Manager of Lands and Economic Development

Job Information
Author eocanada
Date January 5, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Mowachaht / Muchalaht First Nation
Salary Competitive plus benefits - Per Hour
Location Gold River, BC
Category Natural Resource
Contact Information
  • Use your resource management skills and experience to make a lasting difference to Mowachaht / Muchalaht First Nation!

About Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation

The Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation is located near scenic Gold River, and the Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nations is a member nation of the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council which spans all Nuu-chah-nulth-aht peoples. The Mowachaht are originally from Yuquot on Nootka Sound, known as Friendly Cove.

About the Opportunity

An exciting opportunity exists for a Manager of Lands and Economic Development to join the Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation in Tsaxana.

In this senior leadership role, you will manage and coordinate the responsible, sustainable and effective management of MMFN’s territory, including lands, water, air and all the resources within, above and below. This role will require a candidate that will work closely with the Council of Chiefs and hold a high regard and respect for MMFN culture, practices, history and traditions.

For this role, we are seeking someone with strong experience in a senior management role, preferably in a First Nation environment.

Our ideal candidate will also possess:

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite of applications
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of resource planning and management, and land management issues and legislation affecting First Nations
  • Ability to manage projects and staff
  • Experience with developing policies and procedures
  • A Valid Driver’s Licence

Similarly, strong communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills are essential. As a reliable, respectful and assertive leader, you will focus on building strong working relationships with all staff, neighbouring First Nations and Federal and Provincial enforcement agencies, while upholding and enforcing internal policies and procedures, as required. Above all, you will be a community-oriented and approachable professional with strong leadership skills.

About the Benefits

In exchange for your hard work and dedication, the successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary that is commensurate with your skills, experience, and qualifications. In addition, you will also have access to a variety of employee benefits, including extended medical, dental, and pension plan.

Upon joining the Mowachaht / Muchalaht First Nation, you will be welcomed into a friendly and supportive team and have the opportunity to make a real difference in the community.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity. APPLY TODAY!

For more info and to apply see:

Send To Friend Email Print Story

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More