Casual -Registered Nurses (Obstetrics, Emergency, Acute Care)

Job Summary

Location: Inuvik
Department: Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority
Job ID: 18385
Wage: See "Salary Information" below.
Employment Type: Full-Time, Temporary
Closing Date: Open until filled

Job Information

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) administers all regional  health and social services delivered through the Inuvik Regional Hospital (IRH), a 45 bed accredited hospital. The NTHSSA provides the delivery of health care services to all members of the population on an inpatient, outpatient and outreach basis to enhance the wellbeing of healthy communities through excellence, accountability and respect for the cultural diversity within the region.

Located within the Inuvik Regional Hospital, the Registered Nurses (Emergency, Acute Care and OBS) report directly to the Regional Manager, Acute Care.

Seeking immediate casual coverage for the following Registered Nurse positions:

 Registered Nurse, Emergency, Inuvik Regional Hospital
•One Year recent emergency experience in a fast paced work environment preferred

Registered Nurse, Obstetrics, Acute Care, Inuvik Regional Hospital
•One year recent experience on an obstetrical unit, as well as experience in an acute care setting preferred

Registered Nurse, Acute Care, Inuvik Regional Hospital
•Two years recent experience in an acute care setting preferred

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Inuvik HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
BOX 1869
Tel (867) 678-6600

Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.

More Information

Shift Work

This position involves a Rotating/Irregular Shift Schedule which may change due to operational requirements.

Casual Employment

This job opening is for casual employment opportunities with the Inuvik Regional Hospital. Term, Indeterminate and Job Share opportunities are, also, available.


Eligible for current registration with the Registered Nurses Association of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut is mandatory for this position.

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Immunization Status

The successful candidate will be required to obtain proof of current up-to-date immunization status.


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Salary Information

The salary for this position starts at $45.54 per hour plus Northern Allowance of $7.84 per hour


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.


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 # 18385    

Closing Date: Open Until Filled