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Office: 855 Van Patten
Truth or Consequences, NM 87901
Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Monday through Friday

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES


―  Full-Time Telecommunicator Trainee, Dispatch ―


Sierra County Regional Dispatch Authority (SCRDA) 911 Dispatch is accepting applications for a Full-Time Tele communicator Trainee. MUST be able to do shift work, handle stressful situations involving life and property while under pressure. Starting pay $12.36 an hour.

After successful completion of the NM Law Enforcement Academy and 4 other certifications, pay will increase to $13.86 an hour.

Benefits include participation in the Sierra County Health Insurance Program and Public Employees Retirement Association of New Mexico (PERA).

Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check as required for all new employees.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Applications and job descriptions may be obtained in person from the Sierra County Administrative Office at 855 Van Patten, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico 87901 and must be returned to same.

Sierra County and Sierra County Regional Dispatch Authority is an equal opportunity employer.

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.


―  Clerk I, Casual, Treasurer’s Office ―


The Sierra County Board of County Commissioners is currently accepting applications for a casual Clerk I position in the Sierra County Treasurer’s Office. Salary is $11.50 hourly.

This is a casual position with no benefits associated working 20-60 hours per year during busy tax payment times or as a substitute for absent, regular employees. Duties include, but not limited to, processing payments, working with customers, answering phones and assisting office staff with daily tasks, as needed.

Applications will be accepted until job is filled.

Applications and job descriptions may be obtained in person from the 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.


―  Detention Officer ―


The Sierra County Board of Commissioners is currently accepting applications for a full-time Officer position, in the Sierra County Detention Center. Salary is $13.98 hourly.

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 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.


―  Grader Patrol Operator/Foreman ―


Department: Road/Landfill

The Sierra County Board of Commissioners hereby gives public notice that applications are being accepted for a full-time Equipment Operator. Starting Salary is $15.57 – $22.67 DOE.

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 obtained in person from the 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.


―  Clerk I, Assessor’s Office ―


The Sierra County Board of County Commissioners is currently accepting applications for a Clerk I position in the Sierra County Assessor’s Office. Pay rate starts at $10.60.

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 has been filled.

Applications and job descriptions may be obtained in person from the 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.


―  Chief Deputy, Assessor’s Office ―


The Sierra County Board of Commissioners hereby gives public notice that applications are being accepted for a Chief Deputy in the Sierra County Assessor’s Office. Pay is $24.94 per hour salary.

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 obtained in person from the 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.


―  Part-time DWI Clerk ―


The Sierra County Board of Commissioners hereby gives public notice that applications are being accepted for the position of part-time Clerk at the DWI Program. Salary is $12.98 per hour without benefits. Applicant cannot work more than nineteen (19) hours per week.

Successful applicant must pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check as required for all new Sierra County employees.

Position will remain open until filled.

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 Officers & Casual Detention Officers ―


The Sierra County Board of Commissioners are currently accepting applications for full-time Detention Officer
position(s), and Casual Detention Officer position(s), in the Sierra County Detention Center. Salary is $12.98 hourly.

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 from the Sierra County Administrative Office at 855 Van Patten Street, 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: Detention Officer
Job Description: Casual Detention Officer

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