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Gas Utility Clerk/Bookkeeper

Career Posting : Gas Utility Clerk/Bookkeeper

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Type: Full-Time
Term: Permanent
Closing Date: June 27, 2023 5:00 pm

Employment Opportunity

Open to DTFN Members




The DTFN Natural Gas Utility has a full-time position available for a Gas Utility Clerk/Bookkeeper based out of their main office in Chateh. Location can be negotiable.


Duties and Responsibilities include:


·         Respond to public inquiries
·         Receive, direct and relay telephone and email messages
·         Provide word processing and secretarial support

·         Record and input all pertinent information providing efficiency, accuracy, and confidentiality

·         Maintain the general filing system and file all correspondence

·         Other miscellaneous and administrative functions

·         Bookkeeping duties include;

  • Reconcile accounts
  • Maintain general ledgers and financial statements
  • Data entry of all A/P and A/R and prepare for approval



·         Minimum Grade 12 combined with office administration or relevant training in computer applications

·         Proficiency in using Excel/Word

·         Strong written and verbal communication skills

·         Able to complete complex administrative tasks with minimal supervision

·         Bookkeeping experience with a good understanding of debits, credits, and accounting entries (required)

·         Solid planning, organizing and critical thinking skills and commitment to continuous improvement and excellent customer services

·         To read, understand and comply with DTFN and Federation of Alberta Gas

Co-ops Ltd safety policy, safe work practices, procedures, and rules

·         Strong time management skills and ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands


The successful candidate must be dependable and/or reliable, and the ability to speak the Dene language fluently is considered an asset. Room to train the right candidate for field work is an option, as well. The successful candidate must submit a current Criminal Record check and a Driver’s Abstract; must provide own transportation and possess a valid Alberta Class 5 Driver’s License.


Closing Date: June 27, 2023, at 5:00 PM


Send a cover letter and resume to:


Human Resources Manager

Dene Tha’ First Nation

P.O. Box 958 High Level, AB T0H 1Z0

Phone: (780) 926-2786 or fax: (780) 926-5730




We wish to thank all candidates in advance; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.