Job Opportunities

Torrance County is committed to providing equal opportunity employment to applicants and employees without regard to race, religion, creed, age, sex, height, weight, marital status, disability unrelated to an individual’s ability to perform adequately, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, or any other characteristic protected by law. Click Here

We conform to all the laws, statutes, and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action.  We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings.  We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 We prohibit Retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination.

Contact information

Representative: Annette Ortiz
Phone: (505) 544-4757 | Fax: (505) 384-5294 | Email

DO NOT submit a resume in lieu of completed application packet; read specifications and qualifications carefully. Pay close attention to pages that require NOTARIZED signatures.

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 Torrance County is accepting applications for a full-time 911 Dispatcher; Salary $22,464 - $25,272 DOE. Certified preferred. Minimum requirements: Must be 18 years or older, have a valid NM Driver’s License, High School Diploma or GED; no felony, domestic violence or DWI convictions.  Must pass pre-employment drug screen. Applications and job specifications may can be obtainedby clicking HERE or the County Manager’s Office, (505) 544-4757. Applications must be submitted to the County Manager’s Office, or mailed to PO Box 48 Estancia NM 87016. DO  NOT  submit a résumé  in lieu of completed application.

 

Deadline for application is 5:00 P.M. Thursday April 13, 2017
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Torrance County is accepting applications for a Part-time Records Clerk in the Sheriff’s Department.  19 hours or less per week; $10.50 per hour.

 Must be 18 years or older with a valid NM Driver’s License.  High School Diploma or GED required. Must pass pre-employment drug screen. Applications and job specifications can be obtained from the County Manager’s Office (505) 544-4757.

 

Deadline for application is Thursday April 13th, 2017 at 5 p.m.
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Torrance County is accepting applications for the position of a full-time Appraiser Apprentice in the Assessor’s Office; $10.00 per hour. The Appraiser Apprentice will shadow certified appraisers for a minimum of six months. After successful training and evaluation, Appraiser Apprentice will be assigned accounts. Qualifications are as follows: Must be 18 years or older with a valid NM Driver’s License.  High School Diploma or GED required. Two (2) years of full-time administrative and/or customer service work experience. Must complete International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO) course work which consists of four (4) classes. Must successfully complete the IAAO certification process to become a certified appraiser. Experience in agriculture practices, real estate, surveying methods preferred. Ability to understand and communicate in English. Bilingual preferred.

 

Application and detailed job specifications may be obtained from the Torrance County Manager’s Office, (505) 544-4757. DO NOT submit a resume in lieu of completed application.

 

Deadline for application is April 13th, 2017 at 5:00 P.M.
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In order to broaden our pool of qualified applicants, Torrance County is continuously accepting applications for the following position(s):

Torrance County is accepting applications for full-time Sheriff’s Deputies; Salary $31,200-35,360 DOE. Certified preferred. Minimum requirements are as follows: Must be 21 years or older, have a valid NM Driver’s License, high School Diploma or GED, no felony, domestic violence or DWI convictions.  Must be able to pass background check, physical agility test, and psychological exam.  Must be able to work shifts, weekends, and holidays.

 Applications and job specifications can be obtained by clicking HERE or the County Manager’s Office (505) 544-4757.

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Torrance County is accepting applications for part-time Float Clerk,  $9.00 per hour. Must be 18 years or older with a valid NM Driver’s License.  High School Diploma or GED required. The Float Clerk acts as a substitute office clerk when coverage is needed in any of the County Administrative Offices. Employee may be required to work 40 hours per week, or may work as little as 0 hours per week, as scheduling allows. Employee is not guaranteed to work consecutive days or hours. Applications and job specifications can be obtained from the County Manager’s Office, (505) 544-4757 or click HERE to download.

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Torrance County is accepting applications for the position of Part-time Kennel Assistant.  19 hours or less per week, $8.00 per hour. Must be 18 years or older with a valid NM Driver’s License.  High School Diploma or GED required. Applications and job specifications can be downloaded HERE or the County Manager’s Office 205 Ninth Street, Estancia NM (505) 544-4700. Torrance County will continuously accept applications for six (6) months, even after position is filled. Torrance County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

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Torrance County is accepting applications for a full-time 911 Dispatcher; Salary $22,464 - $25,272 DOE. Certified preferred. Minimum requirements: Must be 18 years or older, have a valid NM Driver’s License, High School Diploma or GED; no felony, domestic violence or DWI convictions. Applications and job specifications may can be obtained by clicking HERE or the County Manager’s Office, (505) 544-4757. Applications must be submitted to the County Manager’s Office, or mailed to PO Box 48 Estancia NM 87016. DO  NOT submit a résumé  in lieu of completed application.

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Torrance County is accepting applications for a Full-time Equipment Operator in the Road Department.  $10.00 per hour, CDL preferred. Must be 18 years or older with a valid NM Driver’s License.  High School Diploma or GED required. Must pass pre-employment drug screen. Applications and job specifications can be obtained from the County Manager’s Office (505) 544-4757 or downloaded HERE

DO  NOT submit a résumé  in lieu of completed application.