We are excited that you are interested in employment with Chaves County. Please read all instructions below to ensure that your application receives the consideration that it deserves.

Applications are screened based on the information provided on the application so please try to be as inclusive as possible. Answer each question fully and accurately.

For ADA Accommodations, please contact Human Resources at 575.624.6557

A separate application must be submitted for each job opening. Never use the notation “See Resume” on the application.

Application's accepted: Monday -Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. (close of business) of the closing date. Late applications will not be accepted. NO EXCEPTIONS.

  • Carefully read and follow all instructions on the application
  • Type or print as accurate or legible as possible. If written use black ink.
  • You may attach a resume in addition to the application.
  • Resumes received that are not accompanied by an application will not be accepted.
  • Applications are accepted only for posted positions.
  • Applicants must submit a separate application for each position.
  • Sign and date the application. We will not process an application without a signature.
  • The "Apply On-Line" process will be accepted and emailing an official County application form will be accepted, but a signature will be required if you are selected for an interview.
  • Applications will be accepted via fax, please sign the form.
  • Do not submit the application to any other department than Human Resources located in the Chaves County Administration Building #1 Saint Mary ' s Place, Roswell, NM 88203 or email to Human Resources a This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
Chaves County is a drug free employer. Post-offer drug testing is required for all positions as a condition of employment and depending on position applied for a post-offer physical may be required as well. Chaves County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Thank you for your interest in a position with Chaves County.

Chaves County participates with E-Verify. If you are hired for any position, federal law requires that you provide proof of your eligibility to work in the United States within 72 hours of your hire date. Failure to prove such eligibility will void the offer of employment.

NOTE: All applications become the property of Chaves County and available for public review under the New Mexico Inspection of Public Records Act.

For ADA Accommodations, please contact Human Resources at 575.624.6557

NOTE: Forms can be filled out online, printed out and mailed or delivered to our office, or printed out and filled in by hand and mailed or delivered. To fill them out online, Get Adobe Acrobat 8.0 or higher here!