New Job Openings: November 25, 2020

For the safety and well-being of employees, the DPM will be accepting Navajo Nation Employment applications electronically via email ( or facsimile (928-871-6976) ONLY.  We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.

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.)
  • Copy of Valid State Driver License/ID.
  • 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.



    Administrative Service Centers

     DCD13319371  236125  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Red Lake, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13319591  236112  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Klagetoh, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13319770  236093  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Crystal, NM  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13320313  208424  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Rock Springs, NM  36,462.40  OUF
     DCD13418806  230000  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Black Mesa, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13419162  202766  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Hardrock, AZ  36,462.40  OUF
     DCD13420312  230000  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Black Mesa, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13518469  236062  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Alamo, NM  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13520179  236064  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Becenti, NM  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13619024  236152  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Red Mesa, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13619663  236155  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Red Valley, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13620299  236144  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Gadiiahi, NM  25,854.40  11/30/2020
     DCD13719587  230101  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Kaibeto, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13720011  230097  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Coalmine Mesa, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13720178  230105  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Navajo Mountain, AZ  25,854.40  OUF



     DODE04419771  244471  Senior Public Information Officer(S)  Window Rock, AZ  42,473.60  OUF
     DODE04420067  240978  Superintendent of Schools  Window Rock, AZ  105,019.20  OUF

    Department of Dine' Education

     DODE04420172  240136  Assistant Superintendent  Window Rock, AZ  88,836.80  OUF

    Office of Dine' Accountability and Compliance

     DODE04420294  241009  Senior Education Specialist (S)  Window Rock, AZ  50,169.60  12/04/2020

    Office of Dine' School Improvement

     DODE04419694  934652  Senior Education Specialist  Tuba City, AZ  50,169.50  OUF

    Office of Special Education & Rehabilitation Services

     DODE04418696  236213  Contract Compliance Officer (S)  Chinle, AZ  42,473.60  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
     DODE04419695  931502  Speech Language Pathologist (S)  Gallup, NM  74,755.20  OUF
     DODE04419937  243632  Senior Accountant(S)  Window Rock, AZ  46,300.80  OUF
     DODE04419938  936200  Developmental Specialist (S)  Chinle, AZ  42,473.60  OUF

    Office of Standards, Curriculum & Assessment Development

     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

    Tourism Department

     DED01420286  244170  Marketing Specialist  St. Michaels, AZ  50,169.60  12/02/2020


    Facilities Maintenance Department

     DGS01919818  202396  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  25,854.40  OUF

    Fleet Management Department

     DGS02718763  202375  Auto Parts Technician (S)  Tuba City, AZ  23,712.00  OUF
     DGS02719688  202391  Automotive Technician (S)  Tuba City, AZ  33,384.00  OUF

    Navajo Air Transportation

     DGS03620254  204999  Aircraft Maintenance Tech/Pilot  Window Rock, AZ  68,577.60  11/25/2020
     DGS03620319  240770  Aircraft Pilot  Window Rock, AZ  62,857.60  OUF

    Navajo Transit System

     DGS00519475  944400  Motor Coach Driver (2 Positions) (S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  28,163.20  OUF
     DGS00519786  241602  Motor Coach Driver (S)  Flagstaff, AZ  28,163.20  OUF
     DGS00519787  944398  Motor Coach Driver (S)  Tuba City, AZ  28,163.20  OUF


    Behavioral & Mental Health Services

     DOH07217969  941866  Clinical Psychologist (S)  Shiprock, NM  *****DOE  OUF
     DOH07217988  242027  Clinical Specialist (S)  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) (2 Pos)  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
     DOH07219944  940645  Traditional Practitioner(S)  Window Rock, AZ  36,462.40  OUF
     DOH07219955  947006  Clinical Director (S)  Crownpoint, NM  ****DOE  OUF
     DOH07220295  946426  Principal Info Systems Tech (S)  Window Rock, AZ  41,121.60  12/04/2020
     DOH07220300  947167  Clinical Specialist - Intern(S)  Shiprock,NM  50,169.60  12/07/2020
     DOH07220301  243684  Case Assistant (S)  Kayenta, AZ  21,756.80  OUF

    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
     DOH03819480  947729  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Crystal, NM  36,462.40  OUF
     DOH03819493  947739  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Tselani, AZ  36,462.40 OUF
     DOH03819577  947799  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Klagetoh, AZ  36,462.40 OUF
     DOH03819578  943508  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Teecnospos, AZ  36,462.40 OUF
     DOH03819579  943499  Community Health Worker (S)  Nazlini, AZ  28,163.20 OUF
     DOH03819580  940638  Community Health Worker (S)  Jeddito, AZ  28,163.20 OUF
     DOH03819601  947840  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Red Lake, AZ  36,462.40 OUF
     DOH03819635  947730  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Lupton, AZ  36,462.40 OUF
     DOH03819889  947845  Community Health Worker (S)  Cameron, AZ  28,163.20 OUF
     DOH03819890  943493  Community Health Worker (S)  Bittersprings, AZ  28,163.20 OUF
     DOH03819891  947674  Community Health Worker (S)  Tsayatoh, NM  28,163.20 OUF
     DOH03819892  947752  Community Health Worker (S)  Oaksprings, AZ  28,163.20 OUF
     DOH03819893  943107  Social Hygiene Technician (S)  Dilkon, AZ  28,163.20 OUF
     DOH03819929  947820  Social Hygiene Technician (S)  Tuba City, AZ  28,163.20 OUF
     DOH03819934  943500  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Cornfields, AZ  36,462.40  OUF
     DOH03820061  948884  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Houck, 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

     DOH11619666  233653  Cook (S)  Lukachukai, AZ  23,712.00  OUF
     DOH11720183  242855  Accountant (S)  Crownpoint, NM  38,958.40  12/02/2020
     DOH11720278  233590  Driver(S)  Thoreau, NM  23,712.00  12/20/2020
     DOH11819769  276462  Driver (S)  Ganado, AZ  23,712.00  OUF
     DOH11820193  238920  Cook (S)  Jeddito, AZ  23,712.00  OUF
     DOH11919823  233626  Cook (S)  TeecNosPos, AZ  23,712.00  OUF
     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

    Kayenta Public Health Nursing Program

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

    Navajo Cancer Prevention Program

     DOH06420036  945797  Health Education Technician (S)  Kayenta, AZ  28,163.20  OUF

    Navajo Health Education

    DOH11418521  241271  Health Education Technician (S)  Red Mesa, AZ  28,163.20  OUF
     DOH11419942  949502  Health Educator (S)  Winslow, AZ  38,958.40  OUF
     DOH11419943  949499  Health Educator(S)  Dzilthnaodilthle, NM  38,958.40  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
    DOH06319984  947169  Nutritionist (S)  Chinle, AZ  38,958.40  OUF

    Public Health Emergency Preparedness Program

     DOH06420034  240666  Program Manager I  Window Rock, AZ  54,724.80  OUF

    W.I.C. Nutrition Program

    DOH07520100  947448  Principal Nutrition Worker (S)  Winslow, AZ  30,638.40  OUF


    Department of Child Support Enforcement

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

    Department of Personnel Management

     DHR02220255  202302  Human Resources Director (S)  Window Rock, AZ 70,865.60  11/25/2020

    Navajo Nation TV & Film

     DHR03420231  211770  Media Production Technician(S)  Window Rock, AZ 36,462.40  OUF


    Fish & Wildlife Department

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

    Minerals Department

     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
     DNR01220315  206970  Office Aide  Window Rock, AZ  18,324.80  12/03/2020
     DNR01220324  930450  Senior Office Specialist  Window Rock, AZ  30,638.40  12/10/2020

    Navajo AML Reclamation

     DNR09419901  947469  Department Manager III (S)  Window Rock, AZ  70,865.60  OUF
     DNR09419933  244629  Senior Hydrologist(S)  Window Rock, AZ  62,857.60  OUF

    Water Resources Department

     DNR05220268  203070  Derrick Operator  Fort Defiance, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DNR05220291  930463  Principal Engineering Technician  Fort Defiance, AZ  38,958.40  12/04/2020
     DNR05220293  203027  Equipment Operator  Tohajiilee, NM  28,163.20  12/04/2020
     DNR05220298  203055  Equipment Operator  TeecNosPos, AZ  28,163.20  11/30/2020
     DNR05220302  938294  Associate Civil Engineer  Fort Defiance, AZ  52,963.00  12/07/2020


    Emergency Medical Services

     DPS04719863  947856  EMT Instructor/Coordinator(S)  Window Rock, AZ  36,462.40  OUF
     DPS04720292  946173  Sr Programs and Projects Spec(S)  Window Rock, AZ  54,724.80  11/25/2020
     DPS04720304  244420  EMT Intern (S)(Temp)  Navajo Nation Wide  23,712.00  OUF
     DPS04720305  244420  EMT Basic (S)(Temp)  Navajo Nation Wide  30,368.40  OUF
     DPS04720306  244420  EMT Intermediate (S)(Temp)  Navajo Nation Wide  33,384.00  OUF
     DPS04720307  244420  Paramedic (S)(Temp)  Navajo Nation Wide  38,958.40  OUF
     DPS04720318  943538  EMT Intern (S)  Winslow, AZ  23,712.00  12/17/2020

    Fire and Rescue Services Department

     DPS12918515  212141  Senior Firefighter (S)  Window Rock, AZ  33,384.00  OUF

    Navajo Police Department

     DPS02120279  940715  Statistical Research Analyst (S)  Window Rock, AZ  46,300.80  12/01/2020
     DPS07120308  213234  Public Safety Telecomm Operator(S)  Tuba City, AZ  28,163.20  12/10/2020
     DPS131120280  940755  Public Safety Telecomm Operator(S)  Dilcon, AZ  28,163.20  12/10/2020


    Child Care Development Fund Program

     DSS05719822  204630  Cook (S)  Shiprock, NM  23,712.00  OUF
     DSS05720303  240612  Senior Caseworker (S)  Leupp, AZ  30,638.40  12/07/2020
     DSS05720321  240371  Caseworker Supervisor (S)  Shiprock, NM  42,473.60  12/10/2020

    Department for Self Reliance

     DSS03918087  943157  Accountant (S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,958.40  OUF

    Department of Family Services

     DSS15320197  937484  Senior Social Worker (S)  Window Rock, AZ  46,300.80  12/03/2020

    Navajo Treatment for Children & Families

     DSS04519898  244404  Treatment Coordinator (S)  Crownpoint, NM  42,473.60  OUF


    Ethics and Rules Office

     LB00319827  241383  Ethics Presenting Officer (S)  Window Rock, AZ  50,169.60  OUF

    Office of Legislative Counsel

     LB07718510  230113  Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  68,577.60  OUF
     LB07719783  230203  Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  68,577.60  OUF

    Office of the Auditor General

     LB01118214  211880  Auditor General(S)  Window Rock, AZ  *******DOE  OUF


    Office of the Attorney General

     DOJ00619932  202246  Principal Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  96,304.00  OUF
     DOJ00620322  202220  Senior Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  81,494.40  OUF

    Office of the Chief Prosecutor

     DOJ01019785  297943  Chief Prosecutor (S)  Window Rock, AZ  114,504.00  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
     DOJ01019975  244513  Prosecutor (S)  Kayenta, AZ  46,300.80  OUF


    Air & Toxics Department/Pesticide Program

     EPA01519886  945491  Environmental Program Supervisor  Window Rock AZ  53,643.20  OUF
     EPA01520297  936108  Senior Environmental Specialist  Fort Defiance, AZ  50,169.60  12/11/2020
     EPA01520320  941307  Environmental Specialist  Fort Defiance, AZ  46,300.80  12/10/2020


    Accounts Payable Section

     OOC02820230  228116  Accounts Maintenance Spec. (4 Pos)(S)  Window Rock, AZ  28,163.20  OUF

    Property Management Department

     OOC03320296  211401  Property Clerk(S)  Chinle, AZ  21,756.80  12/04/2020


    Navajo Nation Washington Office

     OPV08420077  234489  Administrative Assistant  Washington, D.C.  41,121.60  OUF
     OPV08420102  217986  Administrative Services Officer  Washington, D.C.  48,588.80  OUF
     OPV08420281  218802  Gov't & Legislative Affairs Associate (2 Pos)  Washington, D.C.  68,577.60  OUF

    Office of Navajo Public Defender

     OPV00719454  216915  Senior Tribal Court Advocate  Window Rock, AZ  50,169.60  OUF
     OPV00720071  243284  Senior Attorney  Tuba City, AZ  81,494.40  OUF

    (OUF) Open Until Filled
    (S) Sensitive Position (subject to background check)
    (T) Temporary Position
    * DOE - Depending on Experience ($52,936.00 - $61,360.00)
    ** 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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