Project Manager

Under the supervision of the Capital Program Manager, the Project Manager will provide project management services to enable the safe and successful execution of capital projects from conception to completion. This includes the coordination, implementation and completion of assigned projects relating to the refurbishment or replacement of the corporation's utility assets. The position works closely with Engineering, Operations and Procurement staff to achieve project objectives.

THE COMPANY:

Yukon Energy is the main generator and transmitter of electrical energy in the territory. We are a renewable company with historically, more than 90% of our electricity being generated by hydro resources. We were also the first northern utility and only the fifth in Canada to receive a Sustainable Electricity CompanyTM designation from the Canadian Electricity Association.  

THE POSITION:

Permanent, full-time and based in Whitehorse, Yukon. See the full job description.

THE LOCATION:

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

Group RRSP

Respectful and positive environment

To apply, submit a covering letter and resume to Human Resources at hr@yec.yk.ca. Resumes and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled.

We appreciate all responses; only short-listed candidates will be contacted.