Yellowknives Dene First Nation
October 28, 2019
Yellowknife, Canada
Job Type
$30.00 an hour dependent on qulifications
Northwest Territories


The Yellowknives Dene First Nation (YKDFN) is governed by a Chief and Council which has offices in Dettah and Ndilo.  The YKDFN Chiefs and Council affirm our sacred obligation to serve our people and our commitment to live balanced contemporary lifestyles with culture and traditions important to our community, to speak our traditional language, and to protect our natural resources and treaty rights.  For Chiefs and Council to lead the YKDFN requires having qualified personnel to achieve a prosperous future for our citizens.  The incumbent works within this context to provide effective and efficient level of support and assistance.  Please apply before November 6th to


Under the authority of the YKDFN Government Chiefs and Council and under the direct supervision of the Human Resources Manager, the Employment Training Officer (ETO) will work within the Human Resources team unit to coordinate employment and training services aimed to increase accessibility to the current Indigenous Skills Employment Training (ISET) labour market program for Aboriginal/Inuit clients in the Akaitcho Territory region.  The incumbent will also have a financial and administrative reporting function to Akaitcho Territory Government ISET program.  This position is located in Dettah, and periodically at the Ndilo office, and will support the YKDFN HR team in employment, training and community skills development initiatives.


The ideal candidate for this position will have a certificate or diploma in Office Administration coupled with two (2) years relevant work experience; or Grade 12 or equivalency with four (4) years related work experience in administration duties or in a related field will be considered.  The incumbent requires excellent administrative, program management and career development skills to enhance and deliver the local Akaitcho Community Skills Development program.

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