Recruitment Section

In gerenal, the Navajo Nation employment process will ensure competitive practices in recruitment, selection, and placement of qualified applicants for employment with the Nation. The employment process shall comply with applicable laws of the Navajo Nation including the Navajo Preference in Employment and Personnel Policies Manual.

Responsibilities include:

  • advertising vacant positions
  • conducting qualification assessments
  • referring qualified applicants
  • non-qualification appeals
  • conducting individual assessments
  • ensuring compliant hiring practices

For Navajo Nation Job Openings, click here.

Qualification Asessments Conducted by:

Department of Personnel Management Division Assigned HR Representitives    
Division of Human Resources Division of Community Development Marvin Allison (928) 871- 6734
Division of Social Services Division of Transportation Edwin Begay (505) 371-8354
Division of Natural Resources Division of Public Safety Genevieve Jones (928) 871-6581
Division of Economic Development Department of Justice Barbara Calvin (928) 871-6228
Division of Dine Education Environmental Protection Agency Eugenia Quintana (928) 871-7800
Division of Health Navajo Tax Commission Nahnbah Ciccarello (928) 871-7505
Office of Management & Budget OPVP/NN Veterans Administration Shannon Slinkey (505) 371-8467
Legislative Branch DNR/Fish & Wildlife David Mikesic (928) 871-6573
Office of the Controller DODE/Navajo Head Start Kimberly Padilla (928) 871-7135
Division of General Services DSS/Self Reliance, DCCD, NTCTF Philbert Yazzie (928) 871 -7117


Contact Information


Phone: (928) 871-7591

Faryn Garcia HR Recruitment Manager
Shundiin Holyan HR Analyst
Vacant Associate HR Analyst  
ReAnna Bahe HR Technician





External Resources