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Current Job Openings


Land Use Office - Administrative Assistant

Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Land Use Office-Administrative Assistant. This is a part-time position at 23 hours per week with a salary of $12.50-$13.50 per hour BOE and no fringe benefits. Position will work closely with the Planner/Code Enforcement Officer, Community Development Planner, various boards and the public. Qualified candidates must have at least 2 years of office experience and a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089 or Huerfano County Human Resources Department, 401 Main Street, Suite 201, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on May 26, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.


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Emergency Services - Communications Officer-Dispatcher

Huerfano County is accepting applications for Communication Officer-Dispatcher: This is a full time position with benefits. Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or GED certificate. Drug testing, background check and valid driver's license are required. Shift work is mandatory. Proficient typing is preferred. Position will work closely with the Communications Staff; Emergency Management; county staff; emergency agencies; and the public. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089 or Huerfano County Human Resources Department, 401 Main Street, Suite 201, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on May 26, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.


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Administration - Administrative Assistant/HR Coordinator

Huerfano County is accepting applications for an Administrative Assistant/HR Coordinator. This position is full-time at 35 hours per week with benefits and starting salary of $31,000.00. Position will work closely with the Board of County Commissioners, Administrative Staff, employees and the public. Qualified candidates must have a High School Diploma or GED and four (4) years of experience as executive secretary. Drug testing and background check are required. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089 or Huerfano County Human Resources Department, 401 Main Street, Suite 201, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on June 2, 2017. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.
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Sheriff Department

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Huerfano County Human Resources can be contacted at: 719-738-3000 ext. 200