Working with clients and partners, the National Research Council Canada
strategic research, innovation support, scientific and technical services to
deploy solutions to meet Canada's current and future industrial and societal
Guided by our core values of impact, accountability, leadership, integrity and
collaboration, NRC is a dynamic and vibrant organization that, in its ongoing
is seeking a User Experience Specialist.
User Experience Specialist, Knowledge Management
Ottawa - Ontario
This is a 2 year term position from the date of reporting.
Assignments and secondments may be considered according to NRC's policies.
An eligibility list for this position may be established for external
To ensure the delivery of NRC search and discovery services of the highest
are optimally configured, operationalized, and integrated in user workspaces
workflows, so that users can autonomously search for, discover, and access the
and services that they require to achieve their business objectives.
An MLIS degree from an ALA accredited institution.
Significant experience with web-based library technologies such as integrated
systems, proxy servers, browser plugins, federated searching, link resolvers,
or meta- search tools;
Significant experience in applying web accessibility standards and user-
principles, preferrably in a federal government context;
Significant experience with survey and assessment methods, including user
surveys, focus groups, and analysis of web usage statistics.
From $71,592 to $84,497 per annum (under review) plus the Bilingualism Bonus
$800 a year.
Language: Bilingual imperative CCC/CCC
As an employer who values diversity in its workforce, we encourage candidates
to selfidentify as members of the following designated groups: women, visible
aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.
Candidates must clearly demonstrate in their cover letter how they meet the
and experience factors listed in the essential qualifications. Candidates must
education/experience criteria as a header and then write one or two paragraphs
demonstrating how they meet them.
Candidates who have Second Language Evaluation (SLE) test results with the
Service Commission should include these results with their application.
Preference will be given to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of
Please include citizenship information in your application.
This position is being advertised externally only.
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Interested in being considered? All applications must be submitted on-line.
not fax or email your applications. Applications must be received no later
January 21, 2012.
APPLICATIONS MUST QUOTE COMPETITION NUMBER: 16-12-0058.
Accommodation is available to all candidates retained for further assessment.
Telephone: (613) 991-9432
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Your resume must demonstrate that you meet all of the above mentioned
Preference will be given to Canadian citizens.
We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration
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