Employment

Posted By Cody On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 With 0 Comments

The job listings shown here are the same ones appearing weekly in the printed One Feather.  They will be updated each week as the paper comes out.

(Updated Week of March 23-29, 2017)

Hiring: The Oconaluftee Indian Village is seeking workers for the 2017 season. We are looking for people willing to educate the public about the Cherokee history and culture in fun, exciting ways. We want applicants who take pride in the Cherokee culture and possess good work ethics. Applications and job descriptions can be picked up at the Cherokee Historical main office.
Positions available:
Tour Guides/Greeters, Crafters, Historical Re-enactors,
Concession, Box Office, Gift Shop, Janitor/Maintenance
Guidelines:
• Be an enrolled member of a federally recognized tribe (Except specific historical reenactment roles)
• Must be able to show up at 8:30am and work until 5:00pm when required.
• Age requirement: 17yrs or older (except for Mentoring Program)
• Be willing to work weekends and holidays
Must make it through the interview process if selected.

 

The Tribal Employment Rights Office (T.E.R.O.) is seeking to hire legal counsel to provide services to the Director of the EBCI’s Indian preference program. The attorney hired will be responsible for providing efficient, comprehensive and decisive services to ensure that the legal interests of TERO are addressed adequately.
Must be an enrolled member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. Must hold a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an American Bar Association (ABA) accredited law school and be a member in good standing of the North Carolina State Bar. The Attorney must be familiar with Tribal law, Indian law and Indian preference laws. Prior experience in a Tribal program and court room experience of least ten (10) years is required.
If interested, please send resume to tero@nc-cherokee.com.

 

Part-time Manager’s Assistant The Watershed Association of the Tuckasegee River (WATR) a nonprofit environmental group, seeks an assistant to help plan and complete outdoor activities and occasional evening meetings. Desire to preserve the environment is required. Computer skills are a plus. Job is part-time – 1 to 2 days per week with the duration dependent on grant funding. Leave phone or text message at (828) 507-9144. The WATR Oconaluftee office is near downtown Cherokee. Pay is dependent on skills and experience. References will be checked.

 

CHEROKEE INDIAN HOSPITAL AUTHORITY has the following jobs available:
Dental Assistant II
Applications and job descriptions are available at the Cherokee Indian Hospital Human Resources Office, Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 4:00pm. For more information please call (828) 497-9163 and ask for Sheila Brown or Sarella Jackson. These positions will close on March 24, 2017 @ 4:00pm. Indian preference does apply and the original CIHA job application must be submitted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of CIHA application.

 

CHEROKEE INDIAN HOSPITAL AUTHORITY has the following jobs available:
Licensed Practical Nurse – Wound Care
Supply Warehouse Technician
Part Time Intermittent Registered Nurse – Inpatient
Registered Nurse – Inpatient
Dental Clerk
Mid Level Practitioner – Emergency Room
Applications and job descriptions are available at the Cherokee Indian Hospital Human Resources Office, Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 4:00pm. For more information please call (828) 497-9163 and ask for Sheila Brown or Sarella Jackson. These positions will close on March 31, 2017 @ 4:00pm. Indian preference does apply and the original CIHA job application must be submitted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of CIHA application.

 

NEW KITUWAH ACADEMY – CAREER OPPORTUNITY
Are you interested in a career in early childhood or elementary education in a Cherokee language environment?
New Kituwah Academy needs you to invest in your heritage and be a part of our family.
Interested persons please contact Bo Lossiah, Curriculum & Instruction Supervisor – Phone: 828-359-6408, Fax: 828-497-0328
bolossi@nc-cherokee.com
DEADLINE: Resumes or Letters of Interest must be submitted no later than March 31st by the close of business (4:00 p.m.).