Careers

JOB OPENINGS

The Institut national du sport du Québec offers a multidisciplinary workplace that leverages a number of different professional, technical and scientific fields. Within a dynamic, open and constantly evolving context, team members are called upon—like their clientele—to strive for excellence. If you would like to take on a unique professional challenge working with Québec’s top high-performance athletes and coaches, please see the positions we are looking to fill below.

We wish to thank all the candidates for the interest shown in our organization. However, please note that we will communicate only with the candidates selected for the next step. Please do not phone.

Manager – Medical Clinic | 2017-08-03

Interested in joining the INS Québec team but don’t see any job openings that match your experience and expertise?

You can still submit your CV to us, along with an explanation of how you could help us achieve our mission to provide high-performance athletes and coaches with support and an environment to rival the best practices in the world.

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Internships

The sports sciences department regularly accepts interns from a variety of backgrounds. Students who are interested may submit their CV and state their reasons for applying. Applications are considered each semester, based on needs.

Internship offers available

Sport Performance Analysis
Internship supervisor: Sport Biomechanist

 

Job description:     

The successful candidate will assist in collecting performance data from several high-performance sports groups such as boxing and para-swimming. He or she will be required to use various technologies: force sensors, inertial sensors, video cameras, video analysis software, etc. He or she will work collaboratively with INS Québec scientists. He or she will carry out notational analyses (event detection, time of occurrence) as well as qualitative and quantitative analyses to deliver reports. He or she must also propose and outline methods for longitudinal follow-up of results (change detection threshold and viewing results).


Requirements:

Student earning a bachelor’s degree in health sciences or other field.

Desired skills: Technology and data collection skills. Experience with video analysis software (Kinovea, Dartfish, Sportscode, etc.). Experience using databases. Programming skills for processing and managing large volumes of data (MATLAB, R, or equivalent), desirable.


Duration: Four months or one university semester

Location: Montreal

Working hours:  2 days/week

Start: August 2017

Remuneration: This internship is non-remunerated

Application: Please send your covering letter and resume by email to: emploi@insquebec.org, clearly indicating the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line. We would like to thank all candidates for showing an interest in our organization. Please note, however, that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please do not contact us by telephone.

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Performance Data Manager
Internship supervisor: Physiologist / Strength and Conditioning specialist

 

Job description:        

The successful candidate will assist in managing athlete performance data. He or she will be required to modify certain questionnaires and data entry forms. The intern must propose evolutionary methods for data entry (MS PowerApps type), and for storing and viewing data. The successful candidate will take part in the standardization and management of athlete performance databases with a view to the longitudinal follow-up of elite athletes’ fitness.


Requirements:

Student graduating with a bachelor’s degree in health sciences, computer science, management or engineering. We are seeking someone who has experience with quantitative methods and managing large volumes of data.

Desired skills: Technology skills. Experience with databases. Experience with a business intelligence tool (Qlik Sense, MS Business Suite [Power BI, Power Flow, PowerApps], etc.) is also required. Programming skills for processing and managing large volumes of data, desirable.


Duration: Four months or one university semester

Location: Montreal

Working hours:  2 days/week

Start: August 2017

Remuneration: This internship is non-remunerated

Application: Please send your covering letter and resume by email to: emploi@insquebec.org, clearly indicating the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line. We would like to thank all candidates for showing an interest in our organization. Please note, however, that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please do not contact us by telephone.

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Sport Performance Data Entry/Collection
Internship supervisor: Sport Biomechanist / Physiologist / Strength and Conditioning

 

Job description:      

The successful candidate will assist in collecting performance data from several high-performance sports groups. He or she will be required to use various technologies: force sensors, inertial sensors, video cameras, video analysis software, etc. He or she will work collaboratively with INS Québec scientists. He or she will perform calculations and analyses in order to produce different variables. He or she must also propose and outline methods for follow-up of athletes (change detection threshold and viewing results).


Requirements:

Student earning a bachelor’s degree in health sciences or other field.

Desired skills: Technology and data collection skills. Experience with video analysis software (Kinovea, Dartfish, etc.). Experience using databases. Programming skills for processing and managing large volumes of data (MATLAB, R, or equivalent), desirable.


Duration: Four months or one university semester

Location: Montreal

Working hours: 2 days/week

Start: August 2017

Remuneration: This internship is non-remunerated

Application:  Please send your covering letter and resume by email to: emploi@insquebec.org, clearly indicating the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line. We would like to thank all candidates for showing an interest in our organization. Please note, however, that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please do not contact us by telephone.

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Support in Strenght and Conditioning and in the Weight Room
Internship Supervisor: Strenght and Conditioning coach

 

Job Description:

The candidate will contribute to the everyday environment in the weight room. He will be called on to participate in several projects, in addition to observing training sessions. In addition, when judged able to intervene, he may take over sections or all of the training sessions. His assistance will be necessary for setting up video clips intended for athletes on the road and to increase the influence of the INS Québec. Also, the intern will have to contribute to the improvement of the culture of excellence in the weight room by a set of means (dynamic display, dissemination of information, records wall, etc). Moreover, the intern will have to assist the Strenght and Conditioning team in defining a training methodology for energy systems adapted to all sports in training at the INS Québec.


Requirements:

Student graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. Familiar with social networks and able to extend INS Québec influence through one-off interventions in different public spheres.

Desired skills: Technology skills. Experience in high-performance training preferable. Great curiosity, growth mindset and advanced relationship qualities are essential. Familiar with YouTube and the different search engines specializing in health science.


Duration: Four months or one university semester

Location: Montreal

Working hours: 2 days/week

Start: August 2017

Remuneration: This internship is non-remunerated

Application: Please send your covering letter and resume by email to: emploi@insquebec.org, clearly indicating the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line. We would like to thank all candidates for showing an interest in our organization. Please note, however, that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please do not contact us by telephone.

Download the offer