Boozhoo – Welcome

Boozhoo – Welcome

Swan Lake First Nation Ojibway people are proud and prosperous. We are rich in culture and beliefs and have strong ties to our land.

Vision Statement:

“Swan Lake First Nation are strong, healthy, unified, independent and prosperous”

Mission Statement:

“As a Treaty One First Nation, all citizens will be treated fairly in a cultural and traditional way to become strong, healthy, thriving and independent”


Signatory to Treaty 1, Chief Yellowquill followers settled along Swan Lake in the Pembina Valley, better known as “Gaubiskiigamaug,” curve in the lake.

Read more about our history and culture

Employment Opportunities

  • Employment Opportunities at Little Buffalo Youth Camp - Swan Lake First Nation is hiring for a number of positions at the Little Buffalo Youth Camp. Please see individual positions for more details, including how to apply:
  • Job Opportunity: Summer Work Experience Program - Swan Lake Employment & Training is accepting applications for the 2022 Summer Work Experience Program. Eligibility Criteria:✓ MUST have Social Insurance Number (No exceptions)✓ MUST be a student between the 15 years (prior to program end date) and 30 years of age (prior to program start date).✓ MUST have attended school full-time in the 2021/2022 […]
  • Job: Summer Work Experience Project Coordinator - Swan Lake First Nation Employment & Training is seeking a Project Coordinator who will be responsiblefor the overall operation and delivery of the 2022 Summer Work Experience Program. Application deadline: June 23 For more information, including how to apply, please see attached file.
  • Job: Summer Work Experience Program Supervisor - Swan Lake First Nation Employment & Training is seeking a Supervisor for the Summer Work ExperienceProgram. The Supervisor will report directly to the SWEP Coordinator. Application deadline is June 23. For more information, including how to apply, please see attached document:
  • Job Opportunity: Housing Maintenance Technician - POSITION SUMMARYThe Housing Maintenance Technician will work directly within the Housing Department performing various maintenance and repairs to the housing units in and around Swan Lake First Nation. For more information including how to apply, please see attached file
  • Job Opportunity: Housing Intern - POSITION SUMMARYSwan Lake First Nation is seeking one youth to perform various job functions directly and indirectly related to housing activities under the Housing Internship for Indigenous Youth (HIIY).Who can be a trainee?❖ Indigenous youth between the ages of 18 – 30.❖ Must not be otherwise employed throughout the internship.❖ The youth does not have […]