Status Identification Intake Clerk

Term Position with the possibility of extension
Thompson Sub-Office


Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak Inc. (MKO) in partnership with Indigenous Services Canada will be providing services to assist Status First Nations clients in obtaining or renewing their Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS).


MKO will accept and facilitate Secure Certificate of Indian Status (SCIS) applications from First Nations clients wishing to obtain or renew their SCIS.

The Status Card Processor will assist applicants applying for status cards for registered members in accordance with departmental policies and procedures. Verify applicant’s identification is updated and have picture ID to complete forms to process and issue Certificates of Indian status in a timely manner.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in reviewing the application for completion
  • Take the requisite picture and endorse one with stamp
  • Ensure identification is photocopied and verified
  • Complete applications and submit for processing

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Post-Secondary Education is an asset
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently
  • Ability to work under pressure and respond to conflicting priorities
  • Interact positively with all applicants

Interested applicants please submit a cover letter, resume and two references by 4:30pm on October 15, 2020 to:

Dorothy Smith
Email: [email protected]
Fax: (204) 778-7655
Mail: 206-55 Selkirk Avenue
Thompson, MB R8N 0N8

We thank all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Incorporated in 1981 as the Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO)1, MKO is a non-profit, political advocacy organization that provides a collective voice on issues of inherent, Treaty, indigenous and human rights for the citizens of the 30 sovereign First Nations we represent. The MKO First Nations are signatory to Treaties 4, 5, 6 and 10.