New Job Openings: February 27, 2020

Telephone No: (928) 871-6330
Fax No: (928) 871-6976

Employment Opportunities

When applying for a position with the Navajo Nation, you must utilize the official Navajo Nation Employment Application (09.16.2016 Revised) to apply for the jobs currently being advertised. If using Chrome, Firefox, or Safari (Other than Microsoft Ege) browsers, please download the NN application and use Adobe PDF reader to utilize the fill-in capabilities. Please refrain from sending picture (.gif, .jpg, .jpeg, .png) file formats. Due to network security, NNDPM does not accept linked or shared documents. If this is your first time submitting an application to the Navajo Nation via e-mail, you will be required to verify your e-mail address with our spam filter (Sendio). Upon candidate selection, any position titles that have been deemed sensitive will require the selected candidate to undergo a background check, and fees will be incurred for this process.  Background investigations are conducted by the Office of Background Investigation. If you have any more questions about the background investigation process, please contact the OBI Staff. Lastly, if you would like to claim Navajo Nation Veterans Preference, please complete and submit the DD214 form here  Veterans Preference. Thanks!

By Executive Order, mandating that all Executive and Judicial departments review the Navajo Nation Sexual Harassment policy and attend sexual harassment training. Staff Development & Training Department (SDTD) has partnered with the Navajo Nation Department of Personnel Management (DPM) to conduct training and a review of personnel policy and procedures regarding Sexual Harassment. Staff Development and Training Department will provide the mandated Sexual Harassment Training, free of charge with the dates listed.

These are other job resources available.

Department of Personnel Application Process

All applications MUST be submitted to the Navajo Nation Department of Personnel Management (NNDPM) on or BEFORE 5:00 p.m. on the position's specified closing date. Applications are accepted via email (, mail (PO Box 7080 Window Rock, AZ 86515), fax (928) 871-6976, and also hand-delivered to our office. DPM does not make copies. When emailing, please print, sign and scan your application as an actual signature is required.

Required to be submitted with your Navajo Nation Employment Application (09.16.2016 Revised)

  • Certificate of Navajo Indian Blood (CNIB) to receive Navajo Preference.
  • Copy of HS Diploma / GED Certificate
  • Copies of transcripts and degree(s) to receive credit for education.
  • Certifications (i.e. First Aid, CPR, etc.)
  • A (Non-Navajo Spouse) is eligible to receive Navajo preference under the NPEA (Navajo Preference in Employment Act). To receive Non-Navajo Spouse Preference, the following supporting documents are required to accompany the Navajo Nation employment application: Proof of marriage by a marriage license, proof of residency and spouse's Certificate of Navajo Indian Blood (CNIB).

  • Optional

  • Resume
  • Letter of Interest
  • Leters of Reference

  • Veterans Preference

  • In order to receive Veterens Preference, a Form DD214 and /or DD215 and Application for Veterans Preference must be attached.

  • Appeals

  • Applicants who have been deemed not qualified for a position may submit a written appeal to the Human Resources Director within ten (10) working days from the date of the non-qualified notice.
  • No addtional information, other than that contained in the original application (e.g., resume, degrees, transcripts, licensure, etc.), will be considered in the appeal for re-evaluation. Any negative finding of documents not attached to the original application will not be considered in the appeal process.

  • Notice

  • All applications and supporting documents submitted become the property of the DPM and will not be returned.
  • Ensure application(s) is complete, signed and the required documents are submitted at the time of submission.
  • "See Resume" on the application is unacceptable and will result in an incomplete application, and is not considered an appeal.
  • If applying for more than one position, an application is required for each position you apply for.
  • **Announcement**

    Starting March 01, 2017, Department of Personnel Management is requesting that you attach your Navajo Nation Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB) to your Navajo Nation Employment Application (Revised 09/16/2016) to receive Navajo Preference.

    Help provide a safe & secure Navajo Nation, join the Navajo Police Dept. For information to join the team contact:
    • Marvin Curley,   Police Sergeant    (928)-674-2534 / 2520
    • Adrienne Joe,   Senior Office Specialist    (928)-871-7532/6363
    • There are two types of positons open Police Recruit, and Police Officer DPM will be accepting applications and forwarding qualified applicants.

    Fax applications to:           (928) 871-6976

    Email applications to:

    Copies of the prior weekly Job Vacancy Announcements (JVA) are available. Job Vacancy Announcements from prior posting are provided only for reference. DPM is only accepting applications for jobs on the current listing. Select the JVA you wish to view or print.



    Capital Projects Management

     DCD06719519  244456  Project Manager(S)  Window Rock, AZ  42,473.60  03/06/2020

    Community Housing and Infrastructure Department

     DCD09219471  241746  Department Manager II (S)  Window Rock, AZ  64,979.20  03/03/2020

    Administrative Service Centers

     DCD13319186  208443  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Jeddito, AZ  36,462.40  OUF
     DCD13319355  208429  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Tsayatoh, NM  36,462.40  03/05/2020
     DCD13319371  236125  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Red Lake, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13418806  230000  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Black Mesa, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13419162  236040  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Forest Lake, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13419491  230091  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Rock Point, AZ  25,854.40  03/18/2020
     DCD13518223  208415  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Iyanbito, NM  36,462.40  OUF
     DCD13518469  236062  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Alamo, NM  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13519012  202791  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Lake Valley, NM  36,462.40  OUF
     DCD13619024  236152  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Red Mesa, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13619495  236155  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Red Valley, AZ  25,854.40 03/04/2020
     DCD13719102  210308  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Tolani Lake, AZ  36,462.40  OUF


    Department of Dine' Education

     DODE04419135  240978  Superintendent of Schools  Window Rock, AZ  105,019.20  OUF

    Navajo Head Start

     DODE70119512  949399  HS Support Services Manager (S)  Window Rock, AZ  67,163.20  03/06/2020
     DODE71419516  243475  Head Start Bus Driver (S)  Rough Rock, AZ  15.23  03/13/2020
     DODE71819518  243148  Maintenance Technician (S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  16.60  03/06/2020
     DODE74818840  945474  HS Bus Driver(S)  Tseyatoh, NM  14.93  OUF
     DODE77418404  945284  HS Bus Driver(S) (2 Pos)  Crownpoint, NM  14.93  OUF
     DODE77519197  243328  HS Paraprofessional (S)  Nahodishgish, NM  16.27  OUF
     DODE78218822  945703  HS Bus Driver(S)  Pueblo Pintado, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE81819476  945104  Head Start Bus Driver (S)  Shiprock, NM  15.23  03/13/2020
     DODE82419513  242967  Head Start Paraprofessional(S)  Shiprock, NM  16.60  03/06/2020
     DODE85619515  945783  Head Start Bus Driver (S)  Leupp, AZ  15.23  03/13/2020
     DODE86019514  241328  Head Start Bus Driver (S)  Tuba City, AZ  15.23  03/13/2020
     DODE87018465  945218  HS Bus Driver(S)  Kayenta, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE87219517  947463  Head Start Bus Driver (S)  Tonalea, AZ  15.23  03/13/2020
     DODE87418525  241580  HS Bus Driver(S)  Navajo Mountain, AZ  14.93  OUF

    Office of Special Education & Rehabilitation Services

     DODE04418656  933526  Program Supervisor II (S)  Chinle, AZ  45,385.60  OUF
     DODE04418696  236213  Contract Compliance Officer (S)  Chinle, AZ  42,473.60  OUF
     DODE04418697  243856  Parent Educator(S)  Tuba City, AZ  28,163.20  OUF
     DODE04418747  243853  Parent Educator(S)  Chinle, AZ  28,163.20  OUF
     DODE04418871  941331  Rehabilitation Services Tech (S)  Kayenta, AZ  30,638.40  OUF
     DODE04419111  240777  Developmental Specialist(S)  Tuba City, AZ  42,473.60  OUF
     DODE04419437  931502  Speech Language Pathologist (S)  Gallup, NM  74,755.20  03/02/2020

    Office of Standards, Curriculum & Assessment Development

     DODE04419222  244216  Senior Education Specialist (S)  Window Rock, AZ  50,169.60  OUF
     DODE04419292  263256  Education Program Manager (S)  Window Rock, AZ  59,612.80  OUF


    Real Estate Department

     DED01418695  244226  Senior Appraiser  St. Michaels, AZ  42,473.60  OUF
     DED01419494  244564  Office Specialist (S)  St. Michaels, AZ  25,854.40  03/04/2020

    Regional Business Development Office

     DED01419508  212708  Office Specialist  Shiprock, NM  25,854.40  03/05/2020


    NN Department of Information Technology

     DGS01819470  152625  Information Systems Technician (S)  Window Rock, AZ  30638.40  03/02/2020

    Fleet Management Department

     DGS02718763  202375  Auto Parts Technician (S)  Tuba City, AZ  23,712.00  OUF

    Navajo Transit System

     DGS00519455  242533  Motor Coach Driver (S)  Chinle, AZ  28,163.20  03/06/2020
     DGS00519467  944401  Senior Equipment Mechanic (S) (2 Pos)  Fort Defiance, AZ  28,163.20  03/06/2020
     DGS00519475  944400  Motor Coach Driver (S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  28,163.20  OUF


    Behavioral & Mental Health Services

     DOH07217969  941866  Clinical Psychologist (S)  Shiprock, NM  *****DOE  OUF
     DOH07217988  242027  Clinical Specialist (S)(2 Pos)  Shiprock, NM  **DOE  OUF
     DOH07217991  945804  Clinical Family Therapist (S)(2 Pos)  Shiprock, NM  ***DOE  OUF
     DOH07218251  946012  Clinical Director (S)  Kaibeto, AZ  ****DOE  OUF
     DOH07218417  947976  Clinical Specialist (S)  Crownpoint, NM  **DOE  OUF
     DOH07218468  941869  Clinical Family Therapist (S)  Gallup, NM  ***DOE  OUF
     DOH07218556  947517  Clinical Specialist - Intern(S)  Chinle, AZ  50,169.60  OUF
     DOH07219051  947046  Clinical Director (S)  Kayenta, AZ  ****DOE  OUF
     DOH07219052  941627  Clinical Specialist (S)  Tuba City, AZ  **DOE  OUF
     DOH07219053  948222  Clinical Specialist (S) (2 Pos)  Gallup, NM  **DOE  OUF
     DOH07219073  947144  Clinical Specialist (S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  **DOE  OUF
     DOH07219322  944762  Traditional Practitioner (S)  Dilkon, AZ  36,462.40  03/03/2020
     DOH07219403  240034  Clinical Specialist - Intern(S)  New Lands, AZ  50,169.60  04/06/2020
     DOH07219405  941645  Senior Substance Abuse Counselor (S)  Crownpoint, NM  30,638.40  03/16/2020
     DOH07219415  941641  Clinical Specialist - Intern(S)  Dilkon, AZ  50,169.60  03/02/2020
     DOH07219472  944394  Senior Office Specialist (S)  Dilkon, AZ  30,638.40  03/03/2020
     DOH07219502  947167  Clinical Specialist - Intern(S)  Shiprock, NM  50,169.60  03/04/2020
     DOH07219507  946426  Principal Info Systems Tech (S)  Window Rock, AZ  41,121.60  03/12/2020
     DOH07219510  948038  Prin Substance Abuse Counselor (S) (2 Pos)  Shiprock, NM  ******DOE  04/02/2020
     DOH07219511  944763  Prin Substance Abuse Counselor (S)  Kaibeto, AZ  ******DOE  04/02/2020

    CHR & Outreach Program

     DOH03818956  947740  Community Health Worker(S)  Blue Gap, AZ 28,163.20  OUF
     DOH03819336  947794  Community Health Worker(S)  Leupp, AZ 28,163.20  OUF
     DOH03819337  947727  Senior Community Health Worker(S)  Littlewater, NM 36,462.40  OUF
     DOH03819338  943101  Senior Community Health Worker(S)  Sheepsprings, NM 36,462.40  OUF
     DOH03819438  948884  Senior Community Health Worker(S)  Houck, AZ 36,462.40  03/02/2020
     DOH03819468  943500  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Cornfields, AZ  36,462.40  03/16/2020
     DOH03819480  947729  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Crystal, NM  36,462.40  OUF
     DOH03819488  947820  Social Hygiene Technician (S)  Tuba City, AZ  28,163.20  03/04/2020
     DOH03819489  943107  Social Hygiene Technician (S)  Dilkon, AZ  28,163.20  03/04/2020
     DOH03819490  947781  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Tsaile, AZ  36,462.40 03/04/2020
     DOH03819492  943493  Community Health Worker(S)  Bittersprings, AZ 28,163.20 03/04/2020
     DOH03819493  947739  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Tselani, AZ  36,462.40 OUF

    Department of Health

     DOH06419189  941532  Systems & Programming Manager (S)  Window Rock, AZ  64,979.20  OUF

    Division of Aging & Long Term Care Support

     DOH11719456  948530  Cook (S)  Red Rock, NM  23,712.00  03/03/2020
     DOH11819420  230258  Driver (S)  Jeddito, AZ  23,712.00  03/09/2020
     DOH11819509  242856  Statistical Technician (S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  23,712.00  03/05/2020
     DOH12018218  278183  Cook (S)  Lechee, AZ  23,712.00  OUF
     DOH12018224  242860  Accountant (S)  Tuba City, AZ  38,958.40  OUF
     DOH12018807  207078  Cook (S)  Cameron, AZ  23,712.00  OUF
     DOH12019094  272915  Senior Center Supervisor (S)  Leupp, AZ  33,384.00  OUF
     DOH12019481  233636  Cook (S)  Tolani Lake, AZ 23,712.00 03/11/2020
     DOH12019500  233568  Driver(S)  Birdsprings, AZ  23,712.00 03/04/2020

    Kayenta Public Health Nursing Program

     DOH15218729  941749  Community Health Nurse Director (S)  Kayenta, AZ  *****DOE  OUF

    Navajo Health Education

    DOH11418521  241271  Health Education Technician (S)  Red Mesa, AZ  28,163.20  OUF

    Navajo Special Diabetes Project

    DOH06318897  947175  Nutritionist (S)  Dilkon, AZ  38,958.40  OUF
    DOH06319191  947179  Fitness Specialist (S)  Teecnospos, AZ  36,462.40  OUF

    W.I.C. Nutrition Program

    DOH07519119  940265  Principal Nutritionist (S)  Window Rock, AZ  54,724.80  OUF


    Department of Child Support Enforcement

     DHR15119163  241436  Tribal Court Advocate(S)  St. Michaels, AZ 42,473.60  OUF

    Navajo Department of Workforce Development

     DHR09819501  930944  Employment Assistance Officer(S)  Kayenta, AZ 28,163.20 03/11/2020



     DNR02319506  208520  Administrative Assistant (S)  Window Rock, AZ  36,462.40  03/05/2020

    Department of Resource Enforcement

     DNR04019524  242904  Laborer (Temp) (4 Pos)  Crownpoint, NM  19,947.20  03/06/2020

    Fish & Wildlife Department

     DNR12618090  240690  Wildlife Conservation Officer  Tuba City, AZ  36,462.40  OUF

    Minerals Department

     DNR01218748  949876  Associate Minerals Auditor (S)(2 Pos)  Window Rock, AZ  38,188.80  OUF
     DNR01219030  947686  Senior Minerals Auditor (S)  Window Rock, AZ  54,724.80  OUF
     DNR01219112  159881  Senior Programmer Analyst  Window Rock, AZ  52,936.00  OUF

    Parks & Recreation

     DNR05819479  244076  Parks Maintenance Worker  Monument Valley, AZ  23,712.00 03/04/2020


    Emergency Medical Services

     DPS04719477  946173  Programs & Projects Specialist (S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,958.40  03/04/2020

    Fire and Rescue Services Department

     DPS12918515  212141  Senior Firefighter (S)  Window Rock, AZ  33,384.00  OUF
     DPS12919266  216645  Firefighter (S)  Twin Arrows, AZ  28,163.20  OUF

    Navajo Department of Corrections

     DPS14919436  947620  Corrections Captain  Window Rock, AZ  64,979.20 03/04/2020


    Child Care Development Fund Program

     DSS05719452  243969  Child Development Worker (S)  Tuba City, AZ  28,163.20  03/06/2020
     DSS05719473  244181  Building Maintenance Supervisor (S)  Window Rock, AZ  36,462.40  03/03/2020
     DSS05719485  935884  Child Development Aide (S)  St. Michaels, AZ  19,947.20  03/04/2020
     DSS05719486  244180  Maintenance Technician (S)  Shiprock, NM  30,638.40  03/04/2020
     DSS05719497  947022  Child Development Aide (S)  Many Farms, AZ  19,947.20  03/04/2020
     DSS05719498  240409  Senior Caseworker (S)  Window Rock, AZ  30,638.40  03/04/2020
     DSS05719503  240017  Child Development Worker (S)  Leupp, AZ  28,163.20  03/04/2020
     DSS05719504  243970  Child Development Aide (S)  Tuba City, AZ  19,947.20  03/04/2020

    Department for Self Reliance

     DSS03918087  943157  Accountant (S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,188.80  OUF
     DSS03919443  241550  Records Clerk (S)  Tuba City, AZ  21,756.80  03/02/2020
     DSS03919465  243520  Policy Analyst  Window Rock, AZ  46,300.80  03/02/2020
     DSS03919483  240180  Senior Public Information Officer  Window Rock, AZ  42,473.60  03/18/2020
     DSS03919499  942653  Principal Case Worker (S) (2 Pos)  Chinle, AZ  42,473.60  03/11/2020

    Department of Family Services

     DSS09319444  946928  Case Management Specialist(S)  Tuba City, AZ  42,473.60  03/02/2020


    Navajo Election Administration

     LB00819496  244250  Legislative Reporter (S)  Window Rock, AZ  28,163.20  03/04/2020

    Office of Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission

     LB06019526  241432  Senior Office Specialist (Temp)  St. Michaels, AZ  30,035.20  03/06/2020

    Office of Legislative Counsel

     LB07718510  230113  Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  68,577.60  OUF
     LB07719078  200570  Principal Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  96,304.00  OUF
     LB07719291  211915  Senior Tribal Court Advocate (S)  Window Rock, AZ  50,169.60  OUF

    Office of the Auditor General

     LB01118214  211880  Auditor General(S)  Window Rock, AZ  *******DOE  OUF
     LB01119342  230178  Associate Auditor (S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,958.40  OUF


    Office of the Attorney General

     DOJ00618441  202239  Principal Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  96,304.00  OUF
     DOJ00619006  202217  Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  68,577.60  OUF
     DOJ00619344  202240  Principal Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  96,304.00  OUF
     DOJ00619425  202234  Assistant Attorney General  Window Rock, AZ  114,504.00  OUF
     DOJ00619446  246026  Principal Tribal Court Advocate  Window Rock, AZ  59,612.80  OUF
     DOJ00619447  202248  Senior Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  81,4794.40  OUF

    Office of the Prosecutor

     DOJ01019324  291150  Prosecutor (S)  Tuba City, AZ  46,300.80  OUF
     DOJ01019343  204739  Prosecutor (S)  Shiprock, NM  46,300.80  OUF
     DOJ01019463  244513  Prosecutor (S)  Kayenta, AZ  46,300.80  03/02/2020

    Water Rights Unit

     DOJ00618435  249550  Assistant Attorney General  Window Rock, AZ  114,504.00  OUF


    Environmental Protection Agency

     EPA01518370  242697  Sr. Remedial Project Manager (S)  St. Michaels, AZ  59,612.80  OUF
     EPA01518405  242039  Senior Environmental Engineer  St. Michaels, AZ  68,577.60  OUF
     EPA01518832  936108  Senior Environmental Specialist  Fort Defiance, AZ  50,169.60  OUF


    Contract Accounting Section

     OOC02819466  157584  Accountant(S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,958.40  03/02/2020


    Navajo & Hopi Development

     OPV04919520  244610  Carpenter (Temp) (6 Pos)  Coppermine, AZ  30,638.40  03/06/2020
     OPV04919521  244610  Senior Carpenter (Temp) (2 Pos)  Coppermine, AZ  36,462.40  03/06/2020

    Navajo Gaming Regulatory

     OPV00419025  242705  Gaming Regulatory Investigator (3 Pos)  Twin Arrows, AZ  38,958.40  OUF
     OPV00419026  242720  Gaming Agent (2 Pos)  Twin Arrows, AZ  42,473.60  OUF
     OPV00419441  242724  Sr. Gaming Surveillance Observer  Twin Arrows, AZ  42,473.60  03/02/2020
     OPV00419442  242730  Gaming Surveillance Observer  Twin Arrows, AZ  36,462.40  03/02/2020
     OPV00419487  240698  Slot Compliance Assistant  Church Rock, NM  42,473.60  03/04/2020

    Navaoj Nation Washington Office

     OPV08419101  202064  Gov't & Legislative Affairs Associate  Washington, DC  68,577.60  OUF
     OPV08419105  218322  Deputy Executive Director  Washington, DC  81,494.40  OUF
     OPV08419130  236193  Gov't & Leg Communications Officer  Washington, DC  62,857.60  OUF

    Office of Navajo Public Defender

     OPV00719262  242900  Legal Secretary  Crownpoint, NM  28,163.20  OUF
     OPV00719454  216915  Senior Tribal Court Advocate  Window Rock, AZ  50,169.60  OUF

    (OUF) Open Until Filled
    (S) Sensitive Position (subject to background check)
    * DOE - Depending on Experience ($46,300.80 - $53,352.00)
    ** DOE - Depending on Experience ($54,724.80 - $63,440.00)
    *** DOE - Depending on Experience ($59,612.80 - $69,118.40)
    **** DOE - Depending on Experience ($64,979.20 - $75,316.80)
    ***** DOE - Depending on Experience ($74,755.20 - $86,632.00)
    ****** DOE - Depending on Experience ($77,251.20 - $89,502.40)
    ******* DOE - Depending on Experience ($96,304.00 - $115,003.20)

    All positions, position titles and salaries are subject to applicable tribal laws, policies, and procedures.

    NOTE TO PROSPECTIVE APPLICANTS:   A Navajo Nation Application for Employment must be submitted to the Department of Personnel Management, on or before the closing date, for each position you wish to be considered.  Applications submitted after the closing date will not be considered. All applications for Employment must be filled out in its entirety, including dates of employment.  Resumes are optional and can be attached to the application

    Veterans' Preference Applies
    The Navajo Nation gives preference to eligible and qualified applicants in accordance with the Navajo Preference in Employment Act (NPEA)

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