Senior Safety Research Advisor two temporary (up to 12 months

Senior Safety Research Advisor
two temporary (up to 12 months with possible extension)
one temporary (up to six months with possible extension)
Are you concerned about road safety in Ontario and looking for an opportunity to use your
strong research skills? If so, then the Ministry of Transportation, Road Safety Research
Office is looking for you to conduct statistical analyses of large data sets and undertake
qualitative research to support the development and evaluation of road safety policies and
What can I expect to do in this role?
In this role, you will:
• design and conduct complex research
• coordinate project teams or consultants undertaking research for road safety program
and policy development
• work independently or as part of a team
• use, develop and enhance various databases to organize and analyze data
• project trends, assess key indicators, conduct long-range forecasting and comparative
data studies
• provide technical expertise in planning, design, implementation and evaluation of road
safety initiatives
Location: 1201 Wilson Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
How do I qualify?
Research and Data Modelling Knowledge:
• you have advanced knowledge of research methods, writing and editing, data modelling
and analytical techniques for conducting multi-dimensional studies
• you understand long-range forecasting and can carry out comparative data studies
• you have strong knowledge of information technology, socio-economic theory and road
safety trends and practices
Communication, Interpersonal and Analytical Skills:
• you can communicate effectively to prepare and present reports and submissions
• you can conduct stakeholder consultations using your negotiation skills
• you have superior analytical skills to analyze and interpret complex research material and
evaluate results
• you are able to work independently and demonstrate political acuity
Computer Skills:
• you are proficient with personal computers, related software and databases (e.g. MS
Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Salary range: $1,363.01– $1,779.77 per week
Please apply online, by October 27, 2014, by visiting and entering
Job ID 69910 in the Job ID search field. Please follow the instructions to submit your application
online. Faxes are not being accepted at this time. If you need employment accommodation,
please contact us at to provide your contact information.
Recruitment Services staff will contact you within 48 hours. Only those applicants selected for
an interview will be contacted.
The Ontario Public Service is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation will be provided in
accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.