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Facility Maintainer - Re-advertisement

Community and Government Services
Baker Lake, Chesterfield Inlet
Reference number: 
14-505451 / 14-505450
Type of employment: 
Union Status: 
This position is included in the Nunavut Employees Union
$84,011.00 per annum, 40 hour/week
Northern Allowance: 
$23,147.00 to $24,381.00
Subsidized staff housing available
Closing Date: 
24 May 2019

Reference Number:

14-505451 Baker Lake

14-505450 Chesterfield Inlet

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

Positions are available in Baker Lake (1) and Chesterfield Inlet (1), Nunavut.  Please specify in your cover letter your location preference

This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.

Reporting to the Settlement Maintenance Supervisor, the Facility Maintainer performs preventative maintenance inspections, services and repairs to ensure the performance of facility systems, subsystems and components in all facilities within the designated area.

Through the provision of preventative maintenance services, the incumbent provides the day-to-day checks, the legislative and code-required monitoring, testing, servicing and inspection of facility systems, sub-systems and components and the scheduled inspection, servicing and adjustment to ensure they are performing as intended and reach their service life. Through the provisions of repair services, the incumbent fixes or replaces broken, worn or faulty components as required to address issues that are identified through the course of regular preventative maintenance inspections.

The incumbent impacts the efficiency of the Government of Nunavut departments and agencies (GN) by ensuring the integrity of the facilities and built environment that directly supports the services provided by other departments as well as all Nunavummiut within the designated area.

To be invited for an interview, you must possess Carpenter, Electrician, Plumber/Gasfitter, Oil Burner Mechanic, Third, Fourth or Fifth Class Stationary Engineer, with 5 year’s work experience.

The Official Languages of Nunavut are Inuktitut, English and French.

Fluency in more than one of Nunavut’s official language is an asset; Knowledge with respect to Computerized Maintenance Management Systems; 3 years’ experience related to cold climate construction; 3 year’s working in a cross cultural environment.

Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit is an asset.

An eligibility list may be created to fill future vacancies.


Department of Human Resources (Rankin Inlet)

Government of Nunavut
P.O. Box 460
Rankin Inlet, Nunavut  X0C 0G0
Phone: 867-645-8065
Toll free: 1-800-933-3072
Fax: 867-645-8097