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Qulliq Energy Corporation
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Type of employment: 
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This position is included in the Nunavut Employees Union
$90,292.80 to $111,904.00 per annum
Northern Allowance: 
$15,016 per annum
Subsidized staff housing available
Closing Date: 
23 March 2018

Are you a qualified journeyperson Carpenter, comfortable liaising with multiple stakeholders – from tenants and colleagues to contractors and suppliers? Do you welcome the challenge of providing property management services throughout Nunavut? If so, get ready to make a great career move.

Under the direction of the Property Manager, you will coordinate and maintain a wide variety of owned and leased commercial and residential buildings – including plants, offices and housing – to ensure they are kept in optimal condition and meet the needs of Qulliq Energy employees and tenants. Travelling to various communities to conduct inspections and undertake repairs or maintenance will be among your duties. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who enjoys working with considerable autonomy, yet is prepared to take direction and advice when needed, someone who can ensure adherence to all applicable codes and standards, plans, blueprints, and specifications.


  • Undertaking property management-related tasks for all residential and commercial properties leased or owned by QEC, such as housing and transient units, power plants, office buildings, storage facilities, Quonset huts, and shops;
  • Conducting physical inspections of assets and preparing condition reports;
  • Coordinating and reviewing maintenance requests from tenants, and resolving tenant disputes;
  • Cutting keys, purchasing and repairing furniture, and performing cleanup duties;
  • Planning and delivering facilities-related carpentry and maintenance projects, from obtaining quotes for materials and contractor services, to preparing drawings, estimates and proposals for potential projects; and
  • Handling any other maintenance duties that may be required.


  • Interprovincial Journeyman Carpenter certification;
  • A high school education – minimum Grade 12/GED;
  • Class 5 Drivers license (must provide a clean drivers abstract);
  • At least four (4) years of experience in carpentry and building maintenance;
  • Ability to interpret drawings, diagrams and specifications for a variety of projects and assignments related to carpentry and maintenance;
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing;
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; and
  • Ability to travel to communities in small aircraft, as required.

We offer a competitive salary ranging from $90,292.80 to $111,904.00 per annum and a comprehensive benefits package, including a Northern Living Allowance of $15,016 per annum. This position is included in the Nunavut Employees Union. Subsidized staff housing is available.

Preference will be given to Nunavut Inuit.

Apply in writing, by March 23, 2018, to:

or by mail to: Human Resources, Qulliq Energy Corporation, P.O. Box 420, Baker Lake, NU X0C 0A0.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

  • 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.