The Hidalgo County Detention Center is now accepting applications for Detention Officer. This process is to fill vacancies for Detention Officer as they occur over a period of six months. All qualified, interviewed, and considered applicants will be kept on file for a period of six months.
Applications must be turned into the Hidalgo County Manager's office. The Manager's office will accept applications until the vacancies are filled. Applications and job description may be picked up at the County Manager's Office - 305 Pyramid Street, Lordsburg, NM or 0n-line at the “Contact Us” tab on this web site.
Applying for Employment
You must meet eligibility requirements for each position.
To fill application out manually:
Open the file
Fill out manually
Mail or take the application to the County
Address Change: 305 Pyramid Street
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If applicant checks the electronic signature checkbox in order to e-mail the application, proof of identification will be subsequently verified.
To use application digitally:
Right click on the link (Application)
Save Target As, Save Link As, or Save As to your computer
(You should rename the file as your name)
Open the file from your computer
Fill out all fields
Save the file
1. Attach the file to an e-mail to County Manager's Office
2. Print the saved application and mail or take to County