Working at Sealaska Heritage
Sealaska Heritage is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, and parenthood. As an Alaskan Native owned employer, we recognize and support shareholder hire in accordance to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) law; therefore, when two candidates are equal qualifications the shareholder will get preference. The best-qualified applicant is our focus when a hiring decision is made.
Art Administrative Assistant
Sealaska Heritage is seeking an art administrative assistant, who will provide administrative and communications support to the Sealaska Heritage Art Department. The position serves as the project lead of some arts activities and project assistant on other activities. Please send resume and cover letter or inquiries to email@example.com or apply through www.sealaska.com “careers” link. (Job Description)
SHI is seeking a community coordinator to provide administrative support for the institute’s Baby Raven Reads program. Independent judgment is required to plan, prioritize and organize a diversified workload, and to recommend changes in relation to programs practices or procedures. Please send resume and cover letter or inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or apply through www.sealaska.com “careers” link. (Job Description)
Human Resources & Finance Administrative Assistant
SHI is seeking a human resources & finance administrative assistant, who will be responsible for providing support to the department by performing finance and human resources support duties. The position serves as the project lead of some activities and project assistant on other activities. Please send resume and cover letter or inquiries to email@example.com or apply through www.sealaska.com “careers” link. (Job Description)
Sealaska Heritage Arts Campus
Construction: Interested in working at the Sealaska Heritage Arts Campus?
Employment opportunities vary by trade. Dawson Construction has union agreements for some of the trades, which limits the pool of workers to the union hall. The following trades do not have union agreements. Interested workers who have commercial construction experience should contact Dawson or subcontractors to inquire about work:
• Union/Non-union Carpenters (Dawson)
• Iron Workers (Dawson)
• Laborers (Dawson)
• Electricians (Anderson Bros)
Other trades will be hired through the union hall, but Dawson has encouraged Native hire from the hall. Shareholders applying with the union hall should express interest in the Sealaska Heritage Arts Campus.
You can apply online at https://dawson.com/careers/ and/or contact Patrick Shanley at 907-780-1500 for more information. Demand for workers fluctuates depending on the work phase of the project.
Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and Contractors
Sealaska Heritage is seeking a community liaison in Klawock to assist with SHI’s Baby Raven Reads program there. This person will be the point of contact in the community for all communications regarding the project. People who are interested should contact Tess Olympia at 907.586.9201 or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. (Expectations and Commitments)