Land & Resources Manager
Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Government

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Posted: 03-06-2020

Closes: Until Filled


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Preferential hiring policies will apply for Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in citizens

Land & Resources Manager - Permanent
Department: Natural Resources
Posting Date: March 6, 2020
Standard Hours Bi-Weekly: 75
Start date: Immediately
Salary: Level 9 Step 1 ($89,724.91 Annually)

Closing Date: Until Filled

Reporting to the Natural Resources Director, the incumbent assists in the development and delivery of TH Acts, policy and procedures as they pertain to land and resources management. The incumbent supervises Branch staff and is responsible for implementing lands and resources initiatives for TH. The incumbent has primary responsibility for supervising TH participation in land use planning processes, and for developing and administering the settlement land tenure system.

If this opportunity interests you, please submit a cover letter & resume clearly demonstrating the qualifications below, as selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide:

Essential Qualifications:

· Post-secondary diploma related to Land Use Planning and/or Resource Management, or the equivalent in training and experience;
· Knowledge of land and resource issues, legislation and regulations affecting First Nations;
· Experience using database systems;
· Excellent organizational and time-management skills;
· Excellent research, analysis, and proposal- and report-writing skills;
· Strong supervisory skills;
· Good problem solving skills and ability to recommend suitable alternatives;
· Ability to monitor budgets and make recommendations on variances.

Conditions of Employment:

· Criminal Records Check;
· Standard First Aid and willingness to take Advanced Wilderness First Aid;
· Valid Class 5 Driver's license with clear driver's abstract;
· Ability to work a flexible work schedule when required, to attend camps / outings, community meetings, evening and weekend activities and special events / projects;
· Comply with TH Policies and Procedures;
· Willingness to take training / courses to further enhance skills as needed / approved;
· Experience or willingness to learn to operate an ATV, Snowmobile and boat;
· Willingness to travel outside the community as required;
· Attendance at General Assemblies, as requested by the Director;
· Harassment, bullying and discrimination will not be tolerated in the work-place and could result in termination of employment for cause.

A detailed job description is available upon request.

For more information, contact Human Resources
Phone: (867) 993-7100 – EX: 126 or 170 Fax: (867) 993-6553 Email:
Mail: Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Government, P.O. Box 599, Dawson City, Yukon, Y0B 1G0
Physical Location: 1242 Front Street, Dawson City, Yukon

We thank all applicants, but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

"To work together, to speak with one voice and to serve Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Citizens in the pursuit of a strong, healthy, and united future


Positions open: 1
Hours per Week: Bi-Weekly: 75, Full-time
Wage: Level 9 Step 1 ($89,724.91 Annually)

Full Time Permanent

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter

Apply to: Human Resources
Fax: +1 (867) 993-6553
In Person:
PO Box 599, Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0 Physical Location: 1242 Front Street, Dawson City, Yukon