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Administrative Officer

The Yukon Human Rights Commission is seeking an Administrative Officer to join our team. 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. 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 is an asset!

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 salary of $71,320 to $82,550, great benefits including life insurance and pension contributions, and a beautiful office in downtown Whitehorse.

 

How to apply

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

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 accommodation of any kind to participate in the hiring process, or would like additional information such as the job description, please send an email to: careers@yukonhumanrights.ca.

Please note, you must have the legal right to work in Canada.

 

Application Deadline

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

Apply now: https://careers.risepeople.com/yukon-human-rights-commission/en/9828_administrative-officer

Senior Investigator

The Yukon Human Rights Commission is looking for someone with a human rights background to join our team as Senior Investigator. The incumbent will play a key role in fulfilling the inquiry and complaint processes mandated by our governing laws and policies, as well as promoting the implementation of leading practices, work closely with the team of Human Rights Officers, and address complex inquiries and complaints. We are looking for someone with 1-3 years of human rights and/or legal experience, as well as solid communication and problem-solving skills.

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 salary of $99,175 to $131,405, great benefits including life insurance and pension contributions, and a beautiful office in downtown Whitehorse.

How to apply

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

You will be asked to answer mandatory questions as well as provide a cover letter and resume.

If you require accommodation of any kind to participate in the hiring process, or would like additional information such as the job description, please send an email to: careers@yukonhumanrights.ca.

Please note, you must have the legal right to work in Canada.

Application Deadline

Sunday, July 14th, 2024 at 11:59pm Yukon time.

Apply now: https://careers.risepeople.com/yukon-human-rights-commission/en/9955_senior-investigator