Open Positions in Costilla County

 

Costilla County Job Application

 

Noxious Weed and GIS Mapping Coordinator

Salary:  $17.50 per hour and up based on experience.  Full-time position with benefits.

The Noxious Weed Coordinator position will plan and implement a coordinated program for the prevention, containment, suppression, and, where possible, eradication of noxious weeds in Costilla County.  Work will take place on public and private lands. Educate the public to bring awareness about the impact of noxious weeds and promote the Noxious Weed Program.  Must have or obtain state certification licenses to perform this work.

The GIS Mapping Coordinator position will create and manage a wide variety of County GIS maps, databases and related information.  Maintains a geographic information mapping system using ESRI software.  Works with a variety of county departments to provide maps for special projects and regular operations.  Must have or obtain ESRI software training certifications.

QUALIFICATIONS: Must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a wide range of individuals and groups who have diverse interests and philosophies.  Ability to prepare and deliver presentations and to provide training to various groups.  Must be able to maintain an organized work environment and to exercise good time management under limited supervision.  Must be able to work independently and be able to develop, interpret and implement policies and procedures to attain program goals and objectives.  Ability to read and interpret maps.  Must possess a valid Colorado driver's license.  Maintain appropriate licenses and certifications.  Ability to meet eligibility requirements to be insured under the County's motor vehicle insurance policies.

Open until filled.

Email completed application to ben.doon@costillacounty-co.gov

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 “GIS/Noxious Weeds” on your application.

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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.

Email completed application to ben.doon@costillacounty-co.gov

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.

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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

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