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: Inspector/Maintenance 

Pay: Based on Experience

Status: Full-Time Temporary
Reports to: Construction Manager


Inspect homes to determine minor, substantial and/or emergency rehabilitations; minor repairs. Periodically conduct inspections on tribally owned homes; inspect rehabilitations projects daily. Complete work write-ups/cost estimates. Performs other related duties as required or as directed by Supervisor. For more details and to see requirements, please click the "More Info" button. Click "Download Application" to apply.

Position: Transit Driver

Pay: Based on Experience

Status: Full-Time

Drives a passenger bus on an assigned route. Collects fares. Serves as driver on other assigned trips as required. Provides information to passengers including bus schedules and routes. Assists passengers in determining how to get to desired destination. Ensures passenger safety by enforcing rules of conduct and operation. Checks bus for lost items and reports same. Performs visual inspection and operational safety check of assigned vehicle daily. Reports traffic hazards, accidents, and other conditions requiring attention. Completes daily report forms which record mileage, passengers, and mechanical defects. Operates equipment safely and reports any unsafe work condition or practice to supervisor and other duties as assigned. Uses electronic tablet to send and receive ride information with Dispatcher. For more details and to see requirements, please click the "More Info" button. Click "Download Application" to apply.

Position: Social Services Advocate

Pay: $13/hour

Status: Part-time, non-exempt

Advocate will assist with intake/applications to assist clients in identifying their needs and/or barriers to self-sufficiency. Advocate will work directly with clients to develop individual service plans to address needs/barriers, refer clients to appropriate community resources and facilitate access to those resources. Advocate will ensure proper documentation is accurate and in accordance with policy, provide follow-up services to ensure identified needs are met, network with community resources/agencies, ability to work as a team player and perform additional duties as assigned. Advocate will be responsible for tracking client information for quarterly BIA mandated reports. Advocate will also assist Director in completing annual mandated BIA yearly reports. For more details and to see requirements, please click the "More Info" button. Click "Download Application" to apply.

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the United Keetoowah Band of

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