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Summer Employment

If you are a youth looking for a summer job and want to develop skills in anthropology, archaeology, history, education, or First Nations studies, the Museum of Ontario Archaeology may be the place for you! Every summer we have a number of positions available from camp counsellors to positions working closely with our curatorial staff, a summer position at the MOA is a great way to gain experience working in a museum!

2022 MOA Summer Grant Positions

Please note:  The Museum’s vaccination policy requires all staff to be fully vaccinated, according to provincial definitions, against Covid-19.


Camp Coordinator – Closed
One position funded through Young Canada Works (YCW)

The Museum of Ontario Archaeology is hiring a Camp Coordinator for our summer season!


Indigenous Collections Assistant – Closed

One position funded through Young Canada Works (YCW)

Work Term: June 6th to August 26th (12 weeks), 35 hr/week, $15/hr.

The Museum of Ontario Archaeology is seeking an Indigenous Collections Assistant for the summer season! The Indigenous Collections Assistant is a position created for a First-Nations, Métis or Inuit Youth.  Do not apply for this position unless you self-identify as FNMI.


Museum Cataloguer – Closed

Position funded through Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ).

The Museum of Ontario Archaeology is seeking a Museum Cataloguer for the summer season. Our Museum Cataloguer will assist with collections repackaging, cataloguing, data entry, and other collections management tasks.

Work Term: 8 weeks, 35 hr/week, $15/hr.  Start date: June 6th, Anticipated end date: July 31st.


Archaeological Collections Assistant – Closed

Position funded through SEP.                             

The Museum of Ontario Archaeology is seeking an Archaeological Collections Assistant for the summer season! Our Archaeological Collections Assistant will assist with collections repackaging, cataloguing, data entry, and other collections management tasks.   


Camp Counsellor – Closed

Position funded through Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ).

The Museum of Ontario Archaeology is hiring a Camp Counsellor for our summer season.


Museum Educator – Closed

Position funded through Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ).

The Museum of Ontario Archaeology is hiring a Museum Educator for our summer season.


Museum Co-ordinator – Closed

Position funded through Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ).

The Museum of Ontario Archaeology is seeking a Museum Co-ordinator for the summer season.


If you are a current student at Western University, please see also Work Study Opportunities