Monday , March 4 2024

Jobs in Government – Aids to Navigation Design & Review Specialist

Website Government of Canada

Job Description:

All essential education and experience qualifications and all asset qualifications will be assessed using screening questions through the online application. Please ensure you answer each screening question using clear examples of how you meet the qualification. Stating that the requirement has been met, and/or listing past or current responsibilities, does not represent adequate substantiation. Rather, you must provide concrete examples that clearly illustrate how you meet the requirement. Your resume may be used as a secondary source to validate the qualifications described; comments such as “refer to my attached resume” will not be accepted and may result in your application being rejected

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, review and analyze the performance and requirement for Marine Short-Range Aids to Navigation Systems.
  • Research, collect and analyze data related to the characteristics of the waterways, user information and environmental factors.
  • Assess navigational risks and their potential impact on mariners’ safety and the marine environment.
  • Investigate, analyze and recommend solutions/risk mitigation measures relating to the aids to navigation system design performance and navigational hazards to provide recommendations to management in compliance with national directives and international standards.
  • Update and monitor the inventory and operational status of aids to navigation using the national Marine Aids Program Information System (SIPA) database.
  • Work collaboratively with CCG Regional Operations Center/Fleet and Integrated Technical Services (ITS) to recommend replacement and/or maintenance on aids to navigation components, according to their life cycle management and technical specifications.

Job Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally
  • Willing and able to travel by any and all modes of commercial transportation including travel by helicopters and boats.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing
  • Ability to analyze and synthesize information and make recommendations to management.
  • Willingness to travel throughout the region as required during all seasons.
  • Willingness to work overtime as required.
  • Ability to provide Client Service Orientation
  • All employees of the core public administration are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and attest to their vaccination status unless accommodated based on a medical contraindication, religion, or another prohibited ground for discrimination as defined under the Canadian Human Rights Act.
  • Knowledge of the Marine Navigation and Canadian Aids to Navigation System TP-968.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience using nautical charts
  • Experience conducting engagement with stakeholders including Indigenous Peoples and other government departments.
  • Experience using nautical charts
  • Experience conducting engagement with stakeholders including Indigenous Peoples and other government departments.

Job Details:

Company: Government of Canada

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Charlottetown, Prince Edward, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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