The Yukon Human Rights Commission is seeking an Administrative Officer to join our team. We are looking for someone with 1-3 years of experience with this type of work, the ability to multi-task, and excellent communication skills. Knowledge of human rights law in Canada or a second official language are assets!

Reporting to the Director of Human Rights, the Administrative Officer will provide a wide range of administrative, financial, and operational services to ensure the smooth day-to-day functioning of the office and trauma-informed service to the public.

The Commission is a small and impactful organisation that was created in 1987 to promote equality and diversity through research, education, and enforcement of the Yukon Human Rights Act. The Commission is independent from all levels of government. Its process is governed by the Act and the Yukon Human Rights Regulations.

We offer a competitive annual salary of $71,320 to $82,550, great benefits including life insurance and pension contributions, and work out of a beautiful and accessible office in downtown Whitehorse.


How to Apply:

Interested candidates can find additional information, as well as instructions on how to apply here: APPLY NOW.

In lieu of a cover letter, you will be asked to answer some questions about your experience, knowledge and skills; as well as eligibility.

If you require an accommodation of any kind our would like additional information, please send an email to: You must have the legal right to work in Canada.

The Yukon Human Rights Commission welcomes all applicants with lived experience. We are however, unable to sponsor foreign workers without valid work or study permits for Canada.

The Yukon Human Rights Commission is excited to announce that we are searching for an Administrative Officer. This position is at the heart of the Commission’s mandate at the center of our service to the public and internal operations.

Visit our careers portal for additional information and instructions on how to apply: Please reach out if you have any questions, would like a copy of the job description, or to request an accommodation: or 867-633-7620.


Application Deadline:

Sunday, June 23rd, 2024 at 11:59pm Yukon time. APPLY NOW.