ANTICIPATORYIt is the intent to establish pools of candidates for current and / or future vacancies.These pools may be used to staff temporary or permanent positions within Employment and Social Development Canada in the Atlantic Region.
These pools may also be used to staff similar positions within Employment and Social Development Canada.
Positions to be filled : Number to be determined
Information you must provide
Your résumé. You must meet all essential qualifications in order to be appointed to the position. Other qualifications may be a deciding factor in choosing the person to be appointed.
Some essential and other qualifications will be assessed through your application. It is your responsibility to provide appropriate examples that illustrate how you meet each qualification.
Failing to do so could result in your application being rejected.
The following will be applied / assessed at a later date (essential for the job)
Second Language Writing Skills Self-AssessmentIn order to help you decide if you should apply to a bilingual position, an optional self-
assessment of your writing skills in your second official language is available for you to take before completing your application.
The following may be applied / assessed at a later date (may be needed for the job)
When you apply to this selection process, you are not applying for a specific job, but to an inventory for future vacancies.
Applicants who meet the essential experience and education qualifications will have their application included in the inventory for this ongoing selection process.
As positions become available, the applicants meeting the initial screening requirements identified by the hiring manager may be contacted and referred for consideration.
Please ensure that your information is updated and remains current in your PSRS Applicant Account.Candidates must meet all of the essential qualifications noted in the Statement of Merit Criteria to be appointed to a position.
A candidate may be appointed to a position even though he / she does not meet any or all of the asset qualifications or operational requirements.
However, meeting these criteria is desirable and may be a deciding factor in choosing the person to be appointed. Depending on the requirements of the position(s) being staffed from this process, for current or future vacancies, any or all of the asset qualifications, operational requirements, and organizational needs may be applied at the time of staffing.
Candidates may be contacted and assessed against these criteria at any time during this process.Management may choose one or more Asset Qualifications at the screening stage.
Persons are entitled to participate in the appointment process in the official language of their choice. Applicants are asked to indicate their preferred official language in their application.
Written test(s) will be administered.Interviews will be conducted. Reference checks will be sought. If you do not fully complete the screening questions as instructed, you will be screened out.
Only screened in candidates will be contacted for further assessment.Candidates who have failed to qualify on this process will not be re-
considered for future pulls from the inventory.Random selection and / or top-down selection may be used at any time during the process to identify which applicants will be further assessed.
We will be requesting proof of your education and proof of citizenship. If the name on your education credentials is different from the name on your application, we will require proof that you are the same person, e.
g. a copy of a marriage certificate. The client organization will accept applications on-line only. All job applications must therefore be submitted through the Public Service Resourcing System (PSRS).
The following are some of the benefits associated with applying on-line :
Applicants can verify the status of their applications, at any time.
line.All communication regarding this process will be administered via e-mail. It is the candidate's responsibility to provide a valid e-
mail address and update their personal information when it changes. If special circumstances prevent you from having access to your email, please contact the assessment committee indicated below.
PLEASE NOTE : Alternative testing dates will be limited and only offered for extenuating circumstances : Illness (a medical certificate will be required) or Emergency Circumstances (verifiable).
In addition, our intention is to communicate with applicants by e-mail for screening / assessment purposes (including issuing screening results, and sending invitations for written tests and interviews).
Applicants who apply to this selection process must include in their application a valid email address and make sure that this address is functional at all times and accepts messages from unknown users.
Work Description is available upon request.Persons with disabilities preventing them from applying on-line are asked to contact 1-800-645-5605.
The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of Canadian society. As a result, it promotes employment equity and encourages candidates to indicate voluntarily on their application if they are a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group.
The Public Service of Canada is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.
If contacted in relation to a job opportunity or testing, you should advise the Public Service Commission or the departmental official in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.
Preference will be given to veterans and to Canadian citizens, in that order.