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NCN Housing Job

Job Postings – Full-time Housing Director



Employer: Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation Housing Authority

Position in Nelson House.




Housing Director

Nelson House, Manitoba

Deadline: 12:00 p.m. Friday, January 29, 2016 Start Date: ASAP
Wage Range: Negotiable Ref #: NCN 2016-01-13-001



Position Summary/Job Description


The Housing Director is responsible for overseeing the management of all NCN housing and other designated property; housing maintenance; estimating and forecasting budget requirements; developing and maintaining a capital assets plan which will include housing options, obtaining funding to implement all plans. The Housing Director supervises the Maintenance Manager, the Property Manager, Project Managers, carpentry and overseeing the supervision of crews as well as various independent contractors. The Housing Director responds to questions and concerns from NCN Citizens in a professional and courteous manner.


Key Responsibilities:


The Housing Director is invested with board responsibility and authority as delegated by the Board of Directors, although the Board retains overall responsibility, along with Chief and Council, for strategic planning, including increasing and maintaining housing stock at acceptable standards in the most cost-effective manner. The Interim-Housing Director oversees and supervises the service delivery, progress and supervision on the following:


  1. Property Management
  2. Rental and Mortgage Administration
  3. Maintenance and Repairs
  4. Planning, Development and implementation of Community Housing Programs
  5. Financial and Human Resource Administration




  • Business Administration Degree or equivalent
  • 5 to 10 years managerial or project management experience
  • An equivalent combination of education, training and work experience
  • Strong overall management skills
  • Planning and development skills (strategic planning, financial management, budget planning and management, administrative systems)
  • Organizational management skills (ability to develop and articulate policy, team management, facilitation and dispute resolution skills)
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License
  • Proficient in Microsoft programs including Word, Excel, Outlook


If you are interested, please forward your cover letter, criminal records check and resumes to:


Kim Linklater, Human Resource Specialist

Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation

Ph: 484-2332 Cell: (204)307-2107

Fx: 484-2392

Email: kimlinklater@ncncree.com


Note – You can call Kim for a full Job Description.