Pic Mobert First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Economic Development

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Nokiiwin Tribal Council Inc 
Provincial Territorial Organization: Anishinabek Nation, Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) 
Robinson Superior Treaty
Description (Service) Responsible for stimulating local economy and developing economic initiatives and opportunities for the community 
  • Provides information, training and educational workshops to enhance employability skills 
  • Posts employment opportunities in office and on website 
  • Works to access funding for band-owned business ventures 
  • Provides coaching in areas such as business plan development and assistance in obtaining financial support for people wanting to start own business 
  • Hosts economic development strategic planning sessions 
  • Maintains local business directory 
  • Assists in the development of plans for the use of traditional lands for community members
 
Economic initiatives Pic Mobert First Nation is involved with include: 
  • Pic Mobert Sawmill Corp, a subsidiary that holds the First Nation's shares in White River Forest Products Ltd 
  • Outland Joint Venture, a partnership in the operation of construction work camps 
  • Kabi Joint Venture, a partnership for civil construction works 
  • Belisle Joint Venture, a partnership for the operation and management of heavy equipment and related services 
  • Business advisory in forestry and harvesting operations 
  • Construction and eventual operation of the Gitchi Animki Hydroelectric Project on White River (ground breaking took place in Oct 2013)
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Pic Mobert First Nation
Eligibility Members of Pic Mobert First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibwe, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-822-2134
Toll Free Phone 1-888-797-1123
Fax 807-822-2850
Website www.picmobert.ca
Primary Executive Norman R Jaehrling, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 807-822-2134 ext 223
Alternate Executive Pamela Bananish, Office Manager; Phone: 807-822-2134 ext 232; Email: pbananish-wlrd@gmail.com
Site Location Community is approx 75 km E of Marathon off Hwy 17, along E shores of White Lake
Located In Community Pic Mobert First Nation
Address 207 Second St
Mobert, ON P0M 2J0
 
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Mailing Address c/o White Lake Resources Corporation 
PO Box 657 
Mobert, ON P0M 2J0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)