Direction of human resources

Direction of human resources

Human Resources functions 

The Direction of human resources counts about ten people. The responsibilities of the Direction include:

  • Ensure the follow-up of the recruitment and selection process of employees
  • Determine terms and conditions of employment and compensation
  • Apply the various pension and group insurance plans according to the established conditions
  • Ensure the follow-up of continuing education activities
  • Follow up on requests for leave and absences from work
  • Answering questions from employees and managers regarding working conditions
  • Coordinate medico-administrative management and prevention activities (health office
  • Coordinate activities with the Employee Assistance Program
  • Coordinate the work of various committees: recruitment and retention, labour relations, occupational health and safety, etc.
  • Ensure compliance with various organizational policies, including those on housing, regional disparities, workplace harassment, training, etc.

Working conditions

Dynamic and diversified work environment

Work environment that develops positive links with Inuit culture

Significant professional autonomy in several jobs

Attractive remuneration (isolation bonuses, cost of living and retention for certain jobs)

Frequent annual leave

Different possibilities for balancing work and personal life

Moving expenses and storage of personal effects paid by the employer

Furnished accommodation provided by the employer

Accessible northern leave for employees in the health and social services network (recognition of seniority accumulated upon return)

Transport and housing

The Nunavik region is accessible by air and sea during the summer months. Daily round-trip flights connect the northern region to the south of the province. Departures are available daily from Montreal and several days a week from Quebec City.

Furnished accommodations are provided by the employer to employees hired more than 50 km away. Most employees are either lodge in transit or in a shared apartment upon arrival and with their seniority, they obtain individual housing. The housing is mostly apartments in blocks, quadruplexes, sixplexes, semi-detached or single family unit.

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