Published On: October 7, 2021Categories: Employment, Language, News

Ǫgwehǫweh/Onkwehonwe Language Centre Media Coordinator


Location:                      Woodland Cultural Centre, 184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON

Position:                       Ǫgwehǫweh/Onkwehonweh Media Coordinator

Department:                  Dwadwenaga:dat Language Centre

Hours:                          37.5 hours per week

Rate of Pay:                  $18.00 per hour (7.5 hours per day)

Closing Date:                October 20, 2021, 4PM



The Woodland Cultural Centre Dwadwenaga:dat Language Centre is seeking one highly motivated individual to assist with:  the cataloguing of the Dwadwenaga:dat Language Centre. The resources include paper archives, and audiovisual recordings such as CDs, cassette tapes, reel-to-reels, and digital files.


The Ǫgwehǫweh/Onkwehonweh Media Coordinator will report directly to the Language & Cultural Coordinator.


Basic Job Description:


  1. Assist the Language Department with inventory, data entry, and cataloging the collection
  2. Digitize paper & audiovisual archival assets
  3. Assist in the transcription and development of language materials & resources
  4. Assist with setting up the new Dwadwenaga:dat Language Resource Centre in the Mohawk Institute Building
  5. Interact with the public in a professional and courteous manner




  • Ideal candidates will have familiarity with at least one Ǫgwehǫ:weh language, and/or attend an Ǫgwehǫ:weh language program.
  • Familiar with both Mac & PC operating systems, or willing to learn.
  • Strong proficiency in Excel and/or experience working with databases.
  • Experience in the PastPerfect Museum Software, or willingness to learn.
  • Effective verbal and listening communication skills, and strong attention to detail.
  • Time management skills, and efficient completion of assigned projects.
  • Experience in cataloging, audiovisual editing software, and/or experience with the digitization of analog media are considered assets.




All applicants for this position should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references.


Preference will be given to applicants of Indigenous heritage.


Closing Date: October 20, 2021, at 4:00 pm



If interested, please send a cover letter and resumé with references to:


Woodland Cultural Centre

184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON, N3S 2X2


Administrative Assistant

(519) 759-2650






Please Note:

  • Only those applicants who meet the qualifications will be contacted for an interview
  • Police Record Check and copies of education will be required at the time of Offer of Employment


Download the Job Description PDF Here


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