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Social Development – Administrative Assistant – Bushe River

Career Posting : Social Development – Administrative Assistant – Bushe River

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Type: Full-Time
Term: Other
Closing Date: May 1, 2018 5:00 pm

The Dene Tha’ Social Development Program has a full-time position available for an Administrative Assistant who reports to the Director.

Duties Include:

  • Providing program support in the delivery of services within the prescribed department
  • Performing specific duties identified by the Director in an effective, efficient, and timely manner
  • In cooperation with department staff, encouraging teamwork and participating in staff development and training programs
  • Maintaining and supporting a positive and proactive Customer Services philosophy
  • Performing other related duties as assigned by the Director


  • Minimum Grade 12 education
  • Preferably with a Diploma in Office Administration or Business
  • Knowledge of office practices and procedures
  • Experience and/or knowledge of office filing systems
  • Full knowledge of MS programs including Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • An understanding of finance
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • High organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Being able to speak the Dene language will be considered an asset

 The successful candidate must provide a criminal record check, and child welfare clearance check; have a Class 5 Alberta Driver’s License and reliable transportation.         


 Closing Date:           Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Submit resumes to:
Elna Ahnassay
Personnel Services Coordinator
P.O. Box 120 Chateh, AB T0H 0S0
Fax: (780) 321-3863 or 321-3886

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