Northwestern Health Unit

396 Scott Street
Fort Frances
ON
P9A 1G9
807-468-3147

Basic Information

Primary contact: 
Lindsey Wenaas

Business Information

Business established: 
September, 2017
Mission Statement: 
Improve the quality and length of life in our communities: healthy lifestyles, longer lives, lived well.
Vision Statement: 
We are recognized as a valued and integral partner in health.
Head office location: 
Fort Frances / Kenora / Dryden
More information: 
Our values
 
Accountability and transparency
We are responsible and answerable for our actions, assignments, and duties within the Northwestern Health Unit and we are honest and fair with stakeholders.​

Environmental stewardship

We are committed to foster, to respect, and to care for the environment.

Innovation and excellence

We are committed to positive change and improvement by challenging ourselves to deliver increasing value to our clients and by giving our best effort in everything we undertake.

Integrity and professionalism

We do the right thing, not the easy thing, and we follow the highest standards of technical and ethical conduct.

Partnership

Teamwork is paramount in all that we do: in our relationships with clients, with partners and with each other.

Respect and compassion

We treat people with equality, dignity, compassion, and respect.
Wellness

We are committed to promoting the principles of healthy living in our organization and our communities.

Job Postings

Public Health Nurse (Part-time Contract)

Close date: 
12/31/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Public Health Inspector, #2019-27-2

Close date: 
09/13/2019
Position Location: 
Kenora

Public Health Nurse, #2019-17-2

Close date: 
08/30/2019
Position Location: 
Atikokan

Public Health Inspector, #2019-27

Close date: 
08/19/2019
Position Location: 
Kenora

Health Promoter

Close date: 
08/19/2019
Position Location: 
Kenora

Program Assistant #2019-21

Close date: 
07/29/2019

Health Educator - #2019-18

Close date: 
07/10/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

2019/2020 Summer Student

Close date: 
07/15/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Public Health Nurse - #2019-17

Close date: 
07/05/2019
Position Location: 
Atikokan

Summer Student - Northwestern Health Unit

Close date: 
04/29/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Speech Language Pathologist Job Ref,.#2016-05-2

Close date: 
04/30/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Program Assistant - 2019-11 - Northwestern Health Unit

Close date: 
05/06/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Health Educator - Ref. Posting: 2019-10

Close date: 
03/26/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Various Positions

Close date: 
01/04/2019
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Public Health Nurse

Close date: 
08/02/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Public Health Nurse

Close date: 
07/03/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Communications Technician

Close date: 
06/26/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Planning & Evaluation Specialist

Close date: 
06/26/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Planning & Evaluation Specialist

Close date: 
06/27/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Program Assistant

Close date: 
06/26/2018
Position Location: 
Atikokan

Communications Technician

Close date: 
06/26/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Public Health Nurse

Close date: 
06/22/2018
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Public Health Nurse

Close date: 
05/22/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Public Health Nurse

Close date: 
05/22/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Health Educator

Close date: 
05/07/2018
Position Location: 
Rainy River

Program Assistant

Close date: 
03/26/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Program Assistant

Close date: 
01/31/2018
Position Location: 
Kenora

Parenting Partner

Close date: 
12/29/2017
Position Location: 
Kenora

Speech Language Pathologist

Close date: 
12/29/2017
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Test Shoppers

Close date: 
01/11/2018
Position Location: 
Fort Frances

Program Assistant(s)

Close date: 
12/29/2017
Position Location: 
Kenora

Public Health Nurse

Close date: 
01/05/2018
Position Location: 
Sioux Lookout