Youth Job Board

The BYTE Youth Job Board features a variety of job postings from across the Yukon that are relevant to youth job seekers. For more information about a job posting, please click the link within each job title. If you would like to post a job opportunity on the BYTE Youth Job Board, please email the details to info@nullyukonyouth.com. Jobs are updated weekly on Wednesdays. 

Youth Work

Outdoor Facilitator (Summer 2024)

Rivers to Ridges
Whitehorse, YT
Temporary Contract 

Compensation: $21 to $26 hourly 
Closing Date: Not listed
Qualifications:

  • Available from June 17 – July 26, 2024
  • Proven experience working outdoors with youth with a range of abilities and backgrounds
  • Foundation of outdoor knowledge and skills, with specific interests or passions (e.g. plant identification, friction fires, etc.)
  • Anti-racist and passionate about working to better support inclusion and equity
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Well-organized and able to be part of a facilitation team
  • Committed to being on time and focused on the participants
  • Energetic, creative and engaging
  • Knowledge of various teaching approaches, and willingness to learn mentoring-style of education
  • Basic CPR-C First Aid Training or willingness to acquire
  • Current (within 6 months) clean Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening

    To Apply: Please send in your resume, cover letter and availability for the 2024 year to Wren Nicolardi at info@nullriverstoridges.org ASAP. We are hiring starting immediately on a rolling basis.

    Note: If you would like to submit an alternative application (audio, video, visual, etc.), please contact us to set this up.

     

    Nonprofit / Internships / Summer Jobs

    Wilderness Guide

    Canadian Outdoor Academy 
    Whitehorse, Yukon
    Temporary (July-September 2024)

    Compensation: $175 to $210 daily 
    Closing Date: Not listed 
    Qualifications:

    • WAFA or higher first aid certification and class 4 driver license are a requirement for this position

    • Training on company standards and procedures will be provided, as well as hands-on experience with an experienced guide from the company

    • The following would be considered assets:

      • Bilingual in French and English
      • Extensive backpacking experience (most of our tours are hiking adventures)
      • Certification in adventure tourism or mountain guide certification
      • Local (Yukon) knowledge of fauna, flora and culture

    To Apply:If you’re interested in this position, please email us your cover letter and resume at info@nullterreboreale.com. Is writing a cover letter, not your strength? We just want to get to know more about you and why this position interests you. If you’d prefer, you are welcome to write in a more casual tone, use bullet points, or prepare a video or slideshow. If we can offer reasonable accommodations to you in the application or interview processes, or if you have feedback on how we could improve the equity of our recruitment, you are welcome to contact us with the subject line “Accommodation Request – [Position Title]”. Please note that we are unable to respond to general status or other inquiries unrelated to our application/ interview processes.

    Wildlife Interpreter

    Yukon Wildlife Preserve 
    Whitehorse, Yukon 
    Full Time, Term 

    Compensation: $20.10 hourly
    Closing Date: Not listed 
    Qualifications:

    • Patience, attention to detail, flexibility/adaptability to challenging situations and ability to work long hours.
    • Ability to work independently and as part of the team, reliable, neat and detail-orientated, good oral communication skills, excellent problem-solving abilities and common sense
    • Interest, knowledge or experience in Arctic and Boreal ecology:
      • Study in the field of Biology/Environmental Science, Renewable Resource Management or a related field and previous related work experience are considered an asset
    • Ability to deliver engaging, knowledge based interpretive programs to diverse audiences
    • Ability to deliver excellent customer service
    • Ability to work independently, effectively problem-solve and maintain enthusiasm and critical thinking with minimal supervision.
    • Provide/process and maintain Retail Operations of the Gift Shop and inventory.
    • Assist in delivery of special events and other visitor services initiatives.
    • Strong work ethic to maintaining a clean, and safe working environment.
    • Standard First Aid/CPR-C Certificate;
    • Ability to pass a Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening;
    • physical fitness to repetitively up to 30lbs and occasionally up to 80lbs;
    • Ability to obtain Class 4 Yukon Driver’s License by start date (successful candidates who do not obtain required licensing by start date may be paid minimum wage until a full Class 4 Yukon Driver’s License is obtained);
    • Legally entitled to work in Canada

    To Apply: Please provide your cover letter and resume to Lindsay Caskenette via lindsay@nullyukonwildlife.ca

    Food Service

    Bakery Assistant

    Porter Creek Super A Foods
    Whitehorse, YT 
    Permanent

    Compensation: $16.77
    Closing Date: Not listed
    Qualifications:

    • Creating a welcoming and positive customer experience at the bakery counter.
    • Advising customers on baked goods selection and taking orders.
    • Weighing, pricing, and packaging purchased items.
    • Tracking ingredient expiry dates and arranging their use accordingly.
    • Monitoring the visual appeal and the availability of baked goods on display.
    • Reporting low baked goods stock to the Baker in a timely manner.
    • Maintaining a clean and tidy baked goods counter and performing other duties on request.
    • Cleaning the kitchen after business hours and preparing it for the next day.
    • Managing customer complaints and relaying them to the Baker.

    To Apply: Drop by and bring your email to Porter Creek Super A

    Retail

    Junior Fitter Sales Rep

    The Bra boutique 
    Whitehorse, YT 
    Part time

    Compensation: $18
    Closing Date: Until filled
    Qualifications:

    • Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
    • The Bra Boutique is a long-standing dynamic lingerie store providing excellent service with quality products. We are looking for a fun, creative person with great customer service skills and basic math. 
    • Willing to train the right person.
    • Shifts are Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays 11am – 5pm with other possible on-call hours. Starting wage is $18/hr.

    We’d love to hear from you.

    To Apply: Drop by with your resume or send by email. Please indicate clearly on your resume whether you are applying for Full-time, Part-time or Seasonal work as well as your availability.

    Office Administrator

    Triniti Technology
    Whitehorse, YT 
    Permanent

    Compensation: Not listed
    Closing Date: Until filled
    Qualifications:

     

        • Assist with administration task to various functions of the business.
        • Provide weekly and monthly reporting company metrics and financial data
        • Keypunching purchase orders and electronic item entry manually and with access/excel data
        • Daily accounting related duties including AP and AR.
        • Merchandising related duties including retail promotional planning and rebate submissions, new sku upload, system inventory maintenance.
        • Providing administrative support to both the VP and CEO in the office and offsite locations when required during business hours.
        • May be required to assist customers with technology sales and inquiries for retail and commercial sales.
        • May be required to assist with internal rollout, pilot programs, and project development.
        • Collaborating with external finance team and other admin/coordinator roles in the office.
        • Assist with marketing related events in-store and offsite venues.

    We’d love to hear from you.

    To Apply: send resume by email. Please send cover letter with resume to HR@nulltrinititech.ca

    Labour 

    Junior Roofer

    Sky High Roofing
    Whitehorse, YT 
    Permanent

    Compensation: $28-30
    Closing Date: Until filled
    Qualifications:

      1.  Install repair or replace single ply roofing sysrem using waterproof sheet matierals

        • Install, repair or replace shingles, shakes and other roofing tiles on sloped roofs of buildings
        • Install sheet metal flashings
        • Install and repair metal roofs using hand and power tools
        • Load, unload and transport construction materials
        • Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites
        • Tend or feed machines or equipment used in construction

      We’d love to hear from you.

      To Apply: send resume by email. Apply through YuWin or at this email: skyhighroofing09@nullgmail.com

      Ramp/Float Dock Attendant

      Alkan Air Ltd.
      Mayo, YT 
      Seasonal

      Compensation: $23.11 to 27.04
      Closing Date: Not listed
      Qualifications:

      • Freight Management
      • Receive and document freight, and ensure freight is well marked, weighed and stored appropriately in the yard
      • Update and maintain freight information in company freight tracking system
      • Aircraft Preparation & Towing, Loading & Unloading
      • Ensure all aircraft are fueled and loaded to PIC specifications
      • Assist pilots in the loading of freight and passenger bags
      • Marshalling and towing of aircraft
      • Ensure aircraft are in a clean state prior to and at the end of each flight
      • Passenger/Client Relations
      • Assisting clients with luggage and belongings in a friendly and professional manner
      • Passenger pick up and drop offs as required
      • Vehicle & Equipment Maintenance
      • Ensuring readiness and replenishment of de-ice equipment is complete during all seasons
      • Maintain adequate fuel levels and cleanliness in company vehicles
      • Maintain ground support equipment to a basic standard
      • Actively supports the company Safety and Quality Management System (SQMS)
      • Maintain and upkeep the general cleanliness and grooming of Mayo Float Base and Wheelbase as needed
      • Mow Lawn as needed
      • Other Duties as required by Mayo Base Manager
      • Ability to lift up to 70lbs

      To Apply:

      Please email your resume and cover letter to recruitment@nullalkanair.com.

      Alkan Air thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.