Frequently Asked Questions
When applying for several positions with the Fort McKay Group of Companies LP, do I have to submit a resume for each competition?
Yes. If you are applying for more than one position, a separate resume is required for each position. Every competition is considered separately. Please ensure that the competition number stated on the job posting is clearly identified on your resume or application before you submit to Human Resources.
How are applicants assessed?
All applicants are assessed relative to the qualifications listed on the job advertisement. Applicants who meet the stated qualifications may be eligible for further consideration. Meeting the minimum qualifications of the job posting does not automatically mean you will be "short listed" or selected for the available position as all applicants are assessed on a competitive basis.
As a First Nation owned business, the Group of Companies reserves the right to give preferential hiring treatment to qualified candidates who are Members of Fort McKay First Nation or persons of Aboriginal ancestry.
How long does the selection process take?
Most competitions are completed within a three week time frame.
Does the Fort McKay Group of Companies LP hire seasonal workers?
Yes. Seasonal employment is full-time, part-time, or on-call work, which generally lasts from one to six months in duration. Most of the seasonal employment jobs are during the winter/spring/summer/ and typically involve labour related activities.
If I were a selected candidate for employment with the Fort McKay Group of Companies LP, do I have to go through Pre-employment Testing or Skill Testing?
Yes. As a condition of employment, all of our positions require the selected candidates to undergo and successfully pass the following:
- Alcohol and Drug Testing
- Nurse Health Assessment
- Physical Demands Testing
- Audio Testing
- Only required for certain positions: Spirometry and Mask Fit Testing
Some positions may require confirmation of skills.
Can I work in two or more jobs at the same time with the Fort McKay Group of Companies LP?
No. You can hold only one position at a time with the Fort McKay Group of Companies LP.