Summer Youth Employment

Uchucklesaht Tribe Government is currently accepting applications for 2 temporary employment opportunities to act as technical assistants in the Department of Lands and Resources.

Eligible Applicants
o Between 15-30 years of age.
o Social Insurance Number
o Minimum of a Pleasure Craft Operators Card, and ability to operate a boat
o Must be physically fit, and able to lift heavy loads
o Drivers license and ability to drive off highway preferred
o Preference given to Uchucklesaht, Nuu-chah-nulth members, and indigenous individuals

Duties to include:
o Office duties, including land use planning, map review and development, Act and Regulation review, permitting and report production.
o Fisheries duties, such as assisting the Fisheries Technician with catch monitoring, monitoring of the fish fence, community fish distributions, compliance reporting, and data processing.
o Maintenance duties in remote areas, as required, such as building, minor carpentry, operation of small machinery, grounds work, etc.
o Assist both the Director of Lands, and Maintenance staff with other duties, as directed.

Required qualifications:
o Organized, with strong written and verbal communication skills
o Computer skills
o The ability to work independently and as party of a team.
o Comfort around water, fisherman, and boats.
o Good physical fitness
o The ability to travel and a desire to do field work
o Ability to accommodate flexible hours


Uchucklesaht Tribe


Port Alberni

Contact Info: 

Please forward a resume and cover letter containing your availability date by June 24, 2019 to:
Attention: Lysa
Apply in person: Suite A, 5251 Argyle Street, Port Alberni, BC