Employment with UIHS
Come join United Indian Health Services in providing Healthcare to our Native Community. Our Vision of a healthy mind, body, and spirit, is embraced by those who founded our organization. Positions range from Clinical, Dental, Behavioral Health, Vision and Community Health and Wellness. UIHS brings members of the community together so they can not only be unified in ensuring the best care is provided to their families, but also help in preserving the Native culture through education, community outreach, and medicine.
At this time, online submission of applications is not available.
For a digital version of our application please use the link below.
You can email your employment application to
send your printed application by fax to (707) 825-6747 or by mail to: Human Resources at 1600 Weeot Way, Arcata, C.A. 95521.
Current Career Opportunities
Public Health Nurse/Registered Nursefull-time Salary Range: Salaried Open Date: October 9th 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Optometry Assistantfull-time Salary Range: Hourly-To Be Determined Open Date: October 9th 2018 Closing Date: October 17, 2018 by 5:00PM
Administrative Assistant (GCA-Front Office)full-time Salary Range: Hourly-To Be Determined Open Date: October 9th 2018 Closing Date: October 17th, 2018 5PM
Prevention Education Specialistfull-time Salary Range: Hourly-To Be Determined Open Date: October 9th 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Behavioral Health Counselorfull-time Salary Range: $58,676.80 to $87,796.80 Open Date: August 22nd 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Dental Directorfull-time Salary Range: Competitive pay and excellent benefits available! Open Date: August 29th 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Medical Assistantfull-time Salary Range: $33,758.40 to $45,926.40 Open Date: August 10th 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Laboratory Assistantfull-time Salary Range: $36,337.60 to $49,878.40 Open Date: June 22nd 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Chief Executive Officerfull-time Salary Range: Competitive Salary and Benefits Open Date: June 19th 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Behavioral Health Directorfull-time Salary Range: Competitive Salary and Benefits Open Date: June 19th 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Nurse Supervisorfull-time Salary Range: $78,956.80 to $101,982.40 Open Date: June 19th 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Medical Directorfull-time Salary Range: Depending On Experience Open Date: April 18th 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
American Indian Preference Documentation(In accordance with P.L. 93-638)
If claiming American Indian Preference – Proof of membership/documents MUST BE ATTACHED, if verification is not attached you will not be given American Indian Preference. UIHS will accept the following (Select one):
Enrollment in a Federally Recognized Indian Tribe:
Tribal Enrollment card/letter: Roll #:
Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Enrollment Letter
Person of American Indian Descent:
Listed on California Roll provided by the BIA, verified by UIHS Staff.
Descendent Letter – verification that person is an adult child of a Tribal member.
(UIHS will accept such letters from the Tribe for persons within the first degree of descendency).
United Indian Health Services is an alcohol and drug free workplace with required testing.
UIHS requires all employees to: possess a valid California Drivers License; provide proof of valid vehicle insurance; and be insurable by agency vehicle insurance.