Job Training Opportunity-HIIFNIY (Housing Internship Initiative for First Nations & Inuit Youth-Housing Department

Job Training Opportunity

Housing Internship Initiative for First Nations & Inuit Youth

With Sipekne’katik Housing Department

6 Positions available

Deadline: July 20, 2020

Position:         Youth Trainee (HIIFNIY) for ages 15 to 30

Term:              July 28, 2020 to March 31, 2021 (start and end dates may vary)


This position works under the direction of the Field Supervisors as well as the Housing Manager.  This will provide training in one or more of the following areas at an entry-level:

  • 5 Carpenter Student Helpers
  • 1 Receptionist Helper

Please apply by sending a resume, cover letter and three references (including phone number & email with each reference) to:

Human Resources Department



Mail/Drop off:    522 Church Street, Indian Brook, NS B0N 1W0

DEADLINE: July 20, 2020

Sipekne’katik reserves the right to refuse any and all applications for employment.  The Band will not assume any expenses related to this or any job application process, included and not limited to travel

The youth trainees are only approved for a maximum of 2 years, if you have already been through the HIIFNIY twice, you will not be eligible.