CSD – Administrative Assistant

Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority

CSD – Administrative Assistant

Internal/External Posting

Full Time Position

Location: Sioux Lookout, Ontario

Salary Range $48,657 – $59,238 per annum

Reference Number: 2023 122

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Job Summary:

Under the supervision of the Hostel Manager, the Administrative Assistant is responsible for overseeing all administrative support and office services for the Hostel Manager.



  • Persons of First Nations ancestry will be given preference (OHRC, Part II, Special Employment)
  • Minimum Grade 12 and/or post-secondary education in Office Administration
  • Experience working with Microsoft office products
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and time management skills
  • Ability to speak one or more of the First Nations dialects of the Sioux Lookout District will be an asset
  • Knowledge of the people and culture of the First Nations communities in the Sioux Lookout district
  • Active CPR & First Aid a definite asset


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative support services for Hostel Manager
  • Perform general administrative duties such as: correspondence, compiling reports, photocopying, scanning, and faxing
  • Plan and organize meeting for the hostel management including teleconferences
  • Attend meeting and take, distribute and archive meeting minutes as required
  • Assist in development and implementation of new hostel policies
  • Help develop resource material for hostel
  • Code and obtain approvals and manage all hostel invoices
  • Act as a resource person for the hostel to respond to requests from internal and external sources and direct to appropriate people
  • Undertake and complete research assignments as requested
  • Assist Hostel Team Leaders with bi-weekly timesheet submissions
  • Prepare reports, proposals, work plans, memo’s and letters
  • Work co-operatively with Team Leaders on completing monthly work schedules
  • Responsible for taking reasonable care to protect the health and safety of yourself and others, by practicing and promoting safe work habits by using personal protective equipment and reporting unsafe acts or conditions to your manager.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Hostel Manager


Key Competencies

  • Developing and maintaining a network of contacts, both inside and outside the organization, with people who may be able to supply information, assistance, or support for work-related goals. This includes building and maintaining friendly, warm relationships or a network of contacts with people who are, or might someday be, helpful in achieving work-related goals.
  • Taking the initiative to exceed (external and internal) client expectations constantly and consistently.
  • Making decisions and/or taking action that recognizes the organization`s unique integrated pattern of behaviors and characteristics.
  • Creating honest, trusting, and successful working relationships with others (inside and outside the organization) by consistently demonstrating competence and reliability in job performance, and representing what is best about the organization through demonstrated principles, actions, and communications…
  • Working with others to share expertise and achieve outcomes that benefit the organization; stepping in to fill necessary roles that others are unable or unwilling to do; demonstrating strong communication skills to others on the team through active listening, summarizing, facilitating and “bridge building”…
  • Ensuring that work accomplished is accurate in all relevant aspects.


Apply online at https://slfnha.com/careers/job-listing/


Human Resource Department

Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority

P.O. Box 1300, 61 Queen Street

Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B8

Phone: (807) 737-1802

Fax: (807) 737-2969

Email: Human.Resources@slfnha.com


SLFNHA currently “Strongly Recommends” COVID-19 immunizations and requests your immunization status to be sent to our staff health department if successful in the recruitment process.



Closing Date: Open till filled


The Health Authority wishes to thank all applicants in advance.
However, only those granted an interview will be contacted.


For additional information regarding the Health Authority, please visit our website at www.slfnha.com

SLFNHA is a proud supporter of Mikinakoos Children’s Fund. To find out more, visit www.mikinakoos.com