Employment

Welcome to Yocha Dehe Career Opportunities Center

You have come to the right place if you're seeking employment with Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation. We are an innovative, fast-thinking, and community-focused organization. So, whether you are seeking a career in land management, operations, education, IT, finance, fire and safety, government administration, or cultural preservation, you will no doubt find a challenging employment opportunity within our diverse community setting. We will enrich your career path in more ways than one; after all, our success depends on our greatest asset - our employees!

Current Job Openings

Mill Assistant
The Mill Assistant is a full-time, hourly position that reports to the Olive Mill Manager. The Mill Assistant will be involved in numerous activities concerning Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation’s Séka Hills brand of olive oil and other products. The main duties of the Mill Assistant will be to assist in the milling and custom milling of olives during the harvest and milling season, typically October through November as well as assist in the bottling and shipping of product throughout the year. Other duties will include special events at the mill, working with growers and harvesters, transferring and maintaining oil, maintaining mill sanitary standards, cleaning and servicing equipment, moving product using powered industrial lifts, maintaining records database, participating in safety programs and occasional daily travel using mill provided transportation. Required knowledge and experience include a high school diploma or equivalent, experience in food production, demonstrated basic understanding of HMI, mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems, demonstrated ability to read and understand equipment manuals and demonstrated experience in Microsoft Office products. Other requirements include working up to 12 hour shifts during milling season including nights and weekends, occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds, ability to pass the Tribal Gaming Agency (TGA) Background Check, possess a valid driver’s license, and have proof of car insurance. Fluency in Spanish is preferred. To view full job description and to apply, please visit Indeed.
 
Tasting Room Sales Associate: Séka Hills
The Part-Time Tasting Room Sales Associate is the first point of contact for the majority of the Séka Hills tasting room customers. They will greet all visitors to the tasting room and pour wines and oils for tasting. Describe wines and oil and olive mill history; answer visitors’ questions about Séka Hills products. Handle routine sales transactions which include operating cash register and accounting of daily sales. Assist with display and stocking of retail items and wines. Assist in maintaining cleanliness of facilities. Assist with special events as needed. One year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. To view full job description and to apply, please visit Indeed.
 
Events Manager
The Events Manager works under the guidance of the Events Committee to plan and manage several events throughout the year. The events range from 50 people to 250 people. The Events Manager is responsible for ensuring deadlines and budgets are adhered to. Supports Events Committee by handling attendance reporting, sign in sheets, overseeing minute entries. Owns all logistics for events including reserving the venue, training room, setup, and support and coordinating catering. Manages vendor operations such as requests for information, proposals, communication, scheduling of events and work with vendors to ensure all requests are met for the event. Ensure day of event goes smoothly. Plan menus, sample and order food, and hire chefs or/and caterers. Five years of experience working in an Event Planning role; AA or equivalent degree or two years related experience and/or training; equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Experience in Hospitality Personnel Management, Special Events Management Meeting, and/or Food Service Management is required. Must have the ability to travel up to 15% of the time. Flexible hours to include occasional evenings and weekends may be required. To view full job description and to apply, please visit Indeed.
 
To submit your resume, email recruitment@yochadehe-nsn.gov

 

 

 

 

 

 

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