Kenora Makwa Patrol Member

Kenora Chiefs Advisory is hiring a Kenora Makwa Patrol Member! For more information about this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

The Kenora Makwa Patrol is a community-based initiative developed to provide a sense of safety, solidarity, and belonging to both its members and the community they serve, whose presence is also intended to reduce criminal activity in the downtown core. This is achieved in a non-violent, non-threatening, non-judgmental and supportive manner via relationship building and reconciliation. We require enthusiastic, motivated, flexible individuals with exceptional teamwork and communication skills. Experience is a plus, but we are willing to train.

Employer Name: Kenora Chiefs Advisory
City: Kenora
Province: ON
Postal Code: P9N 3X4
Application Deadline: August 25th, 2022
Hours of Work: 1 FTE
Job Type: Full-Time
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Patrol in teams, by vehicle and foot; respond to calls for service
  • Identify situations that require EMS/Police response and call for assistance
  • Provide immediate intervention for community safety and well-being
  • Determine the needs of individuals and refer to appropriate agency
  • Help create and work within linkages to other programs and organizations
  • Cooperate with Police and EMS; be tactful with the public
  • Observe and report incidents as required
  • Ensure accurate documentation of program statistics and activities
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Previous work experience working in an Indigenous organization or community
  • Working knowledge of Indigenous culture, customs and practices
  • Positive attitude and demonstrated capacity to act as a healthy lifestyle role model
  • Able to work in a team with minimal supervision
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal skills
  • Understanding of Anishinaabemowin (Indigenous language) is a definite asset
  • Able to work flexible hours, evenings and weekends
  • Valid driver’s license, First Aid & CPR an asset

A current Vulnerable Sector Check will be required upon offer of employment

How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please forward resume cover letter and 3 references:

Human Resources Department
Kenora Chiefs Advisory
P.O. Box 349- 240 Veterans Drive, 3rd Floor
Kenora ON P9N 3X4
Fax: 807-467-2656

Position is open until filled

We thank all that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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