Employment

For Questions, email dawna@custercountygov.com or call (719) 783-9067

The Custer County Board of County Commissioners are seeking applicants for a part- time (not to exceed 20 hours per week) Public Information Officer.  Duties include facilitating communication between the Public, the Media and all applicable County Offices and Departments and Custer Emergency Services.

The successful candidate must also be self-motivated and able to work with little supervision after an initial training period and possess excellent project management skills with experience in managing and supervising communication projects. Accuracy and an ability to interact with the public are essential. A pre-employment physical and drug and alcohol screening and background check (at county’s expense) are required. Custer County is an equal opportunity employer.

For rate of pay and additional information please see the complete job description found HERE

Applications may also be picked up at the Human Resource/Finance Office at 205 South 6th Street between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM.

Please return Applications with a Resume to the Human Resource/Finance Office, which  will be accepted until vacancy is filled. 

Public Information Officer

Custer County Office of Emergency Management is seeking 4 temporary positions to assist in scheduling community members to receive the Moderna vaccine.  This position is a full-time temporary contract position, not to exceed 90 days.

Applicants must be able to use a computer, familiarity with spreadsheets (Excel and Google Sheets, specifically), proficient in verbal and written communication. Other duties as assigned. Applicants must be able to pass a Background Check (paid for by the County).

Rate of pay: $17-$20 

How to apply:
Complete Job Description HERE 

Please return applications to the Custer County Office of Emergency Management at 710 Rosita Ave, the SAR Building

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled

Vaccination Schedulers (OEM)

Custer County Extension Office is seeking a full-time Office Manager. Duties include managing an efficient office, assisting in information dissemination to stakeholders and the general public, supporting extension programming/educational programs, and maintaining accurate financials, assisting with compliance of local, state and federal policies and procedures, as well as supporting equity and justice initiatives.

Background check and drug and alcohol screens (at County expense) are required. Custer County is an equal opportunity employer. This is a full-time position and includes a competitive benefits package.

 

How to Apply: Please submit cover letter, resume with at least 3 references, and application to Extension Office. Application materials will be accepted in person at the Custer County Courthouse (205 S. 6th St.) or electronically to guinevere.nelson@colostate.edu with subject line of Office Manager.

Applications Due: January 15, 2021.

Interviews Dates: January 26-27, 2021

Anticipated Start Date: February 1, 2021

Starting salary $36,000 per year with competitive benefits

For a complete Job Description download click here

Office Manager (Extension Office)

Custer County Department of Human Services is accepting applications for a GENERALIST SOCIAL CASEWORKER. This position will entail completing Child/Adult Protection investigations, providing ongoing services to families/at risk adults, and will be part of an on-call schedule. This position is involved with community partners, the Courts and other professionals.

Applicant must have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and full coverage car insurance as travel within Colorado for meetings/training is required. Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in the field of Social Work or a related behavioral science field. Drug Testing and Background Checks are required. Starting salary will be dependent on experience. Competitive benefits package included. The deadline to apply is December 11, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. Applicants need to include a copy of their college transcripts, references and a resume with the application. Custer County is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications are available at:
Custer County Human Services
205 S 6th Street
Westcliffe, CO 81252
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or
on our website https://www.custercounty-co.gov/employment


Applications may be submitted to:
Custer County Human Services
205 S 6th Street 
Westcliffe, CO 81252
Fax: (719) 783-0163
Email: Laura.Lockhart@state.co.us

GENERALIST SOCIAL CASEWORKER

Custer County is accepting applications for a full time Human Services Case Manager/Child Support Specialist. This position will entail providing assessment and case management services to clients enrolled in the county’s self-sufficiency programs. This position will also complete intake, establishment, and enforcement of Child Support applications, referrals, and orders. This position is involved with community partners, the Courts, and other professionals.

Applicant must have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation as travel within Colorado for meetings/training is required. Applicants must possess at least a high school diploma or equivalent. Drug Testing and Background check are required. Starting salary will be dependent on experience. Competitive benefits package included. The deadline to apply is December 11, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. Applicants need to include a copy of their high school transcripts, references and a resume with the application. Custer County is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications are available at:
Custer County Human Services
205 S 6th Street
Westcliffe, CO 81252
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or
on our website https://www.custercounty-co.gov/employment


Applications may be submitted to:
Custer County Human Services
205 S 6th Street 
Westcliffe, CO 81252
Fax: (719) 783-0163
Email: Laura.Lockhart@state.co.us 

Human Services Case Manager/Child Support Specialist

The Custer County Road and Bridge Department is accepting applications for the position of full time Truck Driver/Equipment Operator to work out of the Wetmore shop. The applicant must have a Class A CDL license with tanker endorsement or be willing to acquire the tanker endorsement, be able to lift 50 pounds and pass a pre-employment physical and drug and alcohol screening. Starting wager is $16.50 per hour with a nice benefit package. Applications are available at the Road and Bridge Department on Westcliffe from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday thru Thursday.

Truck Driver/Equipment Operator

CUSTER COUNTY

Colorado

Board Of County Commissioners                                                                      Board of Health      

Contact Us

Tel: 719-783-4207
(This number is for the
Custer County Building)

 

Address

205 S 6th St, Westcliffe, CO 81252