Culture & Heritage Director

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Culture & Heritage Director

   Full time

   Open until filled

Job Description

The purpose of The Klamath Tribes Culture & Heritage Department is to identify, preserve, and protect the cultural resources of The Klamath Tribes. This department manages the Tribes’ cultural programs to protect historic sites, create cultural media, plan community events, and support cultural revitalization. 

This position is responsible for strategic planning, organizing, directing, supervising, and managing all functions arising in the course of developing The Klamath Tribes Culture & Heritage Department to preserve, protect, and revitalize the Klamath, Modoc, and Yahooskin Paiute cultural practices and provide cultural site protection measures. 

The Department must ensure that traditional knowledge is preserved for the benefit of future generations.

How to Apply

All applicants for open positions must submit a Klamath Tribes Administration Application for Employment with the required support documentation listed in the job description to be considered for employment. Applications must be received by the closing date to receive consideration.

The Klamath, Modoc, and Yahooskin
Mission Statement.

“The mission of the Klamath Tribes is to protect, preserve and enhance the spiritual, cultural and physical values and resources of the Klamath, Modoc and Yahooskin Peoples by maintaining the customs and heritage of our ancestors. To establish comprehensive unity by fostering the enhancement of spiritual and cultural values through a government whose function is to protect the human and cultural resources, treaty rights, and to provide for the development and delivery of social and economic opportunities for our People through effective leadership.”

A federally recognized Tribe with a Reservation at the top of the Klamath River estuary. 


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