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Manager, Data Liberation Initiative Program

Organization Name: Statistics Canada - Micro Data Access
Location: Ottawa (Ontario)
Classification: LS - 04
Salary: $72,844 to $85,976
Closing Date: January 23, 2013 - 23:59, Pacific Time
Reference number: STC12J-009329-000030
Selection Process Number: 12-STC-EA-NCR-841477
Vacancies: 1
Employment tenure: You must ensure that you select at least one employment type when submitting your application: Employment tenure

Web site: For further information on the department, please visit Statistics Canada

Who Can Apply

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Preference will be given to Canadian citizens. Please indicate in your application the reason for which you are entitled to work in Canada: Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit.

Statement of Merit Criteria and Conditions of Employment

Applicants who meet the following criteria will also be assessed against the Statement of Merit Criteria and Conditions of Employment for this position.

Essential Qualifications

Qualifications that are necessary for the work to be performed and that must be met in order for a person to be appointed.

Official Language Proficiency

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Bilingual - Imperative (CBC/CBC)



Experience in planning and managing traditional and web-based library client services

Recent** experience in participating in the development of library policies and procedures

Experience in managing human resources

Experience in preparing and delivering presentations and in conducting a variety of outreach activities (training, orientation, marketing, focus groups).

**Recent experience is defined as experience acquired within the past five years

Asset Qualifications

Qualifications that are not essential to perform the work, but that would benefit the organization or enhance the work to be performed currently or in the future.


Experience in negotiating and managing contracts for information products or services

Experience in cataloguing bibliographical material

Organizational Needs

Current or future needs that could enhance the way in which the organization operates or fulfills its mandate.

Employment Equity Group

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Selection may be limited to members of the following Employment Equity groups: Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, women

Information to be provided:

You must provide the following information when submitting your application:

Other Information (Notes)

You must provide proof of your education credentials when requested.

Persons are entitled to participate in the appointment process in the official language of their choice. Applicants are asked to indicate their preferred official language in their application.

A written examination may be administered.

An interview will be administered.

Reference checks will be sought.

Candidates must meet the essential qualifications to be appointed to a position.

Candidates may be required to meet the asset qualifications or the organizational needs, depending on the requirements of the specific position being staffed.

A person may be appointed to the position even though he/she does not meet any or all of the asset qualifications; however meeting these criteria is desirable and may be a deciding factor in choosing the person to be appointed.

A pool of qualified candidates may be established and may be used to staff similar with various positions tenures (indeterminate and determinate) at the LS-04 group and level within the Federal Public Service.

For this process, we find that email is the most efficient way to communicate with you. Candidates who apply to this selection process should include an email address that accepts emails from unknown users (some email systems block these types of email). If you do not wish to receive results by email and if you change your email address during the process, it is your responsibility to inform us.

Should you miss an appointment without providing reasonable cause, you may be screened out from this selection process. Please refer to Statistics Canada's Testing Guidelines.

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.

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