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

Afterschool Lead Teacher

Position is open until filled
Irving, N.Y.
Salary: $15.22

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

Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and One (1) year experience as a Teaching Assistant in an Early Childhood setting. Must demonstrate written, verbal, formal, and non-formal communication skills as well as basic computer skills.

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.

Dispatcher (1FT,1PT)

Applications due by:
Emergency Management Salamanca, NY
Salary: $15.22/hour

Job Description

Operate telephone, radio and/or computer equipment at a dispatch center. Receive reports from the public of crimes, disturbance, fires, and medical or Marshal emergencies. Relay information to law enforcement and emergency response personnel. May maintain contact with caller until responders arrive. Will be required to work evenings, weekends and holidays, occasionally overtime and long shifts. Must respond quickly and calmly in alarming situations.

Qualifications

High School Graduate or equivalent; Clean Criminal Record; Excellent Verbal Skills, Listening skills, Professional Telephone Skills, Courteous Attitude to the Public, Ability to Operate a Digital Two-Way Radio System. Computer Knowledge is a must along with typing Skills, must possess a NYS driver's license. CPR. First Aid Certification or willing to obtain certification.

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.

Clinical Nurse Supervisor

Position is open until filled
Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center, Irving NY
Salary: Negotiable

Job Description

The incumbent will be responsible for the daily supervision of the nursing, laboratory, and medical office/scheduling staff, including all relative administration duties. Supervises and coordinates activities of staff under supervision to ensure that patients receive proper nursing care; laboratory services and that providers’ orders are executed. Coordinates, completes and integrates quality assurance, risk management and reporting duties to assure compliance with federal/state, JACHO, tribal and local health care regulations and guidelines.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, NY State R.N. License and minimum of two years nursing supervisory experience. Background related to quality improvement activities required. Strong interpersonal skills, self-motivated, knowledgeable; must be capable of learning, interpreting and applying regulatory agency specifications and changes for compliance.

Submit applications/resume to:
Catt. Health System HR Department
36 Thomas Indian School Drive
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-8223 x5212
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Clinical Nurse LPN (1FT)

Applications due by:
Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center, Irving NY
Salary: $18.00/hr.

Job Description

Provides professional nursing care under supervision, for assigned patients in medical clinic, according to established standards and practices. Reports directly to Clinical Nurse Supervisor.

Qualifications

Completion of an accredited Licensed Practical Nursing training program. Must have 6 months to 1 year of clinical nursing experience. Current New York State licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse. REQUIRED ABILITIES: Able to perform required duties with limited supervision. Appropriate communication skills.

Submit applications/resume to:
Catt. Health System HR Department
36 Thomas Indian School Drive
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-8223 x5212
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Chief Executive Officer (1FT) (1)

Position is open until filled
SCED Salamanca, NY
Salary: Negotiable

Job Description

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will provide full-time professional services to the Seneca Commission for Economic Development (SCED), a Seneca Nation of Indians (SNI) wholly owned LLC. The CEO will develop, plan, direct, and manage the day-to-day activities of SCED. The CEO will act in a fiduciary role for SCED and be responsible for the preparation and implementation of economic and community development plans, programs, and services for SCED in accordance with SCED’s Mission Statement. The CEO will report directly to the Chairman and SCED Board of Directors.

Qualifications

Master’s degree with at least three years of relevant experience preferred. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree must demonstrate at least 12 years of management, project management, development, and budgeting experience. Ability to perform a variety of administrative, technical, and professional tasks for the preparation and implementation of economic and community development plans, programs, and services for the Seneca Nation of Indians. Effective knowledge of investing, capital management, fund management, finance management. Ability to communicate effectively to groups and individuals: government, engineers, architects, contractors, developers, businesses, supervisors, employees, and the general public. Ability to establish working relationships with other organizations and economic development practitioners. Ability to prepare and analyze reports and data. Effective presentation skills. Effective computer skills. Self-directed, self-sufficient. Working knowledge of tribal specific issues.

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.

Food Safety Officer (1PT)

Position is open until filled
Agriculture Dept., Irving, NY
Salary: $15.22/hour

Job Description

Primary responsibility is to complete the development of the "Seneca Nation Agriculture Food Safety Code", ensure proper implementation and that the department operates in compliance with the Code. FSO also functions as the regulatory/compliance officer role, to ensure quality control, etc. Develop, implement and enforce standards, policies and food safety training programs. Uphold standard operating procedures (SOP) for product inspections and standardized work instructions.

Qualifications

Minimum of two to three years of food safety experience, management level of experience in USDA or FDA. Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Health, Food Science, and Chemistry preferred. Experience with food processing and procedures may be exchanged for the Bachelor's degree. Prior knowledge of indigenous agriculture practices is a plus. Serve Safe Certification and food handling and packaging experience required. Demonstrated ability to instruct small groups of people. Able to work independently or within a group setting. Excellent oral and written communication skills are necessary. Knowledge and experience working with Microsoft Office Suite. Available to work weekend and evening hours, where applicable. Local travel will be required.

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.

Case Manager (1FT)

Applications due by:
Community Health and Wellness Center, Irving NY
Salary: $15.22/hr.

Job Description

Provides advocacy, and assistance to SNHS patient’s/client’s/consumer’s related to unmet health care needs. Case manager monitors and works closely with the patient, care providers, and multidisciplinary teams to enable this population to meet their goals. Reports directly to HOPE Unit Coordinator.

Qualifications

Associates degree with two years’ experience in a Human Services agency or a combination of education and experience, which assures ability to perform duties.

Submit applications/resume to:
Catt. Health System HR Department
36 Thomas Indian School Drive
Irving, NY 14081
Phone
(716) 532-8223 x5212
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Cleaner (1FT) (1)

Applications due by:
Community Center Salamanca, NY
Salary: $11.22/hour

Job Description

Cleans and maintains buildings/facilities 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.

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.

Field Superintendent

Position is open until filled
Seneca Construction Mangement Corporation

Job Description

Field Superintendents are involved in the process from the development of the scope through completion of the project. They provide the daily oversight of the projects, contractors and safety on site.

Qualifications

-5+ years experience as a construction superintendent or 10 years as foreman -Proficient with Word and Excel -Proficient with scheduling software, and CAE and CAD applications a plus -Proficient with taking and uploading digital photographs -Ability to interpret and build according to drawings, specifications and other documents -Excellent communication and interpersonal skills -Outstanding organizational skills -Valid driver's license a must

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.

Fuel Manager (1FT)

Applications due by:
Retail/Enterprise Irving, NY
Salary: $20.95/hour

Job Description

Responsible for all retail fuel operations for the Seneca One Stop. This includes overseeing all daily pricing, inventory and payment processing. Responsible for all fuel equipment issues and must be able to perform and/or schedule preventive maintenance of equipment at all of the Seneca One Stop locations.

Qualifications

Associates Degree in Business (preferred), or High School Graduate/equivalent, with a minimum of 3 years retail management experience. Must possess excellent mechanical skills. Must have strong verbal and written skills. Must be available/on call 24 house. Must be able to work flexible hours. Must have a valid NY driver's license and willingly to travel.

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.

Museum Exhibit Designer (1FT)

Applications due by:
Seneca-Iroquois National Museum Salamanca, NY
Salary: $18.84/hour

Job Description

Responsible for consideration of how and where to display certain objects, conferring with curator about which objects should be included in an exhibit, drawing up plans for the construction of exhibit-specific structures and communicating with other staff to ensure the proper execution of exhibit design plans. The qualified candidate is also skilled at program maintenance, budget management, education outreach, and logistics for a variety of programs. Develops appropriate written and photogenic materials for Museum's online services (Website, Facebook, ecommerce/eBay Activities, etc.)

Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent, with three years minimum experience in design. Volunteer experience via job shadowing, placements or vacation work is helpful. Knowledge of Design Strategies and elements for exhibits in a Museum setting preferred; Proficiency in Seneca-Hodinöhsö:ni’ history and culture. Must be physically fit. Knowledge of Microsoft Office. Software and Adobe Suite etc. Possess excellent communication skills. Native Preference.

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.