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TOWN OF FORT FRANCES EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Complete job descriptions and application packages
are available at:
www.fortfrances.ca/town/human-resources/
employment-opportunities
LIFEGUARD - FULL-TIME
MEMORIAL SPORTS CENTRE
Annual Salary: Rate of pay $22.40 - 27.50 per hour
Please submit by: Friday February 28th, 2020 at 4:30p.m., or until vacant positions
are fi lled.
TOWN OF FORT FRANCES

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
TO SUPPLY, DELIVER AND INSTALL
A NEW COLUMBARIUM AT THE
RIVERVIEW CEMETERY
R.F.P. NO. 20 – OF – 01
The Town of Fort Frances wishes to obtain proposals from a
reputable firm to supply, deliver and install a new columbarium at
the Riverview Cemetery. Sealed proposals, in quadruplicate and
clearly marked shall be submitted to:
Doug Brown, P.Eng, Administrator
Town of Fort Frances
320 Portage Avenue
Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3P9
and must be received no later than:
TUESDAY, March 24, 2020 AT 2:00 P.M. (CST)
Proposals will be opened publicly immediately thereafter in the
Committee Room of the Civic Centre.
Information and documents relating to this Request for Proposal,
are available at the Information Desk, Fort Frances Civic Centre,
320 Portage Avenue, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3P9. 807-274-5323.
Questions regarding this proposal must be directed to Travis Rob,
Manager of Operations and Facilities, at telephone (807) 274-9893
facsimile (807) 274-7360 email trob@fort-frances.com.
The lowest or any proposal will not necessarily be accepted.
The Town reserves the right to reject any or all proposals, 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 proposal must be approved by Council.
TOWN OF FORT FRANCES

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
FOR

PREPARATION OF A LONG RANGE
WASTE MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR THE
TOWN OF FORT FRANCES
R.F.P. NO. 20 - OF - 04
The Town of Fort Frances wishes to obtain proposals from a
qualified firm to prepare a long range waste management plan for
the Town of Fort Frances in accordance with all municipal, provincial
and federal regulations. Sealed proposals, in triplicate and clearly
marked shall be submitted to:
Doug Brown, P.Eng, Administrator
Town of Fort Frances
320 Portage Avenue
Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3P9
RFP 20 – OF – 04
and must be received no later than:
TUESDAY, APRIL 7TH AT 2:00 P.M. (CST)
Proposals will be opened publicly immediately thereafter in the
Committee Room of the Civic Centre.
Information and documents relating to this Request for Proposal, are
available at the Information Desk, Fort Frances Civic Centre, 320
Portage Avenue, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3P9. 807-274-5323.
Questions regarding this proposal must be directed, in writing,
to Craig Miller, P.Eng., Environmental Superintendent, cmiller@
fortfrances.ca. Please include RFP 20-OF-04 in the subject line.
The lowest or any proposal will not necessarily be accepted. The
Town reserves the right to reject any or all proposals, 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 proposal must be approved by Council.
Fort Frances Tribal Area

HEALTH SERVICES

EMPLOYMENT
OPPORTUNITIES
Fort Frances Tribal Area Health Services (FFTAHS) is seeking
applicants for a number of career opportunities.
For current postings and details on how to apply,
visit our website at

www.fftahs.com/employment
THE ANISHINAABEG OF
NAONGASHIING
Invites applications for the following position

MEDICAL TRANSPORTATION
COORDINATOR / CHR
The Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing delivers a variety of Health
Services to the community members to promote healthy lifestyles,
and provide resources in the prevention of illnesses. The Medical
Transportation Coordinator/CHR is responsible for the coordination
of local and out of area medicals within the NIHB framework; and
to act as a liaison for health programs, as well as provide support to
the health team and the First Nation community members.
Education:
• Grade 12 or equivalent, with a health education background
relevant to the position.
Possess the following:
• Experience working with health-related programs and/or
Indigenous Communities preferred;
• Demonstrate the ability to maintain confidentiality;
• Experience with Microsoft Office programs, ie. Word, Excel,
Publisher, etc.;
• Ability to work independently, while also being a team player;
• Organizational skills and the ability to plan and meet deadlines;
• Excellent interpersonal skills, as well as verbal and written
communication skills;
• Ability to effectively deal with the public;
• Ability to be flexible and meet changing priorities;
• Physical and mental ability to perform job specific duties;
• Valid Driver’s license and provide an up to date driver’s abstract;
• Provide and pass a Criminal Record Check/Vulnerable Persons
Sector Check;
• Standard First Aid/CPR or willing to obtain training;
• Knowledge of the community, culture, and traditions an asset;
• Ability to speak Anishinaabemowin a definite asset.
The Applicant must include:
1) Cover letter-signed and dated.
2) Resume.
3) 3 references with permission to contact.
A full Job description is available upon request.
Submit application to:
Elaine Jourdain, Acting First Nation Manager
fnmanager@naongashiing.ca
Anishinaabeg of Naongashiing
P. O. Box 335
Morson, Ontario P0W 1J0
Work: (807)488-5602
Deadline for applications: February 28, 2019 at 12:00pm
Commercial Printing
Sales Person
Fort Frances Times Printing has been producing printed
materials in the Rainy River District for over 80 years, and
currently manufactures everything from business cards and
raffle tickets to books, programs, business stationery, forms,
brochures, maps and promotional materials.
Times Printing has an employment opportunity for a
dedicated sales person. The candidate chosen for this job
must be outgoing, organized and have good communication
and people skills. Working with an established customer
list, this person will be expected to expand the customer
base. This will include working with our design team to
development sales promotions for prospective customers,
following up leads from established customers, and meeting
with customers in their places of business across the Rainy
River District. The job also includes preparations of quotes for
customers.
A valid driver’s license is necessary, as some travel is required.
Computer skills an asset.
This is a team position. Training will be provided. Excellent
benefits package.
Please submit resume with references to:
Lincoln Dunn, General Manager
Fort Frances Times
116 First Street East, Fort Frances, ON P9A 1K2
E-mail ldunn@fortfrances.com
Closing date for applications is February 28, 2020.
The Northwest Catholic
District School Board
Position Available
1.0 FTE Speech/Educational Assistant,
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
The Rainy River District
School Board
invites applications for
the positions of:

Social Skills Facilitators
(March Break)
J.W. Walker School (2)
Riverview School (2)
Donald Young School (2)
Atikokan High School (2)

1.0 FTE Education Assistant
Robert Moore School
For more information regarding these positions, please visit the
Employment section of our website at www.rrdsb.com.
Heather Campbell
Director of Education
CANCELLATION OF TENDER 20-OF-01
New information has come to light during the tendering process for the supply and installation of a columbarium at the Riverview Cemetery requiring the full review of the tender specifications contained within Tender 20-0F-01. As a result of this new information, before tender closing, the Town of Fort Frances hereby cancels the Tender.
Sincerely,
Travis Rob, P .Eng.
Manager of Operations and Facilities
Town of Fort Frances
trob@fortfrances. ca
807-274-9893
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 Stronger Together. We are currently seeking an
exceptional individual for the following vacancy:

AREA MANAGER
BARWICK, ONTARIO
Reporting to the Production Manager, the Area Manager of Blending,
Pressing, Forming, and Finishing will ensure that safety, quality, production
and raw material usage in the blending, forming, pressing, and finishing
areas is managed effectively and efficiently. The Area Manager will also
provide direct support and succession to the Production Manager.
Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
· Create, maintain and work in a safe environment supporting the
company objective of “0” incident rate. Report and participate in
investigating safety incidents.
· Optimize production throughput levels for the Blending, Forming,
Pressing, Finishing Area through the management of raw materials and
other resources.
· Evaluate and improve on manufacturing systems. Develop innovative
solutions.
· Support operating and maintenance group to achieve high performance
execution of the Blending/Forming/Pressing and Finishing areas.
· Collaboratively prepare weekly schedules with Area Leaders.
· Conduct investigations into unplanned events- Root Cause Analysis
· Develop safe department procedures and safe work practices
· Maintain high housekeeping standards
· Enter all production, quality, and downtime at end of each shift.
· Direct and indirectly supervise 5-20 subordinates.
· To motivate, educate, train and support the ongoing knowledge and
development of individual crew members.
· Other duties as assigned.
The ideal candidate must be prepared to develop their knowledge in
the operation and be prepared to advance into the Production Manager
role. They should have in excess of 5 years of management/supervisory
experience in the forest products industry or manufacturing environment
and have completed post-secondary education at minimum. Preference
will be given to candidates possessing a BSc- Engineering or other Wood
Science degree. Strong working knowledge of software applications such
as Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word are required.
Benefits:
· Competitive salary based on education/experience
· Defined Contribution Plan
· Health, dental, and vision plan
· Life insurance
Interested applicants should send their letter of application and current
resume Friday February 28, 2020 to Tanya Townson:

Email: tanya.townson@norbord.com Fax: 807-487-1131
Mail: Norbord Inc. Attention: Human Resources
Box 2000 / Barwick, ON P0W 1A0
Town of Fort Frances
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

COMMUNITY SERVICES DIVISTION
- MEMORIAL SPORTS CENTRE

LIFEGUARD/ RECEPTIONIST/
INSTRUCTOR - FULL-TIME
Annual Salary: Rate of pay $19.63 - 26.18 per hour
Please submit by: Friday February 28th, 2020
at 4:30p.m.

Complete job descriptions and application packages
are available at:
www.fortfrances.ca/town/human-resources/
employment-opportunities
Full Time Driller’s Helper
Emo and surrounding areas
Must have DZ Drivers License
Someone mechanically inclined with welding experience will be an asset.
Duties will include assisting with daily operations
Monday-Friday with occasional weekend work
7:00 a.m. start time (approximate 10 hour days)
Apply with resume and cover letter to Jason Tessier:
email: jason.tessier@melswelldrilling.com
Mail: Box 875 Emo, Ontario, POW 1EO

Mel’s Well Drilling
Call: 1-807-275-7961, 1-807-482-2895
The Rainy River District
School Board
invites applications for
the positions of:

Temporary Network
Technology Specialist
Education Centre

After School Social Skills Facilitators
J.W. Walker School (2)

1.0 FTE Education Assistant
Robert Moore School

1.0 FTE Education Assistant
J.W. Walker School
For more information regarding these positions, please visit the
Employment section of our website at www.rrdsb.com.
Heather Campbell
Director of Education
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
AND OTHERS
In the Estate of
Richard Douglas Bourre
All Persons having claims against
the Estate of Richard Douglas
Bourre, late of Rainy River, ON,
deceased, who died on or about
August 28, 2019, are hereby notified
to send particulars of the same to
the undersigned on or before March
4, 2020, after which date the estate
will be distributed, with regard
only to the claims of which the
undersigned shall then have notice
and the undersigned will not then be
liable to any person of whose claims
they shall not then have notice.
Dated at Thunder Bay, Ontario on
the 7th day of February, 2020.

ERICKSONS LLP
ATTN: RYAN VENN
Barristers and Solicitors
291 South Court Street
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 2Y1
Town of Fort Frances
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

OPERATION AND
FACILITIES DIVISION

SEASONAL PARKS LABOURER
Valid DZ License required. Applicants without one may
not be considered.
Annual Salary: Rate of pay $26.18 per hour
Please submit by: Friday February 14th, 2020
at 4:00p.m.

MEMORIAL SPORTS CENTRE

CARETAKER - INTERIM

The incumbent will be required to work night shifts and
during the weekend.
Annual Salary: Rate of pay $21.91 per hour
Please submit by: Friday February 21st, 2020
at 4:00p.m.

POST SECONDARY STUDENTS
OPERATION AND
FACILITIES DIVISION

GIS ENGINEERING, PARKS
LABOURER, PUBLIC WORKS
LABOURER
Please submit by: Friday February 28th, 2020
at 4:00p.m.

COMMUNITY SERVICES DIVISION

MEMORIAL SPORTS CENTRE
AND MARINA STAFF
Please submit by: Friday February 28th, 2020
at 4:00p.m.

Complete job descriptions and application packages
are available at:
www.fortfrances.ca/town/human-resources/
employment-opportunities
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
AND OTHERS
IN THE ESTATE OF
RODNEY HENRY LANGE
All claims against the Estate of
RODNEY HENRY LANGE, late
of the Town of Fort Frances,
District of Rainy River, who died
on or about the 29th day of
September, 2019, must be filed
with the undersigned personal
representative on or before the
28th day of February 2020,
after which date the estate will
be distributed having regard only
to the claims of which the Estate
Trustee then shall have notice.
DATED at the Town of Fort Frances,
District of Rainy River, this 30th day
of January, 2020.
Ms. Janine Lange
Estate Trustees With a Will
c/o Donald A. Taylor
Barrister & Solicitor
504 Armit Avenue
Fort Frances, ON P9A 2H7
Telephone: (807) 274-7811
Fax: (807) 274-8485
The Rainy River
District School Board

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
RFP-RRDSB-2020-225
Donald Young School
Childcare Centre Addition
Mandatory Site Visit
Thursday, February 6, 2020
@ 1:00 PM Local Time
at Donald Young School
9024 Hwy 602, Emo, ON, P0W 1E0
Submission Deadline:
February 26 @ 2:00 PM Local Time
For tender package visit our landing page
https://www.biddingo.com/rrdsb
Matt Armstrong
Purchasing

Heather Campbell
Director of Education
Fort Frances Community Clinic Inc.

Request for Proposal (RFP)
Architectural/Engineering Services
The Fort Frances Community Clinic Inc. (FFCC), located
at 301 Victoria Avenue, Fort Frances, is requesting
proposals from reputable Architect/Engineering
firms for the conceptual design, cost estimates and
preliminary drawings for a new Health Care Facility. The
Health Care Facility will be constructed on property
located on the north side of the FFCC and is to include
the remodel of an existing ‘library building’ which is
adjacent to the property and an addition to meet the
growing needs of the FFCC.
All requests for a copy of the RFP, for information or documents
related to the RFP, or to arrange a site visit, shall be made to Gerri
Yerxa by email: gyerxa@ffht.ca A copy of the RFP is also available
online at www.ffht.ca
Written submissions can be directed to:
Gerri Yerxa, Executive Director, Fort Frances Community Clinic Inc.,
301 Victoria Avenue,
Fort Frances, Ontario, P9A 2C1.
Electronic submissions can be made to
Gerri Yerxa: gyerxa@ffht.ca
Final date for submissions will be Friday February 28th, 2020
at noon CST.
The FFCC reserves the right to request additional information from
any applicant to qualify or disqualify applicants, to reject any or all
proposals, to waive any irregularities in any proposal should it be in
the best interest of the FFCC, to select the proposal that is in the best
interest of the FFCC and not necessarily the lowest cost proposal, and
to cancel the Request for Proposal at any time.
Please note, this is not a request for construction management.