Carpenter / Painter
This job opening is limited to residents living within 25 KM of Fort McPherson.
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
The Carpenter/Painter performs carpentry work and painting work and carpentry preventative maintenance checks on all Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT)
owned and occupied buildings in the Beaufort Delta and Sahtu regions, including assets owned by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP).
Reporting to the Maintenance Coordinator - Communities, this position is located in Fort McPherson and completes carpentry and painting works in accordance with work orders, plans and specifications to ensure GNWT buildings and works are well maintained. Inspecting and evaluating the leveling of buildings and grounds for run-off, the job holder makes repairs to the foundation to ensure structure is stable, and assists in completing capital projects minor work, and general painting tasks, in addition to inspecting exterior and interior fixtures and working with lock systems.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
- Knowledge of northern building practices;
- Knowledge of relevant building codes, regulations, standards and materials;
- Knowledge and skill in repairing and renovating buildings and in finishing carpentry;
- Knowledge of locksmithing (i.e., re-keying master lock systems, cutting keys, etc.)
- Ability to supervise and train apprentices and casual staff;
- Ability to use and work with the metric system;
- Ability to keep accurate records;
- Ability to read and follow plans and specifications;
Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
- Certification as a Journeyman Carpenter and a minimum of 2 years of experience in the carpentry trade and some experience in a cold weather environment; AND,
- Class 5 Driver's License.
The Department of Infrastructure (INF) provides high quality services to the public and Government of the Northwest Territories’ (GNWT) departments, boards and agencies including the planning, design, construction, acquisition, operation and maintenance of public transportation infrastructure and the buildings, works and equipment required for the GNWT to deliver its programs and services. INF makes essential petroleum products available for sale to the public where these products are not provided by the private sector, and promotes the development and increased use of energy efficient technologies. INF also regulates electrical and mechanical safety services and licenses individuals and vehicles operating in the territory.
For more information please refer to the Department of Infrastructure website at http://www.inf.gov.nt.ca/
Inuvik HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
105 Veteran's Way
INUVIK, NT X0E 0T0
Ph. (867) 678-6600
Fax (867) 678-6620
This job opening is for a Non-Traditional Occupations. Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.
A mandatory requirement for this position is a Journeyman Certificate in Carpentry.
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.
The salary for this position starts at $38.74 per hour (approximately $80,579 per annum) plus an annual Northern Allowance.
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.
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 # 16938
Closing Date: May 24, 2019 - 23:59, Mountain Standard Time