Opportunities

Housing Coordinator – Employment Opportunity

Housing Coordinator
Full-time, Internship, Term position until March 31, 2023

PURPOSE

The Treaty One Youth Internship (aged 15-30) initiative provides work experience and on-the-job training for First Nation youth to assist them in pursuing employment in the housing industry.

The Housing Coordinator(s) will gain knowledge, skills, and management practices in the following areas: Housing Administration, Housing Maintenance, Housing Construction and Renovations, and Tenant Relation.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS                                                                                                                                   

  • Collect data on existing housing guidelines & practices.
  • Interview key housing management & staff to understand existing guidelines, systems, and staff levels/skills and practices.
  • Establish housing management guidelines and practices and assist with development of improvements where required.
  • Assist with the development of a Housing Management Policies & Procedures manual.
  • Assist with creating a residential marketing package for Treaty One Housing Authority.
  • Participate in workshops and courses that are focused on First Nation Housing.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, ATTRIBUTES AND PERSONAL EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Must be between the age of 15-30 years.
  • Willing to work an average of 30-40 hours per week.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a participative work environment.
  • Computer skills would be an asset.
  • Willing to work occasional evenings and weekends.
  • Be reliable, respectful, dependable, and trustworthy.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality within and outside the organization.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATION IS: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

Please submit cover letter, resume, and three references to:
Tannis Ho, General Manager
Treaty One
103-1075 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 0R8

tannis@treaty1.ca

*Please note resumes without a cover letter will not be considered complete*

Please self-identify as First Nations in your cover letter. We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected will be contacted for further consideration.