Competition #24-25-12 System Administrator

Jun 18, 2024

Regular Full-Time                               

Salary: Level 8 – $86,953.16 – $101,722.90

Robust Benefits and Pension Package

Location: Haines Junction

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Manager, Administration and Information the System Administrator is responsible for overall status of CAFN Information and Communication Technology (ICT) systems. The incumbent plays a crucial role in managing, maintaining, upgrading, and securing CAFN’s IT infrastructure in a dynamic setting, with a focus on future growth. The System Administrator works closely with the Network Technician, providing them with second level technical support. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in system administration, networking, and troubleshooting in mainly Windows and Linux environments.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field or a demonstrated 3+ years of experience in system administration, preferably in a mixed Windows and Linux environment.

Experience with virtualization technologies such as VMware or Hyper-V.

Familiarity with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.

Certifications such as Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA), CompTIA Network+, or

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) are a plus.

Ability to thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment, with a proactive and adaptable approach to managing IT systems and services.

Conditions of Employment:

  • A valid Yukon Class 5 driver’s license.
  • Criminal Records Check
  • Valid First Aid Certificate or willing to obtain
  • Willingness to work evenings and/or weekends, as required
  • Extended workdays may be required to accomplish tasks and meet workload demands during peak periods, as directed
  • The System Administrator must coordinate with the Network Technicians to schedule any time off so there is always one IT person on site.
  • Mandatory confidentiality is a condition of employment for all CAFN personnel
  • All Champagne and Aishihik First Nations employees are expected to conduct their duties in a harmonious and cooperative manner intended to enhance the First Nations efforts to build a strong and prosperous Government. 

CAFN is an equal opportunity employer, however, qualified CAFN Citizens will be given priority. Please self-identify in your cover letter or resume. Please note that selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume. We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. 

An eligibility list will be created from this posting.

Job description: JD_System Administrator_June 2024

Deadline: 4:30 pm on July 2, 2024

Send current resume and supporting documents to:

Megan MacKellar

Human Resources Officer

Phone: (867) 634-4200 ext. 245

mmackellar@cafn.ca