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Organization:    Ministry of Government Services
Division:    Government Translation Services
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    02792 - Administrative Classification Group
Salary:    $1,225.46 - $1,473.93 Per Week*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    47980
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The Government Translation Service (GTS), Ontario Shared Services, Ministry of Government Services, seeks a customer-oriented individual to provide terminology services to the Ontario Government and external clients.

What can I expect to do in this role?

Working within the Terminology Unit of GTS, you will:

• provide corporate terminology services and create official government names
• develop, review and distribute linguistic usage standards for French-language communication within the Ontario Public Service
• handle special projects such as ministry glossaries and maintain the terminology databases, website and library

How do I qualify?

•You are proficient in English as well as in oral and written French at the superior level

Technical Knowledge and Skills:
• You have knowledge of terminology theory, principles, methods and practices
• You have proven ability to carry out complex research using terminology software and tools
• You can analyse concepts, recommend and create French equivalents for official terminology, draft research results for clients and prepare terminology records for corporate databases and websites

Other Related Skills:
• You have excellent writing skills to write web content, reports, correspondence and memos to clients, suppliers and stakeholders
• You have strong customer service, oral communication and interpersonal skills
• You have strong organization, planning and coordination skills to analyze requests, identify their nature and prioritize them according to urgency

Additional information:

  • 1 Bilingual Permanent, 77 Grenville St, Toronto, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   3-7
Category:   Administrative and Support Services
Posted on:   Thursday, November 15, 2012
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Thursday, November 29, 2012 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
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