Human Resources

The Human Resources (HR) department provides personnel, benefits and support services for departments of the Tunica-Biloxi tribal government and its business divisions including the Gaming Commission, MobiLoans and Tunica-Biloxi Financial Services (TBFS).  In addition, HR identifies and screens candidates to meet staffing needs for each department.

HR promotes employment opportunities to tribal members and tribal spouses, non-member American Indian individuals, and the public.  Individuals interested in employment with the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe are welcome to review the information below which provides available job positions, an employment application and application guidelines, and a summary of employment benefits.

 

Employment

Job announcements will be posted for minimum of seven days with the approval of the Tribal Administrator. Announcements, which contain “until filled” after the closing date, may remain actively open until a selection is made or no longer than six months from the opening date of the announcement. All job announcements are posted in the following order: 1) tribal members and spouses; 2) current tribal employees; and then 3) the public.

 

Employment Opportunities

Check back for employment opportunities.

Employment Application Instructions

Applications should be filled out completely and accurately. Applicants may not substitute resume for Employment History Section. All information provided is subject to verification. The application form is an interactive PDF which allows you to type your information into the document; however, you will still need to print out and handwrite a few things, please write with black or blue ink.

Employment At-Will

The Tunica-Biloxi Tribe is an “at-will” employer which means that the Tribe may terminate employment relationship at any time, for any reason, with or without cause and with or without notice.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Subject to the Tribe’s inherent right to exercise preference in employment, the Tribe is committed to providing equal opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, or Sickle Cell traits.  The Tribe’s policy regarding equal employment opportunity applies to all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, job assignments, promotions, working conditions, scheduling, benefits, wage and salary administration, disciplinary action, termination and social, educational and recreational programs.

Tribal and Indian Preference in Employment

As a sovereign government and consistent with Title XX of the Tribal Code, the Tribe will exercise preference in all aspects of employment, including but not limited to hiring, promotions, transfers, training, and layoffs and reductions in force, to individuals within the following categories in this order of priority: (1) members of the Tribe, (2) spouses of members of the Tribe, and (3) non-member Indians.

Paid Time-Off

Employees accrue and may use paid time-off, or “PTO” leave, which may be used for any purpose.

Employment Benefits

The Tribe offers a valuable insurance benefit package. All full-time employees who meet the eligibility requirements of each benefit program and who have completed their orientation period are entitled to the following insurance coverage:

  • Health
  • Dental
  • Group Term Life
  • Vision
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Retirement

Human Resources Forms

APPLY FOR EMPLOYMENT HERE

For more information, contact:

Karen Pierite Dorsey, Human Resources Manager

150 Melacon Road

Marksville, LA 71351

Toll: (800) 272-9767

Office: (318) 240-6430

FAX:   (318) 240-8562

kdorsey@tunica.org