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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 an HR Coordinator.

This position is full time at 35 hours per week with benefits and a starting salary of $40,000. Position will work closely with the Board of County Commissioners, Administrative Staff, employees, and the public. Qualified candidates must have a 2 year degree and 4 years of general experience in Human Resources or any combination of education and experience. 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 22, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. A 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