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.

Administrative Officer

Administrative Officer

Full-Time

Open: 05/26/2021 – 06/30/2021

Job Description:

The Administrative Officer is responsible for oversight on all tribal management including administration and program managers. The Administrative Officer provides support and guidance to all tribal departments/programs including cultural, youth and education, emergency services, environmental protection, housing improvement, ICWA and social services, transportation planning, economic development and other contracted management staff. This will also include supervising and assigning tasks to staff, coordinating resources, reviewing and revising documents, conducting meetings, monitoring fiscal requirements, tracking work plan progress, and preparing oral and written reports.

 Education & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration or related field; Master’s Degree Preferred.
  • Five to eight years of previous successful management experience providing effective leadership and managing in a tribal organization of at least 100 employees.
  • The ability to work cooperatively within tribal government and program department structure.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of federal funding requirements, rules and regulations applicable to a variety of programs and funding sources.
  • Knowledge of the tribe; familiarity with tribal law and federal laws about Native Americans.
  • Strong communication and computer skills.
  • Must have a valid South Dakota Driver’s License.
  • Must successfully pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen and background investigation.

Housing Director

Housing Director

Full-Time

Open: 05/26/2021 – 06/30/2021

Job Description Summary:

The Executive Director has overall supervision of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribally Designated Housing Entity’s activities which includes: development, management, maintenance of the housing department units and programs. The Housing Director is under the supervision of the FSST Executive Committee. Must have extensive knowledge of the Native American Housing and Self-Determination act and supervisory experience.

Education & Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree required and 2+ years’ experience in Indian Housing administration or Public Housing administration. Grant management experience is a plus. This position is subject to a P.L. 101-630 background check.

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

Senior Center Cook

Senior Center Cook

Full-Time

Open: 05/26/2021 – 06/08/2021

Job Description:

The cook shall prepare and cook meals for the Title VI participants five days per week according to prepared menus.  This position will also be responsible for cleaning and sanitizing the kitchen area, helping with menu, meal planning and ordering, prepping food for future meals and assisting the elderly with any dining issues. This position will occasionally work odd hours for senior events and outings.

Education & Qualifications:

Education for the purpose of this position is not required; however, a High School Diploma or equivalent is desirable. Applicant must be able to demonstrate basic reading and interpretation skills. Two (2) + years’ experience in cleaning, sanitizing, cooking and preparing meals in a professional setting is highly preferred. Applicant must be able to remain on your feet for several hours at a time, ability to lift and carry up to 45 pounds, withstand high temperature conditions, bend, kneel, and stoop. This position is subject to a P.L. 101-630 background check.

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