Employment Opportunity

Chainsaw Operator – Casual (3-4 people)


First Nations Emergency Services Society (FNESS) will assess all on-reserve houses for safety in the case of a wildfire. Their assessments will guide this role to clean and maintain the housing surroundings for fire protection.


We are currently seeking experienced individuals who want to join our team for a rewarding career in utility vegetation management.

  • On-the-job training from the ground up to the treetops would be cleaned up when identified by FNESS.


  • Preferred experience in climbing, chipper, handheld tools, power tools, pruners, and other specialized tools.
  • Standard First Aid, CPR, WHMIS, Fall Arrest, and Electrical Awareness training.
  • Chainsaw Safety, Bucking, and Felling near Powerlines or equivalent training.
  • Able to work as part of a team in a physically demanding environment.
  • Own transportation to a common meeting area (an asset).


  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Work/Personal Reference Check

Application Deadline:

Open until filled.

How to Apply:

Please email your resume and cover letter to hr@ulkatcho.ca. Please include “Chainsaw Operator” in the subject line. Or drop off at the reception counter at the band office.