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


CITY MANAGER Job Description

Pay range:  $85,900 -  $121,600
FIRE CHIEF  Job Description
Pay range:  $53,700 - $83,300
Pay range:  $31,000 - $43,400 
CITY PLANNER  Job Description
Pay range:  $38,600 - $56,300
Pay range:  $27,800 - $38,000

PURCHASING AGENT  Job description
Pay range:  $34,600 - 49,400 


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) 528-3800.  





 JOB TITLE:                  Heavy Equipment Operator (Chaparral)

CLOSING DATE:           02/14/2020  11:59 PM MST

SALARY:                       $14.7310 / Hour

JOB TYPE:                    Full-time Regular

LOCATION:                 180 McCombs Rd, Chaparral, NM 88081


 JOB TITLE:                  Recycling Education & Outreach Coordinator

CLOSING DATE:           01/31/2020  11:59 PM MST

SALARY:                       $18.80 / Hour

JOB TYPE:                    Full-time Regular

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

JOB TITLE:                   Landfill Manager- Corralitos Landfill

CLOSING DATE:         02/21/2020  11:59 PM MST

SALARY:                       $35.4529 - $44.3161 / Hour

JOB TYPE:                   Full-time Regular

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

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