Military School Job Openings

Location: Roswell, NM
November 15, 2023

New Mexico Military Institute

Employment Opportunity

Skilled Trades Manager – Mechanical

About New Mexico Military Institute: NMMI is a state-supported, co-educational college preparatoryhigh school and junior college, complete with Junior and Senior ROTC programs. With a Corps of Cadets numbering up to 1,000 young men and women, NMMI provides an accredited college preparatory curriculum on the high school level and is currently developing a new middle school.

Position: Under the general direction, the Skilled Trades Manager – Mechanical coordinates and supervises the Mechanical team in their assignments according to primary responsibility. The Skilled Trades Manager – Mechanical assigns workloads to team members and coordinates with contractors and vendors as required to support the Facilities Operations Manager. This position will also assist the Facilities Operations Manager in ensuring shop compliance with Safety, Work Control, Preventive Maintenance, and Energy Management Programs. Performs administrative duties associated with the job, such as work order management, employee leave records, requisitions, time sheets, equipment repair records, and invoices, and participates in staff evaluations. Assists the Facilities Operations Manager with the supervision of the Mechanical Services Team. This is a 12-month, exempt, full-time position. The salary range is $46,000.00 – $50,000.00. The job description is available upon request.


 May be relied upon for some elements of staff supervision, such as participating in hiring, disciplinary, and evaluation processes

 Assist the Facilities Operations Manager with shop workload, ensuring that all Key Performance Indicators are met or exceeded

 Other duties as assigned.

Essential Skills:

 Knowledge of the principles and practices of skills trades, maintenance, and repairs.

 Knowledge of the principles and practices of preventive maintenance programs.

 Knowledge of the principles and practices of supervision.

 Knowledge of the NMMI Operations & Procedures Manual.



 High school diploma or equivalent

 Five years of experience in either Mechanical, Electrical, or Plumbing Trades

 One-year Supervisory Experience


 Licensure in one of the skilled trades

 Pool Operators Certification

Why Should You Apply?

 Excellent comprehensive benefits through the State of New Mexico: Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement, sick leave, paid holidays, and much more.

 NMMI offers a rich history and tradition of educating tomorrow’s leaders since 1891.

 Development opportunities.

How to Apply: Send your application, resume, transcripts, and letter of interest to the NMMI HR Office located in Luna Hall, 101 W College Blvd, Roswell, NM, 88201, or email Applications are located at: NMMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.