EMPLOYMENT

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe provides opportunity to people of all nations to contribute to the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe.

The Tribe offers excellent health, dental, short-term, life and 401K insurance programs.

Applicants must submit to a background check and pre-employment drug and alcohol screening. Physical applications are available at the FSST Tribal Office. Applicants may attach their résumés to their Tribal Application forms.

Tribal preference: Preference in filling positions will be given to qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the Indian Preference Act of 1934 (Title 25, USC, Section 472). Verification must be submitted with the application if claiming Indian Preference. Consideration will be given to non-Indian applicants in the absence of qualified Indian Preference eligible.

Unless a specific listing directs otherwise, applicants should direct all questions and applications to FSST Human Resources either by email; by postal mail at 603 W Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD 57028; by phone at (605) 997-3891 ext. 1201; or by fax at (605) 444-1044.

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is accepting applications/resumes for the following positions.

Accounts Payable Clerk

Accounts Payable Clerk

Full-Time

Open: 04/07/2021 – 04/23/2021

Job Description:

The Accounts Payable Clerk is responsible for the day to day Accounts Payable processing of the Organization.

  • An understanding of the Accounts Payable process within the accounting and workflow systems.
  • An understanding of Government Accounts Payable processing, including processing with various types of Funds is a plus.
  • Assist with audit inquiries.
  • Assist with membership issues as needed.
  • Assist with answering phones.
  • Perform miscellaneous job duties as assigned.

Education & Qualifications:

All positions require a minimum of a criminal background check to a maximum of an adjudicated P.L. 101-630 character and criminal background check.

The ideal candidate will have at least an Associates Degree in accounting or finance or equivalent experience in processing Accounts Payable. Prefer some experience in an accounting environment with direct experience or exposure to governmental (enterprise) accounting. Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal. Demonstrate a knowledge of accounting processes that extend beyond data entry, including the ability to logically work through a difficult transaction and understand the impact on the financial statements. Additionally, qualified candidates must have strong computer skills including a preferred accounting software program(s), be a self-starter and work autonomously.

Administrative Assistant (Maintenance Dept.)

Administrative Assistant (Maintenance Dept.)

Full-Time

Open: 04/12/2021 – 04/30/2021

Job Description:

The Maintenance Administrative Assistant position will be responsible for organizing, updating, reviewing and correcting digital data, as well as assisting customers (in-person and electronically).  In this role the Administrative Assistant will be assisting with scheduling of maintenance and providing administrative support as needed.  This position will also be back-up for the Tribal Receptionist when needed.

Education & Qualifications: All positions require a minimum of a criminal background check to a maximum of an adjudicated P.L. 101-630 character and criminal background check.

A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent is required.

  • Maintain Valid Driver’s License.
  • Ability to effectively use a variety of office equipment (computer, fax, telephone, etc).
  • Maintain maintenance files to include but not limited to preventative maintenance schedules, personnel schedules and training schedules.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and efficiently via email, telephone or orally.

Caregiver Support Aide

Caregiver Support Aide

Full-Time

Open: 03/08/2021 – 03/30/2021

Job Description:

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is accepting applications for one Part Time Caregiver (up to 25 hours per week). This position will be responsible for assisting and providing support services or respite care for elders and/or children where a primary caregiver is involved. Some duties included are assisting clients with accessing various services, identifying eligible clients and priority of support services, giving primary caregivers a break and complete training where the individual may pass along tips and advice to primary caregiver(s), maintaining a daily log of caregiver duties performed. This position may be flexible with scheduling the 25 hours per pay week and may involve some evenings, weekends and/or holidays. Applicant must have excellent documenting skills for logging and reporting in a timely manner.

Education & Qualifications:

Must have a GED or high school diploma and a valid SD driver’s license.

  • Must pass an Adjudicated PL101-630 background check.
  • Must have a reputation for being caring and trustworthy.
  • Work with the public, tribal staff, and agency partners in a professional manner.
  • Ability to establish and maintain professional relationships with individuals of varying social and cultural backgrounds and with co-workers at all (Knowledge of local tribal customs and traditions is preferred, but not required.)
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment.
  • Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Must be discreet. This position may provide access to confidential and personal information that is protected by the FSST Privacy Act.

Public Speaking Consultant

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL

Open time frame

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is seeking Motivational/Educational Speakers or Cultural/Language Presenters for its Demonstration Education Project. Speakers will address K-12 school aged children in a school assembly format.

Description of Work:

Consultants will present to students who attend the Flandreau Public School system in Flandreau, South Dakota.

• The Consultant will provide a cultural/historical/ motivational/educational presentation on a contracted basis usually for one day.• The Consultant should present a message that promotes positive social skills, self-discipline, and a positive self-image.• The Consultant should have demonstrated experience with motivating children of all ages.• The Consultants message should be culturally and/historically relevant to the Flandreau Santee Sioux Nation

Qualifications:

• Experience- Prior demonstrated experience in public speaking• Priority will be given to local and regional applicants• Personal characteristics- Respectful in the Dakota Way; Personable and can motivate children to perform.

Consultants will be asked to sign a contract and will be compensated based on experience.

Please submit a resume and detailed letter describing past engagements and performances.

Dustin Beaulieu, Dakota Language DirectorDustin.Beaulieu@fsst.org605-573-4196 ext.1196

RN/Triage Nurse

RN/Triage Nurse

Full-Time

Job Description:

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribal Health Clinic is seeking a full-time, 40 hrs., Mon-Friday RN/Triage nurse. The triage RN will provide comprehensive nursing triage and direct patient care.  Will work closely with the acute care provider and collaborate with all members of the interdisciplinary team in coordinating supportive services to meet patient needs. 

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree preferred.  Must have 3-5 years nursing experience, preferably in ambulatory care setting and prior IV therapy experience.  Must have current SD license.  Requires strong communication and decision-making skills.

Must submit to a pre-employment drug and alcohol test and background investigation. 

We offer a great benefits package: paid time off, health, dental and eye insurance and 401(k) 

Apply online at fsst-nsn.gov (attach resume).  For questions contact Roxee Johnson, Clinic HR Manager, (605) 573-4126.

SORNA Registry Coordinator (SORC)

SORNA Registry Coordinator (SORC)

Full-Time

Open: 03/08/2021 – 03/23/2021

Job Description:

The SORC, under the direction of the Chief of Police, will be tasked with enforcing the tribal Sex Offender Registry Ordinance. This includes registering and tracking offenders; and reporting non-compliance to the Tribal Prosecutor. The SORC provides notice to the community of registerable offenders living, working, and attending school on the reservation. The SORC will draft and implement policies, forms, and code recommendations to implement best practices related to sex offender registries. The SORC ensures that the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe remains in substantial compliance with the Sex Offender Registry Notification Act (SORNA). The SORC engages in community outreach to educate the community about SORO and how to prevent sex offenses from occurring. The SORC will also be tasked with implementing the Tribal Access Program (TAP), a program offered to tribes by the U.S. Department of Justice that allows access and uploading to some federal information databases. The SORC will be the Tribe’s point of contact with the U.S. Department of Justice and in-house for departments with any issues related to the TAP workstation. The SORC will provide access to the TAP workstation to authorized tribal employees and applicants. The SORC will ensure compliance with all tribal policies related to TAP.

Education & Qualifications:

Must have a GED or high school diploma and a valid SD driver’s license.

  • Must pass an Adjudicated PL101-630 background check.
  • Law Enforcement background or background with another criminal justice agency highly preferred
  • Must be able to operate a computer and use common office software such as Outlook email exchange, Word, and Excel.
  • Must be discreet. This position may have access to confidential and personal information that is protected by the FSST Privacy Act as well as information related to open criminal and civil investigations.

Temp Staff Pharmacist

Temp Staff Pharmacist

Full-Time Temporary

Open: until filled

Job Description

Flandreau Santee Sioux Health Clinic is seeking a FT/80 hours a week, Mon-Friday temp staff pharmacist for four (4) months (May through August 2021). Duties:  Will dispense prescription drugs to patients.  Provide information about drug side effects and interactions.  Assist with inventory and handles other basic pharmacy events, such as answering phone calls, physician calls and logging data. 

Education/Experience

Must be a graduate from an accredited School of Pharmacy.  Current license to practice pharmacy in the State of South Dakota.

Must submit to background check and to a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.  Online applications are available on Santeesiouix.org (may attach resumes to online application).  Direct questions to Roxee Johnson, HR Manager, Tribal Health Clinic, 605-573-4126.

Tribal Victim Advocate

Tribal Victim Advocate

Full-Time

Open: 12/16/2020 – until filled

Job Description

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is accepting applications for one Full time Tribal Victim Advocate. This position will be responsible for assisting and providing support services for Native American families due to domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking.  Duties included are: Crisis Intervention services, short term relocation assistance, assisting clients with goal-setting, budgeting, job hunting skills, etc. Making appropriate referrals for clients, locate and secure permanent housing, maintaining all required paperwork, client files, data, and following up with clients. Applicant must have excellent documenting skills for reporting in a timely manner.

Education & Qualifications

Bachelor Degree with background in the Human Services Field.  One (1) year experience in the field highly preferred. Experience working with Native Americans in human services field, preferably working with women and children.

  1. Demonstrates strong knowledge and understanding of the dynamics of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  2. Demonstrates ability to respond effectively to crisis.
  3. Must be nonjudgmental in assisting victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  4. Must be analytical, diplomatic and have skills in communication and meeting facilitation.

Extensive knowledge of Native American issues, customs, culture and history.

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