Staff Directory

Caretaker

Groups: 
Health
Community: 
Qikiqtarjuaq
Reference number: 
10-503735
Type of employment: 
Indeterminate
Union Status: 
This position is included in the Nunavut Employees Union
Salary: 
$49,823.00
Northern Allowance: 
$22,638.00
No staff housing available
Closing Date: 
03 March 2017

This is a Highly Sensitive Position and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check, along with a clear Vulnerable Sector Check is required.

This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.

Reporting to the Supervisor, Health Programs, the department of Health is looking for an individual who will provide janitorial and security duties as well as routine building, equipment and vehicle maintenance. Including general assistance such as interpreting as needed, courier services and to ensure the Health Centre is kept running smoothly. The individual will also function as a member of the health care team. This position has a direct impact on the public’s eye on general maintenance and security of the Health Center.

The knowledge, skills and abilities required for this job are usually obtained through completion of Grade 12 and the completion of appropriate training programs. WHIMIS Training and Transportation of Dangerous Goods Training are also required. X-Ray Course and training is considered an asset and you must also possess a valid driver’s license. Fluency in Inuktitut and English, both verbal and written is required including computer skills in Microsoft Office, e-mail, excel spreadsheet and outlook calendar.

The incumbent must have one year of basic mechanical or carpentry experience and be a mature, responsible, dependable independent person. You must also be capable of lifting medium/heavy items as well as the ability to maintain strict confidentiality and have an interest in the community and be willing to help.

Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered.

            An eligibility list may be created to fill future vacancies.

 

  • The Government of Nunavut is committed to creating a more representative workforce so it can better understand and serve the needs of Nunavummiut. Priority will be given to Nunavut Land Claims Beneficiaries. 
  • Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Nunavut Priority Hiring Policy. 
  • Employment in some positions requires an acceptable criminal record check. Possession of a criminal record will not necessarily disqualify candidates from further consideration. 
  • Job descriptions may be obtained by fax, email or on the website. 
  • Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Contact: 
Department of Finance (Igloolik)

Government of Nunavut

PO Box 239, Igloolik, Nunavut X0A 0L0

Phone: (867) 934-2025

Toll free: 1-800-682-9033

Fax: (867) 934-2027

Email: Igloolik_hr@gov.nu.ca

www.gov.nu.ca/finance