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

POLICE OFFICER    Job Description            

Pay range:  $15.00 - $17.86/hr.
(2 Positions available)

CITY MANAGER Job Description

Pay range:  $85,900 -  $121,600
FIRE CHIEF  Job Description
Pay range:  $53,700 - $83,300
Pay range:  $43,100 - $64,200
CITY PLANNER  Job Description 
Pay range:  $38,600 - $56,300
Pay range:  $31,100 - $43,400

COURT CLERK     Job Description              
Starting Pay:  $10.00/hr
(1 PT position available)

Will assists public with questions and signing in for court hearing; answer phones and screen callers; enters citation into system; prepares court packets; prepares court docket; organizes and prepares case files prior to court hearings; creates payment plans according to court dispositions and judgments; attends court proceedings; filing Alphabetically; take payments as needed; close cases and perform other duties as assigned by Court Administrator or Municipal Judge.


  1. High School Diploma or GED
  2. Six (6) months experience in skilled office clerical tasks
  3. Knowledge of the court system and legal terminology
  4. Bilingual in English and Spanish
  5. Requires a typing rate of 45 words per minute
  6. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  7. Ability to greet the general public with a helpful and positive attitude

To apply, please submit the following:

May submit application in person at the Municipal Court, 1000 McNutt Road Ste. F, Sunland Park, NM or by email to:

DEADLINE TO APPLY:  Open until filled


LODGER'S TAX ADVISORY BOARD (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) is now hiring for the following positions in the Las Cruces and Chaparral areas.  If you have any questions pertaining to these job openings, please call (575) 528-8068.  









 IT Technician

Job Title:

IT Technician

Closing Date:

12/06/2019 11:59 PM MST


$19.23 - $28.85 / Hour

Job Type:

Full-time Regular


2865 W. Amador, Las Cruces, NM 88005




Transfer Station Attendant (Chaparral)

Job Title:

Transfer Station Attendant/ Laborer

Closing Date:

12/06/2019 11:59 PM MST


$11.54 / Hour

Job Type:

Full-time Regular


180 McCombs Rd, Chaparral, NM 88081

Recycling Education & Outreach Coordinator

Job Title:  Recycling Education & Outreach Coordinator
 Closing Date:  1/31/2020 11:59 PM MST
 Salary:  $18.80 / Hour
 Job Type:  Full-Time Regular
 Location:  2865 W. Amador, Las Cruces, NM 88005

Landfill Manager - Corralitos Landfill

 Job Title:  Landfill Manager - Corralitos Landfill
 Closing Date:  2/21/2020 11:59 PM MST
 Salary:  $35.4529 - $44.3161 / Hour
 Job Type:  Full-Time Regular
 Location:  2865 W. Amador, Las Cruces, NM 88005

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