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Careers at the Lottery

Join a winning team! At the New Mexico Lottery, we’re not just coworkers, we are family.

Apply Now!

Email your resume to hr@nmlottery.com.

We offer great benefits!

  • Annual Leave – PLUS, if you have 15 or more years of governmental experience you will be eligible to begin accruing 7.7 hours of annual leave biweekly.
  • Sick Leave
  • 10 Paid Holidays/Year
  • Health & Vision Insurance (90% employer paid coverage for employee)
  • Dental Insurance (75% employer paid for employee)
  • Life Insurance $50,000 (100% employer paid for employee)
  • ST and LT Disabiltiy (100% employer paid coverage for employee)
  • Retirement – Employer contribution 13.25% of annual compensation. No vesting requirements.
  • 457(b) employee contribution available
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Training Opportunities
  • Professional Memberships
  • Casual Dress
  • Fun Work Environment
  • And so much more!

Equal Opportunity Employer



Salary Range: $37,659 – $64,021

Responsibilities:  Job duties include, but are not limited to, (1) conducting criminal, administrative and background security investigations; (2) providing facility security and management to ensure the honesty, fairness, integrity and security of the New Mexico Lottery Authority; (3) administering the security policies, procedures, rules and systems under the general direction of the Deputy Director of Security and/or Executive Vice President for Security and Enforcement. Must be willing and available to be on-call when necessary.

Qualifications:  Must have current New Mexico Peace Officer Certification with skills, knowledge and one-year experience in law enforcement procedures and techniques. Must be qualified to carry a firearm. Must be able to pass an extensive background check and be able to work in a high security and confidential environment.


Salary Range: $55,137 – $93,733

Responsibilities: Job duties include, but are not limited to, assisting with the day-to-day statistical and data analysis to implement and maintain general and specialized accounting systems; preparing financial and operating reports; performing cash accounting and bank reconciliation; preparing any adjusting journal entries; and special accounting projects.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field is required; incumbent must possess three or more years of prior accounting experience wherein ability to perform the position’s duties has been adequately demonstrated.

Apply Now! Email your resume to hr@nmlottery.com.


All selected candidates for positions with the New Mexico Lottery must undergo background screening which includes: Fingerprinting, drug screening, criminal history, verification of education, professional employment references, driving record (if required for the positions). Background processing can take up to three weeks.