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Registered Nurse for Public Health

Job Description: Short Description Provides public health nursing, including both chronic and communicable disease control and prevention under the direction of Public Health Nursing Supervisor. Gives or provides for the preventative, therapeutic, and restorative aspects of care, using the nursing process. Serves as back-up to other PHN duties as needed or assigned. This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Veterans Service Officer-Part Time

Job Description:  It is the duty of the VSO to assist residents of Alamosa County who have served honorably in the armed services of the United States of America or qualifying dependent, by filing claims for insurance, pensions, disability, hospitalization, vocational training, or any other benefits that the veteran might be entitled to receive. Must work in cooperation with the Division of Veterans Affairs to provide services for Alamosa County Veterans. Must be able to research and write grants.  Must be a resident of the State of Colorado.

Food Service Technician Detention Center

Job Description: The Duties include but are not limited to: Performs institutional cooking work involving the preparation of a large volume and variety of food. Will prepare meat, vegetables, and other foods.  Must be familiar with preventive and protective cooking skills. Will follow applicable State and local health regulations, laws, and ordinances with regard to assigned duties.  High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred. Must pass background check and drug screening.  $14 per hour, full time, full benefits. Open until filled 

Maintenance Technician for Road and Bridge

Job Description: Must be able to drive a Semi, operate and maintain trucks to transport materials and operate other heavy equipment used in the maintenance of county roads.  Must be able to perform physical labor as needed.  Must have a Class A Commercial Driver’s License with a clean driving record, with three years of experience preferred. Full time, full benefits.  $16.75 per hour.   

Investigator for Sheriff's Department

Job Description: Conducts primarily lengthy complex criminal investigations, i.e. homicide, arson, serious assaults, child abuse, and other felonies. Investigations include; interviews of suspects, witnesses, and victims. Searches for evidence of criminal acts. Writes comprehensive and detailed reports of findings and actions. Effects physical arrests and attends required training when necessary. Analyze and corroborate legal and agency documents and records in support of criminal investigations pertaining to complex crime activities.

Child Welfare Social Worker

Job Description: Responsibilities include: Intake and/or ongoing social casework services to families, Drug Court, will perform assessments and evaluations, counseling, and crisis intervention. Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology or related field required. Full County benefits. 37.50 Hours Per week. Tiered Salary Offered: Entry Level: $37,500 No experience. With completion of Child Welfare Academy and six months’ on the job pay will be raised to $40,000.

Patrol Deputy

Job Description: Must be 21 years of age, have a valid driver’s license and be Colorado Post Certified. Pre-employment background check and drug screen required upon offer of employment. 2 years relevant law enforcement experience preferred. Excellent pay DOE, full time, full benefits.

Detention Officer

Job Description: Routine work in the safekeeping of prisoners in the custody of the Sheriff at the county detention facility.  

Oversees inmates during transport and in their quarters, testifies in court and processes arrest/booking paperwork for detention and courts.  Must have the ability to legally carry a firearm.  Full time, full benefits.  Starting wage $14-$15 per hour DOE