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.

Internship: Legal

Internship: Legal

Open: 04/26/2021 – 05/11/2021

Job Description:

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is accepting applications for interns within their Legal department. The Legal intern(s) will have the opportunity to assist and perform research in projects such as Fee to Trust applications, renewable energy, 8(a) certification development, grant writing, holding company development, Tribal Law and Order Act implementation, lobbying research and many more projects. These internships are paid, and will start in May of 2021 for a duration of 10 weeks.

Education & Qualifications:

Must pass a background check.Must have a valid Driver’s License.Intern must be a current undergrad college student or current Law School student.Must be discreet. This position may provide access to confidential and personal information that is protected by the FSST Privacy Act.

Internship: Natural Resources

Internship: Natural Resources

Open: 04/26/2021 – 05/11/2021

Job Description:

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is accepting applications for interns within their Natural Resources department. The Natural Resources intern will have the opportunity to develop skills in environmental stewardship, data collection, laboratory and field technique, land revitalization, contamination in water and nutrient cycles and many more topics. This internship is paid, and will start in May of 2021 for a duration of 8 weeks.

Education & Qualifications:

  • Must pass a background check.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License.
  • Intern must be a current college student in Environmental Science, Ecology or other related field.

Native Nations Cannabis Assistant Retail Manager

Native Nations Cannabis Assistant Retail Manager

Full-Time; two openings

Open: 04/26/2021 – 05/11/2021

Location: Sioux Falls, SD

Job Description:

The Assistant Store Manager is responsible to oversee the daily operations of the store in support of the Retail Store Manager, assist with the planning and monitoring of product inventory, purchasing and sales. Work closely with the Retail Store Manager to coordinate and determine the most cost-effective marketing and assemble the best possible sales team. Serve as a positive role model by providing training of products and maintaining the skills and safety of current staff.

 Education & Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.
  • Must pass a background check.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License.
  • Must have the ability to manage a team, work evenings, weekends and/or holidays to meet store needs.
  • Proficient use and understanding of Point of Sale (POS) systems, inventory management practices, Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook.

Natural Resources Assistant

Natural Resources Assistant

Full-Time

Open: 04/26/2021 – 05/11/2021

Job Description:

This is a full time position encompassing outdoor activities in the field as well as work in an office environment. The Natural Resources Assistant will assist in the activities of the various programs in the Natural Resources Department including but not limited to:

  • Calibrating field equipment and organizing materials prior to field work events;
  • Assist in monitoring surface and groundwater resources for biological, physical and chemical parameters to determine water quality;
  • Assist in preservation of water quality samples for both contract lab analysis and limited in-house analysis;
  • Assist in limited in-house water quality analysis;
  • Assist in maintaining supply inventory for both laboratory and field activities;
  • Preparation and cleanup of field equipment before and after a sampling event;
  • Data entry using Excel and Word;
  • Assist in various department outreach program events

Education & Qualifications:

  • Must pass a background check.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License.
  • Minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook.

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

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