Employment Application Guidelines

Applicants Must Follow These Instructions

Teller County applications are available at the Teller County Human Resource Office, 112 North A Street, P.O. Box 959, Cripple Creek, 80813, or by clicking on the above link “Job Application Form”. This form can be printed and submitted using the instructions below.

    • Applications that are not completed clearly and/or are not signed and dated may not receive consideration.
    • Applications will be kept for a period of one (1) year from the date application is received.
    • During that one year period an applicant can call Human Resources at (719) 689-2988, or email Human Resources and ask that their application be included
       for consideration for the desired open position.
    • The County will not be responsible for applications left in other County offices with the understanding that they will be forwarded to the HR office.

 Applications completed for the open positions must be submitted by email to HR@co.teller.co.us, by fax to (719) 686-7900, by postal service to the above
listed address or in person to the above listed address.

  County Job Application Form


 Applicants for Sheriff's Office positions (Deputy, Detention Officer/Deputy, Dispatcher) must use the Sheriff's Office Employment Application form. Please click
 on the link below. Applicant applying for Sheriff's Office positions that do not use the Sheriff's Office application will not be considered for these positions.

  Sheriff's Office Employment Application Form


Teller County is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Teller County Job Openings
6/29/2015 11:15:52 PM

JobTitle: TMW II (Equipment Operator/Truck Driver) Download Full Job Description
Department: Public Works, Division of Transportation
Compensation: Wage: $2,702/month plus benefits
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Divide
Job Description: Must be able to proficiently operate and maintain assigned heavy equipment, assorted light equipment and trucks; provide day to day maintenance of equipment; ability to coordinate the work of a group of employees; be in good physical condition; ability to lift and carry 80 pounds; ability to work under adverse conditions; ability to maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and the public; and ability to work with minimal supervision
Requirements: High school diploma or GED and proven work experience as a heavy equipment operator and/or truck driver for the construction and maintenance of roads; possession of a valid CO Class A CDL. Completed Teller County Employment Application (and resume if available) must be submitted to Human Resources to be considered for position. OPEN UNTIL FILLED EOE
Applications must be received no later than: 7/17/2015 5:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Dispatcher Download Full Job Description
Department: Sheriff's Office
Compensation: Starting salary: $2,561 per month plus a full benefit package.
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Divide, CO
Job Description: Teller County seeks a Dispatcher for the Sheriff’s Office. Receives and responds to telephone and radio requests for officer assistance and information; receives and dispatches radio messages to all units (to include, but not limited to: Patrol, Code Enforcement, Division of Gaming, Division of Wildlife, U.S. Forest Service, Colorado State Parks, Animal Control, Fire Departments, Ambulances, Emergency Medical Services as well as other agencies) when on the County frequency. For the Teller County Sheriff’s Office Application form, click on the blue "Sheriff's Office Application Form" link on this webpage. Full job description available on this page - follow the link. Sheriff’s Office Application, plus resume and cover letter, must be turned in to the Teller County Sheriff’s Office: 11400 West Highway 24, Divide, CO 80814 or call (719) 687-9652. Attention: Sergeant Roger Sandefur. Application deadline is Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 5 pm.
Requirements: High school diploma or GED required plus one year of office work involving public contact, or equivalent. Training in team leadership and law enforcement is desirable. Must clear criminal background check; Certified for, or ability to obtain the following Colorado Crime Information, NCIC, CPR and EMD Certificates.
Applications must be received no later than: 6/30/2015 5:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Deputy Clerk & Recorder Download Full Job Description
Department: Clerk & Recorder
Compensation: Starting salary: $2,428 per month plus a complete benefit package.
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Cripple Crk/Woodland Pk
Job Description: Responsibilities include: processing motor vehicle transactions; examine instruments for recording and processing; assist with preparation and conduct of elections. Must be detail oriented, a quick learner and have solid organizational and math skills; have the ability to handle multiple tasks and priorities; excellent computer skills; ability to operate various office equipment; ability to communicate effectively with the public and co-workers. Teller County Application, plus resume and cover letter must be submitted by the deadline of Monday, July 13, 2015 at 12 noon.
Requirements: Qualifications: High school diploma or GED plus clerical experience in an office setting. Requirements: Possession of a valid CO driver’s license and ability to lift 50 pounds.
Applications must be received no later than: 7/13/2015 12:00:00 PM

This list of job openings is kept current by the Teller County Human Resources Department.  Check Back for new listings.