Thursday, July 26, 2012

Ottawa Job of the Day: Expert in Canadian History

Anticipatory Staffing
Canadian Museum of Civilization / Canadian War Museum

Experts in Canadian History
E7 ($58,712 - $73,390)

Permanent full-time positions and
Temporary full-time positions for a period 6 to 36 months
Position Number 6001

The Canadian Museum of Civilization Corporation (CMCC) is creating a pool of qualified candidates for upcoming staffing opportunities. To prepare for Canada’s historic 150th anniversary, the CMCC is seeking research experts in Canadian history in fields such as: political history, military history, economic history, and early and modern Canadian history. This is a ‘once in a lifetime’ opportunity to join an outstanding team of researchers, historians and curators at Canada’s foremost history museums.

As the ideal candidate, you hold a PhD in your field of expertise or equivalent combination of education and experience. You also have experience or interest in interpreting and communicating history to the general public.

Please specify your field of expertise when applying, and indicate whether it is for a permanent or a temporary position.

You possess knowledge of:
  • The political, military, social and economic history of Canada;
  • Scholarly research and research methods in History and related disciplines;
  • Applied research in a museum environment or other public history settings;
  • The Canadian Museum of Civilization, the Canadian War Museum and other Canadian museums’ programs and activities.

You have experience in:
  • Conducting complex and extensive research on the history Canada;
  • Writing scholarly books and articles, and communicating in other media, on Canadian history and culture, and related topics;
  • Exhibitions development;
  • Documenting and using museum and archival collections;
  • Presenting information through popular writing, lectures and exhibitions to the general public.

Monday, July 23, 2012

Ottawa Job of the Day: Afternoon host on The Bear

Are you crazy about radio and believe that it really is all about the listener?
Can you inspire listeners to become part of an afternoon drive show?
If yes, then keep on reading!

This is your chance to join the team at The Bear in Ottawa!

We’re on the hunt for an afternoon drive host who can live, breathe, and love Ottawa!

106.9 The Bear serves Ottawa and the Ottawa Valley and we’re looking for not only our next great on-air performer, but someone who wants to be part of this fantastic city.


ON AIR PERSONALITY – The Bear (Ottawa)
(Afternoon Drive Host Position)

The ideal candidate:
Needs to have the smarts and maturity to cover all topics: the good, the bad, the ugly, the political, the humorous, the insane, the emotional…things we deal with everyday as human beings. These are the universals that connect us all and make good radio stations great.
Lives and breathes the ROCK life!
Has integrity, is real and honest with his audience and co-workers.
Must be committed to charitable work, public appearances, and community involvement.
Is proud of his work ethic, on and off the air, Technology, social media, and emerging trends are his friends.
Is looking for a place to grow, invent, create, connect, and make things happen far beyond the job description.
Wants to be part of a company that invests in people, offering the support, guidance, mentorship, and leadership that makes us all better at what we do.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Ottawa Job of the Day: President and CEO of the Ottawa Airport

With the announcement of the upcoming retirement of CEO Paul Benoit after 16 years of service, the Authority is seeking its next President and CEO. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the CEO is responsible for managing the growth and expansion of air traffic, passengers and infrastructure in a fiscally responsible manner through a highly functioning team.

As the ideal candidate, you are a senior executive who has worked in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced culture. You are an exceptional leader and relationship builder who is comfortable working with a wide variety of important stakeholders. You have the ability to manage complex budgeting systems and have had exposure to large capital projects. Focused, yet flexible, your experience in creating and executing business plans is highly valuable. Bilingualism is considered to be an asset. The ability to obtain a security clearance is an essential condition of employment.

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Ottawa Job of the Day: Morning Host - boom 99.7

(Deadline is today)

  • Host and entertain an interactive radio show that fits the target audience of boom 99,7;
  • Prepare and broadcast a Morning Show that includes relevant and interesting content for the target audience in Ottawa;
  • Update Interactive content (blogging, video, facebook, twitter, other Interactive content related activities);
  • Make public appearances;
  • Produce commercials when required;
  • Prepare and record Voice track shifts when required;
  • Fill in for various day parts when required;
  • All other related tasks.
More info: