Opportunities for ministerial appointments

Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada is seeking individuals to serve on certain institutions, boards and commissions for which the ministers have appointment and nomination responsibilities.

On this page

List of organizations seeking nominations

Listed below by region are the organizations with vacancies. If you wish to apply, please consult How to apply?

To learn more about each organization, visit Ministerial appointments.

Yukon

Nunavut, Nunavik, Eeyou

Also available in: ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ, Inuinnaqtun, Cree.

Who can apply

Yukon

Yukoners over the age of 18 expressing interest to serve must clearly demonstrate their knowledge and experience relevant to the organization or organizations they wish to serve. Current members are also invited to express their interest in being considered for reappointment or appointment to other organizations.  As per the Umbrella Final Agreement, members of boards and councils are not delegates of the parties who nominate or appoint them.

Members must be able to participate in meetings and activities based on fluctuating workloads. Appointments are for set three year terms. Remuneration for days served and expenses for travel are provided.

All candidates proposed for appointment or nomination must undergo a federal security clearance, including the provision of fingerprints and a credit check.

Preference may be given to candidates who self-identify as members of one or more of the following groups: youth, women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

Nunavut, Nunavik, Eeyou

Applicants must have knowledge or experience relevant to the board, commission or tribunal on which they wish to serve. Current board members interested in being re-appointed are also invited to apply.

Preference may be given to candidates who self-identify as members of one or more of the following groups: women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities.

Deadline

Yukon

The deadline to apply is November 30, 2018

Nunavut, Nunavik, Eeyou

The deadline to apply is November 16, 2018

How to apply

Yukon

Please send the following items to the appropriate contact listed below:

  • a letter that indicates which organization or organizations you are interested in serving and your relevant knowledge and experience
  • a detailed, up-to-date résumé that includes your contact information and an explanation of relevant experience

Nunavut, Nunavik, Eeyou:

Please send the following items to the appropriate contact listed below:

  • a letter that states your interest in serving as a board, commission or tribunal member, and clearly lays out your relevant knowledge and experience
  • a detailed resume that includes your current contact information

Contact us

Yukon

Natasha Andrei
Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada
Yukon Regional Office
300 Main Street, Room 415C
Whitehorse, YT  Y1A 2B5
Telephone: 867-667-3311
Toll free: 1-800-661-0451
natasha.andrei@canada.ca

Nunavut, Nunavik, Eeyou

Ceporah Kilabuk
Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada
Nunavut Regional Office
P.O. Box 2200 Iqaluit, NU  X0A 0H0
Telephone: 867-975-4515
Toll free: 1-800-686-4729
Email: Ceporah.Kilabuk@Canada.ca

Past nomination processes

National

The Environmental Studies Research Fund management board member process is now closed. The deadline to apply was August 17, 2018

Nunavut

The Beverly and Qamanirjuaq Caribou Management Board process is now closed. The deadline to apply was July 14, 2017.

Northwest Territories

  • Environmental Impact Review Board for the Inuvialuit Settlement Region (Chairman)
  • Environmental Impact Screening Committee for the Inuvialuit Settlement Region (Chairman and member)
  • Gwich'in Arbitration Panel (member)
  • Gwich'in Land and Water Board (member)
  • Gwich'in Land Use Planning Board (member)
  • Inuvialuit Water Board (member)
  • Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board (member)
  • Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board (member)
  • Sahtu Arbitration Panel (member)
  • Sahtu Land and Water Board (member)
  • Sahtu Land Use Planning Board (member)
  • Wek'èezhìi Land and Water Board (member)

The Northwest Territories process is now closed. The deadline to apply was December 19, 2016.

Yukon

These Yukon processes are now closed. The deadline to apply was November 12, 2017.

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