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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.

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.

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.

Jobs List

Emergency Manager

Torrance County is accepting applications for one (1) full-time Emergency Manager: Salary $34,056. Minimum requirements: Must be 18 years or older, have a valid NM Driver’s License,  Bachelor’s degree from accredited college/university in emergency management, planning, communications, emergency services, business/public administration or related field. Able to obtain required Federal Emergency Management Agency or State of New Mexico Certifications as an Emergency Manager within one (1) year of hire. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background. A full benefits package is offered to full-time employees. Applications and job specifications may be obtained from www.torrancecountynm.org or the County Manager’s Office, (505) 544-4706. 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.

Application Packet Download
PDF Icon Emergency Manager Application Packet (PDF)
Application Deadline
February 28, 2019
County Attorney

Torrance County is accepting applications for one (1) full-time County Attorney: Salary DOE. Minimum requirements: Must be 18 years or older, have a valid NM Driver’s License, A Juris Doctor degree from an American Bar Association accredited law school and admission to the New Mexico and Federal bar.  Three (3) years of progressively related legal experience in a local government environment or its equivalent preferred. Experience dealing with the New Mexico Human Relations Act and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background. A full benefits package is offered to full-time employees. Applications and job specifications may be obtained from www.torrancecountynm.org or the County Manager’s Office, (505) 544-4706. 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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PDF Icon County Attorney Application Packet (PDF)
Application Deadline
February 21, 2019
Transport Deputy

Torrance County Sheriff’s office is accepting applications for two (2) full-time Transport Deputies; Salary $33,800 at $16.25/hr. Minimum requirements: Must have general knowledge of security management and safety practices, Must be 18 years or older, have a valid NM Driver’s License, High School Diploma or GED; no felony, misdemeanor, domestic violence or DWI convictions.  Must pass pre-employment drug screen. Applications and job specifications may be obtained from the Torrance County website or the County Manager’s Office, (505) 544-4706. Applications must be submitted to the Human Resources Director at the County Manager’s Office

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PDF Icon Transport Deputy Application Packet (PDF)
Application Deadline
Positions will remain open until filled
Dispatcher

Torrance County is accepting applications for one (1) full-time 911 Dispatcher and one (1) part-time 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 must be submitted to the County Manager’s Office, or mailed to PO Box 48 Estancia NM 87016. Benefits package available for full-time employees.

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PDF Icon Dispatcher Application Packet (PDF)
Application Deadline
Positions will remain open until filled
Equipment Operator

Torrance County is accepting applications for Full-time Equipment Operators in the Road Department. $12.00 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. Benefits package available for full-time employees. Applications must be submitted to the County Manager’s Office, or mailed to PO Box 48 Estancia NM 87016.

Application Packet Download
PDF Icon Equipment Operator Application Packet (PDF)
Application Deadline
To broaden our pool of applicants, Torrance County is continuously accepting applications for Equipment Operator
Animal Control Officer

Torrance County Animal Services Department is accepting applications for (1) Full-time Animal Control Officer.  $10.00 - $12.00 per hour DOE. Must be 18 years or older with a valid NM Driver’s License.  High School Diploma or GED required. As an animal control officer, one must be able to work holidays, weekends, and answer callouts. A full benefits package is offered to full-time employees. Applications and job specifications can be downloaded or obtained from the County Manager’s Office 205 Ninth Street, Estancia NM (505) 544-4706.

 

Application Deadline
To broaden our pool of appliants, Torrance County is continuously accepting applications for Animal Control Officer
Sheriff Deputy

Torrance County is accepting applications for a full-time Sheriff’s Deputy; Salary $33,800-$37,960 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. Benefits package available for full-time employees. Applications must be submitted to the County Manager’s Office, or mailed to PO Box 48 Estancia NM 87016.

Application Packet Download
PDF Icon Sheriff Deputy Application Packet (PDF)
Application Deadline
To broaden our pool of applicants, Torrance County is continuously accepting applications for Sheriff Deputy.
Clerical Float

Torrance County is accepting applications for part-time Float Clerks, $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. Must pass pre-employment drug screen. Applications must be submitted to the County Manager’s Office, or mailed to PO Box 48 Estancia NM 87016.

Application Packet Download
PDF Icon Clerical Float Application Packet (PDF)
Application Deadline
To broaden our pool of applicants, Torrance County is continuously accepting applications for Clerical Float

Contact

 

Kristin Oliver
Human Resources Director
koliver@tcnm.us

Phone: (505) 544-4706
Fax: (505) 384-5294

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