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Facility Maintenance Supervisor

Baker Lake
Reference number: 
Type of employment: 
$90,896.00 per annum, 40hour/week
Northern Allowance: 
$24,381.00 per annum

This is a Highly Sensitive Position and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check, along with a clear Vulnerable Sector Check is required.

This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.

The incumbent supervises others and directly performs preventive maintenance inspections, services and repairs to ensure the performance of facility systems, subsystems and components in all facilities within the designated area. The goal is increased efficiency, reliability, safety and maximization of facility systems, subsystem and component service life.

Through the provision of preventative maintenance services, the incumbent provides day-to-day checks, the legislative and code-required monitoring, testing, servicing and inspection of facility systems, sub-systems and components to ensure they are performing as intended and reach their planned service life. Through the provision of repair services, the incumbent fixes or replaces broken, worn or faulty components as required to address issues that are identified through the course of regular preventative maintenance inspections.

Incumbent will be responsible for the following: Inspects and maintains facility systems, sub-systems and components to ensure they are performing as intended and reach their planned service life; Checks work on facility systems, sub-systems and components performed under contract to ensure compliance with plans and specifications and governing codes; Completes work records for all work; Ensures that the proper tools, equipment and material are on hand or readily available at all times; Ensures that the proper work and safety procedures are followed at all times; Supervises work in all government assets; Performs other duties such as supervising and training apprentices and casual staff, supporting other trades personnel as and when required, travelling to remote communities to perform emergency inspections or repairs. On-call and Stand-by work is a mandatory function of this position and is based on a predetermined schedule.

The incumbent must have; Certification as a Plumber/Gasfitter, Oil Burner Mechanic, Third class Stationary Engineer, Fourth Class Stationary Engineer, Fifth Class Stationary Engineer, Electrician or Carpenter with 3 years or more of work experience in the trade as a member or a leader of a team. 2 years experience supervising trades and technical staff and contractors; Experience with a varity of building types and sizes or municipal works; Experience in supervisory or managerial position. Class 5 Nunavut Driver’s License (or equivalent).

Equivalencies consisting of an acceptable combination of related education, training and experience may be considered

Fluency in two or more of Nunavut official languages; Knowledge of Computerized Maintenance Management Systems and related experience in cold climate constructions are all considered assets.

If you are interested in applying for this job, please email your cover letter and resume to Please include the REFERENCE # in the subject line of your email.

  • The Government of Nunavut is committed to creating a more representative workforce so it can better understand and serve the needs of Nunavummiut. Priority will be given to Nunavut Inuit. Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Nunavut Priority Hiring Policy.
  • Employment in some positions requires an acceptable criminal record check. Possession of a criminal record will not necessarily disqualify candidates from further consideration.
  • Applicants may submit their resume in the Official Language of their choice.
  • Eligibility list may be created to fill future vacancies.
  • Job descriptions may be obtained by fax, email or on the website.
  • Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Expiry Options: 
Open until filled