Careers

***COVID-19 NOTICE TO APPLICANTS***

In light of the current pandemic and to prevent the progession and spread of the novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), Nimiipuu Health encourages potential candidates to submit applications electronically.

At Nimiipuu Health, we are all about people-our employees, volunteers, medical staff, patients, families and other customers. It is the relationship we have with each other and the passion we have serving our patients and community that creates our unique work environment and enable us to provide exceptional healthcare.

Providing exceptional healthcare is the unwavering goal of Nimiipuu Health. Achieving this goal requires a team effort by all Nimiipuu Health employees. Our Standards of Excellence define what it means to be a Nimiipuu Health employee and part of our healthcare team. As a NMPH employee you will be held to a Standard of Excellence which includes compassion, respect, integrity, excellence, collaborations, and accountability.

Compassion
We care for others as if they were our own.

Respect
We treat every person with respect

Integrity
We create a work environment based on honestly, accountability, respect, and collaboration, while striving for service excellence.

Excellence
We are linked by common goal commitment to providing Exceptional Healthcare.

Collaboration
We work cooperatively to improve the health status of the community.

Accountability
We provide a work environment based on trust and accountability and the efficient use of resources to ensure our services are provided consistently.

Join the Nimiipuu Health Employee Team

At NMPH, we treat each other with dignity and respect. When you join NMPH, you’ll work in a diverse environment with common goals where you are welcomed, challenged and engaged. When you become a NMPH employee you will also have opportunities to excel and advance in a multitude of positions. You will have opportunities to earn competitive compensation with a comprehensive benefits program. You will also have support for career development and learning opportunities through education and job assignments.

Requirements for a complete application

  • Original Nimiipuu Health Application per position with resume/C.V. required
  • High School Diploma or equivalent, or college education/degree (a copy of diploma or transcript must be submitted with application)
  • Tribal ID/CIB (If applicable)
  • Immunization Up To Date Records
  • Credentialing Packet if applicable (Providers Only)
  • Have a valid driver’s license with an insurable record (must provide a current ENTIRE record of Motor Vehicle Report (MVR)
  • Nimiipuu Health is a drug free work environment: Pre-employment drug testing is required
  • Applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date

To join our team, apply today.

Active Job-Seekers

Aside from our internal and external job opportunities, there are occasional temporary vacancies. If you are interested in joining our list of active job-seekers, please submit a complete application packet which is outlined on in a latter part of this job posting. Active job-seekers will be screened accordingly and referred to temporary appointments based on education, credentials and experience. Tribal and Indian preference applies. Certain positions may require a valid driver’s license with an insurable record under the Tribe’s policy, in which a motor vehicle report is required.

Current In-House Openings

Dentist [HR-20-028]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Requires DDS/DMD degree from an American Dental Association accredited dental school, with two (2) years of experience, preferably in general practice or completion of an AEGD or GPR program. Must have state licensure in good standing. Must maintain license. Must have excellent communications skills, both oral and written, and be computer literate. Requires the ability to pass extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires to have a valid driver’s license with insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Closes 11/30/2020
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Facilities Manager [HR-20-014] – Revised

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Requires Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Business Administration, Business Management, or education in a related field. Three (3) years of experience will substitute for one (1) year formal education. Requires three (3) years supervisory experience. Five (5) years of experience of HVAC systems, plumbing and water systems, roofs, and building infrastructure preferred. HVAC certification preferred. Knowledge of OSHA standards for construction and Blood borne Pathogen standards preferred. Experience in working with AAAHC standards for an Ambulatory Care facilities preferred. Requires experience in developing RFP’s, the knowledge of bidding processes, and policies and procedures. Must have the ability to interface with all levels of an organization and outside vendors. Must possess the ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner, possess the ability to work independently, and maintain confidentiality. Must have exceptional communication skills, both oral and written and be computer literate. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires a valid driver’s license with insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Closes 11/24/2020
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Behavioral Health Administrative Program Assistant [HR-20-029]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Requires an Associate’s degree in Social Work, Administrative Management, Business Administration, or in a related field. Three (3) years of experience will substitute for one (1) year of formal education. Requires two (2) years of related direct customer service preferably in a health care environment. Knowledge of behavioral health terminology preferred. Must possess the ability to work independently, ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner, have thorough understanding of the importance of maintaining highest level of confidentiality in working with patients, behavioral health records, and all related documents at all times. Experience serving culturally diverse populations of clients who may be struggling with emotional and behavioral stresses and/or substance use is preferred. Must have experience with a variety of office equipment. Must have excellent communications skills, both oral and written; be computer literate with accurate data entry and Microsoft Office experience. Must have the ability to appreciate and respect patient or caregivers’ perspective. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires a valid driver’s license with an insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Closes 12/4/2020
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Current General Public Openings

Physician [HR-20-020]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) D.O. or M.D. license in good standing from any state and obtain Idaho license within 180 days of hire date. Requires Family Practice or Internal Medicine board certified, or board eligible. Must have DEA license. Requires current CPR/BLS; ACLS and/or PALS encouraged. Knowledge of history, culture and health needs of Native American communities preferred. Must possess the ability to work independently, have excellent communications skills, both oral and written, ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner, be computer literate. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires a valid driver’s license with an insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Tribal Preference Applies. Open Until Filled
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Dentist [HR-20-028]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Requires DDS/DMD degree from an American Dental Association accredited dental school, with two (2) years of experience, preferably in general practice or completion of an AEGD or GPR program. Must have state licensure in good standing. Must maintain license. Must have excellent communications skills, both oral and written, and be computer literate. Requires the ability to pass extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires to have a valid driver’s license with insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Closes 11/30/2020
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Maternal Child Health (MCH) Registered Nurse [HR-20-021]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Must be a R.N. with current Idaho license and BLS certification with two years of experience in acute care or ambulatory care setting, prefer experience in OBGYN. Must have professional knowledge of and ability to apply nursing care principles, practices and procedures required to assess needs of wide variety of medical surgical, obstetrics, gynecology and pediatric patients. Knowledge base of the normal course of diseases, anticipate complications and indicated therapeutic intervention. Must posses the ability to work independently, have excellent communications skills, both oral and written, ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner, be computer literate and have a valid driver’s license with insurable record. Tribal Preference Applies. Open Until Filled
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Medical Assistant [HR-20-022]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai)(2) Must have current MA licensure from an accredited institution with at least 1-2 years’ experience. Must complete Basic Life Support for provider’s class every two years and maintain a current certification. Must have professional knowledge of and ability to apply medical assistant care principles, practices and procedures required to assess needs of wide variety of medical surgical, obstetrics, gynecology and pediatric patients as well as knowledge of the normal course of diseases, anticipated complications and indicated therapeutic interventions. Must possess the ability to work independently, have strong communication skills, including effective verbal and written communication, and be computer literate. Work experience does not substitute for certificate requirement. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires to have a valid driver’s license with insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Tribal Preference Applies. Open Until Filled
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Facilities Manager [HR-20-014] – Revised

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Requires Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Business Administration, Business Management, or education in a related field. Three (3) years of experience will substitute for one (1) year formal education. Requires three (3) years supervisory experience. Five (5) years of experience of HVAC systems, plumbing and water systems, roofs, and building infrastructure preferred. HVAC certification preferred. Knowledge of OSHA standards for construction and Blood borne Pathogen standards preferred. Experience in working with AAAHC standards for an Ambulatory Care facilities preferred. Requires experience in developing RFP’s, the knowledge of bidding processes, and policies and procedures. Must have the ability to interface with all levels of an organization and outside vendors. Must possess the ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner, possess the ability to work independently, and maintain confidentiality. Must have exceptional communication skills, both oral and written and be computer literate. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires a valid driver’s license with insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Closes 11/24/2020
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Pharmacy Technician [HR-20-011] – Re-advertisement

Must have high school diploma or GED with experience in medical billing, medical terminology or experience working in a clinical setting. Prefer pharmacy technician certification, certified nationally through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board or National Healthcare Association. If certified, must be registered as a Certified Pharmacy Technician with the Idaho Board of Pharmacy or be able to obtain registration upon hire. Requires exceptional customer service skills, computer skills and must be detail oriented. Must be organized with ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner. Must possess the ability to work independently. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Open Until Filled
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Patient Advocate [HR-20-027]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Requires an Associate’s in Business or Health related field with one (1) year of experience working directly with outreach services and/or variety of alternate resources or customer service experience in problem resolution OR six (6) years of related experience will substitute the educational component. Prefers grant writing experience. Must have knowledge of health care benefits and insurance resources, possess the ability to work independently, have excellent communication skills, both oral and written, ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner, thorough understanding of the importance of maintaining highest level of confidentiality in working with medical records and all related documents, and be computer literate. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Will be required to occasionally make extended trips during irregular work hours. Requires a valid driver’s license with an insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Tribal Preference Applies. Closes 12/1/2020
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Communications Specialist (Pandemic Response Team) [HR-20-024]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time, Temporary/COVID-19 Funding (FY21)/Lapwai) Requires an Associate’s degree or higher educational preparation; vocational/education preparation in the areas of Communications, Advertising, Marketing, Journalism, Public Relation, or closely related field. Three (3) years relevant experience is equivalent to one (1) year of college. A Bachelor’s preferred. Must be a highly organized and self-motivated individual with the ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines with complete and accurate information. Requires exceptional communication skills, both oral and written, and be computer literate.  Requires gathering, analyzing, examine, and evaluating data or information. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Will be be required to occasionally make extended trips during irregular work hours. Requires to have a valid driver’s license with the ability to be insured under the Tribe’s policy. Position term ends 9/30/21. Tribal Preference Applies. Closes 12/4/2020
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CH Transportation Aide (Pandemic Response Team) [HR-20-025]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time, Temporary/COVID-19 Funding (FY21)/Lapwai) (2) Requires a high school diploma or equivalent with related experience and/or training, prefer Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).  Must have or obtain CPR and first aid certification within three (3) months of appointment.  Must possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written and be computer literate.  Must possess the ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner, possess the ability to work independently, and maintain confidentiality.  Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Will be be required to occasionally make extended trips during irregular work hours. Requires a valid driver’s license with insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Position term ends 9/30/21. Tribal Preference Applies. Closes 11/24/2020
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CH Representative (Pandemic Response Team) [HR-20-026]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time, Temporary/COVID-19 Funding (FY21)/Lapwai) (3) Requires high school diploma with at least six (6) months of related experience in a home health care and/or ambulatory care setting, C.N.A. or CHR Certification preferred.  Must obtain C.N.A. or CHR certification within one (1) year of appointment.  Must maintain certification.  Must have knowledge to identify common disorders, identify diagnostic tests, assist with diagnostic examinations and instruct clients on diagnostic examination preparation.  Must have exceptional communication skills, both oral and written and be computer literate. Must possess the ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner, possess the ability to work independently, and maintain confidentiality.  Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Will be be required to occasionally make extended trips during irregular work hours. Requires a valid driver’s license with insurable record under the Tribe’s policy. Position term ends 9/30/21. Tribal Preference Applies. Closes 11/24/2020
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Human Resources

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Fax: 208-843-9407
jobs@nimiipuu.org