Below are current job openings. Complete an application and turn into the Chilkat Indian Village office. Requests for applications can be made to

As of August 25, 2023 – the following positions are open:

Lingít Language/Cultural Coordinator

Post Date: August 25th, 2023

Department:  Education

Hours:  20-30 hours per week

Wages & Benefits: $20-$25 an hour DOE

Start Date: September 2023


  • To increase Lingít language opportunities and resources for the community of Klukwan
  • To collaborate with JKHC, Klukwan Library, Klukwan School staff, and other organizations in the planning and development of a Klukwan community Lingít language program


  • Intermediate level of Lingít language knowledge and experience (preferred minimum, can be beginner level with requisite experience).
  • Commitment to strengthen language and cultural traditions in Klukwan
  • Ability to work as a team member
  • Computer and design skills to develop informational posters, videos, and other media print & digital resources.


  • Report to the Chilkat Indian Village Council and Tribal Administrator
  • Collaborate with partners: JKHC, Klukwan Library, Klukwan School to
    • Integrate language learning opportunities into existing programs
    • Create and revise language resources, for families, programs, and to create a robust language and culture resource page on the CIV website & server
  • Meet regularly as part of the Klukwan language team and with elders, Lingít speakers, and other community members for
    • Strategic planning
    • Language and culture program development for students, families, and community members
    • Program implementation
    • Program feedback sessions
    • Compiling and analyzing past survey data
    • Developing and administering new or revised language and culture surveys
  • Facilitate singing & drumming gatherings, and other cultural activities
  • Document/organize/publish language learning materials and data to the CIV server