• Capulin Volcano National Monument by J. Unruh

    Capulin Volcano

    National Monument New Mexico

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  • Road Work

    When entering the park, watch out for road crew on April 16. Flaggers are on site to guide traffic to the visitor center. The vistor center and Volcano Road are open. Please call for more information.

Jobs

Capulin Volcano may have permanent positions available occasionally. These jobs will be listed on the Office of Personnel Management website as they become available.


Seasonal positions are usually available in the summer months in the maintenance and interpretation divisions. These jobs may be listed on the Office of Personnel Management website usually beginning in February or March each year.


Student interns may be hired through the Student Conservation Association (SCA) or the Geologist in Park program through the Geological Society of America.


Local high school and college students may apply for the Public Land Crew positions by contacting the monument.


For more information, contact the monument at (575) 278-2201 or email us.

Did You Know?

Bighorn Sheep 2011

In the summer of 2011, Capulin Volcano had two unexpected sightings of Bighorn Sheep at the base of the volcano. Pressure from severe drought conditions may have forced the sheep to seek new areas for food.