Department Name: Parks Canada Agency
Location: St. John's
Salary: $39,025 to $43,932 (under review)
Closing Date: March 8, 2012 - 23:59, Pacific Time
Reference Number: CAP12J-012083-000003
Selection Process Number: 12-PKS-NF-FUE-OC-002
Persons residing or employed in St. John’s, NL and within a 150 kilometer radius of St. John’s NL, extending to, amongst others, Burnside-St. Chad’s, NL, Port Blandford, NL, Terrenceville, NL, Petit Forte, NL.
The distance between your residence or your employment location and the position location will be determined using data provided by the Natural Resources Canada's Geographical Names of Canada website. For information on how to use this website visit http://www.jobs-emplois.gc.ca/centres/rd-ry-eng.htm.
Parks Canada Agency considers applications from all individuals who have legal status to work in Canada. Please indicate in your application the reason for which you are entitled to work in Canada: Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit.Language Proficiency
Applicants must demonstrate in their application that they meet the following merit criteria to be retained for further consideration.
• A secondary school diploma or PSC approved alternatives or acceptable combination of education, training, experience or traditional knowledge relevant to position.
Acceptable combination of education, training and experience:
Two years of secondary school or PSC approved alternatives; AND
• Successful completion of a minimum of one (1) course relevant to the duties of the position (e.g., courses taken through continuing education facilities, colleges, universities, professional or governmental organizations or employers including training provided by Aboriginal elders or group that may include but are not limited to courses in heritage interpretation, communications, public speaking, performing arts); AND
A minimum of three (3) months experience working in the fields of education, interpretation, and/or outreach-communications
. Experience in paid or volunteer work that entailed direct contact and communication with the public
. Experience in delivering messages/information to groups in face-to-face situations with the purpose of education, engagement, entertainment and/or motivation
. Experience in theatre/performing arts, heritage interpretation, adult education, museum education or storytelling
Applicants who meet the above criteria will also be assessed against the Statement of Merit Criteria for this position.Information to be provided:
You must provide the following information when submitting your application:
- Your résumé.
- You must ensure that you select at least one employment type when submitting your application: Employment Tenure
A list of qualified candidates will be established and may be used to staff similar temporary, permanent and seasonal positions on a part-time and/or full time-basis.
Your résumé must clearly demonstrate how you meet the requirements.
We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
Questions regarding travel and relocation.
The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. As a result, it promotes employment equity and encourages candidates to indicate voluntarily on their application if they are a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group.
The Public Service of Canada is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to a job opportunity or testing, you should advise the Public Service Commission or the departmental official in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.