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Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 549 ∙ Siletz, OR 97380

Telephone: 1-800-922-1399
Fax: (541) 444-8375



Human Resources Staff

Jenifier Leake – Human Resources Manager
Phone:  (541) 444-8240 ∙ Email:

Maggie McAfee- Human Resources Assistant:
Phone:  (541) 444-8274 ∙ Email:

Shyla Simmons- Human Resources Clerk:
Phone:  (541) 444-8360 ∙ Email:




Siletz Tribal Employment applications:

Employment Application PDF

Employment Application Word Document          

Temporary Employment Application  PDF

Marijuana Policy

Siletz Tribal Business Corporation Application PDF

Other forms:

Criminal History Authorization Form  PDF

Tribal Employment


Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Siletz Tribal Human Resources Department to obtain, develop and train the most important resource the Tribe has – human resources. This department will provide service to Tribal programs and employment applicants in an efficient, respectful and helpful manner. It will assist employees with skill development to ensure quality services to Tribal members and personal growth of Tribal employees.



Applications may be mailed, emailed, faxed, or hand-delivered to our office. 

Please note that applications at this time cannot be emailed through the CTSI website.  Applications may be emailed directly to the human resources email.  Applications must be complete and contain the applicant’s signature.    If you wish to apply for multiple positions with The Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians, please submit a new completed application for each position desired.

Incomplete applications, late applications, and resumes without an application will be returned.  CTSI requires that a Tribal application be completed.  Resumes will not be accepted in place of a completed application.

Applications must be received by 4:30pm on the position’s closing date.

We keep applications on file for 90 days after an opening has been filled. 


Internal Auditor


Opening Date: January 3, 2019
Closing Date: January 28, 2019
Job Title: Internal Auditor
Salary/Wage: $23.19 - $36.32/hr DOE
Tribal Level 19 - 23
Location: Lincoln City, OR
Classification: Full Time, Exempt
Job Posting Number: 201901

Participates in compliance, financial, performance (operational), information technology, and investigation audits at Chinook Winds Casino Resort (CWCR) and for the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians (CTSI). Participation includes assisting in determining the audit objective(s), audit procedures, conducting fieldwork, and report writing. Conducts audits in accordance with departmental procedures; Tribal ordinances, regulations and policies; Federal and State regulations; and professional auditing standards outlined by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). With other members of the Internal Audit Department (IAD), acts in an internal consulting capacity to CWCR and all of CTSI's operations to improve risk management, internal controls, and overall business practices. The position's overall objective is to help ensure that the Internal Audit Department is regarded as a value-added function by the CTSI Tribal Council, CTSI Audit Committee and Executive Management of CTSI.

TL 19.0/TL 20.0(Trainee): High school diploma/GED and two years of gaming, governmental, or other audit experience. TL 22.0/23.0 (depending on certifications): Bachelor's degree in Accounting or a related business field - OR - an equivalent combination of education and/or audit experience, including at least a minimum of two years of gaming, governmental, or other audit experience. Trainee Position: Position transitions to TL 20.1 after 1-years' experience, satisfactory evaluations, and Internal Audit Director's approval; Position transitions from TL 20 to TL 22.1 after 2-years' experience, satisfactory evaluations, and Internal Audit Director's approval. Knowledge and Abilities: General knowledge of internal audit theories and principles, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), casino operations, and Tribal government operations. Knowledge and understanding of Tribal government and operations preferred. General knowledge of financial systems, technological systems and business operations. Strong communication, analytical and problem resolution skills. Time management skills and the ability to work within strict deadlines. Ability to develop and maintain a team environment and to manage multiple priorities. Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook). Conditions of Employment with the CTSI: Obtain and maintain Gaming License from the Siletz Tribal Gaming Commission by passing a background investigation. Must pass mandatory drug screening. Must have a valid Oregon Driver's License. The ability to work different shifts including weekends and holidays. The individual in this position is prohibited from playing any games or entering into any contests or promotions at Chinook Winds Casino Resort.

Assist in development and execution of the annual audit plan consistent with CWCR and Tribal needs. Develop auditing procedures to achieve audit objectives. Develop work papers that are clear, concise, and accurate. Interpretation of Tribal (e.g., TICS), State (e.g., State Compact), and Federal (e.g., NIGC & OMB A-133) requirements along with company (CWCR & CTSI) policies and procedures. Communicating with CTSI and CWCR Management and staff. Assist in conducting investigations and special studies as requested by the Director and/or Tribal Council. Review and evaluate internal controls. Recommend operational and managerial improvements. Perform additional job related duties as requested by the Director.

All new employees will serve a six-month probationary period to enable the General Manger to determine their suitability as a tribal employee. After the six-month probation the employee will be evaluated of his/her performance and at that time it will be decided if the employee is entitled to a regular employee status.


All applicants must submit a Tribal "Application for Employment Form".

Applications must be received by the closing date of this announcement to receive consideration.


If applying for more than one position, separate applications will be required for each position.
The high school diploma/GED requirement will be waived for Tribal Elders

SEND APPLICATIONS TO: Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
Attn: Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 549
Siletz, OR 97380

Fax number 541-444-8375 or 1-800-922-1399 ext. 1375
Human Resources 1-800-922-1399 ext. 1274

Conditions of Employment:
The selectee will be required to submit to a urinalysis to screen for illegal drug use before employment.
May need to provide DMV Driver Record and proof of Automobile insurance.
The Tribe's Indian Preference Policy will apply. Tribal government will not discriminate in selection because of race, creed, age, sex, color, national origin, physical handicap, marital status, politics, membership, and non-membership in an employee organization.