/week: 12 hours/week including a mandatory 2 days per week during gallery hours including Saturdays and 1 flex hour for working remotely throughout the week; some evenings and weekends as required.
Application Deadline: Interested applicants must submit their application no later than Monday, September 26, 2022. Application instructions are below.
About the OpportunityAlberta Printmakers (A/P) is seeking an enthusiastic individual who is community-minded with a keen interest in the non-profit arts sector, and has experience both with printmaking techniques and with working in a shared studio setting.
This is a part-time one-year contract position with the possibility of extension.
About Alberta Printmakers (A/P)A/P cultivates an inclusive and collaborative environment to learn about printmaking, to create printed works, and to pursue exciting artistic opportunities.
We demonstrate this through our publicly accessible Main Gallery programming, through our studio facilities and educational programming, and by regularly coordinating projects and events that foster artistic excellence and community engagement in printmaking and the arts.
Our gallery and studio are located in Mohkínsstsisi/Calgary, on the traditional territories of the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta.
A/P has an open membership, is governed by a board of directors, and is operated by a team of three regular staff members, who reach out to volunteers in accomplishing A/P’s goals. The nature of our work is inclusive, collaborative and professional.
To learn more about A/P, visit albertaprintmakers.com.
A/P is an Equal Opportunity EmployerA/P is an organization that embraces and respects diversity, where every employee, volunteer or contractor is entitled to a working environment which promotes dignity and respect to all. No form of discriminatory behaviour, intimidation, bullying or harassment is tolerated, and all employees are encouraged to develop their full potential and talents.
A/P encourages and welcomes applications from members of equity-deserving groups including members of Indigenous, Black and racialized communities; persons identifying as LGBTQIA2S+; and persons with disabilities.
Accessibility in the A/P FacilityA/P strives to accommodate the needs of our community members whenever possible. Our building is located near the 39th Avenue LRT Station and has free parking stalls located in front with an access ramp at the north end of the building.
Our space is mostly mobility friendly, however our washout sink area for printmaking processes, and our single stall gender neutral washroom are not wheelchair accessible.
Full Job DescriptionReporting to the executive director and working together with Alberta Printmakers (A/P) staff and volunteers, this position is primarily responsible for managing the safety and maintenance of the A/P studio facility, and for contributing to the organization’s visitor, renter and community engagement experience.
Key ResponsibilitiesStudio/Facility Maintenance and Safety (approx. 75% of time)
The ideal candidate will have:
How to ApplyEmail a cover letter and resume to: email@example.com including STUDIO OPERATIONS COORDINATOR in the subject line.
Applicants who may require accommodation during the application or hiring process are encouraged to contact A/P in advance so that we can work to support you within our capacity.
Applications must be submitted no later than September 26, 2022. Late applications will not be reviewed.
All applications will be reviewed in confidence, and assessed based on alignment of experience, interest and overall fit with the job description and qualifications outlined above.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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