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: Police Officers

who want to make a difference in the community. Generous fringe benefit package.


  • Able to pass physical fitness, written, oral, medical, psychological, background & pre-employment tests;
  • US citizen, 21 Yrs. or older, HS diploma or GED;
  • No criminal hist. or adverse driving record;
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule
  • If uncertified, willing to become certified within one year from date of hire.

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

The City of Belen is accepting applications for:  STREET OPERATOR II
Minimum Wage: $10.00 (Increase with CDL)


*US citizen, 18 Yrs or older;
*School Diploma or GED plus one year additional in education in vocational field;
*At least (1) one year experience street work experience and road equipment operation to include grader, front-end loader, sweeper, water truck, etc.;
*Able to meet departmental physical standards and pass drug and alcohol test
*Ability to work and effectively communicate with public, employees and elected Officials;
*Valid New Mexico’s driver’s license required; CDL a definite plus
*Able to perform work functions with limited supervision
*Not convicted of Felony or Crime of Moral Turpitude
*Must be able to work flexible schedule, which may include weekends and evenings.
*Other duties as assigned.

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