Jobs

Our mission is to promote wellness, self-sufficiency, and prosperity in our community through cultural teachings and environmental stewardship, and by building and maintaining an accountable government that motivates, inspires, and provides opportunities for the Vuntut Gwitchin.

Questions? Email us at jobs@vgfn.ca

General Assembly Coordinator (Temporary Role)
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Posting date:
June 26, 2024
Closing date:
July 3, 2024
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time, Temporary
Department:
Reports to:
About the Position:

This temporary full-time role, reports to the Executive Director and must be filled by and VGN Citizen who is living in community  

The purpose of the is role is to plan, coordinate, advertise and manage a successful General Assembly for Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation to be held at Tl’oo K’at, and is scheduled for August 5 – 7, 2024.  Responsibilities include consulting with the Executive Director and Council; developing a work plan and budget; coordinating and attending meetings; arrange for meals, travel, door prizes, preparing briefing notes and reports for delegate binders; and maintaining a filing system. 

Rampart House - Employment & Training Opportunities
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Posting date:
Closing date:
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Department:
Reports to:
About the Position:
Foreman - 1 Position

Wages: $50-55 per hour, 8 hour days

Log Workers - 2 Positions

Wages: $46-50 per hour, 8 hour days

Labourer - 1 Position

Wages: $36-42 per hour, 8 hour days

Cook - 1 Position

Wages: $55 per hour, 10 hour days

Family Support Worker
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Posting date:
March 7, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Health, Social & Recreation
Reports to:
Health Programs Manager
About the Position:

The Family Support Worker provides direct and personal family support, prevention, and respite/special needsservices to Citizens and their families in Old Crow. The position is responsible for coordinating and making clientsaware of various programs and services and manages the Safe House.

Human Resources Manager
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Posting date:
March 15, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Executive Office
Reports to:
Executive Director
About the Position:

The Human Resources Manager leads the human resources function for the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation (VGFN). Itcontributes to an effective and responsive department that leads initiatives and promotes human resource (HR) bestpractices to enhance individual performance and capacity.

Posting date:
January 9, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Part-time/Seasonal (opportunity for full-time)
Department:
Government Services
Reports to:
Community Services Manager
About the Position:

The Bus Driver is responsible for the overall safety of students as it transports students to and from Chief Zzeh Gittlit School. The Bus Driver also drives Citizens for special community activities and events as required.

Finance Clerk Trainees
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Posting date:
January 9, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Casual
Department:
Corporate Services
Reports to:
Finance Manager
About the Position:

Finance Clerk Trainees will work with the Finance team and learn financial and accounting functions on the job. Trainees learn to organize work effectively ensuring financial transactions are accurate and timely and learn about internal procedures and accounting standards.

Community Van Drivers
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Posting date:
January 9, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time and Part-time positions available
Department:
Government Services
Reports to:
Community Services Manager
About the Position:

The Community Van Driver transports Citizens in Old Crow and is responsible for the overall safety of passengers. The Community Van Driver is also responsible for conducting safety and security checks at VGG buildings and other tasks as assigned.

Posting date:
January 9, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Government Services
Reports to:
Community Services Manager
About the Position:

The Mechanic performs preventative and on-demand maintenance and minor repairs on the Vuntut Gwitchin Government vehicle asset pool (e.g., trucks, snowmachines, boats, quads) and maintains a relevant inventory of parts and materials. The person in this position also provides on-the-job mentorship and direction to develop other members of the Community Services team.

Property Maintainer
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Posting date:
January 9, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Government Services
Reports to:
Maintenance and Planning Coordinator
About the Position:

The Property Maintainer performs preventative and on-demand maintenance, minor repairs, and upgrades on existing Vuntut Gwitchin Government building structures and components, as well as on systems and equipment. The person in this position also provides on-the-job mentorship and direction to develop the maintenance skills of Maintainer Helpers. 

Septic Truck Operator
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Posting date:
January 11, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Government Services
Reports to:
Community Services Manager
About the Position:

The Septic Truck Operator is responsible for driving the vacuum truck and managing the loading and unloading of septic tanks in the community. The Septic Truck Operator also provides coverage to operate other equipment and perform other tasks, as needed.

Water Truck Driver
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Posting date:
January 12, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Government Services
Reports to:
Community Services Manager
About the Position:

The Water Truck Driver is responsible for driving the water truck, loading and delivering water to community customers as per the schedule. The person in this position is responsible for adhering to safe water delivery protocols. The Water Truck Driver also provides coverage to operate other equipment and perform other tasks, as needed.

Posting date:
January 9, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Natural Resources and Heritage
Reports to:
Natural Resources Director
About the Position:

The Lands Manager manages programs and projects to assure the protection and sustainability of land and natural resources for Vuntut Gwitchin settlement lands and traditional territory. It collaborates to develop land related legislation, gather information, monitor land use activities, and conduct meaningful outreach to Citizens and the public. The Lands Manager’s activities have a long-lasting impact on the stewardship of Vuntut Gwitchin natural resources.

Posting date:
January 9, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Finance
Reports to:
Finance Director
About the Position:

The Finance Manager is responsible for the day-to-day functions of the Finance team. The person in this position ensures accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll processing, contracts administration, general ledger, and cash transactions in relevant software systems are conducted in an efficient and accurate manner. The Finance Manager also provides on-the-job mentorship and direction to the Finance team.

Health Programs Manager
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Posting date:
January 19, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Health, Social and Recreation
Reports to:
Health, Social and Recreation Director
About the Position:

The Health Programs Manager oversees the operational delivery of health programs and services for the Vuntut Gwitchin Government by implementing plans and systems to protect the wellbeing of Citizens, supporting improvement initiatives, and identifying and promoting best practices. The person in this position also provides on-the-job mentorship and direction to the Health Program team.

Mental Health Counsellor
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Posting date:
January 19, 2024
Closing date:
Open until filled
Location:
Old Crow, Yukon
Status
Full-time
Department:
Health, Social and Recreation
Reports to:
Mental Wellness and Addictions Program Manager
About the Position:

The Mental Health Counsellor provides counselling, support and advocacy services to Citizens struggling with mental health and/or addictions.