The Elder would provide wisdom and advice on all matters affecting the Mushkegowuk First Nations and would be required to attend and participate in the Council of Chiefs meetings. As requested by the Office of the Grand Chief, the Elder would be required to attend and participate in other meetings and provide representation at other regional meetings such as Chiefs of Ontario, Nishnawbe Aski Nation and Assembly of First Nations. The Elder would serve as an advisor to the Grand Chief and Deputy Grand Chief.
The Elder must be 65 years of age and in reasonably good health for travel reasons. Must be a member of a First Nation within the Mushkegowuk Council. The ability to speak and understand the Cree Language is preferred.