Obstetrics and Gynecology Job in Hobbs, NM €“ Close to Lubbock, TX

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 6426
Verified Date 01/02/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa Yes
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time


What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Newly Remodeled Womens Services Unit
  • 7 fully equipped labor and delivery rooms
  • 15 private OB/GYN suites
  • 2 designated suites for cesarean sections
  • 24/7 anesthesia coverage
  • Surgical block time available
  • Fully equipped nursery to care for premature babies, and relationships with regional neonatal intensive care units (NICU) so that we can quickly and efficiently arrange a transfer if specialized care is needed
  • Couplet care that emphasizes bonding between mother and baby
  • 700 annual deliveries

Compensation Details

  • Commencement bonus
  • Relocation assistance
  • Medical education loan assistance
  • CME allowance
  • Visa assistance available
  • Allowance for dues, licensure and subscriptions
  • PTO according to benefit summary
  • 401k with employer match and deferred compensation plans available

Community Details

  • Carlsbad is located in the Chihuahuan Desert and the Pecos River Valley.
  • 160 miles from Midland and El Paso, TX and 210 miles from Las Cruces, New Mexico.
  • The City of Carlsbad sits on the beautiful Pecos River and offers hiking, golfing, river recreation and lots of sunshine!
  • Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park are just a short distance from town.
  • Great schools, low crime and a friendly, small-town atmosphere make Carlsbad a great place to live!

Recruiter Insights

Compensation   The Starting Salary Is $50,000 To $75,000 More Compared To Starting Obstetrics and Gynecology Salaries In El Paso, TX. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early. 

The Housing Market   4 beds 3 baths 2,600 sqft  Giving you all the room and style you are looking for, the Madison will delight you with its open entry, Formal Dining Room and expansive Great Room.The family style kitchen and breakfast nook offer excellent entertaining space while the large bedrooms provide the perfect peaceful retreat. Every beautiful square foot of the Madison is masterfully designed, and you will love it!  This home can be yours for $284,900.

The Community   Hobbs is a city in Lea County, New Mexico, United States. The population was 34,122 at the 2010 Census, increasing from 28,657 at the 2000 census. Hobbs is the principal city of the Hobbs, New Mexico Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Lea County.

The Employer   The Medical Center is a 100+ bed facility with inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic, medical, surgical and emergency services. They are a JCAHO accredited facility with a Level III Trauma Center.

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 227 miles: El Paso, TX (ELP / KELP) El Paso International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 96 miles to Lubbock, TX
  • 205 miles to El Paso, TX
  • 206 miles to Juarez, Mexico
  • 206 miles to Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
  • 262 miles to Albuquerque, NM

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 96 miles to Lubbock, TX
  • 205 miles to El Paso, TX
  • 206 miles to Juarez, Mexico
  • 206 miles to Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
  • 262 miles to Albuquerque, NM

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $125,487
  • City Cost of Living Index - 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 94.9

Colleges and Universities:

  • New Mexico Junior College (Full-time enrollment: 1,753)
  • University of the Southwest (FT enrollment: 563)
  • Odessa College (about 74 miles; Odessa, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,107)
  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 75 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 2,982)
  • South Plains College (about 75 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)



  • 58.6% Hispanic
  • 32.7% White alone
  • 5.5% Black alone
  • 2.0% Two or more races
  • 0.9% American Indian alone
  • 0.2% Asian alone



  • State Income Tax Rate - 3.63%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 5.13%
  • County Tax Rate - 2.22%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.55%

Major Industry:

  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (24%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)



  • Hobbs Teen Center
  • Hobbs Parks & Recreation Division
  • Harry McAdams Park
  • CORE Center of Recreational Excellence

Arts & Culture:

  • Lea County Center For the Arts
  • Aka To Kuro Martial Arts School
  • R.N.Tydings Auditorium


Sports for the Spectator:

  • San Antonio Spurs - NBA
  • Dallas Mavericks - NBA
  • Houston Rockets - NBA
  • Dallas Cowboys - NFL

Sports for the Participant:

  • YMCA Central New Mexico
  • Usssa Youth Softball Hobbs NM
  • Water Sports in Hobbs, NM
  • Planet Fitness


  • Broadmoor Shopping Center and Mall
  • Downtown Mini Mall
  • North Vista Plaza
  • Fifth Ave Resale

Top Five things to do:

  1. Western Heritage Museum & Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame
  2. Harry McAdams Park
  3. Zia Park Casino
  4. Del Norte Dog Park
  5. Charlie Brown Park


Facility Location

City : Hobbs, New Mexico,
Population : 68,759
MSA Population : 37,118
Community Profile

Contact Information

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