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Job Details

Writer

Employer

Choice OMG

Date Posted

January 05, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings $15.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 15 to 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 04, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Choice OMG

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Work Setting

  • Magazine or journal publisher
  • Advertising, marketing and public relations agency
  • Multimedia firm

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Computer
  • Internet access

Work Samples

  • Writing sample
  • Published work
  • Example of completed work

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting

Administrative and Coordination Skills

  • Editorial management
  • Copy editing

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Organized

Copywriter Specific Skills

Study and determine selling features of products and services and write text for advertisements and commercials

Novelist, Playwright, Script Writer, Poet and Other Creative Writer Specific Skills

Conduct research to establish factual content and to obtain other necessary information

Workplace information

Virtual job

Benefits

  • Dental Benefits
  • Group Insurance Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Vision Care Benefits

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Feb 04, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Writer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Creative Writers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to conceive and write novels, plays, scripts, poetry and other material for publication and presentation

METHODICAL

Interest in revising work to ensure accuracy, coherence and proper development of style, theme, plot and characterization

directive

Interest in diverting and entertaining an audience by choosing and developing themes, characters, plots and subjects of published and presented work

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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Interest Codes

Technical Writers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to write manuals, user guides and other documents; may assist in the preparation and layout of publications

METHODICAL

Interest in instructing to explain the installation, operation and maintenance of software and electronic, mechanical and other equipment

objective

Interest in understanding the operation and functioning of software and equipment to prepare and write manuals, user guides and other documents

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

Learn More

Interest Codes

Copywriters
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to write text for advertisements and commercials, including commercial scripts

METHODICAL

Interest in studying products and services to be advertised, and in submitting copy to editor for approval

directive

Interest in persuading audiences by determining the most effective advertising approach, including text, style and length of copy

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

Learn More
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