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Governance Project Manager

Internal Posting

Term to March 31, 2021 Full-Time with possibility of extension
Salary: starting at $65,364 per annum ($35.91/hour)


Reporting to the Governance Director, the Governance Project Manager is responsible for the support and management of strategic KFN projects.

Duties include the following:


  • Develop project management documentation templates for KFN strategic projects including project plans, meeting documentation, engagement plans (with a specific focus on community engagement), communications plans, risk mitigation plans, project budget(s) and on-going update documentation;
  • Control and monitor strategic projects by managing project management process and committees including steering committee(s) and working level committees, budgets, work plans, schedules, on-going updates, communications and engagement;
  • Prepare initial drafts of project management documentation including:
  • Support the Governance Director in searching out, consulting and developing productive relations with both internal and external partners to achieve the best results possible. Take over management of relationship as directed;
  • Carry out the role of prime project manager


Post-Secondary degree in Public Administration, First Nations Governance (Native Studies), or relevant degree or a suitable combination of education and experience. Five years experience in project management preferably in a government situation or as a senior political advisor

Candidates can submit their resume in confidence to:

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

Post date:      November 24, 2020
Close date:    December 1, 2020

Family Support Worker

External Posting

Term to March 31, 2021 Full-Time with possibility of extension
Salary: starting at $28.74/hour


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 day care relief person.

This position is available to work remotely from Whitehorse at our Kluane First Nation office.


  • 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.


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:

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

Post date:      November 24, 2020
Close date:    Until Filled


External Posting

Full-Time Position – Term to March 31, 2021 with possibility of extension
Starting wage: starting at $28.74/hour. Wage based on experience


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.


  • 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
  • Maintain an organized kitchen and ensure hazardous free


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 no later than 5:00 pm on the closing date.

Post date:    November 17, 2020
Close date:   Until filled



According to section 4.1 of the Procurement and Contracting Policy:

4.1 Local Contactors list
Human Resources will maintain a list of qualified KFN contractors.

Onus is on the contractor to request inclusion on the list and show that they have the required qualifications or experience.

KFN HR is requesting that all KFN Contractors to send information to the HR Manager with information such as:

  1. Type of service your company provides
  2. Email addresses and contact information
  3. Rates for service

Please send information to

For more information please contact Christabelle Carlick 867-332-0023 or 1-866-558-5587 x.229


The Constitution Committee is seeking feedback from all KFN citizens regarding the KFN Constitution. 

Please follow this link 
to complete the online survey. Enter your name and contact information at the end of the survey for you chance to win a Samsung tablet!

The survey will be open until April 25, 2019. Please spread the word and share the link with other citizens.

Please contact Nichole Williams with any questions, or (867) 841-4274 x 237

Lateral Kindness Workshop

Open to all community members

March 5-6, 2019

9AM to 4PM in the Jacquot Hall.
Lunch will be provided and there will be door prizes!

Any questions please contact Christabelle at 841-4274 ext. 229

Dań Kʼe Language Lessons

Dań K’e Kêts’ádań

“We are learning Dań Kʼe.ˮ

Elders and Youth Room at the Jacquot Hall

Tuesdays: 4pm – 5pm & Thursdays: 11am – 12pm

January 15 to March 14, 2019

Everyone Welcome

Upcoming Public Meetings

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