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Posted: Tue Oct 15, 2019 5:52 pm
by The Dieselduck
Employment Opportunity

October 11, 2019

School of Maritime Studies

Marine Institute

(Contractual Position to December 18, 2020)

The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University is North America’s most comprehensive marine institute dedicated to education, training, applied research, industrial response and technology transfer in support of oceans industries. The School of Maritime Studies, within the Marine Institute, is involved in a wide variety of education, research, and training for the marine industry. This includes three and four year technology diplomas covering all aspects of the marine transportation industry, including Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering Systems Design, Marine Engineering and Nautical Science programs. Graduates of the Diploma of Technology programs are eligible to continue their studies in the degree programs offered at Memorial University, through the Marine Institute - Bachelor of Maritime Studies (BMS) and a course based Master of Maritime Management (MMM). The School has also recently secured a position for an Industrial Research Chair in the area of Marine Passenger Transportation Technology. We are now seeking qualified faculty to assist with the development and delivery of these programs and to support the School of Maritime Studies as it pursues research in maritime technology.

The successful applicant will provide instruction in the Diploma of Marine Engineering Technology and/or Transport Canada Certification programs including industrial training. Duties include; developing course materials and curriculum as part of the ongoing program review process; participating with other instructors in the program review process; evaluating student performance and providing feedback to students; working with industry partners to ensure the programs continue to meet their needs; advising students on work placement opportunities and career options; participating in the development of curriculum for current and new courses; and performing other related duties as required.

Extensive experience (minimum 10 years) in the marine transportation industry; possession of a Transport Canada Certificate of Competency ideally at the First Class Engineer level; an equivalent combination of experience and training may be considered. Qualifications at the degree level and previous teaching experience at the post-secondary level are also assets.

SALARY Commensurate with Marine Institute Instructors’ Collective Agreement (NAPE Local 7405)

CLOSING DATE November 1, 2019

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, preference will be given to applicants who are legally entitled to work in Canada. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including women, people of any sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression; Indigenous peoples; visible minorities and racialized people; and people with disabilities.

The personal information requested in your application is collected under the authority of the Memorial University Act (RSNL 1990 c M-7) for the purpose of identifying and recruiting candidates; assessing applicant qualifications; and maintaining records pertaining to the administration of employment with Memorial University of Newfoundland.

If you are a successful candidate, this information will form part of your permanent employment record and will be used for other activities related to the employment process. This information may be disclosed to government departments and agencies as legally required; and to third party service providers, as necessary to administer programs and activities.

If you have any questions about the collection, use and disclosure of the information on this form, please contact MyHR, Department of Human Resources, at (709) 864-2434.

For further information concerning this opportunity, email, or contact the Human Resources Office, Marine Institute, Room E3306C or by telephone at (709) 778-0440.

Please be advised that we are unable to provide updates on current competitions.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.