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Current Job Openings


Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Deputy.

Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing and background check are required, and shift work is mandatory. This position is full time with benefits. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff's Office at 500 S Albert Ave. Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.


Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Detention Officer.

This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $24,000. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Shift work is mandatory. The detention officer will work closely with the detention office staff; Sheriff's staff; Emergency Service staff; inmates and the public. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff's Office at 500 S Albert Ave. Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.


Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Custodian position for the Huerfano County Public Works Department.

This is a part time position, 20 hours per week, 4 hours a day. The custodian will be responsible for maintaining a clean working environment for all staff and visitors. This position requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Salary is $12 an hour. Drug testing and background check are required. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on July 30, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.


Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.


Huerfano County Human Resources can be contacted at:
719-738-3000 ext. 205