Employment & Training

Start a rewarding career at Cheam. Check back here often for employment opportunities through Cheam First Nation and our economic development structure, as we are looking for talented people to join our team.

Current Openings:

11.07 2024
Resident Support worker

JOB DESCRIPTION Position Title: Resident Support worker Reports To: Manager of Supportive and Transitional Housing Location: Cheam First Nation  Rosedale, BC Employment Type: (5) Full-Time                      (1) Casual POSITION OVERVIEW: The Resident Support Specialist will provide comprehensive support to residents of a 20-bed supportive housing program. This role is pivotal in ensuring a safe, clean, and

05.07 2024
Lands Manager

 Position Title: Lands Manager  Department: Lands and Capital  FTE/STATUS: Full-Time, Permanent  Salary Range: Dependent upon Education  and Experience  Office Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30am – 4:30pm Effective Date:   Position Summary:  Reporting to the Director of Lands and Capital, the Lands Manager is responsible for assisting with overseeing all operations of the Cheam Lands Department and managing

27.06 2024
Health & Wellness Director

Cheam First Nation is seeking a dynamic and experienced Health & Wellness Director to lead our dynamic Health & Wellness department by contributing to and overseeing the efficient and effective initiatives, programs and services set out by Indigenous Services Canada and Health Canada. In this role, the ideal candidate will continue to foster success between

26.06 2024
Cheam Fishing Village & Campground Site Maintenance Assistant (CEI)

Key Responsibilities:This position supports the efforts of the Site Maintenance Supervisor. Without limiting the generality of the following:• Operates mowers and other equipment to maintain grounds, beach, fence lines, banks and hillsides;• Rakes and maintains the river’s edge, campsites and surrounding areas;• Maintains lawns and walkways;• Report equipment problems or failure to their direct Supervisor

04.06 2024
Summer Student – Health Wing/Administration

SUMMER STUDENT – JOB POSTING JOB TITLE:                            Summer Student – Health Wing/Administration NUMBER OF POSITIONS:             4 REPORTS TO:                                 Education Manager LOCATION:                                    Cheam First Nation START DATE:                                  July 08, 2024 TERM:                                            July 08 – August 23, 2024 WAGE SCALE:                                $17.40 per hour, minimum wage WORK HOURS:                              Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm (lunch period

30.05 2024
Social Worker/Child Protection

Job Summary: To provide child protection services to children and families within the Cheam First Nations community. The role of this position is under the direction of the Director of Programs /or Executive Director. Reports to: Executive Director/Council Key Duties and Responsibilities: Job Requirements Job Skills and abilities: Additional Information: Core Competencies: Indigenous Relations Behavioural

27.05 2024
Director of Indigenous Eco-Tourism Farming (Cheam Enterprises)

Location: Fraser Valley, British Columbia, Canada Company Overview: We are a pioneering agricultural venture dedicated to promoting sustainable farming practices, indigenous knowledge, and eco-tourism in the picturesque Fraser Valley of British Columbia. Our vision is to create a thriving agricultural ecosystem that integrates crop farming, beekeeping, poultry, beef, bison farming, and indigenous cultural experiences to

27.04 2024
Public Works Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION  Position Title:  Public Works Manager  Department:   Public Works  FTE/STATUS: Full-Time, Permanent  Salary Range: $72,000 – $79,000  Office Hours:  Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm  Effective Date:   April 26, 2024 Position Summary: The Public Works Manager is responsible for the efficient, effective, and productive operation of the Public Works Department. The Public

18.04 2024
General Maintenance Worker, Public Works (SASET)

Position Summary:Under the direction of the Public Works Supervisor, the primary purpose of the Cheam Maintenance Worker is to conduct general grounds and building maintenance tasks for all Cheam public/common areas, community grounds, community buildings, water systems, wastewater systems, and Band Rental and Social Housing. This is a SASET funded 52 Week position therefore applicants

18.04 2024
Administrative Assistant – (SASET)

The Administration Assistant will provide support to the following departments with the goal of the candidate gaining a broad understanding of each department within the Band office; administration, human resources, housing, public works department and reception. This is a SASET funded 52 Week position therefore applicants must meet the following criteria: Duties and Responsibilities: Qualifications:

21.02 2024
Health & Wellness Director

Position Title: Health & Wellness Director Department: Health and Wellness FTE/STATUS:  Full-Time, Permanent Salary Range: Dependent upon Education  and Experience Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm Effective Date:   Position Summary: The Health and Wellness Director is responsible for the efficient, effective, and productive operation of the Health and Wellness Department. The Health

21.02 2024
Lands and Capital Director

Position Title: Lands and Capital DirectorDepartment: LandsFTE/STATUS: Full-Time, PermanentSalary Range:Dependent upon Education  and ExperienceOffice Hours:Mon.-Fri., 8:30am – 4:30pm  (Standard Office Hours)  Flexibility in SchedulingEffective Date: ASAPPosition Summary:   Under the direction of the Cheam Executive Director, the Lands and Capital Director will administer and implement the Cheam Land Code and will oversee all operations of the Cheam Lands Department. The

21.02 2024
Watchman (Security)

Position Title:Watchman (Security)Department:SecurityFTE/STATUS:Full-time, PermanentSalary Range:Dependent upon Education   and ExperienceOffice Hours:Flexible, up to 12-hr shiftsEffective Date:  Required Qualifications / Education / Experience / Skills: Duties and Responsibilities: Reports To:   Back Up:    From time to time you may be required to provide relief or backup to other employees within your department, or within other departments as

12.12 2023
Shelter Support Worker

About the Opportunity The Shelter Support Worker reports to the Wellness Housing Coordinator and is responsible for performing tasks that support the daily operation of the Cheam Emergency Shelter and our unsheltered relatives. This job involves some physical demands, such as picking up boxes with donations, light housekeeping duties and grocery order pick up with

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Training Opportunities

Are you looking to gain new skills or earn certification in order to start a new career? The Stó:lō Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training (SASET) is currently offering the following training opportunities: