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Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council, Inc. P.O. Box 9, Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin 54538

Phone: 715-588-3324 Fax: 715-588-7900  Website:

Supporting member tribes in expanding sovereignty and self-determination.

Members: Bad River Band of Lake, Superior Chippewa Indians, Forest County Potawatomi, Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, Oneida Nation, Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, St. Croix Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, Sokaogon Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians,

GLITC is recruiting for the following position. A complete job description is available on our web site.


The Program Coordinator of Breastfeeding the Traditional Way (BTW)

Program will work toward improving the quality of life for Tribal members

through education, advocacy, program development and implementation

relative to breastfeeding, with a focus on increasing breastfeeding initiation

and duration among mothers of Tribal children through education of Tribal

community members and the promotion of breastfeeding-friendly workplaces.

Partnerships and activities will be coordinated among Tribes, other Tribal

organizations, private hospitals and health care facilities in Wisconsin.

Located in Lac du Flambeau, WI, this full time position working 32 hours per

week has a starting rate of $18.50 to $21.25 per hour with benefits including;

Annual/Personal Leave and Holiday Pay; Health, Dental, Life & AD&D, STD

and LTD Insurance, FSA and 403(b) Retirement Plan.


Bachelor’s degree in a health and human service field is desired. Minimum

three years of experience in health and human services or an equivalent

combination of education is required. CLS (Certified Lactation Specialist) or

CLC (Certified Lactation Counselor) preferred. Grant writing, funding and

reporting experience preferred. Experience with a Native American Tribal

organization and/or not-for-profit agency preferred. Individual must possess:

excellent verbal and written communication skills; professional demeanor and

appearance; problem solving skills; ability to work effectively under pressure;

ability to manage time effectively; self-motivation skills; ability to build

positive relationships with both internal and external clienteles; ability to

speak in front of groups; ability to interact professionally with a wide variety

of people. Individual must be able to apply advanced reasoning skills to

problem solving and use basic mathematical skills. Must possess valid

driver’s license and reliable transportation with adequate insurance and have

the ability to travel.

To Apply: Mail, fax or email a resume and a GLITC application to Great Lakes Inter

Tribal Council, Inc., P.O. Box 9, Lac du Flambeau, WI 54538, Attn: Krista Payne.

Fax: (715) 588-1774. Email: See the employment page of our website

at for a GLITC application and complete job description or contact

Closing date is 4:30 PM on Friday July 22, 2016.

GLITC is an Equal Opportunity Employer applying Indian Preference as

defined in Title 25, U.S. Code, Section 44-46 and 474.