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.

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:

Child/Adult Protection Caseworker:

Assists in providing crisis intervention at initial screening of applicants who are in need of services to prevent homelessness of themselves and/or out of home placement of their children; performs strengths-based assessment of their current situation; assists clients in identifying barriers, family strengths, support networks and in developing plans for self-sufficiency. Develops and submits for Supervisory review case plans and treatment plans as required for each assigned case; performs ongoing case management, including review and revision of treatment plans as needed; prepares required caseload documentation; compiles periodic status reports of work performed; maintains lists of current participants.  KCC is an EEO. Position open until filled. Applicant must have a valid Colorado Driver’s license, pass a background check and a drug/alcohol test. To apply you may download a copy of the application KCC Job Application, or pick one up at the Kit Carson County Courthouse, 251 16th Street, Suite 101, Burlington, CO.    Job Description

KIT CARSON COUNTY GROUNDS & BUILDING:

Kit Carson County Grounds & Buildings is currently accepting full time applications for an assistant in Burlington. This position requires lifting up to 100 lbs., ability to operating machinery, incidental electrical, plumbing, construction, painting, etc.  KCC is an EEO. Position open until filled. Applicant must have a valid Colorado Driver’s license, pass a background check and a drug/alcohol test. To apply you may download a copy of the application above, or pick one up at the Commissioners' Office at the Kit Carson County Courthouse, 251 16th Street, Suite 101, Burlington, CO.  Job description available on request.

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.