Job Opportunities



 The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians has the following positions open:


*Please attach all the required documents to your application. (Eg: Drivers License, HS Diploma, GED, Enrollment documents, etc). If these are not attached to application it will be considered INCOMPLETE.*

Closing September 11, 2015 @ 4 pm

  1. Office Coordinator– Cherokee Life-Recreation ($27,680-$34,600)
  2. Language Specialist Assistant– KPEP ($25,200-$31,500)
  3. Director– Community &Recreation ($57,360-$71,700)
  4. Firefighter– Cherokee Fire Dept ($33,280-$41,600)(Cherokee Co. & Qualla Boundary)
  5. EMT-P– EMS ($33,280-$41,600) )(Cherokee Co. & Qualla Boundary)



Closing August 28, 2015 @ 4 pm

  1. Youth Development Professional– CYC (Snowbird)($20,960-$26,200)
  2. Arts & Crafts Instructor– CYC ($20,960-$26,200)
  3. Benefits Coordinator– Benefits & Compensation ($36,560-$45,700)(2 Positions)

Open Until Filled

  1. EMT-P (Part-time) – EMS
  2. Teacher– Tribal Child Care
  3. Teacher Assistant– Tribal Child Care
  4. Attorney General/Deputy Legal Counsel
  5. Kituwah Academy Teacher -KPEP
  6. Teen Unit & Media Supervisor– CYC
  7. Education Curriculum Manager– Tribal Child Care
  8. Detention Officer– CIPD
  9. Accounting Coordinator II– Budget & Finance
  10. Lead Teacher– Tribal Child Care
  11. Family Support Coordinator– Tribal Child Care
  12. Family Safety Attorney– Legal
  13. Lead Collections Processor– Budget & Finance
  14. Family Partnership/Lead Teacher– KPEP (Early Childhood)
  15. Cook Aide– Tribal Child Care

Public Human & Health Services 

The following positions are OPEN UNTIL FILLED:

  1.  C.N.A.– Tsali Care Center
  2. Certified Medical Assistant– Women’s Wellness
  3. Nurse Home Visitor– Cherokee Choices/Nurse Family Partnership
  4. Nurse Supervisor– Cherokee Choices/Nurse Family Partnership
  5. CHR– Community Health (Snowbird)
  6. Social Worker– Family Safety (2 Positions)
  7. Data Entry Clerk– Tribal Commodities
  8. Certification/Eligibility Specialist– Tribal Commodities
  9. Distribution Representative– Tribal Commodities
  10. Stock Clerk– Tribal Commodities (3 Positions)

Indian Preference does apply and a current job application must be submitted for each position applied for.

Please attach all the required documents to your application. (Eg: Drivers License, HS Diploma, GED, Enrollment documents, etc) If the required documents are not attached, the application will be classified as INCOMPLETE.

Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a Tribal application.

Applications may be addressed and mailed to

E.B.C.I. Employment Department

PO Box 553

Cherokee, NC 28719.

As a friendly reminder this is the official mailing address of the Employment Department.

If you have any questions regarding the employment process or having trouble accessing the job descriptions or application call 554-6388.

The Employment staff wishes you  much success in your employment endeavors.