Human Resources

Human Resources

Thank you for your interest in Alamosa County.  We value our employees and consider them our greatest asset.

We are an equal opportunity employer and offer competitive benefits. If you are energetic, committed to quality, service-oriented, and a team player and would like to join our team of dedicated employees, please check our current openings.


Ph. (719) 587-5314| F. (719) 587-5207
8900-A Independence Way
Alamosa, Colorado 81101
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Human Resources Director Kristy Dennis

Human Resources Director
Kristy Dennis


Photo Credit: NPS/Patrick Myers

Human Resources Responsibilities

  • Oversees all employee payroll, benefits, training programs, and other services for the County.
  • Receives, processes, and screens employment applications.
  • Manages policies, rules, and regulations affecting employment and employees.
  • Assists County employees with questions regarding employment, retirement/compensation plans, etc.

CCOERA administers a 401(a) a Retirement Savings Plan that allows employees to set aside pre-tax money for retirement. The county plan requires employees to contribute 4% of their compensation and matches 4% after 6 months of employment. Employees have the right to self-direct the investment into several different types of funds.

CTSI manages the County Health Pool (CHP), the only county-owned health plan provider in Colorado with benefits, contribution rates, and coverages determined by representatives from member counties. CHP's commitment to cost control, well-designed benefit programs, and efficient claims administration makes CHP the best choice for county and other public entity employee health benefits.

September 7, 2021
Job Description: Greets the public at the front desk, sets appointments, answer multi-line phone system, files, processes all mail, and data entry.  Strong computer skills a must.  High School Diploma or GED required.  2 years of experience in an office setting preferred.  Bi-lingual skills are highly desirable.   $15 per hour. 37.5 Hours/Week.
September 3, 2021
Job Description: Alamosa County is a seeking full time COVID Response and Recovery Coordinator to join Public Health. This grant funded position works to achieve recovery from the COVID pandemic. This position coordinates COVID-19 case investigation and works regularly to create, compile and share resources between public health staff, ACPHD and community-based organizations.
September 3, 2021
Job Description: Alamosa County is seeking full time, part time, and contract Contact Tracers/Contact Investigators to join our team. This position will contact individuals with positive diagnosis of COVID-19 and follow protocols to collect information and guidance on recommended isolation.