Job Posting


Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc


MKO Indigenous Court Worker

Number of Positions

2 - Thompson, MB; 1 - The Pas, MB

Closing Date

4:00 PM on December 6, 2022


Thompson, MB / The Pas, MB

Job Type(s)

Full Time

Hourly Wage

Dependent upon qualifications and experience


  • Minimum Grade 12 Diploma or equivalency
  • Must be fluent in Cree, Dene, Oji-Cree, or any other Indigenous language within the MKO region and provide interpretation, translation services for the accused and the Court
  • Strong initiative and ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills and the ability to use Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook
  • Knowledge of issues relating to Justice and Policing related to First Nations as well as restorative justice practices
  • Possess a valid Manitoba Drivers license and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Must have the ability to travel to various MKO communities as required, and work flexible hours
  • Criminal record, child abuse and vulnerable sector checks are required
  • Experience working in Indigenous or northern communities
  • Preference will be given to Indigenous peoples
  • Candidates must reside in Thompson, Opaskwayak Cree Nation or The Pas, MB

Anticipated Start Date


Application Process

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, resume, and two (2) references by 4:00 PM on December 6, 2022 to: Shawna Flett at

Additional Information

We thank all applicants, only those applicants considered for further review will be contacted.