Application submissions for Summer Employment Opportunities with the Ontario Public Service
On Sunday March 1, 2015, our system experienced technical problems dealing with the high volume of applications on the OPS Careers website for summer jobs. As a result, some applicants may have received error messages preventing them from successfully applying.
We apologize for any inconvenience, and have extended the application period from March 6 to March 9th ending 11:59 p.m. There is no need to reapply if you successfully applied to a posted position.
Are you a high-energy individual with a passion for policy and strategy development and a keen interest in Information and Information Technology? Consider this challenging opportunity with the Strategy and Policy Development Branch of the Ministry of Government Services.What can I expect to do in this role?You will: • provide project leadership and expertise in the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of government wide I&IT strategies and policies, that support the government's policy, business and service delivery objectives• conduct sophisticated environmental scanning to identify and address issues which have I&IT implications for business decision making• develop and manage key stakeholder relations• prepare briefing notes, correspondence and position papers for senior managementHow do I qualify?Policy Development and Research skills• proven expertise in policy development, research, analysis and evaluation• ability to lead, coordinate and conduct policy research, development and analysis for corporate I&IT strategies and initiatives• ability to provide expert policy advice, analysis and recommendations to senior management• ability to identify and prioritize policy requirements, conduct research on new approaches and trends, develop policy objectives and conceptualize solutionsKnowledge of Information and Information Technology• advanced understanding of the I&IT environment and implications for achieving business goals• specialized knowledge and expertise in one or more of the following areas: information management, knowledge management, information technology and electronic service delivery/channels to develop and evaluate government wide I&IT strategiesProject Management and Leadership skills• demonstrated project leadership, planning, coordinating abilities to provide project planning and leadership on concurrent policy development projects and meet deadlinesNegotiation and Consulting Skills• excellent mediation, stakeholder negotiation, consulting and facilitation skills to establish credibility, gain cooperation and foster effective and collegial working relationships with internal and external stakeholdersCommunication Skills• communications, relationship management and interpersonal skills to provide expert policy related information, support and advisory services to senior levels government wide • excellent oral and written communication skills
Job advertisements for positions that have been designated bilingual will be provided in both English and French on the website. Positions that are not designated bilingual are not translated and are displayed in English only on both the English and French versions of the website.
Les annonces d'emploi pour les postes désignés bilingues sont publiées en anglais et en français sur le site Web. Les annonces pour les postes qui ne sont pas désignés bilingues ne sont pas traduites et elles figurent en anglais seulement, tant dans la version française que dans la version anglaise du site.
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Note: The only website where you can apply on-line for positions with the Ontario Public Service is http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca
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