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Tsal’alh Economic Development Coordinator

Supervisor: Band Administrator; Wage: $18-20/hour for 32 hour work-week; Start date: Immediately, 3 month probation period

The Economic Development Coordinator will provide Economic Development related supervision, support and services to Tsal’alh Administration, and be the main point of contact for Economic Development related activities in Tsal’alh. The Coordinator will represent Tsal’alh as the Supervisor for economic development activities, and provide information and access to Program information and resource to Tsal’alhmec. Economic Development is an identified priority in our 2015 Comprehensive Community Plan. A typical day in the office may include, scheduling and providing supervisory support to Shuttle, Gas Bar and WiFi Workers, provide customer support services, supervise customer accounts, ordering fuel and inventory for Gas Bar. Other tasks will include monitoring the budgets for economic development projects, making operational improvements to Shuttle, Gas Bar and Tsal’alh WiFi, when budget allows: work with other resource people in development of an economic development plan and tourism strategy.

Qualifications: Completion of secondary school is required;Post-secondary diploma or degree is an asset but not required;Minimum of 2 years experience in working in an aboriginal community with supervisory experience

Requirements: Good communication skills, both written and verbal;Computer Skills & Bookkeeping Skills;Knowledge of Provincial and Federal Labour Codes;Good time-management and multi-tasking skills;Ability to work within project budgets & timelines;Valid class 5 drivers license & reliable transportation an asset;Strong problem-solving, networking, partnering, interpersonal and organizational skills;Current Criminal Record Check.

Working Environment: Ability to work in a remote community;Ability to travel frequently (mostly locally, out of town travel negotiable);Minimum 3 months probationary period;Full-time 32 hours per week pending funding availability;Other related duties may be assigned

*Interested applicants can submit Cover Letter, Resume (including 2 references)*

Scale and territory indicators:

Tsal’alh is in the business of providing community service to band members, and residents. Tsal’alh is a small, isolated first nation’s community located in Shalalth, BC, 65km away from Lillooet, BC. Travel to and from the Tsal’alh Community is mainly by railway and paved and dirt road (weather and road conditions permitting.)

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and activities required of the position(s).

Interested applicants can submit Cover Letter, Resume by 4pm office hours.

To the attention of: Crystal Branget, Band Administrator. Tsal’alh Administration. Box 76 Shalalth BC V0N3C0. Fax: 250-259-8384. Email:

(Email, fax, mail, and in person accepted – please note, our office close at 12 noon on Fridays, but fax and email will continue to be accepted after office hours)

We thank everyone who applies to join our team – however only qualified, selected applicants will be contact. Incomplete applications will not be considered. This position will remain posted until filled – so apply immediately!

For a complete Position Description, please call or see Elizabeth at Tsal’alh Administration Office, Phone number 250-259-8227.

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