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Field Technician – Chateh, AB

Career Posting : Field Technician – Chateh, AB

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Type: Full-Time
Term: Permanent
Closing Date: August 16, 2023 5:00 pm

Employment Opportunity

 Open to DTFN Members





The Dene Tha’ First Nation is currently accepting applications to fill the position of Field Technician for the Lands Dept. based out of the Chateh administration office. This is a full-time permanent position with benefits.


Duties Include:


  • Conduct, supervise and participate in field surveys and field measurements following acceptable operational procedures. Provides technical advice to DTFN.
  • Implement, supervise, and perform technical functions in natural resource development operations involving site preparation, construction, and monitoring.
  • Monitor activities of resource companies and contractors and enforce regulations such as those concerning environmental protection, resource utilization, fire safety and accidental prevention.
  • Conduct road and harvest block boundary layout and assessments.
  • Providing support to the Lands Consultation Manager and the Director.




Minimum Grade 12, plus post-secondary training in field survey techniques. Three to five years of experience including:

  • Demonstrated organizational ability and composure to work within a specific timeframe, in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work with the public and staff at all levels within the organization with minimal supervision in a multiple task environment.
  • Read, understand, and comply with DTFN safety policy, safe work practices, procedures, and rules.
  • Microsoft Office Computer skills.
  • Strong field skills and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and willingness to work outdoors under adverse conditions.


Other requirements: Must have own transportation and a valid Alberta Class 5 Driver’s License and must provide a clear Criminal Record Check.


Closing Date: August 17, 2023


Submit resume and Criminal Record check to:


Human Resources Manager

Dene Tha’ First Nation

P.O. Box 958 High Level, AB T0H 1ZO

Fax: (780) 926-5730




We thank all applicants in advance; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.