Expression of Interest - Intern - Technical Advisor

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Closing date: Jan 17, 2019

Location: Yellowknife

Department: NHC - District Operations

Job Code: 16421

Wage: See "Salary Information" below.

Job: Full-Time

Term: Temporary

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About the Job

Limited Competition

Intern placements are available to Northern graduates.  A northern graduate is an individual who has graduated with a diploma or degree from a designated post-secondary institution within a 24 month period prior to applying to the Internship Program or will complete all academic requirements for his/her program within 6 months of applying to the Internship Program. Applications to any intern job posting will only be accepted if you are registered to the Internship Program. For more information on the updated Internship Program including eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit

Department Information

The Northwest Territories Housing Corporation provides access to adequate, suitable and affordable housing through the provision of housing programs and services based on need.

Job Information

The Intern - Technical Advisor will provide support and assistance to the Technical Divisions. Duties of the role could include assessment of conditions ratings, assisting in preparing scope or work based on conditions ratings, and working on tender documents.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

-Must have some familiarity with building construction, renovation, and/or maintenance system.
-Good computer skills
-Good interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.
-Must have the ability to work independently.
-Must have the initiative to work in a team environment
-Ability to operate effectively in a cross-cultural environment

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
A relevant diploma, trade or degree.

More Information

Term Position

This job opening is for a possible two year term.

Salary Information

The salary range for this position is from $34.67 per hour to $41.38 per hour (approximately $67,606.50 - $80,691) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3450.


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

Criminal Records Check

Employment in some positions requires an acceptable criminal records check.  Possession of a criminal record will not necessarily disqualify candidates from further consideration.

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 #16421      

Closing Date: January 17, 2019 - 23:59, Mountain Standard Time

GNWT Inquiries

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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