Human Resources

The Human Resources Bureau serves as the liaisons between NMCD management, staff, State Personnel and the Department of Finance and Administration. The Bureau coordinates and provides guidance and oversight to the HR staff statewide for all payroll, recruitment, and personnel actions in accordance with established state and federal guidelines, agency policies and procedures and the Collective Bargaining Agree (CBA) between the State and American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME). The Bureau uses the Statewide Human Resource, Accounting and Reporting (SHARE) for payroll and benefit processing and In-Time Reporting systems to maintain management information on the NMCD workforce.

  • The New Mexico Corrections Department often has positions for legal, financial and administrative professionals. This includes attorneys, accountants, behavioral health therapists, information technology personnel, human resource analysts, purchasing agents, criminal investigators, STIU, classification officers, educators and administration and clerical personnel. Many of these classifications are required at offices or institutions throughout the state. All applicants offered employment must undergo a security background check.
  • NMCD lists recruitment’s through the NM State Personnel Office at www.spo.state.nm.us 
  • If you are interested in Correction Officer and Probation and Parole Officer positions click for details Recruiting 
  • For Employment Verifications, please contact the HR at the prison facility directly or a Payroll Specialist 
Brenda Pohl

Brenda Pohl

HR Bureau Chief

Office: 505.469.2807  

Related Links

Recruiting

Careers & Employment

New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions

State Personnel Office

New Mexico Corrections Department Job Postings

Policies for Staff, Contractors, and Volunteers

Employee PREA Background Check