ASSISTANT DIRECTOR - Pilimmaksaivik Job Openings by Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency in Iqaluit

Job Title Assistant Director - Pilimmaksaivik Job Openings Iqaluit Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency
Pub Date 23 days ago
Company Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency
Location Iqaluit

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Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency Recruitment 2020

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR - Pilimmaksaivik Job Opening in Iqaluit

Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency
Iqaluit (Nunavut)
Permanent Full Time, Temporary Full Time
$94,121 to $107,619 (Salary under review. Plus Northern allowances.)

Closing date: 18 September 202023:59, Pacific Time

Who can apply: For this selection process, applicants will be considered in
the following order:
(1) Those who are Inuit enrolled under the Nunavut Agreement.
(2) If there are no qualified Inuit enrolled under the Nunavut Agreement,
persons residing in Canada and Canadian citizens residing abroad will be
Applicants are encouraged to apply ONLY if they are willing and able to
work in or relocate to Iqaluit, Nunavut.

Apply online

Important messages

We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you need to be accommodated during any phase of the evaluation process, please use the Contact information below to request specialized accommodation. All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.

Assessment accommodation

Ullukkut! We are looking to fill our Assistant Director position in Pilimmaksaivik, the Federal Centre of Excellence for Inuit Employment in Nunavut. This is the perfect position for someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and wants to lead employees on interesting files – all with the objective of making a difference for Inuit in Nunavut.
Please note, the positon is located in Iqaluit so candidates applying from outside of Iqaluit must be willing to relocate to Iqaluit. Relocation assistance is available.
The screening questions that are required as part of your application were designed to help ensure that you speak to your relevant background to demonstrate you meet these requirements. You are STRONGLY encouraged to apply online – the system uses a questionnaire approach that will help you communicate your qualifications for the position, quickly and effectively. If you are unable to submit your application online, please contact Ocean Machmer at Ocean.Machmer[at] and she will send you the questionnaire and give you the
alternate methods to submit your application including: -in-person in Iqaluit, fax or email.
The salary range for this position is: $94,121 to $107,619 (under review) plus applicable allowances (approximately $22,000/ year to $37,000/year), as well as vacation travel assistance (approximately $1,500 per person (i.e. for employee and eligible dependents, including spouse/common-law partner), twice per year). Rates and conditions subject to change.
Applicants may wish to review the Relocation Directive for information: http:// directive/nrd-drc/index-eng.php
Federal government housing is available for this position. Please see the
Isolated Posts and Government Housing Directive for more information: http:// directive/ipgh-pile/ index-eng.php.
As noted above, for this selection process, applicants will be considered in the following order:
(1) Those who are Inuit enrolled under the Nunavut Agreement.
(2) If there are no qualified Inuit enrolled under the Nunavut Agreement, persons residing in Canada and Canadian citizens residing abroad will be considered.


As the Assistant Director, you would lead a team of employees and manage the development and implementation of the whole-of-government Inuit Employment Plan (IEP), in support of the federal government’s obligations and responsibilities pursuant to Article 23 of the Nunavut Agreement. Drawing on your knowledge and understanding of Inuit culture and societal values and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit (IQ) principles, you would provide expert advice to partners that would help shape the development of Inuit employment strategies. In this role, you would also work closely with federal departments and organizations, Government of Nunavut, NTI, and Inuit clients to manage and develop collaborative initiatives and projects that would support the federal government’s Inuit Employment Plan.
If you’re looking to work in an innovative organization and lead a great team that is motivated to make a difference, come and join us!

Work environment

Located in Iqaluit, Pilimmaksaivik was created to support a ‘whole-of-government’ approach (one that works across several federal departments and agencies) to support the build toward achieving a representative public service in Nunavut, including its obligations under Article 23 of the Nunavut Agreement.

Intent of the process

Please note: We have an immediate need to staff one (1) indeterminate position/permanent full time.
We plan to use this staffing process to develop a list of qualified candidates (also called a pool of candidates) for possible future job openings for similar types of position at this level (AS-07). These job openings could be for permanent full-time work or for shorter periods of time, working on a temporary basis (for example, replacing someone on leave). We will also share the names of the qualified candidates on this list with other Federal departments / agencies in Nunavut so they can use it for their job openings.
In the event that an employee of the public service is qualified through this process, he/she may be considered for acting, deployment, assignment or secondment opportunities. Interchange Canada* may also be used as a staffing option.
Inuit enrolled under the Nunavut Agreement who are found qualified in this staffing process will be appointed ahead of other qualified applicants.

Positions to be filled: 1

Information you must provide

Your résumé.

In order to be considered, your application must clearly explain how you meet the following (essential qualifications)

You must meet all essential qualifications in order to be appointed to the position. Other qualifications may be a deciding factor in choosing the person to be appointed. Some essential and other qualifications will be assessed through your application. It is your responsibility to provide appropriate examples that illustrate how you meet each qualification. Failing to do so could result in your application being rejected.
A secondary school diploma or an acceptable combination of education, training and or/experience.

Degree equivalency

EX1: Experience in providing strategic advice and recommendations to senior management (director or above) on program or policy issues.
EX2: Experience coordinating and leading meetings that include individuals from internal and/or external partners (or stakeholders).
EX3: Experience working in a cross-cultural environment, specifically as it relates to Inuit (culture and values) and non-Inuit populations.
EX4: Experience in supervising staff.

If you possess any of the following, your application must also clearly explain how you meet it (other qualifications)

AEX1. Experience working in a Northern environment, preferably Nunavut.
AEX2. Experience in the delivery of training or learning and development programs for adults.
AEX3. Experience in the development and delivery of programs or policies to support increased Indigenous employment levels in a workforce.

The following will be applied / assessed at a later date (essential for the job)

English essential

Information on language requirements

K1. Knowledge of Article 23 of the Nunavut Agreement.
K2. Knowledge of Inuit Culture, society and values.

A1. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
A2. Ability to manage the development and implementation of programs or projects.
A3. Ability to research and analyze information and make recommendations to management.

PS1. Reliability.
PS2. Values: Respect and fairness.
PS3. Thinking things through.
PS4. Working effectively with others.
PS5. Being action-oriented and an independent problem solver.

The following may be applied / assessed at a later date (may be needed for the job)

AK1. Knowledge of the roles and responsibilities of external stakeholders, in particular Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated and the Government of Nunavut, as it relates to the implementation of Article 23 of the Nunavut Agreement.

AA1. Ability to communicate in Inuktut.
AA2. Ability to work in a fast paced environment.

  • Preference given to Inuit enrolled under the Nunavut Agreement.
  • Willing and able to work overtime on short notice.
  • Willingness to travel in small aircraft.
  • Willingness to travel to remote areas.
Conditions of employment
  • Reliability Status security clearance
  • Health Canada Medical Clearance (if required)
Other information

The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that reflects the Canadians we serve. We promote employment equity and encourage you to indicate if you belong to one of the designated groups when you apply.

Information on employment equity

This selection process may be limited to candidates who are Inuit enrolled under the "Nunavut Agreement”. This organizational need can be applied at any step in the selection process. When there are sufficient applicants who are Inuit enrolled under the "Nunavut Agreement", the manager has the discretion to assess and appoint those individuals first and then assess and appoint other candidates into any remaining positions. In other cases, the manager may assess all applicants at the same time and apply the organizational need criteria on a case by case basis when a Nunavut Inuk is found qualified.
  • Note: Interchange Canada is a program that gives people working outside the (for example, employees of Inuit organizations, Government of Nunavut, the private sector etc.) the chance to take a leave from their job to work within in the federal government on a temporary assignment. There is no cost to the employee’s organization – the federal government reimburses the employee’s salary. If you would like more information, email Ocean Machmer at Ocean.Machmer[at], for more information or click here: en/treasury-board- secretariat/ services/ professional-development/interchange-canada.html.

Selection Board may choose to communicate with candidates by e-mail to provide or request information and to invite candidates to attend any portion of the assessment.
Please include a valid e-mail address that you check frequently, if you have one. Failure to respond to communications may be construed as a withdrawal from this process.
In addition to assessing your application, various other assessment tools may be used including: interviews, written assessments, situational exercises and reference checks.
An assignment, secondment, or acting appointment requires approval of your
supervisor. Please note that this applies to federal government employees
Proof of your education credentials will need to be provided at a later time of the process. Candidates with foreign credentials will be required to provide proof of Canadian equivalency. Please consult the Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials for further information at
Persons are entitled to participate in the appointment process in the official
language of their choice.
The Public Service of Canada is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to a job opportunity or testing, you should advise the Public Service Commission or the departmental official in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially. Preference

Preference will be given to veterans and to Canadian citizens, in that order, with the exception of a job located in Nunavut, where Nunavut Inuit will be appointed first.

Information on the preference to veterans

We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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