Contact Us

Office Location:

Mailing address:    P.O. Box 2797, Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557
Street Address:     #8 Miranda Canyon Road, Llano Quemado, NM
Phone:    (575) 751-1700
Fax:    (575) 751-1690
Hours: Monday through Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (open through the noon hour)
Friday 8:30 am to 2:30 pm (open through the noon hour)

El Valle Staff and Consultants

Melene Montaño,   Business Manager -- (575) 751-1700

Melissa Casias, Administrative Assistant -- (575) 751-1700

Renee Barela-Gutierrez,   General Counsel -- (575) 751-1700

Johnny Valerio,   Financial Consultant/Accountant -- (575) 751-1700

Ivan Valerio,  Project Manager -- (575) 751-1700

Alex Abeyta, Engineer -– (575) 737-0377

Emergency after hours contact Project Manager -- (575) 770-6367

or if you prefer please fill out the contact form to the right and we will respond.



El Valle de Los Ranchos W & S District is currently accepting applications for full time (30 to 40) hours employee preferably a certified operator in water and wastewater or willing to acquire training that includes learning all aspects of public works, water and wastewater management and acquiring skills in the field that lead to becoming a licensed Water and Wastewater Operator and obtain a CDL license within a year.

Job Duties:  Assist Project Manager, carry out assigned duties in the field, overseeing the construction of the District contractors’ ongoing projects of water and sewer lines within the District, and complete other duties as assigned. 

Starting Salary: Pay will be based on experience 

Please submit letter of interest, resume, and three references to:

                     Melene Montaño, Business Manager

                     P.O. Box 2797

                     Ranchos de Taos, NM  87557, or                   

Hand-deliver to:

                     08 Miranda Canyon Road, Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557, or                    

Email to:


Applications will be accepted until May 26, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.

El Valle de Los Ranchos W & S District is an EEO/AA Employer

If you prefer to contact us in writing please fill out the below form and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

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