Careers

Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe

Summary of Job Openings

Leech Lake Band Member preference, MCT, and other Native American Indian preference apply.

Please submit Cover Letter, Resume, Credentials, 3 Letters of Reference, and Transcripts for positions requiring any Degree above High School Diploma or General Education Diploma

Interested parties may come into the Human Resources office to fill out an application or they can download an application from our website at www.llojibwe.org and may drop off or mail documents to:

Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe HR
190 Sailstar Dr NW
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Fax documents to: 1-218-335-3697
email documents to: kelly.losh@llbo.org

LLBO Policy: HR must receive your application and/or documents before or no later than 4:30 p.m. on the date the position is scheduled to close to be considered for a position.

Call 218-335-3698 or toll free 1-800-631-5528 for more information.

All positions require a LLBO application

Applications are accepted only for positions posted and assigned a job code.
COPY OF DRIVERS LICENSE IS REQUIRED FOR POSITIONS REQUIRING A MVR.
Applications will be void if application is not signed or required forms are not submitted by closing date.
Re-advertised positions will require a newly submitted application with required forms.

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Last Update: May 20, 2019


THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS CLOSE ON MAY 31ST, 2019


VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Provide general support and services to battered women and children. Advocate for the women in seeking housing, employment, and services related to seeking safety for victim and children. Advocate for other general crimes, including but not limited to domestic violence, sexual assault, elder abuse and other incidents. Provides supervision of other Crime Victim Advocates.

Education/Experience: High School diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D) required. Advocacy training required. Supervision of subordinates from previous employment.

Duties/Responsibilities: Provide on-going support services and advocacy to battered women. Develop and maintain a working relationship with local law enforcement agencies, the criminal justice system, and work collaboratively in understanding the dynamics of victim services. Respond to crisis calls and make visits with victims of general crimes. Provide support services and transportation in response to victims. Prepare a monthly report outlining monthly activities etc.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for assisting counselor to identify individual client needs, learning to design effective treatment/aftercare plans and providing individual and group counseling in order to assist in the recovery from chemical dependency.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.) is required. Must obtain Rule 25 Assessor Certification within six (6) months of hire.

Duties/Responsibilities: Under supervision of Lead Counselor, schedules: introductory meeting with clients conducts initial orientation and educates about program requirements, procedures, policies, etc. Assists in Assessing client needs through counselor’s intake, identifies family, environmental, social and legal issues. Schedules group therapy sessions, facilitates group discussions by providing alternative outlets for individual communication.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Provide dependable financial service to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe through expertise and practical procedures for processing and maintaining sound financial records.

Education/Experience: Two-year degree in Accounting or; Accounting courses with a minimum of 1-year work experience in Accounting or; High School diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.) with a minimum of 2 years work experience in Accounting.

Duties/Responsibilities: Assists the Budget Analyst in recording and maintaining accurate financial records. Prepares periodic financial status reports and assists in completing monthly closeouts of general fund programs as they relate to reservation reporting requirements. Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare and post general journal entries, approve purchase requisitions and disbursement vouchers, and submit financial status reports to programs as requested.

Summary: Responsible for advertising positions and recruiting employees within the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and retaining job descriptions. Administers, analyzes and assists in the development, implementation and maintenance of the compensation and compliance programs, organization wide.

Education/Experience: BA degree from an accredited university in Business Management is preferred. Minimum five years’ human resources experience, preferably in compensation or special projects areas is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered in lieu of education requirements. Experience working with an Information Systems with Applicant Tracking software system or willingness to learn.

Duties/Responsibilities: Creates, maintains and updates Weekly Job Summary of open positions of the LLBO. Perform wage analyses on current and developing positions within the LLBO. Creates, maintains and distributes sub-files after designated posting periods. Develop, implement and re-design forms needed for performing job duties effectively.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for planning and implementing activities for youth in the area of sports and recreation, health and fitness, cultural and youth educational programming.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D) is required. Two years’ experience working with youth is preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Plan a wide range of diverse activities for youth that will consist of recreational sports, health, fitness, cultural, education and prevention programming. Implement programs and trainings or identify instructors and resources to accommodate these programs. Schedule youth programs in all required areas and age groups. Programming will require the working of evenings, weekends and holidays to address youth interest.


THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS CLOSE ON MAY 24TH, 2019


VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: To provide expert nutrition education and consultation to the people of the Leech Lake Reservation.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition, Education, Public Health, Health Education or related field required. Experience in nutrition education, community nutrition, cooking classes or working with low income clients preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Assist, develop and implement up-to-date nutrition education programs. Serve as a community resource in the area of nutrition. Planning and preparing for nutrition events. Strive to serve underserved areas of the Leech Lake Reservation.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for performing new construction and remodeling by interpreting and preparing instruction of all buildings assigned to Facilities Management.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.). Six months to one year of residential carpentry experience.

Duties/Responsibilities: Determines material and estimated time needed on assigned projects. Measure, cut and installs construction materials according to work order(s). Operates and maintains all carpenter equipment, power and hand tools, etc. Maintain accurate daily work log, including scheduling work sites, labor hours, material usage and vehicle use.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: To assist Health, Nutrition & Safety Manager in providing healthy and safe learning environment. Encourage good safe habits that promote healthy development and lifelong well-being.

Education/Experience: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) preferred or related field/experience.

Duties/Responsibilities: Determine each child’s health status, in collaboration with parents, no later than 90 days after enrollment. Communicate with parents/guardian to ensure all health documents are received and link child/families into an on-going health system. Provide guidance and resources related to health that is appropriate for child’s health and well-being. Provide initial guidance and recommendations to staff regarding children health issues.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for ensuring each child participating in the SFSP receives a nutritional and creditable meal, providing a safe and sanitary environment.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Work experience in cooking is preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Ensure safe and sanitary conditions in the kitchen and all equipment. Must follow sanitary guideline by wearing hairnets, gloves, aprons, etc. Ensures proper cleaning of kitchen and follow cleaning schedule. Must be able to supervise the site and children participating in the SFSP. Assist and comply with Site Reviews that are conducted once in the first four weeks or when necessary

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Under the support and direction of the Coordinator, the Preventative Service Representative will be responsible for transportation of families to medical & dental appointments.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D).

Duties/Responsibilities: Provide social support and informal counseling to clientele. Advocate for individuals and community health needs. Be knowledgeable regarding other resources as appropriate. Manage assigned caseload of clientele and their families.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: The Manager is responsible for day-to-day operations and supervision of the Men’s Outpatient Program. The manager will organize, supervise, and provide quality assurance and compliance with all state/Tribal licensing standards.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in behavioral sciences preferred. Two years of management experience in related field required. An equivalent combination of education and practical experience will be considered. LADC or ACD Certification is required, or in final steps of completing.

Duties/Responsibilities: Carries out all aspects of Policies and Procedures of the Outpatient Program. Constant review, revision, and edit to upkeep Men’s Outpatient Policies and Procedures updated and current. Directly oversees daily operations and problem solving among the Men’s Outpatient Program. Conducts regular and routine staff meetings with the goals of creating effective communication with staff with the goal of improving services and to enhance efficiency.


THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ARE OPEN UNTIL FILLED


VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible in meeting each child’s nutritional needs, providing a sanitary environment and establishing good eating habits that promote healthy development and lifelong well-being.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred

Duties/Responsibilities: Responsible to maintain required trainings and certifications. Maintain a safe and sanitary kitchen and equipment. Must follow cleaning schedule: Daily, Weekly, and Monthly, cleaning must be completed to ensure sanitary conditions. Follow the Cycle Menu that provides creditable and nutritional meals for children.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: The Environmental Health Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive health program for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe.

Education/Experience: Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Health, Environmental Science or related field from an accredited College or University. One (1) year Environmental Health related field experience. Environmental Health/Sanitarian experience.

Duties/Responsibilities: Recommends water system disinfections and water sample collection methods. Keeps Reservation owned water systems in compliance with USEPA Safe Drinking Water Regulations through the monitoring of regulated parameters. Conducts annual surveys of community water, wastewater, and solid waste facilities.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: To adequately staff the ambulance service with certified Emergency Medical Technicians and to provide 24-hour medical services.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D). Hold current certification or documentation in a Department of Transportation approved Emergency Vehicle Operators course or complete within 3 months of hire. Must complete within 3 months of hire all advanced life support variances that are part of the ambulance service protocol.

Duties/Responsibilities: Adhere to ambulance policies, procedures, standing orders and protocols. Adhere to policies governing staff conduct. Work a minimum of four (4) scheduled shifts per month at part-time status or 32 hours per week minimum full-time status. Attend all scheduled and unscheduled in-service sessions and staff meetings.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for planning and implementing activities for youth in the area of sports and recreation, health and fitness, cultural and youth educational programming.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D) is required. Two years’ experience working with youth is preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Plan a wide range of diverse activities for youth that will consist of recreational sports, health, fitness, cultural, education and prevention programming. Implement programs and trainings or identify instructors and resources to accommodate these programs. Schedule youth programs in all required areas and age groups.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for transporting youth and coaching all sports within the program, also responsible for promoting health and fitness for youth as well as adults.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D) is required. Two years of experience working with youth is preferred

Duties/Responsibilities: Plan a wide range of diverse activities for youth that will consist of recreational sports, health and fitness. Implement programs and trainings or identify instructors and resources to accommodate the programs. Programming will require the working of evening and weekends to address youth interest. Provide and maintain a monthly calendar of programs for the Sports Manager.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Responsible for overseeing the budget process and preparing the necessary items for budget committee meetings. Assist with maintaining the general ledger and ensuring necessary reporting is submitted on time.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field; Or Associates Degree in Accounting, or related field, and four years of related experience; Knowledge of government accounting standards, tribal government experience preferred; Expertise in Generally Accepted Accounting Practices (GAAP).

Duties/Responsibilities: Assist in maintaining the general ledger and preparing financial statements. Assist in monitoring and supervising the program/grant accounting, both internal and external reporting. Participate in budget preparation and review.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: To provide quality nursing services and education within the Diabetes Clinic and Program to the people of the Leech Lake Reservation by working with a team, using an interdisciplinary approach to Diabetes Care.

Education/Experience: Current, unrestricted Minnesota Licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN), required. Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, preferred. Must have current CPR Certification or get within 90 days. Phlebotomy experience or willing to be trained.

Duties/Responsibilities: Will manage multiple aspects of the diabetes clinics; provide direct patient care, GPRA and comprehensive diabetes screening, scheduling, lab draws, immunizations, basic education, basic foot assessment, and teach self-blood glucose monitoring and consult with physicians regarding changes in patient’s plan of treatment as appropriate. Will maintain appropriate program records in compliance with IHS, Tribal, and SDPI granting agency policies. Will assist with organization and selection of appropriate education materials to be used with clients and for use in training health care professionals and para professionals.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for assisting counselor to identify individual client needs, learning to design effective treatment/aftercare plans and providing individual and group counseling in order to assist in the recovery from chemical dependency.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.) is required. Must obtain Rule 25 Assessor Certification within six (6) months of hire.

Duties/Responsibilities: Documents and maintains clients’ participation and progress using approved charting systems. Assists in developing additional treatment/aftercare plans with professional staff. Provides referrals to clients on available resources and services within the reservation and surrounding counties. Prior to completion of client’s final week, schedules and explains follow-up services recommended for continued recovery.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: The Associate Tribal Attorney has the primary responsibility of assisting the Legal Department Director with analysis for ongoing legal cases and issues in a broad spectrum of practice areas central to the needs of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe.

Education/Experience: Juris Doctorate Degree. Entry-level candidate with 0 to 3 years of experience preferred, but all qualified applicants will be considered. A strong knowledge and understanding of a variety of issues, including but not limited to matters of business law, insurance law, tax law, corporate law, finance law, contract law, gaming law, employment law, environmental law. Strong governmental and administrative skills, knowledge and abilities.

Duties/Responsibilities: Provide analysis for ongoing legal cases and issues including Business Transactions, Finance, Gaming, Government Affairs, Litigation, Environmental Law and Policy, Energy, Natural Resources, Taxation, Tribally controlled schools and colleges, and Tribal Housing. Responsible for accomplishing all directives in a timely manner, anticipating and preventing concerns and issues that may arise. Researches and drafts complex legal opinions, prepares drafts of contracts, notices, ordinances, codes, resolutions and other legal documents.

BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for helping to ensure that the classrooms contribute to the growth and development of each child.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Enroll in and attain a Pre-School CDA within first year of employment.

Duties/Responsibilities: Complete student records and reports accurately, reports include: running logs, observations, TSG (individual student progress information), data entry, incident/accident forms, etc. Assist in keeping classroom sanitary, organized and inviting. Provide and deliver developmentally, culturally and linguistically appropriate learning experiences in language, literacy, mathematics, social and emotional functioning, approaches to learning, science, physical skills and creative arts.

BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for helping to ensure that the classrooms contribute to the growth and development of each child.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Enroll in and attain a Pre-School CDA within first year of employment.

Duties/Responsibilities: Assist in keeping classroom sanitary, organized and inviting. Provide and deliver developmentally, culturally and linguistically appropriate learning experiences in language, literacy, mathematics, social and emotional functioning, approaches to learning, science, physical skills and creative arts. Implementing the Creative Curriculum and Ojibwe Culture and language into the classroom.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Responsible for the creation of records & archives management system, including storage and retrieval, digitization and preservation of all pertinent governmental records/documents and historic materials.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s or Graduate Degree preferred. Related experience in records and/or archive management.

Duties/Responsibilities: Establish new records and archives management system. Developing, maintaining, verifying and evaluating existing systems. Overseeing the switch from paper to electronic record keeping.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: To provide assistance, guidance, and support to the programs sponsored by the Leech Lake Tribal Council in the areas of community and development, as well as grant writing and management.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in: planning, business or public administration or related field. Experience in grant writing, grant management, program planning and program administration. Experience in tribal government preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Assist the Tribal Council and its divisions in the development and advocacy of the Reservation’s comprehensive social and economic development programs, plans and ventures. Responsible for initiating research, conducting studies, developing plans and strategies for Reservation development projects. Coordinate the development of short and long term plans for Reservation resources, including community development, housing, transportation, and infrastructure.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Police Officers protect life and property, preserve the peace, prevent offenses, detect and apprehend offenders and help those in need of assistance.

Education/Experience: No previous Law Enforcement experience required. Must have successfully completed; Basic Police Training Program and/or program provided by a Federal Law Enforcement Training Center.

Duties/Responsibilities: Promote crime prevention and undertake community-policing activities to improve quality of community life. Patrol assigned areas within the Reservation, including all communities, housing areas, roadways and waterways, federal and tribal buildings on foot or in vehicles to check security of property and watch for unusual activity. Maintain daily log sheets, reports, investigations, citations etc.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible to provide safe, clean and properly functioning buildings and grounds of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe facilities and property for guests and staff.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D) preferred. Six months to one year of general experience.

Duties/Responsibilities: Must practice safety precautions and be safety conscious at all times. Performs grounds care, including but not limited to, mowing, trimming, edging, pruning, fertilizing, watering, reseeding, applying fungicides, herbicides, insecticides and sterilants; sweeping walks and drives; patching parking lots and drives; repairing signs, snow removal, spreading sand, salt or ice melt. Operates, maintains power and non-powered grounds care equipment.

BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for maintaining supplies and planning/preparing meals at the Halfway House to ensure a healthy and nutritionally balanced diet for all residents.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.).

Duties/Responsibilities: Verifies number of diners for each meal, plans each meal for each day. Prepares meals to meet nutritional guidelines. Cleans kitchen equipment and appliances daily, ensures that table is set, dishes cleared, dishwasher stacked and unstacked following each meal.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Assist Construction Manager with organizing, plans, and coordinates assigned major LLBO construction projects.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in civil engineering preferred with six years of increasingly responsible experience in civil engineering and/or extensive experience in the construction field is required.

Duties/Responsibilities: Review plans, engineering reports and proposed ordinances submitted by division heads. Assist Construction Manager on Tribal programs related to construction. Develop cost estimates for construction jobs.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: This position supervises resident compliances with program rules and regulations during program manager’s absence and provides approved transportation for residents.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D).

Duties/Responsibilities: Cook, wash dishes, grocery shopping and cleaning when needed. Distribute, monitor and document clients prescribed medication. Assist with office duties when needed. Monitors, supervises and documents daily resident activities and behaviors.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Compliance Legal Officer will work on revising and amending the Utility Service and Rights-of-way Trespass Ordinance and on implementing/enforcing the Ordinance as directed by the Commission and the Reservation Tribal Council.

Education/Experience: Professional Law Degree from an accredited law school (J.D). Undergraduate college degree. High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D). Experience with tribal and federal Indian law.

Duties/Responsibilities: Assist the TERO Commission and TERO office with drafting amendments, resolutions, correspondence, notices and other documents, research Federal, State and Tribal TERO issues and keep up-to-date on TERO issues, attend Commission meetings or hearings when requested, assist with TERO collection matters.

BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for providing personal care and designated health-related services designed to maintain the clients’ physical and emotional well-being for those clients living at Red Cedar Assisted Living Center. This position assists clients with tasks of daily living as indicated on the Service Agreement, the Electronic Health Record (EHR), and other services as delegated by the RN.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D). CNA/HHA Certification required

Duties/Responsibilities: Understand standard precautions used for infection control and adhere to them.
Follow policy and procedure for administrating medications PRN standing orders. Assist clients with activities of daily living as indicated on their individual service agreement (including but not limited to dressing, showering, grooming, toilet assistance, and escorting). Assist clients with daily room order and light housekeeping.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Under direct supervision, reviews and coordinates routine purchase requests in accordance with Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe policies and applicable Tribal and Federal Laws.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D) is required. One to three months related experience and/or training is preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Reviews, obtains approval, and processes purchasing requests such as Purchase Requisitions and Purchase Orders for goods or services to ensure compliance with the LLBO purchasing procedures and user requirements. Prepares requests for; simple bids, requests for quotes, and proposals.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: This position supervises resident compliances with program rules and regulations during counselor absence and provides approved transportation for residents.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D).

Duties/Responsibilities: Cook, wash dishes, grocery shopping and clean upstairs area for clients when cook is not available. Distribute, monitor and document clients prescribed medication. Monitors, supervises and documents daily resident activities and behaviors. Provides active support to residents’ sobriety goals.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Works with women (prenatal and post-partum) at the highest risk for having poor birth outcomes; providing home visits, acting as a referral source for clients, making physical assessments, screening for risk factors and setting goals for the client with follow-up made through the first three years of the child’s life.

Education/Experience: Licensed Registered Nursing or Public Health Nursing Certification is required. Prefer experience in Public Health but are willing to train for position.

Duties/Responsibilities: Provide high quality health care services and ensure accessibility and availability of health services. Provides services for identified prenatal population of the Leech Lake Reservation. Makes physical assessments; screening for risk factors; case management, smoking status assessment, housing assessment, domestic violence assessment, depression screening and substance abuse assessment.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: To provide assistance, guidance and support to the businesses and programs sponsored by the Leech Lake Tribal
Council in the areas of economic and community development, as well as grant research and writing.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in planning, business or public administration or related field is required.

Minimum two years’ experience in all aspects of business planning and development, experience in complex project planning and development, experience in grant writing, grant management, program planning and program administration experience in utilizing planning and business models and tools to create comprehensive plans and strategies, experience in tribal government preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Assist the Tribal Council and its divisions in the development and advocacy of the Reservation’s comprehensive social and economic development programs, plans and ventures. Responsible for initiating; research,
conducting studies, developing plans and strategies for Reservation development projects. Coordinate the development of short and long term plans for Reservation resources, including community development, housing, transportation and infrastructure.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Provide primary health care services within the Tribal operated, community based clinics.

Education/Experience: Minnesota State License of Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA-C) is required. Two years of primary health care experience in a tribally operated, Indian Health Service Program, or rural clinic is preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Provide high-quality health care services within scope of practice designated by the specific certification held by the provider including the following: Accessible and available health services. Education of and effective communication with those served, concerning the diagnosis and treatment of their medical conditions, appropriate preventive measures, and use of the health care system. Treatment that is consistent with clinical impressions and working diagnoses. Continuity of care.

BCA REQUIRED

Summary: This position is responsible for helping to ensure that the classrooms contribute to the growth and development of each child.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Enroll in and attain an Infant/Toddler CDA within first year of employment.

Duties/Responsibilities: Engage in on-going program assessment and monitoring to ensure quality services are being provided. Assist in keeping classroom sanitary, organized and inviting. Provide and deliver developmentally, culturally and linguistically appropriate learning experiences in language, literacy, mathematics, social and emotional functioning, approaches to learning, science, physical skills and creative arts.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible in meeting each child’s nutritional needs, providing a sanitary environment and establishing good eating habits that promote healthy development and lifelong well-being.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred or attained within first year of employment.

Duties/Responsibilities: Serve Safe training (or similar) and Food Managers Certification or ability to obtain with in introductory period and maintain through recertification classes. Maintain a safe and sanitary kitchen and equipment. Assist the Leech Lake Registered Dietician, Health/Nutrition Manager and/or Lead Cook in menu planning. Must be able to prepare dishes from recipes and adjust recipes quantities when needed.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Will provide counseling services to American Indian adults, children, and families who reside on or near the Leech Lake Reservation. Services are based on individual, child, and family needs and are offered at varying levels of involvement, such as crisis intervention, individual and family counseling sessions, school based services, family and community support services, and mental health assessments.

Education/Experience: Master Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or related field and on track for licensure as a Mental Health Professional. Licensed Graduate Social Worker (L.G.S.W.) or Licensed Professional Counselor (L.P.C.) preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Develops and implements Individual Treatment Plans (ITP) with clients according to the diagnostic assessment and mental health providers input. Completes psycho-social, functional, and behavioral assessments, to include a basic assessment of risk. Provide weekly individual and/or family therapy for clients. Provide therapeutic groups and activities as needed under the components of Children’s Therapeutic Services and Supports (CTSS).

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Responsible for providing direct mental health services, including psychotherapy, with an emphasis on individuals and families, using various treatment modalities and skills to produce social, psychological, emotional, and spiritual well-being.

Education/Experience: Master’s degree or Ph.D. in Psychology, Marriage & Family Therapy, Counseling, or Social Work and three (3) years’ experience in the mental health field required. Must be a Licensed Psychologist (LP), Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) required. Must be eligible for tribal licensure within 3 months of hire required.

Duties/Responsibilities: Completes initial assessment and reviews client history, including medical and family background and related environment. Provides comprehensive DSM standard diagnostic assessment. Certified or eligible to become certified to provide DC 0-3 assessments for children ages four and under.

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Summary: Will work to assist in the improvement of the social and psychological functioning of children and their families and to maximize the family well-being and the academic functioning of children.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, counseling, or related field. Prefer Licensed Social Worker. Completion of Target Case Manager training within one year of hire.

Duties/Responsibilities: Assists the child and the child’s family in obtaining needed mental health services by coordinating with the family and other agencies to assure collaboration of services, effectiveness of services, and continuity of care. Determines need, eligibility, and level of needed services, and provides referral to appropriate providers. Assists in the application for Medical Assistance. Assists in obtaining transportation to mental health services.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for providing opportunities for parents to empower themselves to become self-sufficient by assessing their needs.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.) is required.

Duties/Responsibilities: Be familiar with current Head Start Performance Standards and the Leech Lake Center Based licensing requirements. Utilize developmentally appropriate practices and guidance. Attend Family Service Advisory Committee meetings and also attend parent meetings if requested.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: This position will provide coordination of crisis services for both children and adults who reside on or near the Leech Lake Reservation. The position will involve coordination of suicide prevention, developing and implementing suicide prevention programs.

Education/Experience: Bachelor Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology or related field. 4,000 hours of supervised experience in the delivery of services to people with mental illness. Prefer Master Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology or related field.

Duties/Responsibilities: Responsible for coordination of Mental Health crisis line and crisis teams. Provide follow up surveys to consumers from crisis calls received to the crisis line and Leech Lake Behavioral Health. Follow up with all crisis contracted employees a minimum of one time per month. Set up quarterly crisis training for advocates and crisis team members.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: The CD Counselor primary responsibilities is admission and discharge duties, treatment planning, delivery of treatment service, group facilitation; maintain accurate records, progress reports, services provided and family support and education.

Education/Experience: Associate Degree in Human Services or related field required. Bachelor Degree or 30 hours of specialized adolescent training preferred. At least 5 years of supervised work experience in the CD field. An equivalent combination of education and work experience may be considered.

Duties/Responsibilities: Work with Program Director and staff to develop a quality and effective treatment program by promoting communication and networking among staff and other related programs. Develop client treatment plans based on research, clinical experience, client’s histories, client’s records and confer with other professionals in order to evaluate mental and physical conditions and to determine their suitability for participation in specific programs.

Summary: Provide dependable financial service to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe through expertise and practical procedures for processing and maintaining sound financial records.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in Finance or Accounting or; Two-year degree in Finance or Accounting and four years related work experience or; High School diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.) with a minimum of six years’ work experience in Finance or Accounting.

Duties/Responsibilities: Assists the Accounting Team Leader in recording and maintaining accurate general ledger balances and proper recording of revenue recognition. Perform closeouts on special revenue funds to include general journal entries, disbursement vouchers, and submitting financial status reports to funding agencies. Reconcile balance sheet control accounts to subsidiary records and to verify that financial statements are accurate and issued in a timely manner.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for ensuring that the classrooms contribute to the growth and development of each child. Guides the planning and implementation of a comprehensive child development program that meets or exceeds the Head Start Performance Standards.

Education/Experience: Possess a minimum of an AA or BA degree in Early Childhood Education or related field. Supervisory experience within the past two years is preferred. Experience working with pre-school children is preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Provide developmentally appropriate opportunities that cover the eleven domains: language/ literacy, mathematics, science, creative arts, social/emotional, approaches to learning, physical/health, social studies, knowledge & Skills, logic & reasoning, and English language development. Encourage involvement of the families of children in ECD and support the development of relationships between children and their families.

Job Code: Cass Lake: 18-095

BCA REQUIRED

Summary: This position is responsible to work as a team to ensure the safety of children and that the classrooms contribute to the growth and development of each child.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Enroll in and attain a CDA within first year of employment.

Duties/Responsibilities: Assist with preparation of weekly lesson plans, material needs, monthly newsletters, etc. Plan appropriate activities based on each individual child’s needs. Utilize developmentally appropriate practices and guidance.

BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Assist in the daily operations of the program including supporting youth and facilitating coordination of the education, construction, case management, life skills, job placement and leadership components of the program to meet YouthBuild participant needs.

Education/Experience: Minimum of three years’ professional journey level construction experience required. Knowledge of OSHA regulations and First Aid and CPR training preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Coordinate with Leech Lake programs and entities to develop a detailed construction plan and schedule, material needs and other information as required and keep them informed of construction progress and challenges. Identify leadership development and community service opportunities located within the Leech Lake community. Lead and supervise students in community service projects as requested.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM

Summary: Responsible for providing skills training to adolescents in a school setting to foster rehabilitation through teaching and practice of specific skills that are impaired by the child’s mental health issues.

Education/Experience: BA/BS with 2000 hours of supervision is preferred. May also meet eligibility by meeting only one of the requirements listed below: No BA, but completed 6000 hours of supervised experience. Graduate student enrolled in Behavioral Sciences or related field. Master’s/Doctorate in Behavioral Sciences or related field.

Duties/Responsibilities: Become familiar with the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Human Services programs and social service agencies in surrounding counties. Develop an Individual Treatment Plan for clients based on their Diagnostic Assessment. Complete Progress Notes, ITP reviews and Discharge Summaries within the time frame required. Develop and facilitate client support and skills building sessions. Provide transportation when needed.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for planning and implementing activities for youth in the area of sports and recreation, health and fitness, cultural and youth educational programming.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D) is required. Two years’ experience working with youth is preferred.

Duties/Responsibilities: Plan a wide range of diverse activities for youth that will consist of recreational sports, health, fitness, cultural, education and prevention programming. Programming will require the working of evenings, weekends and holidays to address youth interest.

VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED

Summary: Responsible for providing opportunities for parents to empower themselves to become self-sufficient by assessing their needs. Determines if there is a need for services and provides resources to families to enable them to move toward their goals.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.) is required.

Duties/Responsibilities: Prepare and submit weekly and monthly written reports as directed by supervisor. Submit family contacts to Team Leader & Family & Community Partnership Manager for case discussion, plan of action and follow-up as needed. Maintain a healthy, emotional climate in the classroom setting. Promote and include culture and language into the classroom and in the home.