Working Here

Employees on the Reservation enjoy numerous amenities including working in a stress-free rural atmosphere far away from the congestion, pollution and traffic problems of the Phoenix metro area. Come work with us and help us chart our future as we move to greater prosperity while maintaining our rich cultural traditions and heritage.

Hiring Preference

Hiring preference is given to Ak-Chin Indian Community members and other federally enrolled tribal members. Other than Native American preference, the Ak-Chin Indian Community is an equal opportunity employer. We are a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.

Health Benefits:

Our plan is one total package which includes Medical, Prescription, Dental, Vision and Employee Life & AD&D.

Ak-Chin Indian Community offers a self-funded health plan.

For more information, please refer to our Employee Benefits Summary.


Ak-Chin Indian Community recognizes the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr Day
  • President's Day
  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Native American Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Native American Heritage Day
  • Ak-Chin's Masik Ta:s
  • Christmas Day
 Job Openings

Current Openings

Thank you for considering employment with the Ak-Chin Indian Community

The following jobs are open as of January 10th, 2018:


Communications Officer

Detention Officer

Maintenance Supervisor

Police Officer


If you need to obtain a 39 month driving record, please visit the Service Arizona website.

Application Instructions

  • Type or use a black or blue ink pen.
  • A separate application is required for each position you are applying for.
  • Fill-out the application completely and thoroughly as possible. Do not put "see resume" or leave any items blank on the application.
  • Please list your mailing address and a telephone number where you can be reached. If either should change, it is your responsibility to notify the Human Resources Department.

read more..

Home » Jobs » Cashier/Stocker


Printer Friendly Version


Previous applicants will be considered and do not need to re-apply


Job Announcement (Re-post) #ACIC-17-69a

Job Title:  Cashier/Stocker
* 1 part-time, up to 29 hours per week
Salary:  $10.03 - $11.79 per hour
Reports to:  Store Manager - Vekol Market
Supervises:  Not a Supervisory position

Summary: Under general supervision, processes customer sales transactions at the front cash registers or Point-of-Sale (POS) terminals. Maintains proper control of cash, aids in stocking sales floor, ensures customer satisfaction and safeguards market assets. This position reports to the store management team. This is treated as a non-exempt position.

Minimum Qualifications: Must be 18 years of age. Some cashier or customer service experience preferred. Must be able to work weekends and some evenings. Must successfully pass a background check.

Hiring Preference: The Community affords Indian Preference and Veterans' preference. In applying Indian Preference, preference will be given to qualified Community members, then to qualified Native Americans, and then other qualified candidates. Except as otherwise stated herein, all candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, age, disability, religion, national origin, or other non-merit factor. Applicants wishing to claim Indian Preference must submit a Certificate of Indian Blood or proof of tribal enrollment at the time of application. All applicants wishing to claim Veterans' Preference must submit a copy of a certified Department of Defense DD Form 214 "Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty."

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Computes bill, itemized lists and tickets showing amount due from customer.
  2. Receives payment by cash, check, debit card, credit card or gift card.
  3. Responsible for cash accountability.
  4. Issues receipts, change due to customers, refunds, credits, coupons or rain checks.
  5. Operates cash register or POS terminal by passing price coded items across electronic scanner to record price, enter PLU or UPC manually, compile printed list and display cost of customer purchase, tax and rebates on monitor screen.
  6. Stocks sales floor shelves, cold case, cooler and freezer.
  7. Greets customers entering the market and responds promptly to customer needs
  8. Maintains clean and orderly checkout area, interior and exterior store appearance
  9. Maintains high standards of market image, ensuring the Market is clean and inviting to customers.
  10. Perform other work related duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:

  • Demonstrated ability to provide the highest level of customer service consistently.
  • Advanced attention to detail with the capability to prioritize and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills for dealing cross functionally with peers and management.
  • Ability to multi-task and stay organized.
  • Ability to work varied hours and days as business dictates.
  • Basic knowledge of math, weights and measures.
  • Demonstrated ability to use a cash register or POS terminal.
  • Ability to bend, reach and frequently lift items up to 5 pounds and occasionally lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to push and pull fully loaded hand trucks and use box cutters.
  • Familiarity with grocery or convenience store operations and business practices.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications such as Outlook, Excel and Word.

Closing date: Monday, January 22, 2018, at 5:00 p.m.

To be considered for this position, please submit a completed and signed Ak-Chin Indian Community job application (additional resume optional), proof of tribal enrollment if claiming Indian Preference and copy of DD214 if claiming Veteran's Preference to:

Ak-Chin Indian Community
Attn: Human Resources Department #17-69
42507 W. Peters and Nall Road
Maricopa, AZ 85138

Fax: 520-568-1051

Late and incomplete applications will not be considered.
The Ak-Chin Indian Community is a smoke-free and drug-free workplace.