Director of Technical Services

Feb 24, 2023

The Mikisew Cree First Nation (Mikisew) has lived on the ancestral lands of the Athabasca Delta and Wood Buffalo National Park in northeastern Alberta since time immemorial. The lives of our members are linked to the land and to a close understanding of traditions, history, and a natural way of life. Many of our members live in the hamlet of Fort Chipewyan, and our traditional lands range over a large portion of Athabasca oil sands deposits. For nearly 30 years, Mikisew Group, our wholly owned business arm, has worked toward the long-term, sustainable economic progress of our Nation and its members through employment and significant investments in education, training, social programs and infrastructure.

We are currently seeking a Director of Technical Services to join the team in Fort Chipewyan. Ideally the successful candidate will live in the community however if a suitable candidate is found living outside of Fort Chipewyan, then other options may be considered. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading programs related to MCFN housing initiatives municipal operations, preventative maintenance, corrective maintenance, major and minor capital improvements of streets and parking services.

The successful candidate will play a major role in developing plans, providing directions, and exceeding expectations efficient and effectively.

This job will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Please submit your resume and cover letter, by email, in confidence to