Corrections Northern Recruitment Training Program
This job opening is limited to Indigenous Aboriginal residents living within 25 kilometres of Fort Smith, NT
The mandate of the Department of Justice is to administer justice, including policing, community justice, victims services and corrections in the Northwest Territories. This mandate will be carried out in a manner which respects community and indigenous values and encourages communities to assume increasing responsibilities.
Corrections Service is accepting expressions of interest from Northern Residents for the Corrections Northern Recruitment Training Program (CNRTP) eight week training opportunity, in Fort Smith beginning February 8, 2021. This program is offered by the Department of Justice to provide Northerners with the technical skills required to work in NWT facilities. The intent is for successful graduates of the program to qualify and apply on permanent or relief on-call positions at the South Mackenzie Correctional Centre in Hay River and the Fort Smith Correctional Complex in Fort Smith.
Acceptance to the program is contingent upon the following:
If this program interests you, please submit your resume and cover letter telling us why you are interested. You must include proof of your education, and driver’s license with your resume. Failure to provide these documents with your resume may result in your application being denied. (when uploading documents lo eRecruit please upload all documents as one).
The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace. If you have a disability and require accommodation you are encouraged to identify your needs.
Application Deadline: November 27, 2020 @ 2359pm MST
Job Code: 19353
Apply online today and start on the road to a rewarding career in the Public Service as a member of the Corrections team
HR e-Recruit inquiries only: Jobsfortsmith@gov.nt.ca
Program inquiries please visit: https://www.justice.gov.nt.ca/en/corrections-northern-recruit-training-program/ or contact:
Department of Justice, Corrections Service GNWT
Fort Smith HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
195 MCDOUGAL ROAD
FORT SMITH, NT X0E 0P0
Tel (867) 872-6500
Fax (867) 872-3298
Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.
This job opening is for casual employment opportunities with the Department of Justice.
Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.
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.
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.
Job Opening Information
Job Opening ID # 19353
Closing Date: November 27, 2020 - 23:59, Mountain Time
The salary for this position starts at $23.00 per hour plus an annual Northern Allowance.