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 highly analytical with expertise in highway contract tendering? If so, consider this exciting opportunity with the Contract Management Office to lead the tendering of over 2 billion dollars annually of highway improvement contracts!What can I expect to do in this role?In this role you will:• supervise and lead the contract tendering process for the Ministry in compliance with related policy, standards and procedures• provide authoritative advice and guidance on contract tendering• participate in the Section/Contract Management Office planning, decision making, change, review and problem solvingHow do I qualify?Technical Knowledge:• You have comprehensive expertise in contract tendering that allows you to effectively oversee the processing of tender documents to ensure quality products.• You have knowledge of the principles and applications of technology related to highway contracts (e.g. civil, electrical, structural and architectural) and materials, testing, practices, standards and trends to provide effective technical supervision and leadership.Skills:• You have attention to detail, analytical, evaluation and problem solving skills to ensure integrity of tender document formats/processes and make authoritative recommendations.• You have relationship management skills to establish and maintain effective working relationships. • You have oral and written communication skills to prepare policies, correspondence and reports, provide authoritative interpretations and advice, and make presentations.• You have demonstrated supervisory and administrative skills to provide effective and efficient leadership for tendering staff.• You have work planning and prioritizing skills to achieve critical deadlines.
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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