Tribal Attorney:  Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

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Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

Tribal Attorney

$74,826.72-$87,104.01 Annual DOQ/DOE EXEMPT Full Time with benefits package The Tribal Attorney works in the Office of Legal Counsel. The Confederated Umatilla Tribes are a federally recognized tribe with reserved treaty rights, self-governance duties for its members and the residents of the 172,000 acre and allotted Umatilla Indian Reservation near Pendleton, Oregon. The location is near the beautiful Blue Mountains in the Columbia River Basin Plateau, near the Umatilla River and experiences all four seasons.

The Attorney is assigned to represent and advise on ICWA proceedings, tribal trust land leasing, employment, NAHASDA, low-come tax credit units, other home ownership development, and tribal services administered under ISDEAA compacts. The position offers a mix of policy, advising and litigation experiences. The Umatilla Tribes offers a strong benefits package, supports work-life balance.

Position is open until filled. For Employment Application or Vacancy Announcement please visit the Tribes website at call (541) 429-7180.