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Maintenance Coordinator

March 19 2017
Industries Public administation
Categories Building services - HVAC, Executive, Maintenance - Service, Project - Project management - Planning, Supervision - Surveillance
Kuujjuaq, QC

The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) is a supra-municipal body having jurisdiction over the territory north of the 55th parallel in Québec and, in particular, provides technical assistance to the 14 northern villages of Nunavik.


The KRG Municipal Public Works Department is responsible for the management of infrastructure projects for the northern villages, as well as for the preventive and corrective maintenance of more than 200 KRG residential and commercial buildings throughout the region (staff housing, offices, airport buildings and police stations). It also provides technical assistance to the northern villages for the maintenance of some municipal infrastructure (drinking water treatment plants, community centres, arenas, swimming pools, etc.) and to childcare centres around the region.


The KRG is currently looking for a dynamic and motivated individual to fill the following position:

(Permanent, full-time)

Reporting to the Assistant Director (Maintenance) of the Department, the Maintenance Coordinator's duties include in particular:

  • Coordinate the work of maintenance staff (technicians, plumbers, electricians, HVAC specialists);
  • Receive and process requests from clients and tenants, and ensure follow-up on work orders with maintenance staff;
  • Plan and organize the allocation of work, and plan and assign the necessary resources (workers, equipment, parts);
  • Conduct building inspections to identify needs;
  • Participate in the implementation of preventive maintenance planning for buildings;
  • Manage the annual related budget;
  • Perform any other related duties requested by his supervisor.

The selected candidate must:

  • Possess a college studies diploma in a related field: engineering, building mechanics, logistics, project management, etc. (Relevant work experience will also be considered);
  • Have at least two years of relevant work experience as a coordinator of a multi-disciplinary team;
  • Be able to communicate, verbally and in writing, in at least two of the following languages: Inuktitut, English or French (A working knowledge of Inuktitut is a definite asset);
  • Possess practical computer skills and expertise in preventive maintenance systems. Knowledge of Guide Ti software will be considered an asset;
  • Be available to travel in Nunavik;
  • Demonstrate flexibility and resourcefulness and enjoy teamwork;
  • Be capable of working under pressure and meeting deadlines.

Work experience north of the 55th parallel is a definite asset.


Place of work:    Kuujjuaq, Québec.

Salary:               Based on the salary scale applicable to management employees.

Other benefits:   Cost-of-living differential: $8,500 annually (minimum);

Food allowance: $3,453 annually (minimum);

Annual leave trips: 3 (minimum);

Simplified pension plan;

Group insurance;

Vacation: 30 days;

Statutory holidays: 19 days, including 10 days at Christmas.


Forward your résumé in English and French before March 21, 2017, to:

Human Resources Section

Kativik Regional Government

P.O. Box 9, Kuujjuaq QC  J0M 1C0

Fax: 819-964-2975

Email: **************@***.ca


The KRG is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with this and with the James Bay and Northern Québec Agreement, conditions may vary to promote the employment of Inuit candidates.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. network