Resource Planner

Resource Planner – Apply new technologies and models to forecast and prepare for the future electricity requirements of Yukon.

Help plan the energy future of Yukon. Be part of the development of long-term electricity planning, which is critical in meeting the growing needs of the territory’s economy and to maintaining a reliable and sustainable supply of electricity to our customers.

THE COMPANY:
Yukon Energy is the main generator and transmitter of electrical energy in the territory. We are a renewable company with 97% 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.  

THE POSITION:
Permanent, fulltime and based in Whitehorse Yukon, the annual salary maximum is $134,359 (base salary and allowances). You’ll have a graduate degree in engineering and/or economics with a minimum of five years of related hydro power industry experience. A combination of experience and education will be considered.

THE LOCATION:
Yukon is a perfect place for outdoor enthusiasts and for raising a family. Whitehorse, the capital, has the amenities of a city, while maintaining a small-town atmosphere. There is a vibrant arts and culture community, theaters, restaurants, outstanding coffee shops and sports opportunities for young and old alike. The excellent school system offers English and French instruction to the college level. Multiple daily flights 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 and excellent benefits
  • Four weeks paid vacation
  • An opportunity to work on varied, challenging projects with rewarding outcomes
  • Respectful and positive environment 

To apply or for more information, please email hr@yec.yk.ca.

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