Employees on the Reservation enjoy numerous amenities including working in a stress-free rural atmosphere far away from the congestion, pollution and traffic problems of the Phoenix metro area. Come work with us and help us chart our future as we move to greater prosperity while maintaining our rich cultural traditions and heritage.
Hiring preference is given to Ak-Chin Indian Community members and other federally enrolled tribal members. Other than Native American preference, the Ak-Chin Indian Community is an equal opportunity employer. We are a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.
Our plan is one total package which includes Medical, Prescription, Dental, Vision and Employee Life & AD&D.
Ak-Chin Indian Community offers a self-funded health plan.
For more information, please refer to our Employee Benefits Summary.
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The following jobs are open as of March 20th, 2017:
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Job Announcement #ACIC-17-16Job Title: Recreation Program Assistant
Summary: Under general supervision, assists with planning and coordinating a variety of recreation/sports programs, services, and activities for the Ak-Chin Indian Community. Work involves direct and indirect contact with the public and is usually performed in accordance with specific instruction. Must be willing to work some weekends, evenings, holidays & all Department sponsored events on an as needed basis. This position is a non-exempt position.
Minimum Qualifications: Experience equivalent to two years full time work developing, coordinating, or implementing recreation programs/activities; OR an Associate’s degree in Recreation, Leisure Activities, or closely related area may substitute for the required experience. Must possess a valid Arizona drivers license and be able to meet the Community's insurance carrier requirements (see list on website or attached to job application). Must possess First Aid/CPR certification, or be able to obtain within 90 days of hire. Must complete and pass an extensive background check.
Hiring Preference: The Community affords Indian Preference and Veterans' preference. In applying Indian Preference, preference will be given to qualified Community members, then to qualified Native Americans, and then other qualified candidates. Except as otherwise stated herein, all candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, age, disability, religion, national origin, or other non-merit factor. Applicants wishing to claim Indian Preference must submit a Certificate of Indian Blood or proof of tribal enrollment at the time of application. All applicants wishing to claim Veterans' Preference must submit a copy of a certified Department of Defense DD Form 214 "Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty."
Duties and Responsibilities
Closing date: Friday, April 7, 2017, at 5:00 p.m.
To be considered for this position, please submit a completed and signed Ak-Chin Indian Community job application (additional resume optional), a 39-month driving record from the Department of Motor Vehicles, proof of tribal enrollment if claiming Indian Preference and copy of DD214 if claiming Veteran's Preference to:
Ak-Chin Indian Community
Attn: Human Resources Department #17-16
42507 W. Peters and Nall Road
Maricopa, AZ 85138