Job Opportunities

Saguache County is an EEO employer.  Drug testing and background check are required for final applicants.

Help Wanted: Public Health Office Manager

Job Title: Saguache County Public Health Office Manager, for Center Office.

Effective Date: May 12, 2022

Saguache County, Colorado, is seeking to fill the position of Public Health Office Manager. Must have great phone skills, computer skills, knowledge of Google Documents, organized and be able to multitask. Spanish language skills helpful. 

All inquiries should be directed to: Mona Lovato, Public Health Director     

E-mail: mlovato@saguachecounty-co.gov

Applicants must submit a job application. The job application is available online at  saguachecounty.colorado.gov/jobopportunities

Send application to the following address no later than 3:00 p.m. on Monday May 23, 2022

Faxed and emailed applications are accepted 719-655-2635 or aquintana@saguachecounty-co.gov  or mlovato@saguachecounty-co.gov

 

Public Health: Personal Care Providers

Saguache County Public Health is hiring Personal Care Providers (PCPs). PCPs go into the homes of people who need help with cleaning, laundry, cooking meals, medication reminders, medical devices, and many other needed chores.

Applicants are required to pass a drug test, including marijuana, and a background check.  Applicants are also given a knowledge, skills, and abilities check to ensure they can lift at least 10-15 lbs. safely. The position starting wage is ($15.15/hour) and is part-time up to 29 hours per week depending on client base.  If you want a rewarding job serving those in need or have any questions concerning this position give us a call at 719-655-2533 M-F,  8-4.

Social Services Child Welfare Caseworker

Position provides a full range of intake and/or ongoing social casework services for a variety of program areas such as child abuse and neglect cases, youth-in-conflict cases, and adults unable to protect their own interests. Qualifications include a Bachelor's degree in one of the human behavioral science fields. One year of full-time professional social casework experience casework experience acquired after the degree in a public or private social services agency in a service delivery assignment appropriate to the position. Send application, cover letter and resume to PO Box 100, Saguache CO  81149, or email application, cover letter and resume to aquintana@saguachecounty-co.gov.  Starting hourly salary will be $19.50 per hour. Applications and complete job descriptions are available from the Saguache County Administration Office at 505 3rd Street, Saguache, CO  81149, by visiting the Saguache County website www.saguachecounty.colorado.gov or by calling 719-655-2231 and request an application be mailed to you. This position announcement is open until the position is filled. A back ground check will be done and a pre-employment drug test for illegal drugs and also marijuana will be done prior to hire. Saguache County is an E.O.E.  

Help Wanted: DSS Income Maintenance Technician

Saguache County Department of Social Services is now accepting applications for the position of Income Maintenance Technician.  High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required. Spanish language fluency is desired, but not required. You will be responsible for accepting applications, interviewing and entering information from potential clients into the State computer system for Income Maintenance programs eligibility such as medicaid, food assistance, adult financial programs, Colorado works.  Send application, cover letter and resume to PO Box 100, Saguache CO  81149, or email application, cover letter and resume to aquintana@saguachecounty-co.gov.  Starting hourly salary will be $15.05 per hour. Applications and complete job descriptions are available from the Saguache County Administration Office at 505 3rd Street, Saguache, CO  81149, by visiting the Saguache County website www.saguachecounty.colorado.gov or by calling 719-655-2231 and request an application be mailed to you. This position announcement is open until the position is filled. A back ground check will be done and a pre-employment drug test for illegal drugs and also marijuana will be done prior to hire. Saguache County is an E.O.E.  

Job Description 

 

Help Wanted: DSS Office Assistant

Requirements - High school diploma or equivalent, experience in office procedures and equipment, and moderate knowledge of excel spreadsheets, Microsoft word, be able to work with various software programs as needed for State of Colorado reporting and time management, adequate computer skills. Filing, answering phones, good communication skills, assisting employees with technical issues and other duties as assigned. Knowledge of bookkeeping procedures and account coding is an asset. Send application, cover letter and resume to PO Box 100, Saguache CO 81149, or email application, cover letter and resume to aquintana@saguachecounty-co.gov. Starting hourly salary will be $15.15 - $19.45 per hour depending on education and or experience. Applications and complete job descriptions are available from the Saguache County Administration Office at 505 3rd Street, Saguache, CO 81149, by visiting the Saguache County website www.saguachecounty.colorado.gov or by calling 719-655-2231 and request an application be mailed to you. This position announcement is open until the position is filled. A background check will be done and a pre-employment drug test for illegal drugs and also marijuana will be done prior to hire. Saguache County is an E.O.E.