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.

Contact information

Representative: Annette Ortiz
Phone: (505) 246-4757 | 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 two (2) Full-time Equipment Operators 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) 246-4757 or downloaded HERE Deadline for application is Thursday May 5th, 2016 at 5:00 P.M.

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The Office of the Torrance County Manager is accepting applications for a full-time Executive Assistant; $11 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. Three years of directly related experience in general office or public administration required.

Consideration will be givenforapplicantswithparticularindicatorssuchas:

  • Background in human resource or personnel procedures.
  • Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices; knowledge of governmental functions and procedures preferred.
  • Knowledge of accounting and finance procedures and standards. 
  • Ability to operate standard office equipment including computer, fax and postage machine.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written English. Bilingual preferred.
  • Ability to interact professionally with the public, supervisors and other co-workers.

 

Applications and job specifications can be obtained from the County Manager’s Office, (505) 246-4757 or click HERE to download

Deadline for application is Thursday May 12th, 2016 at 5:00 P.M.

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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) 246-4757.

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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 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) 246-4757 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) 246-4752. 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) 246-4757. 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.