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Field Technician-Chateh

Career Posting : Field Technician-Chateh

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Type: Full-Time
Term: Permanent
Closing Date: December 23, 2022 5:00 pm

Employment Opportunity

 Open to DTFN Members Only



Local Open Posting – December 7, 2022

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 Admin. 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 climate
  • 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
  • Firsthand application and use of computer systems and applications
  • 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:                      Friday, December 23, 2022


Submit resumes to:                       Personnel Services Coordinator / HR

Dene Tha’ First Nation

P.O. Box 120 Chateh, AB T0H 0S0

Fax: (780) 321-3863 or (780) 321-3886



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