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Teller County Job Opportunities


Job Opportunities


Teller County Job Opportunities


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
Fair Credit Authorization
Fair Credit Reporting Act 2019 Notice

Teller County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Teller County Sheriff's Office Job Openings
 2/8/2023 7:28:55 PM


JobTitle: Detention Officer Download Full Job Description
Department: Teller County Sheriff's Office
Compensation: $1,964-$2,160 bi-monthly DOQ plus benefits (https://www.co.teller.co.us/HR/Benefits.aspx)
Job Type: Full Time/Non-Exempt
Location: Divide
Job Description: Teller County is accepting applications for a Detention Officer. 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. Sheriff’s Office application with supporting documentation due to Human Resources at 112 North A Street or PO Box 959, Cripple Creek, CO 80813 **OPEN UNTIL FILLED** EOE **This position is eligible for a Signing Bonus**
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: 2/28/2023 12:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Post Certified Deputy Download Full Job Description
Department: Sheriff's Office
Compensation: $2,245-$2,469 bi-monthly DOQ plus benefits (https://www.co.teller.co.us/HR/Benefits.aspx)
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Divide
Job Description: Teller County is accepting applications for Post Certified Deputy's. The Deputy Sheriff performs duties related to the enforcement of federal, state and county laws and ordinances, protection of life and property and public assistance. Duties include patrol, investigation, detentions, or special assignments. Enforce all laws of the state of Colorado. Answer service calls and take appropriate action on those calls. Patrol county to detect illegal actions or activity and to insure the security and safety of businesses, homes and other properties within his/her area of responsibility. Responsible for the care and security of all prisoners including inmates assigned to the Detention facility who are lawfully in the custody of the Sheriff. Sheriff’s Office application with supporting documentation due to Human Resources at 112 North A Street or PO Box 959, Cripple Creek, CO 80813 **OPEN UNTIL FILLED** EOE **This position is eligible for a Signing Bonus**
Requirements: Must be in a physical condition to be able to perform a high level of sustained physical activity; ability to control a suspect/prisoner; ability to operate a computer keyboard; ability to operate various types of computers; ability to safely operate a vehicle. High School diploma or GED plus some experience involving public contact. Certified by the State of Colorado as a Police Officer; possession of a valid Colorado driver’s license.
Applications must be received no later than: 2/28/2023 12:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Dispatcher Download Full Job Description
Department: Sheriff's Office
Compensation: $1,964-$2,160 bi-monthly DOQ plus benefits (https://www.co.teller.co.us/HR/Benefits.aspx)
Job Type: Non-Exempt
Location: Divide
Job Description: Teller County seeks a Dispatcher for the Sheriff’s Office. Receives and priortizes emergency and other calls for service, informs and dispatches response units; prepares and maintains a variety of records. Receive and respond to telephone and radio requests for officer assistance and information; receive 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. Completion of the Teller County Sheriff’s Office Application form (click on the blue "Sheriff's Office Application Form" link on this webpage). Sheriff’s Office application with supporting documentation due to Human Resources at 112 North A Street or PO Box 959, Cripple Creek, CO 80813 **OPEN UNTIL FILLED** EOE **This position is eligible for a Singing Bonus**
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: 2/28/2023 12:00:00 PM

JobTitle: Community Development Director Download Full Job Description
Department: Community Development Services Division
Compensation: $110,000 to $130,000 DOQ plus benefits. Visit https://www.co.teller.co.us/HR/Benefits.aspx
Job Type: Exempt
Location: Woodland Park
Job Description: Click "Download Full Job Description" for details. To be considered for this excellent professional opportunity, please email only your cover letter and resume to apply@columbialtd.com, naming your files Last.First.CL and Last.First.Resume. Receipt of your submittal will be acknowledged within two business days. All applicants will be updated on their status following the Recommendation of Candidates. If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, or this opportunity, please feel free to call Andrew Gorgey directly at (970) 987-1238. For more information, visit the Columbia ltd website: https://columbialtd.com.
Requirements:
Applications must be received no later than: 2/21/2023 12:00:00 PM

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