Employment Opportunities

Full Time Utility Person

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must be 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Prospective employees applying with Saguache County will be required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check.

Utility Person position – applicants will be performing a wide variety of manual and limited semi-skilled tasks such as building and grounds construction, maintenance, and repair work. Works as a flagman on maintenance projects and performs other work as assigned. Must have knowledge of common hand and power tools, shovels, wrenches, and radios. Must be able to lift 25 to 50 pounds. Will be required to work in various climate conditions and be able to stand for long periods of time. Work is subject to supervision and inspection by the shop foreman.

Applications are available at the Saguache County Road and Bridge Office 305 3rd Street, PO Box 476, Saguache, CO 81149 – 719-655-2554 or on the Saguache County website – saguachecounty.colorado.gov under the Road and Bridge Department tab,

Completed applications can be hand delivered or mailed to Saguache County Road and Bridge – at the address listed above, sent by email to mhashbarger@saguachecounty-co.gov or faxed to: 719-655-2543.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until a qualified candidate is hired. Saguache County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Two (2) Temporary Summer positions

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must be 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Prospective employees applying with Saguache County will be required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check.

Temporary Summer positions – applicants must have working knowledge of common hand and power tools, shovels, wrenches, and radios. Must be able to lift 25 to 45 pounds. Will be required to work in various climate conditions and be able to stand for long periods of time. Flagging certification a plus. Work Hours will be Monday – Thursday 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM. Rate of pay: $12.50.

Applications are available at the Saguache County Road and Bridge Office 305 3 rd Street, PO Box 476, Saguache, CO 81149 – 719-655-2554 or on the Saguache County website – saguachecounty.colorado.gov under the Road and Bridge Department tab.

Completed applications can be hand delivered or mailed to Saguache County Road and Bridge – at the address listed above, sent by email to mhashbarger@saguachecounty-co.gov or faxed to: 719-655-2543.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until a qualified candidate is hired. Saguache County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Operator I Positions

Saguache County Road and Bridge is hiring for Operator I positions

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must possess a current Class-A CDL license with heavy semi-truck endorsement and a current medical certificate. Applicants should have a high school diploma or GED and six months or more of relevant experience. Prospective employees applying with Saguache County will be required to submit and pass a pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check.

Operator I is a full-time position – applicants must be able to operate light and heavy equipment and perform manual labor in the maintenance, repair and minor construction of roads, streets, bridges, signs, markings and related facilities. Applicants must be physically capable of periods of sustained physical exertion and may be required to lift and move up to 75 lbs. to 150 lbs.

Applications are available at the Saguache County Road and Bridge Office 305 3rd Street, PO Box 476, Saguache, CO 81149 – 719-655-2554 or on the Saguache County website - https://saguachecounty.colorado.gov under the Road and Bridge Department tab. Please fill out and submit the Drivers-Application. A complete job description is also available at the Road and Bridge Office.

Completed applications can be hand-delivered or mailed to Saguache County Road and Bridge – at the address listed above, sent by email to mhashbarger@saguachecounty-co.gov, or faxed to: 719-655-2543.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until a qualified candidate is hired. Saguache County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.