Employment Opportunities

The Seneca Nation of Indians has a diverse job market which includes employment opportunities at all three casinos Seneca Allegany, Seneca Niagara and Seneca Buffalo Creek, including opportunities within the Nation as well; positions range from maintenance and custodial to management and executive positions, as well as a number of positions that exist at Seneca Enterprises. The Nation's enterprises generate revenue that subsidizes their own payroll and overhead, as well as that of the other Seneca Nation departments and programs.

Please check back regularly for employment opportunities. If you have questions about employment opportunities at the Cattaraugus Territory, please contact the Seneca Nation at (716) 532-4900, for questions about employment opportunities at the Allegany Territory, please contact the Seneca Nation at (716) 945-1790.

SNI Employment Application (pdf)

Subsidiary job posting links:

Seneca Gaming Authority

Seneca Gaming Corporation

Seneca Gaming & Entertainment

Facilities Manager (1FT)

Position is open until filled
Seneca One Stop Niagara Falls, NY
Salary: $16.00/hour

Job Description

Responsible for the maintenance needs of the Retail Division. This includes major project work involving electrical, plumbing, carpentry, roofing, and finish work. This individual is also responsible for the daily upkeep and maintenance of the facilities and grounds of the Seneca One Stop store. Must be able to perform preventive maintenance of mechanical systems and equipment. Will also perform minor repair duties as assigned. Reports directly to the Operations Manager.

Qualifications

High School Graduate or equivalent. minimum one-year experience in a retail/maintenance situation and two years supervisory experience. Must be willing to work flexible hours and weekends. Knowledge of basic electrical, plumbing, painting, roofing, and mechanical repairs needed. Must possess a valid NYS driver's license and be able to meet requirements to drive SNI vehicles.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
12837 Route 438
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-4900 x5091
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Teacher Assistants (7FT)

Position is open until filled
ECLC Irving, NY
Salary: $12.31/hour

Job Description

Together with other members of the teaching team, provide a quality education program for children. Attend and complete all required appropriate program workshops and training. Obtain certificate in emergency first aid and CPR for appropriate age level, CPS reporting requirements, and serving children with special needs training.

Qualifications

High School Graduate or Equivalent plus one year previous experience in Early Childhood program or willingness to enroll in such courses. Knowledge of Seneca Culture preferred. Background Clearance is required. Position is subject to pre-employment and random drug screens.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
12837 Route 438
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-4900 x5091
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Lead Teacher (6FT)

Position is open until filled
ECLC Irving, NY
Salary: $15.22/hour

Job Description

Teacher will be responsible for overall classroom operation. Develop a working knowledge of Department of Social Services licensing regulations, hold certificates in emergency first aid and CPR for appropriate age levels, know CPS reporting requirements, and how serving children with special needs. The Education Specialist, Teaching Assistants, and administrative staff will give support.

Qualifications

Must have Child Development Associate (CDA) or an Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education. Must demonstrate written, verbal, formal, and non-formal communication skills as well as basic compute skills. Background Clearance required. Position is subject to pre-employment and random drug screens.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
12837 Route 438
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-4900 x5091
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Peer Recovery Guide (1FT)

Position is open until filled
Seneca Strong Irving, NY
Salary: $12.31/hour

Job Description

Peer Recovery Guide will provide direct services to community members struggling with heroin/opioid addiction, and any other substances. Incumbent will promote recovery and aid individuals with overcoming barriers and obstacles to recovery. Will serve as a personal guide, and mentor for people seeking recovery. Serve as role models for recipients and educate recipients about self-help techniques and group probes; teach them effective coping strategies, sometimes based on personal experience; assist in clarifying goals for rehabilitation and recovery; and help them develop support systems. Peer Specialists model competence and the possibility of recovery, and assist recipients in developing the perspectives and skills that facilitate recovery.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or TASC Equivalency. Must have first-hand experience with addiction and recovery, an understanding of the substance abuse delivery system, a basic knowledge of and experience in self-help, coping skills and recovery. Able to work with individuals and groups, the ability to communicate effectively, and available to work a flexible schedule. Must maintain Strict Confidentiality and HIPPA Laws.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
12837 Route 438
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-4900 x5091
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Sales Associate (1FT/PERM)

Position is open until filled
WGWE Radio Station-Salamanca, NY
Salary: $9.00+Commission

Job Description

Sells and services new and existing accounts for WGWE 105.9 FM. Performs sales and service functions for targeted markets and programs.

Qualifications

High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Prior sales related experience and/or training beneficial but not required. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel). Able to work with minimal supervision individually and as part of a team. Must have excellent relationship-building skills, as well as strong oral and written communication skills. Must possess a valid driver’s license. Significant local travel is required. Position requires the use of a reliable personal vehicle. Knowledge of Seneca customs, traditions, and practices helpful; ability to work in diverse cultural environment required.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3185
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Head Start Teacher Asst II (2FT)

Position is open until filled
ECLC Irving, NY
Salary: $13.68/hour

Job Description

Together with other members of the teaching team, provide a quality education program for children. Attend and complete all required appropriate program workshops and training. Obtain certificate in emergency first aid and CPR for appropriate age level, CPS reporting requirements, and serving children with special needs training.

Qualifications

Associate's degree in Early Childhood Education and previous experience in Early Childhood. Knowledge of Seneca Culture preferred. Background Clearance required. Position is subject to pre-employment and random drug screens.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
12837 Route 438
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-4900 x5091
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Cleaner (1FT/PERM)

Applications due by:
Seneca Arts & Learning Center
Salary: $11.22

Job Description

Under the direction of the Facilities/Transportation Manager, the cleaner is responsible for the cleaning of designated areas.

Qualifications

High School Graduate or Equivalent. Experience in general cleaning is helpful. Must be physically fit with the ability to lift approximately 40 lbs. Must be able to work flexible hours, split shifts and weekends. Background Clearance Required. Position is subject to pre-employment and random drug screens.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3185
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Food Service Helper (2FT)

Position is open until filled
ECLC Irving, NY
Salary: $9.95/hour

Job Description

Responsible to assist the Head Cook in the daily operation of the food service program as it relates to the Head Start Performance Standards. CACFP guidelines, and Environmental Health standards in the Early Childhood Learning Center.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or Equivalent. A minimum one year in food preparation experience. Must possess knowledge of kitchen sanitation. Must be physically fit and able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds. Background Clearance required. Position is subject to pre-employment and random drug screens.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
12837 Route 438
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-4900 x5091
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Head Cook (1FT)

Position is open until filled
ECLC Irving, NY
Salary: $12.31/hour

Job Description

Prepare all meals (breakfast, lunch and snacks) for the Early Childhood Learning Center based on CACFP guidelines, Head Start Standards and Environmental Health Standards. Maintain records, menus and counts.

Qualifications

High School Graduate or Equivalent with at least 2 years of food service or meal preparation experience. Knowledge of kitchen sanitation. Must be physically fit and able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds. Supervisory skills a must. Background Clearance required. Position is subject to pre-employment and random drug screens.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
12837 Route 438
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-4900 x5091
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Peer Specialist (1FT/PERM)

Applications due by:
Seneca Strong-Salamanca, NY
Salary: $12.31

Job Description

Peer Recovery Guide will provide direct services to community members struggling with heroin/opioid addiction, and any other substances. Incumbent will promote recovery and aid individuals with overcoming barriers and obstacles to recovery. Will serve as personal guide, and mentor for people seeking recovery.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or TASC Equivalency. Must have first hand experience with addiction and recovery, an understanding of the substance abuse delivery system, a basic knowledge of experience in self help, coping skills, and recovery. Able to work with individuals and groups, the ability to communicate effectively, and available to work flexible schedule. Must maintain Strict Confidentiality and HIPPA laws.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3185
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

JOM Teacher (1FT)

Position is open until filled
Education Irving, NY
Salary: $18.84/hour

Job Description

Provide academic assistance to Native American students by referral of department staff, school personnel, Title VII staff, or parents. Assist with activities developed referred students in re-teaching core concepts, study skills, homework skills and completion, test taking skills, and any other services required for their successfully completion of formal schooling and community needs.

Qualifications

Bachelors in Education, NYS teaching certification preferred. At least 2 years experience with Native American students and knowledge of reservation community. Required to obtain master of education and professional certification to meet NYS teaching standards and requirements within 5 years.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
12837 Route 438
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-4900 x5091
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Cleaner (1FT/1PT/PERM)

Applications due by:
Allegany Community Center-Salamanca, NY
Salary: $11.22

Job Description

Cleans and maintains buildings in a neat and orderly condition.

Qualifications

High School Graduate or Equivalent. Experience in general cleaning is helpful. Must be physically fit. Must be able to work flexible hours. Position is subject to pre-employment and random drug screens.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3185
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Facilities Manager

Applications due by:
Irving
Salary: Grade 11

Job Description

Assists in managing Plant Engineering and Maintenance Department including Facilities Management functions. Assists in developing departmental policies, procedures, and budgets. Plans general maintenance and preventive maintenance on buildings.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or equivalent, with special academic on the job training in maintenance practices applied to grounds, structures and their installed utilities. Minimum of 5 years experience in the construction and or operation and maintenance fields.

Special Requirements

Must be in good physical condition and possess good communication skills.

Submit applications/resume to:
Health Systems Human Resources Department
36 Thomas Indian School Drive
Phone
(716) 532-8223 x3214
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

QI/UR/IPC RN Manager

Applications due by:
Allegany- LRJ
Salary: Neg.

Job Description

Establish and coordinate programs for quality improvement and utilization review in both CIR and LRJ health centers that will ensure that the best evidence-based medical practices are in place, in accordance with the IPC goals and SNHS policies.

Qualifications

Bachelor's of Science in Nursing with current NYS RN license. Requires 5 years RN Clinical experience. 5 years experience in a supervisory capacity. Must have 5+ years experience and or training in Quality assurance, quality improvement , utilization review, or patient- centered medical home/IPC. Knowledge of IHS standards and practices is a must.

Submit applications/resume to:
Health Systems Human Resources Department
36 Thomas Indian School Drive
Phone
(716) 532-8223 x3214
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Health Information Manager (1 FT )

Position is open until filled
Irving and Salamanca
Salary: Negotiable

Job Description

Responsible for the overall operation of Health Information Management. Ensures the integrity of the electronic medical record, reviews documentation, oversees the coding process, and monitors HIPAA Privacy compliance throughout the health centers. Monitors the completion of referrals by obtaining reports from other healthcare entities. Oversees the release of information requests and monitors disclosures.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Health Information Management or related field must have current certification as a credentialed HIM professional RHIT or RHIA, with at least three years’ experience in a health information department and must have at least three years supervisory experience. Must possess thorough knowledge of medical terminology, coding, documentation, medico-legal processes, anatomy and physiology, HIPAA and Privacy Act of 1974, and release of information. Must have two years’ experience with electronic medical record systems. Possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Possess thorough knowledge and experience of computer application software including electronic medical record programs and Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoints, and Publisher. Background check may also be required.

Submit applications/resume to:
Health Systems Human Resources Department
36 Thomas Indian School Drive
Phone
(716) 532-8223 x3214
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.