Red Lake Nation News - Babaamaajimowinan (Telling of news in different places)



February 7, 2017




Open: February 6, 2017

Closing: February 17, 2017 @ 3:00 p.m.

Primary Function:

Responsible for prosecution of Children in Need of Protective Services cases. Reports to Court Administrator, full-time position w/benefits, salary; DOQ.

Essential Responsibilities & Duties:

• Assemble the case file according to incident date and docket number, prepares the case for pre-trial and trial.

• Prepare, process 72-hour hold procedures.

• Attend and present cases at Red Lake Nation Tribal Court.

• Initiate or maintain contact with Defense Counsel, Red Lake Law Enforcement and Red Lake Family & Children Services.

• Prepare all children in need of protective services (CHIPS) petitions, motions and the preparation and presentation of child in need of protective services proceedings (8 day hearings).

• Prepares and submits proposed protective service Court Orders.

• Prepare all Motions and Notices of Intervention for Indian Child Welfare Act Cases, assists in the development of a Juvenile Code and facilitates community education.

• Actively participate on the Juvenile Code Committee, Tribe/School Collaborative Committee, Tribal Advisory Board and the Multi-Disciplinary Team.

• Maintain an unquestionable level of confidentiality.

• Perform other duties as assigned.


• B.A. degree Criminal Justice and/or related field from a four-year college or university, High School diploma or equivalent; one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

• Excellent organizational skills in handling multiple tasks.

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

• Ability to handle stressful situations in a professional manner.

• Adhere to and have knowledge of the Data Privacy Act.

• Must be of high moral character to uphold the integrity of the Court.

• Computer knowledgeable using various software and other office machines used in the Courtroom, including transcribing machines.

• Knowledgeable in the Red Lake Nation Tribal Codes and Ordinances.

• Knowledge in the Indian Child Welfare Act, legal procedures and legal document drafting.

• Must abide to the Red Lake Band/Tribal Courts Drug Policy.

• Employment is contingent upon passing a pre-employment drug test and comprehensive background check.

TO APPLY: Applications and copies of certificates are accepted at Government Center – Human Resources Department, PO Box 546, Red Lake, MN 56671 – Fax (218) 679-4176.


Reader Comments(0)


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021