Employment Opportunities

Human Resources

Human Resources

Website URL: http://www.riograndecounty.org Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Friday, 01 May 2020 10:52

Weed Spray Technician

Rio Grande County Pest District is seeking a seasonal, part-time Spray Technician for the summer months (mid-May through August/September).

General Summary of Duties:

Sprays noxious weeds with chemical solutions and monitors weed populations within all areas of Rio Grande County, in addition to all other duties as assigned by the supervisor.  


Job applicants need to have knowledge of noxious plants. 

Commercial Applicator’s License is preferred.

Must be over the age of 18 and have a valid Colorado Driver’s License.

Must be able to operate a standard transmission and ATV/4-wheeler.

Must be able to keep good records and fill out reports in a timely manner.


Minimum Salary:

$13.50 to $14.50 depending on experience


Please pick up and submit applications and resumes to:

Rio Grande County

Human Resources

925 6th Street, Room 200

Del Norte, CO  81132



Monday, 09 March 2020 13:50

Keeping the Dream Alive





Join us for our 2020 Keeping the Dream Alive event on August 8, 2020!

Planning is underway for the 14th Annual Keeping the Dream alive event. For more information or sponsorship information, call Eva at 719-657-3266 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


This event began in remembrance of the efforts of Dr. Haug, the founder of the hospital.  Each year the hospital holds the event to connect with the patients and donors that help us with becoming the provider of choice and/or to thank those that continue to support the efforts of the Hospital and/or clinics.  About 400 residents and businesses turnout to attend the event.  We have over 75 businesses contribute towards the auction.


Tuesday, 04 February 2020 08:12

Dispatch/Detention Officer

Rio Grande County is seeking a Dispatch/Detention Officer. High school diploma or general education degree (GED), or one to three months related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Must be 21 years of age, pass background investigation and 5 panel drug test, including marijuana required. Inmate interaction required. $14.57/per hour. Pick up and submit applications to Human Resources 925 6th St. Room 200 Del Norte, CO. 81132. Applications also available on-line at www.riograndecounty.org


Tuesday, 24 April 2018 10:04

Sheriff Road Deputy

Rio Grande County Sheriff’s Department is accepting applications for a Road Deputy. Must be: 21 years of age, pass background check and drug test, have good driving record, POST certification, Police Academy Graduate or near graduation.  Pick up/submit applications to: Rio Grande County Human Resources 925 6th St. Rm 200 Del Norte, CO 81132. Applications and job descriptions also available on-line at www.riograndecounty.org.  $17.03/Hr DOE Full County benefits Deadline: Until filled.


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