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513 Williams Ave.
P.O. Box 166
Estancia, NM 87016

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The Town of Estancia 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

Full-time Animal Control/P&Z Code Enforcement Officer

The Town of Estancia is accepting applications for a Full-time Animal Control /Planning & Zoning Code Enforcement Officer at $16.00 an hour. This position will consist of Animal Control and Planning & Zoning Duties. Applicants must have a valid New Mexico driver’s license, a good driving record, high school diploma or GED, good clerical, computer, communications, and people skills.  Must be able to pass a background clearance check. Must reside within 30 miles of town limits with a maximum of a 45 minute response time.  This person will respond to animal complaints as well as P&Z Code Enforcement requests and complaints within the town.  Must possess a basic understanding of basic animal behavior and be able to help set up the Animal Control facility prior to accepting any animals. Must be or become certified as a Flood Plain Manager as defined and certified by the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). If not certified when employed, the Officer will be required to obtain certification within two years of the date of employment. This position will remain open until filled.  Applications and complete job qualification requirements may be picked up at the Town of Estancia, 513 Williams Av. Estancia, NM. The Town of Estancia is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Town of Estancia Deputy Clerk

The Town of Estancia is seeking to hire a Deputy Clerk

Desired minimum qualifications – Graduation from an accredited four year college or university with a degree in public administration, business management or closely related field, or a minimum of three years’ experience in government administration.  Considerable knowledge of modern policies and practices of public administration, municipal finance, public works, and community development.  Skill in assisting in the preparation and administration of municipal budgets and payroll.  Ability to prepare and analyze comprehensive reports, ability to carry our assigned projects to their completion, ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.  Ability to speak Spanish is preferable.  Must be willing to participate in Municipal Clerk’s Certification Program.  Starting salary is $20.98/hr. A complete job description is available by contacting the Town of Estancia, 513 Williams Avenue, Estancia, NM  87016, 505-384-2708.  The Town of Estancia is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and this position will remain open until filled.

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Police Officer

The Town of Estancia is accepting applications for the position of police officer. Applicants must be New Mexico certified or qualify for the certification-by-waiver process.  Desired minimum qualifications: High School Diploma or GED Equivalent, previous law enforcement experience or training; a valid New Mexico Driver’s License, and valid and current certification by the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy.  Must reside within 60 miles or 90 minutes response time from the municipality of Estancia.  Starting pay is $23.00 per hour. Benefits include: take home car program, PERA Retirement, medical, dental, vision insurance. Complete job description and application available at Town Hall at 513 Williams, Estancia NM, 505-384-2709 or email:  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  The Town of Estancia reserves the right to reject any and all applications. Town of Estancia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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