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.

Business Office Manager

Business Office Manager

Open: 09/18/2019-10/09/2019

Full-Time

Summary:

The Business Office Manager oversees all the third party billing activities. Will assist in the day to day accounting functions of the Health Center in accordance with current acceptable accounting and cost reimbursement principles relating to health care operations. Will be responsible for various billing/coding responsibilities including guiding the department through collections and auditing practices. Must have an understanding of the revenue cycle flow within the healthcare industry; work flow of patient accounting, claims processing, account receivable and accounts payable. Knowledge of Healthcare terminology.

Education and/or Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Accounting or equivalent combination of education and experience. 5 years of relevant experience in medical office billing.

5 years of experience in managing billing, collections and receivables, reimbursement, accounts receivable, claims and insurance follow-up; health insurance billing and supervisory experience.

Must submit to a background check and pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

Applications are available at the Tribal Health Center and the Tribal Office or online application at santeesioux.org.

Please submit resume/application to Roxee Johnson, HR Manager, FSST Health Center, P.O. Box 329, 403 West Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD 57208. For questions call 605-573-4126

Clinical Applications Coordinator (CAC)

Clinical Applications Coordinator (CAC)

Full-Time

Open: 08/21-09/04/2019

Summary:

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Health Center is seeking a FT Clinical Applications Coordinator at the Health Center.  This position will plan, implement, maintain and provide technical support for electronic health systems, RPMS, extended systems used by the pharmacy, billing, optometry and other departments. Will be responsible for reviewing EHR/RPMS meaningful use configurations and assessing impact on clinical workflow.

Education/Experience:

BS Degree in Computer Science; minimum two (2) years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities; or AA degree; at least 4 years of experience that is directly related to the duties.  A background in nursing informatics is preferred.

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

Applications will be available at the Tribal Health Center.  You will find online applications at santeesioux.org.  Resumes can be emailed to roxee.johnson@ihs.gov or sent to Roxee Johnson, FSST Health Center, Human Resource Manager, 403 W. Broad Ave., P.O. Box 329, Flandreau, SD  57028.  (605)573-4126 for questions.

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.

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygienist

Full-time

Open until filled

Summary:

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribal Health Center is seeking a FT Dental Hygienist (40 hours per week).  We are looking for someone who can provide exceptional care and become a team member in a state of the art facility.  Responsible for determining the oral health status of the service population regarding patients in the control and prevention of oral disease through proper oral hygiene and regular professional care.  We offer leave, paid holidays, health insurance and 401(k).

Education and/or experience:

Associate of Science or Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene with preferably 1-2 years of experience.

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

Applications are available at the FSST Tribal office or Health Clinic or online.  May attach resume to Tribal application.

Direct questions to Roxee Johnson, Clinic Human Resource Manager, (605) 573-4126.

Dentist

Dentist

Full-Time

Open: 08/20/2019-09/13/2019

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribal Health Center is looking for a Dentist who can provide exceptional care and become a team member in a new state of the art facility (new clinic built in 2017) with a pleasant team environment to serve it community members. How about a workweek with no evenings and weekends off?   Our operating hours are Monday – Friday from 8am-5:00pm.     We offer competitive salary, exceptional benefits, generous 401(k) package, medical, dental, vision and short-term disability for employees at no cost.  Generous leave package, Thirteen (13) paid holidays and loan repayment through NHSC (National Health Service Corp) and IHS programs.

Incumbent will diagnose and provide appropriate dental treatment plans to patients.  Educate parents on maintaining proper oral health care.

License:  South Dakota license (preferred)

This position will requires background check under P.L.   101-630 Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Protection Act and pre-employment drug testing.

Applications are available through the FSST Tribal Health Center and The Tribal Office.  Application may be completed on-line at santeesioux.org.  Send applications and resumes to Roxee Johnson, HR Manager, and 403 West Broad Ave, P.O. Box 329, Flandreau, SD  57028.  For questions, call (605)573-4126.

Finance Manager

Finance Manager

Open: 09/18/2019-10/09/2019

Full-Time

Summary:

This is responsible for managing all financial aspects of the Tribal Health Center.  Incumbent will assist the CEO in the successful growth of the clinic with a respectful, constructive and energetic style, guided by objectives of the clinic.  This position will provide leadership to ensure the clinic has proper controls, administrative and reporting procedures and people systems in place to effectively grow the organization and to ensure financial strength and operating efficiency.

Education and/or Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in Business/Finance.  A minimum of 5+ years’ experience in finance/accounting. Requires knowledge of governmental, business accounting and auditing standards and practices.  Knowledge of Tribal governmental operations. Knowledge of indirect cost allocations, proposal submission and negotiations with appropriate agency representatives. Must be familiar with accounting and office software systems.

Must submit to a background check and to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

Applications are available at the Tribal Health Center and the Tribal Office or on-line at santeesioux.org.

Please submit application/resume to Roxee Johnson, Human Resource Manager, FSST Health Center,

P.O. Box 329, 403 W. Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD  57028

605-573-4126

Grants Manager

Summary:

This is a staff position providing assistance to the Tribal Council on Grant management.  This position will work with our Tribe enhancing funding models, identifying new sources of funding and developing sustainable and effective grant programs.

Education and/or Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or three (3) years of Grant management experience.  Must have superior organizational skills, great leadership qualities and budgeting and monitoring skills.  Re-inforce relationships with donors, ensure that grant programs operate efficiently and streamline grant administration.

Must submit to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and Public Law 101-630 background check.

Applications are available at the Tribal office and the Tribal Health Center or online applications at santeesioux.org.

Police Officer

Police Officer

Open: 11/13/2019 – until filled

Full-Time

Summary:

Enforce 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.

Qualifications & Requirements:

Applicant must be currently certified through the state of South Dakota or Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Applicants that have any felony convictions or felony deferred judgments will be disqualified from the process. Applicants with any misdemeanor convictions (non-traffic) or misdemeanor deferred judgments within the last 36 months will be disqualified from testing. No illegal drug usage within the last 36 months. Applicants who have used drugs within the last 36 months will be disqualified from testing. Education: you must have either a high school diploma or G.E.D. Must be 21 years of age at the time of appointment and possess a valid Driver’s License. You must be a U.S. Citizen or eligible to work in the United States. You must complete P.L. 101-630 background check and any other background checks that may apply for this position.

Education and/or 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.

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

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