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 four months. All qualified, interviewed, and considered applicants will be kept on file for a period of four months.

Applications must be turned into the Hidalgo County Managers office.  The Manager’s office will accept applications until the vacancies are filled.  Applications and job description may be picked up at The Hidalgo County Manager’s Office – 305 Pyramid Street, Lordsburg, NM or visit www.hidalgocounty.org. Hidalgo County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 8/8/16



The Hidalgo County Central Dispatch Center is accepting applications for Full Time Dispatcher Position.  Applications may be picked up and returned to the Hidalgo County – County Managers Office at 305 Pyramid Street Monday thru Friday from 8am to 5pm.  Applications may also be obtained and completed on-line at hidalgocounty.org website.  Applicants must be able to operate multiple phone lines, multiple radio frequencies, proficient with computers, have proficient typing skills and the ability to multi task is a priority.  Applicant must be able to work shift work.  The applications will be accepted until November 17th, 2016 at 5pm.  Hidalgo County is an equal opportunity employer.   





Position Title:  Part Time Surveillance Officer

Posted:  9/29/16 @ 8:00 am, Closes: When position is filled

Letter of Interest and Resume are preferred but not required.    

Salaried(Y/N) : N

Salary Range: $18.00 hourly  

Shift:  up to 12 hours a week

Location:  Public schools, the participant’s home, and the JPO office.

Department: Juvenile Justice Continuum of Services

Program: Surveillance Program

Supervisor: Chief JPPO, 6th Judicial District JPPO Office


See more information about this in the Job Description.

Applying for Employment

You must meet eligibility requirements for each position.

County Application


  County Employment Application

To fill application out manually:

     Open the file
     Fill out manually
     Mail or take the application to the County
          Manager's Office

Address Change: 305 Pyramid Street


County Application - Fill in Electronically PDF

Fill in Electronically DOC

NOTE: In 1999, the EU passed the “EU Directive for Electronic Signatures” and on June 30, 2000, President Clinton signed into law the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act (ESIGN), which made signed electronic contracts and documents as legally binding as a paper-based contract. Today, digital signature solutions (standard electronic signature) carry recognized legal significance, allowing organizations to comply with regulations worldwide. Source

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
           Manager's Office

                    Collective Bargaining

To view the collective bargaining agreement, click on the link below.