Casual - Registered Nurses

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Location: Inuvik

Department: Northwest Territories HSSA

Job Code: 15498

Wage: See "Salary Information" below.

Job: Full-Time

Term: Temporary

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About the Job

Job Information

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) administers all regional  health and social services delivered through the Inuvik Regional Hospital (IRH), a 45 bed accredited hospital. The NTHSSA provides the delivery of health care services to all members of the population on an inpatient, outpatient and outreach basis to enhance the wellbeing of healthy communities through excellence, accountability and respect for the cultural diversity within the region.

Located within the Inuvik Regional Hospital (IRH), the Registered Nurses (Emergency, Acute Care and OBS) report directly to the Regional Manager, Acute Care.

Summer coverage for the following Registerd Nurse positions:

June 18 – September, 2018 –      RN, Emergency, Inuvik Regional Hospital

  • One Year recent emergency experience in a fast paced work environment required

June 18 – September, 2018 -       RN, Obstetrics, Acute Care, Inuvik Regional Hospital

  • One year recent experience on an obstetrical unit, as well as experience in an acute care setting

June 18 – September, 2018 -       RN, Acute Care, Inuvik Regional Hospital

  • Two years recent experience in an acute care setting

More Information

Shift Work

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

Casual Employment

This job opening is for casual employment from June 18 - September 18, 2018.


Eligible for current registration with the Registered Nurses Association of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut is mandatory for this position. 

For more information on health and social services careers and practicing in the Northwest Territories please visit  .

Immunization Status

The successful candidate will be required to obtain proof of current up-to-date immunization status.


Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Salary Information

The salary range for these positions is from $42.75 per hour to $53.44 per hour plus Northern Allowance pro-rated to an extra $7.14 per hour.

Criminal Records Check

Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check - vulnerable sector. 


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 # 15498   

Closing Date: Open Until Filled


GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Inuvik HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
105 Veteran's Way - 1st Floor - Alex Moses Greenland Building
Box 1869
Ph. (867) 678-6600
Fax (867) 678-6620