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.


The Chaffee County BOCC is accepting applications for a full-time RN in the Public Health Nurse office: 40 hrs/wk, Monday-Friday.  Experience in Public Health nursing, strong computer skills, and a BSN degree are preferred.  Responsible for providing public health services.  Click here for application County Application and here for a detailed job description Public Health RN.  Application with resume will be accepted at the County Finance Office, 104 Crestone Ave. 2nd floor, room 220, (P.O. Box 699), Salida, CO 81201 or at bvenes@chaffeecounty.org until 4:00 pm October 24, 2014.  EOE

The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for a full-time and a part-time position as a Civilian Detentions Officer.  These Officers will perform a variety of duties pertaining to inmate activities and movement within the facility.  This is a fast paced environment requiring energetic self motivated individuals with good computer skills, communication skills, and possesses the ability to multi-task.  This facility has 105 beds and houses overflow inmates from other agencies, as well as local inmates. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, possess a valid Colorado driver’s license with a good driving record, no felony convictions, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and be able to work different shifts and weekends.  Annual full-time salary starts at $31,911.00 with benefits that include: health, dental, vision, retirement, paid vacation and holidays.  The part-time position starts at $23,295.00 with partial benefits.  Applications are only available at the Chaffee County Detention Facility at 148 Crestone Ave in Salida and must be returned by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 17th, 2014.  For additional information on these positions, please contact either Sgt. Jim James or Sgt. Justin Martinez at 530-5702.  Chaffee County is an equal opportunity employer.


Note: Resumes will not be accepted without an application.

Do not use County application with the Chaffee County Sheriff's department or EMS.

Chaffee County Employment Application (PDF)

EMS Employment Application


home  |  elected officials  |   departments  |   top

powered by

graphic design by