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Research Assistant

Research Assistant

Library of Parliament Ottawa, ON Closing: 15/05/2022
50 O'Connor Street,
Ottawa, ON

The Library of Parliament is a non-partisan organization providing stimulating and rewarding work supporting Canadian parliamentary democracy. We recognize that our employees are our most important asset and, as such, we offer excellent benefits, a minimum of four weeks’ vacation leave, shorter work weeks during the summer and winter breaks, learning opportunities to support professional and career development, competitive salaries, and more!

The Library of Parliament believes that the excellence for which it is known is enhanced by nurturing an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity, values differences and supports the full participation of all employees. The Library is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce reflecting the communities we live in and work in, the clients we work with, and Canadian society at large.

Our Parliamentary Information, Education and Research Services (PIERS) provide high-quality, substantive and timely information, research and analysis to parliamentary committees, individual senators and members of the House of Commons, and parliamentary associations and delegations.

We are currently looking for candidates to staff the following position: Research Assistant.

Research assistants provide research and analysis to parliamentarians and their staff by responding to their queries. Research Assistants also support the work of Analysts and Librarians, as well as other individuals across PIERS and the Library.

Application Instructions

To apply, please send us your curriculum vitae, along with a covering letter indicating how you meet each of the education and experience requirements of the position. Please quote Staffing Process 20-LOP-497 in your documents and, in the subject line of your email.

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Questions? Contact Human Resources at 613-617-0943 or