Employment and Capacity Building

Sakku is committed to working with its partners to develop and enhance employment and capacity building opportunities for Inuit.

Our goal is to increase the numbers of trained and capable individuals working within our Group of Companies.

Training and Employment opportunities are posted as they become available.


Building Maintainer

Sakku Investments Corporation has an opening for a Building Maintainer. The incumbent will be responsible for conducting condition ratings, routine repairs, and maintenance procedures, as well as responding to tenant and/or National Building Code requirements. The Building Maintainer also performs preventative maintenance duties on Sakku’s properties.ns.

  • Certification in a building trade, i.e.; OBM, Plumber, Electrician, Building Maintainer (OBM certification is preferred)
  • Alternatively, 3 or more years of working experience as a Maintainer; and one year experience working with a computerized management system (MMOS) or similar program
  • Demonstrated knowledge of furnaces, boilers, carpentry, and electrical applications
  • The successful candidate must posses a valid class 5 driver’s license
  • Must have good knowledge of applicable codes, including the National Building Code, National Fire Code, Plumbing code, and HVAC
  • Ability to speak Inuktitut and experience with tenants is considered an asset
  • Good time management skills are necessary, including the ability to prioritize tasks and to meet deadlines

  • Starting salary is $72,000 per annum (commensurate with experience) with a northern allowance of $8,000, a housing allowance of $16,000 (based on eligibility), and a benefits package that includes an employee pension plan, group insurance, and vacation travel assistance.

    COMPETITION CLOSES: May 15, 2020
  • Housing is not available for this position
  • Only applicants that are selected for an interview will be contacted
  • Preference will be given to Inuit enrolled under the Nunavut Agreement
  • For a copy of the job description please send an e-mail to

    Please submit your resume to:
    Sakku Investments Corporation
    P.O. Box 188, 32 Sivulliq Avenue
    Rankin inlet, Nunavut X0C 0G0
    Tel: 867 645 2805
    Fax: 867 645 2063