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Three (3) Summer Positions
Please note that to be eligible for these positions the applicant must be between the ages of 15-30.

PWMS (Public Works and Municipal Services) Labourers (- 2 positions)
Job Duration
16 weeks 35 hours per week
Pay Rate
– $20.89
Address/Location of Proposed Job Activities: 15 Sedata St, Burwash Landing, YT Y0B 1V0

This position is designed to provide two individuals who may not have finished high school, or who have limited work experience to gain work experience and skills in the area of Public Works and Municipal Services. They will rotate through a number of duties including 1) assisting Carpenters and Maintenance Workers with home repair and maintenance activities, 2) assist with water delivery and water plant activities, 3) Assist with the set-up, maintenance and take-down of summer culture camps, as well as other emerging tasks as required.

Healthy Living Assistant (1 position)

Job Duration 10 weeks 35 hours per week
Pay Rate – $20.89
Address/Location of Proposed Job Activities: 15 Sedata St, Burwash Landing, YT Y0B 1V0
– This position would plan and organize healthy living activities for the community coordinating events/activities/sports. Individual will also help with the Kluane Day Camp program, organizing the kids camp and activities with the children and assist with other events in the Wellness and Education department by helping coordinate and work with other staff that may have events planned, such as on the land activities, camps, and workshops. The student would gain experience in the recreation field and organizing and planning events. The position would also gain experience in the use of digital systems. tools and software such as email, word processing, and spreadsheet applications

HR/Administrative Assistant (1 position)
Job Duration
– 12 weeks – 35 hours per week
Pay Rate – $20.89
Address/Location of Proposed Job Activities: 15 Sedata St, Burwash Landing, YT Y0B 1V0
– This position will perform a variety of administrative support duties, using a computer, filing systems, telephones, emails, etc. Work in the Human Resource office will expose the student to leadership and positive organizational values. Spending time, rotationally in other administrative positions will provide a wide range of value to the young person, including technical computer skills.

Deadline to Apply is May 23, 2022

Please submit your resume to: hr.manager@kfn.ca

We appreciate the interest of all applicants however youth who meet the age requirements and meet the qualifications will be shown priority. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Finance Clerk

Full-Time, Permanent – (office in Burwash Landing)
Salary: LT5 – $26.16 to $37.23 per hour (depending on experience)
Based on 70 hours biweekly.

Overview

Under the direction of the Finance Director, this position performs the accounts payable function for Kluane First Nation.  They also provide bookkeeping and accounting functions for Kluane First Nation projects; and perform other duties necessary to assist the Finance Director. 

Duties

  • Process invoices for Accounts Payable —matching PO’s, Department and Account Codes
  • Process cheque requests
  • Process cheque runs
  • Filing
  • Respond to enquiries regarding Accounts Payable
  • Reconcile Accounts Payable
  • Preparation and maintenance of lists of Accounts receivable
  • Maintain vendor files
  • Process travel claims
  • Assist in annual audit
  • Other duties as required to assist the Finance Director

Qualifications

Minimum completion of 1st year of office administration or 1st and/or 2nd year commerce.  Minimum two years’ work experience working as a bookkeeper.

Benefits

  • Extended health care
  • Dental Care
  • Life Insurance
  • RPP

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

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

Post date:                 April 27, 2022
Closing date:           May 04, 2022 or Until Filled

Interpretive Programmer

Term – May to September (may be recalled for additional terms on a seasonal basis)
Salary: $28.74 to $37.49/ hour, depending on experience

Overview

Reporting to the Heritage Manager, this position is responsible for developing, coordinating, and delivering the cultural and interpretive programming for the Thechàl Dhal Visitor Centre, and for ensuring that Southern Tutchone language / Dan Kwanje is included in all aspects of this work. The position works Tuesday and Wednesday at the KFN admin building and Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the Thechàl Dhal Visitor Centre.

 (Note: Sunday & Monday Off)

Education and Experience

  • Must be a Kluane First Nation Citizen
  • Experience in delivering messages/information to groups in face-to-face situations for the purpose of education, engagement, entertainment and/or motivation.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Knowledge of Kluane First Nations history, culture, demographics, goals and aspirations
  • Knowledge of Kluane National Park & Reserve
  • Knowledge of interpretive techniques, or willingness to obtain
  • Ability to research, plan, coordinate and implement interpretive programs
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to understand, teach, guide and relate to Kluane First Nation culture
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a team environment
  • Social media experience for promoting programs considered an asset

Conditions of Employment

  • Valid Class 5 Yukon Driver’s License (regional travel required)
  • Willingness and ability to work overtime as required

Please submit applications to: hr.manager@kfn.ca  no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date.

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

Posting date:  April 21, 2022
Internal Closing Date:  April 28, 2022 or Until filled

PWMS Labourer

Casual-Term: ASAP to September 2022 with possibility of extension
Salary: LT6 – $21.73 to $30.93 per hour (depending on experience)
Based on 70 hours biweekly.

Overview

The PWMS Labourer is responsible for all aspects of municipal services and routine maintenance of Kluane First Nation buildings, roads and capital assets, including housing.  They are also responsible for insuring heating to community buildings and waste removal.

Duties

  • Proper maintenance of the KFN Buildings and that Health and Safety standards are met.
  • Assist with annual water tank cleaning.
  • Maintenance of Community buildings.
  • Service to community buildings including maintenance, servicing and monitoring the wood boilers.
  • Ensuring sufficient supply of wood for the wood boiler.
  • Provide routine maintenance for the Jacquot Building, Health and Social Offices and main Administration building including replacing lights, ensuring toilets and other plumbing fixtures are in working condition, heating systems are working etc.

Any other duties assigned by PWMS Supervisor

Qualifications

Minimum 1-2 years experience as a labourer.

Conditions of Employment

Valid Class 5 Yukon Driver`s license.

Please submit applications to: hr.manager@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:      April 12, 2022
Close date:    April 19, 2022 or until filled

Summer Day Camp Coordinator

Seasonal, Full-Time Position – June 13 to August 19, 2022
Level LT-5: $26.16 – $37.23 per hour (depending on experience)

Overview:

Reporting to the Wellness and Education Director, this position will be responsible for promoting good health in children and ensures a safe, healthy physical environment and for creating a learning environment that meets the emotional, physical, social and cognitive needs of young children for the Summer Youth Camp Program. The Day Camp Coordinator will plan and lead daily activities of children ages 5 – 12years

The Day Camp Coordinator is a role model and as such is required to lead a healthy lifestyle including responsible and active living, and participation in cultural and traditional activities. The position supervises one Youth Camp Assistant and up to approximately 15 public school aged youth. The position is based in Burwash Landing.

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 and experience working with school aged children in a cross-cultural recreation program. 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 and ability to obtain within 30 days of employment.

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

Posting Date:  April 06, 2022            
Internal Closing Date: April 13, 2022
(External Closing Date:  May 20, 2022) or until fill

Heritage Manager

Full-Time Indeterminate (office in Burwash Landing)
Salary: $69,844.32 to $99,409.86 per annum, ($38.38 – $54.62/hr, depending on experience)

Overview

Reporting to the Director of Lands and Resources and Heritage, the Heritage Manager promotes public awareness, appreciation, respect and understanding of all aspects of culture and heritage, implementing Chapter 13 of Kluane First Nation Final Agreement.  Their goal is to manage and protect heritage resources through integrated resource management including land use planning and development assessment, and by promoting the recording and preservation of traditional language, beliefs and oral histories, including legends and traditional knowledge. 

Education and Experience

  • Training in one or more of the following related fields would be advantageous: archaeology, anthropology, history, library studies, cultural resource management, archives
  • Minimum of one year of post-secondary education in a heritage related field or significant heritage work experience in a First Nation environment
  • Experience in a management or supervisory role

Knowledge and Skills

  • Knowledge of KFN Final Agreement, Umbrella Final Agreement and corresponding implementation plan
  • Knowledge of Kluane First Nation history, culture and traditions
  • Knowledge of basic heritage programs, protocols and procedures
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team that includes individuals from diverse backgrounds, including Elders
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong computer literacy (MS Office) and organizational skills
  • Able to identify and successfully apply to funding agencies.
  • Strong wilderness and traditional skills
  • Supervisory and program management skills

Benefits

  • Extended health care
  • RPP
  • Dental Care

Conditions of Employment

  • Valid Class 5 Yukon Driver’s License (personal vehicle or KFN vehicles)
  • Background checks

For more information contact Nadia Qureshi at hr.manager@lands-planner
Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: hr.manager@kfn.ca prior to 5:00 pm on the closing date.
We thank you in advance for your application, however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Posting Date: March 18, 2022

Internal Closing Date: March 25, 2022 – External Closing Date: April 01, 2022 or until filled

Housing Manager

Full-Time, Permanent – (office in Burwash Landing)

Salary: $38.38 – $54.62/hr ($69,844.32 to $99,409.86 perannum, depending on experience)

Overview

The Housing Manager directs construction, operations, and maintenance of new and existing KFN housing, ensuring projects are completed on time and to established national, Yukon and KFN standards. This position is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day management of all administrative aspects of the housing program by providing leadership to dedicated team while ensuring the development and implementation of policy and procedures relating to the KFN Housing Program (e.g., allocation of units, repair schedules, etc.), assessment of current housing stock, and planning forfuture development. The position also acts as a liaison between KFN, tenants and other agencies. 

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)
  • Journeyman or Red Seal Carpenter, or significant experiencein Carpentry
  • Minimum of 3 years management and hands-on experience including 1-year supervisory experience in the housing sector – construction, rental, maintenance, administration, etc.
  • Project Management training/courses an asset.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Sound knowledge of the building trades, Canada Building Code, Health & Safety and other construction related legislation
  • Demonstrated conflict management/crisis prevention skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of and experience with First Nation Housing 
  • Knowledge of administrative procedures and practices
  • Knowledge of CMHC policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of spreadsheets and database programs
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Supervisory and program management skills 

Benefits

  • Extended health care
  • RPP
  • Dental Care

Conditions of Employment 

  • Valid Class 5 Yukon Driver’s License (personal vehicle or KFN vehicles)
  • Willingness to work flexible hours/overtime as required
  • Regular travel within the KFN traditional territory and occasionally within Yukon

For more information contact Nadia Qureshi at hr.manager@kfn.ca

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to:

hr.manager@kfn.ca prior to 5:00 pm on the closing date.

We thank you in advance for your application, however

only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Posting Date: March 2, 2022

Internal Closing Date: March 11, 2022 – External Closing Date: March 18, 2022

NOTE: Current employees, KFN citizens and community members will be considered as Internal Applicants.

Education Support Coordinator

INTERNAL/EXTERNAL

Status: Permanent, Full-Time
Salary: LT-4, $29.53 to $42.02 per hour (depending on experience)
Based on 70 hours biweekly

Overview

Reporting to the Wellness & Education Director this position will be responsible for supporting the education of Kluane First Nation (KFN) citizens from kindergarten through to Grade 12, Post-Secondary Education, the ISETS program and Adult Education.

This is a hands-on position that will be responsible for advocating for students and ensuring cultural components are included throughout the school experience. The will administer Kluane First Nation Post-Secondary education funding and provide support for all adult education through referrals or other required support.

Education & Experience

  • Completion of Secondary School or equivalent, with coursework in education, administration, recreation or another related field
  • Experience working in a coordinating role
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered

Qualifications

  • Ability to research, plan, coordinate and implement programs and activities to meed identified goals and objectives
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to understand, teach, guide and relate to children
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to resolve conflicts and deal tactfully with others
  • Strong Organizational 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 broad range of educational theory, techniques, and application.

Conditions of Employment

  • First Aid Certificate would be an asset
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license or willingness to obtain with up-to-date driver’s abstract
  • Criminal Records Check

Detailed Job Description

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: hr.manager@kfn.ca prior to 5:00 pm on the closing date.

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

Post Date: July 28, 2021
Closing Date: until filled

Septic Truck Operator

Status: Permanent Full-Time
Salary: LT-5 $25.15 to $35.80 per hour ($45,779.69 to $65,157.75/ annum – depending on qualifications and experience)

Overview

This position removes waste (sewage) from homes and all KFN buildings, performs proper maintenance of the Sewer truck to ensure Health and Safety standards are met, ensures vehicle storage area is maintained, assists with annual water tank cleaning, pumping and disposal of sewage, maintenance and service of all Kluane First Nation Vehicles.    

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the communities of Burwash Landing and Destruction Bay
  • Ability to perform a variety of manual tasks, and to maintain
  • Knowledge of work hazards, hazardous material handling procedures and health and safety standards pertaining to drinking water and sewage handling
  • Knowledge of the basic use of trade tools
  • Cooperative and willing to take direction
  • Able to carry out assigned tasks quickly
  • Reliable and on time
  • Able to establish good working relationships with staff and clients
  • Accommodating and flexible

Conditions of Employment

  • Class 3 Drivers License (with Air) and clear drivers abstract.
  • Physically fit.

For more information:

contact Jason MacDonald, Director PWMS at pwms.director@kfn.ca  
Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to: hr.manager@kfn.ca prior to 5:00 pm on the closing date.

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

Posting Date: November 24, 2021, 2021                              
Internal Closing Date: December 1, 2021 – External Closing Date: December 8, 2021

NOTE: Current employees, KFN citizens and community members will be considered as Internal Applicants.