The Department of Infrastructure (INF) provides high quality services to the public and Government of the Northwest Territories’ (GNWT) departments, boards and agencies including the planning, design, construction, acquisition, operation and maintenance of public transportation infrastructure and the buildings, works and equipment required for the GNWT to deliver its programs and services. INF makes essential petroleum products available for sale to the public where these products are not provided by the private sector, and promotes the development and increased use of energy efficient technologies. INF also regulates electrical and mechanical safety services and licenses individuals and vehicles operating in the territory.
For more information please refer to the Department of Infrastructure website at http://www.inf.gov.nt.ca/
Reporting to the Maintenance Coordinator – Communities, this position is located in Tuktoyaktuk and completes carpentry and painting works in accordance with work orders, plans and specifications to ensure GNWT buildings and works are well maintained including inspection of exterior and interior fixtures as well as working with lock systems.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Knowledge of northern building practices;
Skilled in repairing and renovating buildings and in finishing carpentry;
Skilled in locksmithing (ie: re-keying master lock systems, cutting keys, etc.)
Ability to supervise and train apprentices and casual staff;
Ability to use and work with the metric system;
Ability to keep accurate records;
Ability to read and follow plans and specifications;
Ability to use computer.
Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:
Certification as a Journeyman Carpenter;
Three (3) years of experience in repairing and renovating buildings and in finishing carpentry;
Two (2) years of experience in the carpentry trade and some experience in a cold weather environment;
Experience in locksmithing
Class 5 Driver’s license.
Inuvik HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
1st FLOOR ALEX MOSES GREENLAND BUILDING
INUVIK, NT X0E 0T0
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