Information Technologist

This job opportunity is being advertised on behalf of the following organization and is not a Manitoba government civil service position.

Information Technologist

IS4 Information Technology Specialist 4


Manitoba Legislative Assembly


Winnipeg MB

Advertisement Number: 11722

Salary(s):   IS4 $75,917.00 – $99,426.00 per year

Closing Date:   October 11, 2022

The Manitoba government recognizes the importance of building an exemplary public service reflective of the citizens it serves, where diverse abilities, backgrounds, cultures, identities, languages and perspectives drives a high standard of service and innovation. The Manitoba government supports equitable employment practices and promotes representation of designated groups (women, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, visible minorities).

Employment Equity is a factor in selection for this competition. Consideration will be given to women, Indigenous people, visible minorities and persons with disabilities.

The Hansard Branch of the Manitoba Legislative Assembly is responsible for the production of the official report of the debates of the Manitoba Legislative Assembly and its Committees.   The Information Technologist plays a key role in the production of Hansard by administering, designing, programming, building and maintaining computer systems and networks that make up these systems. 

The incumbent of this position is an employee of the Legislative Assembly, not a civil servant.

Conditions of Employment:

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • The incumbent must be, and remain, politically non-partisan in both perception and fact

Essential Criteria:

  • A computer-related degree, diploma or post-secondary education, or an equivalent combination of related education, training and experience
  • Demonstrated experience in planning, designing, developing, implementing and maintaining information systems to support business needs
  • Demonstrated proficiency in scripting/coding C#, C++, .NET, Visual Basic, HTML, CSS, JS and other languages
  • Demonstrated database and SQL experience
  • Experience with project management and the ability to effectively managing multiple small to large projects
  • Strong organizational, planning, and follow-up skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environ­ment
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to lead, coach, mentor, and foster collaboration

Desired Criteria:

  • Proficiency with Ethernet networks
  • Knowledge of digital audio/video equipment, operations, and networked audio programming
  • An understanding of parliamentary procedures


Under the direction of the Technical Operations Administrator, the Information Technologist is accountable for analyzing, designing, implementing, monitoring, maintaining, and optimizing the IT services pertaining to Hansard to ensure system and service continuity, availability, and performance, including project management of new and existing technical programs, database administration, and technical operations support.


Apply to:

Advertisement # 11722

Manitoba Legislative Assembly

Human Resource Services

302-386 Broadway

Winnipeg MB , R3C 3R6

Phone:  204-945-7279

Fax: 204-948-3115

Applicants may request reasonable accommodation related to the materials or activities used throughout the selection process. When applying to this position, please indicate the advertisement number and position title in the subject line and/or body of your email. Your cover letter, resumé and/or application must clearly indicate how you meet the qualifications.

Please be advised that job competitions for represented positions may be grieved by internal represented applicants. Should a selection grievance be filed, information from the competition file will be provided to the grievor’s representative. Personal information irrelevant to the grievance and other information protected under legislation will be redacted.

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


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