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Public Safety & Fire Prevention Technician

April 4 2021
Industries Public administration
Categories Production, Operations, Quality, Safety, Engineering, Security, Law inforcement, Defense, Security, Protective Services, Defence, Defence, Security, Health, Safety, Environment, Project, Project management, Planning, Quality, Test, Inspection
Kuujjuaq, QC

The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) is a supra-municipal organization with jurisdiction over the Quebec territory located north of the 55th parallel.  We are currently looking for a dynamic and reliable candidate to work in the capacity of:

Public Safety & Fire Prevention Technician
Permanent full-time

Under the supervision of the Civil Security Coordinator, the Public Safety & Fire Prevention Technician is responsible for the following duties:

  • Develop, promote and deliver public safety and fire prevention programs to the communities;
  • Educate, promote, interpret and enforce applicable fire safety codes and legislation;
  • Verify the inspection and testing of fire protection systems in public buildings and major occupancies;
  • Conduct fire investigations and prepare and maintain related reports;
  • Elaborate, in collaboration with municipal fire brigades, intervention plans for different buildings as demanded by the Nunavik Fire Safety Cover plan;
  • Provide technical support and training for municipal firefighters;
  • Perform any other related duties as required.

The selected candidate must :

  • Possess post secondary education in Fire Prevention (AEC);
  • Have a minimum of two years related experience;
  • Have the ability to interpret building plans and understand construction details;
  • Have an in depth knowledge of Building and Fire Codes and a good understanding of relevant computer software applications;
  • Possess excellent communication and presentation skills and commitment to customer service excellence;
  • Membership in Quebec Association or Fire Prevention Technician (ATPIQ) will be considered an asset;
  • Have the ability to communicate orally and in writing in at least two of the following languages: Inuktitut, English and French;
  • Be willing to travel frequently in Nunavik;

Place of work:          Kuujjuaq, Québec

Salary:                       Minimum: $49 592 annually – max.: $85 512 annually (Class 9).


  • Cost of living differential:  Minimum of $8 500/year
  • Food allowance: Minimum of $ 3 707/year         
  • Annual leave trips                                  
  • RRSP: 6% employer, 4% employee                                  
  • Group Insurance                                  
  • Vacation: 20 days                                  
  • Statutory Holidays: 19 days including 10 during Christmas holidays

Please send your résumé before 5 p.m. on March 19, 2021 to:

Human Resources Section
Kativik Regional Government
P.O. Box 9
Kuujjuaq QC  J0M 1C0
Email: **************@***.** / Fax: 819-964-2975


The KRG is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with this and 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