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Project Leader, Information Technology - York Regional Police

York Regional Police
Aurora, Ontario L4G7C6

NoteOne (1) temporary opportunity for up to twelve (12) months

Position Scope:

The duties for this position may involve, but are not limited to:

  • Meet with and coordinate internal and external resources, lead the analysis of vendor products and internal business processes to advise on solution selection.
  • Monitor and supervise the design and implementation phases to ensure adherence to schedule and budget, as well as compliance with the business needs and to maximize integration between various systems and solutions
  • Review and advise on vendor contracts and agreements.
  • Prepare procurement documents, including Request for Proposals (RFP), evaluating responses and making recommendations; lead the design specifications of business requirements for solutions/applications/systems.
  • Review and assess existing policies and operational impacts in conjunctions with technological solutions.
  • Prepare reports on alternatives with recommendations based on analysis comparison of the financial, risk and, user requirements.
  • Mentor existing York Regional Police IT staff on project management procedures and guidelines.
  • Prepare and monitor project budgets.
  • Supervise IT project staff and manage internal and external resources working on assigned projects.
  • Recommend standards and policies to support the proper use of technology by YRP staff and impacts on existing policies.
  • Create and maintain statement of work, project charter, scope documents and project plans, and prepare weekly management status reports.
  • Provide input into decisions and recommendations as part of organizational IT committees.


Position Requirements:

  • Successful completion of a four (4) year university degree in Computer Science or Business.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in managing and leading Information Technology projects including large and complex projects, project budgets, contract negotiation, solution delivery, and software application system development.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification required.
  • Agile Project Management experience and/or certificate is preferred.
  • Strong organizational, communication and supervisory skills to manage staff and provide leadership and motivation.
  • Experience in reviewing contracts and agreements.
  • Knowledge of Versadex CAD/RMS/MDT/MRE and Microsoft Office tools, including but not limited to Visio, Microsoft Excel and Project at an advanced level.
  • Ability to manage numerous projects, work concurrently on several tasks, manage competing deadlines and prioritize workload.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to interact with internal members at all ranks, external vendors/ contractors, and partners.
  • Strong knowledge in project, product, and solution design, implementation and support, as well as updates, changes and troubleshooting.
  • Knowledge of police operations is an asset.


To Apply:

Please submit your resume online at yrp.ca. We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity; however only those selected will be contacted. All correspondence will be via the e-mail provided on your resume. Internal applicants will be given priority consideration in accordance with York Regional Police’s Civilian Working Agreement.

Application Deadline: February 7, 2021

York Regional Police is committed to our Corporate Values. All York Regional Police employment policies and procedures are intended to be non-discriminatory and barrier-free in accordance with the principles and spirit of the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If contacted in regards to this competition, please advise the Human Resources Representative of accommodation measures you may require during our selection process.

Salary Details

Salary is in Canadian dollars. 



  • Law Enforcement
Posted: 2021-01-26 Expires: 2021-03-12

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