TERO

 

VISION

The mission of the Nez Perce Tribal Employment Rights Office (TERO) Compliance Program is to protect and assert Indian employment and contracting rights for the economic, social and cultural prosperity of the Nez Perce Reservation communities.

Through enforcement of the tribal law TERO hopes to reduce joblessness and raise the standard of living for all enrolled tribal members.

 

GOALS

The Nez Perce Tribe must implement a comprehensive compliance and enforcement strategy that includes:

 

DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES

The Nez Perce TERO Compliance Program is a tribally established and operating Indian Preference enforcement and compliance program which insures that Indians gain their rightful share of employment, training, business and all other economic opportunities on or near the Nez Perce Reservation.

To provide this service the TERO Program collects a fee, negotiates compliance plans, monitors construction sites for compliance, maintains a skills bank and hiring hall, and dispatches qualified Indian workers from the TERO Hiring Hall.

 

STAFF

 

PROGRAM COMPONENTS

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Lapwai             208-843-7363, 1-800-884-8376 PHONE                       208-843-7365 FAX

Kamiah            208-935-4116, 1-888-637-8376 PHONE                       208-935-4101 FAX

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