Employment & Opportunities

It is the policy of the Prairie Island Indian Community to grant equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, or national origin. This policy is based upon the philosophy of the Equal Employment Act of 1996. This policy will be adhered to with the exception of the provisions governed by Indian Preference.

In compliance with the provisions of the Bureau of Indian Affairs under Section 7(b)Public Law 93-638, the Prairie Island Indian Community, Indian preference applies for all employment vacancies.

Prairie Island Indian Community is a drug-free work environment.

Current Employment Opportunities

If interested, please send resume to:

Rachael Zebro, HR

Prairie Island Indian Community

5636 Sturgeon Lake Road

Welch, MN 55089

or call 800 554-5473, ext. 4138 for more information.

E-mail: rachael.zebro@piic.org

or Fax: 651 385-4180

Dakota Station Store Lead (afternoon/night shift)

The Convenience Store Lead is responsible for assisting the Store Management team in providing excellent customer service in a friendly, courteous and prompt manner. Ensure excellent customer service standards are met. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, Provide training and supervising store staff, work with Store Manager to ensure all work assignments are completed daily and fills in as necessary, assists in monitoring store profitability through inventory control, monitor store expenses and sales promotions. The Lead will complete daily and weekly bookkeeping duties, follows and assists in enforcing all store policies and help to keep staff motivated, ensure all areas of the store, both inside and outside are kept clean, free of dirt and clutter and monitors that proper cleaning procedures and materials are used to maintain a food service clean environment, monitors and ensures that store staff has shelves and vault stocked, rotated and front-faced to ensure freshness and quality of products and easy customer access and follows prescribed gasoline strategy and assists in ensuring store is in gasoline compliance and monitors gasoline competition. Qualified candidates must have a HS Diploma/GED, minimum one year of Convenience Store experience and knowledge of basic business practices. Excellent organizational and communication skills are a must. Candidates will work in a fast paced environment and need the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks. This position is a swing/night shift that includes weekends and holidays, but must be flexible to fill in on other shifts as needed. Must be sensitive to Native American culture, pass a UA (drug screening) test and background check and have a valid driver’s license and proof of insurability. If interested, please email your resume to rachael.zebro@piic.org or pick up an application at 5636 Sturgeon Lake Road, Welch, MN 55089. Native American preference applies in accordance with Sec.7 (b) P.L. 93-638. Closing Date: August 10, 2018.

Water/Wastewater Operator

The Prairie Island Indian Community has an opening for a Water/Waste Water Operator to assist in the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of the Community’s Waste Water and Water Systems, ensuring that all Federal guidelines and permits are followed. Must have high school diploma or equivalent, must have a valid Class D Water License and/or Class D Waste Water license, a valid driver’s license and proof of insurability and good mechanical aptitude. Must have ability to lift 50 pounds. Candidates must pass a UA (drug screening) test and background check. Must possess a valid driver’s license and proof of insurability. Must be sensitive to Native American culture. Native American preference applies in accordance with Sec 7(b) P.L. 93-638. Please send resume to Human Resources Manager, Prairie Island Indian Community, 5636 Sturgeon Lake Road, Welch, MN 55089 or email Rachael.zebro@piic.org Closing Date: July 27, 2018.

Cook/Support Chef PT e/o Weekend only (Ebenezer – Tinta Wita Lodge – elder living facility)

Chemical Dependency Counselor

The Chemical Dependency Counselor provides information, intervention, prevention and counseling services to individuals and families of the Prairie Island Indian Community and the native population in the surrounding service area. Responsibilities include, but not limited to are; provides assessment consultations with individuals as requested, conducts one-on-one counseling sessions with individual community members, facilitates family and group counseling session with community members, attends multi-disciplinary (intra-agency) staffings (family services, health, chemical dependency) and provides input into action plans for individuals and/or families, performs home visits with clients as follow-up aftercare, prepares written reports as requested of funding agencies and for Tribal Council, conducts crisis interventions within individuals and families, establishes support groups as needed and locates facilitator for each and discusses and coordinates treatment plans with departmental members to assure the provision of the best possible service to each client. Qualified candidates must be state licensed in CD Counselor Certification which includes 2 year degree in Social or Human Services area with 2 years of work experience in Chemical Dependency or related field, have experience working within a Native American Community is preferred. Excellent communication skills; verbal and written and excellent organizational skills are a must. Candidates must pass a UA (drug screening) test and background check. Must possess a valid driver’s license and proof of insurability. Must be sensitive to Native American culture. Native American preference applies in accordance with Sec 7(b) P.L. 93-638. Please send resume to Human Resources Manager, Prairie Island Indian Community, 5636 Sturgeon Lake Road, Welch, MN 55089 or email Rachael.zebro@piic.org Closing Date: July 27, 2018.

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