Alcohol and Drug Addictions Counselor


Probation period is six (six) months. During the six month probationary period, the employee’s performance will be appraised and his or her suitability for the position determined.


Preferential consideration will be given to candidates with a post-secondary education, prior work experience in the counseling field, a history of working with health professionals, a history of helping community members with their health issues, and are familiar with the process of counseling. The candidate must be willing to take training and have transportation to assist clients during treatments.

The candidate must:

  1. be at least 19 years of age;
  2. be well-organized;
  3. be self-motivated;
  4. be a team player;
  5. have a mature and responsible attitude;
  6. be willing to undertake training;
  7. be capable of working on his or her own with little direction;
  8. be available to clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week;
  9. be respectful of the privacy of the clients and sensitivity of issues; and
  10. have the knowledge and ability required to develop proposals.

Location:       Pabineau First Nation, New Brunswick and abroad as required by client base.

Wage:            To be discussed during interviews

Duration:       Full-time

Please submit your résumé and cover letter to:

                        Christopher Turkenkopf
                        Human Resources Manager
              , or
                        Band Hall in care of Christopher Turkenkopf

Application Deadline: June 8, 2018 by 4:00pm. Note: No applications will be accepted beyond the closing deadline.

Only those who pass through the screening process will be called for an interview. Interviews will be conducted on June 15, 2018, at the Band Hall.

1290 Pabineau Falls Road, Pabineau First Nation, NB E2A 7M3
office: 506 548-9211 fax: 506 545-6968