New Job Openings: August 13, 2020

For the safety and well-being of employees, the DPM will be accepting Navajo Nation Employment applications electronically via email or facsimile 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

     DCD13319186  208443  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Jeddito, AZ  36,462.40  OUF
     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
     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
     DCD13419900  202766  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Hard Rock, AZ  36,462.40  08/17/2020
     DCD13419902  236042  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Hard Rock, AZ  25,854.40  08/17/2020
     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
     DCD13619663  236155  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Red Valley, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DCD13719102  210308  Community Services Coordinator (S)  Tolani Lake, AZ  36,462.40  OUF
     DCD13719587  230101  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Kaibeto, AZ  25,854.40  OUF



     DODE04419771  244471  Senior Public Information Officer(S)  Window Rock, AZ  42,473.60  OUF

    Navajo Head Start

     DODE74818840  945474  Head Start Bus Driver(S)  Tseyatoh, NM  15.23  OUF
     DODE77418404  945284  Head Start Bus Driver(S) (2 Pos)  Crownpoint, NM  15.23  OUF
     DODE77519197  243328  HS Paraprofessional (S)  Nahodishgish, NM  16.27  OUF
     DODE78218822  945703  Head Start Bus Driver(S)  Pueblo Pintado, AZ  15.23  OUF
     DODE82419703  242967  Head Start Paraprofessional(S)  Shiprock, NM  16.60  OUF
     DODE87018465  945218  Head Start Bus Driver(S)  Kayenta, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE87418525  241580  Head Start Bus Driver(S)  Navajo Mountain, AZ  14.93  OUF

    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
     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
     DODE04419695  931502  Speech Language Pathologist(S)  Gallup, NM  74,755.20  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


    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 Transit System

     DGS00519475  944400  Motor Coach Driver (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

    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
     DOH03819605  947754  Community Health Worker Supervisor (S)  Gallup, NM  42,473.60 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

    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
     DOH11819769  276462  Driver (S)  Ganado, AZ  23,712.00  OUF
     DOH11819806  938171  Volunteer Services Coordinator (S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  30,638.40  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
     DOH12019903  207092  Driver (S)  Tuba City, AZ  23,712.00  08/19/2020
     DOH04319914  948233  Health Services Administrator (ALTC)(S)  Window Rock, AZ  77,251.20  08/31/2020

    Kayenta Public Health Nursing Program

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

    Navajo Food Distribution Program

     DOH03519897  940365  Equipment Mechanic  Church Rock, NM  33,384.00  08/17/2020
     DOH03519913  940649  Food Distribution Truck Driver  Crownpoint, NM  28,163.20  08/24/2020

    Navajo Cancer Prevention Program

     DOH064199009  945797  Health Education Technician (S)  Kayenta, AZ  28,163.20  08/31/2020

    Navajo Health Education

    DOH11418521  241271  Health Education Technician (S)  Red Mesa, AZ  28,163.20  OUF
     DOH11419589  949490  Senior Health Educator(S)  Tuba City, AZ  46,300.80  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
    DOH06319895  240596  Health & Wellness Coordinator(S)  Window Rock, AZ  36,462.40  08/24/2020
    DOH06319896  241191  Recreation Specialist (S)  TeecNosPos, AZ  36,462.40  08/24/2020

    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

     DHR08219618  936571  Accountant (S)(2 Pos)  Window Rock, AZ 38,958.40 OUF


    Department of Resource Enforcement

     DNR04019907  934865  Ranger(S)  Sawmill, AZ  21,756.80  08/19/2020

    Division of Natural Resources

     DNR02319899  203319  Ranger Dispatcher (S)  Window Rock, AZ  21,756.80  08/17/2020

    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

    Navajo AML Reclamation

     DNR09419901  947469  Department Manager III (S)  Window Rock, AZ  70,865.60  OUF

    Navajo Land Administration

     DNR01319911  213012  Engineering Technician  Chinle, AZ  25,854.40  08/31/2020
     DNR01319912  153368  Principal Engineering Technician (2 Pos)  Window Rock, AZ  38,958.40  08/31/2020


    Emergency Medical Services

     DPS04719708  947864  Paramedic (S)  Crownpoint, NM  38,958.40  OUF
     DPS04719764  244420  Paramedic (Temp)(S) (3 Pos)  Crownpoint, NM  38,958.40  OUF
     DPS04719863  947856  EMT Instructor/Coordinator(S)  Window Rock, AZ  36,462.40  OUF

    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

    Information Management Section

     DPS02119888  244192  Information Systems Technician (T)  Window Rock, AZ  30,638.40  08/19/2020

    Navajo Department of Corrections

     DPS14919904  944504  Building Maintenance Supervisor (S)  Chinle, AZ  36,462.40  08/19/2020

    Navajo Police Department

     DPS05919869  244081  Building Maintenance Worker (S)  Kayenta, AZ  25,854.40  OUF
     DPS07019885  944037  Public Safety Telecomm Operator(S)  Chinle, AZ  28,163.20  09/08/2020
     DPS13119844  940756  Public Safety Telecomm Operator(S)  Dilkon, AZ  28,163.20  08/20/2020


    Child Care Development Fund Program

     DSS05719822  204630  Cook (S)  Shiprock, NM  23,712.00  OUF

    Department for Self Reliance

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

    Navajo Treatment for Children & Families

     DSS04519898  244404  Treatment Coordinator  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
     LB07719875  244648  Principal Tribal Court Advocate (S)  Window Rock, AZ  59,612.80  OUF

    Office of the Auditor General

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


    Office of the Attorney General

     DOJ00619821  202205  Senior Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  81,494.40  OUF
     DOJ00619874  240419  Senior Programmer Analyst  Window Rock, AZ  * DOE  08/19/2020

    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
     DOJ01019908  244396  Legal Secretary (S)  Dilkon, AZ  28,163.20  08/24/2020

    Water Rights Unit

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


    Air & Toxics Department/Pesticide Program

     EPA01519886  945491  Environmental Program Supervisor  Window Rock AZ  53,643.20  OUF

    Environmental Protection Agency

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


    Purchasing Services Department

     OOC02619905  211062  Buyer(S)  Window Rock, AZ  33,384.00  08/26/2020


    Navajo Gaming Regulatory

     OPV00419025  242705  Gaming Regulatory Investigator (3 Pos)  Twin Arrows, AZ  38,958.40  OUF

    Navajo Nation Washington Office

     OPV08419867  202064  Gov't & Legislative Affairs Associate  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

    Navajo Nation Veterans Administration

     OPV03719611  202138  Veterans Service Officer (S)  Shiprock, NM  33,384.00  OUF

    (OUF) Open Until Filled
    (S) Sensitive Position (subject to background check)
    * 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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