As part of OCASI's commitment to achieving equality, access and full participation for immigrants and refugees in every aspect of Canadian life, the Council offer internship, volunteer and placement opportunities for students and others seeking work experience.
OCASI is committed to anti-oppression and employment equity.
OCASI uses a combination of custom-built ASP/.Net applications and open source CMS including WordPress and Drupal. The Web Coordinator ensures the coding standards are met, and optimizes the web architectures for navigability and accessibility. The position is also responsible for ensuring that code and databases are being backed up.
The project builds a national bilingual website that showcases alternative careers / jobs targeting 24 regulated occupations that have been identified as priorities by the Pan-Canadian Framework for the Assessment and Recognition of Foreign Qualifications. The project goal is to help internationally-trained professionals and tradespeople to meaningfully participate in the Canadian labour market as soon as possible by raising their awareness of opportunities available in related, non-regulated careers.
Application Deadline: Friday, May 18, 2018
The summer student position is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in careers such as Research & Policy studies, IT Support/Web development or Program support/development in the not-for profit sector, especially those interested in the immigration and refugee sector.
Application Deadline: May 7, 2018 at 11:59pm