Consultation Coordinator

Grand Council Treaty #3 is looking for a Consultation Coordinator! For more information on this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

Reporting to the Territorial Planning Unit Director, the Consultation Coordinator will provide a broad range of technical evaluation and advisory services to Treaty 3 Communities on a variety of environmental, natural resources, and related issues. The primary role of the Consultation Coordinator will be centered around the Waasigan Transmission Line. The Position will act as a Liaison between Hydro One and other Governments/Proponents and Grand Council Treaty #3 in order to provide communication, community engagement, and information in relation to the project.

Employer Name: Grand Council Treaty #3
Location/Address: Kenora, ON
Application Deadline: July 9th, 2020
Email: hr@treaty3.ca
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: Salary is negotiable

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Provides technical advisory services as it relates to the Waasigan Transmission Line Project and in relation to files and decision making in the Territorial Planning Unit.
  • Engage with Treaty #3 Communities in relation to the Waasigan Project and in advancement of the Environmental Assessment. This includes running community engagement sessions and forums, information sharing and acting as a liaison between the proponent and Grand Council Treaty #3.
  • Reviews and evaluates application, supporting documents, and other materials (e.g .ESAs, project descriptions, closure plans, etc.) submitted to provincial and federal regulatory authorities.
  • Builds and maintains relationships with Treaty 3 communities, Governments, Proponents and other organizations to stimulate information sharing and partnerships.
  • Meets with Treaty 3 Communities to gain an understanding of local issues and enhance working relationships with each community.
  • Documentation of Consultation processes including but not limited to: Community visits, elders meetings, phone calls, surveys, letters, etc.
  • Organizes and attends meetings to present general information to Treaty 3 Communities and acts as general point of contact for TPU on the Waasigan Project.
  • Represents Grand Council Treaty 3 at meetings, workshops, and conferences specific to portfolios held or as directed by an immediate supervisor.
  • Assists in the day-to-day administration of the Territorial Planning Unit.
  • Work remotely temporarily due to COVID-19
  • During an emergency epidemic/pandemic situation, job duties will be reviewed and reassigned accordingly
  • All other related duties assigned
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Treaty #3 protocols, governance, language, culture and traditions are considered an asset.
  • Strong communication, presentation, teamwork and writing skills are considered an asset.
  • Post Secondary Education in environmental science, economic development or related field are considered an asset. Work experience and other qualifications will be taken into account.
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license

Preference will be given to those applicants with:

  • Experience communicating and building relationships with partners and First Nations in the resources development sector (e.g. mining, forestry, energy)

Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills that take into consideration the complexity of information and intended audience.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective, respectful working relationships with GCT3 staff, Treaty
  • #3 First Nations, federal or provincial ministerial staff, and the general public.
  • Ability to work independently and manage workloads, set priorities, meet deadlines, work under pressure, and adjust to constant change.
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please send cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references to the attention of:

Oluyinka Leigh
Human Resources Manager Grand Council Treaty #3 P.O Box 1720
Kenora, Ontario P9N 3X7 Fax: 807.548.5041
Email: hr@treaty3.ca

We would like to thank all candidates in advance for their interest in this position, however only those being considered will be contacted.

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