EMPLOYMENT

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.

Tribal preference: Preference in filling positions will be given to qualified Indian candidates in accordance with the 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 either 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.

Dental Assistant

Dental Assistant

Open: 06/26/2019-07/16/2019

Full-Time

Summary:

The newly built FSST Health Center is looking for a FT dedicated Dental Assistant (40 hours per week). Assistant will keep examination rooms clean and assist dentist with patient appointments. We need someone who can perform basic dental procedures, x-rays and maintain records with utmost confidentiality. The ideal candidate for this position has an orthodontic background and working with patients of all ages.

Education and/or experience:

Successful completion of a dental assistant program. 2+ years’ experience as a Dental Assistant. Comprehensive understanding of dental instruments. Exceptional customer service skills. Strong knowledge of computer programs.

We offer a great benefits package: paid time off, Health benefits, dental insurance, eye insurance and 401(k).

This position requires pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and background check.

Applications are available at the Tribal office or Tribal Health Center. Or apply online at santeesioux.org.

Application must accompany a resume.  For any questions contact Roxee Johnson, Clinic HR Manager at (605) 573-4126.

Health Clinic CEO

Health Clinic CEO

Full-Time Exempt

06/19/2019-07/30/2019

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribal Health Center has an opening for a highly accomplished and skilled Health Clinic Chief Executive Officer (CEO).  The primary job obligations of the Health Clinic CEO is the supervision and management of the Health facility and staff.  The CEO must be aware of every single activity that takes place in the facility and with staff.  The CEO must supervise every area of the facility to ensure tasks are carried out in the most efficient and least hazardous fashion and ensure each member of each department standards are set forth and are being upheld.  The CEO will assist in the transition of the Health Clinic to a for-profit status clinic and have other experience with federal assistance programs for tribal health clinics.

SUMMARY:

  • Devising strategies and plan for the Health Clinic according to FSST, state and federal standards for excellent service and growth; assuming responsibility of budgeting and resourcing; planning and overseeing all patient care or administrative operations and programs Job brief; organize and oversee people and programs of our clinical department. You will be responsible supervising and directing everything from employees and budgets to technology and operations.
  • Must possess excellent proven management and mentoring skills. You must be an outstanding communicator to resolve conflicts and issues. If you have a deep respect for policies and ethics and can inspire that in others, you are ideal for the role.  Ensure the smooth running of the Health clinic goal to maximum performance responsibilities; devise strategies and plans for the Health Clinic according to FSST, state and federal standards for excellent service and growth; assume responsibility of budgeting and resourcing.
  • Take the lead responsibility in the transition of the Health Clinic to a ‘for profit’ status. Direct and oversee planning efforts to create a long-term vision and goals for the department.  Ensure that new and sustained activities are consistent with overall Tribal/community needs, values and strategic vision for the Health Services Department.  Identify funding sources and develop positive working relationships with individuals, agencies and organizations that may contribute to the accomplishment of department goals.  Direct and oversee planning efforts to create long-term vision and goals for the department.  Oversee contract and grant writing proposals to procure special project and program funding.
  • Plan and oversee all patient care or administrative operations and programs; recruit employees to ensure department is staffed with qualified personnel. Assign cases and create schedules for all employees; coordinate and supervise staff providing constructive feedback; provide personnel with clinical training and opportunities to continuous development; evaluate performance and discipline employees when necessary; monitor compliance to legal guidelines, internal policies and quality standards requirements.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • M.S. Degree in Public Health, Business Administration, Public Administration or related field with three (3) years’ experience. Medical Administration or BS in Public Health, Business Administration or related field with five (5) years’ experience.
  • Proven experience as Health Clinic CEO or other managerial experience in clinical supervision and program managements; solid understanding of budgeting, resourcing, and performance evaluation procedures.
  • Excellent knowledge of standards (e.g. ISO) and regulations for the clinical field; proficient in MS Office and computer systems (e.g. patient management software); excellent communication and people skills and exceptional organizational and leadership skills, and aptitude in resolving issues and conflicts.

Must submit to a background check and pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.  Applications are available at the FSST Tribal of office, Health Center or apply online at www.santeesioux.org.  May attach resume to Tribal application.

Direct questions to Roxee Johnson, Clinic HR Manager at 605-573-4126 or email Roxee.johnson@ihs.gov.

LPN

LPN

Open 05/01/2019-05/28/2019

Full-Time

Summary:

FT position (40 hrs.) Monday – Friday.   Assisting physician and/or mid-level in clinic environment.  Rooming patients, obtaining medical histories, and assisting with procedures.

Education and/or Experience:

Graduate of an accredited LPN program.  Possession of a valid and current CPR certification.  Excellent oral and written communication skills required.  Basic computer skills.

Must have valid driver’s license.  Must submit to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and background investigation.

Applications are available at the Tribal Health Center or Tribal office.  You can access an online application at santeesioux.org.  Submit applications/resume to Roxee Johnson, HR Manager, 403 W. Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD 57028.  For questions call (605) 573-4126.

Medical Claims Specialist

Medical Claims Specialist

Open 07/17/2019-07/31/2019

Full-Time

This is a FT (40 hours a week) position located at the Flandreau Santee Sioux Health Center 3rd Party billing department.  This position will be responsible for researching and correcting all insurance claim denials and determine which can be submitted for 3rd party re-imbursement.  Must be familiar with re-imbursement, accounts receivable and billing operations.  Work effectively as a team member.  High school diploma or GED required.  Minimum of two (2) years billing and/or claims preferably in a medical setting.

Must pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and background investigation.

Applications are available at the Tribal Health Center or Tribal office.  You can access an online application at santeesioux.org.  Submit applications/resume to Roxee Johnson, HR Manager, 403 W. Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD 57028.  For questions call (605) 573-4126.

Public Speaking Consultant

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL

Open time frame

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is seeking Motivational/Educational Speakers or Cultural/Language Presenters for its Demonstration Education Project. Speakers will address K-12 school aged children in a school assembly format.

Description of Work:

Consultants will present to students who attend the Flandreau Public School system in Flandreau, South Dakota.

• The Consultant will provide a cultural/historical/ motivational/educational presentation on a contracted basis usually for one day. • The Consultant should present a message that promotes positive social skills, self-discipline, and a positive self-image. • The Consultant should have demonstrated experience with motivating children of all ages. • The Consultants message should be culturally and/historically relevant to the Flandreau Santee Sioux Nation

Qualifications:

• Experience- Prior demonstrated experience in public speaking • Priority will be given to local and regional applicants • Personal characteristics- Respectful in the Dakota Way; Personable and can motivate children to perform.

Consultants will be asked to sign a contract and will be compensated based on experience.

Please submit a resume and detailed letter describing past engagements and performances.

Send to: Thomas Williams, Education Coordinator Thomas.Williams@fsst.org 605-997-2859

Wellness Center Technician

Wellness Center Technician

Open: 06/26/2019 – 07/10/2019

Summary:

The Wellness Center Technician will provide the supervision of the Fitness Center, its activities and staff.  Handle office duties to ensure the efficient and effective running of the department, including bi-weekly payroll.

Education and/or experience:

High School diploma or GED required.  At least one year experience in recreation, physical fitness or customer service preferred.  Must submit to a background investigation in accordance with PL 101-630.  Must submit to and pass pre-employment alcohol and drug testing.

Must possess or get CPR and First Aid Certification.

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