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Technician Licensed, Gse

Ref. # M11414

Position(s) Available

2  (Full Time)

Based in

Iqaluit or Yellowknife


Maintenance & Engineering >



Other Details: Reporting to Manager, GSE. Full Time Rotational Position 4-Weeks on, 4-Weeks off

Level: As per the GAFAE Collective Agreement

* In accordance with the GAFAE Collective Agreement

Skills and Qualifications

Include, but not limited to, the following minimum skills and qualifications:

  • Grade 12 education or equivalent;
  • 5 years of previous experience;
  • Must possess automotive and heavy equipment repair experience with working knowledge of gasoline, diesel, and propane engines/systems;
  • Must hold an Automotive Technician license or Coach/Truck or Heavy Equipment license;
  • Inter-provincial certification considered an asset;
  • Previous experience with minor welding and fabricating considered an asset;
  • Basic knowledge of electronics, fuel injection systems and hydraulic systems considered an asset;
  • Must possess a valid drivers license;
  • Must possess minimal hand tools;
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision;
  • Must have the ability to perform physical labour related duties;
  • Must be willing and able to travel;
  • Ability to communicate in Inuktut an asset;
  • Ability to obtain and retain an Airport Restricted Area Pass in accordance with the Airport Restricted Area Access Clearance Program regulated by Transport Canada;
  • Rotational accommodation provided.

Duties and Responsibilities

Interested candidates should be able to perform the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Service, troubleshoot and repair of ground support equipment;
  • Ensure that all work carried out is properly documented;
  • Maintain care and control of Company publications, tools and equipment;
  • Use shop equipment in accordance with safety standards;
  • Maintain clean and orderly work areas;
  • Provide excellent customer service;
  • Ability to travel away from base;
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Is this the job for you?

Apply in writing with a cover letter and résumé to:

Canadian North Human Resources Department
Fax: 613-254-6280

Internal and External candidates will be interviewed simultaneously. Only successful candidates will be contacted for interviews. Canadian North is committed to employment equity.

This advisory was posted on June 24, 2022.