Dokis First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Employment and Training Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) 
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Description (Service) Provides counselling and support services to enhance employment opportunities for community members 
  • Works under the training and employment policies of the Gezhtoojig Employment and Training Unit based in Sudbury 
  • Maintains a community job board with current employment postings 
  • Works on proposals and applications for job creation projects and summer student employment jobs  
  • Develops appropriate job descriptions and coordinates hiring participants
Offers the following services: 
  • Advocacy with employment issues 
  • Coordination of training programs for community 
  • Employment counselling and assessment 
  • Employment resources 
  • Hiring and staffing logistics 
  • Job development 
  • Referrals
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Dokis First Nation
Eligibility Members of Dokis First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, French; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-763-2200
Fax 705-763-2087
Primary Contact Kimberly Dokis, Band Secretary; Email:
Primary Executive Chris Dokis, Employment and Training Counsellor; Email:
Alternate Executive Charlene Restoule, Band Manager; Email:
Site Location Community is approx 120 km SE from Sudbury along Hwy 69, then Hwy 64 onto 25 km gravel road, along banks of French River
Located In Community Dokis First Nation
Address 940-A Main St
Dokis First Nation, ON P0M 2N1
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Mailing Address c/o Employment and Training
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)