City of Belen, The Hub City

Employment Opportunities

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.

Employment Application
Volunteer Waiver Form
City of Belen

To submit an application or for more information about a job posting contact:

Mary Lucy Baca,
Phone:(505) 966-2741

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Belen City Hall, 100 Main St., Belen, NM 87002

The City of Belen is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Position available:

The City of Belen is accepting applications for:  Administrative Assistant to the City Manager

Minimal Pay: $10.50

SUMMARY OF DUTIES: Perform administrative clerical duties according to City Manager’s instruction.


v Graduation from high school or GED;
v (1) One year experience in professional management office setting;
v Excellent oral and written communication skills;
v Ability to professionally work with City Manager unscheduled citizens
v Knowledge of office equipment, materials and supplies and applicable safety precautions;
v Attention to detail a must;
v Knowledge of water rights processes preferred
v Knowledge of municipal funding processes preferred
v Knowledge of computer software applications (Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Publisher etc.);
v Ability to answer telephone using professional telephone etiquette;
v Ability to maintain strict confidentiality in all matters.
v Valid New Mexico’s drivers license required;
v Bilingual preferred
v Able to successfully complete drug testing.

Applications and job description available at the City of Belen Human Resources Dept., 100 South Main, Belen, NM 87002 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  5:00PM, Thursday, August 1, 2014