Current Employment Opportunities - The Regional Municipality of Halton

Job Posting

INTERN – Wellness Promoter

Department:
CAO’s Office
Division:
Human Resources
Position:
INTERN – Wellness Promoter
Salary:
$42,500

 

 
 
 
 
Note:
Applicants will be considered for interviews based on the information provided in their application to the Region of Halton including a current resume and cover letter. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted.
 

This is a temporary full-time position working 35 hours per week from June 2017 to June 2018.  


Due to the expected volume of applications, we are only able to accept online submissions.  Hard copies will not be considered.

 

Preferred Background:

The successful candidate must possess an under-graduate or master’s degree in kinesiology and have familiarity with corporate wellness programs. The candidate must be capable of planning and implementing work in an organized manner, and working collaboratively with others.  The ability to handle sensitive and confidential issues/information in a professional manner is essential.

 

The candidate is expected to:

  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience in wellness and disability management
  • Possess superior time management skills and able to manage work flow in order to complete work on time and as expected
  • Exhibit a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Knowledge of Parklane or other disability management software is preferred.
  • Make presentations and facilitate group discussions
  • Lead group activities such as training or work collaboration
  • Be self-motivated capable of working in a team environment and independently
  • Behave in a manner that contributes to healthy and safe work environment, and positive workplace culture

Working Conditions: 

Travel may be required; incumbent must provide their own transportation. The incumbent will be required to provide a copy of their driver’s license by their first day of employment.

 

To be eligible to apply for an intern position, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Legally entitled to work in Canada.
  • In possession of a Social Insurance Number at time of hire.
  • You have graduated or will graduate with a recognized post-secondary degree, post-graduate certificate or diploma between January 2016 and June 2017.

Duties:

·         Support in the coordination, facilitation and implementation of wellness activities and events.

·         Supports the coordination of the Region’s disability and health management programs which includes disability-specific policies and procedures, disability management (STD/LTD), WSIB, return to work programs and health and safety.

·         Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Posted:

March 15, 2017

Posting Expires:

March 26, 2017

Posting #:

CAO-133-17

 

 

 

 

 

How to Apply?

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NOTE: Applications that are not submitted online will not be considered. Personal information collected through the job application process will only be used for the purpose of determining qualifications for employment.