Chaffee County Employment Opportunities

Chaffee County Job Listings Current Job Openings

All job listings will be posted on this web page.  The standard County Job Application is available on this site.  Resumes may be submitted with, but not in lieu of, the application form.  Some departments request an application other than the standard County application.  That information will be posted in the ad.

Pre-employment screenings will be requested upon any job offer.

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Chaffee County considers applications for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, (including pregnancy), national origin, age, the presence of a medical condition or disability, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information or any other legally protected status.

Regional Health Connector

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the health and wellness of our region?  Chaffee County BOCC, Public Health department is accepting applications for a full-time, grant-funded Regional Health Connector program coordinator.  The Regional Health Connector will support existing partnerships by strengthening connections between primary care and community organizations, coordinating activities to reduce fragmentation in the health system, and integrating clinical and community-based strategies to address local priorities, social determinants of health and health equity.  This is a regional position, and work will take place in Chaffee, Lake, Fremont, and Custer Counties.  Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor's degree or 4 years of experience in a health-related field, computer skills in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint, good verbal and written communications skills, valid CO driver's license.  This is a temporary grant-funded position; current term is thru January 2019.  Exempt; full-time, full benefits; requires some evenings and weekends.  Click here for the application Application;  click here for job description Job Description.  Applications and resumes may be emailed to  Open until filled.  EOE

Maintenance Worker

Chaffee County BOCC is accepting applications for a half-time Building and Grounds Maintenance worker.  This position performs building/grounds maintenance and repair work including plumbing, lighting, air conditioning, and heating systems and other repairs as needed on County buildings.  Must have High School or equivalent, must be able to pass a drug screening and a CBI background check.  Annual salary is $18,000.  Click here for the County application Application.  Click here for a copy of the job description Maint Worker.  Applications with resumes may be sent to on or before February 28, 2017, at 5:00.  Target start date is early to mid April.  EOE

Self-Sufficiency Specialist

Chaffee County Human Services seeks applications for the full-time position of Self-Sufficiency Specialist.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to, determining eligibility for Food Assistance, Medical Assistance, and Cash Assistance Programs.  Minimum education requirements are a High School diploma or GED.  2 years customer service experience required.  This position will be based out of the Self-Sufficiency Unit at the Chaffee County Department of Human Services.  For more information, please contact Dave Henson at 719.530.2500 or email  Click here for the County application Application and click here for a copy of the job description Self-Sufficiency Specialist.  Please submit a cover letter and resume along with an application to:  Chaffee County DHS, Attn: Dave Henson, P.O. Box 1007, Salida, CO 81201.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  EOE

Family Resource Coordinator

Family & Youth Initiatives seeks a full-time Family Coordinator.  The Family Resource Coordinator provides comprehensive voluntary services for families who have been screened out of the child welfare system, within a state pilot program called Colorado Community Response.  The Coordinator will offer education and support services to parents, using strength-based practices.  Minimum education includes a high school diploma, Bachelor's degree in Human Services, Social Work or related field and 2 years of full-time experience working with families in a public or private agency.  Annual salary is $38,000 - $40,000 DOE.  Click here for job description Job description.  Click here for the application Application.  Contact Natalie Moore with questions at 719-530-2582 or  Position open until filled.  EOE

Assistant Deputy Treasurer

Chaffee County Treasurer's Office is accepting applications for the full-time position of Assistant Deputy Treasurer.  Duties include tax and financial collection for the County.  Requirements include, but not limited to bookkeeping, typing, significant knowledge of computer software including word processing, accounting systems, database and spread sheets, working knowledge of printers, 10-key and other related systems.  Must be detail-orientated and have multi-tasking skills.  Applicants must satisfactorily pass a background check and drug screening.  Annual starting salary is $32,000 plus full County benefits.  Click here for County application County application; application must be handwritten to be considered.  Click here for detailed job description Assistant Deputy Treasurer.  Applications w/resume will be accepted at the County Finance Office, 104 Crestone Ave., Room 220, or emailed to until 5:00 pm Tuesday, February 28, 2017.  Questions may be directed to DeeDee Copper at 719-539-6808.  EOE 

If it's is unclear where to apply for any job postings, send applications w/resumes to

Emergency  Medical Services (CCEMS)/Part-Time Paramedics & EMT  Basics w/IV Certification

Chaffee County Emergency Medical Services (CCEMS) is currently accepting applications for part-time Paramedics and EMT-Basics with an IV certification.  All applications will be accepted and each applicant will be contacted preceding any hiring process.  EMS Employment Application.  Applications can be emailed to or mailed to Chaffee County Finance Office, P.O. Box 699, Salida, CO 81201.

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