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:

Lorenzo Carrillo,
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

Risk Manager/Safety Specialist

Minimal Pay: $14.85 (Negotiable - within grade range)

SUMMARY OF DUTIES:  This position is under the direct supervision of the Human Resources Manager.  As Specialist, performs risk management and safety administrative oversight and document processing.  Plans, developments, implements and evaluates safety policies and procedures governing work activities of each department.  Incumbent assumes overall risk and safety management responsibilities to include; minimize and coordinate employee Worker’s Compensation injuries, Investigates accidents/incidents, vehicle/building inspections, documents discipline, employee safety training and workers compensation management processing, with the ability to perform work in a busy multi-tasked office environment.  This position normally works 40 hours per week Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., and must be available to work evenings, weekends and holidays when required.


  • One (1) year experience in the management of state or municipal community services to include OSHA, Risk Management and Workmen’s Compensation.
  • One (1) year working in an office environment.
  • Associates degree in a related management field.  Experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Ability to plan, implement administrative and technical functions.
  • Ability to develop and implement safety policies and procedures.
  • Able to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing with persons of all ages, varied socio-economic status, city supervisors, other local agencies and the general public.
  • Knowledge in the operation of a personal computer using appropriate hardware and software.  Data entry, report processing and data presentation skills a must.
  • Experience in the management OSHA requirements, Workers Compensation, staff safety development and preparation.
  • Bi-lingual skills (Spanish) preferred, but not required.
  • Possess a valid NM Drivers license.
  • Ability to successfully complete background screening and drug testing to include annual random drug screening.

Applications and job description available at the City of Belen, 100 South Main, Belen, NM 87002 or on the City website -

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  4:30pm – Friday, February 12, 2016

The City of Belen is an Equal Opportunity Employer