Nikkei National Museum & Cultural CentreNikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre's mission is to honour, preserve, and share Japanese culture and Japanese Canadian history and heritage for a better 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: $15.20 /per hour