The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe provides opportunity to people of all nations to contribute to the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe.

The Tribe offers excellent health, dental, short-term, life and 401K insurance programs.

Applicants must submit to a background check and pre-employment drug and alcohol screening. Physical applications are available at the FSST Tribal Office. Applicants may attach their résumés to their Tribal Application forms.

Preference in filling vacancies is given to qualified Indian candidates in accordance with Indian Preference Act of 1934 (Title 25, USC, Section 472). Verification must be submitted with the application if claiming Indian Preference. Consideration will be given to non-Indian applicants in the absence of qualified Indian Preference eligible.

Unless a specific listing directs otherwise, applicants should direct all questions and applications to FSST Human Resources by email; by postal mail at 603 W Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD 57028; by phone at (605) 997-3891 ext. 1201; or by fax at (605) 444-1044.

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is accepting applications/resumes for the following positions.

Clerk of Courts

Clerk of Courts


Open 08/13/2018-08-24-2018

Summary: The Clerk of Courts position is multi-focused requiring a wide range of responsibilities key to the court system.  The employee will fulfill Court Administrator and Magistrate job duties.  The employee serves as Clerk of civil, criminal, juvenile, traffic, small claims, and appellate courts.  Receptionist, secretarial, legal assistant, and public relation duties are also requirements of this position.  In brief, this employee greets all visitors and handles all incoming correspondence and telephone calls.  Is responsible for budgets, record keeping, report writing, drafting pleadings, docketing cases, processing and filing all civil, criminal, juvenile, traffic, small claims, and appeal actions filed with Tribal Court.  The Clerk of Courts is responsible for the scheduling of hearings, preparing and maintaining court calendars and notification of all parties in all civil, criminal, juvenile, traffic, small claims, and appeal actions.  This position performs Court Magistrate duties, prepares and distributes child support payments to agencies or individuals on a monthly basis.  Responsible for issuing various tribal licenses, collecting fees and fines ordered by the Court.

Education and/or experience: Must have a high school diploma, paralegal training, or experience preferred.  A minimum of two (2) years prior secretarial experience.  Knowledge of legal terminology.  Knowledge of typewriter keyboards.  Must be able to type 50-70 wpm.  Must know English grammar, spelling, and punctuation in order to correct obvious errors in material being typed.  Computer skills required, specifically proficient in Word, WordPerfect, and Windows. Knowledge of fax and copy machine operation and troubleshooting. Prior administrative experience preferred. Must be physically and mentally able to carry out the demanding duties of the office. Must be a Notary Public licensed in the State of South Dakota or able to obtain a license.


Executive Assistant

Executive Assistant


Open 08/13/2018-08-24-2018

Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Tribal President, the incumbent will perform various complex secretarial duties required for the operation of the Office of the President.  Attendance at monthly Tribal Council meetings and other sessions as deemed necessary or requested.

Education and/or experience:

  1. High school diploma or GED required. Associates degree as Administrative Assistant or related field preferred.  Must have three (3) years of progressive experience as a secretary, or personal assistant, and be capable of being responsible for major, complex administrative functions requiring the making of independent operating decisions.
  2. Must have organizational and office skills, including competency with computers, peripherals, and the use of software such as MS Word, Excel, etc., and be able to type 50 words per minute accurately.
  3. Knowledge of proper use of English grammar, spelling, punctuation, and knowledge of technical report formats.
  4. Possess a valid South Dakota driver’s license.
  5. Must be able to be bonded.
  6. Education and training may be substituted for experience, if relevant to the position.
  7. Qualified Indian Preference applies.

Preference in filling vacancies is given to qualified Indian candidates in accordance with Indian Preference Act of 1934 (25 USC §472). Verification must be submitted with the application if claiming Indian Preference. Consideration will be given to non-Indian applicants in the absence of qualified Indian Preference eligible.



Housekeeping (Full-Time)

2 positions

Open: May 16, 2018 – May 29, 2018

Summary:  Will perform a full range of housekeeping duties and specialty cleaning tasks within Health center maintaining a healthy, clean, sterile and safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.  Will stay in compliance with state and federal regulations and Indian Health service safety standard precautions, infectious control policies.

Education and/or Experience:  High School diploma or GED required.  Basic math skills and ability to follow instructions.

Must submit to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and background investigation in accordance with Public Law 101-630.

Applications are available at the FSST Health Center and Tribal office.  Resumes may be attached to tribal application.  Please submit application/resumes to Roxee Johnson, Health Center Human Resource Manager, P.O. Box 329, Flandreau, SD  57208, 605-573-4126.



Maintenance Worker (Tribal Health Clinic)

Maintenance Worker  (Tribal Health Clinic)

Open 08/13/2018-08-24-2018

Summary: Will provide basic maintenance and repair to physical structures of the building.  Preventative maintenance and electrical maintenance.  Will perform landscaping activities and maintain parking lot around facility.  Follow instructions regarding use of chemicals and supplies.  Stay current with safety, disaster and infection control policies and procedures.

Education and/or experience:

High school diploma or GED required.  Have 2-5 years of maintenance experience.  Must be able to perform physical tasks such as lifting up to 50 lbs, climbing ladders, and accessing confined spaces.  Need valid driver’s license.


Patient Registration Manager

Patient Registration Manager (Full-Time)

Open: May 9, 2018 – May 22, 2018

This position will provide direct supervision, oversight and training to the Patient Registration, Dental, Optical and Behavioral Health receptionists.  Ensuring smooth daily operations of appointment schedules and keeping current on updating patient registration information. Will insure HIPAA compliance.  Must be familiar with clinic scheduling package (RPMS).

Education and/or Experience:  Must have a high school diploma or GED required.  Minimum of one (1) year experience in a clinic or office setting and 2-3 years supervisory experience required.  Must be proficient on the computer.  Must submit to and pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and submit to a background investigation.

Applications are available at the Tribal Health Center and Tribal Office.  Please submit application/resumes to Roxee Johnson, FSST Health Center, Human Resource Manager, P.O. Box 329, Flandreau, SD  57028.  Contact (605) 573-4126 for questions.


Police Officer

Police Officer (Part-Time)

Open: April 30, 2018 – until filled

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is accepting application/resumes for a part-time Police Officer that may turn into a full-time position.

Wage/Salary: $15.00 – $17.00 Starting D.O.E.

Status: Hourly  – Non Exempt

Summary: Tribal Police Officers are responsible for enforcing federal, tribal ordinances and municipal law and order codes adopted by the tribe; provide criminal and civil regulatory enforcement through tribal court; patrol tribal lands; investigate crimes; traffic control; collect evidence; prepare reports; serve warrants and summons. On an assigned shift: operate a patrol vehicle, foot patrol suspicious activities or persons, and disturbances of law and order; respond to radio dispatched calls, answer calls and complaints; issue traffic and criminal citations; control individual and group actions through verbal direction and/or the employment of necessary physical force; make custodial arrests and testify in court; provide police escorts and transports; perform residential and commercial checks; investigate traffic accidents; interview victims, witnesses and suspects to obtain additional information regarding criminal complaints, accidents, violations, etc.; conduct searches; complete arrest records; prepare reports and record evidence. Participate in a variety of in-service and special training programs, respond to and investigate domestic disputes, assist other agencies when requested or assigned, transport and care for prisoners as assigned.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a G.E.D. or High School Diploma, Applicant must be currently certified through the state of South Dakota or Bureau of Indian Affairs. Associates Degree in Criminal Justice preferred, 2-3 years’ law enforcement experience strongly preferred.  Must pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screening, PL101-630 Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Protection Act, and a valid SD driver’s license (must obtain within 30-days)


Wellness Center Attendant

Wellness Center Attendant (Part-Time/Variable)

Open: June 6, 2018 – June 19, 2018

This position is located at the FSST Wellness Center.  Will maintain check-in and check-out procedures.  Will be responsible for cleaning, maintaining and minor repairs of exercise equipment.  Educate new clients on rules of fitness center and assist with equipment use.  Will require working nights, weekends and holidays.

High school education or GED required.  At least one (1) year in recreation, physical fitness or customer service experience preferred.  Must submit and pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.  Must submit and pass background investigation.

Submit application/resume to Roxee Johnson, FSST Health Center Human Resource Manager, P.O. box 329, Flandreau, SD 57028. Contact (605) 573-4126 for questions.