PA Level 5 - Instructional Multimedia Specialist - Office of Skills Development and Learning

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Staff Position
Closing Date: 
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Date of Posting: 
December 3, 2015
Office of Skills Development and Learning
PA Level 5 - Instructional Multimedia Specialist
Full Time Term Position
Hours of Work: 

37.5 hours per week

$46,451 to $51,110 per annum prorated to time and term, as per CUPE 1870

As soon as possible until April 30, 2016 (Term may be reduced or extended depending on performance, available funding and departmental requirements.)

The E-learning Office within the Office of Skills Development and Learning (OSDL) supports academic departments and faculty members to extend their teaching in an online environment. As OSDL continues to create online education opportunities for learners in various contexts and disciplines, developing digital literacies for all members of the UPEI community has become a priority.

Reporting to the Director of the OSDL, the Instructional Multimedia Specialist will assist the team of E-learning Instructional Designers. The Instructional Multimedia Specialist will also support the Career Services team in the development of online resources.


The Instructional Multimedia Specialist will be recording, uploading, editing and managing instructional digital artifacts, and delivering face-to-face training to staff and students as needed.


• Diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution in the area of multimedia design or film studies
• Equivalent education and/or experience will be considered.
• Strong organizational skills
• Strong oral communication skills
• Strong digital literacy skills
• Strong visual design skills
• Strong storyboarding skills
• Ability to work independently
• Experience with Wordpress, Drupal, Moodle, Google Apps, Pressbooks, and social media
• Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, Audacity, and/or Screenflow would be assets

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list to be received no later than the closing date via the link posted on the UPEI Human Resources website (

If you are unable to apply online, you can drop off your resume to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment.

Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

Successful Candidate(s): 


UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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