Position Opening: Native Village of Napaimute Executive Director

The Native Village of Napaimute is currently accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. 

Position Summary:

Under the supervision of the NVN Tribal Council, the Executive Director is responsible for overall tribal management including government and enterprise operations that shall include administration, financial management, human resources, program, project and risk management, and shall provide the leadership necessary to insure successful business operations and Tribal membership management.

For a complete job description click here:

NVN Executive Director Job Description

Resumes can be submitted via email to: bbkrist@msn.com

Position open until filled.

Thank you.



Position Opening: Brownfield Environmental Technician

Position Opening: Brownfield Environmental Technician

Closes: 03/01/2023

The Native Village of Napaimute Environmental Department is seeking a Brownfield (TRP) Environmental Technician. The technician will work alongside the Brownfields Coordinator to complete the established workplan for the EPA Infrastructure four-year grant period. The position will be; term, seasonal, part-time, for a minimum of 7 months annually, 40 hours a week; the pay range is $22.00 – 26.00/hr., DOE.

Duties: Major duties and responsibilities of this position include: Assisting the Coordinator with developing a survey and inventory of potential Brownfields sites, then developing and implementing a plan for a Tribal Response Plan.

Assist the Coordinator with providing a means for Public participation, establishing a Public Record, and coordinating training sessions for responders and clean?up workers.

Assist the Coordinator with developing a clean?up plan for contaminated sites, and pursue EPA Brownfields funding to execute assessment and clean?up operations at identified sites,

Assist the Coordinator in the coordination and oversight of identified Brownfield sites. The scope of this planning effort will include coordination with other Villages of the Middle Kuskokwim Region.

Additional Information: This position will be seasonally, approximately April-October located in the Middle Kuskokwim River Regions, based out of Aniak Alaska.  The Candidate must be able to sit, stand or walk for long periods of time, capable of lifting a minimum of 30 pounds, and occasionally requires fine dexterity. Must be able to spend upwards of 1-3 hours traveling in small aircraft, boats or on snow machine. Must be able to speak and present to a diverse group of people in formal settings, i.e. Tribal Council meetings, local public meetings, regional forums, etc.

Qualifications:  Candidates must have at a minimum: A High School diploma or GED. Quality candidates are those that can demonstrate strong skills in communications (written, oral, social media), and a valid State of Alaska driver’s license, or ability to obtain one. Additionally, Napaimute is an alcohol and drug-free work environment, employees are subject to random drug testing.

Application: Send a resume and cover letter to napaimute.brownfields@gmail.com or contact Joe Kameroff (TRP Coordinator) at: 907-676-0442 for information. A detailed description of the position is posted on the Napaimute website: http://napaimute.org/category/job-openings/ and FB page at:  https://www.facebook.com/nativevillageofnapaimute

For additional detail about the position follow the links below:

Brownfield Tech Announcement

Brownfield Tech PD_2023


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AVCP Regional Housing Authority Announces Homeowner Assistance Fund


The AVCP Regional Housing Authority (AVCP RHA) Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF) Program provides resources to individuals or families with financial hardships associated with corona virus pandemic.

AVCP RHA HAF is for individuals or families to help mitigate financial hardships by providing funds to eligible individuals or families for the purpose of:

• Preventing homeowner:
o Mortgage delinquencies
o Defaults
o Foreclosures
o Loss of Utilities or Home Energy Services
o Displacement of homeowners experiencing hardship after January 21, 2020

Apply for the AVCP RHA HAF program assistance through AVCP RHA. You can also get information packet from the Tribal office.
Learn more information on the HAF is available at: www.avcphousing.org.

Click here for more information and an application:

AVCP RHA HAF Plan and Application

2022 Native Village of Napaimute Annual Meeting & Election Notice

The Napaimute Traditional Council has set the date for the 2022 Native Village of Napaimute Annual Meeting and Council Elections for December 10, 2022.

The meeting will be held in-person in Anchorage, Alaska. This was the direction given to the Napaimute Traditional Council after polling our membership. We are exploring the possibility of providing a zoom option as well for those that cannot attend in person.

There are two seats open for election this year:

SEAT D, 3 YEAR TERM – currently held by Marcie Shere (retiring)

SEAT E, 3 YEAR TERM – currently held by Tyler Kelly

Tribal Members at least 18 years old who are interested in running for one of these seats must submit their intent to run notice by 5 pm Alaska time, November 21.

Please do not nominate others – only submit if you are interested in running yourself and indicate which seat you are running for.

Submissions may be made via email to: napaimute@gci.net or by regular mail.

Thank you.

Public Notice: Intent to Apply for Extension – ICDBG-ARP Starter Home Project

This is notice that the Native Village of Napaimute is applying for an extension for ICDBG-ARP Grant Award Number: 22-RP-02-10670.

The original grant period ends 1/31/31. Due to supply chain issues the project is moving forward slower than anticipated. We will be applying for a six-month extension to bring this project to completion.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact the Napaimute Traditional Council Office at (907) 545-2877 or by email: napaimute@gci.net

Thank you.

Completed shell of starter home waiting three months for windows

Interior of starter home waiting months for finishing materials



 The Native Village of Napaimute is requesting proposals from qualified contractors for renovation services at 220 East Avenue, Bethel Alaska.

Renovation work to include:

  1. Level Shop Building and add a post where it has a missing post.
  2. Build Deck with stairs and railing for shop entry way.
  3. Secure Conduit Pipe for Shop Service Drop/Meter Box.
  4. Replace Deck 2”x6” Boards of Larger Section of Apartment Deck.
  5. Prep 3 bedrooms for new flooring for Apartment bldg. – Carpet removal and install finish grade underlayment plywood.
  6. Build a dividing wall in the utility room for a small office with a passage door installed.
  7. Shop Ramp Support Posts.
  8. Replacement of Rotted Deck Joists on Apartment Bldg.
  9. Kitchen Floor Repair with similar flooring.
  10. Order/Install a new garage door to replace the old shop garage door.

Parties submitting proposals are asked to include the following in their submission:

  • Estimate for labor
  • Estimate for materials
  • Fees for additional work above and beyond the work described above
  • Minimum of two references
  • Proof of licensing and insurance

For additional information or to schedule an inspection of the property email call 907.545.2877

Proposals must be submitted via email to:


No later than 5 PM 10.28.22

2022 Native Village of Napaimute Annual Meeting – Virtual or In-Person?

We are currently planning for the 2022 Native Village of Napaimute Annual Meeting sometime in early December.


Before finalizing a date, the Council would like to know the preference of our tribal membership for the meeting:


  1. Do you prefer a virtual Zoom meeting?


  1. Do you prefer an in-person meeting?


Please email your preference to: napaimute@gci.net

Thank you.



Notice of Council Vacancy:

Seat C on the Napaimute Traditional Council (formerly held by Rachelle Rohde) has recently become vacant. This Seat has a 3-year term that expires in 2023.

Tribal Members 18 years of age and older that are interested in appointment to this seat for the remainder of the term must submit their Letters of Interest no later than 5 PM Alaska Standard Time, September 23, 2022.

Letters of Interest can be submitted by:

Email to: napaimute@gci.net


Regular mail to: Native Village of Napaimute, PO Box 1301, Bethel, Alaska 99559