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Employment applications for positions at the City of Belen are available on line.

These forms are available in Adobe format and can be download and printed to be completed by hand or filled out on line and printed. To apply for any of the open positions listed here, follow these instructions:

  1. Click the button on the left to open the Employment Application.
  2. Fill it out and save it to your computer.
  3. At the top of the first page of the application is a "Print" button. Upon completion, print the application and sign it.
  4. The application MUST be submitted in person or by mail. FAXES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Submit an application ONLY for open positions by the deadline shown with each opening. Applications for Police, Fire and Rescue follow a different process. Visit those respective sites for instructions on how to apply for positions there.


City of Belen
100 S. Main St.
Belen, NM 87002


Human Resources Manager
Phone: 505-966-2741
Fax: 505-966-2741

Print Application Here


Monday - Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

The City of Belen is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Positions Available

Recreation Coordinator

THE CITY OF BELEN is accepting applications for:


Recreation Coordinator

Minimal Pay: $11.64


SUMMARY OF DUTIES:  Performs a variety of general administrative and technical duties as needed: to coordinate the day-to-day operation of one or more city recreation programs.




  • (3) Three years of recreation program administration, physical education teaching, coaching, or related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience or a combination thereof;
  • Certification as a leisure professional required (CLA).  Must obtain certification as leisure professional within 1 year of hire.
  • Working knowledge of the methods and techniques of developing and operating recreation programs; of the philosophy and objectives of community recreation programming; team sports mamagement; community and public relations; rules and regulations of a variety of sports and comprehensive community recreation program;
  • Must have exceptional people skills at all social levels;
  • Working knowledge of the operation of personal computers and various software applications including spreadsheets, and social networking;
  • Good oral and written communication skills;
  • Able to work flexible hours, days and holidays;
  • Organizational skills a must;
  • Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with co-workers, supervisors, and other City personnel and the public;
  • Ability to work independently and to complete daily activities according to work schedule with minimal supervision;
  • Valid New Mexico’s drivers license is required;
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish) preferred but not required;
  • Able to pass initial drug and alcohol testing and subsequent random annual drug testing


Applications and job description available at the City of Belen, 100 South Main, Belen, NM 87002 or on the City website - http://www.belen-nm.gov


APPLICATION DEADLINE:  4:30pm – Friday, March 09, 2018


City of Belen Disclaimer:

The City of Belen is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace Employer.

All final candidates are subject to a pre-employment drug test, and employment background check.


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