Seasonal Parks Officer II

Job Summary

Location: Yellowknife
Department: Industry, Tourism and Investment
Job ID: 23208
Salary: $85,093 - $101,629
Employment Type: Full-Time, Regular
Closing Date: Feb 6, 2023

Department Information

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.

Job Information

The role is responsible for effective and efficient enforcement of the Territorial Parks Act Regulations within the North Slave Region which consists of three parks and nine day use areas.

Knowledge of enforcement theories and techniques is required. Operation of enforcement vehicles including but not limited to boats and all terrain vehicles is a skill required as well as the ability to handle and maintain such equipment as chainsaws and other hand tools.

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained through completion of or the equivalency of grade 12 and enforcement training and Three (3) years of experience in enforcement. The position requires First Aid and CPR certificates.

Graduation from a recognized Enforcement Training program would be considered an asset.

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445

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

More Information

Term Position

This job opening is for a 6 month term from April 2023 to September 2023.

Seasonal Position

This job opening is for a seasonal position from approximately  April to September each year.

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.

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 # 23208       

Closing Date: February 6, 2023- 23:59, Mountain Time

Salary Information

The salary range for this position is from $40.91 per hour to $48.86 per hour (approximately $85 093 - $101,629.) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,700.