Administrative Assistant

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  • Post Date: October 29, 2021
Job Description

Department: Environment and Remedial Works
Location: Mistissini
Salary Grade 3: (Min. $40,698.00 – Max. $54,331.00)
Status: Temporary Contract (Ending March 2023) 

Core Functions 

The Administrative Assistant is responsible for carrying out various secretarial, clerical, and general office administration duties. 

Functional Responsibilities 

  • Assist in the administration and coordination of various department-related activities such as setting up appointments, arranging travel schedules, making reservations, coordinating equipment, and catering needs, preparing meeting notices, and recording the minutes of meetings. 
  • Assist in preparing, editing, and formatting material. 
  • Process invoices and claims or other budget documents. 
  • Enter data into spreadsheets and/or databases for reporting purposes. 
  • Support receptionists in their duties. 
  • Keep an inventory, maintain, and assist with the trial and evaluation of office equipment and supplies. 
  • Maintain an efficient and effective database and filing system. 

Other Responsibilities 

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge and skills in area(s) of responsibility. 
  • Perform other duties as required. 


  • High School Diploma with additional training program of at least one year in Secretarial studies or related field. 


  • One to three years of relevant work experience. 


  • Fluency in verbal Cree. 
  • Fluency in English. 
  • Fluency in French is an asset. 

Knowledge and Abilities 

  • Customer-focused and service-oriented. 
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively. 
  • Proven ability to be discreet and maintain confidentiality. 
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy. 
  • Proven organizational skills. 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products. 

Additional Requirements 

  • Typical office setting where there are no unusual physical demands. 

The Cree Nation Government may, at its discretion, waive any or all of the aforementioned requirements if a suitable candidate who is a JBNQA beneficiary accepts to follow a training plan determined by the Cree Nation Government as a condition of employment. 

Application Period 

From October 25, 2021 to November 9, 2021 


Your application must be sent by email with the competition number: ERWD-211004-2 

Valerie Mianscum 

Recruitment Specialist 


Tel.: 819-673-2600