PB 4, 5, 6 /Inventory for Project Managers

Department of Education and Early Childhood Development
PB 4, 5, 6 /Inventory for Project Managers
Open (Term and Permanent Positions)
Fredericton

The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development are seeking individuals to join the Accountability and Quality Assurance branch as Project Managers working in the Fredericton Office.

The successful candidate will be responsible and accountable for the planning, execution and finalization of projects according to agreed parameters. The successful candidate will be responsible for defining project scope, goals, requirements and deliverables; delivering project objectives and overseeing quality control; directing and managing project development; developing full-scale project plans and effectively setting, communicating and managing project expectations; liaising with project stakeholders and planning, scheduling and tracking project timelines, milestones and deliverables; developing and delivering progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations; delivering status reports, analyzing results and troubleshooting problem areas; supporting change management initiatives in concert with the Change Management specialist, and monitoring and managing risks, issues and interdependencies between projects in a program.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

PB4: University degree in Business Administration or a related field and a minimum of 4 years of related work experience, including two years of project management related experience. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered.

PB5: University degree in Business Administration or a related field and a minimum of 5 years of related work experience in project management. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered.

PB6: University degree in Business Administration or a related field and a minimum of 6 years of related progressively responsible work experience in project management. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will be considered.

Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration. Please ensure that preferred language for assessment is identified on your resume.

ASSET QUALIFICATIONS: Preference may be given to candidates that demonstrate certification in Project Management, either PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) or Prince2 methodology. Experience in Change Management Methodology (PROSCI) also considered an asset.

Subject to the response to this competition, candidates may be required to demonstrate on their application one or more of the asset qualifications in addition to the essential qualifications in order to be given further consideration.

The following operational requirement(s) is also required: May require some travel. Candidates must possess a valid driver's license.

BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES: The successful candidate will possess the following behavioural competencies:

  • Client Service Orientation
  • Effective Interactive Communications
  • Relationship/ Network Building
  • Teamwork and Cooperation
  • Results Orientation
  • Analytical Thinking

TECHNICAL COMPTENCIES: The successful candidate will possess the following technical competencies:

  • Planning and Prioritizing
  • Written Communication

Résumés should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment.

Salary:

Pay Band 4: $48, 178 - $67, 366 per annum 
Pay Band 5: $55, 120 - $77, 012 per annum 
Pay Band 6: $64, 038 - $85, 228 per annum 

We encourage applicants to apply on-line or by mail at the following address by August 17, 2018 indicating competition number: 18-2000-024. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level.

Department of Education and
Early Childhood Development
Human Resources Services
Place 2000, 250 King Street
Fredericton, NB E3B 5H1
Telephone: 1 506 444-4909
HR.Competitions@gnb.ca

We thank all those who apply however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

As per the Civil Service Act, candidates registered with the Equal Employment Opportunity Program and veterans, who demonstrate they are among the most qualified, shall be given preference at the time of appointment.

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