CHIEF BLACKBIRD CENTER                                     P.O. BOX 39                                                 ODANAH, WI 54861

Job Title:                             Historic Preservation Policy Analyst

Department:                        Historic Preservation Office

Hourly Rate:                       Negotiable                                                                         Full Time-40 Hours

Exempt:                               Yes/Salaried

Supervisor:                          Historic Preservation Officer

Summary: The Bad River Band through its Historic Preservation Office is looking for a qualified historic preservation policy analyst to join its cultural resources protection efforts. This position’s basic task is analyzing and documenting application of cultural resources policy to projects and other activities impacting historic properties, cultural resources, and hunting fishing and gathering activities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Review and compliance related to Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act and other federal historic preservation laws, coordinating directly with the Tribal Historic Preservation Office and natural resources department staff as well as cultural resources consultants.

Qualification Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position requires extensive travel and requires attendance at policy and project meetings across the ceded territory. Desk work and research is also involved. The person in this position must be able to work independently.

Educational and/or Experience:


Training and Licenses:

Juris Doctor Degree from an accredited law school.


Demonstrated knowledge of Federal Indian law with a minimum two years of experience practicing law or the equivalent school practicum work.

Other Skills and Abilities:


This is a required driver position.

Must possess a valid driver’s license and meet eligibility for tribal insurance.

Ability to exercise initiative and good judgment in achieving goals of the tribal government.

Background Check:

This position is contingent on ability to pass required security background check. This position requires a driver’s record check, to meet eligibility for Tribal Insurance.

Language Skills:

Excellent writing, speaking and interpersonal skills.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Sedentary work with some standing and walking required. Occasional lifting up to 25lbs.

Working Environment: The working environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Drug Free Workplace Act in accordance with the Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988 P.L. 100-690 and Pre-Employment Drug Testing in accordance with the Bad River Tribe’s Employee Policy & Procedure Handbook. Indian Preference will be given in accordance with P.L. 93-638 and the Tribe’s Preference Policy.


Send in Tribal Application and Resume

Salary requirements, 3 Letters of Reference,

Writing Sample

Transcripts if requested.

For an electronic copy of the Tribal Application please contact:

Becky Stone

P.O. Box 39

Odanah, WI 54861

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Send To:

                                                                                                                                                      Bad River Tribe

                                                                                                                                                      P.O. Box 39

                                                                                                                                                      Odanah, WI 54861



Opens: August 30th, 2017

Closes: Open until filled.