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HUMAN RESOURCES GOALS

Ensure fairness throughout the organization and improve and maintain employee morale by encouraging feedback, recognition, and rewards.

Our Core Values

Integrity, Professionalism, Creativity & Involvement

We strive to treat others with respect, fairness, compassion and encouragement. Maintaining positive relationships throughout the organization is key, and we’ll grow and develop by continuing our education in the field of Human Resources and creating partnerships from within.

1

Apply

All positions are open until filled. However, we encourage applicants to submit applications to Human Resources, by the deadline indicated for consideration.
2

Prepare

There are certain eligibility criteria for most positions with the Bishop Paiute Tribe.

3

Interview

If your qualifications match what a position requires, we may contact you for an interview.

4

Get Hired

Once an applicant has been selected for a position, there are a few standard pre employment steps to take.

Standard Eligibility Criteria For Tribal Positions

Employment eligibility criteria for most positions with the Bishop Paiute Tribe includes; Criminal Background Checks and Clearance, Valid Driver’s License and Insurability with the Bishop Paiute Tribe’s Insurance. Submit and pass a Pre-Employment Drug Screen. Additional requirements may apply to specific positions in accordance with applicable Laws, Regulations, and Funding Agency requirements and may include; Education Verification, Individual Credit Checks, TB Test, Physical Examinations, Fit-For-Duty Tests, etc. Employment Applications must be completed in full and submitted by the deadline date with appropriate documentation in order to be considered for the position.

Indian Preference: Native American Indian preference shall apply pursuant to the prevailing Bishop Tribal Employment Rights Ordinance and the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act (24 U.S.C. 450, et seq,) 25 CFR 271.44 and other relevant laws.

Featured Openings

Fiscal Office Assistant

Department: Fiscal

Under the general supervision of the Chief Financial Officer, the Fiscal Office Assistant performs a variety of accounting and clerical functions in a fast-paced environment. As the first contact for customers, in person or by phone, this is a very visible position. The Fiscal Office Assistant will serve as the backup person for receiving payments for all Tribal services including water and sewer, housing, insurance, irrigation and storage.

Deadline to apply: June 3, 2022

Tribal Police Chief

Department: Tribal Police

Under the general supervision of the Tribal Administrator, plans, coordinates, and monitors a variety of complex administrative, supervisory and professional work in assuring the compliance of applicable Tribal, State and Federal Law. This is an armed position.

Deadline to apply: June 3, 2022

Tutor Coordinator

Department: Education

Under the supervision of the Education Director, the Tutor Coordinator will coordinate and plan out the tutoring services between Native American student participants and the Bishop Indian Education Center tutoring staff. Will track student attendance and progress and keep steady and proficient communication between students, parents, administrators and teachers. Tutor Coordinator will also organize and implement tutoring activities between both student and parents.

Deadline to apply: June 3, 2022

Chief Financial Officer

Department: Administration

Under the general supervision of the Tribal Administrator, the Chief Financial Officer oversees the accounting operations of the Bishop Paiute Tribe including the day-to-day supervision of fiscal department staff. The Chief Financial Officer will help to set the Tribe’s financial policy and direction while also being an active participant in the development of the Tribe’s overall organizational strategy. The Chief Financial Officer will lead all financial administration and
budgeting.

Deadline to apply: June 3, 2022

Grants Accountant

Department: Fiscal

Under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer, or designee, the Grants Accountant provides technical accounting, budget and other administrative support for contract and grant programs of the Bishop Paiute Tribe, including monitoring, tracking, and maintaining current draw down of funds. Prepare/track required internal and external administrative and financial reports.

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Accounting Clerk I 

Department: Fiscal

Under the supervision of the CFO, this position is responsible for maintaining and processing accounts payable for the Tribal Government, Community Development Department and the Tribal Enterprise units including, but not limited to, the Bishop Paiute Development Corporation and the Paiute Palace Gas Station.

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Enterprise Accountant

Department: Fiscal

Accountant will post accounts receivable charges or payments to customer accounts, including any corrections. Review and set up new customer accounts.

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Administrative Assistant

Department: Administration

The Administrative Assistant provides administrative support to departments and department managers. Duties include general clerical, receptionist, and project based work. Project a professional organization image through in-person and phone interaction.

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Public Safety Dispatch

Department: Tribal Police Department

Public Safety Dispatch provides administrative support to the Tribal Police
Chief and the Bishop Paiute Police Department. Have the ability to learn codes, techniques, and procedures in dispatching emergency units, operating radio, telephone, Telecommunication Device for the Deaf (TDD) equipment, multi channel recorders, playback machines, alarm systems, Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) systems and teleprocessing equipment; communicate
effectively orally and in writing; hear telephone calls and radio transmissions despite background noise…

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Water Quality Program Coordinator

Department: Environmental Management Office

The Water Quality Program Coordinator servers as managerial support staff to the Tribal Environmental Office in the planning, development, implementation, and monitoring of tribal environmental protection programs; performs technical review of analysis of environmental assessments, studies, and special projects, and prepares comments/reports for the Tribal Environmental Protection Agency and Tribal Council…

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Tutor

Department: Education

Under the supervision of the Tutor Coordinator, the Tutor will provide individualized and small groups assistance to the Native American students at the Bishop Indian Education Center (BIEC). Tutors may be assigned other related duties, as necessary, by the Tutor Coordinator or BIEC Director.

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Summer Enrichment Program Coordinator

Department: Education

Under the supervision of the Education Director, the coordinator will coordinate and implement weekly activities, for the duration of the Summer Enrichment Program that will reinforce and augment cultural awareness and reinforce existing academic skills in the areas of math, science and English. 

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Summer Enrichment Program Intern/Tutor

Department: Education

Under the supervision of the Summer Enrichment Program Coordinator, the intern will provide tutorial assistance, classroom monitoring, clerical assistance and may perform custodial duties, as needed, to help the Bishop Indian Education Center effectively coordinate and conduct the Summer Enrichment Program. Other related duties may be assigned when deemed necessary by the Summer Enrichment Program Coordinator or Education Director.

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Summer Cook

Department: Education

Under the direct supervision of the Education Director, the Summer Cook is responsible for preparing and serving meals and handling all related tasks for the participants of the Summer Foods Program Service.

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Summer Cook Assistant

Department: Education

Under the direct supervision of the Education Director, the Summer Cook is responsible for preparing and serving meals and handling all related tasks for the participants of the Summer Foods Program Service.

Deadline to apply: May 27, 2022

Office

50 Tu Su Lane
Bishop, CA 93514

Contact Us

  • Phone: (760) 784 – 9692
  • Fax: (760) 872 – 1897

Links of Interest

Bishop Paiute Tribal Offices

50 Tu Su Lane, Bishop, CA 93514 | Phone: (760) 873 – 3584 | Fax: (760) 873 – 4143