NIHB Career Opportunities

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The National Indian Health Board seeks qualified candidates for the following open positions based in Washington DC:

Accounting Manager

Interested in using your CPA credential to support a mission-driven organization? Passionate about improving the health of American Indians and Alaska Natives? Possess both tactical and strategic skills with non-profit finances?

If you answered yes to these questions, then the new Accounting Manager position at the National Indian Health Board (NIHB) might be the right fit for you!

The NIHB seeks an organized, detail-oriented person with a positive attitude to work with the Executive Director and our outside accountant to provide strategic insight into and daily operation of all aspects of our organizational finances. This position collaborates closely with the Deputy Director to craft program and proposal budgets, plus monitor core operational needs. This position reports directly to the Executive Director and has an internal-facing, organization-wide focus...

For full job description and information about how to apply, please CLICK HERE (PDF).

Non-NIHB Career Opportunities

Posted - February 2, 2016

Supervisory Clinical Nurse

  • Job Title: Supervisory Clinical Nurse (KY2010)
  • Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
  • Agency: Indian Health Service
  • Hiring Organization: PHS Indian Hospital, Kyle Health Center, Kyle, SD.
  • Job Announcement Number: IHS-R2-GP-1544687-ESEP/MP

$80,731.00 to $99,361.00 / Per Year

Monday, February 1, 2016 to Friday, February 12, 2016


Full Time - Multiple Appointment Types

1 vacancy in the following location:
Kyle, SD

Candidates eligible under Indian Preference appointing authority (ESEP); All Federal employees serving on a career or career-conditional appointment; Reinstatement eligible; Veterans Preference including Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA); Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligible or Schedule A or PHS Commissioned Corps Personnel.

Public Trust - Background Investigation


Posted - December 15, 2015

Policy Analyst/Director of Governmental Affairs
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board

The Policy Analyst/Director of Governmental Affairs is responsible for analyzing health related policies, legislation and regulations and their impact on Indian health programs. This position is also responsible for maintaining the Board’s relationships with local, state, and federal government health agencies. The Policy Analyst/Director of Government Affairs provides health related information, and technical assistance to the forty-three federally recognized tribes who are members of the NPAIHB. The Policy Analyst/Director of Government Affairs also provides assistance to the Executive Director to improve the capabilities and operation or NPAIHB projects and activities in order to better serve member tribes...

Full Job Description (DOC)

Employment Application (DOC)

Posted - December 14, 2015

Chief Executive Officer
Indian Health Service (IHS) Uintah-Ouray (U&O) Service Unit located in Fort Duchesne, UT

  • Job Title: Health System Administrator (CEO) GS-0670-14
    Department: Department of Health and Human Services
  • Agency: Indian Health Service
  • Job Announcement Number: IHS-R1-PX-1517596-ESEP/MP
  • SALARY RANGE: $98,633.00 to $128,223.00/Per Year
  • OPEN PERIOD: Thursday, December 10, 2015 to Thursday, December 31, 2015
  • SERIES & GRADE: GS-0670-14
  • POSITION INFORMATION: Full Time - Permanent
  • DUTY LOCATION: Fort Duchesne, UT

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Posted - November 14, 2015

California Rural Indian Health Board
Project Coordinator

Under the direction of the Behavioral Health Clinical Manager, the Project Coordinator will be responsible for planning, developing, monitoring, administering activities, and outreaching to target communities. This position will coordinate project services and project activities, including training, communication, and information dissemination. This position will work with staff to assure that all scope of work activities are completed in a timely manner. The Project Coordinator will also work directly with tribal health program and/or tribal staff. This position will be responsible for completing required reports, helping develop partnerships and working directly with the funding agency. As necessary, this position will provide technical assistance and training for tribes and tribal health program staff as necessary and coordinate with agencies or departments necessary to measure program progress, outcomes and deliverables...

More Information (PDF)

Posted - October 15, 2015

Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board
Health Insurance Exchange Navigator (2 positions available) – Fort Berthold Reservation and Trenton Service Area, ND

The Navigator is responsible for completing the required HHS-developed training program and passing the certification exam within the first month of employment. The incumbent will conduct public education activities to raise awareness of the Health Insurance Exchange (HIE) and Qualified Insurance Plans (QHP).


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