The Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation requires an ideal candidate to serve as “Project Coordinator

Title: Project Coordinator

Reporting to: Community & Tourism Development Officer

Employment Type: Full-Time

Start Date: Immediately


Under the direct supervision of the Community & Tourism Development Officer, the Project Coordinator is primarily responsible to assist in the planning, organizing, evaluation, administration, and reporting of all Community Development and Tourism related activities for the Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation.

The ideal candidate will have significant experience in event planning and project management, superior communication and computer skills, and shall and possess a strong background in program delivery and implementation in a First Nation environment. In addition, the ideal candidate shall have excellent time management and communication skills.

Core Competencies:

  • Demonstrate a strong ability to organize, schedule, and coordinate; and implement projects and programs based on community needs;
  • Demonstrate your considerable experience with computer skills;
  • Demonstrate an exceptional writing ability;
  • Demonstrate exceptional communication skills;
  • Demonstrate an exceptional ability to plan, and resource manage; and
  • Demonstrate a superior ability to take direction and work in a team setting.


  • Certificate or diploma in Project Management, Community Planning, Business Administration, Communications, or Marketing is preferred;
  • Experience working in project management and/or program implementation is preferred;
  • A combination of work experience and education will be considered;
  • Exceptional computer skills (Microsoft Office, Internet, Email, etc);
  • Awareness of First Nations values, culture, and traditions;
  • Valid driver’s licence and reliable vehicle; and
  • Must be able to provide a CPIC upon successful selection.


Interested applicants are invited to submit a covering letter, resume, and a list of three professional references to:

Human Resources Officer
Re: Project Coordinator
Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation
PO Box 340
Duck Lake, SK  S0K 1J0
Fax: 306-467-4404

Applications can also be dropped off with our receptionist in-person at the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Band Office.

Closing date for submissions is 12:00 pm (noon) on WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4, 2023 (EXTENDED).

We thank all those who are interested but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.