AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR OUR COMMUNITY

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If you experience symptoms of COVID-19 including fever, dry cough, or shortness of breath, or have any concerns about your health, call your primary care provider to be assessed. Patients of the Lionel R. John Health Center can call (716) 945-5894 and patients of the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center can call (716) 532-5582.

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

Seneca Holdings

Paramedic (1FT)

Position is open until filled
Seneca EMS Irving, NY
Salary: $21.00/hour

Job Description


To provide advance life support care to patients who are ill and/or injured. Transport and transfer patients and assesses the extent of an illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures to follow. Applies artificial respiration or administers oxygen in cases of suffocation and asphyxiation, dispenses antiseptic solution to prevent infection, starts and administers intravenous fluids, and performs other emergency medical procedures during the ambulance ride.

Qualifications


High School Diploma or Equivalent with a postsecondary degree. Must have passed the EMT Basic. Must have completed an accredited EMT-Paramedic program and have a NY Paramedic Certification. Must be physically fit to perform job duties. Must have an American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support Certification. Must have AHA Advanced Life Support Certification. Must have a valid NYS driver's license.

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.

Personal Care Aide (FT)

Position is open until filled
Irving/Salamanca, NY
Salary: $11.80/hour

Job Description


The Home Health Aide is a person who provides aide, support, assistance with personal hygiene and household functions for an individual to be able to remain in their own home.

Qualifications


-six months experience in home care preferred. -Current driver's license, vehicle insurance and access to a dependable vehicle or public transportation -ability to work flexible hours as required to meet identified patients needs -ability to function in any home situation regardless of age, race, creed, color, sex, disability, or financial condition of the patient -able to work independently -good communication, writing and organizational skills

Special Requirements


All interested applicants can apply on the Will Care website (Career Seekers)

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 Start Director (1FT)

Position is open until filled
Early Childhood Learning Center Irving, NY
Salary: $25.92/hr

Job Description


Ensures that the missions, goals, and philosophies of Head Start are carried out and met. Director will be responsible for the coordination of the SNI Head Start Program and all applicable grants. Must have the leadership and management skills essential to overseeing the staff operations to provide a quality child and family program. Director will be primarily responsible for the overall operation of the Head Start Program and supervision of all program staff. Director will also oversee the daily operations of the Preschool program in the absence of the building administrator. Candidate must follow all tribal, local, state, and federal regulations with regard to Early Childhood Education and Head Start.

Qualifications


Candidate must possess a Bachelors Degree in Education with two years of experience in an administrative capacity and/or supervisory experience in an educational setting or a Masters Degree in Education. Additional trainings in Early Childhood Education or Head Start practice a plus. Previous experience working with preschool age children and in a Native American community is preferred. Must be proficient in verbal, written, formal and non-formal communications and possess good organizational skills. Proficiency in computer software application is 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.

Job Developer/Coach (1FT)

Applications due by:
TERC Irving, NY
Salary: $16.93/hour

Job Description


Under the direction of the Program Manager, creates relationships with local businesses and sells the advantages of employing our clients and provide the needed support and guidance with on the job coaching to clients with intellectual and physical disabilities.

Qualifications


Associates Degree in Human Services or related field or High School graduate/equivalent with a minimum of 3 years experience working with a Native American community, job placement, job retention, career exploration, resume writing, and interview preparation. Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions effectively. Must possess a strong written and interpersonal communication skills. Able to work independently and complete tasks in a timely manner. Must possess a valid NYS driver's license.

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.

Bus Driver (1FT)

Applications due by:
Lake Shore Transportation Irving, NY
Salary: $17.46/hour

Job Description


The Bus Driver will operate a school bus on a regular schedule, transporting students. The driver will assume responsibility for the safety of the passengers at all times and comply with all Local, State and Federal transportation and traffic regulations.

Qualifications


High School graduate or equivalent. Must be at least 25 years of age and possess a valid NYS S19-A Status, active school qualified license. Must have clean driving record. Must have excellent people skills and be able to deal with students of all ages. Possess the ability to work as a team member. Previous driving experience preferred. Must be able to work flexible hours.

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 (2FT, 3PT)

Position is open until filled
Sanitation Irving, NY
Salary: $11.22/hour

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
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.

Paramedic

Position is open until filled
Seneca EMS - Salamanca, NY
Salary: $21.00/hr

Job Description


To provide advance life support care to patients who are ill and/or injured. Transport and transfer patients and assesses the extent of an illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures to follow. Applies artificial respiration or administers oxygen in cases of suffocation and asphyxiation, dispenses antiseptic solution to prevent infection, starts and administers intravenous fluids, and performs other emergency medical procedures during the ambulance ride.

Qualifications


High School Diploma or Equivalent with a postsecondary degree. Must have passed the EMT Basic. Must have completed an accredited EMT-Paramedic program and have a NY Paramedic Certification. Must be physically fit to perform job duties. Must have an American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support Certification. Must have AHA Advanced Life Support Certification. Must have a valid NYS driver's license.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3526
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Staff Physician (1 FT)

Position is open until filled
Salamanca, NY
Salary: Negotiable

Job Description


Under the direction of the Chief Medical Officer, the Staff Physician is responsible for medical consultation, advice and treatment of all patients of the Seneca Nation Health System.

Qualifications


Graduation from an accredited medical school, MD or DO, with board certification in area of specialization and current license to practice medicine in the State of New York. Must have a minimum of 3 years experience in a clinical setting with knowledge of quality assurance/continuous quality improvement, risk management and peer review practices.

Submit applications/resume to:
Salamanca Health System HR Department
987 R C Hoag Dr
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-5894 x3528
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Bus Monitor (1FT/35hrs)

Applications due by:
Education - Salamanca, NY
Salary: $12.40/hr

Job Description


Incumbent is to assist the driver with loading, unloading, and student management, as with seating arrangements on the school bus. Will Assist the driver in maintaining discipline while bus is in operation; maintain proper records and documentation. Exhibit good judgement and a pleasant personality when working with students.

Qualifications


- High School Diploma or Equivalent and must be 21 years of age - Strong communication skills both written and verbal - Ability to assist special needs students - Knowledge and understanding of safe bus practices - Must have first aid certification or willing to obtain - Must have a valid NYS driver's license - Must be willing to obtain a Commercial Driver License (CDL) with a passenger (P) and school bus (S) endorsement in case of emergency needs - Must be able to carry or drag a 125pound person 30 feet in 30 seconds - Climb and descend step with a maximum step height of 17 1/2 inches - Must be physically able to open all emergency exits - Exit from emergency door opening of 24 by 48 inches

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3526
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Cleaner (2FT)

Applications due by:
SALC/Facilities - Salamanca, NY
Salary: $11.56

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. Position is subject to pre-employment and random drug screens. Subject to background check in compliance with Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention Act.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3526
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Laborer II (1FT)

Applications due by:
SALC/Facilities - Salamanca, NY
Salary: $13.68/hr

Job Description


Help installation, maintenance, and repair workers in maintenance, parts replacement, and repair of vehicles, industrial machinery, and electircal and electronic equipment. Perform duties, such as furnishing tools, materials, and supplies to other workers; cleaning work area, machines, and tools; and holding materials or tools for other workers.

Qualifications


High School Graduate or Equivalent. Must be knowledgeable of hand and power tools including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance. Experience in any of the following: carpentry, plumbing, electric or masonry preferred. Should be mechanically inclined and have some knowledge of emergency generator operations. Must have basic computer skills. Must be physically fit and able to work flexible hours and weekends. Must have NYS driver's license with good driving record and at least 21 years of age.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3526
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Driver (1 PT)

Position is open until filled
Salamanca, NY
Salary: $17.46

Job Description


The incumbent ensures that safe transportation is provided to SNHD patients. Reports directly to Transportation Coordinator.

Qualifications


Valid N.Y.S. Driver’s license, no violations. Able to communicate with the public. Must have CDL with passenger endorsement. Knowledge of vehicle maintenance and it’s operation. Must be able to work flexible hours.

Submit applications/resume to:
Salamanca Health System HR Department
987 R C Hoag Dr
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-5894 x3528
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Retail Associate (FT)

Position is open until filled
Seneca One Stop Irving, NY
Salary: $12.75/hour

Job Description


Entry level position that will perform all or part of the following duties: cashier, fuel attendant, diesel attendant, product receiving/stocking, assist with inventory and product display/rotation, and cleaning/maintenance of the facility(interior and exterior). Incumbent is required to be able to work flexible hours days, nights, weekends, and holidays and "on-call" as needed.

Qualifications


-High School diploma or equivalent preferred -Previous retail, sales, and/or hospitality experience a major plus -Computer literate; familiarity using the POS system -Extremely personable, positive, and approachable -Excellent customer service skills -Frequent periods of standing, walking, and bending -Able to lift up to 50 lbs -Able to work various shifts, including weekends and holidays to meet work schedule requirements -Knowledge/or learn the Seneca Nation/Retail Division policies and procedures

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.

Behavioral Disabilities Coordinator (1FT)

Applications due by:
SALC - Salamanca, NY
Salary: $16.93/hr

Job Description


Designs, coordinates and implements the health and disabilities components, as well as behavioral health. The coordinator is responsible for the recruitment, enrollment and arranging for delivery of services for children with special needs including: impairments due to physical and mental handicaps, stress, behavioral problems, depression, communication difficulties, dysfunctional daily living skills, and anxiety. Duties will cover all Preschool and Head Start children.

Qualifications


Bachelor's Degree and five (5) years' experience in one or more of the following: health, disabilities, child welfare, and/or public assistance. Must relate to problems of low-income families and minorities.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3526
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Dental Hygienist II (1FT)

Position is open until filled
Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center, Irving NY
Salary: $25.02/hour

Job Description


Under the direction of the Clinical Dental Officer, the incumbent performs oral prophylaxis in the prevention of or protective treatment of oral disease. Reports directly to Clinical Dental Officer.

Qualifications


Completion of an accredited dental hygiene program and NYS licensing as a Dental Hygienist. Five years experience preferred. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen in accordance with the Drug, Alcohol and Controlled Substance Abuse policy. Background check may also be required.

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.

Dental Assistant (1 FT Temp.)

Position is open until filled
Salamanca, NY

Job Description


Under the direction of the Dental Services Director, the incumbent, a Certified Dental Assist with completion of I.H.S. Expanded Function Certification in either Hygiene or Restorative, performs expanded function duties (Expanded Function Dental Assistant, or EFDA) in addition to the responsibilities of a Dental Assistant II, a Certified Dental Assistant. Reports to the Dental Services Director (for clinical duties) and the Dental Program Manager (for non-clinical duties).

Qualifications


The candidate must satisfy one of the following 3 conditions to obtain CDA status 1) Successful completion of: a) An ADA accredited dental assisting program and current certification in CPR; b) or one academic year or longer in an ADA accredited dental hygiene program; and current certification in CPR. 2) Successful completion of: a) Full time employment and experience as a chairside assistant for two years (3,000 hours) of the preceding five, during which the assistant may be trained in any delivery setting and allowed to perform the functions of a dental assistant II under the direct control and supervision of a licensed dentist; b) a 3-hour course in sterilization and infection control; c) a 3-hour course in dental office emergencies; d) evidence of satisfactory performance on an equivalency examination, recognized by the Board of Dental Examiners, based on seven hours of instruction on the production and use of dental x-rays and an educational program of not less than seven hours in clinical dental radiology; and e) current certification in CPR. 3) Successful completion of the national certification examination administered by the Dental Assisting National Board, and current certification in CPR

Submit applications/resume to:
Salamanca Health System HR Department
987 R C Hoag Dr
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-5894 x3528
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Environmental Services Attendant (1 FT)

Applications due by:
Salamanca, NY
Salary: $12.50

Job Description


Under the direction of the Facilities Manager, the incumbent performs a variety of cleaning and service tasks to maintain the health centers in a sanitary, orderly, and attractive condition.

Qualifications


High School Diploma or equivalent. Six (6) months of previous healthcare or other industrial cleaning experience preferred Usually works in well-lighted, well-ventilated heated areas. May work outside. Exposed to harsh detergent solutions, dirt, dust, trash, unpleasant odors and all patient elements. Extensive standing and walking, pushing, considerable reaching, stooping, kneeling and crouching. Subject to injury from moving parts of equipment and falls from ladders. Exposed to various infections and diseases

Submit applications/resume to:
Salamanca Health System HR Department
987 R C Hoag Dr
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-5894 x3528
 
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Lifeguard (6FT)

Position is open until filled
Saylor Pool Irving, NY
Salary: $11.22/hour

Job Description


Responsible for the safety of people using the swimming pool including children's wading pool. Insures rescue equipment is in proper location at pool sights. Maintains constant surveillance of patrons in the facility area. Responsible to act immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of emergency. Provides emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of emergency team.

Qualifications


High School Graduate or Equivalent. Active students will be considered. Must have supervisory skills. Must provide current proof of lifeguard, First Aid and CPR certification. Must be physically fit moving, lifting, carry and push heavy objects. Must have strong problem solving skills. Must have strong verbal and written skills. Must have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Working conditions required are manual labor and extreme weather. Must be able to work flexible hours- evening, weekends, and holidays 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.

Driver II (FT) (1)

Position is open until filled
Community Health and Wellness Center, Irving NY
Salary: $17.46

Job Description


The incumbent ensures that safe transportation is provided to SNHD patients. Reports directly to HOPE Unit Coordinator.

Qualifications


Valid N.Y.S. Driver’s license, no violations. Minimum age of 21 years due to insurance requirements. Able to communicate with the public. Must have CDL with passenger endorsement. Knowledge of vehicle maintenance and its operation. Must be able to work flexible hours.

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.

Director

Applications due by:
T.E.R.O. - Salamanca, NY
Salary: $20.95/salary

Job Description


Administer and enforce the Nation Employment Rights Law and supervise the Employment Rights Department. Facilitate eligible residing Native Americans with employment opportunities for which they are qualified.

Qualifications


Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration/Management with at least two years experience in employment rights or contracting. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as supervisory skills. Knowledge of Microsoft computer programs and applications. Must possess a valid New York State driver's license.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3526
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Seasonal Lifeguard (3FT/2PT)

Applications due by:
Allegany Community Center (ACC) - Salamanca, NY
Salary: $12.31/hr

Job Description


Responsible for the safety of people using the swimming pool including children's wading pool. Insures rescue equipment is in proper location at pool sights. Maintains constant surveillance of patrons in the facility area. Responsible to act immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of emergency. Provides emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of emergency team.

Qualifications


• High School Graduate or Equivalent. Active students will be considered with a minimum one-year experience as certified lifeguard. • Must provide current proof of lifeguard, First Aid and CPR certification. • Must be physically fit and proficient in swimming and safety skills. • Experience managing pool chemical and filtration systems. • Must have interpersonal communication and organizational skills and attention to details. • Must have strong problem-solving skills. • Must be self-motivated with ability to work without supervision. • Must be able to lift 50lbs. Must be able to work in various temperatures. • Must be able to work flexible hours including weekends and holidays.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3526
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

Employment Counselor (1FT)

Applications due by:
T.E.R.C. - Salamanca, NY
Salary: $16.93/hr

Job Description


Counsels eligible individuals to provide employment and training services on the Cattaraugus, Allegany, Oil Springs Reservations and surrounding areas of the territories. Assist program participants in developing their education and vocational objectives. Work with staff to include planning and implementation of the program services.

Qualifications


Associate's Degree in Human Services or related fields plus two years related work experience. Must be knowledgeable of Native American culture and tribal customs. Must be a self-confident individual with a strong ability to work effectively with people. Must possess excellent communication skills. Must be willing to work flexible hours including evening and weekends. Must have a valid NYS driver's license.

Submit applications/resume to:
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 231
Salamanca, NY 14779
Phone
(716) 945-1790 x3526
Fax
(716) 532-8235
Additional information:
  • Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screen Required.

SNHS IT Helpdesk/PC Specialist (FT)

Applications due by:
Health System, Irving NY
Salary: $18.84/hour

Job Description


Provides support to end-users. Identifies, researches, and resolves technical problems, according to policies. Responds to technical support calls, documents, tracks, and monitors issues. Reports to the IT Director/Engineer.

Qualifications


Must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university with two years related experience and/or training: or 6 years equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have strong customer service, communication skills and knowledge base of IT Systems related to IT Operation. Must understand Microsoft Office and have a good working knowledge of desktop hardware support, A+ Certification, Centricity, and Citrix skills a plus.

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.