The City of Sunland Park is now accepting applications for the following positions:

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Economic Development Specialist

Starting Pay: $40,000
Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in economic development, urban or regional planning, business or public administration, economics, or related field.
  2. Two (2) years related professional level experience.  A combination of education, experience and training will be applied in accordance with City of Sunland Park Policy
  3. Valid Driver's License
  4. Must pass background check.

Deadline to Apply: OPEN UNTIL FILLED “Note:  This position is funded for only one fiscal year.”

 Environmental Program Specialist

Starting Pay: $44,999
Minimum Qualification:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in environmental planning, environmental science or environmental studies; geography; natural science; physical science; civil, environmental or geological engineering; planning; public policy studies or public administration; landscape architecture; urban planning or urban studies; economics or business administration.
  2. Two years professional experience in environmental regulatory compliance or environmental program management area. A combination of education, experience, and training may be applied in accordance with City of Sunland Park policy.
  3. Valid Driver's License
  4. Must pass background check.

 Deadline to Apply: OPEN UNTIL FILLED 

 Building Inspector
Starting Pay: $40,000
Minimum Qualifications: 

  1. Associates degree in construction technology or equivalent
  2. Four years of experience in general construction and related fields; or
  3. Any equivalent combination of educational and experience.
  4. General Construction Building Inspectors certification
  5. Bilingual in English and Spanish, preferred
  6. Valid Driver's License
  7. Must pass background check.

 Deadline to Apply: OPEN UNTIL FILLED“Note:  This position is funded for only one fiscal year.” 

To Apply: 

To apply for a job with the CITY OF SUNLAND PARK, you must submit the following packet:

To view openings, see Job Opportunities link:

  • Job openings are updated weekly and deadlines for submitting applications are included in the postings.
  • Job application packets are accepted by email, hand delivery or by fax to the Human Resources Department.
  • Incomplete application packets will not be considered.
  • If you have any questions with regards to the application process, please contact Gloria Y. Irigoyen by phone at
  • (575) 589-7565 or email at gloria.irigoyen@sunlandpark-nm.gov.

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

  • 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