Description :

The Cibola County Sheriff’s Office is seeking a qualified applicant for the full-time position of Deputy Sheriff.

Salary Range & Benefits

  • Salary Range: 24/33; MIN $31,198 - $58,444
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Premium's: County pays 90%
  • Life Insurance: County provides a $50,000 employee life policy.
  • Retirement:  PERA Municipal Plan # 5, members are vested after earning five years of PERA credit. 


Minimum requirements are as follows:


  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must possess a High School Diploma or a certificate that is equivalent  and is recognized by the NM Public Education Department.
  • Must have a valid New Mexico driver’s license.
  • Police Certification preferred.  Must be able to obtain certification within one (1) year of employment. 
  • Uncertified must be willing and able to pass a 22-week course at the New Mexico Academy in Santa Fe.
  • Must be able to successfully pass a mandatory physical exam, psychological exam and drug screen test.
  • Must have no felony convictions (past or present) or be under indictment at the time of application.
  • Must be willing to give Cibola County Sheriffs Department at least (2) years of service after completion of Law Enforcement Academy.

Contact :

Applications may be obtained at the Cibola County Managers Office at 700 E Roosevelt, or the Cibola County Sheriff’s Office at 114 McBride during regular working hours (8:00 am-5:00 PM Monday thru Friday).  Position open until filled.  



          Cibola County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled