Job Opportunities

As one of the largest healthcare systems in New Mexico, First Choice is proud to increase access to healthcare and healthcare jobs in the greater Albuquerque Metro Area. As a non-profit organization operating 8 Federally-Qualified Health Centers, and one school-based health center, First Choice is a vital community resource in Central New Mexico. Not only does our organization provide the highest quality, comprehensive physical health services, but we also address our patients’ emotional, social, and cultural needs. Without a dedicated, experienced staff, this work would not be possible. We encourage you to explore our website and to ask members of the community about our organization as you consider a career with First Choice Community Healthcare.

To apply for positions at First Choice Community Healthcare please read these instructions carefully:

We are looking for people to join our team who share our values and embrace our mission and vision.

  • We strive to be the employer of choice for health and administrative professionals in New Mexico and to achieve market level salaries.
  • We are happy to help with application for state and/or federal loan repayment. Click here for more information on loan repayment.

  • A summary of our employee benefits is available here.

UNM Locums are required to complete the Privilege Request form and turn it into the Credentialing Department prior to covering at any First Choice Community Healthcare location.  Privilege Request Form must be sent to: 2001 N. Centro Familiar SW Albuquerque, New Mexico 87105 Attn: Credentialing

Employment/Military Service & Persons with Disabilities

First Choice values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country and we support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.  First Choice also encourages people with disabilities to apply for any employment opportunity for which they are qualified.

First Choice is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace.  All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information.

Why work for First Choice Community Health?

As an employee of First Choice, you will work side-by-side with employees who are here because of our mission and the work we do. Every employee makes a difference in the lives of the people we serve.

Benefits and Culture

First Choice Community Healthcare values the input of staff and encourages contributions to continuously improve our programs and impact in the communities we serve. Recognizing the close relationship between physical health and stress, we also promote mindfulness-based stress reduction, massage therapy and exercise, available at no cost to employees at our South Valley Health Commons.