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: 


POLICE OFFICER    Job Description            

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

The City of Sunland Park is now accepting applications for CERTIFIED POLICE OFFICER.  Applicants who have applied within the last six (6) months do not need to re-apply.

Applicants must be:

1. Have law enforcement certification.
2. Good standing with New Mexico Department of Public Safety.
3. Valid Driver’s License.
4. Must complete a comprehensive back ground check.

 To apply, please submit the following:

  1. Employment Application
  2. Letter of Interest
  3. Resume including three (3) professional references
  4. Copy of the Law enforcement Certification

Submit complete application packet to Human Resources at 1000 McNutt Road, Sunland Park,NM 88063.  For more information, please contact Human Resources DIrector at (575)589-7565, x 1012 or by email at

Applications packets may be submitted in person or by email.

 Position open until filled.


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.  




 Positions:                       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

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