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Parks Canada Interpretation Officer Coordinator II
Jasper, AB $57,608 - $62,067 a year Parks Canada Jasper National Park of Canada (Alberta) PM-02 - Interpretation Officer/Coordinator II Anticipatory, Summer 2020 - English and Bilingual $57,608 to $62,067 ((currently under review)) Closing date: 13 March 2020 - 23:59, Pacific Time Who can apply: Persons employed or residing in Jasper, Alberta and within a 900 kilometre radius of Jasper, Alberta, who have a 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. Apply online Important messages We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you need to be accommodated during any phase of the evaluation process, please use the Contact information below to request specialized accommodation. All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential. 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Duties Duties In this job you will: Supervise and support a team Ensure program quality and standards are met Complete timesheets and schedules for team Ensure safe work place Plan programs Adapt programs Deliver programs Inspire visitors through stories and activities Plan and host special events Liaise with the Indigenous Relations Manager, local Indigenous communities, and Elders Work environment Parks Canada is a federal government agency. Parks Canada protects and presents Canada’s great nature and culture. Parks Canada includes: parks, marine conservation areas, historic sites. Parks Canada places are found in all regions of Canada. Parks Canada is a world leader in conservation. In this job you will develop and present theatre programs guided walks activities talks You will inspire visitors to connect through stories of the land and people. Intent of the process This process may be used to create a list of qualified candidates to staff similar positions with various tenures, security levels or linguistic requirements in same or other parts of the Canadian Rockies. Positions to be filled: 1 Information you must provide Your résumé. Contact information for 3 references. In order to be considered, your application must clearly explain how you meet the following (essential qualifications) EDUCATION: You must have: A minimum of 2 years’ post-secondary education OR Acceptable combination of education, training, experience. Acceptable combination of education, training and experience means: Indigenous traditional knowledge relevant to the position AND Successful completion of a minimum of three (3) adult learning courses relevant to the duties of the position; AND Experience in supervision or leadership Degree equivalency EXPERIENCE: In a professional role, sharing stories and activities with people. Supervision and support to staff. Working or living within traditional or current Indigenous culture. Working with people who have different points of view. . The following will be applied / assessed at a later date (essential for the job) Various language requirements English essential or Bilingual Imperative -B/-B Information on language requirements KNOWLEDGE: 1. Knowledge of interpretive theory and techniques such as storytelling, demonstration, children’s activities, or guided walks; 2. Knowledge of Jasper National Park's natural and cultural heritage, including local Indigenous land use. ABILITIES: 1. Adaptability - Adapting in order to work effectively in ambiguous or changing situations, and with diverse individuals and groups; 2. Client Focus - Providing service excellence to internal and/or external client; 3. Teamwork - Working collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals 4. Communication through Interpretation - Listening to others and communicating articulately to inform, influence and involve. PERSONAL SUITABILITY: 1. Sound judgment; 2. Communicates effectively; 3. Personally connects with others; 4. Takes Responsibility Conditions of employment Reliability Status security clearance - The position requires the incumbent to: . Work shift-work, and/or weekends, and/or statutory holidays and provincial/territorial holidays; . Wear a Parks Canada uniform as per the uniform policy and/or dress in period costume as per Parks Canada requirements; . Work and/or travel in varied terrains, weather conditions, isolated locations and by various means of transportation; . Stand/walk/hike for prolonged periods (examples include: doing point duty or roving at high use areas, 4- 6 hours of standing/walking outdoors); . Perform certain physical tasks as per job requirements (lifting and carrying props that weigh up to 25kg up and down stairs for storage, carrying boxes of publications, wearing safety gear for traffic control, dealing with difficult people). Possession and maintenance of a valid Class 5 driver’s license. Other information The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that reflects the Canadians we serve. We promote employment equity and encourage you to indicate if you belong to one of the designated groups when you apply. Information on employment equity The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that reflects the Canadians we serve. We promote employment equity and encourage you to indicate if you belong to one of the designated groups when you apply. Information on employment equity For tips to navigate the application process step by step, refer to the following site: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GW7P3g9hhI. Parks Canada is committed to the principles of diversity and employment equity under the Employment Equity Act, and strives to ensure that our workforce reflects the diverse nature of Canadian society. We encourage women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of a visible minority group to self-identify in their application. Please submit your completed application, including all of the above-mentioned documentation. Failure to do so may result in your application being rejected. The Parks Canada Agency is established as a separate employer in the Federal Public Service under the Financial Administration Act. Persons appointed to the Agency continue to be part of the Public Service. 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You must be specific and provide concrete examples/details for each Experience element, as applications will be screened only on the information provided. Failure to provide sufficient information may result in your application being screened out of the competition. Persons are entitled to participate in the appointment process in the official language of their choice. Travel cost for individuals who are not Federal Public Servants will not be covered. We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.