Oil Burner Mechanic/Oil Heat System Technician
Job No: 126360
Location: Various Communities, Nunavut
Come and experience life in one of Canada’s northernmost communities and finish each day knowing you have made a difference!
A highly competitive hourly rate!
A challenging and rewarding role for an experienced Oil Burner Mechanic!
About the Opportunities
Currently, the Local Housing Organization which is a Property Management Agency for the Nunavut Housing Corporation has an exciting employment opportunity for a Journeyman Oil Burner Mechanic/Oil Heat System Technician to join our team on a full-time basis for six months as you support the maintenance work for approximately 1,300 units divided among 5 Nunavut fly-in communities (Taloyoak, Gjoa Haven, Kugluktuk, Kugaaruk, and Cambridge Bay).
This role will see you report to the Maintenance Manager as you undertake a variety of responsibilities including:
Troubleshooting and repairing any malfunctioning oil burners, laying out and assembling oil burner heating system components, testing installed units, and adjusting controls for proper functioning.
Performing preventative and demand maintenance work on equipment including motors, pumps, control devices, boilers, forced air furnace, and oil-fired hot water tanks.
Plumbing and renovating work in accordance with work-orders, plans, and specifications.
As our ideal candidate for this role, you’ll join us with a minimum of 5 years of interprovincial journeyman experience in Residential Construction. You will also possess a current class 5 driver’s licence and provide a Driver Abstract. Previous experience in Arctic construction and maintenance would be an asset.
Above all, you’ll be a conscientious individual that demonstrates a strong worth ethic and is capable of working well within a cross-cultural team environment.
Finally, due to the sensitive nature of this role, you must be able to provide a criminal background check including a Vulnerable Sector check free from relevant convictions.
About the Benefits
The successful incumbent will be rewarded with a competitive hourly rate. You will also have access to a comprehensive benefits package, subsidized housing, and a fly-in/fly-out rotation schedule.
If you are looking for a role where no two days are the same, and where you can make a real difference in the lives of others, then this is the role for you – APPLY TODAY!
To apply for this role please go to https://jobs.applyfirst.ca/jobs/126360