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Major Projects Manager
Major Projects Manager

Major Projects Manager

Company : Yukon Government
Salary : $101,068–$117,433 a year
Location : Yukon

Full Description

Yukon government’s vision is an engaged and diverse public service that embraces innovation to deliver positive outcomes for Yukoners.

Recruiting for one TERM position (anticipatory permanent) working 75 hours biweekly, ending May, 2024.
Temporary Assignments will also be considered. Please ensure you have your supervisor’s approval prior to applying.

Our work has a visible impact…

The Executive Council Office is the centre of excellence for the Government of Yukon. We are leaders in the modernization of government standards and processes. We provide central strategic advice to advance government priorities through policy development, communications, intergovernmental relations, Indigenous relations, major project management, youth initiatives, Indigenous and scientific knowledge science and by supporting the Water Board and the Commissioner’s Office. We also provide direct support to the Premier and Cabinet.

Join our dynamic team and help us strengthen relationships and good governance for the benefit of all Yukoners.

Our passion drives everything we do…

Major Projects Yukon is a progressive and dedicated branch offering quality client support and corporate innovation for the Yukon government in fulfilling its roles and responsibilities related to the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act. If you would like to be valued for self-motivation, the pursuit of excellence, leadership and teamwork, then Major Projects Yukon is the place for you.

This position is responsible for providing strategic corporate expertise, direction, decision-making, coordination, policy guidance, and training for the Yukon government in fulfilling its roles and responsibilities under the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act and across the broader regulatory regime.

Supporting you every step of the way…

Yukon government cares about their employees and strives to offer a variety of learning and developmental opportunities including in-house training. Funding may also be available to support further education.

Flexible work and leave options may be available allowing you to balance your personal and professional needs.

We also have a comprehensive and generous benefits plan, providing for the health and wellbeing of you and your family.

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Essential Qualifications

Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet the following qualifications. Please note selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume.

  • Degree in Environmental Studies or Physical or Natural Sciences.
  • Considerable experience researching and analyzing environmental issues, impacts and/or mitigation and recommending appropriate courses of action.
  • Experience with use and application of assessment legislation and policy.
  • Experience facilitating planning and/or decision-making processes with governments, industry, boards/committees and/or the public.
  • Demonstrated experience consulting with First Nations or providing advice to support coordination between territorial, federal, or First Nations governments.

Candidates who have education, training, and/or experience equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above may be equally considered.

Important application requirements:

Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet each of the following qualifications. Emphasize how your work experiences and related duties align with the essential and asset qualifications listed below. Note that selection for further consideration is based solely on the information you provide in your resume.

Include the month and year you started and ended a job when you list your work experience. This allows us to accurately calculate the length of time you were in the position.

For more information on how to prepare and submit your resume visit this resource page on

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability

To best support the achievement of key strategic and business objectives, candidates may be assessed on:

  • Thinking Strategically
  • Influencing Others
  • Developing People
  • Excellent written and verbal communication regarding complex issues
  • Aptitude for a long-term corporate view, critical thinking and strategic thinking
  • Ability to build partnerships, generate commitment and influence others
  • Leadership and the ability implement a vision while trying new approaches
  • Ability to promote organizational values, ethics and standards of conduct
  • Strong client focus, and the ability to resolve conflict and reconcile diverse perspectives

Additional information

Job requirements: Occasional travel within Yukon

Contact details:

If you have any questions about this position, please contact Keith Maguire at k[email protected]

If you have questions about our recruitment process, please contact Lynn Williams at

Eligibility List
6 months
Post Date
21 November 2022
Close Date
2 December 2022