Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation is currently seeking an individual for the position of Abinoojii Inakonigewin Administrative Assistant. The successful applicant will provide administrative duties and work closely with the AI Community Lead. Must be self-motivated, coordinate all meetings and communications.


  • Provide administrative support to AI Lead, such as scheduling meetings, engagement sessions and presentations
  • Answer phone calls, filing, minute taking/record and processing data
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and responsibilities
  • Knowledgeable of appropriate software including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook, Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Capable of utilizing Zoom or Teams, Google Meet etc. and all its functions is a must
  • Attend and actively participate in engagements sessions
  • Must be able to travel
  • Other related duties as required


  • Office Administration or combination of education and work experience
  • Knowledge of Anishinaabe culture and language with working experience in First Nation communities.
  • Some knowledge of Child & Family Services Act, and GCT#3 Abinoojii Inakonigewin (Child Care Law) or willingness to learn
  • Valid Driver’s License and vehicle
  • Provide a current criminal record check with vulnerable sector check

Position is posted until filled

Ways to Apply

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      Band Manager
      Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Nation
      22 Band Office Road
      Dalles, ON P9N 0J2
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