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March 22, 2022

The Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court is hosting a Career Fair on Saturday, April 2, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  The event will take place in the Educational Services Center located just north of the Metropolitan Courthouse at 804 4th St. NW.

Staff will be on-site to provide information on various job openings and will be available to answer questions about working for the state’s busiest court.  Those who attend are encouraged to apply for open positions on-site and will be guided through the application and submission process.

“Anyone interested in working in a fast-paced environment and doing meaningful work for the community should come out to Metro Court’s Career Fair,” said Court Executive Officer Robert L. Padilla. “We have a range of open positions available from entry to senior level and offer competitive pay, great benefits and retirement through PERA.”

Other benefits offered through the state court include:

·         Medical/Dental/Vision/Rx, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance Programs, Employee Assistance Program (EAP) (

·        State paid life insurance, supplemental and dependent life insurance

·         Optional flexible spending accounts for medical, day-care, and travel expenses

·         Paid Vacation, Sick and Personal Leave, up to eight (8) weeks

·         Ten (10) paid holidays

·         Up to twelve (12) weeks of paid parental leave

·         Deferred Compensation 457(b) plan

·         Lifetime Defined Benefits Retirement Plan (

·         Free health care, Rx, lab work at facility (Stay Well Health Center) in Santa Fe, NM

·         Bilingual compensation*

·         Training and career development opportunities

·         Higher education opportunities and educational leave

·         May qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)

·         May receive overtime holiday or shift differential pay*

For a list of open positions with the court, please visit:, or call (505) 841-9819. 

Masks are optional for the event, and attendees should bring a current resume and proof of education.