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Haines Junction

Just two hours from Whitehorse, the village of Haines Junction lies on the edge of a vast and spectacular wilderness, and is a gateway to Kluane National Park and Reserve.

Haines Junction

The village of Haines Junction lies on the edge of a vast and spectacular wilderness, and is a gateway to Kluane National Park and Reserve. The community lies within the traditional territory of the Champagne and Aishihik/ First Nations, where Southern Tutchone people have resided for thousands of years.

Just two hours (154 km) from Whitehorse, the community of Haines Junction is located at the junction of the Alaska and Haines Highways and has a population of approximately 909. Census results for the Village of Haines Junction identify Indigenous people at 40 percent of the population. In general, the catchment area for Haines Junctions includes the Alaska Highway north to km 1630.4 (Christmas Creek), south to km 1518.4 (Champagne) and the Haines Highway west to km 102.2 (Summit), making up an additional population of 273.

Position Title
Family Practice/General Practitioner

Position Overview
To provide physician services to the community of Haines Junction and surrounding areas.

Requirements/Qualifications
You must be eligible for a license to practice family medicine in Yukon.

Candidates must also demonstrate certification in:

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
  • Advances in Labour and Risk Management (ALARM).

Available Dates
December 1, 2018 – May 31, 2019


For additional information, please contact Sandra Paun via email at sandra.paun@gov.yk.ca.

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