Employment Opportunities

Clerk/Land Use Assistant

Part Time position. Duties of Clerk/Land Use Assistant to include but not limited to; filing and file maintenance, aiding in reports for meetings, customer service, receiving in applications for permitting, be able to learn and follow city code. Must be able to multitask, possess strong time management skills, record keeping skills, follow both oral and written directives, work independently and as a team, be willing to work directly with the public. This position will be under the direct supervision of the City Clerk/Land Use Administrator. Open until filled.

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Code Enforcement Officer– Animal Control Officer

Full-time (40hrs weekly) non-exempt position. Duties of Code Enforcement Officer and Animal Control Officer to include but not limited to; enforce a variety of municipal codes pertaining to planning & zoning, quality of life, animals, and general nuisance. Must be able to multitask, possess strong time management skills, record keeping skills, follow both oral and written directives, work independently, be willing to work directly with the public in confrontational situations. Apply at City Hall. Open until filled.


City Volunteers

Volunteers are an integral part of our community and its success. Therefore we are asking for letters of interest to serve on our Planning and Zoning Commission. Please address the letter to Mayor Mortensen and email them to cityclerk@cityofeb.com

We are always looking for more volunteers! Volunteer opportunities with the City include:

  • Joining Elephant Butte Fire & Rescue
  • City Event Staff
  • Trash Pickup Crews

You may contact the City Municipal Offices at 575-744-4892 to inquire about volunteer opportunities.