Archive Support Volunteer


  • Working with the Archive Manager assisting with website related projects and tasks
  • Scanning photos and documents for upload to the website
  • Labelling website content with date, location or era
  • Geo-tagging website content with location
  • Adding appropriate descriptions and tags in WordPress
  • Reporting to Archive Manager on completed tasks
  • Interest in local history and heritage
  • Knowledge of Barrie and surrounding area
  • Experience with WordPress, DropBox and Google search engines
  • Able to attend training on or off-site
  • Access to a secure internet site
  • Available four hours per week
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Proficient in WordPress
  • Strong communication skills, written and oral

All candidates are expected to commit to a minimum six month term and report all tasks to the Archive manager on a weekly basis. Interested candidates should respond in writing to the Director of Recruitment Casey Cuff [email protected] with their reasons for wanting to join the Barrie Historical Archive team. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in supporting the Barrie Historical Archive!