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Closing date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Yellowknife

Department: NTHSSA SRH Combined Med/Surg

Job Code: 16342

Salary: $62,946 - $75,153

Job: Full-Time

Term: Regular

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About the Job

Department Information

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority –Stanton Territorial Hospital (NTHSSA) Stanton Territorial Hospital (STH) is a 100 in-patient bed accredited facility, located in Yellowknife Northwest Territories (NWT). This is an exciting time to work at Stanton as the hospital is undergoing major redevelopment with a new $350 million facility being built with operations scheduled to transition into the new facility in 2019, for more information on the redevelopment visit STH is the referral center for approximately 43,000 NWT residents and 5,900 residents from the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut. STH provides health care services to adults and children on an inpatient/outpatient and outreach basis in order to restore health with dignity.  STH maintains a tobacco free environment within the building and throughout the property, recognizing the health hazards associated with tobacco in the workplace, both to smokers and non-smokers alike.  Therefore, Stanton maintains a tobacco free environment within the building and throughout the property.


Job Information

There are approximately 350 plus nurses that must be scheduled across various in-patient and out-patient programs/departments in the hospital and scheduling services may at any time provide scheduling support to between 550 - 600 staff, including permanent, term, casual, and permanent relief. Departments operate on a mix of schedules, dependent on their particular functions, therefore there is a wide variation in scheduling needs. The incumbent(s), in collaboration with the various departments located in the Hospital, establish staff schedules across the hospital, trouble shoot and fill scheduling vacancies, and communicate with managers, supervisors, clinical coordinators and staff at all levels, to ensure the appropriate staffing necessary to support patient care, 24/7, 365 days of the year.

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
Completion of Grade 12 and a certificate in Business Administration. One year experience in working with pay, benefits, and contracts is also required.


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Transfer Assignments

Transfer Assignments may be considered.


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Salary Information

The salary range for this position is from $32.28 per hour to $38.54 per hour (approximately $62,946.00 to $75,153.00) plus an annual Northern Allowance od $3,450.00


Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.


Criminal Records Check

Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.


Affirmative Action

Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.


Diversity and Inclusion

The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace.  If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.


Job Opening Information

Job Opening ID # 16342       

Closing Date: January 11, 2019 - 23:59, Mountain Standard Time


GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Management and Recruitment Services
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Yellowknife Centre 5th Floor  
P.O. Box 1320, Yellowknife NT X1A 2L9
Fax: (867) 873-0445