Benefits

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: 


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM SPECIALIST (JOB DESCRIPTION) 

Starting Pay: $44,999

Minimum Qualification: 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. Two years professional experience in environmental regulatory compliance or environmental program management area. A combination of education, experience, and training in accordance with City policy; valid Driver License; must pass background check.

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 
gloria.irigoyen@sunlandpark-nm.gov 

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

SUNLAND PARK MUNICPAL COURT  
COURT CLERK (Full-Time)
 

Starting Pay: $10.00/hr.                                   

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: 

  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 

JOB DUTIES: 

  1. Assists public with questions and signing in for court hearing
  2. Answer phones and screen callers
  3. Enters citation into system; prepares court packets
  4. Prepares court docket; organizes and prepares case files prior to court hearings
  5. Creates payment plans according to court dispositions and judgements
  6. Attends court proceedings
  7. Filing Alphabetically
  8. Take payments as needed
  9. Close cases

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

Maria Rubio /  

Court Administrator 
City of Sunland Park
1000 McNutt Road, Sunland Park, NM 88063 
Email: maria.rubio@sunlandpark-nm.gov 

Application available online Employment Application 
For more information, please contact the Sunland Park Municipal Court at (575) 589-0709  

VOLUNTEER 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
Gloria.irigoyen@sunlandpark-nm.gov (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 
gloria.irigoyen@sunlandpark-nm.gov 

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

LODGER'S TAX ADVISORY BOARD (1 Volunteer Position Available) 
The City of Sunland 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 Sunland Park, NM.  The tax will provide revenues for the purpose of advertising, publicizing and promoting tourist-related facilities, attractions, transportation systems, etc.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • 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.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:

  • 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.

TO APPLY:   Please submit a resume and a letter of interest (not later than 5 p.m. March 29, 2019) to:

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
Gloria.irigoyen@sunlandpark-nm.gov (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.

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.