Employment

Kit Carson County courthouse

Kit Carson County is An Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Drug testing is required for all applicants.

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 101, 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.

Kit Carson County Employment Application (this document may be saved to your PC and then Emailed to KCCAdmin@kitcarsoncounty.org)

Benefits: After a 60 day waiting period, Kit Carson County pays 100% of the Medical Insurance cost for the worker and their family

  •  Fully Paid Dental Insurance for employee and their family
  •  Fully Paid Vision Insurance for employee and their family
  •  Fully Paid Life Insurance for employee
  •  3% Retirement Match
  •  Sick Leave after one month
  •  Annual Leave after one month

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.

Current Openings:

COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY 
EXTENSION

Job Vacancy #46-19
Area Extension Agent
4-H Youth Development/Livestock
Golden Plains Area, Phillips County, Holyoke, CO

The individual will provide leadership, guidance, direction and assistance in the development and implementation of the overall 4-H Youth Development program in Phillips County and subject matter support for youth livestock projects in the 4-H program area.
A completed bachelor’s degree is required for this position. Degree must be conferred in agriculture, animal science, natural sciences, youth development, education, agricultural education or a closely related field. A successful candidate without a completed master’s will be required to complete a master’s degree relevant to their Extension position within 5 years from the start of employment. Failure to do so will result in termination unless a compelling reason is accepted by the Vice President for Engagement and Extension.
To view the job vacancy announcement and apply, click link: http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/72987. For full consideration, all materials must be RECEIVED no later than 11:59 PM Mountain Time on Tuesday, December 17, 2019.
We are committed to increasing the diversity of our staff and providing culturally responsive programs and services. Therefore, we encourage responses from people of all backgrounds and abilities. We invite you to review Colorado State University’s Principles of Community (http://diversity.colostate.edu/principles-of-community/) that guide our mission and vision of access, teaching, service and engagement. 
CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.

KIT CARSON COUNTY CLERK'S OFFICE

Kit Carson County Clerk’s office is accepting applications for a Financial/Motor Vehicle position.  Computer experience is needed.  Applicants must have a valid driving record. All employees for the County Clerk’s office will have background checks so they can assist with elections. 

Applications and job description may be picked up at the County Administration or Clerk and Recorder’s Office at the Courthouse or you can download these off the Kit Carson County web page. 

Applications must be returned with an attached resume and cover sheet to the Clerk’s office. mail to: PO Box 249, Burlington, CO 80807 or delivered to 251 16th St., Suite 203, Burlington, CO. 

Kit Carson County is an EOE. All employment with Kit Carson County is subject to drug and alcohol testing.  CLICK HERE FOR JOB DESCRIPTION.

KIT CARSON COUNTY DISPATCH DEPUTY

The Kit Carson County Sheriff's Office currently has a full time Dispatch Deputy opening. Applicants must be 21 years of age and a U.S. citizen or possess appropriate work visa. High School diploma or equivalent. Must have a valid driver license. Must be able to work all shifts, which includes days, nights and weekends. Must pass a back ground check and drug/alcohol testing.

The Kit Carson County Sheriff’s Office does NOT have any other current openings, however we are always accepting applications for every department (Patrol Deputy, Dispatch and Detentions Deputy). All applications will be kept for 6 months and if an opening becomes available those applications will be considered first. Please go to www.kccsheriff.com and click on employment to download a job application or stop by 251 16th Street, Suite 103 Burlington, Colorado 80807 and pick up a job application in person.

KIT CARSON COUNTY 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 plus paid on-call time and annual bonus available. 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 1576 Lowell, Burlington, CO 80807 or at the Board of County Commissioners Office in the Kit Carson County Courthouse in Burlington, CO.

Please direct questions to Nichole Richards at (719) 346-7878. KCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employment with Kit Carson County is subject to drug and alcohol testing.