Third Space is hiring!

THIRD SHIFT Festival Associate

$15/hr, Full-time, Contract 

Location: Saint John, NB

Timeline: March-September, 2021 (flexible)

Application Closing Date: February 1, 2021

Third Space Gallery is seeking to fill the position of THIRD SHIFT Festival Associate. The successful candidate will work closely with staff and volunteers of Third Space Gallery to present THIRD SHIFT Contemporary Arts Festival in Saint John, New Brunswick in August 2021. The successful candidate will work with the Executive Director at USTATION on Prince William St, and will work remotely during COVID-19 Recovery Plan Red and Orange phases. More information about THIRD SHIFT at

Tasks include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Festival Logistics and Planning
  • Liaising with Community Stakeholders and Partners
  • Corresponding with Artists and Participants
  • Event Promotion
  • Volunteer Coordination

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Their capability as an independent worker
  • Experience with event planning and promotion
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of the Saint John community and contemporary art an asset
  • Outgoing personality

All applications must be sent to Katie Buckley, Third Space Gallery’s Executive Director, no later than 23:59 ADT on Monday, February 1st 2021 at Applicants must include a resume and cover letter with a subject heading of “THIRD SHIFT Festival Associate: Insert Your Name.”

Teach a Workshop!

Would you like to share your artistic expertise with the Third Space community? We are now accepting applications to hold workshops of all disciplines! Whether you would like to instruct a painting class, facilitate a performance art workshop, or anything in between, we would love to hear from you!

Please note: Third Space is currently operating on an itinerant model so workshops will have to take place in a community space. We would be happy to help you find a location.

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