New Job Openings: September 17, 2019

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 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's License.
  • Copy of Commercial Driver License (CDL).
  • 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

    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

     DCD06718349  244455  Project Manager(S)(2 Pos)  Window Rock, AZ  41,641.60  OUF

    Administrative Service Centers

     DCD13418511  202766  Community Services Coordinator(S)  Hardrock, AZ  35,755.20  OUF
     DCD13418603  230091  Accounts Maintenance Specialist(S)  Rock Point, AZ  25,355.20  10/07/2019
     DCD13518223  208415  Community Services Coordinator(S)  Iyanbito, NM  35,755.20  OUF
     DCD13518469  236062  Accounts Maintenance Specialist(S)  Alamo, NM  25,355.20  OUF
     DCD13518636  202791  Community Services Coordinator(S)  Lake Valley, NM  35,755.20  10/07/2019
     DCD13618594  236152  Accounts Maintenance Specialist(S)  Red Mesa, AZ  25,355.20  09/27/2019
     DCD13718307  204765  Community Services Coordinator(S)  Coalmine Mesa, AZ  35,755.20  OUF
     DCD13718642  230109  Accounts Maintenance Specialist(S)  Tolani Lake, AZ  25,355.20  OUF


    Navajo Head Start

     DODE70118512  946900  Senior Contract Analyst (S)  Window Rock, AZ  24.58  OUF
     DODE70118523  244422  Director of Financial Services (S)  Window Rock, AZ  34.50  09/17/2019
     DODE70518616  243449  HS Regional Partnership Coordinator(S)  Chinle, AZ  22.54  09/23/2019
     DODE71218466  945929  HS Bus Driver(S)  Many Farms, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE71318566  243332  HS Classroom Teacher(S)  Tsaile, AZ  22.54  09/23/2019
     DODE71418403  243475  HS Bus Driver(S)  Rough Rock, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE72218464  945933  HS Bus Driver(S)  Chinle, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE74818463  945382  HS Classroom Teacher (S)  Tsayatoh, NM  22.54  OUF
     DODE74818650  945474  HS Bus Driver S)  Tsayatoh, NM  14.93  09/30/2019
     DODE74918394  945229  HS Bus Driver(S)  Window Rock, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE75018574  243457  HS Bus Driver(S)  Tohatchi, NM  14.93  OUF
     DODE77018600  243396  HS Mental Health & Disabilities Liaison (S)  Crownpoint, NM  20.68  09/30/2019
     DODE77418404  945284  HS Bus Driver(S) (2 Pos)  Crownpoint, NM  14.93  OUF
     DODE78218632  945703  HS Bus Driver (S)  Pueblo Pintado, NM  14.93  10/07/2019
     DODE80218561  945695  HS Bus Driver(S)  Church Rock, NM  14.93  09/23/2019
     DODE80518577  243140  HS Praprofessional (S)  Red Rock, NM  16.27  09/30/2019
     DODE80818633  945339  HS Bus Driver (S)  Thoreau, NM  14.93  10/07/2019
     DODE83618524  242971  HS Praprofessional (S)  Red Mesa, AZ  16.27  09/17/2019
     DODE83718575  945081  HS Bus Driver(S)  Red Valley, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE85018563  243033  HS Readiness Coach(S)  Tuba City, AZ  26.63  09/23/2019
     DODE85118393  945217  HS Bus Driver(S)  Cameron, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE87018465  945218  HS Bus Driver(S)  Kayenta, AZ  14.93  OUF
     DODE87418525  241580  HS Bus Driver(S)  Navajo Mountain, AZ  14.93  OUF

    Office of Dine Youth

     DODE08018535  240070  Building Maintenance Worker (S)  Shiprock, NM  25,355.20  09/25/2019
     DODE08018567  244415  Recreation Aide (S) (3 Pos)  Shiprock, NM  19,552.00  09/23/2019
     DODE08018609  243957  Recreation Aide (S)  Tuba City, AZ  19,552.00  09/30/2019
     DODE08018625  241829  Prevention Specialist (S)  Shiprock, NM  38,188.80  09/24/2019
     DODE08018645  232212  Recreation Specialist (S)  Shiprock, NM  35,755.20  09/30/2019

    Office of Special Education & Rehabilitation Services

     DODE04418114  243853  Parent Educator (S)  Chinle, AZ  27,601.60  OUF
     DODE04418222  941303  Rehabilitation Services Tech (S)  Shiprock, NM  30,035.20  OUF
     DODE04418572  243924  Developmental Specialist (S)  Crownpoint, NM  41,641.60  OUF
     DODE04418656  933526  Program Supervisor II (S)  Chinle, AZ  45,385.60  OUF


    Facilities Maintenance Department

     DGS01918641  202396  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  25,355.20  09/30/2019

    Fleet Management Department

     DGS02718455  202375  Auto Parts Technician (S)  Tuba City, AZ  23,254.40  OUF

    NN Employee Benefits Program

     DGS06618207  241007  Accountant (S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,188.80  OUF


    Behavioral & Mental Health Services

     DOH07217969  941866  Clinical Psychologist (S)  Shiprock, NM  *****DOE  OUF
     DOH07217970  947152  Prin Substance Abuse Counselor(S)(2 Pos)  Shiprock, NM  *DOE  OUF
     DOH07217988  242027  Clinical Specialist (S)(2 Pos)  Shiprock, NM  **DOE  OUF
     DOH07217989  944727  Prin Substance Abuse Counselor(S)  Kaibeto, AZ  *DOE  OUF
     DOH07217991  945804  Clinical Family Therapist (S)(2 Pos)  Shiprock, NM  ***DOE  OUF
     DOH07218184  947145  Contract Analyst (S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,188.80  OUF
     DOH07218250  947006  Clinical Director (S)  Crownpoint, NM  ****DOE  OUF
     DOH07218251  946012  Clinical Director (S)  Kaibeto, AZ  ****DOE  OUF
     DOH07218281  941351  Behavioral Health Director (S)  Window Rock, 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  49,192.00  OUF
     DOH07218584  243350  Accounts Maintenance Specialist (S)  Window Rock, AZ  25,355.20  09/23/2019
     DOH07218599  243789  Buyer(S)  Window Rock, AZ  25,355.20  09/27/2019
     DOH07218611  243779  Case Management Specialist (S)  Window Rock, AZ  41,641.60  09/23/2019
     DOH07218634  243268  Senior Accountant (Temp) (S)  Window Rock, AZ  45,385.60  09/30/2019
     DOH07218649  243268  Accountant (Temp) (S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,188.80  09/30/2019

    CHR & Outreach Program

     DOH03818589  947810  TB Control Technician(S)  Tuba City, AZ  27,601.60  OUF
     DOH03818590  947794  Community Health Worker (S)  Leupp, AZ  27,601.60  09/20/2019
     DOH03818591  947766  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Red Mesa, AZ  35,755.20  09/27/2019
     DOH03818592  947840  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Red Lake, AZ  35,755.20  09/27/2019
     DOH03818593  947739  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Tselani, AZ  35,755.20  09/27/2019
     DOH03818596  947727  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Littlewater, NM  35,755.20  09/27/2019
     DOH03818613  947799  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Klagetoh, AZ  35,755.20  09/23/2019
     DOH03818614  947730  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Lupton, AZ  35,755.20  09/23/2019
     DOH03818615  943508  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Teecnospos, AZ  35,755.20  09/23/2019
     DOH03818617  947740  Community Health Worker (S)  Blue Gap, AZ  27,601.60  09/23/2019
     DOH03818618  947842  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Inscription House, AZ  35,755.20  09/23/2019
     DOH03818619  947699  Senior Community Health Worker (S)  Whitecone, AZ  35,755.20  09/23/2019

    Division of Aging & Long Term Care Support

     DOH11717971  236250  Cook (S)  Torreon, NM  23,254.40  OUF
     DOH11718102  230429  Cook (S)  Tohajiilee, NM  23,254.40  OUF
     DOH11718626  233588  Driver(S)  Pueblo Pintado, NM  23,254.40  10/01/2019
     DOH11818436  232871  Driver (S)  Lupton, AZ  23,254.40  OUF
     DOH11818532  276462  Driver (S)  Ganado, AZ  23,254.40  09/18/2019
     DOH12018218  278183  Cook (S)  Lechee, AZ  23,254.40  OUF
     DOH12018224  242860  Accountant (S)  Tuba City, AZ  38,188.80  OUF

    Executive Office

    DOH06418601  941535  Office Specialist  Window Rock, AZ  25,355.20  09/23/2019

    Navajo Health Education

    DOH11418521  241271  Health Education Technician (S)  Red Mesa, AZ  27,601.60  OUF

    Navajo Special Diabetes Project

     DOH06318573  940130  Health Education Technician (S)  Tuba City, AZ  27,601.60  OUF


    Navajo Department of Workforce Development

     DHR08218123  919883  Senior Info Systems Tech (S)  Window Rock, AZ  36,920.00  OUF
     DHR09518581  932170  Employment Assistance Officer (S)  Crownpoint, NM  27,601.60  09/23/2019
     DHR09818580  930944  Employment Assistance Officer (S) (2 Pos)  Kayenta, AZ  27,601.60  09/23/2019

    Navajo TV & Film

     DHR03418623  203129  Office Assistant (S)  Window Rock, AZ  21,320.00  09/24/2019


    Agriculture Department

     DNR06218598  234877  Office Specialist  Window Rock, AZ  25,355.20  09/20/2019
     DNR05818624  228880  Senior Office Specialist  Window Rock, AZ  30,035.20  09/24/2019

    Fish & Wildlife Department

     DNR12618090  240690  Wildlife Conservation Officer  Tuba City, AZ  35,755.20  OUF
     DNR12618273  244238  Ranch Hand (S)  Westcliffe, CO  32,739.20  OUF
     DNR12618324  242082  Wildlife Manager (S)  Window Rock, AZ  58,448.00  OUF
     DNR12618604  243187  Kennel Officer (S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  21,320.00  09/23/2019

    Historic Preservation Department

     DNR08318496  934408  Accountant  Window Rock, AZ  38,188.80  OUF

    Minerals Department

     DNR01218083  949876  Associate Minerals Auditor (S)(2 Pos)  Window Rock, AZ  38,188.80  OUF

    Parks & Recreation

     DNR05818586  244054  Fee Collector Supervisor (S)  Teecnospos, AZ  27,601.60  09/23/2019

    Water Resources Department

     DNR05218530  940808  Senior Heavy Equipment Operator  Fort Defiance, AZ  35,755.20  09/23/2019
     DNR05218602  242903  Civil Engineer  Fort Defiance, AZ  61,630.40  OUF


    Department of Criminal Investigations

     DPS13218536  944049  Senior Criminal Investigatior  Chinle, AZ  59,904.00  09/18/2019

    Emergency Medical Services

     DPS04718308  946577  EMT Intermediate (S)  Tohajiilee, NM  32,739.20  OUF

    Fire and Rescue Services Department

     DPS12918515  212141  Senior Firefighter (S)  Window Rock, AZ  32,739.20  OUF
     DPS12918637  216645  Firefighter (S)  Twin Arrows, AZ  27,601.60  10/07/2019
     DPS12918638  243576  Firefighter (S) (2 Pos)  Shiprock, NM  27,601.60  09/30/2019
     DPS12918639  244450  Firefighter Recruit (S)  Shiprock, NM  19,552.00  09/30/2019
     DPS12918644  202276  Firefighter (S)  Tuba City, AZ  27,601.60  10/07/2019
     DPS12918651  244452  Firefighter Recruit (S)  Ojo Amarillo, NM  19,552.00  10/07/2019
     DPS12918652  244449  Firefighter Recruit (S)  Twin Arrows, AZ  19,552.00  10/07/2019
     DPS12918654  243570  Firefighter Recruit (S)  Newcomb, NM  19,552.00  10/07/2019
     DPS12918655  243572  Firefighter (S)(2 Pos)  Newcomb, NM  27,601.60  10/07/2019

    Navajo Police Department

     DPS02118089  943962  Local Agency Security Officer  Window Rock, AZ  41,641.60  OUF
     DPS06518647  944331  Public Safety Telecomm Operator (S)  Window Rock, AZ  27,601.60  09/30/2019
     DPS07318631  944208  Public Safety Telecomm Operator (S)  Shiprock, NM  27,601.60  10/07/2019


    Department for Self Reliance

     DSS03918087  943157  Accountant (S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,188.80  OUF
     DSS03918546  244435  Administrative Assistant (S)  Window Rock, AZ  35,755.20  09/18/2019
     DSS03918622  241478  Case Assistant (S)  Gallup, NM  21,320.00  09/23/2019

    Department of Family Services

     DSS08918522  948349  Case Management Specialist (S)  Tohajiilee, NM  41,641.60  OUF


    Planning Department

     DOT10618612  241800  GIS Technician  Tse Bonito, NM  35,755.20  09/23/2019


    Office of Legislative Counsel

     LB07718510  230113  Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  67,225.60  OUF

    Office of the Auditor General

     LB01118088  211457  Associate Auditor (S)  Window Rock, AZ  38,188.80  OUF
     LB01118214  211880  Auditor General(S)  Window Rock, AZ  *******DOE  OUF


    Office of the Attorney General

     DOJ00618347  244287  Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  67,225.60  OUF
     DOJ00618441  202239  Principal Attorney  Window Rock, AZ  94,411.20  OUF

    Office of the Prosecutor

     DOJ01018453  204738  Attorney (S)  Window Rock, AZ  67,225.60  OUF
     DOJ01018588  204739  Prosecutor (S)  Shiprock, NM  45,385.60  09/27/2019
     DOJ01018621  297942  Prosecutor (S)  Kayenta, AZ  45,385.60  09/23/2019
     DOJ01018630  291150  Prosecutor (S)  Tuba City, AZ  45,385.60  09/30/2019

    Water Rights Unit

     DOJ00618435  249550  Assistant Attorney General  Window Rock, AZ  112,257.60  OUF


    Environmental Protection Agency

     EPA01518370  242697  Sr Remedial Project Manager (S)  St. Michaels, AZ  58,448.00  OUF
     EPA01518405  242039  Sr Environmental Engineer (S)  St. Michaels, AZ  67,225.60  OUF
     EPA01518640  945491  Environmental Program Supervisor (S)  Window Rock, AZ  53,643.20  09/30/2019
     EPA01518646  240922  Environmental Specialist(S)  Fort Defiance, AZ  45,385.60  09/30/2019


    Office of Management & Budget

     OMB01618597  256260  Senior Budget Analyst (S)  Window Rock, AZ  45,385.60  09/20/2019


    Accounts Payable / Purchase Card Section

     OOC02818528  202550  Accounts Maint Spec (AP/PCard)(S)  Window Rock, AZ  27,601.60  09/17/2019

    Credit Services Department

     OOC06918608  240193  Accounting Technician(S)  Window Rock, AZ  23,254.40  09/30/2019

    Office of the Controller

     OOC02818595  244887  Accounting Manager(S)  Window Rock, AZ  63,710.40  09/27/2019

    Payroll Section

     OOC02818635  236184  Senior Payroll Technician (S)  Window Rock, AZ  32,739.20  09/30/2019


    Navajo Gaming Regulatory

     OPV00418520  242740  Gaming Surveillance Observer (S) (2 Pos)  Twin Arrows, AZ  35,755.20  OUF

    (OUF) Open Until Filled
    (S) Sensitive Position (subject to background check)
    * DOE - Depending on Experience ($45,385.60 - $52,312.00)
    ** DOE - Depending on Experience ($53,643.20 - $61,192.00)
    *** DOE - Depending on Experience ($58,448.00 - $67,766.40)
    **** DOE - Depending on Experience ($63,710.45 - $73,840.00)
    ***** DOE - Depending on Experience ($73,299.20 - $84,926.40)
    ****** DOE - Depending on Experience ($87,089.60 - $97,531.20)
    ******* DOE - Depending on Experience ($94,411.20 - $109,449.60)

    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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