TERO Ordinance


Title XIII - Employment Rights


Chapter 1. Definitions


Sec. 101. Definitions for the Ordinance.


For the purposes of this Chapter:

(a) "Near the Reservation" means within reasonable daily commuting distance of any Indian community on the Reservation;

(b) "TERO" shall mean the Tribal Employment Rights Office established by Section 201;

(c) "Director" shall mean the director of TERO appointed under Section 202;

(d) "Review Board" shall mean the Tribal Employment Rights Review Board created by Section 301;

(e) "Covered entity" shall mean any individual, corporation, association, partnership, or other entity doing business on trust land on the Reservation,

(f) "Contract and subcontract" shall mean all contracts, including but not limited to, contracts for supplies, services, and equipment, regardless of tier.


TERO Ordinance

Chapter 1: Definitions



Chapter 7: Liaison Officers



TERO Ordinance
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TERO Applications

Construction Compliance Plan
203 kb | PDF

Oilfield Compliance Plan
257 kb | PDF

Manpower Request
315 kb | PDF

TERO Employment Application
267 kb | PDF

Application For Indian
Preference Firms

540 kb | PDF

TERO Links

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Fort Peck Tribes Personnel Policies & Procedures

The TERO website has available the Fort Peck Tribes Personnel Policies & Procedures online.


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Help with Compliance

The Fort Peck Tribes TERO office is committed to providing workers, employers, job seekers - with clear and easy-access information on how to comply with tribal employment laws.

This is often referred to as "compliance," which is an important part of our efforts to protect the wages, benefits, employment rights, safety and health of our workforce.

Register with TERO

Come to the TERO Office - located at 501 Medicine Bear Road (New Phase III building). Our office hours are 8am - 4:30pm - Monday through Friday. Job seekers can register with us by filling out the TERO registration application.

You can find out more information on our Hiring Procedures as well as seek out employment opportunities using our job referral system. Contractor's can learn about our current contracting and bidding opportunities happening on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation. . more


  • Emplolyment Screening
  • Training
  • Education
  • Due Process
  • Jobs

Contact Information

Fort Peck Tribes | TERO
PO Box 1027, Poplar, MT 59255
Phone: (406) 768 2460
Fax: (406) 768 5823
E-mail: info@fortpecktero.org