The City of Sunland Park offers a competitive employee package that includes the following:

  • Medical, dental and vision to employees and their dependents
  • Basic Life
  • Retirement benefits through the New Mexico Public Employees Retirement Association
  • Deferred Compensation Program
  • Paid sick and annual leave
  • Paid holiday leave

Thank you for your interest to seek employment with the City of Sunland Park. The City is accepting applications for the following positions: 


All interested candidates will need to submit a complete application packet that contains the following:

1. Employment Application
2. Letter of Interest 
3. Resume containing at least three (3) professional references
4. Copies of degree(s) and/or relevant certifications

Packets may be submitted in person to Human Resources Office, 1000 McNutt Road, Sunland Park, NM 88063 or by email to Human Resources Director at   All positions will be open until filled if no deadline is specified.

For additional information, please call (575) 589-7565, ext. 1012


Pay Range:  $15.00-$17.86/hr.
Open until filled.

CUSTODIAN  (Part-time)  Job Description 
Pay Rate:  $9.64/hr.
Deadline to apply:  Open until filled

Pay Range:  $19.00-$28.00/hr.
Deadline to apply:  Open until filled


RECORDS CLERK  Job Description
Pay Rate:  $13.00/hr.
Deadline to apply:  Open until filled



The City of Sunland Park is seeking to appoint a new member to the Planning and Zoning Commission Board for a two (2) year term and is accepting applications from anyone interested in serving in this capacity.  

 What is the Planning & Zoning Commission?

 This board consists of seven (7) members.  Members are appointed by the Mayor with the consent of the City Council.  While most members are residents of the City of Sunland Park, two of the members may be non-residents from within the city’s urbanized territory or be a non-resident business owner within the city.

 What does the P&Z Commission do?

 The P&Z Commission’s function is to promote municipal planning, promulgate and enforce regulations governing the subdivision land within the platting and planning jurisdiction of the city to promote health, safety, moral or general welfare for the City of Sunland Park as allowed by State law.

 What is the term of office?

 The majority of members will serve a one-year term and the rest will be appointed for a two-year term.

 How often will the P&Z Commission meet?

 The P&Z Commission will meet at least once a month in accordance to the New Mexico Open Meetings Act and report to the City Council on a monthly basis.

To apply, please must submit a Letter of Interest and Resume.

Membership is open until filled.

For more information or to submit your information, please contact:

 Gloria Y. Irigoyen
Human Resources Director  
(575) 589-7565, ext. 1012

(1 Volunteer Position Available)

The City of Sun land Park is recruiting interested individuals to fill one position available for the Lodger’s Tax Advisory Board.

BACKGROUND.  The purpose of the law was to impose a tax which will be paid by persons using commercial lodging accommodations in the City of Sun land Park, NM.  The tax will provide revenues for the purpose of advertising, publicizing and promoting tourist-related facilities, attractions, transportation systems, etc.


  • The Advisory Board shall advise the mayor and the governing body related to expenditure of funds generated by the Lodger’s Tax for advertising, publicizing, and promoting tourist-related attractions, facilities and events in the municipality.
  • The five (5) member Advisory board shall serve at the pleasure of the Mayor.


  • The volunteer must be an owner or operator of and industry located within the municipality that primarily provides services or products to tourists.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.


Please submit a resume and a letter of interest to:
Gloria Y. Irigoyen
Human Resources Director 
Tel: (575) 589-7565, ext. 1012

The City of Sun land Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer, provides equal employment, and advances opportunities for all persons regardless of race, creed, sex, national origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other classification protected by law.


 South Central Solid Waste Authority (SCSWA) has the following positions available.  If you have any  questions pertaining to these job openings,  please contact (575) 528-3800.  




 Positions:                          JOB TITLE:                             Community Collection Station Attendant  

 CLOSING DATE:                  06/12/2020  11:59 PM MST

 SALARY:                               $11.5420  / Hour

 JOB TYPE:                            Full-time Regular

 LOCATION:                          2865 W. Amador Avenue, Las Cruces, NM 88005


JOB TITLE:                           Commercial Truck Driver (CHAPARRAL)

 CLOSING DATE:                  06/12/2020  11:59 PM MST

 SALARY:                               $14.7310  / Hour

 JOB TYPE:                            Full-time Regular

 LOCATION:                          2865 W. Amador Avenue,  Las Cruces, NM 88005

 JOB TITLE:                           Heavy Equipment Operator 

 CLOSING DATE:                  06/12/2020  11:59 PM MST

 SALARY:                               $14.7310  / Hour

 JOB TYPE:                             Full-time Regular

 LOCATION:                          2865 W. Amador Avenue    Las Cruces, NM 88005

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