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Community Members
– Health Survey
We are planning a project to help all people in Northwest Ontario
get the best possible access to wound care.
We need to learn from community members about:
• Challenges with access to health services.
• Challenges living with chronic disease, particularly diabetes.
Even if you do not have an illness, if you are 18 or older, we would
like to hear about your health experiences and needs.

Please complete a short health survey by
December 15, 2019
and your name will be entered a draw to
win a $50.00 Wal-Mart Gift Card!
Your name is NOT linked to your survey responses.

Where is the Survey?
1. You can use your smart phone as a camera over
this code and you will be taken directly to enter
the survey on-line.
2. You can access the on-line survey through this
address: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RRcommunitysurvey
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT
NW Ontario Wound Care Centre of Excellence
Steering Committee.
Contact for questions:
Mr. Jim Leonard, Project Manager – j.leonard@bellnet.ca
NORTH-AIR SERVICES

EVENING
DISPATCHER/DRIVER
• Night Shift 6 p.m. - 6 a.m.
• Dispatching Thursday
& Sunday.
• Driving Friday & Saturday.
• Good knowledge of streets
in Fort Frances/Couchiching
is helpful.
• The successful applicant must
have G license & Passport.
Please drop off your resume
at 600 Scott Street.
Fort Frances BDO
is looking to expand our
Office Administration team.
We have an opening for a:

Senior Administrative Assistant
Please apply with resume to:
607 Portage Avenue, Fort Frances
or by email to mcanfield@bdo.ca

Assurance | Accounting | Taxation | Advisory Services
607 Portage Ave.
Fort Frances
807 274 9848
www.bdo.ca
Locations throughout Northwestern Ontario
Web Programming
and

Development Position
The Fort Frances Times has an excellent opportunity within
our Web Department. The successful candidate will work
full time, Monday through Friday, with flexible work hours.
A comprehensive benefits package is offered.
Your work background and expertise will include
certification and a strong knowledge in the areas of;
• Deploying and maintaining Drupal and Wordpress sites.
• Developing custom themes for Drupal and Wordpress
using PHP, Javascript and CSS.
• Developing and maintaining web applications with the
use of MVC frameworks.
• Maintaining MySQL databases.
• Working with customers to fix errors and solve
problems.
• Keeping websites secure and fix vulnerabilities.
An ability to work cohesively as part of our Web Team
and in conjunction with our Newspaper and Commercial
Printing staff will be important, as will the ability to deliver
excellent customer service.
If you are creative, curious, always seeking solutions and
better ways to do things, and delight in new opportunities,
please apply with resume, cover letter and a portfolio of
your work to:
Times Web Manager, Fort Frances Times,
116 First Street East, Fort Frances, On, P9A 1K2.
E-mail jobs@fortfrances.com
Deadline Friday, January 3, 2020.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
AND OTHERS
All claims against the Estate of
EDWARD OMER ST. PIERRE late
of the Town of Emo, in the District
of Rainy River, Province of Ontario,
who died on or about the 24th
day of July, 2019, must be filed
with the undersigned Solicitor for
the Estate Trustee on or before
the 20th day of December, 2019,
after which date the estate will be
distributed having regard only to
claims of which the Estate Trustee
then shall have notice.
Dated this 27th day of November,
2019, at Fort Frances, Ontario.
Andrew Edward Hendrikx
Estate Trustee
By his Solicitor,
Paul Ernest Brunetta
Barrister & Solicitor
P.O. Box 656
420 Victoria Avenue
Fort Frances, Ontario
P9A 3M9
The Rainy River District
School Board
invites applications for
the positions of:

1.0 FTE Temporary
Education Assistant
Crossroads School

1.0 FTE Human
Resources Coordinator
Education Centre

1.0 FTE Temporary School Secretary
Rainy River High School
For more information regarding these positions, please visit the
Employment section of our website at www.rrdsb.com.
Heather Campbell
Director of Education
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Couchiching First Nation is seeking applicants for
the following job opportunities

• Community Health Rep.
• Community Health Nurse
To view full job descriptions and advertisements
Please visit
couchichingfirstnation.com/employment
Has the following position available at our Fort Frances location:

Outreach Personal
Support Worker
(0.50 perm/0.50 Contract till December 2020)
(37.50hours/week)
Deadline for application December 18, 2019 at Noon.
For more information regarding this position please visit the
Careers Section of our website at www.cmhaff.ca
CLEANING
POSITIONS
Well established
Cleaning Company is seeking
responsible and punctual cleaners.

RELIABLE HOURS
FIRST-RATE WAGES
BENEFITS PROVIDED
Applicants must be able to pass an
enhanced Criminal Reference Check
and obtain a WHMIS certificate.

Fax Resume to: 807-345-9994
Email to:
career.rasms@gmail.com
Pump Attendant
Norlund Oil is looking for a Full Time (Week Days)
Pump Attendant at its Emo facility.
Duties include retail fuel / lubricant sales
and propane cylinder filling.
Experience with computers and
customer service would be an asset.
Competitive wages.
Resumes may be emailed to pkoomans@bellnet.ca and only
those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Norlund Oil
6115 Highway 11/71
P.O. Box 266, Emo ON P0W 1E0
pkoomans@bellnet.ca
EXCELLENT PEOPLE MAKE EXCELLENT BUSINESS
Norbord is the leading global OSB manufacturer our success comes from
hiring skilled and talented team members in all areas of our business.
We are dedicated to developing and retaining a strong and committed
workforce that ensures we remain at the front of manufacturing
excellence. At Norbord we are committed to teamwork and safety without
compromise. We are currently seeking an exceptional individual for the
following vacancy:

INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICIAN
BARWICK, ONTARIO
Reporting to the Electrical Team Lead, the Industrial Electrician ensures
that work is completed safely. Will perform equipment maintenance
according to standards, procedures and practices set out by industry,
government and Norbord. Will troubleshoot and repair electrical and other
problems as they arise. Will be required to do routes, PM’s, emergency
work orders, corrective work, shift coverage and ongoing training, as well
as be responsible for housekeeping in the shop and work areas. Will also
be required to work inside and outside. The ability to work collaboratively
with others to achieve goals, complemented with a desire to continuously
develop personal knowledge of OSB production systems and processes
is essential. Experience in PLC, Wonder Ware, AC and DC Drives and
Instrumentation is considered to be an asset..
The ideal candidate must have a minimum Grade 12 Diploma or equivalent.
A Journeyperson Certificate of Qualification as an Electrician- Industrial
or Construction and Maintenance is required and must be attached to the
submitted application. Preference will be given to those candidates with
Interprovincial Red Seal Certification. Must have demonstrated effective
teamwork, communication and safety skills and be able to fulfill all physical
requirements of the job. The successful applicant must also be detail
oriented and self-motivated.
Interested applicants should send their letter of application, current
resume and supporting documents by Friday December 20, 2019 to:

Email: tanya.townson@norbord.com
Fax: 807-487-1131
Mail: Norbord Inc.
Attention: Tanya Townson - Human Resources
P. O. Box 2000
181 Nighswander Road
Barwick, ON P0W 1A0
RAINY RIVER DISTRICT
WOMEN’S SHELTER OF HOPE
requires an

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The Rainy River District Women’s Shelter of Hope is a non-profit
organization that provides safety, support and assistance to women
and their children who have experienced violence and abuse.
The Executive Director leads the overall strategic direction of
the agency and is accountable for all aspects of its management
and operations including human resources, finance, internal and
external programming, property and fundraising. The successful
applicant will report to the Board of Directors and works within the
agency budget and policies, legislative requirements and ethical
guidelines to ensure our long-term viability.
Qualifications:
· Master’s degree in social work preferred but degree will be
considered. A lesser combination of education and experience
may be considered.
· Experience in supervision of staff.
· Minimum five (5) years of experience with working with women,
children and families affected by violence.
· Registration with the appropriate regulatory bodies for
related profession.
· Specific knowledge or experience with funding agreements and
proposal writing.
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills
· Valid driver’s license and access to reliable transportation.
· Must successfully pass a Vulnerable Sector Criminal
Reference Check.
Salary: Commensurate based on qualifications and experience.
To Apply: Applications can be forwarded by email to:
Board of Directors
Rainy River Districts Women’s Shelter of Hope
mnelson@tbaytel.net
All applications must include:
· A cover letter
· A resume including three (3) professional references, one of which
must be from a current or former supervisor.
· Written authorization to contact references.
Please submit applications no later than 4:00 p.m. on
December 23, 2019.
For complete job description, please contact Martene Nelson at
mnelson@tbaytel.net
The Northwest Catholic
District School Board

Positions Available
1.0 FTE Vice Principal, St. Joseph’s School
1.0 FTE Administrative Assistant,
Fort Frances Board Office
For details, visit our website at www.tncdsb.on.ca
and click on Employment.
“Equal Opportunity Employer”
David Sharp
Board Chair

Brendan Hyatt
Director of Education
HOLIDAY HIRING

Personal Assistant
Home Care
$19.90 - $21.23 per hour
• Flexible hours to fit your schedule
• Start immediately
• Full training
See our full job description at
csinw.ca

Apply by December 17, 2019 to
bhupe@csinw.ca
2020-2021 ROADWAY RECONSTRUCTION OF SCOTT
STREET – REID AVENUE TO COLONIZATION ROAD EAST
TENDER NO. 19-OF-18
Sealed Tenders in duplicate and clearly marked shall be submitted to:
Mr. Doug Brown, P. Eng.
CAO
Town of Fort Frances
320 Portage Avenue
Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3P9
On or before 2:00 p.m. Local Time, Tuesday, January 14, 2020.
Tenders will be opened publicly immediately thereafter in the committee room of the Civic Centre.
This Contract is for the reconstruction of approximately 750m of Scott Street starting 20m west of Reid
Avenue extending to approximately 70m west of Colonization Road. The work includes renewal of curb
and gutters, asphalt pavement, watermain, sidewalk, sanitary sewers and storm sewers, and will be
available starting December 3, 2019 for the non-refundable fee of $50.00 at the following offices during
normal working hours:
Town of Fort Frances
320 Portage Ave
Fort Frances, Ontario
P9A 3P9

KGS Group-Thunder Bay
Suite 301 A, 1001 William St
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7B 6M1

KGS Group- Winnipeg
3rd- Floor, 865 Waverley St
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3T 5P4

Inquiries regarding the above may be directed to Roy Houston, Project Manager,
by telephone at (204) 896-1209, by fax sent to (204) 896-0754.
Rainy River District
Social Services
Administration Board
WE ARE ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS:

• Custodian (Full-time)
• Out of the Cold Support Workers
(Contract)

• Early Childhood Educators
(Full-time and Casual)

For more information visit our website at: www.rrdssab.ca
The Rainy River District
School Board
invites applications for
the positions of:

1.0 FTE Education Assistant
Robert Moore School

1.0 FTE Temporary
Education Assistant
Robert Moore School

1.0 FTE Employment Relations and
Wellness Consultant
Education Centre, Fort Frances
For more information regarding these positions, please visit the
Employment section of our website at www.rrdsb.com.
Heather Campbell
Director of Education
The Northwest Catholic
District School Board
Positions Available
• Designated Early Childhood Educator
Sacred Heart School
• 1.0 FTE Long Term Occasional Teacher
Sacred Heart School
For details, visit our website at www.tncdsb.on.ca
and click on Employment.
“Equal Opportunity Employer”
David Sharp
Board Chair

Brendan Hyatt
Director of Education
BRUNETTA LAW OFFICE

RECEPTIONIST/ OFFICE ASSISTANT
Brunetta Law Office is a family run law office with roots in
Northwestern Ontario dating back over 50 years. We take pride in
our positive workplace culture and in the service we provide to our
clients.
We are looking for a full time Receptionist / Office Assistant to join
our team. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual who
is interested in learning and in building a career in the legal services
profession. We will gladly train the right candidate as required.
The successful applicant must have the ability to work
independently and co-operatively as a member of a team. Priority
will be given to applicants who have:
- strong interpersonal skills and enjoy working with the public
- the aptitude to be detail oriented and well organized
- the ability to work in a confidential setting
- experience using Microsoft Word
- a desire to learn and expand their knowledge and skills in the
legal services profession
If this opportunity appeals to you, please deliver your resume with
cover letter and references by Friday December 13, 2019 to:
Paul Brunetta
Brunetta Law Office
Box 656
420 Victoria Avenue
Fort Frances, Ontario
P9A 3M9
Tel: 807.274.9809 | Fax: 807.274.8760
E-mail pbrunetta@brunettalaw.com
www.brunettalaw.com
2020 COLONIZATION ROAD
RECONSTRUCTION, WATERMAIN
AND SEWER IMPROVEMENTS
TENDER NO. 19-OF-14
Sealed Tenders in duplicate and clearly marked
shall be submitted to:
Mr. Doug Brown, P. Eng.
CAO
Town of Fort Frances
320 Portage Avenue
Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3P9
On or before 2:00 p.m. Local Time, Tuesday, December 17th, 2019.
Tenders will be opened publicly immediately thereafter in the
committee room of the Civic Centre.

This Contract is for the Reconstruction of Colonization
Road West 500m northeast of Armstrong Place and
includes new sidewalk construction on McIrvine Road 75m
north of King’s Highway. The contract includes watermain,
sanitary sewer, new hydrants and valves, storm sewer,
earth excavation, granular ‘A’ & ‘B’, concrete sidewalk, curb
and gutter, and hot mix paving.
Plans and contract documents may be obtained from the office of
Hatch Ltd. and/or at the Town Hall – Information Desk, 320 Portage
Avenue, Fort Frances, Ontario and will be available for viewing at
the Thunder Bay and Winnipeg Construction Associations.
Lowest or any Tender not necessarily accepted. The Town of
Fort Frances reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive
irregularities and informalities therein, and to award the Contract in
the best interest of the Town in its sole and unfettered discretion.
The accepted tender must be approved by Council.
A non-refundable charge of $50.00 will be made for each set.
Cheques shall be made payable to Hatch Ltd. A Bid Bond or
Certified Cheque in the amount of 10% of the Contract Price
made payable to the Corporation of the Town of Fort Frances shall
accompany each Tender. A 100% Performance Bond and 25%
Labour and Material Bond shall be provided prior to Contract Award.
Please direct any questions to:
Joseph DeLuca, P.Eng.
Senior Project Engineer
Hatch Ltd.
973 Balmoral Street., Suite 101
Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7B 0E2
Phone: (807) 625-8707
Email: joseph.deluca@hatch.com
THE UNITED NATIVE FRIENDSHIP CENTRE
Requires an

URBAN ABORIGINAL
HEALTHY LIVING/HEALTHY
KIDS PROGRAM WORKER
Full-time Position, 35 hours/week
The United Native Friendship Centre is seeking a highly
motivated individual for the Urban Aboriginal Healthy Living/
Healthy Kids Program.
Qualifications:
· Sports & Recreation related Diploma and/or equivalent training
experience and certification preferred (ie: Fitness Instructors
Certification, etc.)
· 1-2 years’ experience in this field
· Must be highly motivated with a focus on healthy lifestyles and
behaviours, specifically in areas of nutrition, healthy weight, healthy
eating and physical fitness
· Willingness to plan and execute Cultural land-based activities
with youth
· Experience in working with children up to the age of 14 years
· Must have experience in program planning, development,
implementation, data collection and evaluation
· Past experience working with Indigenous people/Ojibway language
an asset
· Ability to work with minimal supervision and in a team environment
· Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills
· Experience in database reporting, client files, monthly and
quarterly reports
· Must have current First Aid/CPR certification & WHMIS
· Willing and able to work flexible hours and travel when required
· Possess a valid driver’s license and access to own vehicle
· Satisfactory Vulnerable Sector check
Please send cover letter, resume and three work related references to:
Karen Chowhan, Human Resources Manager
kchowhan@unfc.org
United Native Friendship Centre
516 Portage Avenue/P.O. Box 752
Fort Frances, ON
P9A 3N1
Closing date: Friday, December 13, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.
A complete job description is available at the United Native
Friendship Centre, 516 Portage Avenue, Fort Frances and on our
website www.unfc.org.
We thank all who apply but only those selected
for an interview will be contacted.