OPEN: Until Filled
The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is soliciting applications for employment, as an independent contract employee, for an Assistant Tribal Prosecutor for the Standing Rock Tribal Court.
This is a full time position for a minimum of one (1) year. The number of hours, days of employment and compensation are all negotiable. The terms of employment will be determined by the agreement of the parties. The contract shall be compensated on an hourly basis. Employment beyond one year will be contingent upon funding. This position will be under the supervision of the Tribal Chief Prosecutor and the Court Administrator.
The statutory prerequisites for employment are: To be eligible to serve as a Tribal Court Assistant Prosecutor, a person shall (1) be a member in good standing of the bar in any state or federal court; (2) at least 21 years of age, (3) be of high moral character and integrity, (4) have a law degree from an (ABA) accredited law school, (5) must never have been convicted of a felony; (6) shall not have been dishonorably discharged from the Armed Services, and must (7) be physically able to perform the duties of the office.
No specific form of application is required. Applications shall be in writing, to include a professional resume, legal qualifications, letters of recommendation and any other submissions at the option of the applicant. All applications are considered on merit.
The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Code of Justice, 30-202, extends a limited preference based on political status, in order, to: 1) Tribal members, 2) local Indians, 3) other Indians, and 4) all other qualified applicants. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Court is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis or race (“Indian” is a federally recognized political status), national origin, sex or sexual orientation, religion, age, or disability).
Any inquiries regarding the Assistant Prosecutor position can be submitted to Grant Walker, Chief Prosecutor, Standing Rock Tribal Court, PO Box 363, Fort Yates, ND 58538, Telephone (701) 854-7244 or by Email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for the Assistant Tribal Prosecutor position may be sent to Ms. Dellis M. Agard, Court Administrator, Standing Rock Tribal Court, Fort Yates, ND, Telephone (701) 854-7244 or by Email to email@example.com.
The worksite for this position is located at the Standing Rock Tribal Court in Fort Yates, ND. The Sitting Bull College Transit provides bus services, at nominal cost, to and from Bismarck, ND; Mobridge, SD; McLaughlin,SD and Selfridge,ND, coordinated with the Tribal work day, which is 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (Central Time).
October 1, 2013