CYFD to Hold Job Fair in Ruidoso for New Juvenile Center

Center to Bring 50 New Jobs to Ruidoso Area


RUIDOSO – The Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) will be holding a job fair on Wednesday, May 15 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ruidoso New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions office to fill positions at the new CYFD Juvenile Center near the community of Ft. Stanton.

The new CYFD Juvenile Center, which is formerly known as Camp Sierra Blanca, will have 50 open positions ranging from facility superintendent to youth care specialists, behavioral health staff and cafeteria personnel. All applicants will need to bring with them a current resume and a copy of their college transcripts (unofficial copies are fine). Any veterans or disabled veterans will need to bring a copy of their DD214.

There will also be one principal and three teacher positions available for the center. Anybody interested in the principal and teaching positions should contact CYFD Superintendent of Education Danielle Johnston by email at for more information.

CYFD and Dept. of Workforce Solutions representatives will be on hand at the job fair to help answer any questions that the applicants have and to assist with the application process if needed.

Any interested applicants who are unable to make the job fair can apply for the available positions starting May 15 on the New Mexico State Personnel Office web site (

WHO: Children, Youth and Families Department

WHAT: Job fair to fill 50 full time positions at new CYFD Juvenile Center near the community of Ft. Stanton.

WHEN: Wednesday, May 15, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

WHERE: New Mexico Dept. of Workforce Solutions, 203 White Mountain Dr., Ruidoso