Administrative Assistant, Physician Services

Deadline: Jul 30th - 4:30pm
Location: Sioux Lookout, ONCommitment: Full Time

The Administrative Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support to the Administrative/Management Team. The Administrative Assistant must have excellent communication skills, clerical skills and computer skills.


  • Minimum two years’ experience in administration/secretary support
  • Certificate or diploma in Secretarial Arts and/or Administration would be an asset
  • Strong computer skills; proficiency in Microsoft Office is required including excellent Excel knowledge
  • Superior time management and organizational skills; very detail orientated
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently with the flexibility to work as part of a team, be adaptable, multi-task, meet deadlines and take initiative
  • Experience working with First Nations communities and ability to communicate in one of the First Nations dialects of the Sioux Lookout Zone is an asset
  • Valid Class G Ontario driver’s license is required
  • Ability to perform the physical demands of the job and work assigned shifts (Monday-Friday, 8:30-4:30)


  • Plan and coordinate activities/meetings for Administration/Management/Board
  • Design and prepare documents including: letters, memorandums, work plans, reports, PowerPoint presentations, confidential correspondence, etc.
  • Prepare meeting arrangements; agendas, supporting documents and minutes of meetings
  • Data entry and creating spreadsheets with and without formulas
  • Maintain and update office filing systems, both paper and electronic
  • Preparation of travel arrangements, purchase orders, and other forms
  • Performing errands/duties at various sites as required
  • Adherence to confidentiality requirements/policies
  • Other duties as assigned

Please send cover letter, resume, three most recent employment references and an up-to-date Criminal Reference Check with a Vulnerable Persons Sector Check to:

Human Resource Department
Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority
P.O. Box 1300, 61 Queen Street
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B8
Phone: (807) 737-1802
Fax: (807) 737-2969

Closing Date: July 30th, 2018 at 4:30pm

No resumes received after this time will be accepted.

The Health Authority wishes to thank all applicants in advance. 
 However, only those granted an interview will be contacted. 

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