Office: 1712 N. Date, Suite D
Truth or Consequences, NM 87901
Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Monday through Friday

Current Employment Opportunities


―  Equipment Operator, Road Department ―


The Sierra County Board of Commissioners hereby gives public notice that applications are being accepted for a full-time Equipment Operator. Starting Salary is $15.41 per hour.

Benefits include participation in the Sierra County Health Insurance Program and Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA). Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check as required for all new Sierra County employees.

Applications and job descriptions may be downloaded below, or obtained in person from the Sierra County Administrative Office at 1712 N. Date, Suite D, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico 87901 and must be returned to same.

You may also download them in PDF form here:

General Application
Job Description

Applicants will be notified of date and time of interviews. Sierra County is an equal opportunity employer.


―  Appraiser, Assessor’s Office ―


The Sierra County Board of Commissioners hereby gives public notice that applications are being accepted for an APPRAISER in the Sierra County Assessor’s Office.

Benefits include participation in the Sierra County Health Insurance Program and Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA). Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check as required for all new Sierra County employees.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Applications and job descriptions may be downloaded below, or obtained in person from the Sierra County Administrative Office at 1712 N. Date, Suite D, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico 87901 and must be returned to same.

You may also download them in PDF form here:

General Application
Job Description

Applicants will be notified of date and time of interviews. Sierra County is an equal opportunity employer.


―  Full Time Detention Officer ―


Sierra County is currently accepting applications for a full-time Detention Officer position, in the Sierra County Detention Center. Salary is $15.41 per hour.

Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check as required for all new Sierra County employees. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Applications and job descriptions may be obtained in person from the Sierra County Administrative Office at 1712 N. Date, Suite D, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico 87901 and must be returned to same.

You may also download them in PDF form here:

General Application
Job Description

Applicants will be notified of date and time of interviews. Sierra County is an equal opportunity employer.


―  Certified Sheriff’s Deputy, Uncertified Deputy Cadet ―


Applications are being accepted for a fulltime Certified Sheriff’s Deputies or fulltime Uncertified Cadets in the Sierra County Sheriff’s Department.

New Mexico Law Enforcement Certification Preferred.

Benefits include participation in the Sierra County Health Insurance Program and Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA) and Retiree Health Care. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check as required for all new Sierra County employees.

Applications and job descriptions available at Sierra County Administrative Office at 855 Van Patten, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico 87901 and must be returned to same.

You may also download them in PDF form here:

General Application
Job Description

Applicants will be notified of date and time of interviews. Sierra County is an equal opportunity employer.