Program: Legal Department
Salary: $15.00 – $20.00 Per. Hr.
Opening: March 26, 2021 Closing: Until Filled
This position answers directly to the Northern Arapaho in-house counsel. All applicants must have completed their second year of law school with preference given to those that have completed a course in federal Indian Law, Tribal law, or have completed a law school clinic program. The student intern will assist the in-house counsel to meetings with research, drafting, and other basic legal tasks. The intern will occasion accompany the in-house counsel to meetings with Tribal Departments, attend Tribal Court cases and hearings, assist in drafting Tribal policies and procedures, and work with the in-house counsel on ICWA cases throughout the Unites States. As an intern with the Northern Arapaho in-house legal department, the intern’s duties will vary greatly from day to day depending on what issues arise. Candidates need to flexible and able to adapt to a work environment in which new legal issues arise constantly. The accepted candidate will be subject to a strict confidentiality policy, professionally obligated to abide by all ethical guidelines of the legal profession, and will be supervised by the in-house counsel.
This is a summer position. Start and end dates are flexible to accommodate the student’s school schedule. Tribe would prefer applicants who can commit to eight to ten weeks of summer employment.
How to Apply:
Complete Northern Arapaho Tribal Application form and submit to the N.A.T Human Resources: P.O. Box 396, Ft. Washakie, WY 82514 or submit in person to Human Resources located at the Tribal Complex Building, 533 Ethete Rd. Ethete, WY Applications can also be completed on our website at www.northernarapaho.com click on the HR link. For more information call 307-332-2499 or Fax to 307-335-3596.