Transportation Clerk

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Closing date: Jan 5, 2018

Location: Inuvik

Department: Northwest Territories HSSA

Job Code: 14945

Salary: $56,492 - $67,412

Job: Full-Time

Term: Regular

About the Job

Job Information

The NTHSSA-BDR provides and supports the delivery of health care and social services to adults and children on an inpatient, outpatient, and outreach basis in order to enhance healthy community well-being through excellence, accountability and respect for regional diversity. The NTHSSA-BDR directly and contractually employs over 300 staff in the Beaufort Delta Region who deliver these services in eight communities through the Inuvik Regional Hospital, seven community health centres, and seventeen other sites including social services and dental therapy offices, public health clinics and various group homes. There are approximately 7500 residents in the Beaufort Delta region.

Located in Inuvik and reporting to the Transportation Supervisor, the incumbent is responsible for vehicle fleet maintenance, the care and services of the Handi Van vehicle booking, usage and maintenance and ensuring clients receive appropriate and safe transportation to and from designated points in the Town of Inuvik. The incumbent provides inventory of controllable assets to eight (8) surrounding communities including Inuvik and assists with orientation of casual staff within the Division. The incumbent determines their own scheduling to most efficiently meet the needs of clients and staff, as delays in service could create needless stress for all parties involved. The incumbent works with staff, contractors, public, outside agencies and other Government departments. The Motor Vehicles Act and BDHSSA policies and procedures guide the incumbent.

Completion of grade 12. Experience using computers and with Excel. Experience in a warehouse setting or other related fields. Class 4 Driver’s License. Certification in WHMIS, First Aid and CPR are mandatory. Certificate in ITA Dangerous Goods, is required.


Limited Competition

This job opening is limited to residents living within 25 kilometres of Inuvik.

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Driver's License Requirement

A mandatory requirement for this position is a valid Class 4 Driver's License


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.


Salary Information

The salary for this position starts at $28.97 per hour (approximately $56,491. per annum) plus an annual Northern Allowance.


Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.


Affirmative Action

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


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.


Job Opening Information

Job Opening ID #14945  

Closing Date: January 5, 2018- 23:59, Mountain Standard Time


GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Inuvik HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
66 Franklin Manor
Box 1869
Ph. (867) 678-6600
Fax (867) 678-6620