Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

Number of Positions: 2
Location:  1-Seward, AK and 1-Nanwalek, AK                  
Salary: DOE                                                                                                 
Opening Date: January 9, 2017                   
Closing Date: Until Filled

Position Summary

This position is responsible for primary health care services to beneficiaries of the Chugach Region. General responsibilities include coordination with staff to provide high quality, efficient patient centered services, maintain a professional work environment, participation in meetings and trainings when on duty, consultation and training of provider staff.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in health related field with an emphasis in primary care services
  • Master’s Degree preferred with an emphasis in primary care services
  • Current Alaska license in good standing as a PA or NP
  • Experience in a rural health care setting preferred
  • Experience in a tribal health setting preferred


Full benefits paid: health, Rx, dental, paid half dependent coverage, short and long term disability, life, 12 paid holidays. Personal leave: 1st -3rd years 20 days per year, 4th year 26 days per year, 5th year 29.5 days per year. Retirement: 401(a) Pension Plan 8% by employer & 403 (b) TDA & Roth contributions. Wellness Benefit: A subsidized gym membership, among many other benefits.

Moving Expenses: Up to $5,000.00 for legitimate moving expenses per IRS regulations, for additional information on moving expenses please visit the following:

Work Conditions

Chugachmiut employees strive both for excellence in the services they provide and, through our Employee Values Statement, to serve with integrity. This requires working in an environment where blame and shame are not tolerated. Instead, we use Lean Administration tools for managing processes, Effective communication is essential in a Lean workplace and employees must learn how to share problems with fellow employees with a purpose of solving them. 

Hours of work are between Monday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with an hour for lunch, 37.5 hours per week, must be willing and able to work overtime as required. Chugachmiut maintains a drug/alcohol free and non-smoking environment. Routine travel by small aircraft to remote locations is required.



Mail or fax application to: Chugachmiut
Attn: Human Resources
1840 Bragaw Street, Suite 110
Anchorage AK  99508-3463
Fax: 907-563-2891

You can e-mail your application to

Chugachmiut is an equal opportunity employer, and in accordance with Federal civil rights law and Chugachmiut policies, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity (including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, family/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, and political beliefs. However, as a tribal organization, Chugachmiut applies Native Preference under P.L. 93-638. Certification must be attached to the application for preference consideration.

Resumes not accompanied by Chugachmiut’s Application for Employment will not be accepted. Applications & position descriptions may be obtained by contacting Chugachmiut on-line at or phone (907) 562-4155.