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Employment Listings

Mar 24, 2019

Job # Position Location Wages Class Issued Closing PDF
2018-029 Substitute Teacher Tribal School $20.49 Intermittent/On-Call 01-26 04-04
2018-291 Accounting Advisor Fisheries FRM $16.86 RFT 01-15 04-04
2018-314 Game Warden Game Wardens-Public Safety $22.59 RFT 03-14 03-27
2018-335 Americorps Member (16) Positions Economic Development 4333.00 over a 7 month period TPT 12-14 04-04
2019-033 Social Worker II Nak Nu We Sha $19.51-$22.38 RFT 03-15 03-28
2019-052 Dental Hygientist LaTisha Dental $33.37 RFT 03-07 03-27
2019-054 Resource Worker I (10) Positions Tribal Forestry -WSFD $12.58 TFT 03-12 03-25
2019-056 Fuels Crewmember (4) Positions Fuels Management $13.87 Regular/Furlough 03-12 03-25
2019-057 Fuels Crewmember (8) Positions Fuels Management $13.87 TFT 03-12 03-25
2019-058 Initial Attack Lead Fire Fighter Fire Management $15.29 Regular/Furlough 03-12 04-04
2019-059 Resource Worker II (5) Positions Fire Management $13.87 TFT 03-12 04-04
2019-061 Research Technician Yakama Nation Language $14.56-$16.71 RFT 03-13 03-26
2019-062 Office Assistant III Fuels Management $10.87 TFT 03-13 03-26
2019-063 Fire Control Worker II (6) Positions Fire Management $13.87 TFT 03-18 04-05
2019-064 Heavy Equipment Operator III Fuels Management $17.70 Regular/Furlough 03-20 04-09
2019-065 Information Technology Technician Tribal School $18.58 RFT 03-20 04-09
2019-066 Transcriber-File Specialist General Council $16.05 RFT 03-22 04-04
2019-067 Surveillance Agent Gaming Commission $15.49 RFT 03-25 04-05

For more information

Lucille Whitesell
509-865-5121 Ext.4833
Ernestine Jim
509-865-5121 Ext.4387

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Courtesy Announcements:

Yakama Forest Products (YFP): 03-21-2019
Maintenance Superintendent, Reports To: Plant Manager, Status: DOE/FT/Exempt, Closes: Open Until Filled. Always looking for millwright, electricians and mechanics. To obtain an application, call 509-874-3004 or visit www.yakamaforestproducts.com to view or print application. Application and resume to be submitted to YFP Human Resources, PO Box 489, 251 Medicine Valley Rd., White Swan, WA 98952, Monday-Friday 8am-5pm.
Yakama Nation Legends Casino 03-21-2019
APPLY to: https://www.hrapply.com/yakamalegends/AppJobList.jsp?op=reset Inquiries to (509) 865-8800 extension 5257,5253
Yakama Nation Housing Authority 03-21-2019
#19-04 Human Resources Manager, Regular Full Time, $24.00/DOQ Open: 3/21/2019 Close: March 29, 2019 #19-03 Maintenance Mechanic, Regular Full Time, $18.00-$20.81/DOQ, Wednesday February 27, 2019 Wednesday March 22, 2019 Application Process: Complete job announcement and applications are available online at www.ynha.org or contact Human Resources at (509) 877-6171 ext. 1024 Submit complete applications and resume to: YNHA Human Resources, PO Box 156, 611 South Camas Avenue, Wapato, WA 98951. Monday – Friday (excluding holidays) between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
YAKAMART 03-21-2019
Position: Director of Operations Closing Date: 3/27/2019- Open Until Filled Wage: $18 H/R, Exempt Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, Some weekends Reports to: General Manager Job Description: The director of operations organizes and oversees the daily operations of the company to ensure the company is well coordinated and productive. In the absence of the General Manager, the senior business manager of the site(s) and property, having limited authority over and responsibility. Processes the operation’s payroll following federal, state, and tribal employment laws and regulations. Maintains complete records for the payroll process. Assist’s with any area need both administrative and operation and other duties as assigned. Responsibilities: • Liaising with General Manager to make decisions for operational activities and set strategic goals • Planning and monitoring the day-to-day running of business to ensure smooth progress • Supervising staff from different departments and provide constructive feedback • Evaluate regularly the efficiency of business procedures according to organizational objectives and apply improvements • Manage procurement processes and coordinate material and resources allocation • Oversee customer support processes and organize them to enhance customer satisfaction • Review financial information and adjust operational budgets to promote profitability • Revise and/or formulate policies and promote their implementation • Manage relationships/agreements with external partners/vendors • Evaluate overall performance by gathering, analyzing and interpreting data and metrics Return Applications to: Yakamart, Attn Joel D. John 111 Fort Rd, Toppenish WA, 98948 Applicants can apply in person, we do have applications in front at the store. Can contact Vernon Winishut acting Director of operations 509-314-4706, or contact Joel John the General Manager 509-314-4696. Applications must be completed- Resumes may be included
Yakama Power 02-28-2019
2 Positions Available for Grounds men entry position to the Apprenticeship ATTENTION: YAKAMA MEMBERSHIP YAKAMA POWER: Is looking for young Men and Women who have Strong math skills, with ability to Devote their time and effort to the Apprenticeship for 7,000 hours. You Will learn of the electrical trade during power outages, after hours, weekends, and callouts year round. Attend all necessary school Camp Rilea, Saturday School, with a passing grade of 80% or better to achieve your Journeyman Lineman Status. Currently accepting resumes and applications for Immediate training opportunities. REQUIREMENTS: High School graduate Or equivalent (GED) required. Valid WA Driver’s License with Ability to obtain a Class “A” CDL License. Will need to obtain a current Osha 10 card, First/Aid AED CPR card and flagger’s card. Ability to pass drug/Alcohol test. Must not be afraid of heights. If any of these requirements are Not met you will be dropped from training. Opening Date: February 28, 2019 Closing Date: March 27, 2018 Drop resume and Application off at our office: Location: 61220 U.S. Highway 97 Toppenish, WA. 98948, or Mail it to: P.O. Box 1279 Toppenish, WA. 98948 If you have any questions Please call our Human Resource Dept. (509)865-8406 Business Line: (509)865-7697 POSITION Description: Customer Services Representative GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF WORK This position is under the direct supervision of the Customer Service Manager (CSM). The incumbent serves as a direct public representative for Yakama Power in day-to-day contact with customers. Therefore, the incumbent must possess positive, productive customer skills, organizational skills, computer skills, and will need a basic understanding of receipting and balancing cash. Qualification Requirements • High school diploma or equivalency is required. • Must have 1 year experience working with computers and other office machines (adding machine, photo copier, fax, etc). • Must have 1 year experience working with the public. • Must have 1 year receiving and balancing payments. • Must have good communication skills – both orally and written. • Must be able to interpret policies and explain to others. • Must have good sense of humor and be able to promote positive working relations. • Must be able to work independently. • Must successfully pass drug and alcohol test. • Must possess a valid state driver’s license. • Yakama Power has established an Equal Opportunity Employment, whereas we exercise Yakama Preference. Closing Date: March 27, 2019 1 Position Available
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 X4387 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.