Welcome to Keewaytinook Okimakanak

Keewaytinook Okimakanak, which means Northern Chiefs in Oji-Cree, is a non-political Chiefs Council serving Deer Lake, Fort Severn, Keewaywin, McDowell Lake, North Spirit Lake and Poplar Hill First Nations. The organization is directed by the Chiefs of the member First Nations who form the Board of Directors. Through its close awareness of community needs and its team approach, the Council advises and assists its member First Nations. The Council provides services in the areas of health, education, economic development, employment assistance, legal, public works, finance and administration, and computer communications (K-Net Services). The Executive Director liaises with the six Chiefs, with the staff of the Council and with other organizations and governments.

Current Chiefs:

Chief Roy Dale Meekis, Deer Lake First Nation
Chief Joseph Crow, Fort Severn First Nation
Chief Chris Kakegamic, Keewaywin First Nation
Chief Vontane Keno, McDowell Lake First Nation
Chief Caroline Keesic, North Spirit Lake First Nation
Chief Alice Sugashie, Poplar Hill First Nation

Desta Buswa
2 days 6 hours
Brianna Emmerson
1 week 1 day
KO Student Success Services seeking boarding homes

Keewaytinook Okimakanak Secondary Student Services (KOSSS) is seeking Boarding Homes for students from K.O. communities for the academic year 2016-2017 in Sioux Lookout and Thunder Bay sites.

Brianna Emmerson
1 week 1 day
KOSSS - Casual On-Call Worker Required

On-Call Worker (Thunder Bay) Keewaytinook Okimakanak Secondary Student Services is looking to fill one full-time position, On-Call worker for the school year (August 22, 2016 to May 2017). This casual position will be located in Thunder Bay, Ontario. The students are from our First Nation communities of Fort Severn, Keewaywin, Deer Lake, North Spirit Lake, Poplar Hill, and McDowell Lake. 

Brianna Emmerson
1 week 1 day
KOSSS - Casual On-Call Worker Required

Casual-On-Call Worker (Sioux Lookout) Keewaytinook Okimakanak Secondary Student Services is looking to fill one casual position, On-Call worker for the school year (August 29, 2016 to June 2017). This casual position will be located in Sioux Lookout, Ontario. The students are from our First Nation communities of Fort Severn, Keewaywin, Deer Lake, North Spirit Lake, Poplar Hill, and McDowell Lake.

Carmen Mcfatridge
1 week 6 days
KO Health - Community Well-Being Facilitator

Mental Health Counsellor Job Posting (Full Time)