Government of Yukon -> Highways & Public Works – Transportation Aviation CARS
Location: Dawson City, YT
Salary: $85,241 - $98,915 per annum
Closing date: May 17, 2023
This competition is open to all candidates who meet the above noted Admissibility. A hiring preference will apply for qualified candidates of Canadian Indigenous ancestry, with a priority for qualified Yukon First Nation candidates. This initiative is in support of the Yukon government’s goal for a representative public service.
For more information on the hiring preference, visit www.yukon.ca/hiring-preference.
This posting is to fill one permanent, full-time position in Dawson City and one 2-year full-time, term position with location options within the Yukon, working 75 hours bi-weekly.
Highways and Public Works – who we are…
Employees at Highways and Public Works are responsible for ensuring safe and efficient public highways, airstrips, buildings, and information systems. Our collective vision is to make a difference in the lives of Yukoners. At all levels of our organization, we value leadership, innovation, teamwork, and keeping our people safe. Our priorities are to be client focused, to support our people, to build sustainably, and to advance reconciliation throughout the Yukon.
The Transportation Aviation Branch (TAB) is responsible for the management, development, and maintenance of the Yukon Territory Aviation System, which includes the Erik Nielsen Whitehorse International Airport (ENWIA), four community airports and 24 aerodromes. Driven by a commitment to safety and security, efficient and effective programming, and progressive leadership, TAB is a dedicated and professional team.
The Community Airports Duty Managers are key members of TAB’s Community Airports team and proactively manage airside developments and operations for Dawson City, Mayo, Old Crow and Watson Lake Airports. This position also involves coordinating activities at the 24 aerodromes operated by the Government of Yukon.
The Community Airports Duty Managers act as the program Authority on behalf of Nav Canada for the eight CARS (Community Aerodrome Radio Station) in the Yukon. This includes:
This position involves collaborating closely with TAB team members, other government departments, regulators, carriers and community stakeholders to ensure a safe and efficient air transportation system. TAB seeks two collaborative and progressive leaders interested in a unique opportunity to develop and manage the day-to-day operation of airports and aerodromes in an assigned region of the Yukon.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please review this information: Apply on a job | Government of Yukon < https://yukon.ca/en/apply-on-job >.
Essential Qualifications (what we’re looking for in your resume):
If your resume shows education, training, and/or experience equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above, your application may be equally considered.
Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability (what candidates will be assessed on):
Conditions of Employment
If you have questions about this position, please contact Alex Bourgeois, A/Community Airports Manager, at Alex.Bourgeois@Yukon.ca.
If you have questions about applying for a job with the Yukon government or if you need an accommodation for this staffing process, please contact Gillian Smith, HR Consultant, at Gillian.Smith@Yukon.ca.
Learn more about us!
We are the Yukon public service. Every day, we come together to serve the people who live here, and to make a difference in so many ways—from simple to extraordinary and everything in between. Here, you will find the diverse opportunities you desire to develop your career while enjoying a warm sense of community and vibrant artistic, cultural and recreational amenities, all set in a spectacular natural environment.
To learn more about what the Yukon has to offer, check out these links:
http://www.employment.gov.yk.ca/yukon_life.html and https://www.travelyukon.com/en
How to Apply
To apply for the position of Airports Duty Manager, and for full details on the requirements of the role, please visit: https://yukon.ca/en/employment.
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