Job Opportunities

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The Jena Band of Choctaw takes pride in providing a productive and fun atmosphere for it's employees. We currently offer a few positions across our various facilities in Jena, Louisiana.

All job postings for the JBCI Administration and Businesses will be listed below and updated on a weekly basis. Take a look at our current open positions and see if they are a good fit for you.  If so, please submit your resume to Ronald J. Davis, Director of Human Resources  at

Complete your application and bring to administration building in Trout, LA, email to, or mail to: "JBCI JOB APP" P.O. Box 14, Jena, Louisiana 71342

Current Available Positions

Miko's Gaming LLC

Jena, Louisiana

For information visit the casino.


Position Available:  Housekeeper

Location:                  Administrative Campus in Trout

Reports to:               Tribal Chief and Administrator

Status:                   Full Time  / Non Supervisory

Opening Date:   Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Closing Date:           Friday, April 26, 2024
                                    The Interview process will start immediately.
                                    Position will be filled when a qualified applicant is found.


The Jena Band of Choctaw Indians is seeking to hire a full time housekeeper.  The Housekeeper performs housekeeping duties to maintain a clean and tidy atmosphere, sets up for events, and performs other duties as designated at the administrative campus. The perfect candidate for this position must be highly motivated to keep a clean environment and work in an ethical manner.  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The ideal candidate will have excellent housekeeping skills, good communication and the ability to follow instructions.  A successful Housekeeper will have a heightened level of awareness and attention to detail. This skill is important so they can clean hidden places that hold dust and dirt. The job also requires a certain level of physical strength, so the ideal candidate will be fit enough to walk and bend for extended periods. They may also have to lift heavy items and use the staircase multiple times during shifts.  An experienced Housekeeper is adept at time management. 





The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to sit; stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch; talk or hear. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision and the ability to adjust focus.  This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities associated with it. The Jena Band of Choctaw Indians reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs.


This position shall be located at the administration complex in Trout, Louisiana.  This position requires reasonable travel for training and to other Tribal businesses, and to provide services for tribal members.


The Jena Band of Choctaw Indian Tribe is a drug-free workplace. All employees are subject to a pre- employment and random drug screen.


Members of the Jena Band of Choctaw Tribe shall be given absolute preference with respect to hiring, promotions, training, contracting, and separation from employment.  For persons who meet the minimum qualifications, preferential treatment shall be based on the following criteria and shall be given in the following order:


Members of the Jena Band of Choctaw Indian Tribe shall be given absolute preference with respect to hiring, promotions, training, contracting, and separation from employment.


For more information about this and other positions or to download an application please visit:

Bring your completed application and/or resume to the new administration building in Trout, LA, Send by mail to Housekeeping, P.O. Box 14, Jena, LA 71342, or email to and put Housekeeping in the subject line.   To view the full job announcement visit: