Local Resaerch Assistant

Location: Ministikwan Lake Cree Nation
Program: Health Center

Employment Terms: Temporary
Length of Employment: Other
Number of Positions: 1

Salary Range: $18.00 per hour - maximum 35 hours
Contact Email: michelle.bellegarde@mltc.net

Date Posted: 05/02/2017
Expiration Date: 05/16/2017

Employment Opportunity

Local Research Assistant - MLFN

Employment Opportunity – Five (5) Days


MLTC’s Health & Social Development Department is seeking a motivated individual, with great interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills to fill the short-term position of Research Project Assistant for the Ministikwan Lake First Nation - Local Healthy Food to School Learning Circle Project.


  • Responsibilities require discretion, and the ability to prioritize tasks while communicating with community members.
  • Along with the Learning Circle Advisory Group, plan and execute strategies for meeting with selected community members for potential attendance in Learning Circle.
  • Schedule meetings with community members to discuss their interest in local, healthy and traditional foods and to discuss their interest in Learning Circle attendance.
  • Take notes from the meetings and obtain permission on what could be shared with the Learning Circle.



  • Excellent communication skills and good note taking skills.
  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment with members of the Learning Circle Advisory Group.
  • Will be informed & sensitive to First Nations’ culture and beliefs; issues and barriers.
  • Able to speak and understand Cree is considered a valuable asset.
  • Knowledge of the MLFN community layout.
  • This position requires flexible hours and requires individual to use own vehicle.


Interested applicants are invited to submit: A letter of application, resume stating qualifications and related work experience, copies of credentials and driver’s license, current satisfactory RCMP Security Clearance, and a list of three (3) current professional supervisory references to:


Human Resources Department

8003 Flying Dust Reserve


Email: hrdepartment@mltc.net

Phone: (306) 236-5654   Fax: (306) 236-6301


For more information, please contact Cassie McVay, MLTC Community Dietitian @ (306) 236-5817, or visit the MLTC website at www.mltc.net.


Extended Deadline:    May 16, 2017                           


MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications,

however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.