Employment

109 W. First St
Portales, NM 88130
575.356.5307
 575.356.8307 (fax)dsc_2575bDebra Olds  Human Resources Administrator
Contact Human Resources with any questions at 575-356-5307.

Roosevelt County Open Positions

Roosevelt County is proud to partner with Workforce Connection to administer a thorough testing and selection process in its hiring procedures. You will be required to complete several WorkKeys assessments for any open position. Applicants will first need to register as a participant by visiting the Workforce Connection website, at https://www.jobs.state.nm.us/vosnet/Default.aspx, and then contact their local office to schedule a testing time.

PLEASE NOTE: You must make an appointment to test. 

Sheriff – Transport Officer/Court Monitor

Under limited supervision, transport detainees within the custody of Roosevelt County.Screen all persons entering District Court with the exception of Law Enforcement or its entities and maintain District Court room security. Citizen or legal resident of the United States who has reached twenty-one (21) years of age. High School Diploma or GED required. Must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s License. Previous law enforcement experience or reserve training preferred. Veterans preferred. Open until filled.

Maintenance Worker – Facilities Maintenance

Under limited supervision by the Maintenance Supervisor,  perform a variety of work as assigned in the general maintenance and repair of buildings, facilities, grounds and equipment. Perform related duties as assigned. Demonstrate strong ethical, professional, and service oriented customer service. Able to work varied shifts based on department needs. Previous experience preferred. High School diploma or GED required. Bi-lingual preferred. Veterans preferred. Open until filled.

Detention Officer Application

Under supervision, maintain a healthful and secure environment for the detainees housed in the Roosevelt County Detention Center in accordance with established policies, procedures, regulations, and all applicable laws. Able to work varied shifts based on department needs. Previous experience preferred. High School diploma or GED required. Bi-lingual preferred. Veterans preferred. Open until filled.

Detention – Officer PT

Under supervision, maintain a healthful and secure environment for the detainees housed in the Roosevelt County Detention Center in accordance with established policies, procedures, regulations, and all applicable laws. Able to work varied shifts based on department needs. Previous experience preferred. High School diploma or GED required. Bi-lingual preferred. Veterans preferred. Open until filled

Road – Equipment Operator I Full Time

Under limited supervision, assist the road department with maintenance and upkeep of county roads and equipment: including but not limited to cattle guard upkeep and repair, pothole repair, culvert installation and repair, traffic control, chip seal application and operating heavy equipment. High School Diploma or GED required. Must possess a valid Class A New Mexico Commercial Driver’s License OR be able to demonstrate proficiency in a minimum of one piece of heavy equipment as described under Essential Functions, or related equipment. Minimum one year experience in heavy equipment operation. Open until filled

Road – Equipment Operator I – Full Time/Temporary Position

Under limited supervision, assist the road department with maintenance and upkeep of county roads and equipment: including but not limited to cattle guard upkeep and repair, pothole repair, culvert installation and repair, traffic control, chip seal application and operating heavy equipment. High School Diploma or GED required. Must possess a valid Class A New Mexico Commercial Driver’s License OR be able to demonstrate proficiency in a minimum of one piece of heavy equipment as described under Essential Functions, or related equipment. Minimum one year experience in heavy equipment operation. Position is for nine (9) month duration. Open until filled