09-1096 Waste Facility Labourer

Expiry Date: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019


The City of Iqaluit is looking for a hardworking dependable labourer for our city’s landfill


Title:                Waste Facility Labourer

Department:    Public Works

Reference #:   09-1096

Status:             Full-time permanent

Salary:            $48,945.14 per annum, 40 hour/week


Allowance:      $20,907.43 per annum

Union Status:  Unionized


Closing Date:  Open until filled 


This employment opportunity is open to Iqaluit Residents.


Under the direction of the Landfill Foreman, the Waste Facility Labourer provides general labour services to the Ciy of Iqaluit’s landfill and assists in carrying out municipal services within the Public Works Department.

These services include garbage removal, cleaning/sorting of landfill waste and providing assistace to the public.

The incumbent must be dependable, punctual, physically fit, and must be willing to work in harsh outdoor weather conditions in areas with obnoxious smells.  They must also be responsible and capable to work independently, as well as, in a team setting and be able to handle working under time constraints.


What is required of this position?

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Confident in reading and writing reports and other documents
  • Physically fit with the ability to lift up to 30lbs
  • Ability to follow directions and instructions
  • Capability to perform duties safely and efficiently

Assets include:

  • Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Knowledge and or experience with WHMIS
  • The ability to speak in Inuktitut and or French
  • Experience working for a municipality

Equivalencies that include a combination of education and experience may be considered.


The successful candidate would be required to submit an acceptable Criminal Record Check.


Please email your resume and credentials quoting Reference # to: hr@iqaluit.ca



Human Resources, City of Iqaluit                      www.iqaluit.ca

PO Box 460                                                     Phone: 867.975.8506

Iqaluit, Nunavut  X0A 0H0                                E-mail:  hr@iqaluit.ca