New Job Openings: May 29, 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
     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
     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


    Navajo Head Start

     DODE70119594  242842  Information Systems Technician(S)  Window Rock, AZ  16.60  OUF
     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


    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
     DGS00519732  241602  Motor Coach Driver (S)  Flagstaff, AZ  28,163.20  06/10/2020
     DGS00519731  944398  Motor Coach Driver (S)  Tuba City, AZ  28,163.20  06/10/2020


    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

    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
     DOH11719723  150428  Senior Center Supervisor (S)  Tohajiilee, NM  33,384.00  06/10/2020
     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

    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
     DOH11419589  949490  Senior Health Educator(S)  Tuba City, AZ  46,300.80  OUF
     DOH11419763  949502  Health Educator(S)  Winslow, AZ  38,958.40  06/29/2020
     DOH11419762  949499  Health Educator(S)  Dzilth, NM  38,958.40  06/29/2020

    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
    DOH06319766  241178  Office Specialist(S)  Tuba City, AZ  25,854.40  06/29/2020
    DOH06319765  241191  Recreation Specialist (S)  TeecNosPos, AZ  36,462.40  06/29/2020

    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
     DHR15119755  240430  Case Assistant (S)  Crownpoint, NM 21,756.80  06/09/2020

    Navajo Department of Workforce Development

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

    Office of Background Investigation

     DHR07619754  243828  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Window Rock, AZ 25,854.40 06/09/2020


    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

    Water Resources Department

     DNR05219744  203070  Derrick Operator  Fort Defiance, AZ  25,854.40  06/05/2020
     DNR05219745  938294  Associate Civil Engineer  Fort Defiance, AZ  52,936.00  06/05/2020


    Emergency Medical Services

     DPS04719708  947864  Paramedic (S)  Crownpoint, NM  38,958.40  OUF
     DPS04719739  946575  Paramedic (S)  Tohatchi, NM  38,958.40  06/02/2020
     DPS04719747  243559  EMT Intern (S)  Kayenta, AZ  23,712.00  05/29/2020
     DPS04719752  947856  EMT Instructor/Coordinator (S)  Window Rock, AZ  36,462.40  06/09/2020
     DPS04719753  943538  Paramedic (S)  Winslow, AZ  38,958.40  06/09/2020
     DPS04719758  241988  EMT Intern (S)  Torreon, NM  23,712.00  06/19/2020
     DPS04719759  947888  EMT Intern (S)  Chinle, AZ  23,712.00  06/12/2020

    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 Police Department

     DPS06519761  944333  Public Safety Telecomm Operator (2 Pos)  Window Rock, AZ  28,163.20  06/12/2020
     DPS07119751  213234  Public Safety Telecomm Operator  Tuba City, AZ  28,163.20  06/08/2020
     DPS07419750  944103  Public Safety Telecomm Operator  Crownpoint, NM  28,163.20  06/08/2020
     DPS13119749  940756  Public Safety Telecomm Operator  Dilkon, AZ  28,163.20  06/18/2020


    Department for Self Reliance

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

    Executive Administration

     DSS05619760  243860  Deputy Division Director (S)  Window Rock, AZ  70,865.60  06/12/2020


    Office of Legislative Counsel

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

    Office of Legislative Services

     LB08119757  243697  Legislative Secretary II (S)  Window Rock, AZ  28,163.20  06/12/2020

    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 Speaker

     LB00319756  211804  Legislative Financial Manager (S)  Window Rock, AZ  64,979.20  06/12/2020


    Office of the Attorney General

     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

    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


    Navajo Gaming Regulatory

     OPV00419025  242705  Gaming Regulatory Investigator (3 Pos)  Twin Arrows, AZ  38,958.40  OUF
     OPV00419026  242743  Gaming Agent  Twin Arrows, AZ  42,473.60  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 ($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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