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Closing date: Jun 20, 2018

Location: Tlicho Community Services Agen

Department: TCHSSA Jimmy Erasmus Sen Home

Job Code: 15586

Salary: $52,514 - $62,673

Job: Full-Time

Term: Regular

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About the Job

Limited Competition

This job opening is limited to residents living within a 25 kilometres radius of Behchoko.

Department Information

The Tlicho Community Services Agency is a unique organization responsible for the delivery of education, health and social services within the Tlicho region. The Tlicho Community Services Agency's vision 'Strong Like Two People' is a metaphor for the desire by community leadership to build an organization, and create programs and services that recognize the strength and importance of two cultures.


Job Information

The Tlicho Community Services Agency (TCSA) administers regional health and social services, and education to the population of approximately 3000 residents of the Tlicho region through 3 Community Health Centres, 1 Health Station and 1 Long Term Care Facility. The TCSA provides and supports the delivery of health and social services to adults and children on an outpatient basis in order to enhance well-being.
The Jimmy Erasmus Senior’s Home is a territorial long term care facility service care needs of 18 residents admitted through the Territorial Admissions Committee.
Residents of the Long Term Care Facility are usually long-term, convalescent, and rehabilitative persons with reasonably predictive outcomes.
Reporting to the Facility Coordinator the incumbent is responsible for facility and grounds maintenance and cleanliness according to the GNWT and TCSA standards, policies, and procedures.
Some shift work is required.
The above qualifications would be attained by a Grade 12 diploma, one (1) year of experience in housekeeping/janitorial position in a similar facility, relevant training in Infection Control and/or Occupational Health and Safety (OHS). Abilitity to speak Tlicho is an assest.


More Information

Term Position

This job opening is for a 1 year term.

Shift Work

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

Driver's License Requirement

A mandatory requirement for this position is a valid Class 5 Driver's License

Criminal Records Check

Candidates must provide a satisfactory criminal record check. Failure to provide a satisfactory check may deem you disqualified from the competition.


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 #15586    
Closing Date: June 20 , 2018- 23:59, Mountain Standard Time


GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Tlicho HR Client Service Centre
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Nishi Khon Building, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 419
X0E 0Y0
Ph. (867) 392-3053
Fax (867) 392-6861