Department: NCN Housing Authority
Position: Associate Housing Director (3-year full-time term position leading to a full-time permanent position)
Start Date: TBD
Salary Range: Negotiable
Ref #: NCN 2020-12-03-001
Deadline to Apply: Monday, January 4, 2021


The NCN Housing Authority is responsible for the NCN Housing Program and all community housing projects. We are looking for a competent Associate Housing Director to support the Housing Director in departmental planning and monitoring progress towards departmental goals. The successful applicant will also be working to enhance productivity and ensure compliance with regulations and internal policies. This position is part of the department’s succession planning for NCN housing management.


  • Assist in developing and implementing plans and goals for the department
  • Work with the Director to coordinate and supervise daily operations
  • Ensure compliance with regulations and internal policies
  • Monitor attainment of objectives
  • Undertake staffing responsibilities (hiring, training, evaluating, etc.)
  • Assist in budgeting and monitoring expenses
  • Maintain scheduling of events and represent the department when needed
  • Create reports and submit them to the Director
  • Fulfill duties as assigned by the Director
  • Complete a two-year housing management course through online learning and/or by attending week long modular courses, as required.


  • Proven experience as an associate director, project management or other similar position
  • Experience in performance and operations management
  • Knowledge of relevant regulations and quality standards
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skill
  • Demonstrates organizational and leadership skills
  • Post-secondary education in a relevant field
  • Experience with housing construction and trades, and property management
  • Must have a valid drivers license and “preferably” own a vehicle
  • Must be competent with computer skills
  • Resident of Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation

If you are interested, please forward your cover letter, Criminal Records Check and resume to:

Kim Linklater, Executive Director of Human Resources
Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation
Phone: (204) 484-2604
Cell: (204) 307-2107
Fax: (204) 484-2588