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Title: Instructor, Computer Systems Technician Program


Salary: $94,010 to $106,685  per annum, 37.5 hour/week


Department: Nunavut Arctic College


Northern Allowance: $15, 016 per annum


Community: Iqaluit


Union Status: Nunavut Employees Union

Reference Number: 041-070717-CST-4735


Housing: Subsidized Staff Housing is Available

Type of Employment: Two Year Term





Closing date:   July 7, 2017@ 12:00AM EST




This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.


The Computer Systems Technician Program at Nunavut Arctic College, in partnership with the Department of Community and Government Services, provides Nunavummiut with the skills knowledge and expertise in the Information Technology field. Graduating students of the 2 year Program receive a Computer Systems Technician Diploma.


Reporting to the Director, Health and Wellness Programs, the Instructor for the Computer Systems Technician Program will be responsible for delivering lessons, preparing audiovisual support materials and assigning and assessing coursework. The Instructor will regularly tutor and counsel students and will continually provide opportunities for student evaluation of course content and evaluation of student progress. The incumbent will develop and revise course content and ensure that content is relevant and current to the changes in the field of computer systems. The instructor will also ensure that the hardware used for the program is maintained properly and that the College is using current hardware and software technologies.



Title: Instructor, Carpenter Program – 2 positions


Salary: $94,010 to $106,685 per annum for 37.50 hours/week


Department: Nunavut Arctic College


Northern Allowance: $18,517 per annum


Community: Rankin Inlet


Union Status: Nunavut Employees Union

Reference Number: 051-300617-CARP-12302


Housing: Subsidized Staff Housing is Available

Type of Employment: 2 Year Term



Closing date: June 30, 2017 @ 12:00AM EST



This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.


This position is located in Rankin Inlet, Kivalliq Campus and reports to the Senior Instructor of

Trades Programs. The position is responsible to the adult population of Nunavut’s communities

and works with various individuals, organizations, Industry and government departments in order

to deliver the accredited apprenticeship trades program and meet all standards and requirements

of the Nunavut Apprenticeship, Occupational & Certification Board.


The primary responsibility of the Instructor, Carpenter Program is to plan, instruct, evaluate and

report on student learning in Nunavut’s Apprenticeship Accredited Carpenter program, for all

apprenticeship levels and provides delivery and support for the Carpenter Pre-apprenticeship

program.  In addition, the incumbent provides planning, instruction, reporting & delivery of Nunavut’s

Apprenticeship Accredited Housing Maintainer Serviceman program, for apprenticeship level 3. 

With Nunavut wide implications, the Instructor for the Carpenter Program monitors applicable trades

programming and designs the trade’s curriculum. Decisions and recommendations made by the

incumbent will directly impact the operation of the Nunavut Trades Training Strategy, in a significant area

of trades preparatory planning, and capacity building for Nunavummiut.



Title: CasualPublic Affairs Officer-Casual


Salary: $43.74/hour, 37.5 hour/week


Department: Nunavut Arctic College


Northern Allowance: $7.70/hour, 37.5 hour week


Community: Iqaluit


Union Status: Nunavut Employees Union

Reference Number: 041-PAO-2017


Housing: Subsidized Staff Housing is not Available

Type of Employment: Casual

position ending September 2017




Closing date: open until filled


 Casual employment is for local residents only.


Nunavut Arctic College is eager to hire a Public Affairs Officer on a casual employment staffing action until September 2017 in Iqaluit, NU. Reporting to the Manager, Policy and Planning, the incumbent will be responsible for the development, implementation and management of College communications, public relations, promotions and marketing activities. These duties involve the operation of the College website, newsletter, routine press releases, information packages and promotional materials designed to inform the public about College programs and services. The Public Affairs Officer will work with the Board of Governors and the President’s Office to coordinate the communication of strategic objectives and corporate issues. This position has a direct impact on all staff, students and the public and will involve both internal and external communications. These duties will include developing and implementing a marketing strategy and managing and assisting College staff with the dissemination of information to ensure accurate and concise flow of information to the public



Elaine Uppahuak-Prusky, a Senior Business Officer with the Government of Nunavut, has taken her career to the next level by completing the Senior Manager’s Hivuliqtikhanut Diploma. She is one of 15 GN employees to do so in 2016.

Accredited by Dalhousie University in Halifax, the one-year program was developed for employees at three levels: emerging managers, supervisors and senior managers.

Attendees learn from a variety of classroom and learning modules, building capacity for those pursuing careers with the Government of Nunavut. Yet, Uppahuak-Prusky points out that graduates not only learn new skills, they gain confidence in their roles.

NAC recognizes that opportunities are good for careers in business, administration and management in Nunavut. To prepare for the roles, several business programs are offered in Office Administration, Management Studies and the Municipal Government Program. To find out about the Business programs, visit


A Pre-Trades program will run from Feb 13 to May 26, at Sanatuliqsarvik, Nunavut Trades Training Centre in Rankin Inlet. The program focuses on the foundations of math, science and English.



Title: Manager of Finance


Salary: $93,951 to $106,626 per annum for 37.5 hour/week


Department: Nunavut Arctic College


Northern Allowance: $21,113 per annum


Community: Arviat


Union Status: Nunavut Employees Union

Reference Number: 051-161216-MFIN-6612


Housing: Subsidized Staff Housing is Available

Type of Employment: Term ending July 2018




Closing date:   open until filled



As per HRM Directive 518, this employment opportunity is restricted to Government of Nunavut employees only.



Reporting to the CFO/Bursar of Nunavut Arctic College, the Manager of Finance is responsible for managing and coordinating the corporate accounting and financial functions of Nunavut Arctic College. The Manager assists in the development, implementation and monitoring of financial services in accordance with the Financial Administration Act, Financial Administration Manual, Public Colleges Act, Generally Accepted Accounting/Auditing Principles and related policies, procedures, directives and regulations, in order to safeguard and control the assets of the College.




As the economy grows, NAC offers trades training programs that will lead to good jobs in Nunavut. To qualify for these jobs, graduates must be well trained in their program specialty, as well as be prepared to serve an apprenticeship.


The Nunavut Trades Training Centre in Rankin Inlet played centre stage for a hands-on visit by the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and his wife, Sharon Johnston, on May 13. They were joined by the Honourable Nellie T. Kusugak, Commissioner of Nunavut.


Students from the Trades Training Centre completed their first attempt to pass their second year Apprenticeship program which covered the Electrical, Housing Maintainer and Carpentry trades. The results for the second year were outstanding. 100% success rate from the first attempt.  We take this opportunity to thank the staff and faculty on a job well done.


Congratulations to Jennifer Amagoalik and Terrence (Enri) Milton on being chosen as this year's recipients of Atuqtuarvik Corporation's two scholarships.

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