• Contract
  • Full Time
  • Hagersville, ON
  • Applications have closed

Website mcfirstnation Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

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Closing Date: January 20, 2022 at noon

Job Summary:
To build and promote relationships while promoting the rights and interests of MCFN and adhering to the core values of the Seven Grandfather Teachings, throughout the Consultation Process.

Minimum Requirements

  • Post Secondary diploma, training or credentials in environment, planning, or indigenous law/education
  • OR at least 3 years direct experience in related fields

Skills and Knowledge

  • Organized
  • Responsive
  • An understanding of the Duty to Consult
  • Knowledge of Inherent and Treaty Rights and history and how they relate to the Duty to Consult
  • Good Computer skills- Microsoft applications
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, including use of presentation software and presenting to groups
  • Good at multi-tasking and time and task management- being able to juggle a lot of information and files and set and adjust priorities on the fly to meet deadlines.
  • Diplomatic and empathetic- able to get across their/the Consultation Officeโ€™s needs and priorities in a way which is non-confrontational and assertive and leaving openings for negotiations of solutions where there are disagreements
  • Good active listening skills- ability to listen to what others are saying and reflect it back to them in a non-confrontational and constructive way, and in order to confirm their understanding
  • Knowledge of environmental issues, cultural heritage issues, and impacts of development
  • Good analytical, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to quickly learn and understand new concepts
  • Able to work independently and in team settings
  • Willingness to work flexible hours and weekends when necessary; subject to strict deadlines
  • Possess supervisory skills and ability to work with minimal supervision

Assets

  • Knowledge of government regulations and processes (e.g. environmental assessment) that apply to the Crownโ€™s regulatory systems and jurisdiction within MCFN Territory
  • basic knowledge of GIS, and experience working with databases/data management
  • Work-related experience in a high functioning First Nation organization

Other Requirements

  • Valid G class license
  • Positive Results of a Criminal Records Check
  • Safe Food Handlerโ€™s Certificate or the willingness to obtain one as soon as possible
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours

Salary: $40,297.50 – $56,821.50  Term: 2 year Contract

Please submit your cover letter, resume, educational credentials and three (3) work-related references to:
The Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation
Attention: Personnel Committee
2789 Mississauga Road, Hagersville, ON
N0A 1H0

Applications will also be accepted at the email address listed below.

A detailed job description is available at the Admin Office or by email at stephanie.laforme@mncfn.ca

Miigwech to all who apply.