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Employment Opportunity

Carpenter Apprentice

Salary: Pay at the applicable apprentice training rate: DOE & education

Closing Date: Wednesday April 25, 2018 at 4:30pm.


Kwanlin Dün First Nation is seeking expressions of interest from individuals who wish to be considered to apprentice as a Carpenter.

In order to be considered for this opportunity one must:
• Be a member of Kwanlin Dün First Nation (must declare) and eligible for post-secondary funding with Kwanlin Dün;
• Have completion of grade 10 or equivalent;
• Be eligible for apprenticeship per Yukon Government guidelines, and
• Have a genuine interest and be committed to becoming a carpenter.

Note: Experience in home and building maintenance is an asset.

Job Requirements & conditions of employment:
• Commitment to all levels of apprenticeship;
• To be eligible to, and will register with Yukon College (or another accredited post-secondary institution) in the Carpentry program;
• Attend mandatory coursework at Yukon College (or other);
• Work cooperatively with the Apprentice and Trades staff of Advanced Education Branch at Yukon Government;
• Work under the direction and guidance of the Journeyperson Carpenter (s) on staff;
• Mandatory compliance with KDFN safety policies and procedures;
• Lifting of up to 50 lbs;
• Valid Class 5 Driver’s license is required; and
• Must be willing to undergo and have an acceptable criminal records check if requested.

Remember, declare KDFN citizenship on your resume.

A cover letter should be provided additional to the resume stating why you are interested in the position. Please list, or provide copies of, all certificates with your resume.

If you are interested in putting your name forward as a candidate for the opportunity, please submit your resume to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), or by fax to (867) 633-8414 or drop it off at 35 McIntyre Drive attention: Human Resources.

Please see or contact Human Resources at 633-7800 for more information about this opportunity. There is currently no training plan; one may be tailored to meet the individual’s needs.

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

Full Expression of Interest

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Please include the title of the job you are applying for in your email subject line. Also include your name in the file name of your resume and any other files you submit.