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.

Community Health Representative

Community Health Representative (CHR)

Full-Time

Open: 09/19/2018-10/31/2018

Summary:

This position is FT-40 hours a week.  As directed and supervised by the CHR Supervisor, the Community Health Representative performs a variety of activities to assist, coordinate and provide for the delivery of efficient and effective Patient Centered health care services within the Tribal  community in accordance with established program policies, standards, procedures and compliance with local, Tribal, state and federal regulations. Provides transportation services for health care appointments, preventative health education as well as in-home care/visits as requested or referred by the Tribal health providers.

Education and/or Experience:

High school diploma or GED required.   1-2 years previous patient care experience and basic health care skills or a graduate of an approved and accredited program leading to a certification as a Nursing Assistant preferred.  Must get CPR certified.

Customer Service Representative

Customer Service Representative

Full-Time

Openings ongoing

Summary:

The Customer Service Representative is responsible for providing outstanding customer service for all FSSTMS Customers. This position fields incoming phone calls, emails and/or live chats from customers to address a variety of needs and follows up on voicemails and emails sent by customers as well as placing outbound calls to customers.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Minimum of 1 year experience working in customer service in a call center environment.
  • Must have excellent and professional verbal communication skills; required to speak with proper grammar, excellent enunciation, and a friendly tone of voice.
  • Must have effective and professional written communication skills.
  • Operates with a Customer Service mind set; identifies customer needs, adjusts approach based on customer needs, has a helpful and courteous attitude.
  • Handles all customer calls with a positive attitude; demonstrates initiative and creativity in identifying customer and business needs.
  • Able to work in a fast paced and changing work environment.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks, effectively manages time, and prioritizes work responsibilities appropriately while maintaining attention to detail.
  • Ability to calculate basic math (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division) without use of calculator.
  • Proficient in typing and 10-key.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Outlook, Excel) and Internet Explorer.

Housekeeping (Clinic)

Housekeeping (Clinic)

Open 12/19/2018-12/28/2018

Summary:  This is a FT/40 hour a week position.  Will perform a full range of housekeeping duties and specialty cleaning tasks with the Tribal Health Center.  Maintaining a healthy, clean, sterile and safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.  Will stay in compliance with state, federal and Indian Health service safety standard precautions and infectious control policies.

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

Must submit to a pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and background investigation in accordance with Public Law 1021-630.

Applications will be available at the Tribal Health Center and the Tribal Office.  Please submit application/resumes to Roxee Johnson, FSST Health Center, P.O. Box 329, 403 W. Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD 57028.

605-573-4126

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Medical Assistant (MA)

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Medical Assistant (MA)

Full-Time

Open: 10/03/2018-10/30/2018

Assisting physician and/or mid-level in clinic environment.   Rooming patients; obtaining medical histories, and assisting with procedures.   Great benefits package.

Must be a graduate of an accredited LPN or MA program.

Must submit to prep-employment Drug and alcohol testing and background investigation.

Applications are available at the Tribal Health Center or Tribal Office.  Submit application/resume to Roxee Johnson, HR Manager, 605-573-4126) P.O. Box 329, 403 W. Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD  57028.

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.

Medical Transcriptionist

Medical Transcriptionist

Open 02/03/2019-02/26/2019

Summary:

Seeking Medical Transcriptionist.  This is a FT (30-40 hours per week) position in a clinic setting.  Transcription of dictated reports/post-transcription documentation and correction using guidelines on content and formatting.   Will be responsible for ambulatory care provider documentation.

Education and/or Experience:

Minimum 3+ years of healthcare/medical transcription experience.  CMT is preferred but not required.  Possess a firm understanding of medical terminology and medical coding guidelines and practices.  Must be able to demonstrate an understanding of procedures, pharmacology, practices, and knowledge of medical billing coding.  Experience with electronic health record (EHR).

Optical Technician/Assistant

Optical Technician/Assistant

Open 01/09/2019-01/22/2019

Summary: This is a full-time position (40 hours per week). This position directly with the Optometrist on Optical clinic days.  This position in responsible for scheduling of optical appointments and reminder notices.  Processes client payment (dispense fees) for eye glasses purchased by clients; fills out RX forms and sends orders to optical laboratory.  Responsible for fitting, measuring, and adapting lenses and frames according to optical prescription or specifications from Optometrist.

Education and/or experience:  High school diploma or GED required. Minimum of (1) year standard office practice experience.  Skill in the use of personal computers and other electronic systems.

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

Applications are available at the Tribal office or Tribal Health Clinic.  May attach resume to applications.

Direct questions to Roxee Johnson, Human Resource Manager, FSST Health Center.  605-573-4261.

Patient Benefits Coordinator

Patient Benefits Coordinator

Open: 02/20/2019-03/05/2019

Summary

The incumbent functions as an advocate for patients utilizing alternate resources such as Medicaid, Medicare, Veteran’s Administration (VA), Child Health Insurance Program (CHIP), disability, ACA and SSI. Assists patients with applying and see if they qualify for county programs.  Assists patients with Patient Assistant Programs (PAP) for medications not in formulary.  Assists with applying for Social Security and disability.  Works closely with local and state agencies.

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or GED required; minimum 2 years’ experience in a medical setting/social services/business field.

Knowledge of Health Insurance Resources (Medicaid, Medicare, etc.)

Experience in social services/business field.

Computer skills required.

Must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing

Must submit to a background investigation.

Applications can be picked up the Tribal Health Center or Tribal office.  Submit application/resume to FSST Health Center, Roxee Johnson, HR Manager, P.O. Box 329, 403 W. Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD  57028.  Call if questions (605) 573-4126.

Patient Registration Receptionist

Patient Registration Receptionist

Open: 02/06/2019-02/19-2019

SUMMARY

Provides clinic with general business office duties.  Assists in ensuring smooth daily operations of patient schedules.  Responsible for gathering new patient registration forms and updating patient information and eligibility documents for patient registration. Inputting the information into the computer system.   Interacts with patients, staff, vendors and visitors on a daily basis.

Education and/or Experience

Must have high school diploma or GED.  Minimum of (1) year experience in an office setting.  Efficient in the use of personal computers and other electronic systems.  Valid driver’s license.

Must submit to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and background investigation

Applications are available at the Tribal Health Center and Tribal Office.  Please submit application/resume to

Roxee Johnson, Human Resource Manager, FSST Health Center, 403 W. Broad Ave., P.O. Box 329, Flandreau, SD  57028.  For questions call (605) 573-4126.

Purchase Referred Care Clerk

Purchase Referred Care Clerk

Open: 02/20/2019-03/05/2019

Summary:

Incumbent will work closely with the Purchas Referred Care Coordinator on routine daily functions.  Will be in contact with both patients and outside medical providers and facilities on a routine basis.  Will perform duties within clinic and Indian Health Service guidelines.

Education/Experience:

Must have a high school diploma or GED required.  Must have one (1) year of experience in a business office setting.  Basic knowledge of computers.

Must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and pass background check.

FSST Applications can be picked up at the Tribal office or Tribal Health Center.  Please submit application/resume to FSST Tribal Health Center, Roxee Johnson, Human Resource Manager, P.O. Box 329, 403 West Broad Ave., Flandreau, SD  57028.

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