Data Analyst Intern

Halton Region - Halton, ON (30+ days ago)

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At the Region of Halton, we treat everyone with respect, honesty, fairness and trust. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Halton is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

This is a temporary full-time position working 35 hours per week from

June 15, 2020 to June 11, 2021.

Kick-start your career with an internship at

Halton Region!

Looking for an exciting job opportunity that will launch your career?

Halton Region’s internship program provides a paid one-year professional opportunity that allows you to gain valuable experience and build the skill set you need to build a successful career.

Halton Region serves more than 580,000 residents throughout Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton and Oakville. We are committed to the delivery of high quality programs and services that make Halton a great place to live and work.

We engage great people who contribute to meaningful work that makes a positive difference in our community. As an intern at Halton, you will gain professional growth and development working alongside your mentors. You will be part of a progressive, service-focused and award winning employer.

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 or diploma, post-graduate certificate or diploma between January 2019 and June 2020.

Preferred Background:
The successful candidates must possess post-secondary education in Computer Sciences and/or Data Management, American Society for Quality (ASQ) certification or equivalent. Training in statistical analysis and a wide variety of applications including MS Office (Access, Visio), SharePoint, Eclipse, SAP, Crystal Reports, SQL is preferred. Experience with GIS mapping and Web-based survey software would be an asset. The incumbent must have excellent project management skills and be able to plan, manage and prioritize tasks/projects with competing deadlines. A knowledge of Emergency Medical Services and/or a health background is preferred.

Duties:
Ensures that the Paramedic Services data analyst has access to timely, relevant data.
Develops custom reports that are highly complex, utilizing data from multiple sources, in various formats.
Accesses and reviews highly confidential patient medical records on a daily basis.
Creates maps using Geographical Information System (GIS) software/ArcView.
Designs, maintains and reports on multiple databases.
Liaises with Public Health staff as required (e.g. surveillance activities).
Delivers reports and presentations alongside the Data Analyst to senior management staff regarding use of queries, interpretation of data.
Researches and trials new software applications, and makes recommendations to Paramedic Services management and corporate IT staff regarding applications.
Participates on a number of internal and external committees.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Posted:
February 24, 2020

Posting Expires:
March 08, 2020

Posting #:
H-107-20

Apply Online at: Halton Job Postings

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

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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.