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COVID & Community Safety Officer

Contract Opportunity

Timeframe

Term: Contract to run from ASAP to December 31, 2021 with the possibility of renewal.

Deliverables

The following duties are required over the course of the project:

  • Coordinate and attend weekly meetings of the KFN COVID Response Team.
  • Attend weekly YG/YFN COVID-19 update meetings.
  • Monitor and update YG phases, orders and guidelines and keep committee members informed.
  • Attend weekly meetings with the YG-Aboriginal Relations Community Liaison.
  • Attend bi-weekly (or as often as deemed necessary) meetings with KFN Directors to address all COVID-related matters.
  • Lead implementation of KFN’s COVID 19 Emergency Response Plan.
  • Conduct relevant research.
  • Develop funding applications.
  • Develop policy documents for review and approval (Management Team, C&C).
  • Track and prepare biweekly reporting on COVID-related activities.
  • Support preparation of communication materials.
  • Support interventions related to COVID such as Lead Hand for COVID Checkpoints.
  • Review daily log reports, reporting to CEMA and/or RCMP violations as required.
  • Tracking & supporting known COVID cases within community.
  • Educating community on current COVID guidelines, restrictions, Orders in Council.
  • Work with KFN’s Emergency Measures Plan (EMP) working group to ensure COVID activities are incorporated in KFN’s emergency planning process and documents.
  • Prepare final report, and other material such as a pandemic plan chapter or the EMP.
  • Finalize the KFN Pandemic Plan.
  • Assist internal KFN departments with implementation of COVID support programs that support mental and physical health activities (ie. Virtual bingo, walking club, etc).
  • Liaison with multiply jurisdictions and organizations (CEMA, RCMP, YFNs, local businesses etc).
  • Ensure continuous coverage for responding to safety concerns.

Requirements

  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License.
  • Criminal Records Check.
  • Available to be On-Call and work flexible hours.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft 365 (specifically Outlook, Word, Excel).
  • Proficient communication skills.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with Burwash Landing and Destruction Bay residents.
  • Must reside within Burwash Landing, Destruction Bay or other area within the KFN Traditional Territory.

Submissions of Interest – Deadline

If you are interested in being considered for this contract, please contact Pauly Sias, Executive Director, Kluane First Nation at executive.director@kfn.ca or at the above contact numbers for more details.

Deadline

Please ensure you have indicated your interest no later than September 13, 2021, at 4:00 pm.