Kit Carson County welcomes and accepts applications for all positions within the County and retains them in an active file for at least six months. In the event of an opening, all pending applications are reviewed and suitable candidates maybe contacted for an interview.
You can pick up applications at the Kit Carson County Board of County Commissioners Office in the Kit Carson County Courthouse at 251 16th Street, Suite 201, Burlington, CO 80807. For additional information call (719) 346-8133 ext. 304.
If you are unable to come in to pick up an application you can download a copy of the application form here and return it by mail to Kit Carson County, P.O. Box 160, Burlington, CO 80807 or fax it to us at 719-346-7242. If you are applying for a specific opening, please indicate at the top of the form before returning it.
All positions are considered full-time positions, unless specifically stated otherwise. Part-time, temporary or seasonal postings do not receive benefits. Kit Carson County retains the right to post, close and withdraw openings as needed. Unless noted differently, all positions will remain open until filled.
CHILD WELFARE SUMMER INTERN - HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Kit Carson County Health & Human Services is currently accepting applications for Child Welfare Summer Intern beginning June 1, 2013 – August 15, 2013 however, adjustments can be made depending on schedules; No more than 330 hours for the time worked.
Shadow and perform support staff duties for the Child Welfare program.
At least 1 year of college course work completed in social work, psychology, sociology, or a related field.
A valid driver’s license is required.
Please submit applications to:
Kit Carson County Health & Human Services
Attn: Child Welfare Unit
P.O. Box 70
Burlington, CO 80807
Facsimile (719) 346-8066
Applications will be accepted through June 1, 2013.
DISPATCHER - KIT CARSON SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Job Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent; college degree in criminal justice or related field is desirable. Must be 21 years of age and a U.S. citizen or possess appropriate work Visa. Must be able to speak, read, write and understand the English language. Must have a valid Colorado Driver's License. Required to work all shifts, which includes days, nights, and weekends. Must be certified in PRO Q&A, NCIC/CCIC, OSN Certification and Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification within the first six (6) months of employment. CPR/First Aid Certification within the first six (6) months of employment. Will be on a six (6) month probation period from date of hire. Must pass a background check, which will include a sociological test and a drug test. Cannot have a Felony conviction or domestic violence charge/conviction on your record.
Job Description: Responsible for the operations of the Communications Center: Dispatchers answer 911 calls for all of Kit Carson County, They Dispatch for 5 fire departments and 4 Ambulance departments, all Law Enforcement, Burlington Police Department, Kit Carson County Sheriff’s Department, take call for Colorado State Patrol and advise their dispatch. Also monitors city alarm computer. Dispatchers will be certified in PRO Q & A. Will provide instructions when needed. Send appropriate responders. Will be Certified on CBI computer and follow their policy .Must be able to enter information into the system such as stolen vehicles, missing persons, stolen guns. Read drivers information, license plate information, arrest warrants, and protection orders and relay information to officers. Dispatchers also answer city calls after hours and sheriff office calls after hours or when no one else is in the office. All dispatchers aid in training of new hires. Dispatchers also monitors court security when possible and performs other duties as required.
Starting pay will depend on experience. Great benefit package. Kit Carson County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.To apply please see application link above AND fill out these additional forms here and here or stop by the Sheriff’s Office at 251 16th Street Burlington Colorado and pick up an application or call 719-346-8934 and we can fax or email the application and extra forms.
KIT CARSON AMBULANCE SERVICE ON CALL EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT STAFF
Kit Carson County Ambulance Service provides services as needed to eastern Kit Carson County and transports to the Denver Metro area. These positions are on call positions and considered part time. Call hours are flexible and paid per event. Other compensation includes uniforms, continuing education training, and opportunity to provide an essential and valuable service to the local community. Applications may be printed at link above or picked up at the Kit Carson County Ambulance Shed at 257 15th Street, Burlington, CO 80807 or at the Board of County Commissioners Office in the Kit Carson County Courthouse in Burlington, CO. Please direct questions to Ted Foth at 719-346-7878.