New Jobs: OPS, York Region, Wellesley Institute, Public Sector Digest

Senior Policy Advisor, Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. Apply by December 10, 2014.

The Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care is looking for a policy expert to support the Provincial Programs Branch by providing leadership and expertise in all facets of policy development to help meet the strategic objective for provincial health care systems and delivery.

Senior Policy Advisory, Ministry of Labour. Apply by December 10, 2014.

Consider this exciting opportunity with the Ministry of Labour’s Prevention Office, where you will provide project leadership and expertise in specialized research, analysis, development, implementation and issues management of occupational health and safety prevention, strategies, policies, programs, and standards.

Transportation Services Policy Analyst, York Region. Apply by December 10, 2014.

Reporting to the Head, Departmental Strategy and Policy, is responsible for providing policy and program support, review, research, analysis and coordination across the Department; assisting with the development of continuous quality improvement initiatives including process mapping and researching transportation industry best practices; and monitoring developments, opportunities and trends in legislation that may impact Transportation operations/planning or policy.

Researcher (4 positions), Wellesley Institute. Apply by January 15, 2015.

For the three full time positions we are interested in a range of applicants with different levels of experience, from early career researchers with some track record who are looking for a substantive position to launch a career, to mid career or more experienced researchers who are excited by the vision of Wellesley Institute and want to work with our team. The fourth position will be a one-year post to carry on our housing work while our housing specialist is on secondment.  The successful applicant will undertake work on housing supports and supportive housing to complement our ongoing work.  We envisage an applicant with at least a master’s degree in a relevant subject (or equivalent) and some track record in housing research.

Research Analyst, Public Sector Digest (London ON). Apply by December 5, 2014.


New Jobs: C.D. Howe Institute and Ontario Trillium Foundation

Policy Analyst, C.D. Howe Institute. Apply by December 1, 2014.

The C.D. Howe Institute, Canada’s leading independent, non-partisan public policy research Institute, seeks a full-time Policy Analyst to join its research team. The position offers a unique opportunity to inform debates over economic and social policy in Canada. Reporting to the Vice-President, Research, and working with the Institute’s Senior Policy Analysts, the position combines original research with coordination and review of work by outside experts, publishing, and presentation to policymakers, business people, academics, and the media.

Policy and Performance Measurement Specialist, Ontario Trillium Foundation. Apply by December 3, 2014.

Reporting to the Director of Policy, Planning and Performance (P3), this position develops and implements the Foundation’s performance measurement, program evaluation and impact assessment projects and supports other P3 department activities as required.

New Jobs: Ontario Ministry of Transportation

Policy and Program Advisor (2 positions), Ministry of Transportation. Apply by November 20, 2014.

Are you interested in an exciting and unique opportunity to contribute to the success of the largest international sporting event ever hosted in Canada? If yes, why not consider expanding your project management, or transportation planning and operations experience with the Ministry of Transportation’s Pan/Parapan Am Games Branch in Toronto as we prepare for the 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games.


CUTRIC Program Manager Job. Apply by November 30, 2014.

The Program Manager leads the building of CUTRIC, the first NFP research network dedicated to the innovation of transit and public mobility in Canada. The Program Manager builds, maintains and manages existing partnerships through the development and implementation CUTRIC’s start up plan and positions CUTRIC for stable growing operations. The Program Manager establishes a program of research forums to match the research interests between industry, operating, and academic partners.

New Job: Ontario Nonprofit Network

Policy Advisor, Ontario Nonprofit Network. Apply by November 14, 2014 at 17:00.

The Ontario Nonprofit Network works to create and influence system and policy change that will strengthen Ontario’s nonprofit sector- and we’re looking for a dynamic policy expert to join the team. This role would contribute to ONN’s policy agenda through a strategic advisory role focusing on research, analysis, policy development and stakeholder engagement.

New Jobs: City of Mississauga and Ontario Community Support Association

Stormwater Charge Implementation Project – Research Assistant, City of Mississauga. Apply by November 11, 2014.

Reporting to the Project Manager, Stormwater Fees, the Research Assistant will support the success of the Stormwater Charge Implementation Project by becoming the subject matter expert on the City’s stormwater charge and its supporting programs.  This will result in the creation of policies that are well researched and incorporate best practises, so that the objectives of the Stormwater Financing Implementation Project are successfully achieved; an initiative that will establish dedicated funding for the City’s stormwater program by creating a fees and charges system.

Policy & Research Analyst, Ontario Community Support Association. Apply by November 10, 2014.

OCSA is currently seeking a Policy & Research Analyst to research and evaluate trends, opportunities, challenges and risks related to the Personal Support Worker (PSW) workforce and to its role in supporting the broader health care agenda.  Provide input into policy options and program opportunities with the goal of enabling the Registry to become a critical source of information and support to a range of stakeholders and decision-makers.