We’re Hiring: Laborer/Certified Operator Water Department

The City of Belen is accepting applications for a full-time Laborer or Certified Operator in our Water Department. The starting annual salary is $31,200 – $37,440 ($15 – $18/hr). The hourly rate will depend on Water Level certification.


  • High School diploma or GED
  • A valid New Mexico driver’s license
  • Willing to obtain Water Level I/Waste Water Level I certification within 18 months of hire if not already certified
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check

A full benefits package including retirement, healthcare, and more is offered to full-time employees.

View the full job description and apply online at https://www.belen-nm.gov/departments/human-resources/employment-opportunities/

Please attach resume, diploma, degree, and any certifications to your application. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, November 22, 2023 by 5pm.