Tribal Business Office
Employment Status
Specific Work Schedule
Tribal Operations
Beginning Pay Rate

Career Cultivation Tribal Intern



Must be a SY Chumash Community Member to apply

Pay: $20.00/Hour

Under of the direction of the Education Director, the Career Cultivation Tribal Intern will support the day-to-day operations of the assigned department while engaging in various professional development opportunities. Interns will rotate through various functional areas of the department they are assigned to in order to gain work experience and learn practical skills to complement the students’ education, area of interest, particular field of study, or a college major. 



  • High school diploma or GED certificate.
  • Enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited college or university. 

Additional Requirements:

  • Must be able to maintain high levels of confidentiality.
  • Knowledge of use and operation of standard office equipment.
  • Proficient in use of computers, including Microsoft Office applications (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Excel), databases, e-mail, and Internet.  
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to give presentations both visual and oral.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated patience and tact.
  • Solid organizational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to evaluate alternatives and decide on a plan of action.
  • Ability to work with Team Members and management on a professional level.
  • Must be willing to learn.
  • Exceptional detail and follow-up skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, effectively establish priorities, and meet deadlines.
  • Team Member must apply for, receive, and maintain a Gaming License from the Tribal Gaming Agency.
  • Must be a SY Chumash Community Member.

About Us:

Chumash Enterprises is one of the premier employers in Santa Barbara County. We excel in providing a “Welcome to Freedom” atmosphere to our Chumash Casino Resort guests, while also offering a high level of care and customer service at our various Chumash-owned properties. For our Team Members, we are a unique employer with a “Free to Be Me” mentality. That means our Team Members have the ability to bring their most unique and individual selves to the workplace. It means they have the freedom to find their own path to success. With more than 1,800 Team Members, we offer a stable, rewarding, and energetic work environment with competitive pay, benefits, exciting growth opportunities, tuition reimbursement and more! 
As our organization grows, new and exciting opportunities continue to develop at all of our properties, including Chumash Casino Resort, Chumash Employee Resource Center, Chumash Gas Station, Santa Ynez Tribal Health Clinic, Tribal Operations, Hotel Corque and The Hadsten.


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Consistent with federal law, Native American hiring preference applies.