Tsuut'ina Nation Director of Human Resources


Title:                Human Resources Director

Department:  Human Resources

Reports to:      Chief Executive Officer

Designation:   Permanent



The ideal candidate will take a leadership role in guiding all Human Resources aspects of the Nation.  As a key member of the Senior Leadership team, you report to the CEO and work very closely with an active, engaged Chief and Council.  Key elements of this role include;

  • Directing, leading and managing all aspects of Human Resources for the Nation.
  • Developing and implementing the strategic plan in conjunction with the Senior Management team.
  • Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual reports for senior management, and Chief and Council as required.
  • Providing expert Human Resources advice to all stakeholders.
  • Leading Human Resources which includes; Business Partners, Benefits and Pension specialists, Recruitment, Admin Assistants, Receptionists.

As the ideal candidate you bring a track record of success over the last ten (10) years in Indigenous Human Resources Management, working in and with an Indigenous community and / or business.

You are a Certified Indigenous Human Resources professional (AFOA – CIHRP), or a Chartered Human Resources Professional with a strong understanding of Trauma informed leadership.

You are Indigenous or have experience working successfully with Indigenous organizations.

You are a capacity building team leader with excellent managerial and communication skills.  Your unwavering ethics and integrity will round out this optimal set of competencies.



  • Depending on your position – a Vulnerable Sector check may be required upon application from all provinces, states or countries lived in for the last four years. Vulnerable Sector checks must be completed within the past month.



Please note that this organization adheres to Sections 1 – 9 of the Aboriginal Employee Preference Policy for selection and displacement.  Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be under a probationary period at the commencement of his or her employment.

Competition Opens:   July 4, 2022

Competition Closes:   July 18, 2022 @ 12:00PM MT (No applications will be considered after this time)


Please apply in writing, including a resume to:       

TsuuT’ina Nation Human Resources Department

9911 Chiila Boulevard, Tsuu T’ina, Alberta T2W 6H6

OR Email: Jobs@tsuutina.com

Please reference in subject line: JOB TITLE & REF# or will NOT be opened

 We thank all applicants in advance, however, only those chosen with the required qualifications will be contacted for an interview.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@tsuutina.com.