Employment

109 W. First St
Portales, NM 88130
575.356.5307
  575.356.8307 (fax)
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. 

Detention Center Administrator Application

Supervise at the highest level all aspects of maintaining a healthful and secure environment for the detainees of the Roosevelt County Detention Center (RCDC) in accordance with established policies, procedures, regulations, and all applicable laws. Provide expert knowledge of corrections/detention to the County Manager. Previous experience required. High School diploma or GED required. Bi-lingual preferred. Veterans preferred. Open until filled.

Detention Officer Application

1 FT – 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. Bachelor or master’s defree preferred. High School diploma or GED required. Bi-lingual preferred. Veterans preferred. Open until filled.

ENMU Student Work Study – County Administration

Under supervision, assist County Manager (CM) with all aspects of administrative support.  Provide overall clerical and administrative support to the County Administration.  Duties include providing exceptional customer service, organizing special projects, assist with preparation for Commission Meetings, assisting the administrative staff, transcribing, writing and maintaining a high level of confidentiality. Must be a current ENMU student in good standing with Federal Work Study qualifications. High School diploma or GED required. Bi-lingual preferred. Veterans preferred.

ENMU Student Work Study – County Treasurer’s Office

Under supervision, assist Treasurer and Chief Deputy Treasurer with all aspects of clerical and administrative support. Duties include providing exceptional customer service, organizing special projects, transcribing, writing, and maintaining a high level of confidentiality. Must be a current ENMU student in good standing with Federal Work Study qualifications. High School diploma or GED required. Bi-lingual preferred. Veterans preferred.