Open Positions in Costilla County

Costilla County Job Application


Transfer Station Attendant

Costilla County is hiring an attendant to serve the public at the two solid waste transfer stations in the county.  This is a full-time position.  Benefits can be earned after a 90-day probationary period.  The starting wage is $14 per hour / $29,120 per year.  Work hours are Tuesday through Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., which includes an hour lunch break.  Time will be split each day between the San Luis Transfer Station and the Fort Garland Transfer Station.  Must have a valid Colorado Driver’s License.  Background checks may be required.  Physical requirements include bending, sitting and standing for extended periods of time, lifting up to 40-lbs with or without assistance and being outside in all kinds of weather.

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Applications can also be picked-up or dropped-off at the Costilla County Commissioners’ Office located at 352 Main Street in San Luis.  Please call 719-672-3372 to arrange a time to pick-up an application or drop-off a completed application.  Please write “Transfer Station Attendant” on your application.

Position open until filled.


Public Health Nurse / Registered Nurse

Costilla County Public Health Agency is seeking a Registered Nurse to provide Public Health Nursing in Costilla County.

The position will provide skilled nursing services including Immunizations, Communicable Disease control, and support in prevention areas/programs and Core Public Health Services.

A baccalaureate degree in nursing from a school accredited by the National League of Nursing is required. Public Health experience preferred.

Current license (in good standing) to practice as a registered nurse (RN) in Colorado.

Position is open until filled.

Public Health Nurse Job Description