Henvey Inlet First Nation

General Carpenter

Pickerel Contracting Ltd. is currently seeking a full-time General Carpenter to join our team. The General Carpenter reports to the Site Supervisor and is responsible for assisting with construction and maintaining residences and buildings. The General Carpenter will also assist with building, restoring and/or installing of structural woodwork and related materials of active projects. This position requires excellent physical stamina and a strong work ethic.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

The General Carpenter will be responsible to:

  • Assist with gathering, assembling, moving, lifting, and transporting materials, tools and equipment to job sites
  • lay building foundation
  • Mix and pour and create cement forms
  • Frame building including doors and windows
  • Install roofing, siding, eaves, porches, decks etc.
  • Build and install cupboards, bookcases, tack board, and specialty furniture etc.
  • Dry-walling: install, tape, sand, prepare for painting, and painting, etc.
  • Install various types of flooring, laminate, tile, etc.
  • Construct, repair, maintenance, and preventative work as required including but not limited to, woodworking, shelving, flooring, tables, chairs, stairs, etc.
  • Operate and maintain carpentry tools
  • Assist with delivery of other related municipal services
  • Keep a daily log
  • Prepare preventative maintenance schedule and list of materials
  • Contribute and participate in the effective use of the Quality Control System
  • Respect and respond to direction given by Supervisor, Board of Directors or Chief and Council
  • Prepare estimates for work orders and material required

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Ontario Class G Driver's License with access to a reliable vehicle a must
  • Previous home maintenance, building, painting, and carpentry skills as asset
  • Experience working with various carpentry tools and equipment
  • Ability to stand, bend, reach and twist for long periods of time in inclement weather
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs continuously
  • Current First Aid and CPR Level C
  • Current Vulnerable CPIC required, if hired
  • Excellent communication, organization and time-management skills
  • Professional attitude and a strong work ethic
  • Must be able to work as a team and individually; self-directed
  • Willingness to work flexible hours a must

HOURS OF WORK
Full-Time – 40 hrs/week

REMUNERATION
To be determined based on experience

START DATE
Tuesday October 11, 2022

APPLICATION DEADLINE
Monday October 3, 2022

Those interested in applying should submit their resume and cover letter in confidence to:
Pickerel Contracting Ltd.
295 Pickerel River Rd.
Pickerel, ON P0G 1J0
Tel: (705) 857-2331 ext: 228
Fax: (705) 857-3021
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Preference will be given to certified carpenters before apprentices.

Henvey Inlet First Nation gives preference to all qualified First Nations people in accordance with Section 24(1) (a) of the Ontario Human Rights Code.

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News

MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Friday, 09 September 2022 9:00 am

Attend in-person, by computer or by telephone
In person: At the Firehall
HIFN Chief and Council is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
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HIFN Community Researcher Needs Community Input

Doreen Mckenzie has been hired as the Community Researcher for Henvey Inlet First Nation to create a Community Profile Booklet, She is requesting help from the Community, in regards to any and all information you may know regarding the history of the first families that lived here on French River #13- (Cantin Island) and Bekanon Reserve #2.

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Membership Code Meeting 

In person: At the Firehall

Topic: MEMBERSHIP CODE MEETING

Time: Jul 22, 2022 9:00 AM Eastern Time 

In person: At the Firehall

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Job Postings

Band Representatives (2 Positions)

Henvey Inlet First Nation is seeking Two full-time Band Representatives to join our Administration. The Band Representative reports to the Band Representative Lead and is responsible to represent and advocate for Henvey Inlet First Nation members that are involved with any child welfare agencies throughout Canada. This position requires exceptional interpersonal communication skills and strong organization skills

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General Carpenter

Pickerel Contracting Ltd. is currently seeking a full-time General Carpenter to join our team. The General Carpenter reports to the Site Supervisor and is responsible for assisting with construction and maintaining residences and buildings. The General Carpenter will also assist with building, restoring and/or installing of structural woodwork and related materials of active projects. This position requires excellent physical stamina and a strong work ethic.

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Housing and Finance Assistant

Henvey Inlet First Nation is seeking a full-time Housing and Finance Assistant to join our Administration. The Housing and Finance Assistant reports to the Director of Finance/Administration and is responsible for coordinating preventative maintenance for all Band-owned housing units and supervising all housing maintenance and repairs. The Housing and Finance Assistant receives and reviews all housing applications and inquiries, and, in collaboration with the Housing Committee, recommends tenants to Chief and Council for vacant units in accordance with the rules and regulations set forth in the Housing Policy.

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Health News

Notice for Off-Reserve Members 

re: medical transportation

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Non-Insured health benefits – Program Updates

Non Insured Health Benefits has monthly updates and are posted to their website. Please click the following link to see the monthly updates and changes. https://www.sac-isc.gc.ca/eng/1578079214611/1578079236012

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Medical Van Schedule

For the clients who utilize the Medical Transportation Vehicle, this is a reminder that your appointments are to be booked for 10:00 am at the earliest and 2:30 pm the latest for either Sudbury, Parry Sound or Britt appointments!!!

Appointments will not be added unless between these times!!

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