Working at Tikinagan
Posted: February 7th, 2018
Did you know that there are many exciting employment opportunities here at Tikinagan? If you are looking for community-based work in one of the First Nation communities we serve, or if you are looking for work in one of the urban offices such as Sioux Lookout, Thunder Bay or Red Lake, we have full-time and casual vacancies. Opportunities range from frontline and working directly with families and children, to the support areas like data entry, human resources or finance.
“The benefits for working for Tikinagan, for me, is being able to work out of my own community and working with families that I know. That’s a huge benefit for me,” says Connie Thomas, a Direct Services Supervisor in Fort Severn First Nation.
Connie is one of three employees featured in a recruitment video which Tikinagan recently produced with a video production company Apple Wagon Films based out of Thunder Bay. The production took place in the autumn of 2017 and was created to highlight Tikinagan’s meaningful work opportunities.
“Everyone working together to raise our children”
Working at Tikinagan has financial rewards including competitive salaries and benefit packages. However, it also offers personal rewards. Through our Mamow Obiki-ahwahsoowin model, everyone working at Tikinagan contributes to supporting families and building healthy communities. You can take pride and feel personal fulfillment in being part of a team that makes a difference in the lives of children and families.
“We all work to help children and families, and the work we do is challenging but so fulfilling. Our organization celebrates culture, family and community. It’s a great place to start your career and know that you will get training and support for years to come,” says Thelma Morris, Executive Director. “We hope this recruitment video gives a glimpse of the benefits of working at Tikinagan and encourages potential applicants to contact our Human Resources department to submit your resume or even if you have just have questions and want to talk to us about what kind of job you’re looking for.”
Enjoy the video (leftside of this page) and if you have any questions about applying at Tikinagan, contact our Human Resources department at 1-800-465-3624 or (807) 737-3466.