Opportunities at the Museum

MUSEUM ASSISTANT - CASUAL

The Flying Boat Museum has an exciting opening for casual Museum Assistants. 

The successful candidate/s will be responsible for museum operation activities to ensure visitors gain the best possible experience from their visit to the Museum, supporting the care of the collection, providing guided tours to visitors including school and tour groups, and site security as part of the museum team.

 

This casual position attracts approximately $27.15 per hour Monday to Saturday, $38.01 on Sundays, and $59.73 on public holidays (incl. 25% casual loading). Hours for this position will be rostered between 8.30am and 4.30pm Monday to Sunday. Work on public holidays will be required from time to time.

 

A valid Working with Children Check is essential for this position. In accordance with current government requirements, the successful candidate must provide evidence they have received an approved Covid-19 vaccination or authorised medical exemption.

 

A position description is available from www.lakebogaflyingboat.com

 

To apply for this role, please send your cover letter and resume to museum@flyingboat.org.au

 

Applications close at 5pm on Friday, 1 July 2022.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The Catalina Flying Boat Museum is seeking expressions of interest from persons wishing to volunteer at the Museum.

 

Volunteering at the Catalina Flying Boat Museum is a rewarding opportunity for those with a keen interest in local war related history to not only learn more but enthusiastically connect members of the public, school and community groups as well as out of town visitors with our rich history.

 

Volunteers at the Museum assist in a variety of ways from warmly welcoming visitors to the Museum, processing entry transactions and sales, and informing visitors about the collection.

 

Volunteer days are flexible. 

The Museum operates between 9am-4pm, seven days a week.

 

Special Requirements:

  • Confident to interact with visitors including large groups and school groups

  • Ability to provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination

  • Current Working with Children Check (or ability and commitment to obtain one) 

  • Ability to use computerised point of sale system (or willingness to learn)

 

Register your expression of interest

Those interested in volunteering can collect a Volunteer Application Form from the Catalina Flying Boat Museum or click the link below to access and print our form.