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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.