SVDN Employment Opportunity – (2) Process Officers (Term Contract)(2021.03.01)

Sioux Valley Dakota Nation is looking for the following for a contract term (March 3 – April 30, 2021)-2 Process Officers 

The SVDN Process Officers will work with SVDN membership to enact the following laws:

1. Amendments to the “Sioux Valley Dakota Oyate Election Law #2015.11.27-01”; and

2. Sioux Valley Dakota Oyate Citizenship Law.

SVDN Process Officers will provide the SVDN Membership with the Amended “Sioux Valley Election Law #2015-11.27-01” and the proposed “Sioux Valley Dakota Oyate Citizenship Law” at Engagement Sessions and administer a vote of the membership in April 2021.  

Interested applicants should possess the following qualifications:

  • Be a registered member of Sioux Valley Dakota Nation;
  • Be eighteen years of age or over; 
  • Have knowledge of the families of Sioux Valley Dakota Nation on and off reserve;
  • Be neither the elected Chief or Councillor of Sioux Valley Dakota Nation; 
  • Be an individual who has Ratification, referenda or elections experience and expertise;
  • Have supervision and administrative experience;
  • Have effective verbal and written communication skills;
  • Have effective interpersonal skills, team leadership experience and ability;
  • Must provide mail-out ballots to SVDN Citizens residing off SVDN lands;
  • Excellent time management and maintain projected timeline of activities; and 
  • Prepare a final report outlining all of the activities of the community approval process for the passing of the:

1. Amendments to the “Sioux Valley Dakota Oyate Election Law 2015.11.27-01”; and 

2. “Sioux Valley Dakota Oyate Citizenship Law”.

Interested applicants shall submit a “Letter of Intent” and “Resume” demonstrating all criteria has been met to the:

Human Resources Department
Sioux Valley Dakota Nation Governance Office
P.O Box 38
Griswold, MB. R0M0S0 or fax at 204-855-2131 

Successful applicants will be subject to a Satisfactory Criminal Record Check, Clear Child Abuse Registry Check, can be expected to sign an Oath of Confidentiality, and abide by the Sioux Valley Dakota Nation Human Resources Policy Manual. 

A “Contract for Services” will be signed upon agreement for the terms and conditions for the successful applicants. DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS March 1, 2021