|Protective Technical Systems Support - Installation|
Protective Technical Systems Support - Installation
Company : Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Salary : $75,129–$91,953 a year
Location : New Brunswick
Fredericton (New Brunswick)
IT-02 - SPICT-02
$75,129 to $91,953
Closing date: 25 September 2022 - 23:59, Pacific TimeWho can apply: Persons residing in Canada, and Canadian citizens and Permanent residents abroad.
We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you need to be accommodated during any phase of the evaluation process, please use the Contact information below to request specialized accommodation. All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.
****NOTE: It is your responsibility as a candidate to submit a COVER LETTER, which clearly outlines how you meet each of the screening qualifications (i.e. education, essential experience and asset qualifications) as well as a resumé which is linked to the information provided in your cover letter.
** Please note that it is not sufficient to only state that the qualification is met or to provide a listing of current or past responsibilities.
**** You must provide CONCRETE EXAMPLES, which illustrate how you meet each qualification.
***For example, the best approach is to use each screening qualification as a heading, and provide a description outlining how that qualification is met. Failure to clearly demonstrate how you meet the screening criteria (education, essential experience and asset qualification) may result in the REJECTION OF YOUR APPLICATION.
****Candidates who are missing information or submit incomplete information could be screened out.
For this selection process, 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 e-mail address and make sure that this address is functional at all times and accepts messages from unknown users.
All job applications must be submitted through the www.jobs.gc.ca system.
Testing/interviews will be conducted at locations of the employer's choice and may require candidates to travel to the test/interview location, Fredericton, N.B.
Please note that candidates (including persons employed in the Public Service) will not be considered to be in travel status or on government business and travel costs will not be reimbursed. Consequently, candidates will be responsible for travel costs.
** PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS IN YOUR WWW.JOBS.GC.CA PROFILE/ACCOUNT IS ACCURATE AND UP TO DATE, AS THIS IS THE ADDRESS WE WILL USE TO CONTACT YOU.
**IF IT IS NOT ACCURATE, YOU RISK MISSING IMPORTANT NOTIFICATIONS. WE USE THE CONTACT INFORMATION GENERATED BY THE SYSTEM, NOT INFORMATION THAT IS FOUND ON YOUR RESUME/COVER LETTER.
Intent of the process
The immediate need is to staff one position on an indeterminate basis.
A pool of qualified candidates may be established to staff similar temporary, and/or permanent positions (including acting appointments).
Should a Civilian Member (CM) be found qualified and selected for appointment, the appointment will not result in a change of status to the Public Service (PS) category for the CM. Information regarding the CM appointment will be sent to all applicable candidates who are within the area of selection and participated in the advertised process.
Positions to be filled: 1
Information you must provide
A covering letter "which clearly outlines how you meet each of the screening qualifications (i.e. education, essential experience and asset qualifications)"
In order to be considered, your application must clearly explain how you meet the following (essential qualifications)
Graduation from a two-year program of study from a recognized post-secondary institution with acceptable specialization in computer science, information technology, information management or another specialty relevant to the position to be staffed.
1. Indeterminate incumbents in the IT group on December 9, 2021 who do not possess the education prescribed above, are deemed to meet the minimum education standard based on their education, training and/or experience. They must be accepted as having met the minimum education standard whenever this standard is called for when staffing positions in the IT group.
2. Indeterminate incumbents of positions in the CS group on May 10, 1999, who do not possess the education prescribed above, are deemed to meet the minimum education standard based on their education, training and/or experience. They must be accepted as having met the minimum education standard whenever this standard is called for when staffing positions in the IT group.
3. At the manager’s discretion, an acceptable combination of education, training and/or experience may serve as an alternative to the minimum education stated above. Whenever the minimum education is met using this alternative, it is met for the specific position only and must be re-assessed for other positions for which this alternative has been specified by the manager.
2. *Significant experience in the installation, programming and maintenance of technical equipment associated to security systems (ie. electronic access control, intrusion detection or closed circuit video.
3. **Recent experience in troubleshooting and repair of electronic and electromechanical equipment, with emphasis on security systems (eg. intrusion detection, video, or physical access).
4. **Recent experience in electronic security such as software applications, networks and interface hardware.
5. **Recent experience in electronic system performance analysis, problem analysis and documentation.
- Significant experience is defined as a minimum of 2 years’ experience.
If you possess any of the following, your application must also clearly explain how you meet it (other qualifications)
Certification in either alarm or voice/data/video disciplines.
Experience using enterprise applications to host access control systems, intrusion detection systems and/or closed circuit video systems.
Experience and/or training in locksmithing, including the installation and service of physical security hardware such as mortise locksets, cylindrical locksets, electric strikes and exit devices.
Experience working for the RCMP or in a police environment.
The following will be applied / assessed at a later date (essential for the job)
Bilingual - Non Imperative (BBB/BBB)
This position requires proficiency in both official languages, English and French, at the above-noted level. If you do not meet the language requirements of this position and the appointment is being made on a non-imperative basis, you will be exempted by the Public Service Official Languages Exclusion Approval Order from meeting the official language proficiency requirements at the time of an appointment. By accepting an offer, you agree to undertake to attain the level of official language proficiency required for the position, through language training at public expense, within a period of two years. If you do not attain the level of language proficiency required by the end of the two-year period, you agree to be appointed or deployed on an indeterminate basis to a position for which you meet the essential qualifications that is of a similar level and salary as the bilingual position.
Information on language requirements
Knowledge of electronic access control systems, intrusion detection systems and video surveillance technologies.
Knowledge of national and provincial building and electrical codes and legislation.
Knowledge of electronic security network configurations and communication protocols used in security systems and applications.
Ability to communicate effectively in writing.
Ability to communicate effectively orally.
Ability to analyze and troubleshoot application software, hardware and firmware problems and to recommend appropriate solutions.
Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
Client Service Oriented
Planning and Organizing
Conditions of employment
Top Secret security clearance - of the RCMP.
All applicants for positions within the Royal Canadian Mounted Police will be subject to a thorough security clearance process which includes an interview wherein questions may include (but not limited to), reference checks, previous employment, on-line activities, credit checks, alcohol and/or drug use.
Must hold a valid driver’s license.
Willingness and ability to travel within New Brunswick on a regular basis.
Willingness and ability to travel within Canada to assist on major event security deployments.
Willingness and ability to work overtime on short notice.
Willingness and ability to work outdoors in various inclement weather conditions.
Willingness and ability to climb ladders and to work at height.
Willingness and ability to work in confined spaces.
Willingness and ability to lift boxes or equipment up to 23 kg.
The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that reflects the Canadians we serve. We promote employment equity and encourage you to indicate if you belong to one of the designated groups when you apply.
Information on employment equity
Preference will be given to veterans first and then to Canadian citizens and permanent residents, with the exception of a job located in Nunavut, where Nunavut Inuit will be appointed first.
Information on the preference to veterans
We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.