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Biostatistician Posted on Nov 16, 2017 by Alberta Health Services

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $34.52 to $59.20 hourly
  • Work Hours 38.75 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 16, 2017
Job Requirements


Alberta Health Services




Earned doctorate degree


Experience an asset

Area of Work Experience


Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook

Additional Skills

Conduct biostatistical data analysis using computer modelling techniques

Analytical Techniques

Quantitative research

Work Setting

Research institute, laboratory or centre

Specific Skills

  • Develop statistical methodology
  • Apply statistical theory and methods to provide information in scientific and other fields

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Work Fields Experience

Health sciences

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

Dec 16, 2017

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Biostatistician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
NOC code: 2161.1

Interest in synthesizing information to extend knowledge in traditional areas of mathematics through research, to develop and improve mathematical techniques and to solve problems in other areas such as scientific research, engineering and management


Interest in applying mathematical techniques to the solution of problems in scientific fields such as physical science, engineering, computer science and other fields including operations research, business and management; and in using computers and measuring instruments


Interest in consulting to advise researchers concerning mathematical applications, methods and analyses

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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