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Employment Listings

Sep 26, 2016

Job # Position Location Wages Issued Closing PDF
2015-167 Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Behavioral Health $49.30 TPT 08-24 09-31
2015-231 Planner Economic Development $18.58 RFT 03-08 07-30
2016-132 Restoration Biologist YN Wildlife Resource Management $22.59 RFT 09-07 09-28
2016-141 Bus Driver YN Head Start Location: Wapato, WA $12.58 RFT-Furlough 09-16 09-30
2016-144 Substitute Classroom Aide (4) Positions YN Head Start $10.87 On-Call 09-16 09-30
2016-145 Office Assistant III YN Head Start $10.87 RFT 09-16 09-30
2016-173 Office Assistant III Comprehensive Community Alcoholism Program $10.87 RFT 09-06 09-19
2016-177 Court Administrator YN Tribal Court $23.71 RFT-Supervisory 09-13 10-04
2016-179 Fish Culturist II YN Fisheries YKFP Location: Prosser Hatchery $14.56 TFT 09-16 09-22
2016-180 Safety Monitor YN Head Start Location: White Swan, WA $10.87 Regular/Furlough 09-16 10-03
2016-181 Family Engagement-ERSEA-Transporation Coordinator YN Head Start Location: Wapato, WA $17.70 RFT-Supervisory 09-16 10-03
2016-182 Substitute Cook Aide (5) Positions YN Head Start $9.86 Intermittent/On-Call 09-22 09-06

For more information

Lucille Whitesell
509-865-5121 Ext.4833
Latonia Andy
509-865-5121 Ext.4387

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Courtesy Announcements:

Yakama Nation Forest Products (YFP): 08-02-2016
1) Human Resources Assistant DOQ/Fulltime/Non-Exempt Close Date August 15, 2016 3 Electricians, / Open Until Filled GENERAL LABORERS - on call, MILLWRIGHTS Apply onsite 251 Medicine Valley Road, White Swan, WA. 98952 Upstairs in Large Sawmill / Human Resource Office, Mail: P.O. Box 489, White Swan, WA 98952 Fax: 509-874-3022 Visit our website for more information & applications www.yakama-forest.com Yakama Forest Products practices enrolled Yakama preference.
Yakama Nation Housing Authority 06-13-2016
APPLICATION PROCESS: Submit a current YNHA Employment Application to the receptionist/staff person at the front desk: Yakama Nation Housing Authority, 611 S. Camas Ave., Wapato, WA. Feel free to contact human resources at 509-877-6171, ext. 1024. Email farrel@ynha.com for a job announcement and YNHA employment application.
Yakama Nation Legends Casino 09-21-2016
1)F&B Busser- Opened: 9/16/16 Closed: 9/27/16, 2) F&B Cook I- Opened: 9/16/16 Closed: 9/27/16, 3)F&B Server- Opened: 9/19/16 Closed: 9/29/16, 4)F&B Sous Chef-Opened 9/13/16 Closed: 9/22/16, 5)Finance Lead Accountant- Opened: 9/13/16 Closed: 9/22/16, 6)Machines Attendant- Opened 9/16/16 Closed: 9/27/16, 7)Marketing PBX Operator: Opened- 9/14/16 Closed: 9/23/16, 8)Marketing Players Development Manager- Opened: 9/9/16 Closed: 9/23/16, 9)Security Officer- Opened: 9/16/16 Closed: 9/27/16, 10)Hotel Call Center & Yield Manager: Opened: 9/19/16 Closed: 10/4/016, 11)Hotel Valet Manager: Opened: 9/19/16 Closed: 10/4/16, 12)Hotel Housekeeping Clerk- Opened: 9/19/16 Closed: 9/30/16, 13)Hotel Shift Manager- Opened: 9/19/16 Closed: 9/30/16, 14)Hotel Valet Supervisor- Opened: 9/19/16 Closed: 9/30/16, 15)Hotel Floor Section Supervisor- Opened: 9/19/16 Closed: APPLY to: https://www.hrapply.com/yakamalegends/AppJobList.jsp?op=reset Inquiries to (509) 865-8800 extension 5257,5253
Executive Director for Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission 08-22-2016
CRITFC's mission is to coordinate the efforts of the four Commission member tribes (Warm Springs, Umatilla, Yakama, and Nez Perce) to restore salmon to the Columbia River Basin, and to uphold the treaty rights of these sovereign nations. We seek a dynamic leader to serve as Executive Director of the Commission. Through a staff of approximately 100+ employees, and at the direction of the Commission, the Executive Director initiates strategies and manages all activities of the finance, administrative, research and development, legal, and law enforcement functions; develops and recommends programs designed to meet the Commission goals; implements policies and procedures approved by the Commission; and serves as a highly visible spokesperson for the Commission and its member tribes. This position requires an education or experience level equivalent to a Master Degree; considerable knowledge of the Columbia River Treaty Tribes, histories and cultures; working knowledge of Indian Law; specific working knowledge of tribal treaties especially as they apply to fishing rights; working knowledge of contract and grant management; computer literacy; highest integrity; excellent communication and public speaking skills; and proven skills in management of all business functions. Frequent travel including possible international travel is required. Hiring preference will be given to enrolled members of the Commission member tribes. If you are interested and qualified please send a cover letter, completed application (from our website) resume and six professional references, by October 10, 2016, to: CRITFC, Attn: HR, 700 NE Multnomah Street, Suite 1200 Portland, OR 97232, or fax to (503) 235-4228, or email to HR@critfc.org. See position details and information about CRITFC and our tribes at www.critfc.org.
Yakama Nation Human Resource Office

The Yakama Nation Human Resource Office provides access to online job listing, announcements & job application.

Yakama Nation has established an Equal Opportunity Employment, whereas we exercise Yakama Preference.
Yakama Nation is also an alcohol & drug-free workplace and requires alcohol & drug testing.

Veterans Preference: is pursuant to Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Veteran's Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974. Veterans Preference is allowed if the applicant received a discharge under honorable conditions. Please provide proof with copy of the Veteran's Form DD214.

Submit resume and application to:

Yakama Nation Human Resource
Mailing: P.O. Box 151,
Physical: 401 Fort Rd. Room 16,
Toppenish, WA 98948
Fax: to (509)-865-8777 .Phone: (509) 865-5121 X4381 or X4833

Applications will remain active on for six months. Thereafter it is the responsibility of the applicant to update his/her application. Questions, please call Human Resource Office.