Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with Hidalgo County. Browse through the following to learn about available opportunities.

If you have any questions, please contact Miriam Jacquez at 575-542-9448 or by email at 


Hidalgo County desires to obtain the best possible employees and affords equal opportunities for employment to all. Hidalgo County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability.

The application *requires* that you submit the following:

  • Current, Official Driving Record
  • High School Diploma or GED Certificate and/or Official Transcripts
  • Signed and Notarized Release of Information
  • Please note that additional documents may be required for any application for law enforcement positions.

If you do not have a printer and/or scanner to print and upload these completed documents, please contact our office and we will be more than happy to assist you in this process.


The Hidalgo County Manager’s Office is currently accepting applications for one (1) full-time, Road Equipment Operator for the Road Department. Applicants may be eligible for benefits after 9 months. Two (2) years of equipment operation experience preferred.   Applications and complete job descriptions may be picked up at The Hidalgo County Manager’s Office – 305 Pyramid Street, Lordsburg, NM or print them here.

Status: Until Filled

Rate of Pay:

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 The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office is seeking applications for (2) FULL-TIME DEPUTIES.

Applications must be turned into the Hidalgo County Manager’s office. Applications and job description may be picked up at the County Manager’s Office, 305 Pyramid Street, Lordsburg, NM or click the link below to print.

Status: Unitl Filled

Rate of pay: 

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