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Media Releases

Yukon Energy Achieves Sustainable Electricity Company™ Designation: A First for Northern Canada
February 9, 2017

Northern Energy Chair to support Canada’s North
September 19, 2016

Yukon Energy Recognized for Commitment to Meaningful First Nation Relations
July 13, 2016

Yukon Energy Begins the Switch to LED Streetlights Throughout its Service Area
January 4, 2016

Yukon Energy Begins Works With Yukoners to Plan Next 20 Years
October 6, 2015

Yukon Energy’s Natural Gas Facility Complete and In Service
July 8, 2015

Whitehorse General Hospital Re-joins Secondary Sales Program; Provides Win for Yukon as a Whole
March 11, 2015

Yukon Energy Moves Forward With Wind Work
December 5, 2014

inCharge: New Yukon-wide Electricity Conservation Program Launched
September 24, 2014

Yukon Energy Has New President and CEO
August 14, 2014

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At Yukon Energy, we believe that we are the employer of choice in the Yukon. We foster a respectful and positive work environment making it a rewarding place to work. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits and generous northern and travel allowances. So take the next step in your career path and join our team of skilled and dedicated employees.

Mechanical Engineer
Whitehorse, Yukon
Permanent, Full Time
Salary Range: $76,026 - $114,040 plus benefits

This is an excellent opportunity for a self-motivated and versatile engineering professional to join our engineering team. Reporting to the Manager, Mechanical & Civil Engineering the Mechanical Engineer is responsible for planning, organizing and directing all or part of our mechanical utility projects. As well as performing mechanical engineering work in all aspects of hydro and thermal power generation.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Registered Professional Mechanical Engineer (in Canada) designation and eligible for registration in the Yukon with experience working in a power generating facility.
  • Knowledge of mechanical theory, design and operating parameters of hydro generator and thermal units.
  • Ability to perform as a project manager for electric utility projects.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A proven track record and commitment to safe procedures and encouraging a safe work environment.

To apply, submit a covering letter and resume by 5:00 pm, March 10, 2017 to Human Resources via email at hr@yec.yk.ca. 

We appreciate all responses; only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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