Natural Resources Analyst
Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Government

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Posted: 11-04-2019

Closes: Until Filled


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Natural Resources Analyst - Permanent
Department: Natural Resources
Posting Date: September 19, 2019
Standard Hours Bi-Weekly: 75 hours, Full-time
Start date: As soon as possible
Salary: Level 8 Step 1 ($81,014.88)

Closing Date: Until Filled

Reporting to the Fish and Wildlife Manager and the Land and Resources Manager, the Natural Resources (NR) Analyst will assist with natural resources related projects and programs for the NR Department throughout the TH Traditional Territory. The incumbent will assist with various project components providing support to management of the natural resources department. This may include assessment of YESAB applications, fish and wildlife harvest management plans, land use planning, mining and oil and gas activities, citizen consultation and engagement, etc. The incumbent will liaise with TH Councils and Advisory Committees, responsible federal, territorial and provincial agencies or governments, Final Agreement Boards and Committees and other Yukon First Nations.

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:

· Degree or diploma in Natural or Renewable Resources Management, Environmental / Biological Sciences, Conservation Management or equivalent combination of formal education, training & related work experience;
· Proficient computer and data management skills, including Microsoft Office;
· Excellent writing skills;
· Highly developed planning, organizing and time management skills;
· Experience with natural resource legislation & an understanding of how this relates to Final Agreement rights;
· Skills in research, analysis, report and proposal writing;
· Skills in communicating information and data in a variety of forms;
· Strong problem-solving skills and ability to effectively recommend suitable options and alternatives;
· Proven ability to work independently, with minimum supervision and within a team.


· Experience working for First Nation, Territorial, or Federal Governments or understanding of how these governments function and interact;
· Experience with the Umbrella Final Agreement / YSGFN Agreements, or modern land claims and treaties;
· Experience building relationships across different departments, sectors or organizations;
· Experience with desktop publishing, and providing presentations to a variety of audiences, including leadership, technical agencies, First Nations citizens and the general public;
· Experience working with UFA Boards and Committees;
· Project management, including finance / budgeting.

Conditions of Employment:

· Class 5 Drivers License and Drivers' Abstract (and willingness to obtain Class 4);
· Standard First Aid, or willingness to obtain within 6 months of hire;
· Ability to work a flexible work schedule when required, to attend camps / outings, community meetings, evening and weekend activities and special events / projects;
· Willingness to travel outside the community as required;
· Attendance at General Assemblies, Chief & Council meetings, etc. as requested by the Supervisor;
· Criminal Record Check.

A detailed job description is available upon request.

For more information, contact Human Resources

Phone: (867) 993-7100 – EX: 126 or 212 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 hours, Full-time
Wage: Level 8 Step 1 ($81,014.88)

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