Laboratory Facilitator Exercise Physiology* .

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Position Title: Laboratory Facilitator Exercise Physiology* Job
Company: University of Ottawa
Work Type: Full Time
City of work: Ottawa ON
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URL Expiry: 2023-03-22
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Laboratory Facilitator Exercise Physiology* Job Detail

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The University of Ottawa—A crossroads of cultures and ideas

The University of Ottawa is home to a dynamic community of over 50,000 students, faculty and staff, who live, work and study in both French and English. Our campus is a crossroad of cultures and ideas, where bold minds come together to inspire game-changing ideas. We believe in the power of representation, and that increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff supports this objective. Our goal is to provide students with the best possible learning experience, in an environment that reflects the diversity of its people, their ideas, and their identities.

We are one of Canada’s top 10 research universities—our professors and researchers explore new approaches to today’s challenges. One of a handful of Canadian universities ranked among the top 200 in the world, we attract exceptional thinkers and welcome diverse perspectives from across the globe. Our employees come together around the shared purpose of constant improvement, personal development, service excellence, teamwork and a passion for learning with a desire to make uOttawa and the world a better place. Everyone’s contributions are valued, we all play a part in making uOttawa a world-class institution. Most importantly, we make it possible for you to achieve your full potential. Because at uOttawa, you belong!

About the Faculty of Health Sciences

Make your mark with the Faculty of Health Sciences!

Health matters to everyone and we are committed to becoming a nationally and internationally recognized leader in innovative approaches to active living, health promotion, and quality health services.

Our success lies in our students and our people. Join us and every day you will have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact as we grow together and make a great faculty even better.

Position purpose:

Under the authority of the Assistant Director, Undergraduate studies, the incumbent is responsible to assist the Teaching Laboratory Coordinator of Exercise Physiology with all assigned undergraduate laboratories. This is a three (3) month-contract for the Winter semester. * The schedule vary with registration:

Winter session: 25 hours/week from mid to Mid-. Some hours will be worked during evenings.

In this role, your responsibilities will include:

Ensuring laboratories are conducted according to safety and health standards and modifies procedures as needed;

Maintaining the first aid kits for the exercise physiology laboratories and the undergraduate office;

Supervising and acts as a resource person for the teaching assistants during the operation of the laboratories;

Supervising the laboratory operations, teaches techniques as needed, and respond to students’ questions and problems;

Working closely with the Teaching Laboratory Coordinator to develop laboratory protocols, and to organize laboratories and laboratory teaching materials;

Working closely with the Teaching Laboratory Coordinator to prepare and correct laboratory exams;

In collaboration with the Teaching Laboratory Coordinator, conducting workshops during laboratory visits (i.e. University Day and visiting secondary school groups)

What you will bring:

Master’s degree in exercise physiology.

Knowledge and experience in protocols and procedures concerned with exercise physiology testing.

Must be a registered Certified Exercise Physiologist according to the Canadian Society of Exercise Physiology’s (CSEP) criteria and must maintain this certification according to CSEP’s policies during the tenure of the position.

Vaccination for Hepatitis B surface antibody is mandatory.

Ability to communicate difficult concepts and procedures in a clear and concise manner.

Capacity to bridge theory and practice and facilitate the transfer of knowledge of undergraduate students and teaching assistants.

Comprehensive knowledge of application software such as web site applications, data collection software, databases, spreadsheets, word-processing, etc.

Good interpersonal skills.

Knowledge of French and English (written and spoken).

Bilingualism: French and English (spoken and written); to be considered for this position, candidates must be rated at the Low Advanced proficiency level or higher for both oral comprehension and reading comprehension in their second official language. The rating is determined by a proficiency test designed by the Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute.

Key Competencies at uOttawa:

Here are the required competencies for all or our employees at uOttawa:

Planning: Organize in time a series of actions or events in order to realise an objective or a project. Plan and organize own work and priorities in regular daily activities.

Initiative: Demonstrate creativity and initiative to suggest improvements and encourage positive results. Is proactive and self-starting. Show availability and willingness to go above and beyond whenever it is possible.

Client Service Orientation: Help or serve others to meet their needs. This implies anticipating and identifying the needs of internal and external clients and finding solutions on how to meet them.

Teamwork and Cooperation: Cooperate and work well with other members of the team to reach common goal(s). Accept and give constructive feedback. Able to adjust own behaviour to reach the goals of the team.
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