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Driver Education Liaison Officer
Work Location: Winnipeg

Reporting to the Driver Education Senior Program Delivery Coordinator, the incumbent is primarily responsible for co-ordinating training, monitoring, and evaluating Driver Education instructors and contracted commercial driving schools. The incumbent is also responsible for performing a liaison role with program delivery stakeholders province-wide, i.e. school divisions, high schools, commercial driving schools, auto dealerships, and instructors. In addition, the Liaison Officer is responsible for recruitment and selection of instructors.

Qualifications:

  • Education:
  • Grade XII or equivalent
  • Experience:
  • Several years of program administration and staff supervision is essential
  • 3 years experience as a permitted driving instructor/driver examiner is essential.
  • 3 years experience in preparing and administering training and development programs for registered vehicle operators is preferred
  • 3 years experience in working with the Highway Traffic Act is essential
  • 3 years experience as an instructor or teacher is essential
  • 3 years experience as a permitted driving instructor/driver examiner is essential
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in the High School Driver Education Program is essential
  • Or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
  • Special skills and/or requirements.
  • Safe driving record and valid driver’s licence.
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Excellent organisation skills.
  • Excellent demonstrated interpersonal skills.
  • Awareness of road safety issues.
  • Leadership qualities.
  • Ability to work in a rapidly changing, high profile environment.
  • Knowledge and competence with personal computer.
  • Working knowledge of the Highway Traffic Act.
  • Expert knowledge of the skills required to safely operate a motor vehicle.

Road Safety Issues Specialist
Work Location: Winnipeg

Reporting to the department manager, the incumbent is responsible for identifying, developing and managing the Corporation’s strategic responses to a specific portfolio of road safety issues, with the focus on reducing claims costs, as well as ensuring MPI satisfies its road safety research and education mandate.

The incumbent plans and conducts analysis to determine and resolve complex road safety problems, ultimately developing programs and initiatives that result in loss prevention. These programs and initiatives will, in many cases, impact external agencies and customers.

The issue specialist is also accountable for ensuring that the impact of these initiatives is measured, and for building support for these initiatives through effective liaison and negotiation with the Manitoba police system, government and other major stakeholders.

Qualifications:

  • Education:
  • Undergraduate degree in the social sciences or commerce or related business experience
  • Project management training
  • Experience:
  • Three years experience in road safety program development and issues management
  • Three years experience in policy review and development
  • Or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
  • Special skills and/or requirements:
  • Project management
  • Policy analysis
  • Information analysis
  • Legislative interpretation
  • Excellent written and oral communications
  • Personal computer applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint
  • Stakeholder consultation and co-ordination
  • Mediation and conflict management