Work at CYFD


Come work with us!


Making a career choice is exciting.

A career with the Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) can be a positive, life-changing experience for you and the children and families who need our help!


Improve the quality of life for our children.
-- CYFD mission statement




Hiring Event!


Children, Youth and Families is attending the New Mexico Workforce Connection hiring event! Come join us on September 14. Click here for details. Be sure to bring your resume, transcripts, and the names of three professional references.

To learn more, go to the State Personnel Office website, or check out New Mexico Workforce Connection for helpful job resources.


Are you interested in helping to make New Mexico the best place to raise a child? Are you committed to putting children first in everything you do?

Are you a High School Student with an interest in state government? If yes, we have a part-time opening available, click here to read the job description. Come work with us and begin your career in state government!


Employee Recruitment Hotline:
Still have questions, please contact Merle Dayzie for recruitment information at 505-470-6640 or the CYFD Recruitment email at

Please contact Annette Larkin for Employment Verifications at 505-570-7328


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