Heritage Observer – Casual On Call

Wei Wai Kum First Nation is accepting applications for an on-call Casual Cultural Heritage Observer
position. This person would be responsible for observing, recording and reporting information
gathered in forestry, construction and development environments within Wei Wai Kum’s
traditional territory on an as needed basis.
Position Summary:
The Cultural Heritage Observer will report directly to the Cultural Heritage Resource Coordinator and
will attend all required field operations for forestry, archeological surveys, large cultural cedar
assessments and other required inspections as required. The position requires note taking and full
reporting on everything that is observed on site. Much of the position entails work on foot but may
include travel by boat, air and vehicle in Campbell River and the surrounding Wei Wai Kum traditional
territory.
QUALIFICATIONS:
This position requires:
• Good physical condition
• Ability to walk and work on uneven terrain
• Experience with data collection and note taking
• Able to work independently
• Computer skills – MS Office, Internet and email
• Possess strong written and verbal communication skills
• Experience working within a First Nations environment is preferred
• Ability to work some flexible hours and under minimum supervision
• Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
Willing to train the right person for the position if required.
Wage range: $20 -$26 per hour
Job Type: Casual on-call
COVID-19 considerations: All applicants must be double vaccinated and wear masks in any indoor work
facilities.
Please mail, email or fax applications with a cover letter and resume to:
Merci, Brown, Senior Manger of Operations
Wei Wai Kum First Nation
1650 Old Spit Road
Campbell River BC V9W 3E8
Email: mercibrown@weiwaikum.ca
Only those short-listed will be contacted for an interview