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Classifieds for May 28, 2020

BUSINESS

LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE SPRINKLER REPAIR & INSTALL. TRENCHING 6”X24”. SINCE 1975. TRINIDAD/RATON. (719) 680-2629 20-4XP

PIANO TUNING: Keep your piano in tune and in tip-top shape. Request an appointment online at www.SpanishPeaksPiano.com or call 720-363-0052. Located in Huerfano County. 19-TFN DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Mobil 1 special, 5 qts.& Prem. Filter, get a Free remote control car! 5qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $23.99. Full Synthetic deal, 5 qts. CQ synthetic and Prem. Filter, $26.99. 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & H.D. Filter, $28.99. 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $33.99. Blue DEF, 2 for $26.00. Sea Foam, buy 1 get 1 50% off. We custom build hydraulic hoses. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 Order online and pick-up at the store, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful, but not mandatory. Training provided to all staff upon hiring. Applications available at South Central Council of Governments, 625 North Polk Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 22-5XU

Cucharas Sanitation and Water District (CSWD) have an immediate opening for a Field Operator. Under the direction of the Operations Superintendent, the field operator performs skilled, semi-skilled, and specialized operations for CSWD water distribution system, drinking water facilities, wastewater collection system, waste water treatment facilities, related grounds, storage tanks and equipment. A Colorado water operator certification and/or previous work experience in utilities is a plus. Candidate must possess a high school diploma or GED, and a Colorado driver’s license with a good driving record. This position will be required to take on-call rotation. Pre-employment requirements will include a criminal background check and drug screen. Salary is based on experience and includes a benefit package. Job description and application is available on the CSWD website at Cuchara.org, at the District office located at 16925 State Highway 12, Cuchara, CO. and/or by emailing Leslie Cordova at admin@cuchara.org 21-2XU

The La Veta Cemetery District is looking for a groundskeeper. Position is part-time and hours are dependent upon water restrictions. Wage to be determined by experience. If interested send resume to La Veta Cemetery District, P.O. Box 971, La Veta, CO 81055. EOE 21-2XU

HELP WANTED- EXECUTIVE SECRETARY Panadero Ski Corp (PSC) is seeking an executive secretary. This is a volunteer position at this time.  We’re looking for a mature, self-motivated, and experienced individual.  Duties will include answering the phone and e-mails. Bookkeeping and computer skills a must. You will be helping to organize a new year-round education and recreation non-profit organization. Having your own transportation is necessary. Flexible hours and scheduling, as well as working on and off site are our norm. Send resume to: rebb@centruytel.net 18-TFN

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITION, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our web site www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR RENT

FOR RENT Beautiful and spacious 5 bedroom, 3 bath home for rent/lease in Aguilar. Fenced in yard and 10’x16’ storage shed. Great neighborhood $1250/mo. Call 903-744-4000 ask for Mike. 22-4XP

Home for rent on the Huerfano River, call 719-251-1514 for information. 22-2XU

Newly renovated (everything is new) 3 bed/2 bath home, fenced in yard, unfurnished in LA VETA. Wrap around porch, high end appliances, new washer/dryer. $2100 month.1 year lease required. Call Tanya 303-818-7655. 22-1XU

 

EQUIPMENT FOR SALE

Vermeer trencher walk behind on 5’ x 8’ trailer, 6” x 24” boom-excellent condition. Call 719-680-2629. 22-2XP

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

 

LIEN SALE

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given that on 6-12-2020 the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St., Walsenburg, CO 81089. The personal property of Kim Greathouse, Unit #34 is listed as: (3) Harley Davidson tires, clocks, (5) boxes, (1) antique dresser, (1) hutch, (1) end table, 1/2 dozen pitchers and (1) chair. 20-3XU

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089.

 

Classifieds for May 21, 2020

BUSINESS

LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE SPRINKLER REPAIR & INSTALL. TRENCHING 6”X24”. SINCE 1975. TRINIDAD/RATON. (719) 680-2629 20-4XP

PIANO TUNING: Keep your piano in tune and in tip-top shape. Request an appointment online at www.SpanishPeaksPiano.com or call 720-363-0052. Located in Huerfano County. 19-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $23.99, Full Synthetic deal, 5 qts. CQ synthetic and Prem. Filter, $26.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $33.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00, Sea Foam, buy 1 get 1 50% off, STP Oil Treatment, 15 oz, 2 for $7.00. We custom build hydraulic hoses. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 Order online and pick-up at the store, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 27-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

Cucharas Sanitation and Water District (CSWD) have an immediate opening for a Field Operator. Under the direction of the Operations Superintendent, the field operator performs skilled, semi-skilled, and specialized operations for CSWD water distribution system, drinking water facilities, wastewater collection system, waste water treatment facilities, related grounds, storage tanks and equipment. A Colorado water operator certification and/or previous work experience in utilities is a plus. Candidate must possess a high school diploma or GED, and a Colorado driver’s license with a good driving record. This position will be required to take on-call rotation. Pre-employment requirements will include a criminal background check and drug screen. Salary is based on experience and includes a benefit package. Job description and application is available on the CSWD website at Cuchara.org, at the District office located at 16925 State Highway 12, Cuchara, CO. and/or by emailing Leslie Cordova at admin@cuchara.org 21-2XU

The La Veta Cemetery District is looking for a groundskeeper. Position is part-time and hours are dependent upon water restrictions. Wage to be determined by experience. If interested send resume to La Veta Cemetery District, P.O. Box 971, La Veta, CO 81055. EOE 21-2XU

Hoehne school is now accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year for the following position: Secondary Business Teacher. To apply for the teaching position, please go to www.hoehnesd.org, About Us, Job Opportunities. Position is open until filled. EOE. 20-2XU

HELP WANTED- EXECUTIVE SECRETARY Panadero Ski Corp (PSC) is seeking an executive secretary. This is a volunteer position at this time.  We’re looking for a mature, self-motivated, and experienced individual.  Duties will include answering the phone and e-mails. Bookkeeping and computer skills a must. You will be helping to organize a new year-round education and recreation non-profit organization. Having your own transportation is necessary. Flexible hours and scheduling, as well as working on and off site are our norm. Send resume to: rebb@centruytel.net 18-TFN

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITION, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our web site www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

For Sale/Rent. Double Wide Modular, 3 bd 2 bath on 6 corner lots. Car port, Large fenced backyard. 60K/$750m/$750 dep. No indoor pets/No smoking indoors. Raton NM. Call 719-406-5126. 19-3XP

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

MOVING SALE

MOVING SALE. Saturday, may 23, 8am-3pm. Room for social distancing. 1277 CR 230, Walsenburg. One mile east of transfer station, on right-hand side of the road. 21-1XP

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089.

 

Classifieds for May 14, 2020

BUSINESS

LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE SPRINKLER REPAIR & INSTALL. TRENCHING 6”X24”. SINCE 1975. TRINIDAD/RATON. (719) 680-2629 20-4XP

PIANO TUNING: Keep your piano in tune and in tip-top shape. Request an appointment online at www.SpanishPeaksPiano.com or call 720-363-0052. Located in Huerfano County. 19-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $23.99, Full Synthetic deal, 5 qts. CQ synthetic and Prem. Filter, $26.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $33.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00, Sea Foam, buy 1 get 1 50% off, STP Oil Treatment, 15 oz, 2 for $7.00. We custom build hydraulic hoses. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 Order online and pick-up at the store, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

EDUCATION

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN EDUCATION Looking for a change in education provider? PRIMERO SCHOOL DISTRICT. Home of the Primero Bulldogs! A SCHOOL THAT PUTS STUDENTS FIRST through flexible instruction, professional staff,and superior academic performance now accepting out-of-district applications for grades PK-12 for the 2020-2021 school year. GREAT FACILITIES, GREAT TEACHERS AND GREAT KIDS! * Newly renovated facility and new athletic building, including Secondary and Community weight rooms, plus gym and basketball court. (Thanks to our supportive community!) * Small class sizes with focus on individual attention *Interventions for struggling students * 21st Century learning environment with afterschool and weekend programs * Earn college credits through concurrent enrollment with TSJC with the possibility of earning an AA Degree upon graduation * ChromeBook Tablets issued to students in grades 3-12 Intro to technology for PK-2 students. * Free breakfast and lunch for all students * Bus stop at Cokedale * Late bus to Cokedale for after school programs * Updated safety and security with full-time nursing and law enforcement personnel on site every day. Summer office hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. For more information call 719-868-2715. Visit our website at www.primeroschool.org to download the Out-of-District application. Email to pmaldonado@primeroschool.com Fax: 719-868-2241 Or mail to: Primero RE-2 School District, 20200 State Highway 12, Weston, CO 81091. 19-2XU

 

HELP WANTED

Hoehne school is now accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year for the following position: Secondary Business Teacher. To apply for the teaching position, please go to www.hoehnesd.org, About Us, Job Opportunities. Position is open until filled. EOE. 20-2XU

HELP WANTED- EXECUTIVE SECRETARY Panadero Ski Corp (PSC) is seeking an executive secretary. This is a volunteer position at this time.  We’re looking for a mature, self-motivated, and experienced individual.  Duties will include answering the phone and e-mails. Bookkeeping and computer skills a must. You will be helping to organize a new year-round education and recreation non-profit organization. Having your own transportation is necessary. Flexible hours and scheduling, as well as working on and off site are our norm. Send resume to: rebb@centruytel.net 18-TFN

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

The Greater Raton Economic Development Corporation dba as Grow Raton! Seeking an individual to fill our opening for a community coordinator. Candidates must be proficient in both verbal and written communication skills as well as having strong technology and social media skills. Knowledge of business development, job creation, marketing, business planning a plus .College degree is preferred but certifications and experience may also qualify. This position will be the spokesperson for our organization working to assist both new and established businesses as well as new entrepreneurs to start, grow, and revitalize their companies working with the Rural Community Assistance Corporation which will offer technical assistance through a HUD grant. The position is full time and salary will depend on experience. Please send resume to Info@growraton.org or mail to P.O. Box 1753, Raton, NM. Questions call Kathy Harris, President at 575-447-8987. Deadline to apply May 15, 2020. 19-2XU

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITION, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our web site www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

For Sale/Rent. Double Wide Modular, 3 bd 2 bath on 6 corner lots. Car port, Large fenced backyard. 60K/$750m/$750 dep. No indoor pets/No smoking indoors. Raton NM. Call 719-406-5126. 19-3XP

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089.

Classifieds for May 7, 2020

BUSINESS

PIANO TUNING: Keep your piano in tune and in tip-top shape. Request an appointment online at www.SpanishPeaksPiano.com or call 720-363-0052. Located in Huerfano County. 19-TFN DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $23.99, Full Synthetic deal, 5 qts. CQ synthetic and Prem. Filter, $26.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $33.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00, Sea Foam, buy 1 get 1 50% off, STP Oil Treatment, 15 oz, 2 for $7.00. We custom build hydraulic hoses. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 Order online and pick-up at the store, www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 or for estimates & quotes 719-285-9214 . 27-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

EDUCATION

Looking for a change in education provider? PRIMERO SCHOOL DISTRICT. Home of the Primero Bulldogs! A SCHOOL THAT PUTS STUDENTS FIRST through flexible instruction, professional staff,and superior academic performance now accepting out-of-district applications for grades PK-12 for the 2020-2021 school year. GREAT FACILITIES, GREAT TEACHERS AND GREAT KIDS! * Newly renovated facility and new athletic building, including Secondary and Community weight rooms, plus gym and basketball court. (Thanks to our supportive community!) * Small class sizes with focus on individual attention *Interventions for struggling students * 21st Century learning environment with afterschool and weekend programs * Earn college credits through concurrent enrollment with TSJC with the possibility of earning an AA Degree upon graduation * ChromeBook Tablets issued to students in grades 3-12 Intro to technology for PK-2 students. * Free breakfast and lunch for all students * Bus stop at Cokedale * Late bus to Cokedale for after school programs * Updated safety and security with full-time nursing and law enforcement personnel on site every day. Summer office hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. For more information call 719-868-2715. Visit our website at www.primeroschool.org to download the Out-of-District application. Email to pmaldonado@primeroschool.com Fax: 719-868-2241 Or mail to: Primero RE-2 School District, 20200 State Highway 12, Weston, CO 81091. 19-2XU

 

HELP WANTED

HELP WANTED- EXECUTIVE SECRETARY Panadero Ski Corp (PSC) is seeking an executive secretary. This is a volunteer position at this time.  We’re looking for a mature, self-motivated, and experienced individual.  Duties will include answering the phone and e-mails. Bookkeeping and computer skills a must. You will be helping to organize a new year-round education and recreation non-profit organization. Having your own transportation is necessary. Flexible hours and scheduling, as well as working on and off site are our norm. Send resume to: rebb@centruytel.net 18-TFN

La Veta RE-2 School District is seeking applicants for a full-time custodial and kitchen assistant. This position is temporary for the summer season and does not include district benefits. Applicants must be capable of lifting and carrying 50lbs for short distances. Work will be 40 hours per week with an irregular schedule including mornings and evenings. Position begins on May 26 through Friday, August 21. Applications can be obtained from HR Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-6427, or online at lvk12.org/employment-opportunities-2. Questions may be directed to Superintendent Bree Lessar at 719-742-6416. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. This position will remain open until filled. LVRE-2 is an equal opportunity employer. 18-2XU

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

The Greater Raton Economic Development Corporation dba as Grow Raton! Seeking an individual to fill our opening for a community coordinator. Candidates must be proficient in both verbal and written communication skills as well as having strong technology and social media skills. Knowledge of business development, job creation, marketing, business planning a plus .College degree is preferred but certifications and experience may also qualify. This position will be the spokesperson for our organization working to assist both new and established businesses as well as new entrepreneurs to start, grow, and revitalize their companies working with the Rural Community Assistance Corporation which will offer technical assistance through a HUD grant. The position is full time and salary will depend on experience. Please send resume to Info@growraton.org or mail to P.O. Box 1753, Raton, NM. Questions call Kathy Harris, President at 575-447-8987. Deadline to apply May 15, 2020. 19-2XU

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our web site www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

For Sale/Rent. Double Wide Modular, 3 bd 2 bath on 6 corner lots. Car port, Large fenced backyard. 60K/$750m/$750 dep. No indoor pets/No smoking indoors. Raton NM. Call 719-406-5126. 19-3XP

HOME FOR RENT IN WALSENBURG. 3 BDR, 1 BATH, 1 car garage, very nice, remodeled. $850/month + utilities.303-591-1315. 17-3XP

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

Classifieds for April 30, 2020

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS – Quality Motor Oil. 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil &; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $33.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00. 5 qts. Royal Purple & CQ filter, $39.99. Rotella or Delo 15w40, $14.99 gal. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

HELP WANTED- EXECUTIVE SECRETARY Panadero Ski Corp (PSC) is seeking an executive secretary. This is a volunteer position at this time.  We’re looking for a mature, self-motivated, and experienced individual.  Duties will include answering the phone and e-mails. Bookkeeping and computer skills a must. You will be helping to organize a new year-round education and recreation non-profit organization. Having your own transportation is necessary. Flexible hours and scheduling, as well as working on and off site are our norm. Send resume to: rebb@centruytel.net 18-TFN

La Veta RE-2 School District is seeking applicants for a full-time custodial and kitchen assistant. This position is temporary for the summer season and does not include district benefits. Applicants must be capable of lifting and carrying 50lbs for short distances. Work will be 40 hours per week with an irregular schedule including mornings and evenings. Position begins on May 26 through Friday, August 21. Applications can be obtained from HR Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-6427, or online at lvk12.org/employment-opportunities-2. Questions may be directed to Superintendent Bree Lessar at 719-742-6416. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. This position will remain open until filled. LVRE-2 is an equal opportunity employer. 18-2XU

PUBLIC NOTICE PART-TIME BUILDING INSPECTOR POSITION TOWN OF LA VETA – The Town of La Veta is currently accepting applications for a part-time Building Inspector. Must have knowledge of construction and building codes, federal, state, regional and local building laws and codes. Must be certified by ICC as a residential building inspector and be able to obtain certification as a commercial building inspector. Application forms may be obtained on the towns website, www.townoflaveta-co.gov, under the forms tab. Completed applications may be hand delivered to the Town Hall or mailed to the Town of La Veta, P. O. Box 174, La Veta, CO 81055. Mark on the outside of the envelope “Building Inspector Application” La Veta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications must be received no later than May 1, 2020 by 5:00 p.m. Posted: April 8, 2020, Published: April 16th, 23rd and 30th, 2020 Laurie L. Erwin-CMC, Town Clerk. 16-3XU

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

Attention Creatives! Corazon de Trinidad Creative District is hiring. Part Time Support Staff Office Coordinator (Related Staffing Modules) Please go to corazondetrinidad.org for complete job descriptions and submission details. 17-2XP

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

Rustic, charming 1 Bdr., fully fenced, Pet-friendly rental in La Veta. W/separate art studio. Gardeners paradise, 15+ fruit trees. $700/mo. $700 security dep. Utilities not included. Pet dep. negotiable. No smoking, must have good references, credit. Available now. Call or text 805 448 0929. 18-1XP

HOME FOR RENT IN WALSENBURG. 3 BDR, 1 BATH, 1 car garage, very nice, remodeled. $850/ month + utilities. 303-591-1315. 17-3XP

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089.

 

Classifieds for April 23, 2020

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS – Quality Motor Oil. 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil &; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $33.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00. 5 qts. Royal Purple & CQ filter, $39.99. Rotella or Delo 15w40, $14.99 gal. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 or for estimates & quotes 719-285-9214 . 27-TFN

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

PUBLIC NOTICE PART-TIME BUILDING INSPECTOR POSITION TOWN OF LA VETA – The Town of La Veta is currently accepting applications for a part-time Building Inspector. Must have knowledge of construction and building codes, federal, state, regional and local building laws and codes. Must be certified by ICC as a residential building inspector and be able to obtain certification as a commercial building inspector. Application forms may be obtained on the towns website, www.townoflaveta-co.gov, under the forms tab. Completed applications may be hand delivered to the Town Hall or mailed to the Town of La Veta, P. O. Box 174, La Veta, CO 81055. Mark on the outside of the envelope “Building Inspector Application” La Veta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications must be received no later than May 1, 2020 by 5:00 p.m. Posted: April 8, 2020, Published: April 16th, 23rd and 30th, 2020 Laurie L. Erwin-CMC, Town Clerk. 16-3XU

Hoehne School is now accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year for the following positions: High School Boys Varsity Basketball Head Coach, High School Girls Varsity Cheerleading Head Coach, First Aid & CPR Certification Recommended. Must submit to and have approved background check. To apply: Go to www.hoehnesd.org, click on Information page, print out and return Non-Licensed Position Application to Hoehne School, PO Box 91, Hoehne CO 81046. Positions open until filled. EOE. 16-2XU

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

Attention Creatives! Corazon de Trinidad Creative District is hiring. Part Time Support Staff Office Coordinator (Related Staffing Modules) Please go to corazondetrinidad.org for complete job descriptions and submission details. 17-2XP

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

HOME FOR RENT IN WALSENBURG. 3 BDR, 1 BATH, 1 car garage, very nice, remodeled. $850/ month + utilities. 303-591-1315. 17-3XP

MOBILE HOME FOR RENT in La Veta. 3br, 2 bath, $700/mo. First, last plus deposit. Washer/ dryer included. Water and trash. No pets. 719-742-3863. 16-EOW

 

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE

SOLAR HOME on 35 acres. 3 bedroom, 2 bath, luxurious but self sufficient. Lots of timber, a greenhouse, and outbuildings. Ready to move in, totally furnished. $449,000. Call or text 719-251-6200. 15-3XP

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089.

 

WANTED

TURKEY HUNTING: Retired gentleman looking for a place to turkey hunt. Will pay a fair price. Call 505-231-4772. 15-3XP

 

LOST DOG

LOST DOG- Male Manchester Terrier, goes by “Bender” and looks like a mini Doberman. Has a cropped tail, and a blue collar. Missing since April 1, at Kansas and Madison Aves in Walsenburg. He may be skittish; If seen, please call or text 719-989-7206. 15-3XC

Classifieds for April 16, 2020

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS – Quality Motor Oil. 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil &; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $33.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00. 5 qts. Royal Purple & CQ filter, $39.99. Rotella or Delo 15w40, $14.99 gal. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

PUBLIC NOTICE PART-TIME BUILDING INSPECTOR POSITION TOWN OF LA VETA – The Town of La Veta is currently accepting applications for a part-time Building Inspector. Must have knowledge of construction and building codes, federal, state, regional and local building laws and codes. Must be certified by ICC as a residential building inspector and be able to obtain certification as a commercial building inspector. Application forms may be obtained on the towns website, www.townoflaveta-co.gov, under the forms tab. Completed applications may be hand delivered to the Town Hall or mailed to the Town of La Veta, P. O. Box 174, La Veta, CO 81055. Mark on the outside of the envelope “Building Inspector Application” La Veta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications must be received no later than May 1, 2020 by 5:00 p.m. Posted: April 8, 2020, Published: April 16th, 23rd and 30th, 2020 Laurie L. Erwin-CMC, Town Clerk. 16-3XU

Hoehne School is now accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year for the following positions: High School Boys Varsity Basketball Head Coach, High School Girls Varsity Cheerleading Head Coach, First Aid & CPR Certification Recommended. Must submit to and have approved background check. To apply: Go to www.hoehnesd.org, click on Information page, print out and return Non-Licensed Position Application to Hoehne School, PO Box 91, Hoehne CO 81046. Positions open until filled. EOE. 16-2XU

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

MOBILE HOME FOR RENT in La Veta. 3br, 2 bath, $700/mo. First, last plus deposit. Washer/ dryer included. Water and trash. No pets. 719-742-3863. 16-3XU

 

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE

SOLAR HOME on 35 acres. 3 bedroom, 2 bath, luxurious but self sufficient. Lots of timber, a greenhouse, and outbuildings. Ready to move in, totally furnished. $449,000. Call or text 719-251-6200. 15-3XP

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089.

 

WANTED

HOUSEKEEPER in Navajo, twice a week. Call Sharon 719-738-1615 for more details. 15-2XP

TURKEY HUNTING: Retired gentleman looking for a place to turkey hunt. Will pay a fair price. Call 505-231-4772. 15-3XP

Classifieds for April 9, 2020

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS – Quality Motor Oil. 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil &; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $33.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00. 5 qts. Royal Purple & CQ filter, $39.99. Rotella or Delo 15w40, $14.99 gal. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 or for estimates & quotes 719-285-9214 . 27-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

REAL ESTATE FOR SALE

SOLAR HOME on 35 acres. 3 bedroom, 2 bath, luxurious but self sufficient. Lots of timber, a greenhouse, and outbuildings. Ready to move in, totally furnished. $449,000. Call or text 719-251-6200. 15-3XP

 

FOR RENT

for rent 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Mobile Home in La Veta. Washer/Dryer, trash removal included with a/c. 1st/last/deposit $600/ month. Call 719-742-3863 or 719-989-1382. 04-TFN/EOW

 

VEHICLES

2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, 4″ Lift, Winch, New wheels/tires, Extras! #8715, $28,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 GMC Sierra 1500, Crew Cab, 4X4 SLT, Leather, Navigation, 38k miles! #8739, $32,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Ram 1500, Crew Cab, 4WD, Limited, EcoDiesel, Sunroof, Navigation, #8762, $21950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089.

 

WANTED

HOUSEKEEPER in Navajo, twice a week. Call Sharon 719-738-1615 for more details. 15-2XP TURKEY HUNTING: Retired gentleman looking for a place to turkey hunt. Will pay a fair price. Call 505-231-4772. 15-3XP

 

LOST DOG

LOST DOG- Male Manchester Terrier- looks like a mini Doberman. Has a cropped tail, and a blue collar. Missing since April 1, at Kansas and Madison Aves in Walsenburg. He may be skittish; If seen, please call or text 719-989-7206. 15-2XC

 

Classifieds for April 2, 2020

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS – Quality Motor Oil. 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $23.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil &; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $33.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00. 5 qts. Royal Purple & CQ filter, $39.99. Rotella or Delo 15w40, $14.99 gal. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

PROFESSIONAL local painter. Interior-exterior, residential or commercial. 20 years experience. References provided, free estimates from one room to whole buildings. SBJ Painting, Walsenburg. 719-369-1927 or for estimates & quotes 719-285-9214 . 27-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

WANTED: HOUSEKEEPER in Navajo, twice a week. Call Sharon at 719-738-1615 for more details. 14-2XP

Part Time Summer Docent – The Town of La Veta and the Francisco Fort Museum Board is seeking one individual for a part-time summer docent position, to work an average of 20 hours per week at the Francisco Fort Museum. This is a seasonal position to begin May 7, through October 5. The qualifications/job description and applications are available from the La Veta Town Hall at 209 S. Main St., La Veta, Colorado. This position will work under the supervision of the Museum Director and will be an employee of the Town of La Veta. The Town of La Veta is an EOE. Applications may be sent via mail to Town of La Veta, PO Box 174, La Veta, CO, 81055 and arrive by April 9. Applications will be accepted at the Town Hall until 5:00 p.m. on April 9, 2019. 13-2XU

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

Bookkeeper, First Choice Market accounts receivable position. Will train. Part time Monday – Thursday. Send resume to:Legendswest1018@gmail.com 34-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us and find detailed job description and benefit package. Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax .nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

CASA ALEGRE APARTMENTS has 1 and 2 bedroom apartments available for Elderly (62 or older), handicap or disable (regardless of age). Laundry and Community room available. 408 Mountain View Drive, Las Vegas, NM 87701. 505-454-0016. TDD 800-659-8331. Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider. 12-3XP

for rent 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Mobile Home in La Veta. Washer/Dryer, trash removal included with a/c. 1st/last/deposit $600/ month. Call 719-742-3863 or 719-989-1382. 04-TFN/EOW

 

VEHICLES

2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, 4″ Lift, Winch, New wheels/tires, Extras! #8715, $28,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 GMC Sierra 1500, Crew Cab, 4X4 SLT, Leather, Navigation, 38k miles! #8739, $32,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Ram 1500, Crew Cab, 4WD, Limited, EcoDiesel, Sunroof, Navigation, #8762, $21950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

Beautiful Irish Setter pups. Text/Call 719-989-3300 or lovelyirishsetters@gmail.com, Website: lovelyirishsetters.com 10-4XU

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

CRAFTMAN 60 gal. upright a/C – One year old new pump, $700 OBO. Call 719-680-9717 or 719-250-1265. 11-3XP 3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

 

Classifieds for March 26, 2020

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS,Quality Motor Oil Sale! Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $33.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $26.00 Techron fuel system cleaner, Buy 1 get 1 free, 11 oz. P-B Blaster aerosol, $3.99. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store! Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING and Upholstery. Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 or (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

REPAIRS & REMODEL Exterior & interior drywall; plaster and paint; repairs welcome. Remodel specialist; bath & kitchen; electrical; upgraded tile. Just call High Plains General Contractors LLC / Jim Sharpe, Walsenburg at 719-989-7853. 41-TFN

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Be Your Own Boss! Snyders-Lance snack foods route servicing Las Animas and Huerfano Counties (CO) and Colfax County (NM) for sale. Profitable turn-key operation includes truck. Motivated seller retiring after 22 years. Owner financing is available WAC. For more information, call 719-859-1603. Leave message and phone number. 30-TFN

 

HELP WANTED

Part Time Summer Docent – The Town of La Veta and the Francisco Fort Museum Board is seeking one individual for a part-time summer docent position, to work an average of 20 hours per week at the Francisco Fort Museum. This is a seasonal position to begin May 7, through October 5. The qualifications/job description and applications are available from the La Veta Town Hall at 209 S. Main St., La Veta, Colorado. This position will work under the supervision of the Museum Director and will be an employee of the Town of La Veta. The Town of La Veta is an EOE. Applications may be sent via mail to Town of La Veta, PO Box 174, La Veta, CO, 81055 and arrive by April 9. Applications will be accepted at the Town Hall until 5:00 p.m. on April 9, 2019. 13-2XU

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-TFN

rosa’s cantina now hiring Bartenders. No experience required. Flexible hours. Starting at $5 + tips, $1 raise every 90 days. Applications at 620 Main St., Walsenburg or call 323-363-1742. 10-4XP

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at JM Tire, 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN

Bookkeeper, First Choice Market accounts receivable position. Will train. Part time Monday – Thursday. Send resume to:Legendswest1018@gmail.com 34-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

THE CITY OF RATON is accepting applications for a full-time Financial Operations Clerk. The successful candidate must have a minimum of at least three (3) Years bookkeeping, accounting, finance, human resources or related experience. Preference given for Associates Degree in business/related filed or any combination of education and experience totaling Three (3) years. Strong written/ oral communication skills, ability to interact with public, accuracy and integrity of work is essential. This position is responsible for purchase order issuance and management. Work includes but is not limited to processing payables, preparing and maintaining vendor files, check registers, various financial reports, processing of employee reimbursements, providing assistance preparing records for annual financial audit and cross training with staff on all other financial related operations. Must have a strong background in computer systems and use of Microsoft Office Software. The salary range will be $16 – $18 per hour depending on experience and qualifications. Applications for this position may be picked up at the City Clerk’s Office at 224 Savage Ave or online at www.ratonNM.gov . For questions, please call Cyndi Parker, HR Director, at (575) 445-9451. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Thursday, April 2, 2020. City of Raton is an Equal Opportunity Employer with excellent benefits and retirement package. 12-2XU

Colfax County Position Available- Website Services Assistant. Pay Status Contract. Reports to IT Director, Salary $5,000.00 annually payable monthly. Date Close Open until filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support for government website. The Website Services Assistant will manage flow of service tickets directly related to Website maintenance from creation to closure. Responsible for content upload and all other maintenance on the website. This position is an integral component in suggesting strategies for optimal use of the portal and supporting other collaborative tools within the organization. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or associate degree with an emphasis on website support, software, or equvalent • Experience performing website maintenance or similar technical duties •OR a combination of education, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position •Excellent written and oral communication skills. •An understanding of web design and navigation •Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based environment. •Technical creativity. PRIMARY DUTIES: •Assist the IT department in completing website projects, assist the IT Director in maintaining content on Colfax County’s external website, and assist users with Web Services requests. •Support the installation, configuration, security, operation and maintenance of all web portal servers, equipment, and software. •Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the web services infrastructure and other related collaboration tools. •Perform system activities on various web platforms. •Provide technical support and/or training for web application access, security, sites and related collaboration tools. •Coordinate with other IT personnel to develop a standardized method of storing, displaying, and accessing information within the County portal. •Maintain current industry knowledge of best practices and procedures for supporting the web services environment. •Ability to read and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. •Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. •Strong verbal and written skills and command of the English language. •Demonstrate proficient typing skills •Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: •Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. •Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. •Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. •The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. •The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 04-TFN

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Administrator of the Vigil Maldonado Detention Center of the Colfax County, provides a wide range of working level in detention center duties intended to secure a safe environment for inmates, co-workers and county citizens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • A high school diploma or GED. • Must be at least 21 years of age. Working conditions: Functions of the position are generally performed in a controlled environment. Many functions of the work post a high degree of hazard and uncertainty. Required to work weekends, holidays and any on call requests. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions.• Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline will remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.colfax. nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17-TFN

 

FOR RENT

Rustic, charming 1 Bdr., fully fenced Pet-friendly rental in La Veta. W/separate art studio. Gardeners paradise, 15+ fruit trees. $700/mo. $700 security dep. Utilities not included. Pet dep. negotiable. No smoking, must have good references, credit. Available now. Call or text 805-448-0929. 13-1XP

CASA ALEGRE APARTMENTS has 1 and 2 bedroom apartments available for Elderly (62 or older), handicap or disable (regardless of age). Laundry and Community room available. 408 Mountain View Drive, Las Vegas, NM 87701. 505-454-0016. TDD 800-659-8331. Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider. 12-3XP

for rent 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Mobile Home in La Veta. Washer/Dryer, trash removal included with a/c. 1st/last/deposit $600/month. Call 719-742-3863 or 719-989-1382. 04-TFN/EOW

HOUSE FOR RENT: 2 bedroom, 1 bath, total remodel, first and last month; $600/mo. Mature adults only. Call 719-738-3827. Landlord pays water and sewer, tenant pays other utilities. 11-3XU

 

VEHICLES

2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, 4″ Lift, Winch, New wheels/tires, Extras! #8715, $28,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 GMC Sierra 1500, Crew Cab, 4X4 SLT, Leather, Navigation, 38k miles! #8739, $32,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Ram 1500, Crew Cab, 4WD, Limited, EcoDiesel, Sunroof, Navigation, #8762, $21950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

Beautiful Irish Setter pups. Text/Call 719-989-3300 or lovelyirishsetters@gmail.com, Website: lovelyirishsetters.com 10-4XU

La Veta pass Kennels. Has spacious outdoor kennels covered. Includes out side play area. Including inside kennels for small dogs. Day boarding available. Call 719-470-9079. 8156 US Hwy 160. 19-TFN

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 49 years of dog grooming experience. Call or text Lisa at 719-989-3300 for an appointment. La Veta. 36-TFN

BOARDING KENNELS – Rio Cucharas Veterinary Clinic has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

CRAFTMAN 60 gal. upright a/C – One year old new pump, $700 OBO. Call 719-680-9717 or 719-250-1265. 11-3XP

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 13-14XP

 

 

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