The Government of the Northwest Territories is focused on responding to the Public Health Emergency related to COVID 19. As a result, recruitment activities will be focused on ensuring that critical positions are staffed including, but not limited to positions in the health care sector and other essential areas. Please note, as a result of this change, you may experience slight delays in service. We thank you for your patience.

Casual Employment

Are you interested in short term employment with the GNWT?  

The GNWT has ongoing short term job opportunities in a variety of fields.  Casual employment is a great way to learn more about working with the GNWT and gain valuable work experience that could help you obtain full time indeterminate future employment with the GNWT.

Applications for casual employment will be kept on file for six months.  If more than six months have passed since your original application to the casual pool, please re-submit your application. 

General Casual Employment

 Do you have skills and work experience in any of the following general areas?

  • Administrative
  • Financial
  • Accounting
  • Research
  • Communication
  • Policy
  • Program Development

If you have any of these skills and are interested in casual employment please e-mail a cover letter along with a current copy of your resume to casuals@gov.nt.ca or fax the documents to 867.873.0445. 

If you have any questions about casual employment please email us at casuals@gov.nt.ca.  
 

Health Care Casual Employment

Do you have skills and work experience in any of the following health care areas?

  • Nursing/Nursing Support
  • Social Work
  • Mental Health
  • Addictions
  • Pharmacy
  • Rehabilitation
  • Health Technicians
  • Other Allied Health Care Professionals

If you are interested in a casual health care position please e-mail a cover letter along with a current copy of your resume to Hlthss_recruitment@gov.nt.ca or fax it to 867.873.0445.  

Please identify the type of casual employment you are interested in and the best phone number to reach you during the day.  

 

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