Employment Opportunities

Help make our community grow, apply today! Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek Sand Point First Nation and our other related businesses. Whatever your interest or background, we may have the opportunity you are looking for. Please check out the attached links below, which can provide further assistance in employment opportunities. Be sure to check back often for the most current updates on job postings:

Organizations

Organizations

Web Link

Organizations Services

Seven Generations www.7generations.org Provides financial assistance for tuition, books, living supports, and any admistration fees
Anishinabek Education & Training Services www.aets.org Provides skills for employment and offers training opportunities, see web for more information
Nokiiwin Tribal Council www.nokiiwin.com Provides a wide variety of services to Robinson Superior communities
Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek

Open Job Postings

Home and Community Care Worker

Thunder Bay, ON

Open until filled

As part of the BNA Health department, the HCCW reports to the Director of Social Services, with overall accountability to Chief and Council. The HCCW will collaborate as a member of the BNA Family Well-Being team in the planning and implementation of a variety of community activities to promote physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual wellness. Ability to provide flexible and competent creative team approaches to health services and program delivery of health administration and promotion at the First Nation Community level will be considered an asset.

Family Services Management

Thunder Bay, ON

Open until filled

The BNA Family Representative Manager oversees BNA’s Child and Family Advocacy
Services Department (Band Rep and Jordan’s Principal) ensuring that the best interests of all
concerns pertaining to BNA children and youth is undertaken. The Family Representative
Manager is responsible for providing direction, coaching and case supervision in all matters
pertaining to child welfare protection and Jordan Principal services ensuring alignment to
Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek policies and procedures as well as the legal framework of the
Child and Family Services Act.

Bus Driver

Sand Point FN, ON to Beardmore, ON

Open until filled

Responsible for safely transporting BNA students living on reserve to and from school.
Successful candidates must be committed to safety and will possess superior oral and written
communication skills. Routes fall between the hours of 6:30 am – 9:30 am in the morning and
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm in the afternoon.

Sawmill Worker

Sand Point FN, ON

Open until filled

Papasay Value Added Wood Products (PVAWP) is a First Nation-owned sawmill operating on the lands of Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek (BNA), approximately 50km North of Nipigon, Ontario. PVAWP has been in operation since 2017 and is currently upgrading its equipment and undergoing a significant expansion. As such, PVAWP is seeking a motivated and experienced sawmill worker who can help us increase our production.

Indigenous-lead businesses

External Job Postings

Director of Marketing & Training | OFNEDA

REMOTE

Friday February 24/23 at 12:00 PM.

OFNEDA is seeking a DIRECTOR OF MARKETING & TRAINING who will be responsible for developing and overseeing a professional training schedule both in-person and on-line while managing a TRAINING COORDINATOR who will execute this training. The Director position will also develop a marketing plan for promoting the association to new members and other stakeholders through social media, website and other marketing channels. This position reports directly to the Executive Director and is a key management role. This is a FULL-TIME position.

All submissions to be sent to CIPS (Cambium Indigenous Professional Services) Tiffany Taylor – t.taylor@indigenousaware.com

Training Coordinator | OFNEDA

REMOTE

Friday February 24/23 at 12:00 PM.

OFNEDA also seeks a full-time TRAINING COORDINATOR who will plan, schedule and execute professional and accredited training programs for EDOs and business professionals. This will include coordination of the CANDO TAED and EDAC Ec.D programs. The position will work directly with the Director of Marketing & Training on these in-person and online sessions. The position will also provide member support in areas such as funding application completion and proposal writing.

All submissions to be sent to CIPS (Cambium Indigenous Professional Services) Tiffany Taylor – t.taylor@indigenousaware.com

Maintenance Worker (Water & Wastewater Operator) | Parks Canada.

Pukaskwa National Park - Heron Bay, ON

February 19 2023.
  • Pukaskwa National Park
  • Heron Bay (Ontario)
  • GL-MAN-05
  • Seasonal employment – 0.58 FTE (Usually from April to October each year)
  • $25.94 to $28.19 per hour (Salary under review + Isolated Post Allowance)

Fire Crew Leader | Parks Canada.

Pukaskwa National Park - Heron Bay, ON

February 9 2023.
  • Pukaskwa National Park
  • Heron Bay (Ontario)
  • GT-03 – Seasonal at 0.7 FTE
  • Acting, Assignment, Indeterminate
  • $59,294 to $67,235 (Salary under review + Isolated Post Allowance)

Tree Planter Position | BZA Forestry Resources Inc.

Thunder Bay or Nipigon with daily commutes

March 31st, 2023.

BZA Forestry Resources Inc. is currently recruiting for:
• Tree Planters
The job would consist of planting quality trees on the Lake Nipigon Forest for the duration of the 2023 planting season.
The positions will be based out of Thunder Bay or Nipigon with daily commutes to the planting site from the crew bosses. If preferred, applicants may stay in the block with their own camp gear and transportation method. Applicants will be responsible for cooking their own meals throughout the duration of the contract.

Research Coordinator Internship | OFNEDA

REMOTE

Closing when filled

OFNEDA is seeking an Indigenous Research Coordinator Intern for a year long contact job. This position is meant to lead to permanent full-time employment after the initial internship. This will be a remote position that will require strong internet access.

Non-Developmental student postings for Summer 2023 | OPG

Multiple Locations

closing: Feburary 12, 2023 11:59pm

OPG’s Non-Developmental student postings for Summer 2023 are now available. All candidates are required to create a profile at jobs.opg.com and apply to the job in the region that they are interested in.  OPG cannot consider candidates who do not apply online. The application deadline is 11:59 P.M. on Sunday February 12, 2023.  

To be eligible for one of these opportunities the student should meet the following criteria:

  • Be at least 18 years of age or older.
  • Be enrolled in full-time studies at a post-secondary institution.
  • Have a minimum average of 70% cumulative GPA.
  • Be returning to full-time studies following the completion of the work term.
  • Must be willing to complete a security clearance.
  • Must be able to provide own transportation to work site(s).

Linked below are the job postings per region.

Student Policy & Program Assistant | MNRF

Thunder Bay, Timmins, or Sault Ste. Marie Ontario

closing: Feburary 15, 2023 11:59pm (edt)

The Ministry of Natural Recourses and Forestry Forest Division is seeking a Policy and Program Assistant position that is available this summer at either their Sault Ste. Marie, Thunder Bay or Timmins office. To be eligible, you must be a student between the ages of 15 – 24 (or 29 if disabled) and identify as Indigenous, Metis, or Inuit. Check the job description below if that interests you.

Indigenous & Community Relations Advisor | Superior Propane

Thunder Bay, ON (hybrid/flexible)

2 Openings

Superior Propane is looking for two (2) Indigenous & Community Relations Advisors who will support our
Indigenous Relations Strategy. These positions are fundamental in fostering strategic partnerships and
relations with Indigenous communities and businesses to grow Superior’s business while building employment
opportunities and introducing heat and energy solutions that support environmental sustainability.

General Applications | ONWA

Thunder Bay, ON & Remote

Multiple positions open until filled

ONWA is accepting applications and resumes for our applicant pools for the following positions:

  • Mental Health Worker
  • Crisis Response Worker and Coordinators
  • Healthy Babies/Healthy Children Family Support Workers
  • Policy Analysts
  • Gladue Writers
  • Trauma Informed Care Workers
  • Administrative Support Staff
  • IT and Finance
  • Management
  • Researchers
  • Marketing
  • And many more

If you have experience in any of the above noted areas, a post secondary degree or diploma relating to the position(s) and experience in supporting Indigenous Women, Families and/or communities, ONWA wants to hear from you.  

Clerk Positions | Spirit Bay Gas Bar

Rocky Bay Reserve - MacDiarmid, ON

7 month contract

Spirit Bay Gas Bar is looking for 2 full-time clerks to open on time, process orders, stock shelves, and count inventory.  

Labourer Positions | Red Rock Indian Band

May be located outside of the Thunder Bay District

multiple positions Open until filled

The Red Rock Indian Band is wanting to gather information of individuals that would be
interested in employment as labourers for various construction jobs in their area. Some positions
may be located outside of the Thunder Bay district. Reason they are doing this is because of the
number of calls they have had recently where various contractors are looking for labourers of
varied abilities.

Diamond Drill Helpers | Niigaani Drilling

Gull Bay, ON

Open until filled

Niigani Drilling is looking to hire Surface Diamond Drill Helpers and Drillers in Northern Ontario

General Requirements:

The Diamond Drill Helper and Driller shall effect and monitor the activities of a diamond drill operation in a productive manner, that is safe for self, others and the environment.

Labourers and AZ/DZ Driver Positions | GFL

Northern Ontario/Northwestern Ontairo

Open Until Filled

GFL Environmental Inc. is a leading North American provider of diversified environmental solutions. Recognized by our signature fleet of well-maintained, bright green trucks, we offer a robust, consolidated and sophisticated approach to meeting our customers’ environmental service requirements.

GFL is looking for applications for employment opportunities in the following areas:

  • labourers (must have a valid driver’s license, mandatory pre-hire drug testing)
  • AZ/DZ drivers

Benefits and Pension included.

Contact Darren Jewell (807) 629-1881 for more information.

General Applications | Resolute Forest Products

Thunder Bay, ON & Fort William First Nation

multiple positions Open until filled

Resolute Forest Products is looking for highly-motivated individuals to fill positions at their facilities in both Thunder Bay and Fort William First Nation. There may also be opportunities in their facilities outside of Thunder Bay, as well as in forest harvesting. 

Interested members should forward their resume with cover letter to:
Attn: Jordan Hatton, Director of Economic Development
Bingwi Neyaashi Anishinaabek
292 Court Street South Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6C6
via jhatton@bnafn.ca