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

PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION (2 Volunteer Positions Open) 

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.
Who can apply? 
Candidates applying to serve on the Planning and Zoning Commission must either be Sunland Park residents or have a business within the city boundaries to be considered for appointment.

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

The City of Sunland 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.


POSTED:  City Clerk’s Office, Motor Vehicle Division, Public Health Office, Sunland Park Post Office, Sunland Park Library, Santa Teresa Post Office, Sunland Park Grocery, Mercedes Grocery and Carousel Convenience Store.

To apply, please submit an Employment Application, Letter of Interest, and Resume that includes three professional references to:

Gloria Y. Irigoyen
Human Resources Director/CMC
City of Sunland Park
1000 McNutt Road, Ste. A
Sunland Park, NM 88063 

Application available online Employment Application 
For more information, please contact Human Resources at (575)589-7565, ext. 1012.