Icon hamburger
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.

Administrative Assistant

Chickasaw Nation Industries Fairfield Full-Time
Apply Now

The Administrative Assistant performs administrative duties in support of the Raven Rock Mountain Complex. The Administrative Assistant completes various assignments consisting of multiple steps using some subject-matter knowledge and by selecting appropriate methods from a wide variety of procedures, guides and/or manuals.



Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Responsible for the integration of CNI Core Competencies into daily functions, including: commitment to integrity, knowledge / quality of work, supporting financial goals of the company, initiative / motivation, cooperation / relationships, problem analysis / discretion, accomplishing goals through organization, positive oral / written communication skills, leadership abilities, commitment to Affirmative Action, reliability / dependability, flexibility and ownership / accountability of actions taken.

Responsible for compiling, verifying accuracy and maintaining multiple spreadsheets, databases, reports and other records including; but not limited to, training records, expense reports, licensing, etc. Creates memos as requested by Site Manager. Files work orders and maintains work order logs. Maintains logs on time in and out for all employees. 

Serves as back up in the absence of the Site Manager. Communicates all information to Site Manager through email, phone calls or upon return to the office. 

Serves as point of contact for customers for all areas of the contract. Assesses incoming calls/requests and ensures information is accurately passed on to the appropriate office in a timely manner. 

Supports all areas of the contract including Dining Services, Logistics, Transportation and Custodial. Serves as back up for Dining Facility Manager in the operation of cash registers, monitoring change safe, and menu input, etc. Schedules and manages custodial requests and transportation requests. Schedules vehicle maintenance and cleanings based on direction from the Program Manager. Secures classified mail. Assists visitors with transportation and other duties as assigned. 

Practices safety standards and does not operate, maintain or move equipment unless properly trained. Works safely and reports unsafe conditions. Treats customers and fellow employees with dignity and respect.

Performs other duties as required or directed.

Responsible for aiding in own self-development by being available and receptive to any training made available by the company.

Plans daily activities within the guidelines of company policy, job description and supervisor’s instruction in such a way as to maximize personal output.

Responsible for keeping own immediate work area in a neat and orderly condition to ensure safety of self and coworkers. Will report any unsafe conditions and/or practices to the appropriate supervisor and human resources. Will immediately correct any unsafe conditions to the best of own ability.


Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Program Management or Project Management required and a minimum five (5) years related experience and/or training. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel and Word. Requires familiarity with office-based tasks and equipment, i.e. filing documents, photocopying, telephone skills, etc.


Driver’s License Required

Current National Restaurant Association Serv-Safe Certificate (within last 4 years) or ability to obtain one preferred

Possesses (or has the ability to possess) an active DOD Secret Clearance



Working knowledge of general business and management principles

Operational knowledge of standard office practices and procedures

Proficient in the use of standard office equipment such as computers, copiers, fax machines, telephone systems and office automation systems

Skilled proficiency in the use of Microsoft Windows and Office programs (i.e., Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.) 

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Exceptional customer service skills

Ability to work with customers to assess needs, provide assistance, resolve problems and satisfy expectations

Ability to compose correspondence from draft to final version, both electronic and hard copy

Knowledgeable and proficient in the use of the English language as to professional business grammar, spelling, punctuation and capitalization in the preparation of correspondence, reports and presentations

Working knowledge of business records management and filing processes

Ability to identify problems, determine accuracy / relevance of information, evaluate alternatives and make recommendations

Ability to work effectively with others to achieve goals

Ability to organize work, set priorities, and handle multiple projects

Ability to work independently or in a team environment


Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.



Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. 



Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job. Work is primarily performed in an office environment. Regularly required to sit. Regularly required use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms to handle objects and operate tools, computer, and/or controls. Must be able to talk and hear. Occasionally required to stand, walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. May be required to lift, push or pull 50 pounds or more using cart or hand truck. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. May work near moving or mechanical parts. May have exposure to chemicals, fumes, warehouse environment or adverse weather conditions. May be required to use safety and personal protective equipment. 



Recommended skills

Verbal Communication
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team

Job ID: 2019-7023


For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.

Chickasaw Nation Industries, Inc. (CNI) was founded as the government contracting arm of the Chickasaw Nation. The vision was to build CNI into a collection of profitable companies. Within a short time CNI has become one of the largest and most successful corporations in the United States.

CNI now owns and manages many business enterprises that collectively employ more than 2,000 people. The long-term strategy of CNI is to continue to grow by expanding the number of federal contracts and through selective acquisition of small 8(a) companies that fit the CNI business model.

View the full profile