Plant Operator

Yukon Energy Corporation
Mayo, Yukon
Mayo, Mayo, Yukon (Mayo, YT)
Full time
Hours / week:
Not Specified
Wage / Salary:
Not Disclosed
Date posted:
Closing date:


THE OPPORTUNITY: Permanent, Full time Position
Yukon Energy is the main generator and transmitter of electrical energy in the territory. Our plant facilities
are on the Traditional Territory of Yukon First Nations. There are 14 First Nation in the territory and we
work within these Traditional Territories in all of our business operations.
What will you do?
Reporting to the Leadhand, Mechanical Maintenance, the successful applicant will work as part of the
Operations group and will assist with the safe and efficient operation of the electrical generating units and
plants. The work will involve regular plant checks and unit readings on plant generating and peripheral
equipment and providing assistance and support to other staff as required.
What do you need to succeed?
A high school diploma and some vocational training and/or experience in the operation and light
maintenance of power generation equipment. The ability to work unsupervised with a strong commitment
to working safely, a valid class 5 driver’s license and good computer and interpersonal skills.
Under fill will be considered.
What’s in it for you?
You will be part of a team enabling Yukon’s prosperity with sustainable, cost-effective and reliable
electricity. We thrive on the challenge to work safely, to be accountable, working together to deliver
professional service to internal and external customers. We care about each other and being good
corporate citizens. Yukon Energy values diversity in the workplace. We strive to achieve a skilled
workforce that is representative of the population we serve, and we are committed to the employment and
career development of Yukon First Nation citizens. First Nation candidates are encouraged to selfdeclare.
Competitive Compensation
What are the working conditions?
Works in proximity to high voltage and spinning equipment. Exposure to open water and plant
environment. Travel and periods of immediate stand-by coverage are requirements of this position.
Involves a rotation shift schedule that may require working on weekends and statutory holidays. May be
exposed to inclement weather while working outside and when travelling.
To apply, submit a covering letter and resume to Human Resources at Resumes and
cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled. We appreciate all responses however only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada for any employer.
To apply, submit a covering letter and resume by 5:00 pm September 14, 2020 to Human Resources via
email at
Date Posted: August 31, 2020
Position Number 92-13

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