Makwa Patrol

Animakee Wa Zhing #37 are looking for Makwa Patrollers! For more information on this LEAP job posting, check out the details below!

The Patrol Program is a community-based initiative developed to provide a sense of safety, solidarity, and belonging to both its members and the community they serve, whose presence is also intended to reduce criminal activity in the core of the First Nation. This is achieved in a non-violent, non-threatening, non- judgmental and supportive manner via relationship building and reconciliation. We require enthusiastic, motivated, flexible individuals with exceptional teamwork and communication skills. Experience is a plus, but we are willing to provide mandatory training.

Employer Name: Animakee Wa Zhing #37
City: Sioux Narrows
Province: ON
Postal Code: P0X 1N0
Application Deadline: July 18th, 2024
Hours of Work: 2 Part-time Positions, 1 Regina Bay/1 Windigo Island
Job Type: Part-Time
Wages: TBD

Duties of this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Patrol in teams, by vehicle and foot; respond to calls for service
  • Identify situations that require EMS/Police response and call for assistance
  • Provide immediate intervention for community safety and well-being
  • Determine the needs of individuals and refer to appropriate agency
  • Help create and work within linkages to other programs and organizations
  • Cooperate with Police and EMS; be tactful with the public
  • Observe and report incidents as required
  • Ensure accurate documentation of program statistics and activities
Qualifications for this LEAP Job Posting:
  • Previous work experience working in an Indigenous organization or community
  • Working knowledge of Indigenous culture, customs and practices
  • Positive attitude and demonstrated capacity to act as a healthy lifestyle role model
  • Able to work in a team with minimal supervision
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal skills
  • Understanding of Anishinaabemowin (Indigenous language) is a definite asset
  • Able to work flexible hours, evenings and weekends
  • Valid driver’s license, First Aid & CPR an asset
How To Apply to this LEAP Job Posting:

Please apply via email to:

The Hiring Committee would like to thank all who apply but only those selected for interviews will be contacted. When applying you must include a detailed cover letter, detailed resume, and a copy of your current (within 30 days) criminal records check which includes a vulnerable sector check (or proof that it has been applied for).

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