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Nov 28, 2015

Job # Position Location Wages Issued Closing PDF
2015-167 3rd Ad Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Behavior Health $44.72 TPT 11-18 12-03
2015-215 Fisheries Technician I/II YN Fisheries YKFP Location: 1-Topp,Prosser,Cle Elum I$12.58 II$14.56 DOQ RFT 11-12 12-07
2015-216 Classification Analyst YN Human Resources $20.49 RFT 11-12 11-25
2015-219 Suicide Prevention-Behavior Therapist II Behavioral Health $23.71 RFT 11-18 12-03
2015-221 Civil Pro Se Legal Assistant Public Defenders $17.70 TFT 11-18 11-25
2015-222 Bookkeeper III Tribal Historic Preservation Office $13.21 RFT 11-18 12-03
2015-223 Associate Attorney II Office of Legal Counsel $40.56 RFT 11-18 12-04

For more information

Lucille Whitesell
509-865-5121 X4833
Dailene Sampson
509-865-5121 X4387

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Courtesy Announcements:

Gaming Commissioners (2) Positions 11-06-2015
Gaming Commissioners Open: 11/06/15 Close: 11/23/15 (2) Two Positions Hourly Wage: $27.39/Regular/Full-Time All interested applicants can report to Yakama Nation General Council Office, room 120 located at the Yakama Indian Nation Agency Complex, 401 Fort Rd Toppenish WA 98948, Monday-Friday, 8:00 to 5:00 for additional Information call (509) 865-5121 Ext. 6052, 6053 or 4304 Closing Date: November 23, 2015 Members of the Gaming Commission are responsible for licensing and regulations of the Gaming Entity and Gaming Activities, but shall not have management responsibility for the Gaming Entity or Gaming Activities. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:  Ability to understand and implement regulations pertinent to Yakama Nation Gaming Ordinance, Tribal/State Compact and federal law.  Experience and/or knowledge in accounting, auditing, tribal and federal law, or law enforcement or investigation preferred, but not required. General Recruiting Indicators: The following minimum requirements must be met to qualify for membership on the commission:  Enrolled member of the Yakama Nation  Twenty-five (25) years of age  Reside on or near the Yakama Nation Reservation, or near the Gaming Entity or Gaming Activity  Successful completion of a background investigation for suitability in gaming industry, including but not limited to, criminal record, driving record, employment history, credit history, and other personal background information.  Required to pass a pre-employment alcohol and drug test. Compensation:  Commissioners shall be compensated at rates to be set by the Tribal Council and General Council Executive Officers. Commissioners shall be eligible for fringe benefits which are available to other employees of the Yakama Nation of the extent the provider of such benefits qualifies the Gaming Commission positions for such benefits. Subject of approval by the Tribal Council and General Council Executive Officers and in accordance with procedures adopted by those bodies, Commissioners shall be reimbursed for expenses incurred in connection with the performance of their Gaming Commission duties. Disqualifications for Office: The following persons shall not serve as Commissioners:  Employees of any Gaming Entity on the Reservation  Persons related to any Gaming Contractor (including any principle thereof or closely associated independent contractor) or  Persons who do not qualify to serve in such a position as result of finds of a background investigation, including a criminal history review, conducted under the direction of the Tribal Police Department and the Chief of Police.
Yakama Nation Forest Products (YFP): 11-23-2015
Yakama Forest Products is accepting applications for 3 Electricians, / Open Until Filled GENERAL LABORERS - on call, CERTIFIED 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 or Call 509-874-3000. Yakama Forest Products practices enrolled Yakama preference.
Notice Application-Board of Director Yakama Forest Products 11-23-2015
The Yakama Forest Products with the exterior boundaries of the Yakama Reservation is currently accepting applications for selection to its Board of Director Member. Interested applicants need to submit a letter of application, which includes the name, address, telephone number, tribal enrollment and/or business affiliation. Applicants should include a complete resume along with the letter of interest. All applicants must be willing to submit to have a criminal background and drug test. Board of Director Member’s requirements are available from the Yakama Nation General Council Office Rm. 120, located at the Yakama Indian Nation Agency Headquarters, 401 Fort Rd., Toppenish, WA. Monday thru Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Phone number 509-865-5121 ext.6053. This letter of application must be signed, dated and delivered to Yakama General Council: P.O. Box 151, 401 Fort Rd., Toppenish, WA 98948.
Yakama Legends Casino 11-18-2015
Marketing Special Events/Promotion Coordinator Open Date: 11/16/15 Date Closed: 11/30/15 Pay: $18.68 per hour. **The application and job descriptions are currently online, please visit the Legends Casino Human Resources office to apply or visit our website at: https://www.hrapply.com/yakamalegends/AppJobList.jsp?op=reset. **If you are interested in the SOAR Program, please visit the Human Resources office at Legends Casino https://www.hrapply.com/yakamalegends/Setup.app
The Yakama Nation Housing Authority (YNHA) has the following openings: 11-09-2015
Job # 15-20 Chief Financial Officer ; Salary:$85,000-$100,000 DOQ. Open 10/28/15; Closes: 11/30/15. 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 or YNHA Deputy Director at ext. 1032. Email robin@ynha.com or preston@ynha.com for a complete job announcement and YNHA employment application.
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.