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Employment Listings

Aug 21, 2017

Job # Position Location Wages Class Issued Closing PDF
2017-130 Bookkeeper II Fisheries FRM $12.58 RFT 08-08 08-22
2017-131 Hydrogeologist/Geochemist Environmental Restoration Waste Management ERWM DOQ $30.28-$34.73 RFT 06-13 07-27
2017-144 Appraiser Appraisals $30.28 RFT 08-01 08-23
2017-165 Accounting Manager Central Accounting DOQ $36.78/$42.21 RFT 07-25 08-08
2017-177 Fish Technician I (2) Positions Fisheries FRM Location: Peshastin Field Office $12.58 TFT 08-08 08-22
2017-178 Fish Technician II (3) Positions Fisheries FRM Location: Peshastin Field Office $14.56 TFT 08-08 08-22
2017-179 Yakima Basin Habitat Fish Biologist I Yakima Klickitat Fisheries Project (YKFP) Location: Naches, WA $23.71 Regular/Furlough 08-08 08-23
2017-180 Office Assistant III Wildlife $10.87 RFT 08-08 08-29
2017-181 Solid Waste Transfer Station Attendant Facility Managment $10.34 RFT 08-08 08-29
2017-183 Grants & Contracts Accounting Advisor YN Fisheries FRM $16.86 RFT 08-09 08-23
2017-184 Natural Resources Technician Soil and Moisture Conservation (SMC) $15.29 Regular/Furlough 08-17 08-30
Courtesy Associate Judge Tribal Courts DOQ RFT 08-21 09-05

For more information

Lucille Whitesell
509-865-5121 Ext.4833
Ernestine Jim
509-865-5121 Ext.4387

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Courtesy Announcements:

Yakama Forest Products (YFP): 08-04-2017
Security Trainee Closes: 8/4/17. Timber Accountant Closes: 8/18/17. 1)Millwrights, 2) GENERAL LABORERS 3) Electricians/ Open until filled. Apply onsite 251 Medicine Valley Rd., White Swan WA 98952 Upstairs in Large Saw Mill / Human Resource Office Mail: P.O. Box 489, White Swan, WA 98952 Fax: 509-874-3022 Applications online www.yakama-forest.com or call 509-874-3000.
Yakama Nation Housing Authority (YNHA) 08-08-2017
Weatherization Project Assistant-Job Announcement #17-12 Opening Date August 9, 2017- August 25, 2017 This position is regular full time non-exempt, with a competitive wage (DOQ) and benefit package. The incumbent reports to the Weatherization Manager. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Provide detailed oriented work regarding intake for clients. Ability to multi-task between the homebuyer and weatherization programs. Problem-solving skills and people management abilities are essential. Required Skills, Education, and Experience: Demonstrated ability as a self -starter to develop or refine skills in financing processes. Requires professional caseworker performance and knowledge in energy conservation. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, be highly organized, and self-motivated with strong computer skills and proficient in Microsoft Office. Able to work effectively under pressure, meet deadlines and maintain a high level of confidentiality. Valid Driver’s license and insurable at time of appointment. HS Diploma or GED required. Minimum one year experience in a supervisory role. Prefer experience in construction and energy conservation. YNHA has a Drug Free Workplace Policy; incumbent must pass a drug test, criminal history and background check. required before any employment offer is made. Yakama Tribal Preference applies to this employment as established by Resolution GC-05-2012. YNHA gives Veteran’s Preference in employment in accordance with the Vietnam Era Veteran’s Readjustment Act of 1974. Submit a current YNHA employment application for Job Announcement #17-12 to Yakama Nation Housing Authority, 611 South Camas Avenue, PO Box 156 Wapato, WA 98951. Applications are available on the YNHA website (forms). ynha.org. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of application. Submission required by close of business (4:30 pm) August 25, 2017
Yakama Nation Legends Casino 07-07-2017
APPLY to: https://www.hrapply.com/yakamalegends/AppJobList.jsp?op=reset Inquiries to (509) 865-8800 extension 5257,5253
YN Land Enterprise 08-09-2017
CONTROLLER Wages: DOQ Ends Date: August 18, 2017 GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Assists the CFO with planning, organizing and directing the accounting and control function of the Finance Department, reporting operational results and providing chronological systems. Will assist in coordinating and administering an adequate plan for the control of operations, such plan provides profit planning, sales forecasts, expense budgets, leases receivable and cost standards and saving opportunities. Prepares financial statements and operating data, coordinates procedures and special reports as requested. This position reports to the CFO. REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor of Science in Accounting or Finance preferred with a minimum of five years’ experience with increasingly responsible management duties within finance and a minimum of two years’ recent experience as a Controller/Assistant Controller with responsibility for accounts, budgeting and finance. Must possess a valid Washington State Driver’s License with the ability to obtain a valid Yakama Tribal Driver’s Permit. No felony convictions or disqualifying criminal history. Required to pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol test. For a complete job description and to apply go to www.ynle.com Applications can also be picked up at the Yakama Nation Land Enterprise Main Office.
Yakama Power 08-16-2017
ATTENTION: YAKAMA MEMBERSHIP Is looking for young Men and women who have Strong math skills, with ability to Devote their time and effort to the Apprenticeship for 7,000 hours. You Will learn of the electrical trade during power outages, after hours, weekends, and callouts year round. Attend all necessary school Camp Rilea, Saturday School, with a passing grade of 80% or better to achieve your Journeyman Lineman Status. REQUIREMENTS: Ability to pass drug/Alcohol test High School graduate Or equivalent (GED) required. Valid WA Driver’s License with the Ability to obtain a Class “A” CDL License. Will need to obtain a current Osha 10 card, First/Aid /AED/CPR card and flagger’s card. Must be able to pass all training and required tests with a score of 80% or better. Must not be afraid of heights. If any of these requirements are Not met you will be dropped from training. Opening Date: August 16, 2017 Closing Date: September 8, 2017 Drop resume and Application off at our office: You can find our application online at: https://www.yakamapower.com/ Location: 61220 U.S. Highway 97 Toppenish, WA. 98948, or Mail it to: P.O. Box 1279 Toppenish, WA. 98948 If you have any questions: Please call our Human Resource Dept. (509)865-8406 Business Line: (509)865-7697
Yakama Nation Human Resource Office

The Yakama Nation Human Resource Office provides access to online job listing, announcements & job application.

Yakama Nation has established an Equal Opportunity Employment, whereas we exercise Yakama Preference.
Yakama Nation is also an alcohol & drug-free workplace and requires alcohol & drug testing.

Veterans Preference: is pursuant to Section 402 of the Vietnam Era Veteran's Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974. Veterans Preference is allowed if the applicant received a discharge under honorable conditions. Please provide proof with copy of the Veteran's Form DD214.

Submit resume and application to:

Yakama Nation Human Resource
Mailing: P.O. Box 151,
Physical: 401 Fort Rd. Room 16,
Toppenish, WA 98948
Fax: to (509)-865-8777 .Phone: (509) 865-5121 X4387 or X4833

Applications will remain active on for six months. Thereafter it is the responsibility of the applicant to update his/her application. Questions, please call Human Resource Office.