Staff Engagement Specialist Vaughan , ON


Staff Engagement Specialist

Start Date: December 2020

Hours: 35 hours per week as scheduled.


Under the direction of the Executive Manager, Staff Engagement, the Staff Engagement Specialist is responsible for the delivery of key human resource functions such as recruitment, organizational learning, training and development, performance management and attendance management. Advises and supports the VPL management team and staff on a range of human resource related matters. Contributes to the development and maintenance of department policies and procedures in accordance with current legislation, with a focus on inclusion and diversity, and ensures operational effectiveness through technological efficiencies and continuous improvement.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources Management, Business Administration or a related discipline.
  • Certified Human Resources Professional designation (CHRP or CHRL) or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2 years of related HR generalist experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in the development and delivery of classroom and e-learning.
  • Demonstrated experience with disability and attendance management.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.
  • Demonstrated ability to coach and engage staff and commitment to professional development

How to Apply

Apply Applicants for this position must submit an up-to-date resume, accompanied by a covering letter stating the position and Recruitment Reference #JD-SES-101. Incomplete submissions will not be accepted. Applications should be addressed to: Christine Fiorini, Executive Manager of Staff Engagement, Recruitment Office, Vaughan Public Libraries, 2191 Major Mackenzie Drive, Vaughan, Ontario L6A 4W2. Submissions are accepted either by mail or by email at:

Closing Date

No later than Wednesday, November 4, 2020

For further information please contact Christine Fiorini, Executive Manager, Staff Engagement, at 905-653-7323, extn. 4607.

Other In order to qualify for permanent employment within any department or service location with the Vaughan Public Library Board, an applicant must not be related to any member of staff of that department or service location.

Vaughan Public Libraries is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Closes: 4 November, 2020

Vaughan Public Libraries
Vaughan , ON