Human Resources & Job Opportunities


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NMDA 2019 Staff

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

State Chemist, Join our NMDA Laboratory Division as State Chemist in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a related field, and Five (5) years of professional experience directly related to the standard duties as outlined. Deadline to apply: February 28, 2021.

Accountant Intermediate, Join our NMDA Business Support Services Team as an Accountant Intermediate in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, and One (1) year of professional experience directly related to the standard duties as outlined.  Equivalency:  Bachelor’s degree and successful completion of at least 12 credit hours of Accounting (ACCT) course work and one (1) year of professional experience directly related to the standard duties as outlined.  Deadline to apply: February 25, 2021.

NMDA Regulatory Clerk Join our Entomology & Nursery Industries team as a NMDA Regulatory Clerk in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Minimum requirements: High school diploma or GED certificate and Five (5) years’ experience related to the standard duties as outlined. Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience as approved by Human Resource Services may be used to meet the minimum requirements. Completion of post-secondary degree or certificate may substitute for years of experience. Deadline to apply: March 1, 2021.

NMDA Inspector, Intermediate Join our Feed Seed and Fertilizer team as an Inspector Intermediate in the Northeast New Mexico area (Curry County).  Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a related field and 3 years directly related experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience as approved by Human Resource Services.  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: March 12, 2021

Student Employment Opportunities

There are currently no student positions posted. Thank you.

 

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.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION

New Mexico State University, in compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, retaliation, serious medical condition, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, spousal affiliation, or protected veteran status in its programs and activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs and activities. Inquiries may be directed to the Executive Director, Title IX and Section 504 Coordinator, Office of Institutional Equity, P.O. Box 30001, 1130 E. University Avenue, Las Cruces, NM 88003; 575-646-3635; equity@nmsu.edu.

NMSU is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. To request an accommodation, please contact the Office of Institutional Equity, O’Loughlin House, 1130 E. University Avenue, Las Cruces, NM 88003; 575-646-3635 or equity@nmsu.edu . One week advance notice is appreciated. To request this document in an alternate form, please contact the NMDA HR Coordinator, PO Box 30001 MSC 3189, 3190 S. Espina, Las Cruces, NM 88003; 575-646-7523; nmdahr@nmda.nmsu.edu. (8/2017 version)