LOOKING OUT FOR OUR PEOPLE
SMSC Career Opportunities
Click on the images below to see open positions in each of these departments.
Our Shakopee Dakota Convenience Stores deliver fast, fresh and friendly supplies to locals and visitors. Our cashier positions help customers with gasoline and car wash purchases as well as our Premium Rewards program.
Engage with visitors who enjoy an active and cultural lifestyle. Annual and seasonal positions are available at our award-winning public golf course The Meadows at Mystic Lake, Dakotah Meadows RV Park, Dakotah! Sport and Fitness, Dakotah! Ice Center, the SMSC’s cultural center Hoċokata Ṫi, and other areas of opportunity.
The Health and Wellness Department is one of the SMSC's largest departments, with a wide range of services including high-quality child care and early education at Playworks. The Community is also served by a collection of clinics and providers, such as Integrative Health, Mystic Clinic, Shakopee Dakota Medical Clinic, Shakopee Dakota Dental Clinic, the SMSC Vision Clinic, the SMSC Pharmacy, the SMSC Mobile Unit, and visiting specialists.
As a sovereign nation, the SMSC maintains a full-time professional fire and ambulance department—Mdewakanton Public Safety—that provides emergency services to the Community, guests, and neighboring governments. SMSC Conservation and Enforcement upholds conservation laws—both state and tribal—on SMSC lands, educates people about the law, and cites violators.
The Land and Natural Resources Department helps fulfill the SMSC’s strong commitment to environmental stewardship. Our philosophy is to plan seven generations ahead, which further supports our dedication to protecting and preserving the environment.
The Marketing Department strives to support the SMSC and the needs of its departments and enterprises through a wide variety of platforms and audiences. The department is a driving force in sharing the SMSC’s successes while also documenting the Community’s history.
The SMSC recognizes the Native American family as the foundation of our Community. The Family and Children Services Department strives to preserve family stability with high quality, professional services through support, guidance, and advocacy tailored to meet the unique needs of each family member. The Education Department provides youth support through homework help, mentoring, tutoring, and youth activities in order to set students on a positive path to adulthood and career success.
The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community is a federally recognized, sovereign nation. Our tribal government oversees the economic, civic, and social responsibilities of the SMSC. We look for high-performing support and experienced professionals to administer the tribal government’s expanding operations.
The SMSC’s Finance Department is invested in securing the Community’s financial future and provides resources and services to Community Members. Guided by a strong tradition of helping others, Charitable Giving serves the SMSC in three forms—donations and grants, employee outreach, and Community Member outreach.
TAKING CARE OF OUR PEOPLE
Medical and dental are just the beginning. We also offer on-site health and vision clinics as well as pharmacy. Plus, a wellness center fully staffed with certified physical therapists and chiropractors.
PAID TIME OFF
When it comes to spending time away from work, we want you to have the flexibility and control. That’s why we offer paid time off for full-time team members and employees.
Enjoy the rewards of your hard work faster. With our weekly pay structure, payday is every Friday to accommodate your lifestyle.
DISCOUNTS & PERKS
Enjoy a variety of discounts at our SMSC Enterprises. From gas savings at convenience stores do a discounted gym membership at Dakotah! Sport and Fitness, we have got you covered! If your position requires a uniform, we pay for it and the ongoing dry-cleaning services.
You’re going places. We’ll help you get there! Team members and employees enjoy discounted MN Valley Transit Authority bus passes, plus a free Mystic shuttle to and from the Marschall Road Transit Station in Shakopee.
Team members and employees receive 50% off the cost of childcare services at Playworks®, up to an annual maximum benefit of $5,000.
NOT SURE WHAT JOB TO APPLY FOR?
We’d love to learn more about you and help find the right position for you to shine! We’ll match you with the perfect role to start your career journey.
Additional career opportunities for the SMSC’s Gaming Enterprise can be found at mysticlake.com/careers.