During the partial Tribal Government shutdown until March 27, 2020, The Personnel Department and Indian Preference Office will operate with a skeleton crew and our hour of operations will be from Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  We are asking that any members of the public contact the Personnel Department to request an appointment at 406-675-2700, ext. 1259 for any necessary paperwork that needs to be completed in person at our department (examples include new employee orientations, requests for retirement, and fingerprinting).
Any positions not already scheduled for interviews will be postponed until after April 2, 2020 regardless of the closing date.  Any interviews that are presently scheduled will be conducted by telephone or rescheduled after March 27, 2020.  We will continue to accept faxed applications at 406-675-2711 or emailed applications at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  We are asking that any employees who are requesting funds from their retirement account be also faxed or emailed.  We will continue to process these retirement requests.  Employees can also contact the retirement company at 1-800-338-4015 to request a withdrawal from their account or employees can sign up on-line to process a retirement request.
We appreciate your patience during this partial Tribal government shutdown but want to ensure that members of the public and members of the Personnel staff are protected from exposure to the COVID-19 virus.