Human Resources & Job Opportunities

NMDA Staff photographed from drone

Are you looking for a new job? Ready to take the next step in your career? New Mexico Department of Agriculture may have the job that’s right for you.

Staff Opportunities

Natural Resource Policy/Planning Analyst, Sr. Join our Agricultural Programs and Resources team as a Natural Resource Policy/Planning Analyst, Senior in the Northeastern New Mexico area. Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a related field and 5 years of professional experience directly related to the standard duties. Deadline to apply: April 22, 2019.

NMDA Inspector, Intermediate Join our Entomology and Nursery Industries Inspection team as an Inspector, Intermediate in the Southeast New Mexico area (Chaves, Lea, Curry counties). Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a related field and 3 years directly related experience. This position may be underfilled as an NMDA Inspector, Associate on a career development plan if unable to fill at the NMDA Inspector, Intermediate. Minimum requirements for the associate level: Bachelor’s degree in related field, no previous work experience. Any equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience as approved by Human Resource Services may be used to meet the minimum requirements. Deadline to apply: April 25, 2019.

Student Employment Opportunities

There are currently no student job openings available.

If you have specific questions about positions at New Mexico Department of Agriculture, or can’t find the information you are trying to locate, please contact NMDA Human Resources at (575) 646-7523 or send us an email. Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at the New Mexico Department of Agriculture.


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