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Storage

S & K Self-Storage
53205 Hwy 93
Ronan, MT 59864
406/253-1011 or 406/883-4317
Various Sizes Available
Security gate
24-hour keypad access
Located right next to the People’s Center on Hwy. 93
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Real Estate

HOME FOR SALE – (Tribal Homesite Lease)
Improvements include a 2-story single family dwelling with 5-bedrooms and 2.5 baths (2,658 sq. ft.) with deck, and an enclosed 2-car garage, located at 69094 Antoine Lane, Arlee, Montana. ASKING PRICE: $195,000.00.
TRIBAL MEMBERS ONLY, for more information contact Tribal Credit at 406-275-2727, extension 1092.
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1740 Sq. Ft. Nashua 3 bedroom, 2 Bath home with 3 car garage and shed on 2.5 acres. Tribal Lease. 1 Mile South of St. Ignatius. Asking $202,500. (406) 745-5122.
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FOR SALE: 4 bedroom 2 bath. Large 2-car garage. Quiet area 8 miles from Polson on Finley Point. Asking $120,000. Lease Land. Call (406) 270-4725.
5/28

St. Ignatius - 3 bdrm, 2 bath with A.C. manufactured home, 3 car garage. (406) 745-5122. $203,000 on 2 1/2 acres Tribal Lease.
5/28

Education/Instruction

TRUCK DRIVER TRAINING. Complete programs, refresher courses, rent equipment for CDL, Job Placement Assistance. Financial assistance for qualified students. SAGE Technical Services, Billings/Missoula. 1-800-545-4546.
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Mortgages/Contracts

EQUITY LOANS ON NON-OWNER OCCUPIED MONTANA REAL ESTATE. We also buy Notes & Mortgages. Call Creative Finance & Investments @ 406-721-1444 or visit www.creative-finance.com
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For Sale

Authentic Timber Framed Barns. Residential-Commercial-Storefronts. Design-Build since 1990. Authentic Handcrafted, Pegged Frames Installed, Starting at $18/SF. Traditional Turnkey Barns From $40/SF. Built to Last for Generations. 406-581-3014 or email brett@bitterrootgroup.com www.bitterroottimberframes.com
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NEW HOME SPRING BLOWOUT!! Single Wides, Double Wides & Modular Homes at Clearance Prices!! Modular Homes starting at $79,500 - Tape & Texture Throughout, Oak Cabinets, Glamour Bath & Much More. 16 x 80 Singlewides - Tape & Texture Throughout & Oak Cabinets starting at $45,900. Elite Homes - Call Troy at 406-696-6282 OR Jason at 406-855-2279.
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Antiques

2015 Bottle, Antique, Collectibles Show & Sale: June 5th (4-8pm) & 6th (10am-4pm) Butte Civic Center, 1340 Harrison Ave, Butte. Contact James Campiglia 805-689-0125 www.outhousepatrol.com
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Auctions

ARCADE AUCTION 150+ Coin operated arcade games, pinball’s, redemption, pool tables, kiddie rides, mini golf, etc . Assets of Club House Mini Golf 2825 West Main St. Bozeman MT 59718? ONLINE ONLY AUCTION? BID NOW? AUCTION ENDS MAY 30? terms, images, videos details at:
OnlineInternetAuctions.com or call 844?FUN?2BID
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Employment

S&K Technologies (SKT), Inc. and subsidiaries S&K Aerospace, S&K Global Solutions, S&K Logistics S e r v i c e s , and S & K Environmental are always seeking to hire qualified individuals for positions advertised on our websites. Visit www.sktcorp.com, select applicable company and go to “Careers and View Career Opportunities” for all job listings. SKT, Inc. and subsidiaries are all AA/EEO/American Indian Hiring Preference employers.
6/6

CSKT Early Childhood Services
Positions Available Open Until Filled
CSKT Early Childhood Services is seeking the following positions

HEAD START (3-5 year olds):
* Teacher/Supervisor
* Teacher
* Teacher Aide
* Teacher Aide-In-Training
* Special Services Aide

EARLY HEAD START (0-3 year olds):
* Teacher/Supervisor
* Lead Teacher
* Teacher
* Teacher-In-Training
* Special Service Aide
Interested applicants can get a copy of the full position description at the Tribal Personnel Office or at the Early Childhood Services Admin Office in Ronan. Interested applicants will need to complete an application for employment with the Tribal Personnel Office and attach all required documents with the application.
Please contact CSKT Early Childhood Services at 406- 676-4509 ext. 6106 or CSKT Personnel at 406-675-2700 ext. 1041 for more information.
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Basic Education Teacher/ Math – KHJC

The successful applicant must possess a college diploma and possess a current Class 1 or Class 2 Secondary Montana Teacher Certificate. This certification must be maintained. This is a Tested Designated Position (TDP) and is subject to random drug testing. A current secondary education endorsement from other states; that is equivalent to a MT Class 1,2,3; will be considered if it can be converted to a MT Educator License within six months. Employee is required to pass a background investigation per PL-101-630. Applicant must submit a completed Tribal application and relevant academic transcripts and training certificates to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406.675.2700 ext. 1029 or visit the cskt.org website for the application. This position may be employed under a contract. Salary range $16.33 to $18.98 per hour, plus benefits. Closing date is open until filled. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test.

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5/28

CENTER DRIVER - KHJC

The successful applicant must possess High school diploma or equivalent. Must possess a Class B CDL airbrake endorsement License with passenger school bus endorsement, clean driver record. This is a Tested Designated Position (TDP) in compliance with the Drug and Alcohol Policy. Employee is required to pass a background investigation per PL-101-630. Sound knowledge of the Laws and regulations concerning operation of a motor vehicle. Must be able to pass standard medical physical exam. Must have the ability to operate a motor vehicle under different climatic conditions and road conditions and work irregular hours. Must be able to obtain a First Aid and CPR certification. Must have experience with computers and different computer software. Salary range is $11.23 to $13.03 per hour, plus benefits. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates and a copy of a B-1 license with passenger and air endorsements to the Tribal Personnel Department or call 406.675.2700 ext. 1029 for an application. Closing date will be Thursday, June 4, 2015 @ 5:30 p.m.. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test.

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5/28

STAFF COOK (On-Call) – KHJC

Temporary Contract Position
The successful applicant must possess a High School Diploma or GED. Must have three (3) years of experience in institutional cooking OR five (5) years cooking Experience OR be a graduate of a two (2) year vocational/technical program with one (1) year cooking experience. Must be experienced in preparation of breakfast, lunch, and supper meals, in addition, incumbent must be knowledgeable in preparing special meals, baking, salads, soups, sauces, and desserts. Employee is required to pass a background investigation per PL 101-630. Must be able to work weekends and unusual hours. Must hold or be able to obtain a food handler’s card. Must be able to pass physical stating that applicant is free of any communicable disease. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates than CSKT to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406.675.2700 ext. 1029 or visit the cskt.org website for the application. Salary range $11.23 to $13.03 per hour. Closing date will be open until filled. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test.

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5/28

SENIOR CLINIC NURSE/ST. IGNATIUS HEALTH CLINIC
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT
(MAY BE EMPLOYED BY CONTRACT)

The successful applicant must be a graduate from an accredited ADN, Diploma, or BSN program in Nursing, possess a current Montana state RN licensure (skills must be current with documentation of most recent training), current CPR and First Aide certification, possess a current valid driver’s license and be subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630. Prefer five (5) years or more years of experience to train other nurses and to supervise student nurses, and prefer one (1) year experience in a clinic setting. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of relevant academic transcript/certifications, copy of current Montana state R.N. licensure, a copy of current CPR and First Aid certification, copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of the DD214 must be submitted. This position is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range is $21.71 to $25.29 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available at cskt.org. The closing date for this position is Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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5/28

CLINIC NURSE/ST. IGNATIUS HEALTH CLINIC
(MAY BE EMPLOYED BY CONTRACT)
TRIBAL HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must be a graduate from an accredited ADN, Diploma, or BSN program in Nursing, possess a current Montana state RN licensure (skills must be current with documentation of most recent training), current CPR and First Aide certification, possess a current valid driver’s license and be subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630. One (1) year of work experience in a clinic setting is desirable. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of relevant academic transcript/certifications, copy of current Montana state R.N. licensure, a copy of current CPR and First Aid certification, copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of the DD214 must be submitted. This position is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range is $19.71 to $22.93 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available at cskt.org. The closing date will be Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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5/28

FIELD COMPLIANCE TECHNICIAN – AGRICULTURAL EMPHASIS
(FURLOUGH-ABLE POSITION)
TRIBAL LANDS DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must possess a high school diploma or equivalent with training or education in realty or other land-related field, must possess one (1) year of work experience in a land related field. This experience should have land legal descriptions, computer operation, land records research, map/aerial photo interpretation, and may also include; surveying, land inventory, forestry, range conservation, real estate sales, farming, ranching, or related fields, must maintain physical capacity to walk leases efficiently with no danger of physical harm, and to assist in fire suppression, (a work capacity test is required) and be in possession of or eligible for a motor vehicle operator’s license. All applicants must submit a Tribal application and copy of academic transcript and/or training certificate, copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference a copy of DD214 must be submitted. This position is not a (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by CSKT must pass pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range is $13.52 to $15.70 per hour. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. Closing date will be Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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LOW RENT ADVOCATE/
SALISH KOOTENAI HOUSING AUTHORITY

The successful applicant must have an AA degree in Human Services or related field and 2 years relevant experience working for a public service program OR a combination of training and experience, which includes experience in clerical tasks such as typing, record keeping, business writing and data processing, possess a current valid driver’s license with no alcohol or drug related offenses in the past three years, must be able to pass a background investigation and must be willing to travel out of the area for training and conferences. All applicants must submit a Tribal application and copy of academic transcripts and/or training certificates, a copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference a copy of DD214 must be submitted. This position is not a (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by CSKT must pass pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range $13.52 to $15.70 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 - Ext. 1029. Tribal applications are also available online at cskt.org. Closing date will be Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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CLINIC NURSE MANAGER/ST. IGNATIUS HEALTH CLINIC
(MAY BE EMPLOYED BY CONTRACT)
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must be a graduate from an accredited Bachelor of Science Nursing program with five (5) or more years of nursing experience. (Skills must be current and must be able to provide documentation of most recent training), must possess a current Montana state RN licensure, current CPR and First Aide certification, possess a current valid driver’s license and be subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630. Prefer one (1) year of work experience in a clinic and one (1) or more years of supervisory experience. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of relevant academic transcript/certifications, copy of current Montana state R.N. licensure, a copy of current CPR and First Aid certification, copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of the DD214 must be submitted. This position is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. This position is exempt and salary is negotiable. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available at cskt.org. The closing date will be Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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TRANSPORTATION SPECIALIST/ST. IGNATIUS HEALTH CLINIC
TRIBAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must possess a high school diploma/GED, must possess a current valid driver’s license, provide proof of insurance and be subject to a background check in accordance with Public Law 101-630. . All applicants must submit a Tribal application, copy of relevant academic transcript/certifications, copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of insurance, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of the DD214 must be submitted. This position is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. The salary is $10.20 to $11.83 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available at cskt.org. The closing date will be Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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RANGE SPECIALIST- FURLOUGH-ABLE/
TRIBAL LANDS DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must possess a bachelor’s degree in range science, agriculture science, biology, botany or a closely related field, and must possess two (2) years of work experience in grazing resource inventory and two (2) years of supervisory experience, and in possession of or eligible for a motor vehicle operator’s license. All applicants must submit a Tribal application and copy of academic transcript and/or training certificate, copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference a copy of DD214 must be submitted. This position is not a (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by CSKT must pass pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range is $19.71 to $22.93 per hour. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. Closing date will be Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELOR/CONTRACT POSITION
(UP TO 60 HOURS PER MONTH)
TWO EAGLE RIVER SCHOOL/

The successful applicant must possess a Master’s degree in Social Work or related field,
a Montana license as a Clinical Professional Counselor, must pass drug test, background check, fingerprinting (no violence against children or other individuals, no sexual abuse against children), must be willing to promote a program of drug and alcohol free education, must be willing to be a team member of active staff and demonstrate cooperative behavior, and upon hire, must provide certification regarding debarment, suspension & other matters, independent contractor exemption, and proof of insurance. All applicants must submit a Tribal employment application, certified copy of relevant academic transcript, copy of licensure, copy of training certificate, if applicable, proof of enrollment in a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of DD214 must be submitted. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary is $50.00/hr. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700 Ext. #1040 for an application. Tribal applications are also available on-line at cskt.org. This position will close on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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HISTORY TEACHER/CONTRACT POSITION
TWO EAGLE RIVER SCHOOL

The successful applicant must possess a bachelor’s degree and Montana state certification in Secondary Education relevant to the position. Must pass pre-hire drug test, background check, fingerprinting (no violence against children or other individuals and no sexual abuse against children) Must be willing to promote a program of drug and alcohol free education and must be willing to be a team member of an active staff and demonstrate cooperative behavior. Experience working with Native American youth and/or knowledge of Native American culture a plus but not required. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, certified copy of academic transcripts, three (3) current letters of recommendation and a copy of teaching certificate. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test. Salary is according to the TERS Teacher Salary Schedule – DOE – Beginning at $27,731.00 annually. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700 Ext. 1029. Tribal applications are also available online at cskt.org. The closing date will be Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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DEAN OF STUDENTS/PRINCIPAL
CONTRACT POSITION
TWO EAGLE RIVER SCHOOL

The successful applicant must possess or be eligible to hold a Montana State certification in administration. (candidates may be enrolled in an educational leadership program but must possess or be eligible for an administrative provisional or intern certification), pass a pre-hire drug test, background check, fingerprinting with no convictions of violence against children or other individuals and no sexual abuse against children, must be willing to promote a program of drug and alcohol free education, and must be willing to be a team member of an active staff and demonstrate cooperative behavior. Prior experience working with Native American youth and/or knowledge of Native American culture preferred but not required. All applicants must submit a Tribal application, certified copy of academic transcript, a copy of certification if applicable, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of DD214 must be submitted. This is a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary is D.O.E., plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at 406-675-2700 Ext. #1029 for an application. Tribal applications are also available online at cskt.org. The closing date will be Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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6/4

Job Readiness Employment & Training (E&T) Coordinator – DHRD

The successful applicant must possess a High school diploma or GED. Some documented successful college coursework. Successful documented experience with Project Management or Program Development. Example of Leadership Experience (Where individual took the lead or was responsible for a product or outcome over a period of at least one year.) Knowledge of Local communities and resources. Computer proficiency and experience – four years minimum. Minimum of five years working with Public and disadvantaged individuals. Minimum of four years of experience (successful) in implementing federal regulations and program policy. Salary range $17.98 to $20.90 per hour, plus benefits. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copies of relevant transcripts and/or certificates and a copy of a valid driver’s license to the Tribal Personnel Department, 406.675.2700 ext. 1029 or visit the cskt.org website for the application. Closing date Thursday, June 11, 2015 @ 5:30 p.m. This is not a Testing Designated Position (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by the Tribes must pass a pre-hire drug Test.

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6/4

HYDROLOGIC TECHNICIAN/HYDROGRAPHER
NATURAL RESOURCES DEPARTMENT

The successful applicant must possess a minimum of a high school diploma or GED WITH one (1) year of experience in natural resources data collection OR two (2) years of college OR one (1) year of college with a physical science background, must possess a current valid driver’s license and be insurable under the Tribes insurance policy and must wear Tribal Government identification and safety apparel when conducting field activities. All applicants are required to submit a Tribal application, copy of relevant transcript, a copy of current valid driver’s license, proof of enrollment from a federally recognized Tribe if other than CSKT and if claiming veteran’s preference, a copy of DD214 must be submitted. This position is not a (TDP) within the definition of the CSKT Drug Testing policy. The successful applicant, if not already employed by CSKT must pass pre-hire drug test and serve a mandatory six (6) month probationary period. Salary range $13.52 to $15.70 per hour, plus benefits. To apply, contact Personnel at (406) 675-2700 Ext. #1029. Tribal applications are also available online at cskt.org. Closing date will be Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 5:30 p.m.

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6/11

Youth Dynamics is looking for caring individuals to be Foster Parents and Respite Providers who can provide care to youth in your community. Youth Dynamics will provide training and licensure. Once license is obtained; tax free reimbursement is available at $865.00 per month for foster parents and $75.00 per respite service. Please call Youth Dynamics at 1-877-458-7022 for more information.
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SAWMILL MAINTENANCE: Pyramid Mountain Lumber is accepting applications for SAWMILL MAINTENANCE positions. Millwright experience preferred. Medical & Dental Insurance, 401(k), Paid Vacations & Holidays, Monthly Incentive Program. Wages range $15-$20 DOE. Pick up application at Main Office or online at www.pyramidlumber.com. Questions contact 677-2201, Ext. 22 or DTroutwine@pyramidlumber.com. EOE
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Critical access hospital in Elgin, ND is seeking an NP or PA to practice in clinic, ER, and inpatient settings. Also seeking qualified Director of Nursing. Sign-on bonus, student loan repayment, and relocation assistance may be available. Apply at (701) 584-7247 or rgolke@jmhcc.org.
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OTR NEEDED TODAY - S&S Transport hauls farm commodities. Drivers need Class A CDL, 2-yrs exp. Passport, Doubles. No need to relocate! Www.sstransportmt.com or call 406-309-2357
#183

Legal Notices

INVITATION TO BID
PREPARATION OF FISHERIES DOCUMENTS

The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes’ Natural Resources Department is soliciting bids from contractors to prepare two technical documents for the Fisheries Program. In brief, the contractor will be required to generate, in close cooperation with Tribal fisheries staff, a biological and social analysis of westslope cutthroat trout conservation on the Flathead Reservation, including an in-depth evaluation of cutthroat trout conservation using piscicides to remove non-native fish. The second component of this work will be to work closely with the Fisheries Program to revise and update the Fisheries Management Plan for the Flathead Indian Reservation. Both documents must be technically written and integrate state-of-the-art graphics and maps with online interfaces.
Bidders must possess the following qualifications: 1) an in-depth, working knowledge of Kerr Project mitigation plans, 2) a working relationship with Salish, Pend d’Oreille, and Kootenai cultural staff, 3) experience in graphic design and a proven ability to bring design, content, and technology together to meet public-outreach goals, 4) a thorough knowledge of Tribal fisheries management and the natural history and biology of Flathead Reservation fisheries, 5) a willingness to arrange work times and in-person meetings to accommodate the schedules of fisheries staff. Bidders will be asked to provide examples of previous work products to demonstrate the above-mentioned qualifications.
Bids must include a full resume of all individuals and subcontractors who may be involved in any aspect of the project, which tasks each individual would be responsible for, hourly rates for each individual, pertinent experience, and specific project accomplishments similar to those in this solicitation. Bids must be submitted by COB 06/01/2015 by mail or electronically to Craig Barfoot (406) 883-2888 x7295, craigb@cskt.org, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855.
This is an Indian Preference Bid. Tribal contractors who wish to receive Indian Preference must obtain certification by the Indian Preference Office as a legitimate Indian-owned business prior to the submission of bids. Proof of Indian Preference Certification must be included with your bid in the form of a copy of the Certificate issued by the Indian Preference Office. Be advised that evidence of your membership or affiliation with a Tribe does not constitute Indian Preference Certification. You must be certified by the Indian Preference Office in order to claim preference. The selection of the successful contractor and award of this project will be per the provisions of the CSKT Indian Preference Ordinance 101A. It is the sole responsibility of the bidder to obtain and provide proof of Indian Preference certification from the Indian Preference Office.
5/28

Honorable David Morigeau
Judge of the Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
(406) 675-2700

IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH & KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION, PABLO, MONTANA

IN THE MATTER OF THE                )
ADOPTION OF                                 )
BLB & MAMDB                                ) Cause No. 15-109-A
                                                            )
Minor Children,                                  )
                                                            )
LOCKLEY CHARLES BREMNER ) NOTICE OF HEARING FOR
And                                                    ) CHANGE OF NAME
TRACI MAE BREMNER                 )
Petitioners                                        )

This is notice that Petitioners in the above-entitled matter have requested the Tribal Court of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai change the name of minor child Brian Lee Boyd to Lockley Adriano Bremner, and change the name of minor child Mary Agnes Michelle Dominique Boyd to Sierra Rose Bremner.
A hearing will be held on the 1st day of June, 2015, at 9:30 a.m.
The hearing will be at the Tribal Courthouse in Pablo, Montana.
DATED this 30 day April, 2015.

Chelsi Camel
Deputy Clerk of Court

Attorney for Petitioners Andersen Law, PLLC, P.O. Box 8472, Missoula MT 59807, (406) 926-1513
5/28

Tribal Lands Department (TLD) Request for Proposals (RFP) and Bids

The Tribal Lands Office is accepting bids and proposals on the Flathead Indian Reservation, in western Montana. The location is as follows:

Blue Bay, Montana – Property with Red and White metal building off Highway 35 across from Blue Bay Campground


This site is accessed from Highway 35 and contains a high volume of traffic. Located across from Blue Bay Campground, this property has many possibilities. The minimum bid is $1,050.00 per year. Lease terms are negotiable.
The site is Tribal trust property. Any lease is subject to the review and approval of the DOI BIA Flathead Agency Superintendent and any proposed rent or lease fee is subject to review considering the current appraisal of record.

General Request for Proposal Elements:

RFP responses shall include:
(1) Qualifications of personnel involved in the business along with appropriate credentials and experience. Resumes of all individuals who may be involved in the project.
(2) Description of ability to enter into a business lease or revocable permit and to meet all financial and lease obligations in a timely manner.
(3) Financial stability sufficient to demonstrate ability to pay the lease on a monthly basis and in a timely manner. Bonding may be required.
(5) Liability insurance proof that substantiates that the respondent to this RFP is a bonafide business owner. Note – liability insurance is a requirement of any business lease. This must include the CSKT Tribes (land owner) as a co-insured.
(6) Description of recent relevant experience that supports the proposal.
(7) Three references and contact information identified for each individual involved in any aspect of the work. Appropriate background checks may be conducted on the successful applicant/s. Please note business owner as the responsible party for negotiated items and for lease signature and acceptance.
(8) The bid and proposal response should be well detailed. Any response should be clear in terms of suggested costs, terms, business operation, etc.
Questions may be directed to Carolee Wenderoth, Tribal Lands Department, (406) 675-2700 ext. 1199. Questions may be E-mailed to caroleew@cskt.org. Proposals should be mailed to Tribal Lands Department - Attention Carolee Wenderoth, Tribal Lands Department Business Leasing - PO Box 278, Pablo, Mt. 59855.
The CSKT are requesting that all proposals be submitted by June 1, 2015 (post marked or date stamped). Emailed proposals are accepted as well.
Site inspections can be accommodated. Photos and maps are available. Please request by emailing caroleew@cskt.org.

Indian Preference Certification

This is an Indian preference bid and Tribal contractors who wish to receive Indian preference must obtain a certification by the Indian preference office as a legitimate Indian-owned business prior to submission of the bids. This certification must be included with your RFP response.
The selection of the successful respondent will be per the provisions of the CSKT Indian Preference Ordinance 101A. It is the sole responsibility of the bidder/respondent to obtain and provide proof of Indian Preference certification from the Indian Preference Office.
All proposals will become the property of the CSKT Tribal Lands Office. The Tribes reserve the right to accept, reject and negotiate any element of any proposals received with responder.
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Disposal of School Property

Polson School District #23 will accept sealed bids for a 2002 Blue Bird bus until Friday, June 5, 2015. The bus is a 75 passenger bus with a wheel chair lift and odometer reading of 120,000 miles. It includes an Allison 3000 transmission and Cat 3126 engine. The bus has some body damage. Minimum bid is $1000. Please contact Mike Andersen, Bus Supervisor, at 471-6861 if you have questions or wish to look at the bus.
Send or deliver sealed bids to Pam Owen, Business Manager, at 111 4th Avenue East, Polson, MT 59860
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SEALED BID ON FORECLOSURE SALE
CAUSE #14-566-CV
(CSKT TRIBAL MEMBERS ONLY)

The Tribal Court of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes offers the following personal property which includes improvements of a 2005 modular home with three bedroom and two baths, 26.6’x 68’ sq. ft. on Tribal homesite for sale. Personal property is located on Lot 13 of Mission Dam Homesites, 31693 Mission Dam Road St. Ignatius, Montana. All bids must be in writing, bids must be sealed and submitted to (ATTN: CHIEF OF TRIBAL POLICE, SEALED BID CAUSE #14-566-CV) on or before 5:30 p.m. of June 18, 2015. Minimum bid accepted $62,000.00. Tribal Credit’s acceptance of the bid/offer will be contingent upon the purchaser(s) notifying Tribal Credit within ten days in writing of the financial arrangement for payment of the negotiated sale price. The purchaser will be allowed sixty (60) days to make payment in full, or the negotiated purchase price will be considered null or void. The property and improvements will be purchased in an, “as is” condition. The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes will not be responsible for any defaults or repairs that may be associated with the property aforementioned. Contact Tribal Credit for more information at 406-275-2727, extension 1092 or extension 1094.
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IN THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION, PABLO, MONTANA

IN RE THE MATTER OF THE ) CASE NO. 15-031-A
ADOPTION OF:                        )
                                                    )
J.W.D.,                                       )
DOB: 10/24/2011                      ) NOTICE TO ABSENT PARENT
                                                    ) SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION
Minor Child                                )
                                                    )
ERMA WALL,                            )
                                                    )
Petitioners.                                )
                                                    )

To, Joyce Kujala, the biological parent of the Minor Child listed above:
You are hereby summoned and required to file with the court an Answer to the Petition for Adoption filed in this case. Your answer must be filed with the court at: Tribal Court, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT, 59855 within 15 days after the last date of publication of this Summons. You must also send a copy of your answer to the Petitioner’s attorney named: Justin Kalmback at this address: Tribal Defenders Office, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855.
If you fail to file your Answer within the required time, a default judgment may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. This is an action for Adoption of the minor child by Erma Wall. The relief demanded is a Court order forever severing the bonds of parent and child by Erma Wall. The relief demanded is Court order forever severing the bonds of parent and child between you and the Minor Child and establishing a Parent-Child relationship between the Minor Child and the Petitioner. You have been made a party to this action because you are biological mother of the Minor Child.

WITNESS my hand and the seal of said Court this 7th day of May, 2015.

Genevieve Morigeau, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
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INVITATION FOR BIDS

Sealed bids for construction of the following project(s) will be received by the Montana Department of Transportation, Contract Plans Bureau, Room 101, 2701 Prospect, Helena, Montana until 9:00 a.m. on June 11, 2015. All bids being publicly opened, reviewed for correctness, and then publicly read in the Department's auditorium.

104 EROSION REPAIR - HEBGEN LAKE
STPP 87-2(2)16

Riprap revetment on the Erosion Repair-Hebgen Lake project located in Gallatin County. Work includes: topsoil, riprap, erosion control mat and guardrail. The project is located between RP 16.4 and RP 16.6 on State Primary Route 87/US 287 on the north side of Hebgen Lake.
Bid documents and instructions to bidders may be obtained from the Contract Plans Bureau. These documents may be requested by FAX (406)444-7236 (see order form), by mail, by downloading at the following web site: http://www.mdt.mt.gov/business/contracting/current_letting.shtml under 'Bid Packages'link, or by calling (406) 444 6216, 6212, 6215 or TTY-444 7696.
Any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement is subject to all appropriate state and federal civil rights laws. The prime and subcontractors are required to pay the wage rates set out in the bid proposal.
MDT will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin or sex in the award, performance or administration of any MDT contract or in the administration of its DBE program (49 CFR Part 26). MDT attempts to provide reasonable accommodations for any known disability that may interfere with a person participating in any service, program or activity of the department. Alternate accessible formats of this document will be provided upon request. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in MDT bid lettings, call the Civil Rights Bureau at 444-6331 or TTY 406-444-7696 [TTY 1-800-335-7592 (toll free)].

MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Rick Griffith, Chairman                           Michael T. Tooley
Montana Transportation Commission Director of Transportation
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IN THE CHILDREN’S COURT OF THE TRIBAL COURT OF THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES OF THE FLATHEAD RESERVATION

IN THE MATTER OF,   ) CASE NO. 13-431-CP
                                       )
                                       )
N.W.,                              ) SUMMONS OF PUBLICATION
Child in Need of Care. )

THE CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES SEND GREETING TO:

EHREN HUDSPETH – biological father of N.W.

YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED to appear at the Tribal Court, Pablo, MT. (Phone number 675-2700 ext. 1110) at a Hearing on a Petition to Suspend Birth Parents Parental Rights, scheduled to take place on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 11:00 A.M.
Petitioner, CONFEDERATED SALISH AND KOOTENAI TRIBES, on behalf of tribal Social Services, P.O. Box 278, Pablo, MT 59855, is petitioning for Suspension of Birth Parents Parental Rights of the above-named child, named in the Petition, born June 29, 2001.
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that failure to appear at the hearing will constitute a denial of interest in the child, which denial may result, without further notice of this proceeding or any subsequent proceeding, in a judgment by default being entered for the relief requested in the Petition.
WITNESS my hand and the seal of said Court this 20th day of May, 2015.

Cara Croft, Clerk of Tribal Court
P.O. Box 278
Pablo, MT 59855
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