CURRENT POSTINGS

Junior Land Guardian

Kanaka Bar is looking for regional youth to work with the Cumulative Effects Coordinator during fieldwork for initiatives to restore and protect our community’s lands (Cumulative Effects Initiative, Land Guardian Program Development, and Indigenous Protected and Conserved Area establishment). Please see full posting for more information.

Home and Community Care LPN

The Kanaka Bar Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) works as a member of an interprofessional team responsible to deliver quality, safe, and efficient care for Home & Community Care clients. The LPN provides nursing oversight for staff and works cooperatively and under the delegation of the Registered Home & Community Care Nurse. The LPN is accountable to work within their scope of practice, as per their professional licensing body at all times, utilizing nursing processes, critical thinking, problem-solving and decision-making skills. Please submit resumes to healthdirector@kanakabarband.ca Position will be open until a suitable candidate is found. Only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted for an interview

Home & Community Care Nurse Job Description (Part-time)

The Home Care & Community Health Nurse (Nurse) is responsible for providing comprehensive nursing care in the Kanaka Bar Indian Band (KBIB) community and to their members. The Nurse will promote and raise awareness of healthy lifestyles and services available to the KBIB members, while considering their physical, cultural, psychological, social, and environmental needs. The Home Care & Community Health Nurse is a registered degree nurse (RN) who is responsible for providing a coordinated system of services that enables First Nations people of all ages with disabilities, chronic or acute illness to receive needed care in their homes and communities Please submit resumes to healthdirector@kanakabarband.ca Position will be open until a suitable candidate is found. Only those candidates shortlisted will be contacted for an interview

Operations & Maintenance Worker

Position: Operations & Maintenance Worker Organization: Kanaka Bar Indian Band Department: Kanaka Bar Employment Services- O&M Department Reporting: Operations & Maintenance Officer Posting Date: August 3, 2022 Summary: We are seeking persons to join our Operations & Maintenance Team at Kanaka Bar. Duties and Responsibilities: • Road Maintenance • Weekly Garbage Collection and Recycling • Snow Removal • Repairs and upkeep of community buildings and residential homes • Upkeep of public spaces and grounds of Kanaka • Other duties as assigned. Please see Full posting for more details - Please submit a cover letter and resume to Martina Sampson at KBES-admin@kanakabarband.ca.

Linguist

Position Purpose The Linguist will use their expertise and experience with indigenous language learning and data management to support Nlaka’pamuxcin language documentation and revitalization. This position will report to Kanaka Bar’s Health Director and carry out the majority of their duties at a distance. The role involves recording Nlaka’pamuxcin learning sessions, segmenting the data, transcribing it, uploading it to First Voices and storing it for future resource development. Responsibilities will be carried out in a culturally and linguistically appropriate manner which is based in, and reflects, the values and beliefs of the Kanaka Bar Indian Band. Term: Contract until March 2023, 4 hours of work per week. Please send your CV and cover letter to McKenna adminexec@kanakabarband.ca