Residence Life Supervisor - Part Time (Weekends)

Job Summary

Location: Fort Smith
Department: Aurora College
Job ID: 19476
Wage: $34.39 - $41.07
Employment Type: Part-Time, Regular
Closing Date: Jan 29, 2021

Limited Competition

This job opening is limited to residents living within  25 kilometres of Fort Smith, NT.

Department Information

Aurora College's mission is to demonstrate leadership in the delivery of relevant and meaningful education and research rooted in strong connections to Northern land, tradition, community and people.

Job Information

Under the direction of the Residence Coordinator and in cooperation with the Student Services Division, the Residence Life Supervisor (RLS) is responsible for the security of all Thebacha Campus students and families, employees, visitors and property. This includes ensuring a safe and secure environment that is conducive to the personal development and study requirements of student residents. The RLS is expected to maintain and ensure that policies and procedures are followed in the safety, security, and operation of college facilities.

The Residence Life Supervisor will have a sound knowledge of the principles, practices and operation of student residence facilities, they will also be able to assess and develop service delivery options. The RSL will have the ability to work with students from diverse cultural and language backgrounds and have demonstrated compassion and empathy for students. They will possess strong written and verbal skills, and strong research skills, and have a working knowledge of computer programs, email and Microsoft Office programs.

This type of knowledge would normally be acquired by the completion of a diploma or certificate program pertaining to security services and two years’ experience working in a security setting. As well, the incumbent must have a GED and/or High School Diploma. Additional requirements include a satisfactory criminal records check, a valid class 4 driver’s license, current Standard First Aid and CPR-C, and WHMIS.

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Fort Smith HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
BOX 876
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.

More Information

Shift Work

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

Part-time position

This Job opening is for a Part-time position for weekend (Saturday, Sunday-16 hours/week) day shift only.

Affirmative Action

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 criminal record check. 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 4 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 # 19476    

Closing Date: January 29, 2021 - 23:59, Mountain Time

Salary Information

The salary for this position starts at $34.39 per hour plus an annual Northern Allowance.