Be responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all or part of the Corporation’s capital projects, from concept through design, construction and closeout. Develop civil engineering designs, specifications, and cost estimates and prepare written reports associated with various projects. Perform work in an environmental sound manner and in compliance with water license, dam safety and environmental standards. Be responsible for Yukon Energy’s Dam Safety program, including the review and update of Emergency Preparedness Plans and operating procedures, all in accordance with guidelines published by the Canadian Dam Safety Association.
Yukon Energy is the main generator and transmitter of electrical energy in the territory. We are a renewable company with 94% of our electricity coming from hydro and we were the first northern utility and only the fifth in Canada to receive a Sustainable Electricity CompanyTM designation from the Canadian Electricity Association.
Permanent, full-time and based in Whitehorse, Yukon. See the full job description.
Yukon is a perfect place for outdoor enthusiasts and for raising a family. Wilderness adventures start right on your doorstep with canoeing, hiking and fishing opportunities available nearby. Multiple daily flights out of Whitehorse will get you to Vancouver in two hours and Edmonton or Calgary in less than three hours on scheduled days.
WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
Competitive compensation, including Northern Allowance and Travel Benefit
Excellent benefits, including a Group Insurance Plan
Four weeks paid vacation to start
Respectful and positive environment
To apply, submit a covering letter and resume to Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org. Resumes and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled.
We appreciate all responses; only short-listed candidates will be contacted.