Skip to main content

Position: Summer Student - Archives Assistant

Competition Number: 2017-EX-EN-51992499-01
Competition posting date: 2018-02-01
Competition closing date: 2018-02-28

Office of the City Clerk and Solicitor
Multiple Positions
Affiliation: Non Union/Non MPE
Salary: $14.000 per hour (2018 rates of pay)

Category: Summer Opportunities
Employment Group: Summer Student

Job Summary

Under the direction of an archivist, provides assistance with the appraisal, arrangement, description, preservation, and making available of archival records in the custody of the City of Ottawa Archives; assists with the physical control of archival holdings; and assists with the day-to-day operation of an archives reference service.

Education & Experience

Post Secondary Student (completion of first year College or university): History or related discipline / Museum Studies / Archival Studies

Minimum of four (4) months but less than eight (8) months of related experience is required: Experience in a client-service environment.

Language, Certificates & Licenses

The successful candidate will be required to complete a Criminal Record Check to the City of Ottawa’s satisfaction.

English oral, reading, writing required.

Students must supply own CSA-approved, green patch safety work boots.


Competencies & Skills


Tell a friend

If this opportunity matches your interest and profile please apply online by using the "Apply" button. If this is your first online application please refer to our resources on how to apply for jobs online .

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected to continue in the selection process will be contacted.

The City of Ottawa is committed to providing quality services by establishing a qualified workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves. The City encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

Accessible formats and communication supports are available upon request. Please contact the HR Service Centre at 613-580-2424, extension 47411