Shadhäla Äshèyi yè Kwädän, Champagne and Aishihik First Nations or CAFN, is located in the Yukon Territory and northern B.C. We have one of the most spectacular workplaces in the Yukon and CAFN is one of the First Nations leading the way in Self-Government in Canada.
Our people (dän) are deeply connected to Dákeyi (our land). We are actively building Dän K’e (our culture and beliefs) back into all that we do.
Through our offices in Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction) and Kwänlin (Whitehorse) our goal is to hire CAFN Citizens as well as skilled people from the Yukon, Canada and beyond, who will help us continue to grow and innovate our Self Government. We are a competitive employer with strong family and cultural values and generous benefits, and we welcome your interest in advancing our Self Government through employment with our nation.
Auxillary On Call,
Start date: Immediately
Salary: Level 5 – $28.12 – 32.90 per Hour
Location: Takhini River Subdivision
Reporting to the Youth Program Officer and working closely with all Community Wellness staff and other departments, the incumbent is responsible for coordinating wellness activities in Takhini River Subdivision (TRS) as well as maintaining the Takhini Community Hall for programs. The Community Wellness program is intended to give CAFN citizens opportunities to practice healthy lifestyle activities, learn new skills, connect with other community members, and practice CAFN culture and traditions etc. The Takhini Activity Worker will ensure these recreational /social /educational and traditional activities take place.
Education and Experience:
Successful completion of grade 12 or equivalent with experience in coordinating wellness activities.
The incumbent must have the knowledge and ability to use Microsoft Office and software programs for posters. Excellent communication skills to deal effectively with children, youth and adults.
Conditions of Employment:
• Valid Class 5 Driver’s License (Class 4 driver’s license would be an asset)
• Valid First Aid Certificate
• Vulnerable Sectors Records Check
• Food Safe Level 1 & 2 – willing to obtain
• Willingness to work evenings and/or weekends, as required
• Ability and willingness to travel, as required
• Mandatory confidentiality is a condition for all CAFN personnel
• All Champagne and Aishihik First Nations employees are expected to conduct their duties in a harmonious; and cooperative manner intended to enhance the First Nations efforts to build a strong and prosperous government.
CAFN is an equal opportunity employer, however, qualified Aboriginal applicants will be given priority in accordance with the Aboriginal Employment Preference Policy of the Canadian Human Rights Commission.
Please note that selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume. We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
An Eligibility List will be created from this posting.
Job description: JD Takhini Activity Worker June 3, 2022
Deadline: Open until filled
Send current resume and supporting documents to:
Human Resources Officer
Phone: (867) 334-6272