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 Paul Burke, 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 Jacob Strang, Poplar Hill First Nation

Penny Carpenter
6 days 3 hours
K-Net General Accountant

The K-Net General Accountant is responsible for the day to day activities of the K-Net accounting system. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, bookkeeping, accounts payable, accounts receivable, collections, financial statements, budgeting and updating and implementing financial policies and procedures. 

Kevin Dempsey
1 week 57 min
KiHS - Student Mental Health Workers

Keewaytinook Internet High School is looking to hire one Student Mental Health Worker to fill the second of two new full-time positions at our school.

Robbie Kakegamic
1 week 1 day
KOSSS - Student Mental Health Worker Required (Dryden)

Keewaytinook Okimakanak Secondary Student Services is looking to fill one Student Mental Health Worker Position. The Student Mental Health Worker will work out of Dryden, Ontario and will commence in November.

Penny Carpenter
1 month 1 week
K-Net Service Desk Technician

The Service Desk Technician reports to the Service Desk Lead and is a member of the Service Support Team. He or she responds to Service Desk incidents in a timely manner and provides level one Service Desk support to end users, including repair, replacement and installation of equipment, incident escalation and ticket resolution. 

KO Chiefs
4 months 1 day
Job Posting - Public Works Project Technologist

Keewaytinook Okimakanak is a Tribal Council providing various support services to six remote First Nation communities in the Kenora District.  One of the functions of the Tribal Council is the delivery of engineering and project management services through its Public Works Unit. Reporting to the Public Works – Manager, the Public Works – Project Technologist is responsible for acting as a resource and advise to Keewaytinook Okimakanak communities with regard to all matters relating to the planning, development and implementation of capital projects.