Employment Opportunities

City Treasurer/Finance Director

This is a full-time (40 hours per week) hourly position. The Treasurer/Finance Director shall be hired solely on qualifications. The City Treasurer/Finance Director is a management position that supervises the Utility Billing Department, Accounts Payable, & Payroll. The Treasurer also serves as the Certified Procurement Officer and handles all procurement matters for the City.
The successful candidate must have high energy, a willingness to learn, and the ability to achieve high standards of customer service. The position requires the ability to work on several projects and issues simultaneously. Previous experience working with a municipality or other local government entity is highly recommended. Must possess strong communication skills, both oral and written. The Treasurer/Finance Director must possess a financial background in, education, training and experience, including direct experience with using Tyler Software Programs.

The position will be responsible for:

  • Preparation of the annual City Budget as well as all financial reports as required.
  • Prepare and accept the collection of grants and other intergovernmental funding.
  • Have or obtain State of NM, Certified Procurement Official license within 6 months of initial employment.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Must be able to understand and interpret financial reports and audits.
  • Necessary reporting and duties as assigned.

You may contact the City Municipal Offices at 575-744-4892 to inquire a

Pre-Employment Requirements

  • May be requested to perform skills testing.
  • Drug tests will be required prior to employment offer.
  • Background check will be initiated before final employment offer.

Exemption Status: Exempt
Salary: Depending on qualifications, education, and training in related fields.

Please submit resumes to:

City of Elephant Butte
Attn: Treasurer Position
PO Box 1080
Elephant Butte, NM 87935

Contact: Janet Porter-Carrejo 575-744-4892

Position will remain open until filled.

To download the Notice of Employment for City Treasurer please click here.

To download job application click here.

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.