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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.


Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Dispatcher in the Sheriff Department

This is a full time position that pays $27,216 annually and has excellent fringe benefits. Dispatchers will work closely with the Communications Manager, county staff, emergency agencies, and the public. Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or GED certificate and must pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background investigation. A complete job description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s Office at 500 S Albert Ave Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on September 24, 2018 A detailed job description can be found HERE


Huerfano County is accepting applications for Mechanic in the Road and Bridge Department

This is a full time position which pays $37,800 annually. Mechanic will diagnose mechanical problems, repair and rebuild equipment; check and schedule work with other County departments; order parts as needed. Perform skilled work related to equipment operation and operate a variety of specialized heavy equipment to facilitate the construction and maintenance of all facets of County roads and bridges as directed. Must possess a valid Colorado State Class A Commercial Driver's License or be able to obtain one within 6 months of hire. Pre employment 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 October 1, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. A full copy of the job description can be found here.


Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.


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