Recreation Worker


The Lac La Ronge Indian Band’s Sports and Recreation department is accepting applications for the following full-time position based in Sucker River, SK:


The Recreation Worker is responsible for the planning, development, and implementation/coordination of programs and functions related to sports, recreation, and cultural events in the community.

Duties and Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

  • Develop, organize, and implement sports and recreation events/activities for elders, adults, and youth;
  • Promote and advertise sports and recreational events;
  • Provide assistance and support in organizing youth and adult leagues
  • Organize and implement monthly gym events schedule;
  • Be present on location during events;
  • Ensure sports and recreation facilities are safe for public use;
  • Make requests for new equipment, supplies, and/or services as needed;
  • Maintain positive public relations, on behalf of the LLRIB;
  • Attend and participate in workshops, meetings, seminars, and conferences;
  • Make requests for new equipment, supplies or services, as they are needed;
  • Participate in regularly scheduled staff meetings and report to Facility Supervisor.

Minimum Requirements:

  • A Certificate in Recreation, Leisure Management or Sports Administration;
  • Grade 12 diploma preferred;
  • Previous experience in the Sports and Recreation field required;
  • Minimum Level-I Coaching Certificate or be willing and able to obtain one in a timely fashion;
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends as required;
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision;
  • Strong reading, writing, and communication skills;
  • Valid WHMIS Certification;
  • Valid First Aid/CPR Certificate;
  • Must possess a Valid Class 5 Driver’s License;
  • Must have a satisfactory criminal record check, vulnerable sector check and satisfactory driver’s abstract;

Posted: June 22, 2021
Deadline:  Until Suitable Candidate is Found

Benefits: LLRIB offers a comprehensive benefit (pension, extended health and life insurance) package, northern living allowance, housing allowance where applicable.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume including three (3) references with one from your most recent/current employer, to the following:

Human Resource Office,

Lac La Ronge Indian Band 

Box 480

La Ronge, SK. S0J 1L0

Phone: (306) 425-2183

Fax: (306) 425-2170

E-mail:  (


Note:   Please be advised applications received without the proper documentation will not be considered.

For further information, please call Dawn Mckenzie, Sucker River Administration – Executive Secretary, at 306-425-4113.

LLRIB thanks all interested applicants; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be required to undergo a criminal record and vulnerable sector record check.  Please be advised applications received without the proper documentation may not be considered.

Since this position is engaged primarily in serving the interests of Aboriginal people, Lac La Ronge Indian Band shall give preference to Aboriginal people who possess the requisite skill sets and experience.

Telephone interviews will not be granted.

Job Category: Sports & Recreation
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Sucker River

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