Position: Internship Opportunity
Tenure: Term Until March 31, 2022
Location: Qikiqtani Communities
Restricted to Nunavut Inuit applicants, age 15-30
This 25-week paid Internship opportunity starts October 12, 2021. This opportunity will provide Inuit youth, aged 15 to 30, an opportunity to develop digital skills while working closely with a number of Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) staff to learn more about the organization and support the CLO’s mandate to have meaningful two-way communication with community members and Qikiqtani Inuit. The Intern is a QIA employee and must be able to work independently, be reliable, professional and represent the organization effectively.
The purpose of the Internship position is to provide Inuit youth in the Qikiqtani Region an opportunity to participate in on-the-job training, orientation to an Inuit organization and to gain valuable digital and new technological skills through participation in workshops and completing assigned projects. The Intern will work closely, shadowing the Community Liaison Officer (CLO) within Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) to gain operational knowledge, familiarity with a broad range of QIA documents and programs and support administrative duties at the community level. Through digital training and workshops, the Intern will expand the competencies of QIA staff and increase efficiencies in processes.
Applicants should have grade 10 English literacy, basic computer skills and the ability to work independently. Inuktitut communication skills are a strong asset. Interested applicants should submit an application through https://tuttarvik.qia.ca, or firstname.lastname@example.org
Starting salary for this position is $26/hour. Housing is not provided.
Applications can be delivered by fax, email, in person, or mail to:
Human Resources Tel: (867) 975-8400
Qikiqtani Inuit Association Fax: (867) 979-3238
Igluvut building, 2nd floor
P.O. Box 1340 Email: Resumes@qia.ca
Iqaluit, NU X0A 0H0
CLOSING DATE: October 1, 2021 at 5:00pm EST