Employment Opportunities

The Sagkeeng Health Centre is hiring a Medical Clerk to assist with answering phones, responding to community member questions, and to support the Sagkeeng Health Centre team with administrative tasks.


  • Answer phones and greet patients in a friendly, patient, and respectful manner
  • Support patients by promptly responding to their inquiries and supporting their needs using good customer service practices
  • Schedule patients for service providers on a daily basis and confirm appointments as necessary.
  • Ensure patient charts, paperwork and reports are completed in an accurate and timely manner
  • Update patient records regularly to ensure they have the most accurate and up to date information on each respective patient
  • Lead patients to service provider work areas
  • Maintain medical and office supply inventory by ordering new supplies and equipment as needed
  • Maintain confidentiality and privacy of client files and personal health information


  • Training and/or previous experience as a Health Unit Clerk or Medical Office Assistant or equivalent is a major asset
  • Previous experience answering phones is a major asset
  • Previous experience using EMR or digital charting systems is an asset
  • High level of organization and an ability to work independently to complete tasks in a timely manner
  • Very high proficiency in customer service is required
  • Exceptional interpersonal communication skills and ability to handle difficult and challenging situations,
  • Knowledge of First Nations culture and awareness of the health and social challenges within First Nations communities,
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office and Excel programs as well as computers in general

Application deadline: September. 29, 2023

Interested applicants must submit:

  • Resume along with a cover letter
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Vulnerable Sectors Check

Attention to:
Box 8, Fort Alexander, MB
R0E 0P0

Cover letters and résumés can be mailed to the above address or emailed to jobs@sagkeeng.ca, or dropped off at the Sagkeeng Government Office.


Please be advised that only those selected for an interview will be contacted

PLEASE NOTE: Applicants without current/updated contact information may be removed from the competition.

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