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

Current Employment Opportunities


―  County Manager ―


The Sierra County Board of Commissioners hereby gives public notice that applications are being accepted for a County Manager.

Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s degree and/or a Master’s Degree preferred in related areas of Business, Management, or Government. Government experience may be substituted for educational background. Must possess a valid driver’s license. Must have the ability to analyze data, develop and compose comprehensive reports as required. Must have the ability to communicate effectively in written and oral English.

Applications and job descriptions may be obtained in person from the Sierra County Administrative Office at 1712 N. Date, 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 Telecommunicator Trainee ―


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

Starting July 1, 2022, starting pay will be $15.00 an hour. After attending the NM Law Enforcement Academy and receiving your Dispatch Certification, pay goes to $16.50 an hour with an annual step pay increase.

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 1712 N. Date, 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 ―


Sierra County is currently accepting applications for a full-time Officer position, in the Sierra County Detention Center. Starting salary is $15.41 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 1712 N. Date 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

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