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Employment Opportunity: Treaty Governance Justice Director

Title: Treaty Governance Justice Director

Reports to: The Treaty Governance Justice Director reports directly to the Director of Operations and is responsive to the Councillor in charge of Justice and Governance.

Description: The Treaty Governance Justice Director is responsible for administering the Nations’ Justice Program in accordance with applicable legislation and program policies. The objective is to provide support and assistance to youth, adults and their families throughout the duration of their involvement in the justice system. The program director is also expected to liaise with access to justice initiatives and assist members with accessing these services through establishing partnerships and delivering local workshops. The Treaty Governance Justice Director is also responsible for facilitating governance development initiatives, including the development of legislation, in accordance with our Nations inherent right to self-determination.

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary degree in a related field or a combination of training and experience in a related field
  • Ability to manage a budget
  • Ability to write proposals and complete reports
  • Valid driver’s license
  • CPIC (Criminal Record Check)
  • VSS (Vulnerable Sector Check)
  • Team player
  • Research skills
  • Computer skills including, email, internet and proficiency in Microsoft office

*Preference will be given to our Nations’ members

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, resume and three references to:

Jaye Cameron, Director of Operations
RE: Treaty Governance Justice Director
Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation
P.O. Box 340 Duck Lake, SK S0K1J0
jcameron@beardysband.com

Applications can also be dropped off with our receptionist at the Band Office.

Closing date for submissions is 12:00pm Thursday May 11, 2017

We thank all those who apply; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Employment Opportunity: Coordinator-Public Works & Housing

Title: Coordinator – Public Works & Housing

Responsible to: Director of Operations

Summary: Coordinator of Public Works & Housing is a term position for three months with a strong possibility of an extension.

The Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation requires a superior candidate to serve as “Coordinator – Public Works & Housing”.

Under the direct supervision of the Councillor i/c Public Works & Housing, the “Coordinator – Public Works & Housing” is the administrative head of the Department of Public Works & Housing with the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation.

The Coordinator – Public Works & Housing works full-time and has proven experience in managing all activities related to Public Works & Housing.

Core Competencies:

  1. Manage the day-to-day operations of the Department of Public Works & Housing including people, material, equipment, finances, information and reports.
  2. Direct personnel and resources to effectively deliver services and programs to members of the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation
  3. Ensure the efficient and effective delivery of Public works goods and services.
  4. Demonstrate an exceptional ability in adhering to funding-source application (grant writing) and reporting guidelines; and
  5. Demonstrate an exceptional ability in time and resource management.

Qualifications:

  • Experience with Public Works, Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation, Band Based Capital considered as asset;
  • Excellent computer sills (Microsoft Office, Internet, email, etc.);
  • Superior communication, organization, and project management skills;
  • Awareness of First Nation values, culture and traditions;
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle; and
  • Must be able to provide a CPIC upon successful selection.

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

Jaye Cameron, Director of Operations
RE: Coordinator – Pubic Works & Housing
Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation
P.O. Box 340
Duck Lake, Sask.    S0K 1J0
Email: jcameron@beardysband.com

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

Closing date for submissions is 12:00pm (noon) May 10, 2017.

We thank all those who are interested.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

 

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Employment Opportunity: Youth Worker

Title: Youth Worker

Responsible To: NCBR Coordinator

Summary: The Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation requires an ideal candidate to serve as a full-time “Youth Worker”.

Under the direct supervision of the NCBR Coordinator, they will be responsible for and assisting in planning, organizing, delivering and reporting on all youth-based activities for the Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation. Other duties may be assigned as necessary.

The ideal candidate will ensure the provision of an enriched program by providing opportunities for learning and skill development for all youth by designing educational and recreational activities that promote their individual growth.

This is a term position that will expire on March 31, 2018 with the possibility of renewal.

Core Competencies:

  • Demonstrate a strong ability to organize and implement programs & services based on community needs;
  • Work with community organizations and departments in program development and implementation;
  • Effectively advertise programs;
  • Daily documentation and formal report writing as required;
  • Demonstrate an exceptional ability in time and resource management;
  • Requires the ability and flexibility to work a split shift (i.e. before and after school hours);
  • Ensure health and safety of the children is maintained at all times;
  • Builds positive relationships both internally and externally to achieve work related goals; and
  • Model and respect professional boundaries with youth, families and other staff in the program or staff from other programs.

Qualifications:

  • Certificate, diploma or degree in a related field (Human Services);
  • Experience working as a Youth Worker;
  • A combination of work experience and education may be considered;
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written along with computer literacy;
  • Awareness of First Nations values, culture, and traditions;
  • Valid driver’s licence and reliable vehicle;
  • Must be able to provide a CPIC and Vulnerable Sector Check upon successful selection;
  • First Aid and/CPR and Suicide intervention (will be a requirement); and
  • Successful candidate must model a drug and alcohol free life-style under qualifications

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

Jaye Cameron, Director of Operations
Re: Youth Worker
Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation
PO Box 340
Duck Lake, SK. S0K 1J0

Applications can also be dropped off with our receptionist in-person at the Beardy’s & Okemasis Band Office or emailed to: jcameron@beardysband.com

Closing date for submissions is 12:00 pm (noon) on May 10, 2017.

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

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Employment Opportunity: Fire Crew Leader/Member

Title: Beardy’s & Okemasis’ Cree Nation Fire Crew

  1. Leader
  2. Alternate Crew Member

Responsible to:

Director of Public Works & Housing

Summary:

The Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation is currently accepting applications for one (1) Crew Leader and one (1) alternate fire crew member identified above for the 2017 Saskatchewan First Nation Forest Fire Protection Services/Beardy’s & Okemasis Fire Crew – as per agreement.

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Public Works and Housing, the Fire Crew will be responsible to provide fire suppression services to the community of Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation and when required (as per agreement), will provide fire suppression services to various locations in the province of Saskatchewan.

The Crew Leader and alternate fire crew member shall provide fire suppression services for a period of 16-20 weeks, beginning April 17, 2017.

Core Responsibilities:

  • A safety conscious attitude
  • Excellent health and physically fitness
  • The physical strength and agility requires to climb and balance when moving over rough terrain
  • Good spatial perception and awareness of what is happening around them
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic analytic skills
  • An interest in working outdoors
  • The ability to work effectively with a team under stressful conditions
  • The ability to react quickly to the unexpected

They should enjoy having routine, organized work that is punctuated by periods of intense activity, and technical activities such as operating two-way radios and meteorological instruments.

Qualifications:

  • OH&S Standard First Aid & CPR B, TDG and WHIMIS
  • Moderate Pack test
  • Restricted Radio Operator Certificate
  • Wildfire Crew Member
  • ICS-100
  • Basic Wildfire Behavior
  • AvSafe Basic
  • Annual Safety Orientation
  • Annual start-up checklists
  • Chainsaw Proficiency
  • Have a general understanding of timesheets
  • Crew Leader MUST have a valid driver’s license
  • Must have reliable registered vehicle

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

Jaye Cameron, Director of Operations
RE: Fire Crew
Mail to:
P.O. Box 340
Duck Lake, SK  S0K 1J0
Email: jcameron@beardysband.com
Faxed: 306-467-4404
Drop off: Beardy’s & Okemasis First Nation Band Office

Closing for submissions is April 12, 2017 at 5:00pm.

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