Tourism Development Officer
This job opening is limited to residents living within 25 kilometres of the Dehcho, North Slave, South Slave and Sahtu regions.
The Department of Industry, Tourism and Investment (ITI) works through wide-ranging partnerships and initiatives to deliver quality programs and services that promote and support economic development, diversification and prosperity in the interest of Northwest Territories residents – their businesses and communities.
This position supports the development of the tourism Industry and businesses in the Dehcho Region through the delivery of regional based tourism initiatives, promotion of tourism products and services, licensing of tourism operators, enforcement of tourism legislatlon and assisting the Tourism sector with business financing.
Reporting to the Manager Tourism and Parks, the position contributes to the economic health and diversity of the six communities in the Dehcho through the delivery of regional tourism programs.
Typicaaly, the above gualifications would be attained by:
A Diploma In Tourism or Business Administration with two years experience, or five years of related tourism experience.
Dehcho HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
9602 100 STREET
FORT SIMPSON, NT X0E 0N0
Tel (867) 695-7233
Fax (867) 695-3254
Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.
Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.
Driver's License Requirement
A mandatory requirement for this position is a valid Class 5 Driver's License.
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.
Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.
Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.
Job Opening Information
Job Opening ID # 18375
Closing Date: JANUARY 22, 2021 - 23:59, Mountain Time
The salary range for this position is from $45.54 per hour to $54.39 per hour (approximately $88,803. - $106,060.) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $12,723.