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.
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
Substance Abuse Counselorfull-time Salary Range: Open Date: March 15th 2019 Closing Date: Open until filled
Nutrition Assistantfull-time Salary Range: Open Date: March 14th 2019 Closing Date: March 21st 2019
Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Preventionfull-time Salary Range: Open Date: March 15th 2019 Closing Date: Open until filled
Medical Assistant - Klamathfull-time Salary Range: Open Date: February 13th 2019 Closing Date: Accepting Applications- Open Until Filled
Chief Medical Officerfull-time Salary Range: Competitive pay and excellent benefits available! Open Date: February 12th 2019 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Dental Assistantsfull-time Salary Range: To Be Determined Based on Experience- Hourly Open Date: February 12th 2019 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Dentistfull-time Salary Range: Dependent upon experience-excellent benefits available! Open Date: February 12th 2019 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Registered Dental Hygienistpart-time Salary Range: To Be Determined Based on Experience Open Date: December 15th 2018 Closing Date: Accepting Applications- Open Until Filled
Laboratory Assistant Per Diemper-diem Salary Range: To Be Determined Based on Experience- Hourly Open Date: December 8th 2018 Closing Date: Accepting Applications- Open Until Filled
Front Office Assistant Medical- Per Diemper-diem Salary Range: Dependent upon experience- Hourly. Position is Per Diem Open Date: February 12th 2019 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Public Health Nurse/Registered Nurse, Elk Valley Locationfull-time Salary Range: Dependent upon experience-Salaried-Excellent benefits available. Open Date: October 9th 2018 Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Behavioral Health Counselorfull-time Salary Range: Dependent upon experience-Excellent benefits available. Open Date: March 12th 2019 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.