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Accommodations and Security Officer

Reference number: JUS23J-049600-000098
Selection process number: 2022-JUS-EA-142275
Department of Justice Canada - Management Sector / Corporate Services Branch
Edmonton (Alberta), Vancouver (British Columbia)
$54,878 to $61,379

Closing date: 26 January 2023 - 23:59, Pacific Time

Who can apply: Persons residing in Canada, and Canadian citizens and Permanent residents abroad.

Important messages

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.

Assessment accommodation

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Intent of the process

The immediate need is to staff two English essential positions in Vancouver on an indeterminate basis. A pool of partially or fully assessed candidates may be established to staff similar positions within the Department of Justice with various language requirements, tenures, operational requirements and/or conditions of employment.

Positions to be filled: 2

Information you must provide

Your résumé.

In order to be considered, your application must clearly explain how you meet the following (essential qualifications)


ED1: A secondary school diploma or an acceptable combination of education, training and/or experience.

Degree equivalency


EX1: Experience providing advice or services related to security and accommodations/facilities management.
EX2: Experience in analyzing and interpreting policies or directives in order to provide advice.
EX3: Experience in coordinating or managing projects.

If you possess any of the following, your application must also clearly explain how you meet it (other qualifications)

Asset qualifications/ Experience

AEX1: Experience in coordinating financial assets.

Operational Requirements

OP1: Willingness and ability to work overtime on short notice

The following will be applied / assessed at a later date (essential for the job)

English essential

Information on language requirements


A1: Ability to manage workload in order to meet deadlines
A2: Ability to communicate orally
A3: Ability to communicate in writing

Personal Suitabilities

PS1: Interpersonal Relationships
PS2: Initiative
PS3: Judgement
PS4: Client Service Orientation

The following may be applied / assessed at a later date (may be needed for the job)

Organizational Needs

The Department of Justice believes that to be able to effectively serve the public, its workforce needs to reflect the diversity of the Canadian population. Diversity is a great source of strength in driving Canada’s Legal Team in ensuring that Canada’s justice system is as fair, accessible and efficient as possible. The Department is committed to a representative workforce that represents the Canadian public we serve. If you are an Indigenous person, a person with a disability, a member of a racialized group* or a member of the 2SLGBTQI+**/Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) community we encourage you to self-declare in this staffing process.

* Please note that this group is currently designated as members of visible minorities in the Employment Equity Act and the self-declaration form.

** 2SLGBTQI+: Two-Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and people who identify as being part of sexual and gender diverse communities.

Conditions of employment

Secret security clearance

Other information

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

• Communication for this process will be sent via e-mail. It is your responsibility to ensure that a current e-mail address is provided, updated accordingly and that it accepts messages from unknown senders. You are encouraged to provide a second e-mail address in your application.

• You are entitled to participate in this process in the official language(s) of your choice. Please indicate your preferred official language(s) in your application.

• You will need to submit your proof of education documents at the time of assessment. If you were educated outside of Canada, you must have your credentials and/or diploma assessed against Canadian education standards. The public service will accept any Foreign Educational Credentials as long as they are deemed comparable to Canadian standards, through a recognize credential assessment service. Information is available at the following link:

• You may be required to meet the asset qualifications, operational requirements and/or the organizational needs; depending on the requirements of the specific position being staffed.

• A random selection and/or a top-down selection may be used during the process to determine who will undergo further assessment.

• Other qualifications may be added and/or taken into consideration in choosing the person to be appointed (selection decision).


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.

Contact information

Sandra El-Seikali, Human Resources Advisor
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