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Teller County Job Opportunities


Job Opportunities


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: HR@co.teller.co.us
Fax: (719) 686-7900
Mail or in person: 112 North "A" Street, Cripple Creek, CO 80813

Teller 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
 5/25/2018 1:11:26 AM


JobTitle: Detention Officer/Deputy Download Full Job Description
Department: Teller County Sheriff's Office
Compensation: Salary $2,851 to $3,333 monthly plus a full benefit package (DOQ).
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Divide, CO
Job Description: Teller County is accepting applications for a Detention Officer/Deputy. Responsible for performing duties related to enforce Federal, State and County laws and ordinances in conjunction with processing and care of prisoners; process inmates into and on release from the jail; monitor and respond to inmate and staff needs; work in control room and control alarms and access to and from the jail and inmates; and observe inmates in cells and wards and staff in jail. The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude which includes the following: interacting positively and cooperating with co-workers, responding politely to customers, delivering customer service, working as a team member, functioning under intense time pressure and responding in a positive manner to supervision. Applicants for this Jail position must complete Teller County Sheriff’s Office Application which is available on this website or at the Teller County Human Resources Office, and must submit application, resume, cover letter and all supporting documents required to Human Resources, Centennial Building, 112 North A Street, Cripple Creek, CO 80813. EOE * OPEN UNTIL FILLED *
Requirements: Applicant must be in excellent physical condition to lift and carry 100 pounds; move and/or restrain a person(s). Minimum qualifications: High School diploma or GED plus some experience involving public contact. Must be CPR and basic first aid certified or have the ability to become certified within 6 months of employment. Certification as a Police Officer by the state of Colorado is desirable, but not required.
Applications must be received no later than: 5/31/2018 12:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Transportation Maintenance Worker I Download Full Job Description
Department: Transportation
Compensation: Starting Salary: $2,583 per month plus complete benefit package
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Divide
Job Description: Teller County is accepting applications for a full-time Transportation Maintenance Worker I for the Department of Public Works; Division of Transportation. Must be able to skillfully operate and maintain a variety of heavy and light equipment and trucks; provide day to day maintenance of equipment; be in excellent physical condition; be able to lift and carry 80 pounds; be able to work under adverse weather conditions; and be able to maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and the public. Applications are available at the Teller County Human Resource Office, Centennial Building, 112 North A Street, Cripple Creek, CO or at www.co.teller.co.us. Please complete Teller County Employment Application and submit with a current resume and cover letter to Human Resources at the address above. **OPEN UNTIL FILLED** EOE
Requirements: High school diploma or GED plus experience as a heavy equipment operator and/or truck driver preferred. Must have possession of a valid CO CDL with ability to obtain a Class A CDL within 90 days of employment and ability to obtain driving record upon request.
Applications must be received no later than: 6/30/2018 12:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Equipment Mechanic II Download Full Job Description
Department: Fleet
Compensation: Starting salary $3,200 per month plus full benefit package.
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Divide
Job Description: Teller County seeks an Equipment Mechanic II to work in the Fleet Department. The Equipment Mechanic II performs highly skilled mechanical repair and diagnostic work in the maintenance and/or repair of County vehicles and equipment in a departmental shop/facility. Performs preventative maintenance work and shop cleanup tasks. Documents job time, vehicle hours and miles, parts used per job, parts needed, and any repairs accomplished and provides this important information to proper sources, including input data into computer. Repair, rebuild, replace and diagnose problems in their area of responsibility on a wide variety of County equipment. Design and fabricate parts when needed. Inspects vehicles and equipment for compliance to State and Departmental Standards and/or Regulations then correcting any inconsistencies. Must be able to operate all classes of vehicles to troubleshoot, test and determine repairs needed. Provide “on-the-road” service in emergency situations including temporary repairs in the field. Applications available at the Teller County Human Resource Office, Centennial Building, 112 North A Street, Cripple Creek, CO or at www.co.teller.co.us. Completed application plus resume and cover letter due by 12:00 noon, Thursday May 31, 2018 at the above address. EOE
Requirements: High school diploma or GED; graduation from an accredited vocational school in mechanics field; five years experience as a mechanic in heavy equipment and truck industry is desired, or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Possession of a valid Class B Colorado driver’s license. THIS POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Applications must be received no later than: 5/31/2018 12:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Deputy Coroner Download Full Job Description
Department: Coroner
Compensation: Paid $40.00 per day on call, $100 per death scene.
Job Type: Non-Exempt, On Call
Location: Divide
Job Description: Teller County seeks a Deputy Coroner. The Deputy Coroner provides back-up for the Coroner; at the direction of the Coroner. Responds to the scene of deceased persons; conducts investigations into the cause and manner of death; writes reports and maintains documentation of activities involved in death investigations; responsible for coordinating removal of deceased body with relatives and/or mortuary and provides initial instruction for care/maintaining the body as necessary for investigative purposes; examines the decedent for postmortem changes and trauma. Applications available at the Teller County Human Resources Office, 112 North A Street, Cripple Creek, CO or at www.co.teller.co.us. Completed application plus resume and cover letter due by 12:00 noon, Thursday, June 7, 2018 at the above address. EOE
Requirements: High School diploma or GED plus two years experience in a medical setting or any combination of education and experience. Must have a valid CO driver’s license and must be able to maintain confidentiality. Associates degree in Mammalian Biological or Medical Sciences preferred. Must have the ability to respond 24 hours per day, 7 days per week by phone as needed.
Applications must be received no later than: 6/7/2018 12:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Traffic Technician II Download Full Job Description
Department: Department of Public Works, TDOT
Compensation: Starting salary: $2,875 per month plus a complete benefit package (DOQ).
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Divide
Job Description: Teller County is accepting applications for a full-time Traffic Technician II for the Department of Public Works; Division of Transportation. The Traffic Technician II is responsible for managing, providing for, and ensuring, that all traffic control devices installed on County roadways are Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) compliant to ensure safe and orderly movement of traffic throughout the County Road system. Must be able to lift and carry eighty (80) pounds. Must be able to use a shovel and hand tools; be able to maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and the public. Applications available at the Teller County Human Resources Office, 112 North A Street, Cripple Creek, CO or at www.co.teller.co.us. Completed application, current resume and cover letter must be received by 12:00 pm, Friday, June 15, 2018. EOE
Requirements: High school diploma or GED plus three (3) years work related experience, at least one (1) year in a supervisory capacity or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Requirements: Possession of a valid Colorado Commercial Driver’s License with a class B endorsement or the ability to obtain within eighteen (18) months from date of hire; possession of certification as a work site Traffic Control Supervisor (TCS) in the State of Colorado or the ability to obtain certification within 2000 hours of employment, possession of a flagger certification in the State of Colorado or the ability to obtain certification within six (6) months from date of hire.
Applications must be received no later than: 6/15/2018 12:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Transportation Maintenance Worker II Download Full Job Description
Department: Public Works, Division of Transportation
Compensation: Wage: $2,875/month plus full benefit package to include medical, dental, vision, life ins, pd vac.
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Divide
Job Description: Our fleet is modern, safe and reliable. We also offer a cooperative vacation schedule and four 10-hour workdays during the summer months. 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. Basic equipment operating skills are desirable and a CDL is a plus, but for the right applicant we are willing to train. To be considered for position a completed Teller County Employment Application and cover letter (resume if available) must be submitted to Teller County Human Resources, 112 North 'A' St, Cripple Creek, CO 80813 or at www.co.teller.co.us. EOE ** OPEN UNTIL FILLED **
Applications must be received no later than: 5/31/2018 4:00:00 PM

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