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Closing date: Mar 22, 2019

Location: Fort Liard

Department: NTHSSA DC Health Centres

Job Code: 16640

Salary: $54,561 - $65,111

Job: Full-Time

Term: Regular

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About the Job

Limited Competition

This job opening is limited to residents living within 25 kilometres of Fort Liard.

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. The Territorial Authority has service locations in communities across the territory and a staff of more than 1,600 serving over 43,000 residents of the NWT and 5,900 residents of the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut.  Challenging work, welcoming communities, and expanded opportunities are some of the benefits offered to employees of the NTHSSA.

Job Information

The Northwest Territories Heath and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) is the single provider of all health and social services in the Northwest Territories (NWT), with the exception of Hay River and Tlicho regions, covering 1.2 million square kilometers and serving approximately 4,300 people, including First Nations, Inuit, Metis, and non-aboriginals. Health and Social Services includes the full range of primary, secondary and tertiary health services and social services including family services, protection services, care placements, mental health, addictions, and developmental activities, delivered by more than 1,400 health and social services staff.

The purpose of this position is to provide custodial services and maintain infection control standards. These functions are carried out within accepted cleaning practices and procedures, adhering to the acts, regulation, policies and procedures of the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) and Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA). This position is also responsible for transportation and courier services, monitoring and ordering of janitorial supplies, and minor maintenance of the facility, equipment, and NTHSSA vehicle(s).

Typically, the above qualification would be attained by:
The responsibilities of this position require familiarity with the Health Centre building and it’s systems (electrical, water, sewage, heating, etc.) Related experience in building maintenance and orientation. Training normally obtained through a combination of course work and work experience.
Additional Requirements

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License
  • Must have an acceptable Criminal Record Check

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Driver's License Requirement

A mandatory requirement for this position is a valid Class 5 Driver's License


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Salary Information

The salary range for this position is from $27.98 per hour to $33.39 per hour (approximately $54,561 - $65,1410.) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $9,772.

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 # 16640       Closing Date: MAR 22, 2019 - 23:59, Mountain Standard Time

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Dehcho HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
9602-100 Street
Box 240
Ph. (867) 695-7233
Fax (867) 695-3254