Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. (MKO) is seeking a highly motivated individual to assume the role of Safety Monitor. Under the supervision of the Wellbriety Centre Coordinator, the safety monitor will provide support and supervision of Wellbriety Centre to maintain the safety of the staff, community members, and guests.Roles and Responsibilities

• Monitor community members within the Wellbriety Centre property;
• Monitor safety inside and outside of building by doing walk-throughs;
• Provide reports – shift change, daily log upkeep, other administrative duties as assigned;
• Connect with community members directly;
• Model healthy behaviours when at work;
• Build positive relationships with the centre community members and staff;
• Assist with centre cleaning and inventory checks as needed;
• Communicate effectively with community members and understand each unique model of support;
• Other duties as assigned.

Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. (Education and Experience
• Experience and/or knowledge of monitoring workplaces with vulnerable people to ensure a safe environment.
• Knowledge of dealing with conflict and maintaining professionalism.
• Knowledge of traditional and modern education techniques.
• Have or be willing to complete CPR/First Aide certificate.
• Have or be willing to complete Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) certificate.
• Knowledge of one or more First Nation languages would be an asset.
• Good physical and mental maturity.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to respect and promote confidentiality.
• A current Criminal Records Check and vulnerable persons check must be provided.
• A valid class 5 driver’s license and a willingness to travel when needed is an asset.

Salary is dependent upon qualifications and experience

Interested applicants are invited to submit their cover letter identifying the position applying for and resume, along with 3 professional reference listings (include a most recent employer reference) to Human Resources at employment@mkonorth.com

Deadline: Open Until Filled

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Preference will be given to qualified First Nations applicants; applicants are encouraged to self-declare in their resume or cover letter. No phone calls will be accepted.

Incorporated in 1981 as the Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO). MKO is a non-profit, political advocacy organization that provides a collective voice on issues of inherent, Treaty, Indigenous, and human rights for citizens of the 26 sovereign First Nations we represent. The MKO First Nations are signatory to Treaties 4, 5, 6, and 10.