November 20, 2014
Working with clients and partners, the National Research Council Canada provides strategic research, innovation support, scientific and technical services to develop and deploy solutions to meet Canada's current and future industrial and societal needs. Guided by our core values of impact, accountability, leadership, integrity and collaboration, NRC is a dynamic and vibrant organization that, in its ongoing evolution, is seeking an Industrial Technology Advisor (ITA) specialized in engineering (e.g. mechanical, manufacturing, or industrial) with additional expertise in Information and Communications Technologies (ICT).
Industrial Technology Advisor – Engineering & Information Communications Technology
Industrial Research Assistance Program
Victoria - British Columbia, RCO, English
Job Summary/Your Challenge
The successful candidate will support Canadian small to medium sized enterprises (SME) to grow through innovation. He/she will provide business and technology advisory services to SMEs and will assess their innovation projects for potential IRAP funding.
The incumbent will promote the awareness of and facilitate access to programs, expertise and services available from NRC and other government organizations, as well as from universities, colleges and other non-government organizations.
In order to better serve IRAP’s clients, the incumbent will develop and maintain a network of business and professional contacts in his/her sector of expertise
Applicants must demonstrate within the content of their application that they meet the following screening criteria in order to be given further consideration as candidates.
To view the full job description and list of qualifications or to see the information in French please visit: http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/careers/competitions/10_14_0485.html
An external eligibility list may be established for a one-year period for similar positions with various tenures.
In their cover letter, candidates must:
Clearly demonstrate in their cover letter how they meet the education and education/experience criteria as a header and then write one or two paragraphs demonstrating how they meet them.
This position is being advertised internally and externally simultaneously, however first consideration will be given to internal NRC applicants.
Please read the following instructions carefully to ensure efficient processing of your application:
Résumés must be submitted by e-mail using the “Send Resume” button on the NRC website (http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/careers/competitions/10_14_0485.html) . Please do not modify the subject line of the email and ensure that you answer all of the pre-populated application questions found in the email. You will receive an email confirming receipt of your application.
Or please send your resume and cover letter to NRC.ExtHiring-EmbaucheExt.CNRC@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca and be sure to quote hiring number 10-14-0485 in the Subject line.
The NRC is an employer who values diversity in its workforce.