Working at the City

We are a Capital City that thinks ahead. Through our strategic planning, we are preparing for the future of Iqaluit.

Employees at the City of Iqaluit deliver essential public services to our residents including public works, engineering, emergency services, economic development, and recreation.

The City of Iqaluit employs people who make a positive difference. Considering a career with the City means that you are a team-oriented, dedicated individual who wants to help improve the lives of Iqalummiut through meaningful work and commitment to excellence.


City of Iqaluit’s Strategic Plan

The Strategic Plan provides Council and Staff with a common focus, priorities, and desired outcomes. It serves as an important tool for setting priorities, making decisions, and managing operations for years to come.


What we strive for

Iqaluit will be an inspirational Arctic leader, grounded in the culture of our people, where knowledge and investment are encouraged, and families grow strong and healthy.

To provide services to our citizens that promote a healthy, safe, economically vibrant and culturally rich city.

Five Priorities:

  1. Enhance good governance
  2. Build sustainable infrastructure
  3. Become an employer of choice
  4. Serve our residents with excellence
  5. Become an arctic leader in sustainable economic development


What the City can offer

We offer a stable and rewarding career with an organization that shapes the future. The City of Iqaluit offers a compensation package that includes a competitive salary, benefits, settlement allowance, and programs such as a RRSP plan and health and dental coverage, as well as a discount to the Iqaluit Aquatic Centre.