Website Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

Job Summary:

The Cultural Awareness Coordinator works with tourism-related projects that support Moccasin Identifier’s mandate of creating awareness about the Treaty relationships between non-Indigenous and Indigenous Peoples. This position will be responsible for reporting directly to the Culture & Events Coordinator.

As the Cultural Awareness Coordinator, you will be responsible for maintaining and developing relationships with tourism organizations, managing projects identified as tourism/cultural awareness, identifying funding sources, and supporting the Three Fires Collaborative Quest with Indigenous Tourism Ontario (ITO) in developing and coordinating a cultural and Treaty awareness workshop(s) and experiential land-based interactive storytelling (i.e. Augmented Reality (AR)).



  • Grade 12 or equivalent plus 6 years related work experience

OR a College Diploma in Tourism, Business, Marketing or related field plus 4 years’ experience

OR a comparable combination of education and experience relevant to the position


  • A passion for cultural awareness initiatives, community tourism or a keen interest to learn about the tourism sector
  • Strong research skills & thorough understanding of treaties
  • Experience in the community tourism and/or community development sector is an asset
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to build & maintain relationships
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Willingness to learn and share information openly
  • Experience in grant writing and fund applications preferred


  • Must have access to reliable transportation
  • Must be available mornings, evenings, and weekends
  • Results of a current criminal reference check

Salary: $40,250.00 Based on a 37.5 Hour Work Week


Contract term:  ASAP – until March 31, 2023

Please submit your cover letter, resume, proof of educational qualifications and three current references to:

The Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

Attention:  Personnel Committee

2789 Mississauga Road

Hagersville, ON

N0A 1H0

Applications will also be accepted by fax at 905-768-1225 or via email listed below.

A detailed job description is available at the MCFN Admin Building or by email at

Miigwech to all who apply, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Moccasin Identifier strongly encourages Indigenous applicants to apply for the position.