Employment

Family Support Coordinator

Eight (8) month Term Full-Time with possibility of extension
Salary: starting at $28.10/hour

Overview

Working as a team member under the direction of the Wellness & Education Manager, this position is responsible for proving family support and on-call daycare duties. The position brings resources and information to children and families to assist in building healthy family relationships and in a manner that preserves traditional cultural family practices, teaches traditional values, and allows the opportunity for children to achieve the highest possible quality of life. They also act as the daycare relief person.

Duties

  • Implementing in collaboration with departmental counterparts and under the direction of the position supervisor, the MOA on Child Welfare between KFN and YG Health and Social Services
  • Coordinating and facilitating community awareness forums to empower and equip the community, families and parents towards developing risk free environments for children
  • Assisting KFN and the Department to develop and implement culturally appropriate policies and standards surrounding child protection matters
  • Acting to liaise, coordinate and facilitate family support systems with personal and professional resources and assisting in placement and aftercare plans
  • In coordination with the Language Nest Coordinator supporting the Daycare Coordinator as required to ensure proper staff to child supervision ratios are maintained at all times at the daycare.

Qualifications

Certificate or diploma in a family support related field, or equivalence in experience and relevant course work.

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: careers@kfn.ca

We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Post date:        July 2018
Close date:      Until Filled

Community Support Coordinator

Internal Posting

Permanent, Full-Time Position
Salary: starting at $28.10/hour

Overview

The Community Support Worker supports individuals and families with achieving wellness goals through outreach, prevention, pre-treatments, support, counselling, education and activities that helps to improve the overall wellbeing for the KFN citizens and the community at large. This position will work closely with the Case Manager.

Duties

  • Implementing in collaboration with departmental counterparts and under the direction of the position supervisor, the MOA on Child Welfare between KFN and YG Health and Social Services
  • Coordinating and facilitating community awareness forums to empower and equip the community, families and parents towards developing risk free environments for children
  • Assisting KFN and the Department to develop and implement culturally appropriate policies and standards surrounding child protection matters
  • Acting to liaise, coordinate and facilitate family support systems with personal and professional resources and assisting in placement and aftercare plans
  • In coordination with the Language Nest Coordinator supporting the Daycare Coordinator as required to ensure proper staff to child supervision ratios are maintained at all times at the daycare.

Qualifications

Degree or Diploma in Counselling, Psychology, Social Work, or relevant degree/or a minimum 5 years’ experience working in the field of wellness.

Experience working in a cross-cultural and team environment.

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: careers@kfn.ca

We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Post date:        May 29, 2019
Close date:      June 5, 2019

CRO/ARO – Election 2019

Chief Returning Officer (CRO)
Wage: $50/hour

and Assistant Returning Officer (ARO)
Wage: $40/hour

Deadline: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

 The CRO is responsible for conducting elections in accordance with the KFN Elections Act.  The ARO assists the CRO with completing his/her duties as required by the KFN Elections Act.

CRO Job Duties

  • Manage the process for elections
  • Enforce fairness, impartiality and compliance with the KFN Election Act
  • Confirm the nominations of the candidates
  • Oversee the day-to-day administration and supervision of the election in a fair and impartial manner
  • Be available to citizens to answer any questions or respond to concerns
  • Supervise and provide instruction to the ARO or other election officials, as required
  • Prepare and distribute all forms, ballots and other election materials
  • Count and recount ballots
  • Announce the official results of the election
  • Prepare a report containing statistical data and recommendations after the election
  • Administrative support for the Election Committee
  • Fulfill such other responsibilities as required in the KFN Election Act and as directed by the Election Committee

Essential Skills

  • Computer skills; comfortable running an electronic voting program
  • Strong organizational, communication and facilitation skills

Please indicate in your resume any experience with managing elections.

If you are interested in either of these positions, please submit your resume to Nichole Williams, governance.analyst@kfn.ca or 841-4274 x 237, to be considered for these positions. Deadline to submit your resume is Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

 The Elections Committee will appoint the CRO and ARO from those who submit their resumes. Any questions can be directed to the Elections Committee: Robin Chambers, Monica Johnson and Lillian Underwood.

Cook – Internal Posting

Full-Time Position – Term to March 31, 2019
Starting wage: Depending on experience

 Overview:

Reporting to the Wellness & Education Director this position is responsible for the cooking of all meals for Kluane First Nation meetings and events. This position is based in Burwash Landing and is responsible for ensuring that meals are prepared in an industrial kitchen while following all food safe protocol. The position is also responsible for ensuring kitchen is cleaned and an inventory is kept for all food.

 Qualifications:

  • Ability to cook for 10-40 peoples as required for meetings and events
  • Follow food safe practices
  • Keep an inventory of all food as well as order and maintain stock as required
  • Cooking for hot lunch programs and meals on wheels when available
  • Maintain an organized kitchen and ensure hazardous free

Education/Experience:

Degree or Diploma in Culinary Arts or five or more years of experience as a cook.

 Conditions of Employment:

Food Safe, Criminal Records Check, Valid Driver’s License

To be considered for this position, please submit your resume, in confidence, to careers@kfn.ca no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date.

Post date:    May 27, 2019
Close date:   June 3, 2019

Summer Student Jobs

Three (3) Summer Positions

Heritage Assistant – (12 weeks) Summer Term Position
The Kluane First Nation Lands Resources and Heritage Department, Heritage Branch will provide for one summer student to work with the LRH – Heritage Branch staff for 2019, starting May 13th to August 23rd.. The main place of work will be the Dän Däw ‘Edësëdáye Kù – Kluane First Nation Administration Offices. The position is for 12 weeks at 420 hours = 70 hours a bi-weekly with a compressed work week to allow for Flex Friday on paydays.
Duties: The Heritage Assistant will:
• Work closely with and report to the Heritage Manager
• Assist the Language-Culture Coordinator with specific projects

PWMS Labourer – (8 Week) Summer Student Position
Working as a labourer under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor, this position will work on landscaping, renovation labour on elders homes and public buildings, and camp maintenance as required.

Daycamp Assistant – (8 Week) Summer Student Position
The Day Camp Assistant will assist in the planning and leading of daily activities of children ages 5 – 12years.
The Day Camp Assistant is a role model and as such is required to lead a healthy lifestyle including responsible and active living, participation in cultural and traditional activities in order to set a positive example for children and members of the community.

Deadline to Apply is June 7, 2019
Please submit your resume to:
Careers@kfn.ca or fax: 867-841-5900
For a detailed job description please contact careers@kfn.ca
We appreciate the interest of all applicants however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Posting Date:​May 17, 2019
Closing Date:​June 7, 2019
MAY 13, 2019

GA Jobs – Lead Hand and Maintenance

Annual General Assembly 

Required June 3rd – June 20th, 2019 at Nän Nà Jè 

Duties include: 

• Preparing camp site and clean up before AGA 

• General upkeep of the site: taking out garbage and basic cleanup 

• General Maintenance at Nän Nà Jè Camp 

• Overseeing generators: fuel up and start/power off 

• Fire Maintenance: split wood, fire starter, propane etc. 

• Assisting with camp cooks as required 

• Ability to lift up to 50 lbs 

• Drivers License required 

If you are interested, please contact 

Becky Miller, Executive Manager at 867-841-4274 ext. 223 

Email executive.manager@kfn.ca or em.assistant@kfn.ca 

DEADLINE TO APPLY MAY 31ST, 2019. 

GA Jobs – Childcare Providers

KLUANE FIRST NATION ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY 

NÄN NÀ JÈ 

JUNE 15-16, 2019 

2 Childcare Providers Required 

Duties will include: 

• Supervise children 2-10 years 

• Plan and implement age appropriate activities 

• Maintain a clean and safe environment 

Requirements: 

Standard First Aid 

Please submit your name and contact info to: 

By: 5:00 PM on May 31, 2019 

Executive Manager at (867) 841 4274 x. 223 or email executive.manager@kfn.ca 

Or em.assistant@kfn.ca 

DEADLINE TO APPLY: May 31, 2019 

GA Jobs – 2 Cooks and 1 Helper

Kluane First Nation

Annual General Assembly 

Required June 14th-16th, 2019 at Nän Nà Jè 

Duties include: 

• Providing lunch and dinner on June 14th; provide all meals and snacks on June 15th-16th for approximately 65 people at the KFN AGA. 

• Food Safe certificate required 

• Maintain a clean kitchen environment 

• Cooks are required to submit a menu 

If you are interested, please contact: 
Becky Miller, Executive Manager at 741-4274 ext. 223
Email executive.manager@kfn.ca or em.assistant@kfn.ca

DEADLINE TO APPLY MAY 31ST, 2019. 

Summer Day Camp Coordinator

Internal Posting

Seasonal, Full-Time Position – June 10th to August 30th, 2019

Starting wage: $28.10/hour

Overview:

Reporting to the Wellness Manager, this position is responsible for the supervision of the Summer Youth Camp Program, which includes one Youth Camp Assistant and up to approximately 15 public school aged youth. This position is based in Burwash Landing. The position is responsible for ensuring that programming activities meet the goals of engaging youth in life skill building, physical, social and cultural activities. The position is also responsible for ensuring individual children’s needs are considered in all programming decisions, for ensuring the safety and health of the children and for following all applicable YG and KFN policies in the delivery of the program.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to coordinate, plan and direct program to meet goals and objectives.
  • Ability to lead, supervise and relate to children.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Possess good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledge of KFN’s history, culture, demographics, goals and aspirations
  • Awareness of social issues affecting First Nations and non-First Nations children
  • Knowledge of recreational, social and life skills programming and activities relevant to First Nations and small northern communities
  • Knowledge of disciplinary theories and practices for children

Education/Experience: 

Degree or Diploma in Education, Recreation or other relevant area. Experience working with school aged children in a recreation program and experience working in a cross-cultural and team environment. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

Conditions of Employment:

First aid certificate, Criminal Records Check, Valid Class 4 Driver’s License or willingness to obtain within 30 days of employment

To be considered for this position, please submit your resume, in confidence, to careers@kfn.ca no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date.

Post date:​May 8, 2019

Close date:​May 15, 2019

Carpenter


Casual-Term May 15 to March 31, 2020
Salary: wage negotiable depending on experience
Based on70 hours biweekly

Overview

Under the direction of the Housing Manager the Carpenter will perform all types of roughor finishing carpentry work as directed for renovations and new housing projects on Kluane First Nation housing units and other buildings as required. They may assist with new unit carpentry requirements.

Duties

  • Interpret part and assembly drawings
  • Calculate and estimate and select materials/tools most suitable for job required
  • Set up and operate woodworking machines and run hand and power tools
  • Perform a variety of carpentry work for construction, fabrication and repair
  • Locate and install prefabricated wood and metal parts• Dismantle, repair, and erect various types of roofing and flashing as required
  • Install flooring, wall panelling and trim
  • Inspect, clean and maintain trade tools and equipment
  • Submit verbal and written reports to the Housing Manager

Qualifications

Candidates who have Carpentry Journeyman certification or Apprenticeship papers will be preferred or a combination of relevant training courses and related field and relevant experience. Kluane First Nation hiring policy applicable.

Conditions of Employment

Valid Class 5 Yukon Driver`s license. Must have own carpentry tools.

Please submit applications to: careers@kfn.ca or fax to (867) 841-5900 no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date.

Thank you for your application, however, only qualifying candidates will be contacted.

Post date:​May 1, 2019

Close date:​Until Filled