Job Connection Services for Dislocated Workers

On this page we have compiled information about job scams, #CoronaVirusHiring job opportunities, gig opportunities, filing for unemployment, and other resources.

Office of Career and Job Placement is Open

Our offices may be physically closed, but that doesn’t stop us from being open virtually to support current and former CNM students. Career Center Advisors are available by email and phone to assist with résumés, cover letters, or career exploration. You can reach us at Online resources are also available on the Office of Career and Job Placement page for help with résumés, cover letters, or career exploration.

We would like to encourage everyone to utilize our online job and internship database, Symplicity. Employers are welcome to post opportunities at no cost. Symplicity is available to all CNM students and alumni. Please email us at if you need assistance with your username or password. The Symplicity app is available to download for iOS and Android.

Employers: Please feel free to contact Selena Hardy,, if you have any questions or concerns.

Scams Trying to Take Advantage of COVID-19 Pandemic

Please remember to remain cautious of suspicious job postings and emails. The COVID-19 pandemic has provided new opportunities for spammers and scammers. Please do your due diligence when applying for positions and sharing your personal information.

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Coronavirus Hiring Job Opportunities

Employers hiring in Albuquerque, New Mexico, or for remote positions. Last updated 4/22/2021

Albuquerque Police Department
Offering $5,000 HIRING BONUS for cadets

Bosque Brewing Currently 16+ jobs openings that could be filled right away, in a variety of positions and locations 

Dollar General
Nationwide hiring event

Dollar Tree / Family Dollar
Full- and part-time associates on board to support in-store and distribution roles or

Roles ranging from pizza makers to delivery drivers to customer service reps. Also looking for Class A CDL drivers

Recruiting Package Handler- Warehouse

Fidelity Investments
Looking for 10-15 people per month over the next three months to fill full-time phone associate roles. While the positions begin with a six-month contract, they have the potential for converting to permanent positions.

Metropolitan Detention Center
The Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center is hiring and training correctional officers for the upcoming academy class starting in May. or call (505) 839-8999.

New Mexico U.S. Post Offices
Multiple positions are available throughout the state with hourly wages range from $17 to $19 with a variety of shifts available, including indoor and outdoor work.

Papa John’s
Pizza makers to delivery drivers or text JOBS to 47272

Plans to bring another 6,000 people on board nationwide in full-benefit positions

Pizza Hut
Looking for drivers, cooks, shift leaders, restaurant managers, and virtual call center agents

Sandia Office Supply
Delivers office supplies in Albuquerque

Securitas Security Services North America is actively hiring significant numbers of security officers in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Rio Rancho, Espanola, and Las Vegas. All Securitas positions require drug and background screening.

Systems Integration, Inc. 
Looking for a Team Lead and a Customer Service Representative in Albuquerque

Hiring over 150 positions

U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Now hiring Border Patrol Agents, Customs and Border Protection Officers, and Air & Marine Interdiction Agents

Albuquerque health tech startup hiring to meet demand during COVID-19

University of New Mexico Hospital
The University of New Mexico is hiring registered nurses, and nurse practitioners.

In retail stores and distribution centers

Hiring new associates through the end of May for its stores, clubs, distribution centers and fulfillment centers

Zoom Phone - Professional Services Sales

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Gig Opportunities





Uber / Uber Eats


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BernCo Business COVID-19 Recovery Facebook Group
The Waite Company wants to connect businesses who need help with people who want to work.

Remote Jobs from 100 Companies

NM Workforce Solutions - Information for Workers & Businesses Affected by COVID-19

According to the NM Department of Workforce Solutions workers may qualify for unemployment assistance if:

  • Workers who were laid off by their employer as a result of reduced business due to COVID-19 cancellations or closures.
  • Workers were quarantined because either they're sick with COVID-19 or they're caring for an immediate family member who is quarantined and sick.
  • Workers who had hours reduced due to COVID-19.

File for unemployment online at the New Mexico Workforce Connection website or over the phone at (877) 664-6984.

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