Baffinland is currently looking for its next best Heavy Equipment Technician apprentice.
Candidates will join as trades assistants for six months, job shadowing and learning about their perspective trade. Upon successful completion of the six month introduction, candidates will write the Trades Entrance Exam.
Once enrolled in that program, candidates will become full time permanent apprentices at Baffinland. Below are listed the apprentice positions as well as a brief description of each position. To apply, please go online and submit your resume to the position you are interested in or apply through a Baffinland Community Liaison Officer. Priority will be given to Inuit candidates.
The Apprenticeship Housing Maintainer Technical Training is only available to registered apprentices and placement into the program is made through a Regional Apprenticeship Officer or local Career Development Officer. The program offers technical training typically completed over 3 years (levels 1-3) that includes 560 hours of on-the-job training, and for Nunavut, 8 weeks of theory (or 240 hours) per year.
Successful completion of the Level 2 Trades Entrance Exam is required for those entering this trade.
To be considered you must meet the following requirements:
High school Graduate Certificate
OR a pass mark in all five Canadian General Educational Development (GED) tests
OR a successful completion of the level 2 trades entrance exam
OR a successful completion of the trade specific pre-apprenticeship program at Arctic College