Career Center

Welcome to the UAIC Career Center!

As an organization, we are dedicated to improving the welfare of our tribal members, our employees, and the surrounding community at large. We balance preservation of our history and culture with planning for the security of our future. This allows the opportunity for employees to be innovative and forward-thinking while working in an environment that respects tradition, and to contribute in a meaningful way to our various government departments and economic enterprises. Whether you have a passion for finance or human resources, for historic preservation, information technology, or government administration, we can assure you that we will do our best to provide you with a path to success. Our value proposition goes beyond a career – we offer training opportunities, growth and development, and most of all, fulfillment and satisfaction. We have a wide array of benefits that will fit your lifestyle and provide true value to you and your family. Because your success is our success!

Current Opportunities

Lands Technician

Department: Facilities & Maintenance

Location: Auburn, CA

Description: Under the general supervision of the Lands Manager, the Lands Technician performs a variety of tasks in order to mitigate the potential impacts of wildland fires and to prevent environmental damage while protecting endangered and cultural species and their habitat on tribal land holdings. This includes maintaining and properly clearing the lands, following environmental requirements and fire safe measures. The Lands Technician must exercise good judgment and be able to safely operate a full range of tools and mechanical equipment related to the performance of the job. (Please click job title for full description)

Licensing Background Investigator

Department: Gaming Agency

Location: Lincoln, CA

Description: The Licensing Background Investigator is responsible for conducting background investigations of prospective and current employees of Thunder Valley Casino Resort to ensure they are suitable to receive a gaming license issued by the UAIC Tribal Gaming Agency, in accordance with tribal and federal regulations, the Tribal-State Compact, and the licensing policies & procedures adopted by the UAIC Tribal Gaming Agency. (Please click job title for full description)

School Transportation Driver

Department: Transportation

Location: Auburn, CA

Description: Under direct supervision of the Transportation Manager, the School Transportation Driver safely operates United Auburn Indian Community vehicles, transporting students, Tribal members, and staff to school and various other locations. (Please click job title for full description)

Facilities & Maintenance Technician II

Department: Facilities and Maintenance

Location: Auburn, CA

Description: Under the general supervision of the Facilities & Maintenance Manager, the F&M Technician II performs proactive and reactive repairs and maintenance to buildings and grounds, including but not limited to, plumbing repairs, light electrical repairs, overhead lighting repairs, office furniture repairs, drywall repairs, painting, flooring repairs, light HVAC repairs, grounds work and other disciplines as needed. The F&M Technician II must exercise good judgment and be able to operate a full range of tools and mechanical equipment related to the performance of the job. (Please click job title for full description)

Cultural Regulatory Assistant

Department: Tribal Historic Preservation

Location: Auburn, CA

Description: Under the general supervision of the Cultural Regulatory Specialist, the Cultural Regulatory Assistant organizes and facilitates the consultation process between UAIC and outside agencies. The Cultural Regulatory Assistant regularly sorts and enters communications from local, state, and federal agencies into UAIC’s electronic formats. This includes using ArcGIS to map project locations, assisting in determining cultural sensitivity, and tracking and following up on communications. This position also assists with the coordination of consultation meetings and site visits and may take minutes during such events. The Cultural Regulatory Assistant must routinely use tact, poise, and good judgment while communicating with internal and external customers, offices, and organizations. The Cultural Regulatory Assistant is required to exercise independent judgment and initiative in resolving issues to ensure compliance with the organization’s policies and procedures. (Please click job title for full description)

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The United Auburn Indian Community exercises a policy of tribal employment preference. It is UAIC’s intent to employ qualified Native Americans or others who possess an awareness and keen appreciation of Indian traditions, customs, and socio-economic needs.


Marijuana is still classified as an illegal drug under federal law! The UAIC Tribal government continues to enforce its policies prohibiting the use, possession, solicitation, and sale of illegal drugs, including marijuana. Violation of these policies may lead to corrective action up to and including termination, or denial of employment.