Description of Duties :
prepares recommendations using evidence-based research and qualitative and quantitative evaluation mechanisms to further develop and enhance programs and policies, subject to management approval where appropriate.
Current Assignment : To be determined
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required :
and community development / capacity building, acquired through a Masters level degree in a related field plus 1 year of accumulated experience in program evaluation, policy analysis, and planning, -
OR- equivalent combination of related education and work experience.
Understanding of public administration, government processes, municipal government structure, and stakeholder needs and interests.
Knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research methods, research ethics, theories, and principles of public health (health promotion, community health planning, and program evaluation).
Skill in statistical analysis.
Ability to disseminate research findings in an accurate, timely, and meaningful manner.
Research skills and ability to critically appraise and use evidence.
exchange information with other public health professionals; and participate as an effective team member.
Ability to develop policies and procedures for manager approval.
based searching; and qualitative / quantitative data analysis software to use and interpret data.
We thank all applicants in advance; however, we will be corresponding only with those selected for an interview.
The Region of Waterloo is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage qualified applicants to apply and will accommodate the needs of qualified applicants under the Human Rights Code in all parts of the hiring process.
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The Regional Municipality of Waterloo,
Human Resources Department
150 Frederick Street, 3rd Floor,
Kitchener, Ontario N2G 4J3
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