Seasonal Warehouse Person

Job Summary

Location: Inuvik
Department: Environment and Natural Resources
Job ID: 23386
Salary: $79,144 - $94,515
Employment Type: Full-Time, Regular
Closing Date: Open until filled

Limited Competition

This job opening is limited to residents living within the Beaufort Delta Region.

Department Information

The mandate of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources is to promote and support the sustainable use and development of natural resources, and to protect, conserve, and enhance the NWT environment for the social and economic benefit of all NWT residents.

Job Information

The position is located in lnuvik and reports to the Materials Management Officer. Functional direction will be received from Forest Management Division's Material Manager. The Regional Duty Officer will provide day-to-day direction. It is the only seasonal warehouse person position in the lnuvik Region. The incumbent may be required to travel away from home for periods of up to two weeks. The incumbent will be required to work extended hours and weekends.


Knowledge of forest fire fighting and forest management equipment.
The incumbent is required to have Certification in Dangerous Goods transportation and WHMIS along with a Class 5 Driver's Licence.
Incumbents should also have a broad knowledge of procurement and inventory management.
Computer skills including word processing, databases and spreadsheets.

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:

Minimum grade 10 education is required, with good analytical and communication skills are essential in order to carry on a good working relationship with departments and outside agencies.

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Inuvik HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
BOX 1869
Tel (867) 678-8071 Ext 15644
Fax (867) 678-6620

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

More Information

Seasonal Position

This job opening is for a seasonal position from approximately April 17 to September 1 each year.

Affirmative Action

Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.

Criminal Records Check

Employment in some positions requires an acceptable criminal records check.  Possession of a criminal record will not necessarily disqualify candidates from further consideration.

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 # 23386       

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Salary Information

The salary for this position starts at $38.05 per hour (approximately $79,144.00 per annum) plus a pro-rated annual Northern Allowance.