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Human Resources Advisor, Operations

Competition number: C0319-0669
Location of position: Ottawa, Ontario
Job status: Indeterminate
Number of positions being staffed: 1
Classification: GR-07
Salary: $71,007 to $86,596 per year
Language requirements:
Bilingual Imperative (CBC/CBC)
Open To:
Persons legally entitled to work in Canada, who are currently residing in the National Capital Region
Closing date: May 13, 2019
Special posting considerations: Preference will be given to Canadian citizens.

The results of this competition may be used to staff similar term or indeterminate positions within the Human Resources Division.

We are committed to being an employer of choice by offering a progressive, positive and flexible work environment. We value our contribution to Canada and are proud of our reputation for supporting research excellence.

Job Summary

Provide management and employees with advice, information and professional services in all areas of human resources management and more specifically in the areas of staffing. The Human Resources Advisor serves both the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC).

Statement of Qualifications


Graduation with a degree from a recognized post-secondary institution with acceptable specialization in human resources management, labor or industrial relations, psychology, public or business administration, organizational development, education sciences, social sciences, sociology, or an acceptable combination of education, experience or training relevant to the position.
Degree equivalency


Experience in providing strategic advice and recommendations in staffing to all levels of management;
Experience in the interpretation and application of legislation, policies and directives related to staffing.

Experience in human resources planning and employee or labour relations;
Experience in job evaluation;
Experience with the Hay Group Job Evaluation System.


Knowledge of current and emerging human resources trends


Ability to analyze problems and provide advice related to human resources impacts;
Ability to work under pressure;
Ability to plan and organize changing priorities in an efficient manner;
Ability to effectively communicate orally;
Ability to effectively communicate in writing;
Ability to influence.

Personal Suitability

Interpersonal relations
Client service orientation
Strategic thinking

Condition(s) of Employment

Security Clearance: Reliability Status

In their application, candidates must fully demonstrate that they have all of the required qualifications.

We are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environments. If contacted regarding this competition, please advise us in a timely fashion, of any accommodation assistance you require to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from women, members of a visible minority group, Aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.

Organizational Needs

Selection may be limited to members of the following Employment Equity groups: Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, women.

Information on employment equity

Acknowledgment of receipt of applications will be sent. Only those selected for an exam/interview will be contacted.

If you require additional information on the position, please contact us at RECRUITING@NSERC-CRSNG.GC.CA or at 613-995-6061.

We thank all of you for your interest in this employment opportunity.

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