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.


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 bvenes@chaffeecounty.org or mailed to Chaffee County Finance Office, P.O. Box 699, Salida, CO 81201.


 Core Services Worker - Generalist with DHS

Chaffee County DHS is currently hiring for the position of Core Services worker.  Duties of this position include Supervise visits, life skills and in-home preservation work and interacting with families and providing community-based service referrals.  This position works one-on-one with clients to meet their goals on a treatment plan.  Position provides services to new intake and/or ongoing core services families for a variety of program areas such as child abuse and neglect cases, youth-in-conflict cases, and adults unable to protect their own interests.  The Core services position provides administrative support for the child welfare, adult protection, and foster care programs.  It will also be back-up for referral screening, assisting with recording case documentation, coordinating department meetings and over-all support for the department.  Minimum education is BA with a social services focus.  Click here for complete job description Core Service Worker.  Click here for County application County job application.  Submit application with cover letter and resume to Monica Haskell at monica.haskell@state.co.us or call 719-530-2511, fax 719-539-6430.  Job offer is open until filled.  EOE


Part-time County Paralegal


The Chaffee County Attorney's Office in Salida, Colorado, is accepting applications for a 30 hr/week Paralegal.  The 3/4-time position provides challenging and meaningful work, but gives flexibility so that the successful candidate may enjoy the mountains and rivers of Chaffee County.  The position supports the County Attorney and Assistant County Attorney by providing a variety of complex administrative duties, including preparing legal documents and correspondence, assisting in preparing for hearings and trials, researching legal issues, and serving as an administrator for all County contracts.

Minimum qualifications:  specialized training as a legal secretary or paralegal, at least three years of legal secretarial or paralegal experience, or a combination of education, training and experience which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities required for the job.  Must have excellent grammar, legal writing and organizational skills and knowledge of legal terminology and legal research methodology.

Compensation: $2,250/month to $3,300/month DOE, plus benefits.  Click here for a copy of the job description County Paralegal; and click here for the County job application Job Application.  Along with the County application, interested persons should submit a letter of interest, resume and the names of three professional references and writing sample to:  Jennifer A. Davis, County Attorney, Chaffee County Attorney's Office, 104 Crestone Ave. (mailing address P.O. Box 699), Salida, CO 81201.  Application deadline is September 22, 2016.

Equal Opportunity Employer:  Chaffee County considers applicants 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.


Road & Bridge Operator 1 Truck Driver


Chaffee County BOCC is accepting applications for a Road & Bridge Operator 1 truck driver.  Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma or equivalent, valid CO CDL Class B license, 3 yrs experience truck driving.  Full-time, full benefits.  For application click here Job Application; for detailed job description click here R&B Operator 1.  Applications along with a resume will be accepted at the County Finance Office at 104 Crestone Ave., Room 220 (mailing address is P.O. Box 699) Salida, CO 81201, or emailed to bvenes@chaffeecounty.org.  Deadline for applying is September 30, 2016, at 5:00 pm.  EOE
























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