Facilities Maintainer

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Closing date: Feb 22, 2019

Location: Fort Smith

Department: NTHSSA FS Housekeeping

Job Code: 16559

Salary: $67,607 - $80,691

Job: Full-Time

Term: Temporary

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About the Job

Department Information

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) offers challenging and exciting careers in health and social services delivery and administration in Canada’s North.



Job Information

The Facilities Maintainer reports to the Regional Manager, Operations and is responsible to operate repairs, maintain and monitor the operations of the assets (grounds, equipment, etc) of the NTHSSA – Fort Smith Region and support client departments in their operational and emergency needs. The Facilities Maintainer ensures that decisions are made in consultation with all affected team members and ensures the decisions are consistent with best practices.

The knowledge required to perform and carry out the responsibilities required for this position are typically 3 to 5 years (minimum) of industrial or commercial building maintenance experience and the completion of a recognized technical institute course such as a Building Maintenance Certificate.


Limited Competition

This job opening is limited to residents living within 25 kilometers of Fort Smith, N.T

More Information

Term Position

This job opening is for a one year term position.


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Salary Information

The salary for this position starts at $34.67 per hour (approximately $67,606 per annum) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $6,180.


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


Criminal Records Check

Candidates must provide a satisfactory vulnerable sector check if they are contacted for an interview.  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 # 16559        

Closing Date: February 22, 2019 - 23:59, Mountain Standard Time


GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Fort Smith HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
83 Breynat Street
Box 876
Ph. (867) 872-6500
Fax (867) 872-3298
E-mail:  jobsfortsmith@gov.nt.ca