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.
or Fax: 651 385-4180
The Public Works department currently is taking applications for one full time position. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, assisting in building and grounds maintenance, snow plowing, mowing grass, trash collection, janitorial services and other duties assigned. Must be able to work weekends. Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or GED, ability to lift 50 pounds, valid driver’s license and proof of insurability and must be sensitive to Native American Culture. Must pass UA and a background check. Applications can be picked up at the Administration Building, 5636 Sturgeon Lake Road, Welch, MN 55089 or email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Indian Preference applies in accordance with Sec. 7 (b) P.L. 93-638. Closing Date: Open until filled.
The Committee Coordinator/Assistant Clerk of Court provides back up support to the Clerk of Court and handles all clerical duties and other tasks for the various committees of the Prairie Island Tribal Government. This position is responsible for assisting with filing and answering phones for Tribal Court, attending all committee meetings, transcribe and distribute meeting minutes, handles all requests for the committees, and provides back up and support to the Clerk of Court. Qualified candidates must have High School Diploma or GED, possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal and organizational skills. Must be able to transcribe and have knowledge of legal terms. In addition, candidates must be proficient in Word, Excel and Outlook. Clerk of Court and/or Paralegal experience is preferred. Must be sensitive to Native American Culture. Must pass UA and background screen. If interested, please email your resume to email@example.com . Native American preference applies in accordance with Sec.7 (b) P.L. 93-638. Closing Date: January 26, 2018.
The Prairie Island Police Department is accepting applications for the position of police officer and creating an eligibility list for future openings. Minimum qualifications include two-year degree in law enforcement, MN POST Board license or eligible to be licensed by February 28th, 2018. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally, are required. Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, job application and MN POST license or eligibility letter by Friday, February 28th, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Applications postmarked after deadline will not be accepted. Native American preference applies in accordance with Sec.7 (b) P.L. 93-638. For questions, please contact Captain James Wells at 651-267-4080 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing Date: February 28, 2018.
Request for Bids
2018 Agricultural Lease Request for Bids