Human Resources

(218) 335-3698 Phone
(800) 631-5528 Toll-free
(218) 335-3697 Fax
llhr@llbo.org

Mailing Address
190 Sailstar Drive NW
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Physical Address
16126 John Moose Drive
Cass Lake, MN 56633

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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LLBO Government Employment Opportunities

How to apply for employment with Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe:

  • Apply in person at the Human Resources office. We are located in the Facility Center.
    • Facility Center
      16526 John Moose Drive
      Cass Lake, MN
  • Download an Application by clicking on the Employment Application link below,
    after filling it out:
    • Print and hand deliver it to Human Resources;
    • Print and fax it to Human Resources at (218) 335-3697; or
    • Print and mail it to Human Resources at 190 Sailstar Drive, Cass Lake, MN 56633
Employment Application
If you are applying for employment with the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe you must submit an Employment Application.

Employment Application >

You may need to submit more than the Employment Application to be considered for a position with Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe.

  • Please submit cover letter, resume, credentials, 3 reference letters and transcripts for postions requiring a degree above a high school diploma or GED.
  • Please check to see if you need to submit a Background Release Form or a Request of Check for Driving Record Form with you Employment Application. This is based on the position you are applying for and you will find this information in the Job Summary below.
Background Check Form (BCA)
If the position you are applying for is considered Safety Sensitive & listed in the Job Summary as "Must pass a criminal background check", please fill out the BCA Background Release Form and submit it with your application.

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Request for Check for Driving Record
If the position you are applying for requires you to submit a Request of Check for Driving Record Form, please submit the following form with your application.

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Summary of Job Openings

  • Summary of Job Openings is updated weekly.
  • Leech Lake Band Member preference, MCT, and other Native American preference applies.
  • You may request a complete job description for any position listed.
  • All positions require a valid Minnesota drivers license, current or be insurable (unless otherwise stated).
  • Human Resources must receive your application documents before or no later than 4:30pm on the date the position is scheduled to close.
  • Late applications received after 4:30pm will NOT be accepted. Thank you.
  • Call 218-335-3698 or toll free 1-800-631-5528 for more information.
Summary of Job Openings
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Current LLBO Job Summary >

 

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS CLOSE ON SEPTEMBER 5th, 2014

Part-Time Mid Level Provider (NP/PA) ~ Health ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-167
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: Provide primary health care services within the tribally operated, community based clinics.
Qualifications: Minnesota State License of Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA-C) is required. Two years of primary health care experience in a tribally operated, Indian Health Service Program, or rural clinic is preferred. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable. Minnesota State License of Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA-C). National Board Certification.
Skills: Provide high-quality health care services within scope of practice designated by the specific certification held by the provider. Assess real or potential health hazards and current health status, including analysis of health behavior related to lifestyle and culture.

Mid Level Provider (NP/PA) ~ Health ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-166
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: Provide primary health care services within the tribally operated, community based clinics.
Qualifications: Minnesota State License of Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA-C) is required. Two years of primary health care experience in a tribally operated, Indian Health Service Program, or rural clinic is preferred. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable. Minnesota State License of Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA-C). National Board Certification.
Skills: Provide high-quality health care services within scope of practice designated by the specific certification held by the provider. Assess real or potential health hazards and current health status, including analysis of health behavior related to lifestyle and culture.

Part-Time Kitchen Helper/Driver ~ Health ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-165
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: Participate in the preparation and cooking of a variety of food items in large quantities for the daily noon meal for the elderly. Primary responsibility will be for the cleanliness of the kitchen and dining area. Deliver daily noon meals to the elderly. Transport elderly on shopping trips, elderly meetings and various other activities, at times these activities are held in the evenings and on weekends.
Qualifications: High School diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D). Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable. 
Skills: Perform food preparation tasks, such as bagging up bread, salad making and beverage preparation, following written standardized recipes. Clean and sanitize the kitchen, including the utensils, equipment and dining area. Maintain a sanitation, health and safety standards in work area. Transport meals to elderly.

 Intake Worker ~ Tribal Assistance ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-164
Summary: Conduct intake interviews utilizing intake techniques and Tribal Referral Program Rules and Regulations.
Qualifications: Minimum two years post secondary degree in: Human Services or Counseling, or equivalent experience. Must have a valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Conducts intake interviews utilizing intake techniques and Program rules and regulations and efficiently and accurately record data and make determination of eligibility/ineligibility based on benefits available. Responsible for: records management and updating of client files.

2 Truancy Specialists ~ Human Services ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-163
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: The Truancy Specialist is responsible for the implementation and development of a truancy program for the Leech Lake Child Welfare Department. The goal is to prevent and reduce truancy of Leech Lake children and youth attending area schools.
Qualifications: Associate’s Degree in Education, Social Work or other related field. Two years experience in planning and offering services to American Indian children and families. Valid MN Driver’s License and current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Develop case plan with parents and students to assist in resolving truancy issues. Provide on-going advocacy and support for students in school and in court. Collaborate with other programs to facilitate youth group activities and plan for truancy improvement incentives.

Driver ~ Opioid Treatment Program ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-162
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: Provide safe and reliable transportation services to clients of the Opioid Treatment Center.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D). Must have a valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable. CPR & First Aid Certification and Defensive Driving training or ability to obtain within 60 days of hire.
Skills: Transport patients to and from appointments at the Opioid Treatment Center and Health Care Facilities. Ability to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends and holidays. Ability to drive in sub-optimal weather and road conditions.

PreSchool Teacher-Inger ~ Early Childhood ~ DOQ ~ Job Code: 14-125B
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED
Summary: This position is responsible for helping to ensure that the classrooms contribute to the growth and development of each child. This person works as part of a team with other program staff to carry out program plans.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.) is required. Enroll in and attain a CDA within first year of employment.
Skills: Plan appropriate activities based on each individual child’s needs. Maintain a healthy, emotional climate in the classroom setting. Must be physically able to work with children ages 3-5 years old.

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS CLOSE ON AUGUST 29th, 2014

Cook ~ Early Childhood ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-161
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: Responsible to assist in meeting each child’s nutritional needs, providing a sanitary environment and establish well eating habits that promote healthy development and lifelong well being.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D).  Work experience in cooking in a large setting. Serve Safe and Food Managers Certifications or the ability to obtain them within the introductory period. Food Handler and Sanitation certification, and CPR & First Aid certification or the ability to obtain. A valid MN Driver’s License is preferred.
Skills: Maintain a safe and sanitary kitchen and equipment. Assist Leech Lake Nutritionist, Health/Nutrition Manager and/or Lead Cook in menu planning. Must be able to kneel, bend, and stand for an extended period of time.

Full-Time Technician – Men’s Halfway House ~ Human Services ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-159
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: This position supervises resident compliances with program rules and regulations during counselor absence and provides approved transportation for residents. This position requires that all policies and procedures of the Division programs and the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe be followed and adhered to and is guided by the Code of Ethics set forth.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D). Must have a valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Monitors, supervises and documents daily resident activities and behaviors. Provides approved transportation for residents appointments, outside AA meetings and/or cultural activities. Must be available 24-hours/on-call. If chemically dependent, must document one year of chemical free sobriety.

Part-Time Technician – Men’s Halfway House ~ Human Services ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-158
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: This position supervises resident compliances with program rules and regulations during counselor absence and provides approved transportation for residents. This position requires that all policies and procedures of the Division programs and the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe be followed and adhered to and is guided by the Code of Ethics set forth.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D). Must have a valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Monitors, supervises and documents daily resident activities and behaviors. Provides approved transportation for residents appointments, outside AA meetings and/or cultural activities. Must be available 24-hours/on-call. If chemically dependent, must document one year of chemical free sobriety.

Diabetes Clinic Receptionist ~ Health ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-138B
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: Responsible for facilitating phone calls, patients and visitors at the Leech Lake Diabetes Clinic. Scheduling patients and updating registrations, as well as performing clerical support for the Diabetes Program Staff.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.) is required, an AA Degree is preferred. Certified Nursing Assistant or strong background in medical terminology is preferred. Must have or be able to pass clearance for use of the Electronic Health Record in Indian Health Service areas. Must have a valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Will maintain appropriate program records in compliance with Indian Health Services, Tribal, and granting agency policies and individual program needs.  Will schedule and/or reschedule patients for appointments as per DM provider’s orders or standards of care and enter on RPMS, utilizing that scheduling package.

District III Elder Advocate ~ Tribal Assistance ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-140B
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: Support elders who wish to remain living in their homes within their own communities. Monitor the physical, emotional and social needs of community elders. Participate in the development of services that will adequately meet the client’s needs.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D). 1 -2 years experience working with elders in a healthcare setting. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable. Must have own vehicle.
Skills: Homemaker duties; house cleaning & light cooking. Coordinate a negotiated plan of care with elders. Assist elder with applying of obtaining any services that may benefit their financial, health or environmental well-being. May provide day-to-day oversight activities of elder advocates, if assigned.

Kego Lake Sr. Youth Activities Coordinator ~ Youth ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-151
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: Plan and implement activities for youth in the area of sports and recreation, health and fitness, cultural and youth educational programming.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.) is required, some college preferred. Two years experience working with youth is preferred. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable. CPR Certification is required or ability to be certified.
Skills: Plan a wide range of diverse activities for youth that will consist of recreational and sports, health and fitness, cultural, youth education and prevention programming. Coordinator will implement these programs or identify instructors and resources to accommodate these programs. Responsible for the supervision of each scheduled youth activity program. Identify and select support staff and volunteers to assist in supervision and monitoring of participants.

ARMHS Mental Health Practitioner ~ Human Services ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-135
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: Responsible for instructing, assisting and supporting adults with mental health disabilities in areas such as basic living and social skills, symptom management, employment and transitioning to community living.
Qualifications: BA/BS with 2000 hours of supervised experience delivering services to people with a diagnosed mental illness is required, but consideration will be given to High School graduates with 6000 hours of such experience. Graduate student enrolled in behavioral sciences or related field is preferred. Master’s or other graduate degree in behavioral sciences or related field is preferred. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Develop and facilitate client support and skills building sessions. Work with clients to follow through with the case plan in order to sustain a structure for healthy living. Provide transportation and support for client to attend appointments related to symptom management.

Guardianship/Adoption Specialist ~ Human Services ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-142
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: The Guardianship/Adoption Specialist has responsibility to provide supportive services to the Leech Lake Child Welfare Program and the Leech Lake Tribal Court in guardianship and adoption cases.
Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Human Services or related field. Two years experience working in a Human Services field. Two years experience working with the Leech Lake Reservation community. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Develop relationships with local community organizations to determine resources available to adoptive and guardianship families. Provide information and support to foster care families relating to permanency options. Submit all adoption information to the Licensing Coordinator or appropriate agency who is performing adoption.

LPN ~ Health ~ DOQ ~ Job Code: 14-130
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED
Summary: Under the supervision of the Director of Nursing, this individual will provide primary health care to service area residents in community clinics and patient homes.
Qualifications: Current LPN, with at least two years of primary health care or a current Minnesota Licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) approved by the MN State Board Nursing with five years of experience in clinic work.  Valid LPN License for the State of Minnesota Board of Nursing; CPR Certification and maintenance. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Provide high quality health care services. Assist assessment of real or potential health hazards and current health status, including analysis of health behavior related to lifestyle and culture. Assist individuals to assume responsibility to the prevention of illness and promotion, maintenance and restoration of health.

Environmental Health Specialist ~ Health ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-015B
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: The Environmental Health Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive health program for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe.
Qualifications: Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Health, Environmental Science or related field from an accredited College or University. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Keeps Reservation owned water systems in compliance with USEPA Safe Drinking Water Regulations through the Monitoring of regulated parameters. Conducts annual surveys of community water, wastewater, and solid waste facilities. Coordinates environmental health activities with IHS, State, Tribal and BIA personnel.

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ARE OPEN UNTIL FILLED

3 Infant/Toddler Teachers – Cass Lake ~ Early Childhood ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-160
BCA REQUIRED
Summary: This position is responsible for helping to ensure that the classrooms contribute to the growth and development of each child. This person works as part of team with other program staff to carry out program plans.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Enroll in and attain an Infant/Toddler CDA within first year of employment. A valid MN Driver’s License is preferred. CPR and First Aid certification or attain within introductory period.
Skills: Be familiar with current Head Start Performance Standards, Early Childhood Policies and Procedures and the Leech Lake Child Care licensing requirements. Plan appropriate activities based on each individual child’s needs. Maintain a healthy, emotional climate in the classroom setting.

3 Special Needs Teacher Assistants ~ Early Childhood ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-136
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA RELEASE REQUIRED
Summary: The Special Needs Teacher Assistant works in the classroom, assisting with children who have special needs, providing them with care and attention to enhance their opportunities for successful educational and social experiences. He/She is responsible for helping to ensure that the classrooms contribute to the growth and development of each child. This person works as part of a team with other program staff to carry out program plans.
Qualifications: Must have a High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D). CDA, AA Degree and/or completed classes with, and emphasis in special education or working with children with special needs. Willing to obtain a higher degree. Have experience working with children with special needs. CPR/First Aid Certified. Possess and maintain a valid MN State Driver License to continue employment.
Skills: Assist in supporting individual students or small groups of students with special needs in Head Start classrooms. Plan appropriate activities based on each individual child’s needs. Be physically able to work with children ages 0-5 years old.

5 Mental Health Professional ~ Human Services ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-116
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED
Summary: Responsible for providing direct mental health services, including psychotherapy, with an emphasis on individuals and families, using various treatment modalities and skills to produce social, psychological, emotional, and spiritual well-being. May provide clinical supervision and coordinate grant funded therapeutic activities.
Qualifications: Minimum of Master’s Degree in the Behavioral Health field is required. (Examples: Psychology, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor.) Licensure as a Mental Health Professional preferred or license eligible for Tribal Licensure. Two years of clinical experience preferred with multiple issues and working with diverse populations. One year experience after MH Professional Licensure required before providing clinical supervision. Licensure as a Mental Health Professional in Minnesota or License eligible. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable.
Skills: Completes initial assessment and reviews client history, including medical and family background and related environment. Provides comprehensive DSM standard diagnostic assessment. Certified or eligible to become certified to provide DC 0-3 assessments for children ages four and under. 

Department of Revenue Director ~ RTC ~ Job Code: 14-013
VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED
Summary: Shall provide day-to-day direction, operation, management, control and supervision of the Tax, Risk and Insurance Program. The TRI Manager shall administer and enforce the tax revenue laws of the Band and ensure that the Band’s tax matters are addressed. Plans, directs and coordinates risk and any non-human resources insurance programs of organization to control risks and losses.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting; Licensed Certified Public Accountant preferred.
Five years experience directing, implementing and/or enforcing tribal, municipal, state or federal taxation programs. Five years experience preferred supervisory management experience and conducting tax audits. Experience developing and implementing clear comprehensive financial reports and financial tax- related and insurance databases.
Skills: Must possess excellent customer service skills with the general public, including maintaining tact, diplomacy and flexibility when dealing with different personalities. Computer literacy including extensive experience utilizing Microsoft Excel and database software such as Microsoft Access. Possess strong work ethic and organizational skills with special attention to detail. Ability to maintain strict confidentiality of sensitive information and ensure that employees are carefully respecting the confidentiality policies and laws. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.

6 CTSS Mental Health Practitioner ~ Human Services ~ DOQ ~ Job Code:  14-115
 VALID CLASS D DRIVER’S LICENSE, SIGNED MVR FORM AND BCA REQUIRED
Summary: Responsible for providing skills training to adolescents in a school setting to foster rehabilitation through teaching and practice of specific skills that are impaired by the child’s mental health issues. Skills training is targeted to specific deficits or maladaptations due to the mental health disorder and addressed in the Individual Treatment Plan. Examples of skills might be social, assertiveness, self-regulation, communication, and anger management.
Qualifications: BA/BS with 2000 hours of supervision is preferred. May also meet eligibility by meeting one of the requirements: no BA, but completed 6000 hours of supervised experience. Graduate student enrolled in Behavioral Sciences or related field. Master’s/Doctorate in Behavioral Sciences or related field. Valid MN Driver’s License, current insurance or be insurable. 
Skills: Develop an Individual Treatment Plan based on the Diagnostic Assessment along with the MH Professional. Identify resources and advocate for client to receive services from other agencies when appropriate. Become familiar with the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Human Services programs and social service agencies in surrounding counties.

THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS ARE OPEN CONTINUOUS

Pt Cashier/ NLE ~ Business Development ~ $10.25/hr ~ Job Code:  14-001
Summary: Provide assistance and support to the Managers by coordinating C-Store services, such as cashier duties, store cleaning and stocking.  
Qualifications: High School Diploma or G.E.D. Experience preferred.
Skills: Computer knowledge helpful but not required. Excellent communication, writing and customer service skills. Strong analytical and problem solving skills helpful. Perform duties in a courteous/effective manner with a pleasant demeanor towards customers, vendors and co-workers. Be resourceful, detail oriented and exceptionally well organized.

Pt Cashier/Che-We ~ Business Development ~ $10.25/hr ~ Job Code:  14-000
Summary: Provide assistance and support to the Managers by coordinating C-Store services, such as cashier duties, store cleaning and stocking.  
Qualifications: High School Diploma or G.E.D. Experience preferred.

Skills: Computer knowledge helpful but not required. Excellent communication, writing and customer service skills. Strong analytical and problem solving skills helpful. Perform duties in a courteous/effective manner with a pleasant demeanor towards customers, vendors and co-workers. Be resourceful, detail oriented and exceptionally well organized.