18263 W. Keetoowah Circle Tahlequah, OK 74464

The United Keetoowah Band Human Resources Office is the first point of contact for job seekers and applicants. The postings listed below have gone through the appropriate HR channels and approved by Council. Those who wish to submit a general job application for employment, please download our application here

All applications can be returned physically or mailed to the UKB Federal Programs Building at 18263 W. Keetoowah Circle, Tahlequah OK 74464. If mailing, please address your envelope with ATTN: Human Resources. Completed and scanned applications can also be accepted by emailing sthompson@ukb-nsn.gov.


The department is managed by director Sara Thompson. ​For job inquiries or additional questions, please use the above email or call 918-871-2800 and ask to speak with HR. Wado! 

Current Position Openings

Position: Assistant Teacher

Pay: $9.00/HR

Status: Non-Exempt

Reports to: Child Care Director

 An Assistant Teacher will be responsible for assisting the teacher and master teacher in implementing lesson plans and other various tasks. He/She will assist in maintaining a positive learning environment conducive to the well-being of young children.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • Prefer 6 months to 1-year related experience in childcare.

  • Applicant must receive CDA (Child Development Associate Credential) within first year of employment.

  • Have first aid/CPR certificate, medication administration training (MAT), and ELCCT or receive after employment.

  • Must pass OSBI fingerprint background check before employment.

  • Actively maintain 20 hours of professional development per employment year.

  • Must pass drug test.

For more details and to see requirements, please click the "More Info" button. Click "Download Application" to apply.

Position: Comptroller

Licenses or Certifications: Certified Public Accountant (Preferred)

Pay: $23.92 - $37.05/HR BOE

Status: Salary, Exempt, Part-Time

Reports to: Tribal Treasurer

JOB SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Tribal Treasurer, the Comptroller is accountable for the planning, organization, direction, and control of the Accounting activities within the Tribal Government. The incumbent will operate with adequate freedom in performing senior management level administrative, professional, and technical work to implement the goals of the UKB.

For more details and to see requirements, please click the "More Info" button. Click "Download Application" to apply.

Position: Budget and Procurement Specialist

Pay: $14.42 - $24.04/HR BOE

Status: Salary, Exempt, Full-Time

Reports to: Tribal Treasurer

JOB SUMMARY: Manage procurement activities for all departments, including agreements for professional and non-professional services, to include contracts, agreements, leases and purchasing. Develop and maintain policies leveraging GSA purchasing benefits. Provide technical support to departments by assisting in contact formation, negotiation, administration, modifications, terminations, and all phases of the procurement process. Oversight of inventory control system. 

For more details and to see requirements, please click the "More Info" button. Click "Download Application" to apply.

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Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma

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Open M-F | 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Phone: 1-918-871-2800

Email: info@ukb-nsn.gov

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Physical Address:
18300 W. Keetoowah Circle

Tahlequah, OK 74464

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 746

Tahlequah, OK 74464