(Full Time Position)

Overall Responsibilities

The Housing Director, reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, is responsible for, but not limited to, perform the following:


• development of housing community plan
• preparation and implementation of housing policies
• developing short and longer term maintenance plans
• capital replacement planning
• develop and maintains working relationships with other governments

Technical and/or housing knowledge

• ensuring construction and renovation meet appropriate standards
• overseeing new construction and renovation
• preparation of applications for various housing programs
• using technical reports for decision making purposes.
• developing proposals to access additional funding for housing projects
• request for bids/tender call
• annual housing inspections


• preparing budgets & forecasts
• monitoring budget take-up
• using financial reports for decision making purposes
• ensure financial accountability requirements are met for all funding sources in a timely manner


• designing department & developing job descriptions
• preparing reports
• overseeing proper record keeping
• organizing/preparing for meetings
• housing committee member/chair
• maintaining a housing inventory


• managing housing personnel
• managing tenant relations
• preparing written communications
• making presentations
• facilitating community meetings
• staff evaluations


• Grade 12 diploma
• Valid driver’s license and access vehicle
• Excellent computer skills
• Financial management knowledge
• Experience housing construction, maintenance management
• Demonstrated sound judgment, analytical and decision-making skills
• Excellent written and communications skills
• Knowledge of First Nations funding programs and reporting requirements
• Knowledge of current building codes
• Ability work under pressure and adhere deadlines and commitments
• Understand the roles and responsibilities of the Housing Board

Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to:

Attention:Gerald McCorrister / Human Resource Manager
Peguis First Nation
P.O. Box 10
Peguis, MB.
R0C 3J0

Deadline Date for Submissions:MAY 31, 2017

*Preference will be given to Peguis Band Members.
*Only eligible applicants will be contacted for an interview.


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