The Navajo Transitional Energy Company is accepting applications for the following position, which is open until filled:
Position: General Counsel
NTEC’s General Counsel will oversee all legal matters of the Company and serve as the primary legal advisor to the CEO, NTEC’s senior management team, and the NTEC Management Committee. The GC will be responsible for general legal matters of the Company and other dutites as assigned.
The following are the minimum qualifications:
Education: Juris Doctor of Law (JD) from an accredited university
Licensure: Licensed to practice law on the Navajo Nation and in one or more of the states of New Mexico, Arizona or Utah. If not already licensed in New Mexico, successful candidate will need to get New Mexico licensure within one (1) year of hire.
- At least 15+ years of legal experience, knowledge of and experience in corporate law, federal Indian law and Navajo Nation tribal law, knowledge of coal and other energy and natural resource matters on the Navajo Nation and in the Four Corners area.
NTEC gives preference in employment to eligible and qualified applicants under the Navajo Preference in Employment Act.
Location/Region: Farmington, NM