Director of Heritage, Lands & Resources

Nestled under the majestic St. Elias Mountains, the community of Haines Junction is home to Champagne and Aishihik First Nations (CAFN), a self-governing First Nation whose Southern Tutchone language and culture contributes to a vibrant way of life. The First Nation is actively involved in numerous initiatives to promote a better, healthier lifestyle for its future generations. You will enjoy a welcoming, supportive and proactive work and social environment. Are you looking to apply your skills and make a real difference to CAFN? Then this is for you – Apply now!


Director of Heritage, Lands and Resources
Competition # 17-18- 01
Employment Status: Regular Full Time
Salary: $82,902.77- $96,984.99 Level 9
Location: Haines Junction, Yukon

Job Summary:
Reporting to the Executive Director and sitting as a member of Management Committee, this senior position directs the activities of the Department of Heritage Land & Resources, including planning and evaluation in the areas of Heritage, Resource, Environmental and Land management. This position also administers the department, including performing budgeting and staffing activities; and performs other duties as required.

Education and Experience:
Successful completion of a degree in Public or Business Administration, Resource Management or Land Management with training in financial and human resource management, with several years’ experience in a senior public sector position, preferably in a First Nations environment or an equivalent combination of training and experience

Conditions of Employment:
Valid Class Five Drivers Licence

CAFN’s Human Resources Preferential Hire Policy will apply. We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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Deadline: 4:30 pm on May 4, 2017

Send current resumes and supporting documents to:

Capacity and Policy Development Department Fax: (867) 634-7071
Phone: (867) 634-4200 ext. 241 or