Latest Ottawa Job Opportunities
IT services specialists Pythian are searching for a professional who can bring 10 years or more of expertise in technical services solutions marketing, who will also have experience with database technologies such as Oracle, SQL, Mongo, etc.
You’ll need at least eight years of experience in Product or Marketing in B2B technology, an affinity for analytics and strong communication skills.
▪️Client Service Representative (Hourly)
This entry level position requires a strong commitment to customer service, a desire to learn and develop, and an ability to solve problems by listening to and understanding the client’s requirements.
The Project Coordinator supports the Account Executives in processing RFQ requests, managing the CRM, processes purchase orders, ensures project timelines are adhered to by the team, works with customers to obtain all parts and technical requirements for the project, and more.
An admin professional with at least two years’ experience in a similar role is required to coordinate meeting details, manage client invoices, manage workflow software, cover reception, assist with partner expense reports, provide ad hoc reporting as required, and more.
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Number: #1 and #2. Rockcliffe resident Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is number one on Macleans magazine’s annual power list. Local mom and pop CEO, Tobias Lütke of Shopify, is number two. [The Power List]
Ottawan of the Day: Ainsley Kinch. The registered nurse at the Ottawa Hospital’s Civic campus is collecting portable radios for patients to listen to. [Ottawa Citizen]
Quote: “If you’re going to shut down a group of businesses, they need to be fully supported, and I don’t feel that’s happened” – Jon Svazas, owner of Hintonburg’s Bar Laurel, who won't be renewing the lease due to uncertainty of COVID-19 lockdowns. Bar Laurel was on a 2017 New York Times list of reasons to visit Ottawa. [Ottawa Citizen]
209,788 doses have been administered in Ontario (76% of the doses available)
👉 At this rate, it would take 165.4 weeks to administer one dose to each person in Ontario.
🆕 Pfizer and Moderna vaccines delivery tracker
📋 Public Health Reports
There have been 12,371 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 85 since yesterday, and 405 deaths, two new reports.
There have been 5609 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 61 since yesterday, and 142 deaths, no new reports.
There have been 2201 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 98 since yesterday, and 44 deaths, two new reports.
Sometimes the number of cases or deaths are lower from one day to the next. This is usually because the powers-that-be have reassigned a case to a different health authority.
⭕ Ottawa Public Health says that the second dose of vaccines will be administered 21 to 27 days after the first shot. The manufacturers recommendation is 14 days but Canada is struggling with vaccine supply [Ottawa Citizen]
🍁 The Canada COVID Alert App
Be alerted if you have come in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.
#WHAT OTTAWA IS TALKING ABOUT
▪️The National Capital Commission getting ready to open the Canal – but asks that only neighbours use it. Keeping with state of emergency orders, skating on the Canal can be considered exercise (which is okay) but travelling to it would be considered non-essential (which is not okay). [CTV]
▪️The City wants your opinion on winter maintenance. The City has 12,900 kilometres of roads and 2,300 kilometres of sidewalks and pathways under its care, and different rules for plowing depending on depth of snow and location. The City is looking for your opinion on what needs to change, if anything. (And remember the rule, they actually want to know because they set up a form) [Ottawa Citizen] [City of Ottawa]
▪️Ottawa startup ReWind receives US $15 million investment. The company provides backup services of financial data for customer of Shopify. As Shopify has grown, so has ReWind, now with 22,000 customers. [Ottawa Citizen]
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