Nikkei National Museum & Cultural CentreNikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre's mission is to honour, preserve, and share the history and heritage of Japanese Canadians and Japanese culture in Canada.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre team!

Please Note: The NNMCC continues to monitor the situation around the COVID-19 pandemic. Job duties will be adjusted whenever needed to accommodate physical distancing requirements.

We are currently hiring for the following positions:


Brief Description:

We are looking for someone who embodies the spirit of Omotenashi – hospitality – to join our team. The successful candidate will greet visitors as they enter the building, direct them accordingly, and be an informed source of information. The Receptionist will be a friendly, outgoing person who can encourage guests to visit the gallery and shop, and provide explanations on our exhibits and merchandise.

Type: Permanent, part-time
Shifts: Tuesday – Saturday, 9:15am – 5:15pm and Wednesday 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Additional shifts or schedule adjustments may be required during special events, including evenings, weekend and holidays.
Start date: Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Interviews begin: April 15, 2022

Salary: $16.00 per hour

Summer seasonal positions

Junior Manga Camp Assistant

Period of employment: July 8, 11-15, 25-29; August 8-12, 2022 (16 days, alternating weeks off)
Hours: 9am-4:30pm
Salary: $16.00 per hour

Apply by May 31

Ongoing opportunities

Facility Team

Brief Description:
The Facility Staff is a hands-on staff person assuming overall responsibility for the set up and cleaning duties and for facilitating use of the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre.

Employment Period:
Part-time and On-call
Salary: $15.65 /per hour