Crime Prevention Project Manager, PB5
Department of Public Safety
Fredericton, NB
Department of Public Safety
Crime Prevention Project Manager, PB5
Open Competition for a Personal Service Contract

The Department of Public Safety is seeking an individual to join the New Brunswick Crime Prevention Branch as the Project Manager working in Fredericton.

The Crime Prevention Branch is responsible for the prevention and reduction of crime and victimization and ensuring community safety by fostering collaborative partnerships with justice, health, social service and community stakeholders, and developing and promoting evidence-based and cost-effective prevention approaches throughout New Brunswick. The Branch coordinates the research, planning, implementation, evaluation and sustainability of improvements to New Brunswick crime prevention policy and practice through the New Brunswick Crime Prevention and Reduction Strategy. Initiatives include the redesign of provincial diversion programs; the Coordinated Community Response Model to high risk and high danger intimate partner violence cases; Changing Directions case management for chronic repeat offenders; and research projects aimed at providing New Brunswick data to inform decision making.

As a member of the Crime Prevention team, the successful candidate will provide professional project management services to the branch and stakeholders on various crime prevention initiatives, including New Brunswick's gun and gang violence prevention efforts. The position is responsible for stakeholder engagement; project planning, management and reporting; and drafting of professional documents and reports.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must possess a University degree in Law, Business Administration, Social Sciences or a related educational discipline and a minimum of four (4) years of related work experience in the project management, community development or crime prevention fields. A combination of experience and related education may be considered.

The position requires written and spoken competence in English. Bilingualism is considered an asset. Please state your language capability in your application.

Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration. Please ensure that preferred language for assessment is identified on your resume.

ASSET QUALIFICATIONS: Preference may be given to candidates that demonstrate experience or knowledge in one or more of the following asset qualifications: evidence-based crime prevention, facilitating multisector collaborative projects or working with victims and offenders.

The following operational requirements are also required: a valid driver's license to carry out duties throughout the province. The successful candidate will be required to undergo a Criminal Records Background Clearance.

BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES: The successful candidate will possess the following behavioral competencies: Analytical Thinking/Judgment, Change Leadership, Effective Interactive Communication, Relationship/Network Building, Teamwork and Cooperation, and Results Orientation.

TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES: The successful candidate will possess the following technical competencies: Project Management, Specialized Subject Matter Expertise, and Presentation Skills.

Résumés should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment.

Salary: Annual from $56,524 to $78,962.

We encourage applicants to apply on-line or by mail at the following address by November 14, 2019 indicating competition number: R78-2019-20-1042. This competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level.

Department of Public Safety
Human Resource Services
20 McGloin Street, Marysville Place
P.O Box 6000
Fredericton, NB E3A 5T8
Telephone: (506) 453-2719

We thank all those who apply however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

As per the Civil Service Act, candidates registered with the Equal Employment Opportunity Program and veterans, who demonstrate they are among the most qualified, shall be given preference at the time of appointment.

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