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Classifieds for April 25, 2019

BUSINESS

mower and saw shop 35 Years, Master Technician, repairing, riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain saws. All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667. 16-8XP

POWER OUTAGES? Are you concerned about electrical power loss from the potential flooding this spring? Call us for a no obligation assessment on what it would cost for you to have a fully automatic standby generator to make sure you stay in power. Dozens of your neighbors have had us provide and install a GENERAC or a KOHLER backup generator that runs off of the house propane tank. Call soon and you will qualify for Extended Warranty Coverage and a 5% Early Bird Discount on the Labor portion of the installation costs. We are a licensed electrical contractor with extensive Generator service training that has served Custer, Huerfano and Las Animas counties for over 30 years. Yes, we do service what we sell and we are authorized to do the warranty work also. We can take your generator installation project from start to finish giving you piece of mind in knowing it was installed correctly. John Palermo, Challenger Electric of So. Co. Inc. 719-784-6208 14-1XU

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5qts. 14.95, 5 qts. Castrol, Pennzoil or Valvoline and CQ red filter, $25.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, SeaFoam, 16oz. $7.99, Lucas Oil or Fuel Treatment, $9.99 qt., Blue DEF, 2.5gl. 2 for $26.00, 12oz. WD-40, $4.99 Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor batteries in stock, hydraulic hoses custom made. 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 www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. 113 total years of counterman experience waiting to serve your automotive parts needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 09-TFN

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

 

HELP WANTED

Community Banks of Colorado is currently seeking a qualified candidate to fill a Universal Banker position in our Walsenburg Banking Center. Strong client service, cash handling and sales experience are needed. For position details and to apply, please visit www.cobnks.com. NBH Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 16-2XU

LAWN MOWER WANTED! You provide the mower and the muscle; I provide the grass and the cash. Residential property in Walsenburg. Give me a call at 289-1394 to discuss price. 17-TFN

The City of Walsenburg is accepting applications for the full-time entry level position of Gas Operator I. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and are subject to pre-employment substance abuse screening as required by state and or federal regulations, job description/requirements attached to application. Applications may be obtained from the Walsenburg Utility office at 525 S. Albert Avenue, Walsenburg, CO, Monday-Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Applications need to be returned to the Walsenburg Utility Office no later than 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday May 7, 2019. 17-1XU

The City of Walsenburg is hiring for the position of Building Inspector for up to 40 hours per week. Starting pay is $20 per hour negotiable depending on experience and certifications. Typical Job duties include but are not limited to the following: Assures the consistent and fair enforcement of State, Federal and City building codes, ordinances and administrative orders. Performs the analysis and review of building plans to determine if proposed construction complies with the International Building Code and other adopted state and local codes, including energy and accessibility regulations. Establishes and maintains inspection standards for the construction of buildings. Develops policies and procedures for the Building Department and acts as an internal consultant in building permit application processing, building plan check and building inspection program areas. Determines occupancy classification of buildings. Interprets building codes and makes final professional and technical determinations for building permit issuance and code enforcement. Inspects for structural and mechanical standards for compliance with the adopted building codes and energy regulations. Assists in the preparation of proposed department budget. Maintains permit plans and inspection records. Coordinates the plan check and building inspection program with other City departments and agencies. Inputs, accesses and analyzes data using a PC based computer. Prepares reports and correspondence. Qualifications: High school diploma or GED. Five (5) years of progressively responsible building inspection experience, including two (2) years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training or work experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position. Possession of, or ability to obtain, ICC Certification as a Commercial Building Inspector and Residential Building Inspector. Valid Colorado Driver’s License. For more information, contact Terry Martin, Deputy City Clerk at 719 695-1031. Applications will be accepted until filled. 15-4XU

Wanted – Accounting Contract Labor for Grant – 3 hours a week $20 an hour for Recreation Center in Walsenburg. Also looking for part-time Executive Director of Recreation Center 8 hours a week $25 an hour. Call Cindy at 719-890-0009 for more information. Positions report to Huerfano Parks and Recreation District Board. 17-1XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Seasonal Laborer for the Road and Bridge Department. This is a full-time seasonal position at 35 hours per week; this position does not qualify for benefits. The hourly rate of pay is $15.00 per hour. Position will perform various tasks for the County Road & Bridge Department. Duties include but are not limited to cattle guard installation, guardrail installation and repair, fence installation and repair, some welding and other duties as assigned. Performs heavy physical labor for extended periods of time in all weather conditions. Physical demands include ability to lift up to 50 pounds, carry, push, pull walk, bend and use arms and hands in operation of tools and equipment. Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Pre-employment drug testing and background check will be required. Job descriptions and applications available at the Human Resource office located at 201 E 5 th Street, Room 26, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on May 6, 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 17-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Temporary Disaster Recovery Manager. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $53,000 – $70,000 depending on qualifications. The Recovery Manager will guide and assist in performing Program Management tasks and activities. As a team member you will be offered the opportunity to work on exciting projects and gain hands on experience working in the field of disaster recovery, compliance, auditing and accounting. Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree fields of study in Accounting, Business, Construction Management or a related field is a plus. A working knowledge of regulatory and statutory compliance for Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster recovery and similar programs/projects is a plus. The Recovery Manager will be under the direction of the County Administrator. A drug test and background check is required. Job description and application are available at the Human Resource office at 201 E 5 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089, second floor room number 26. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Wednesday May 1st, 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 16-2XU

ARTHER ROLLOFFS HAS positions available for Class A CDL drivers. Pay depends on experience. Please call 575-445-8072 for more information. 17-3XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Contract Seasonal Caretaker Maintenance position for the Cuchara Mountain Park area. This is a contract position based on the summer season at a monthly rate to be negotiated at time of hire. Person will be responsible for the care and maintenance of both indoor and outdoor facilities at the Cuchara Mountain Park. Pre-employment drug testing and background check will be required. Job description and applications available at the Huerfano County Human Resource office located at 201 E 5 th Street, Room 26, Walsenburg CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Tuesday, April 30 th , 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 16-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Waste Transfer Station Attendent. This is a permanent part time positon that will work 19 weeks at 40 hours per week and 33 weeks at 24 hours per week. This position does not qualify for benefits. This position is responsible for the daily operation of the Waste Transfer Station, to include accepting payments, running compactor, overseeing recycle bins. Must be proficient in the operation of a back-hoe, front end loader, skid steer. Pre-employment drug testing and background check will be required. Job description and applications available at the Huerfano County Human Resource office located at 201 E 5 th Street, Room 26, Walsenburg CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Tuesday, April 30 th , 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 16-2XU

Southeast Nurse-Family Partnership- Nurse Home Visitor Program is seeking a Registered Nurse to fill a Nurse Home Visitor Position in Las Animas County. Applicants must have a current Colorado nursing license and a valid driver’s license. Applicants must complete the Prowers County Employment Application at www.prowerscounty.net. Email completed application with a resume and copy of current Colorado nursing license to: kwork@prowerscounty.net. For more information visit https://www.nurse-familypartnership.org or or call 719-336-8721ext. 243. 13-5XP

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

The raton public school district is seeking (3) highly motivated Elementary Teachers for the 2019-2020 school year. Applicant(s) must hold a valid N.M. PED Elementary teaching license or be able to obtain a license through reciprocity. Three (3) plus years of experience is preferred. Salary will follow current Certified Salary Schedule and offer excellent benefits. Background check is required upon hiring. Applications can be obtained at www.ratonschools.com or at the Administration Office, 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, NM 87740. Please submit a letter of interest, resume and application to beverly.vukonich@ratonschools.com. Deadline for applications is April 30, 2019. 16-2XU

The raton public school district is seeking a Kindergarten Educational Assistant for the 2019-2020 school year. This is a full time position with excellent benefits. Salary to follow current salary schedule. Background check is required upon hiring. Must be able to obtain a N.M. Public Department Educational Assistant Level 3 license. Applications are available at the Raton Public School Administration Office, 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, NM 87740 or www.ratonschools.com. Please submit a letter of interest, resume and application to Beverly Vukonich at the Administration Office, 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, NM. Deadline for applications is April 30, 2019. 16-2XU

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

OFFICE SPACE for Rent – Local business off Main Street in Walsenburg has an individual office for rent. Space is 13’X12’ with access to conference room (needs to be reserved ahead of time), ample parking and kitchen access. Room is partially furnished and has separate back door entrance for after business hours. Wi-Fi and utilities included. Tenant needs to hook up own phone line. Rent is $305 per month with a 1-year lease. First and last month required. Landlord is looking for professional occupant who can complement the office tenant. Also for rent is a private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. We also have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

HOUSE FOR RENT-May 20, 2019. 2 Bdrm. 1 Ba., front room, dining room, washer/dryer, water, sewer, trash $675/month in Walsenburg. Call 719-250-6069. 17-2XP

For rent 1 Bdrm. small cabin for rent in La Veta. Cruikshank Realty, call Jim 719-989-8739. 10-TFN

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2018 Escape Mini-ultra Light Travel Trailer M181KS 20’9” foot used for 1 trip. 18,000, call 719-659-4541 at the Green Elephant. 17-2XU

FIRE TRUCK FOR SALE La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting sealed bids on for a Fire Engine Truck. Truck is being sold “as is” and description follows. View at the east side of the La Veta Fire Protection District Fire Station, 100 Birch, La Veta, CO. Call Maurice Heikes at 719 742-3341 or leave a message on Fire Station answering machine 719-742-3656 for additional information or to make an appointment. Sealed bids must be received by 5:00 PM prior to the Thursday, May 9, 2019 Board of Directors meeting and be marked “SEALED BID – 1984 Chevy Fire Engine”. Mailing address is: La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. LVFPD reserves right to refuse any/all bids. Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1984 Chev Chassis 5 speed manual transmission, 2-speed rear axle, Pierce/Kodiak Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank. Has foam system and deck gun, 34,656 miles, pump test passed 2017, in-service until 11/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, minimum starting bid is $5,000.00. 16-3XU

2011 CHEVROLET AVEO LS 4 door hatchback-manual in great condition 58,000 miles $4,900. Call 719-941-0196. 16-4XP

2010 Ford F-150, Supercrew, Lariat, 4X4, 5.4L V8, Leather, Sony, New 20″ tires #8513 $16,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 2500, Mega Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 110k miles! #8531 $25,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 3500, Quad Cab, 4X4, Longbed, SLT, 5.9L Cummins, New Tires #8601 $22,450. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 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

 

GARAGE SALE

Garage Sale 302 West Cascade La Veta Friday 8-12, Saturday 8-12. Great Furniture. Free standing stove. Artsy Nic Nacs. 17-1XP

 

LIEN SALES

In accordance with the Self-Service Storage Lien Act {48-11-1 to 48-11-9 NMSA 1978] the following Units will be auctioned on May 23 , 2019 via an online auction conducted J&J Auctioneers. Contact Jaime at 575-224-1400 or Jennie at 575-447-2509 to schedule viewing of units. Units must be cleaned out by 5:00 pm Monday May 27 , 2019, unless other arrangements are made. Picture of units are located on J&J Auctioneers web site www.jandjauction.com. The lots consist of the following items. Unit 12: Johnathon Marchet, Miscellaneous house hold items Unit 43: Ernesto Marquez, Miscellaneous house hold items. 17-3XU

SALE/DISPOSAL ITEMS: All personal property located in the following storage facility spaces will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado Law (CRS 38-21.5-103c.IV). Closet’s Full Storage, 212 Adam Road, Trinidad, CO. Unit# A46 – Lyle Swan Unit# E150 – Johnny Paul Cash Boncarbo, CO 81024 Clayton , NM 88415 Unit# C123 – Amber Drake Unit# E147 – Francis Gurule Colorado Springs, CO 80906 Trinidad, CO 81082 Unit# C132 – Jackie Smith Unit# F93 – Martha Hackett Trinidad, CO 81082 Trinidad, CO 81082 Unit# D69 – Boyd Turner Unit G107 – Jaclyn Valle Trinidad, CO 81082 Trinidad, CO 81082 Unit# D73 – Rose Ann Ortivez Unit# C135 – Valorie Maldonado Trinidad, CO 81082 Trinidad, CO 81082 Unit# D76 – Ernest Quintero Unit# E148 – Candise Maria Aguilar, CO 81020 Trinidad, CO 81082 Unit# E145 – Jeremy Zuniga Unit# F96 – Kasey Ortega Colorado Springs, CO 80816 Trinidad, CO 81082 Unit# F99 – Gabriel James Unit# G112 – Elizabeth Romero Sheridan, WY 82801 Trinidad, CO 81082 Unit# F100 – Jessica Montoya Unit# G117 – Annette Vergilio Trinidad, CO 81082 Trinidad, CO 81082 Unit# F95 – Justin Brackett Trinidad, CO 81082. 17-2XU

 

FOR SALE

for sale belaire fine china “Syracruse” place setting for 12 plus misc. pieces $300. Call 719-742-3999 La Veta. 15-4XP

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. 10-23XP

 

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. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

 

Classifieds for April 18, 2019

BUSINESS

mower and saw shop 35 Years, Master Technician, repairing, riding mowers, walk behind mowers, trimmers, chain saws. All Brands. Saw chains sharpened by master sharpener. bob@719-250-0667. 16-8XP

POWER OUTAGES? Are you concerned about electrical power loss from the potential flooding this spring? Call us for a no obligation assessment on what it would cost for you to have a fully automatic standby generator to make sure you stay in power. Dozens of your neighbors have had us provide and install a GENERAC or a KOHLER backup generator that runs off of the house propane tank. Call soon and you will qualify for Extended Warranty Coverage and a 5% Early Bird Discount on the Labor portion of the installation costs. We are a licensed electrical contractor with extensive Generator service training that has served Custer, Huerfano and Las Animas counties for over 30 years. Yes, we do service what we sell and we are authorized to do the warranty work also. We can take your generator installation project from start to finish giving you piece of mind in knowing it was installed correctly. John Palermo, Challenger Electric of So. Co. Inc. 719-784-6208 14-1XU

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5qts. 14.95, 5 qts. Castrol, Pennzoil or Valvoline and CQ red filter, $25.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, SeaFoam, 16oz. $7.99, Lucas Oil or Fuel Treatment, $9.99 qt., Blue DEF, 2.5gl. 2 for $26.00, 12oz. WD-40, $4.99 Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor batteries in stock, hydraulic hoses custom made. 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 www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. 113 total years of counterman experience waiting to serve your automotive parts needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 09-TFN

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

 

HELP WANTED

The Center Toward Self-Reliance is accepting resumes for and Independent Living Specialist, residing in either Huerfano or Las Animas Counties. The position entails providing case management services for individuals with significant disabilities. If interested please submit resume and cover letter to Bill Edwards at cfd@ilcpueblo.org. 13-4XU

Community Banks of Colorado is currently seeking a qualified candidate to fill a Universal Banker position in our Walsenburg Banking Center. Strong client service, cash handling and sales experience are needed. For position details and to apply, please visit www.cobnks.com. NBH Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 16-2XU

Chaé Organics Cosmetics Manufacturing, Senior Warehouse Manager. Immediate full time opening. Responsibilities include: supervision of warehouse operations including fulfillment, shipping, receiving, processing, recording and distributing supplies and materials; preparing and maintaining detailed records and inventory according to Good Manufacturing Practice compliance. Must have high degree of integrity, solid basic mathematical skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, have high attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and computer skills. Must have a willingness to learn and solve problems. Must be able to lift 40lbs. Must be able to operate forklifts, existing certification a plus. Background check required. Warehouse and supervisory experience is necessary. Salary based on experience. Pick up application at front desk, 23300 US HWY 160, Walsenburg or email resume to ricardo@chaemanufacturing.com. May also email to request full job description. For more details call (719) 695-5542. 16-1XU

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Pueblo West, Colorado has an opening for a Fleet and Equipment Mechanic. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing San Isabel’s fleet and equipment to ensure all company mechanical assets are properly maintained and safe to operate. High School diploma or equivalent is required A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Submit Resume, 3 references and cover letter in pdf format. Email resume to jobs@siea.com or mail resume to Attn: HR Dept., 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, April 19, 2019. No phone calls. 15-2XU

The City of Walsenburg is hiring for the position of Building Inspector for up to 40 hours per week. Starting pay is $20 per hour negotiable depending on experience and certifications. Typical Job duties include but are not limited to the following: Assures the consistent and fair enforcement of State, Federal and City building codes, ordinances and administrative orders. Performs the analysis and review of building plans to determine if proposed construction complies with the International Building Code and other adopted state and local codes, including energy and accessibility regulations. Establishes and maintains inspection standards for the construction of buildings. Develops policies and procedures for the Building Department and acts as an internal consultant in building permit application processing, building plan check and building inspection program areas. Determines occupancy classification of buildings. Interprets building codes and makes final professional and technical determinations for building permit issuance and code enforcement. Inspects for structural and mechanical standards for compliance with the adopted building codes and energy regulations. Assists in the preparation of proposed department budget. Maintains permit plans and inspection records. Coordinates the plan check and building inspection program with other City departments and agencies. Inputs, accesses and analyzes data using a PC based computer. Prepares reports and correspondence. Qualifications: High school diploma or GED. Five (5) years of progressively responsible building inspection experience, including two (2) years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training or work experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position. Possession of, or ability to obtain, ICC Certification as a Commercial Building Inspector and Residential Building Inspector. Valid Colorado Driver’s License. For more information, contact Terry Martin, Deputy City Clerk at 719 695-1031. Applications will be accepted until filled. 15-4XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Temporary Disaster Recovery Manager. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $53,000 – $70,000 depending on qualifications. The Recovery Manager will guide and assist in performing Program Management tasks and activities. As a team member you will be offered the opportunity to work on exciting projects and gain hands on experience working in the field of disaster recovery, compliance, auditing and accounting. Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree fields of study in Accounting, Business, Construction Management or a related field is a plus. A working knowledge of regulatory and statutory compliance for Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster recovery and similar programs/projects is a plus. The Recovery Manager will be under the direction of the County Administrator. A drug test and background check is required. Job description and application are available at the Human Resource office at 201 E 5 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089, second floor room number 26. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Wednesday May 1st, 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 16-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Contract Seasonal Caretaker Maintenance position for the Cuchara Mountain Park area. This is a contract position based on the summer season at a monthly rate to be negotiated at time of hire. Person will be responsible for the care and maintenance of both indoor and outdoor facilities at the Cuchara Mountain Park. Pre-employment drug testing and background check will be required. Job description and applications available at the Huerfano County Human Resource office located at 201 E 5 th Street, Room 26, Walsenburg CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Tuesday, April 30 th , 2019. Huerfano County is anequal opportunity employer. 16-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Waste Transfer Station Attendent. This is a permanent part time positon that will work 19 weeks at 40 hours per week and 33 weeks at 24 hours per week. This position does not qualify for benefits. This position is responsible for the daily operation of the Waste Transfer Station, to include accepting payments, running compactor, overseeing recycle bins. Must be proficient in the operation of a back-hoe, front end loader, skid steer. Pre-employment drug testing and background check will be required. Job description and applications available at the Huerfano County Human Resource office located at 201 E 5 th Street, Room 26, Walsenburg CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Tuesday, April 30 th , 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 16-2XU

Southeast Nurse-Family Partnership- Nurse Home Visitor Program is seeking a Registered Nurse to fill a Nurse Home Visitor Position in Las Animas County. Applicants must have a current Colorado nursing license and a valid driver’s license. Applicants must complete the Prowers County Employment Application at www.prowerscounty.net. Email completed application with a resume and copy of current Colorado nursing license to: kwork@prowerscounty.net. For more information visit https://www.nurse-familypartnership.org or or call 719-336-8721ext. 243. 13-5XP

FRANCISCO FORT MUSEUM PART-TIME SUMMER POSITION 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 position is a seasonal position to begin May 4, through October 5. The qualifications/job description and applications are available from the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave., 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 will be accepted at the Town Hall until 5:00 p.m. on April 27, 2019. 15-2XU

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

The raton public school district is seeking (3) highly motivated Elementary Teachers for the 2019-2020 school year. Applicant(s) must hold a valid N.M. PED Elementary teaching license or be able to obtain a license through reciprocity. Three (3) plus years of experience is preferred. Salary will follow current Certified Salary Schedule and offer excellent benefits. Background check is required upon hiring. Applications can be obtained at www.ratonschools.com or at the Administration Office, 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, NM 87740. Please submit a letter of interest, resume and application to beverly.vukonich@ratonschools.com. Deadline for applications is April 30, 2019. 16-2XU The raton public school district is seeking a Kindergarten Educational Assistant for the 2019-2020 school year. This is a full time position with excellent benefits. Salary to follow current salary schedule. Background check is required upon hiring. Must be able to obtain a N.M. Public Department Educational Assistant Level 3 license. Applications are available at the Raton Public School Administration Office, 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, NM 87740 or www.ratonschools.com. Please submit a letter of interest, resume and application to Beverly Vukonich at the Administration Office, 1550 Tiger Circle, Raton, NM. Deadline for applications is April 30, 2019. 16-2XU

solid waste/road-Pay status non-exempt, reports to County Manager, Salary depending on experience, Date Close until filled. Position Summary: under general direction of the County Manager, supervise all activities of subordinates pertaining to solid waste and road department job duties. Minimum QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GED, Must have valid driver’s license, knowledge of the methods, materials and road operation, as well as care and basic maintenance of equipment. Must be able to pass equipment test at time of interview. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work is outdoors, under various weather conditions with exposure to sun, heat, wind and rain, at times. Cab may or may not have air condition units. Temperature extremes depend on weather conditions. Employee may be exposed to extreme cold and hot temperatures and humid conditions. Employee may be exposed to exhaust fumes, petroleum product odors, dusts and mists. Performs work on uneven or even surfaces which could be concrete, asphalt or natural ground. The working surface may be dry, wet, or greasy. Work is conducted primarily during daylight hours. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, medical examination and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license and retain valid license while employed in this position. Please submit resume to County Human Resources Dept. if you are interested in applying for the position, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 15-TFN

colfax county – road and bridge maintenance operator – RATON, NM. Pay Status Non-Exempt, reports to Road Department Superintendent. Salary depends on experience. Date Close until filled.Position Summary: Under supervision of the County Road Superintendent, performs maintenance on County roads and bridges and other County property and other duties as assigned. Work involves performing semi-skilled tasks to maintain roads and bridges, culverts and cattle guards. Minimum Qualifications •A high school diploma or GED. •Must have Class A CDL. •Must have three (3) years of road experience or relevant. • Must pass road equipment test at time of interview. •Knowledge of the methods, materials and road equipment operation, as well as care and basic maintenance. Working Conditions: •Performs work indoors (25%) and outdoors (75%). Most cabs are enclosed and may or may not have heating and air conditions units. •Temperature extremes depend upon weather conditions. Employee may be exposed to extreme cold and hot temperatures and humid conditions. •Employee may be exposed to noise intermittently while operating equipment. • Employee may be exposed to intermittently body vibration while operating equipment. •Employee is exposed to normal hazards associated with equipment operation and driving perhaps in severe weather conditions and on hazardous terrain. •Employee may be exposed to exhaust fumes, petroleum product odors, dusts and mists. •Performs work on even or uneven surface which could be on concrete, asphalt, or natural ground. Employee may be required to work inclined surfaces or ramps and may use a ladder. The working surface may be dry, wet or greasy. •Employee may work alone with or without direction, may work with one or two people, or with a large group of people. •Work is conducted primarily during daylight hours. Screening and Compliance: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: o Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen, physical and background check. o Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. o 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 COLFAX COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COLFAX COUNTY HR DEPARTMENT, RE: ROAD DEPT. JOB POSTING, PO BOX ¨1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO, bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 13-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

OFFICE SPACE for Rent – Local business off Main Street in Walsenburg has an individual office for rent. Space is 13’X12’ with access to conference room (needs to be reserved ahead of time), ample parking and kitchen access. Room is partially furnished and has separate back door entrance for after business hours. Wi-Fi and utilities included. Tenant needs to hook up own phone line. Rent is $305 per month with a 1-year lease. First and last month required. Landlord is looking for professional occupant who can complement the office tenant. Also for rent is a private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. We also have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

For rent- Historic, furnished studio casita in Raton. Secure neighborhood. $550/mo, plus one month deposit. Includes utilities, wifi, cable TV, fenced yard, small dog okay. Available 4/15. Call 505-681-8551. 14-3XP

For rent 1 Bdrm. small cabin for rent in La Veta. Cruikshank Realty, call Jim 719-989-8739. 10-TFN

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

 

VEHICLES

FIRE TRUCK FOR SALE La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting sealed bids on for a Fire Engine Truck. Truck is being sold “as is” and description follows. View at the east side of the La Veta Fire Protection District Fire Station, 100 Birch, La Veta, CO. Call Maurice Heikes at 719 742-3341 or leave a message on Fire Station answering machine 719-742-3656 for additional information or to make an appointment. Sealed bids must be received by 5:00 PM prior to the Thursday, May 9, 2019 Board of Directors meeting and be marked “SEALED BID – 1984 Chevy Fire Engine”. Mailing address is: La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. LVFPD reserves right to refuse any/all bids. Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1984 Chev Chassis 5 speed manual transmission, 2-speed rear axle, Pierce/Kodiak Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank. Has foam system and deck gun, 34,656 miles, pump test passed 2017, in-service until 11/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, minimum starting bid is $5,000.00. 16-3XU

2011 CHEVROLET AVEO LS 4 door hatchback – manual in great condition. 58,000 miles. $4,900. Call 719-941-0196 16-4XP

2010 Ford F-150, Supercrew, Lariat, 4X4, 5.4L V8, Leather, Sony, New 20″ tires #8513 $16,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 2500, Mega Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 110k miles! #8531 $25,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 3500, Quad Cab, 4X4, Longbed, SLT, 5.9L Cummins, New Tires #8601 $22,450. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 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

for sale belaire fine china “Syracruse” place setting for 12 plus misc. pieces $300. Call 719-742-3999 La Veta. 15-4XP

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. 10-23XP

J & D Lumber/Sawmill, Gardner, CO, 660-466-0505. Don & Judy McClain. Posts, Rails, Logs and Lumber, Beams and Firewood. Cabins and Storage Sheds. 11-4XU

 

 

Classifieds for April 11, 2019

BUSINESS

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

POWER OUTAGES? Are you concerned about electrical power loss from the potential flooding this spring? Call us for a no obligation assessment on what it would cost for you to have a fully automatic standby generator to make sure you stay in power. Dozens of your neighbors have had us provide and install a GENERAC or a KOHLER backup generator that runs off of the house propane tank. Call soon and you will qualify for Extended Warranty Coverage and a 5% Early Bird Discount on the Labor portion of the installation costs. We are a licensed electrical contractor with extensive Generator service training that has served Custer, Huerfano and Las Animas counties for over 30 years. Yes, we do service what we sell and we are authorized to do the warranty work also. We can take your generator installation project from start to finish giving you piece of mind in knowing it was installed correctly. John Palermo, Challenger Electric of So. Co. Inc. 719-784-6208 14-1XU

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5qts. 14.95, 5 qts. Castrol, Pennzoil or Valvoline and CQ red filter, $25.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, SeaFoam, 16oz. $7.99, Lucas Oil or Fuel Treatment, $9.99 qt., Blue DEF, 2.5gl. 2 for $26.00, 12oz. WD-40, $4.99 Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor batteries in stock, hydraulic hoses custom made. 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 www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. 113 total years of counterman experience waiting to serve your automotive parts needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 09-TFN

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

 

HELP WANTED

The Center Toward Self-Reliance is accepting resumes for and Independent Living Specialist, residing in either Huerfano or Las Animas Counties. The position entails providing case management services for individuals with significant disabilities. If interested please submit resume and cover letter to Bill Edwards at cfd@ilcpueblo.org. 13-4XU

Wanted Accounting Contract Labor for Grant 3 hours a week $20 an hour for Recreation Center in Walsenburg. Also looking for part-time Executive Director of Recreation Center 8 hours a week $25 an hour. Call Cindy at 719-890-0009 for more information. Positions report to Huerfano Parks and Recreation District Board. 15-1XU

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Pueblo West, Colorado has an opening for a Fleet and Equipment Mechanic. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing San Isabel’s fleet and equipment to ensure all company mechanical assets are properly maintained and safe to operate. High School diploma or equivalent is required A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Submit Resume, 3 references and cover letter in pdf format. Email resume to jobs@siea.com or mail resume to Attn: HR Dept., 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, April 19, 2019. No phone calls. 15-2XU

The City of Walsenburg is hiring for the position of Building Inspector for up to 40 hours per week. Starting pay is $20 per hour negotiable depending on experience and certifications. Typical Job duties include but are not limited to the following: Assures the consistent and fair enforcement of State, Federal and City building codes, ordinances and administrative orders. Performs the analysis and review of building plans to determine if proposed construction complies with the International Building Code and other adopted state and local codes, including energy and accessibility regulations. Establishes and maintains inspection standards for the construction of buildings. Develops policies and procedures for the Building Department and acts as an internal consultant in building permit application processing, building plan check and building inspection program areas. Determines occupancy classification of buildings. Interprets building codes and makes final professional and technical determinations for building permit issuance and code enforcement. Inspects for structural and mechanical standards for compliance with the adopted building codes and energy regulations. Assists in the preparation of proposed department budget. Maintains permit plans and inspection records. Coordinates the plan check and building inspection program with other City departments and agencies. Inputs, accesses and analyzes data using a PC based computer. Prepares reports and correspondence. Qualifications: High school diploma or GED. Five (5) years of progressively responsible building inspection experience, including two (2) years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training or work experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position. Possession of, or ability to obtain, ICC Certification as a Commercial Building Inspector and Residential Building Inspector. Valid Colorado Driver’s License. For more information, contact Terry Martin, Deputy City Clerk at 719 695-1031. Applications will be accepted until filled. 15-4XU

The City of Walsenburg is seeking interested persons for the position of Aquatic Park Manager for the 2019 season. Job description and requirements are available with applications at the City Clerk’s office at 525 S. Albert Ave. Application will be accepted until April 12 th , 2019 at 4:00 p.m. ADA/EOE. 13-3XU

Southeast Nurse-Family Partnership- Nurse Home Visitor Program is seeking a Registered Nurse to fill a Nurse Home Visitor Position in Las Animas County. Applicants must have a current Colorado nursing license and a valid driver’s license. Applicants must complete the Prowers County Employment Application at www.prowerscounty.net. Email completed application with a resume and copy of current Colorado nursing license to: kwork@prowerscounty.net. For more information visit https://www.nurse-familypartnership.org or or call 719-336-8721ext. 243. 13-5XP

FRANCISCO FORT MUSEUM PART-TIME SUMMER POSITION 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 position is a seasonal position to begin May 4, through October 5. The qualifications/job description and applications are available from the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave., 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 will be accepted at the Town Hall until 5:00 p.m. on April 19, 2019. 15-2XU

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

solid waste/road-Pay status non-exempt, reports to County Manager, Salary depending on experience, Date Close until filled. Position Summary: under general direction of the County Manager, supervise all activities of subordinates pertaining to solid waste and road department job duties. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GED, Must have valid driver’s license, knowledge of the methods, materials and road operation, as well as care and basic maintenance of equipment. Must be able to pass equipment test at time of interview. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work is outdoors, under various weather conditions with exposure to sun, heat, wind and rain, at times. Cab may or may not have air condition units. Temperature extremes depend on weather conditions. Employee may be exposed to extreme cold and hot temperatures and humid conditions. Employee may be exposed to exhaust fumes, petroleum product odors, dusts and mists. Performs work on uneven or even surfaces which could be concrete, asphalt or natural ground. The working surface may be dry, wet, or greasy. Work is conducted primarily during daylight hours. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, medical examination and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license and retain valid license while employed in this position. Please submit resume to County Human Resources Dept. if you are interested in applying for the position, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 15-TFN

colfax county – road and bridge maintenance operator – RATON, NM. Pay Status Non-Exempt, reports to Road Department Superintendent. Salary depends on experience. Date Close until filled.Position Summary: Under supervision of the County Road Superintendent, performs maintenance on County roads and bridges and other County property and other duties as assigned. Work involves performing semi-skilled tasks to maintain roads and bridges, culverts and cattle guards. Minimum Qualifications •A high school diploma or GED. •Must have Class A CDL. •Must have three (3) years of road experience or relevant. • Must pass road equipment test at time of interview. •Knowledge of the methods, materials and road equipment operation, as well as care and basic maintenance. Working Conditions: •Performs work indoors (25%) and outdoors (75%). Most cabs are enclosed and may or may not have heating and air conditions units. •Temperature extremes depend upon weather conditions. Employee may be exposed to extreme cold and hot temperatures and humid conditions. •Employee may be exposed to noise intermittently while operating equipment. • Employee may be exposed to intermittently body vibration while operating equipment. •Employee is exposed to normal hazards associated with equipment operation and driving perhaps in severe weather conditions and on hazardous terrain. •Employee may be exposed to exhaust fumes, petroleum product odors, dusts and mists. •Performs work on even or uneven surface which could be on concrete, asphalt, or natural ground. Employee may be required to work inclined surfaces or ramps and may use a ladder. The working surface may be dry, wet or greasy. •Employee may work alone with or without direction, may work with one or two people, or with a large group of people. •Work is conducted primarily during daylight hours. Screening and Compliance: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: o Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen, physical and background check. o Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. o 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 COLFAX COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COLFAX COUNTY HR DEPARTMENT, RE: ROAD DEPT. JOB POSTING, PO BOX ¨1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO, bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 13-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

OFFICE SPACE for Rent – Local business off Main Street in Walsenburg has an individual office for rent. Space is 13’X12’ with access to conference room (needs to be reserved ahead of time), ample parking and kitchen access. Room is partially furnished and has separate back door entrance for after business hours. Wi-Fi and utilities included. Tenant needs to hook up own phone line. Rent is $305 per month with a 1-year lease. First and last month required. Landlord is looking for professional occupant who can complement the office tenant. Also for rent is a private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. We also have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

For Rent, 1 Bdrm. apartment in Walsenburg, all utilities included. Mature adults only $450 rent/$450 security deposit. No Pets available now 719-738-3827. 15-1XU For Rent, available April 13, 2019, 3 bedroom, one bath , fenced yard , $550 per month and $550 deposit. Call 719-989- 7371 for information and application. 15-1XU

Victorian Duplex for rent in LaVeta. 2 bedroom, 2 bath, wood floors, good back yard and garage for storage. 850.00 plus utilities. Available May 10th Contact LaRissa 808-936-06631. 15-1XU

For rent- Historic, furnished studio casita in Raton. Secure neighborhood. $550/mo, plus one month deposit. Includes utilities, wifi, cable TV, fenced yard, small dog okay. Available 4/15. Call 505-681-8551. 14-3XP

House for Rent in LaVeta available April 5th. 2 bedroom 2 bath. Downtown, courtyard, wood stove, one dog allowed. $800.00 a month plus utilities. Water paid by land lord. Call LaRissa 808-936-0663. 15-1XU

for rent 1 Bdr. House 1 deal for couple. Recently remodeled. Phone 719-738-2603. 15-1XP

For rent 1 Bdrm. small cabin for rent in La Veta. Cruikshank Realty, call Jim 719-989-8739. 10-TFN

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

 

VEHICLES

for sale: 2018 DODGE RAM 2500 8 foot truck bed, brand new, tail lights and bumper included. Never used $3,300. Call Janet 720-473-9783. 14-2XP

2010 Ford F-150, Supercrew, Lariat, 4X4, 5.4L V8, Leather, Sony, New 20″ tires #8513 $16,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 2500, Mega Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, 110k miles! #8531 $25,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 3500, Quad Cab, 4X4, Longbed, SLT, 5.9L Cummins, New Tires #8601 $22,450. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 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

 

LIEN SALE

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Michell Emerson at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Zachary Riddle at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Joseph Muniz at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Joshua Giusti at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Mercedeez Sancio at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of David Webb at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

 

FOR SALE

for sale belaire fine china “Syracruse” place setting for 12 plus misc. pieces $300. Call 719-742-3999 La Veta. 15-4XP

Delicious Heirloom Pork Bundles, Delivered- Naturally raised out on the land in La Veta and USDA processed. Whole, half or smaller bundles available. Free delivery in La Veta area. Best tasting pork not available in stores! Whole hog 130 lbs $580/ half hog 65 lbs $320/ 40 lb bundle $195. Please call Kristina Heim at 719-890-4047 to order. 14-2XU

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. 10-23XP

J & D Lumber/Sawmill, Gardner, CO, 660-466-0505. Don & Judy McClain. Posts, Rails, Logs and Lumber, Beams and Firewood. Cabins and Storage Sheds. 11-4XU

 

Classifieds for April 4, 2019

BUSINESS

POWER OUTAGES? Are you concerned about electrical power loss from the potential flooding this spring? Call us for a no obligation assessment on what it would cost for you to have a fully automatic standby generator to make sure you stay in power. Dozens of your neighbors have had us provide and install a GENERAC or a KOHLER backup generator that runs off of the house propane tank. Call soon and you will qualify for Extended Warranty Coverage and a 5% Early Bird Discount on the Labor portion of the installation costs. We are a licensed electrical contractor with extensive Generator service training that has served Custer, Huerfano and Las Animas counties for over 30 years. Yes, we do service what we sell and we are authorized to do the warranty work also. We can take your generator installation project from start to finish giving you piece of mind in knowing it was installed correctly. John Palermo, Challenger Electric of So. Co. Inc. 719-784-6208 14-1XU

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. Certified state inspector. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5qts. 14.95, 5 qts. Castrol, Pennzoil or Valvoline and CQ red filter, $25.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, SeaFoam, 16oz. $7.99, Lucas Oil or Fuel Treatment, $9.99 qt., Blue DEF, 2.5gl. 2 for $26.00, 12oz. WD-40, $4.99 Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor batteries in stock, hydraulic hoses custom made. 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 www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. 113 total years of counterman experience waiting to serve your automotive parts needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 09-TFN

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

 

WORK WANTED

Work Wanted: Do you have a lot of laundry and not enough time to do it? Call or text for prices and details 719-890-4568. 14-1XP

 

HELP WANTED

Notice is hereby given that the Town of Aguilar is accepting applications for a Town Marshal. Qualified Candidates must be Colorado P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age; have at least one year of field experience preferred, have a High School Diploma or GED, must adhere to policy, procedures and P.O.S.T. orders. Upon hiring a drug test, and background check are required. Salary depends on experience. If interested please mail resume to the Aguilar Town Hall PO BOX 538, Aguilar, CO 81020. Interviews will be conducted by the Board of Trustees. For job descriptions and applications you may contact the Town Administrator at 719-941-4360, or pick up job descriptions and applications at Aguilar Town Hall located at 101 W. Main Street Aguilar, CO, Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Deadline to submit resume is May 10, 2019. Resume must be received to the Town Administrator by 4:00 p.m. on May 10, 2019. The Town of Aguilar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 14-1XU

The Center Toward Self-Reliance is accepting resumes for and Independent Living Specialist, residing in either Huerfano or Las Animas Counties. The position entails providing case management services for individuals with significant disabilities. If interested please submit resume and cover letter to Bill Edwards at cfd@ilcpueblo.org. 13-4XU

The City of Walsenburg is seeking interested persons for the position of Aquatic Park Manager for the 2019 season. Job description and requirements are available with applications at the City Clerk’s office at 525 S. Albert Ave. Application will be accepted until April 12 th , 2019 at 4:00 p.m. ADA/EOE. 13-3XU

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 position is a seasonal position to begin May 4, through October 5. The qualifications/job description and applications are available from the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave., 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 will be accepted at the Town Hall until 5:00 p.m. on April 5, 2019. 13-2XU

Southeast Nurse-Family Partnership- Nurse Home Visitor Program is seeking a Registered Nurse to fill a Nurse Home Visitor Position in Las Animas County. Applicants must have a current Colorado nursing license and a valid driver’s license. Applicants must complete the Prowers County Employment Application at www.prowerscounty.net. Email completed application with a resume and copy of current Colorado nursing license to: kwork@prowerscounty.net. For more information visit https://www.nurse-familypartnership.org or or call 719-336-8721ext. 243.

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

ARTHUR ROLLOFF INC. has positions available for Class A CDL drivers. Pay depends on experience. Please call (575) 445-8072 for more information as well as application pick up times. 14-1XU

colfax county – road and bridge maintenance operator – RATON, NM. Pay Status Non-Exempt, reports to Road Department Superintendent. Salary depends on experience. Date Close until filled.Position Summary: Under supervision of the County Road Superintendent, performs maintenance on County roads and bridges and other County property and other duties as assigned. Work involves performing semi-skilled tasks to maintain roads and bridges, culverts and cattle guards. Minimum Qualifications •A high school diploma or GED. •Must have Class A CDL. •Must have three (3) years of road experience or relevant. • Must pass road equipment test at time of interview. •Knowledge of the methods, materials and road equipment operation, as well as care and basic maintenance. Working Conditions: •Performs work indoors (25%) and outdoors (75%). Most cabs are enclosed and may or may not have heating and air conditions units. •Temperature extremes depend upon weather conditions. Employee may be exposed to extreme cold and hot temperatures and humid conditions. •Employee may be exposed to noise intermittently while operating equipment. • Employee may be exposed to intermittently body vibration while operating equipment. •Employee is exposed to normal hazards associated with equipment operation and driving perhaps in severe weather conditions and on hazardous terrain. •Employee may be exposed to exhaust fumes, petroleum product odors, dusts and mists. •Performs work on even or uneven surface which could be on concrete, asphalt, or natural ground. Employee may be required to work inclined surfaces or ramps and may use a ladder. The working surface may be dry, wet or greasy. •Employee may work alone with or without direction, may work with one or two people, or with a large group of people. •Work is conducted primarily during daylight hours. Screening and Compliance: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: o Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen, physical and background check. o Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. o 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 COLFAX COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COLFAX COUNTY HR DEPARTMENT, RE: ROAD DEPT. JOB POSTING, PO BOX ¨1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO, bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 13-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

OFFICE SPACE for Rent – Local business off Main Street in Walsenburg has an individual office for rent. Space is 13’X12’ with access to conference room (needs to be reserved ahead of time), ample parking and kitchen access. Room is partially furnished and has separate back door entrance for after business hours. Wi-Fi and utilities included. Tenant needs to hook up own phone line. Rent is $305 per month with a 1-year lease. First and last month required. Landlord is looking for professional occupant who can complement the office tenant. Also for rent is a private conference room on an hourly or daily basis for private meetings, closings or other meetings. We also have private parking spaces for rent for those working on Main Street. Call 719-738-6830 for more details. 14-TFN

For rent- Historic, furnished studio casita in Raton. Secure neighborhood. $550/mo, plus one month deposit. Includes utilities, wifi, cable TV, fenced yard, small dog okay. Available 4/15. Call 505-681-8551. 14-3XP

For rent 1 Bdrm. small cabin for rent in La Veta. Cruikshank Realty, call Jim 719-989-8739. 10-TFN

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

 

VEHICLES

for sale: 2018 DODGE RAM 2500 8 foot truck bed, brand new, tail lights and bumper included. Never used $3,300. Call Janet 720-473-9783. 14-2XP

2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, 4X4, Hardtop, Willy’s Edition, Winch, Lifted w/ extras! #8586 $29,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Platinum, 6.7L Powerstroke Dsl., Lifted w/extras! #8584 $43,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2004 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, Manual trans. #8585 $19,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 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

 

AUCTION

STORAGE UNIT AUCTIONS-ATOZ Self Storage, Trinidad, CO, Saturday April 7th at 9:00 AM. Registration fee $10.00. Register morning of auction. Registration opens 8:30 AM. Call 846-1099, AtoZSelfStorage@comcast.com. CASH ONLY. 14-1XP

 

LIEN SALE

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Michell Emerson at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Zachary Riddle at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Joseph Muniz at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Joshua Giusti at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Mercedeez Sancio at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 4/12/19 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of David Webb at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 14-2XU

 

FOR SALE

Delicious Heirloom Pork Bundles, Delivered- Naturally raised out on the land in La Veta and USDA processed. Whole, half or smaller bundles available. Free delivery in La Veta area. Best tasting pork not available in stores! Whole hog 130 lbs $580/ half hog 65 lbs $320/ 40 lb bundle $195. Please call Kristina Heim at 719-890-4047 to order. 14-2XU

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. 10-23XP

J & D Lumber/Sawmill, Gardner, CO, 660-466-0505. Don & Judy McClain. Posts, Rails, Logs and Lumber, Beams and Firewood. Cabins and Storage Sheds. 11-4XU

 

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. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

Classifieds for March 28, 2019

BUSINESS

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5qts. 14.95, 5 qts. Castrol, Pennzoil or Valvoline and CQ red filter, $25.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, SeaFoam, 16oz. $7.99, Lucas Oil or Fuel Treatment, $9.99 qt., Blue DEF, 2.5gl. 2 for $26.00, 12oz. WD-40, $4.99 Motorcycle, ATV and garden tractor batteries in stock, hydraulic hoses custom made. 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 www.carquest.com, www.advance.com. 113 total years of counterman experience waiting to serve your automotive parts needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 09-TFN

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

 

HELP WANTED

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Pueblo West, Colorado has an opening for an Engineering Technician. The successful candidate will be responsible for investigating, surveying, and designing electric distribution and transmission lines in compliance with approved construction specifications through job completion. High School diploma or equivalent is required. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Submit Resume, 3 references and cover letter in pdf format. Email resume to jobs@siea.com or mail resume to Attn: HR Dept., 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, April 5, 2019. No phone calls. 13-1XU

The Center Toward Self-Reliance is accepting resumes for and Independent Living Specialist, residing in either Huerfano or Las Animas Counties. The position entails providing case management services for individuals with significant disabilities. If interested please submit resume and cover letter to Bill Edwards at cfd@ilcpueblo.org. 13-4XU

The City of Walsenburg is seeking interested persons for the position of Aquatic Park Manager for the 2019 season. Job description and requirements are available with applications at the City Clerk’s office at 525 S. Albert Ave. Application will be accepted until April 12 th , 2019 at 4:00 p.m. ADA/EOE. 13-3XU

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 position is a seasonal position to begin May 4, through October 5. The qualifications/job description and applications are available from the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave., 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 will be accepted at the Town Hall until 5:00 p.m. on April 5, 2019. 13-2XU

notice is hereby given that huerfano county is accepting applications for a seasonal grounds maintenance worker. This is a full-time seasonal position at 35 hours per week, this position does not qualify for County Benefits. The rate of pay is $12.00 per hour. The Grounds Maintenance Worker is responsible for maintaining the grounds of all County owned/ managed facilities. For the purpose of this position County grounds are identified as those of the Huerfano County Courthouse, Huerfano County Sheriff’s Department, Fiesta Park, Huerfano County Community Center and the Huerfano County District Attorney’s office (subject to change). Pre-employment drug testing and background check will be required. Job description and applications available through the Walsenburg Work Force Center located at 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Friday, March 29 th , 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 12-2XU

Southeast Nurse-Family Partnership- Nurse Home Visitor Program is seeking a Registered Nurse to fill a Nurse Home Visitor Position in Las Animas County. Applicants must have a current Colorado nursing license and a valid driver’s license. Applicants must complete the Prowers County Employment Application at www.prowerscounty.net. Email completed application with a resume and copy of current Colorado nursing license to: kwork@prowerscounty.net. For more information visit https://www.nurse-familypartnership.org or or call 719-336-8721 ext. 243.

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a fulltime position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 12-2XU

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

colfax county – road and bridge maintenance operator – RATON, NM. Pay Status Non-Exempt, reports to Road Department Superintendent. Salary depends on experience. Date Close until filled.Position Summary: Under supervision of the County Road Superintendent, performs maintenance on County roads and bridges and other County property and other duties as assigned. Work involves performing semi-skilled tasks to maintain roads and bridges, culverts and cattle guards. Minimum Qualifications •A high school diploma or GED. •Must have Class A CDL. •Must have three (3) years of road experience or relevant. • Must pass road equipment test at time of interview. •Knowledge of the methods, materials and road equipment operation, as well as care and basic maintenance. Working Conditions: •Performs work indoors (25%) and outdoors (75%). Most cabs are enclosed and may or may not have heating and air conditions units. •Temperature extremes depend upon weather conditions. Employee may be exposed to extreme cold and hot temperatures and humid conditions. •Employee may be exposed to noise intermittently while operating equiment. • Employee may be exposed to intermittently body vibration while operating equipment. •Employee is exposed to normal hazards associated with equipment operation and driving perhaps in severe weather conditions and on hazardous terrain. •Employee may be exposed to exhaust fumes, petroleum product odors, dusts and mists. •Performs work on even or uneven surface which could be on concrete, asphalt, or natural ground. Employee may be required to work inclined surfaces or ramps and may use a ladder. The working surface may be dry, wet or greasy. •Employee may work alone with or without direction, may work with one or two people, or with a large group of people. •Work is conducted primarily during daylight hours. Screening and Compliance: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: o Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen, physical and background check. o Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. o 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 COLFAX COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COLFAX COUNTY HR DEPARTMENT, RE: ROAD DEPT. JOB POSTING, PO BOX ¨1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO, bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 13-TFN

COLFAX COUNTY MAINTENANCE 11-Pay status non-exempt, reports to Maintenance Supervisor, Salary depending on experience, Date Close April 1, 2019. Position Summary: under general direction of the maintenance supervisor, clean office buildings and other county facilities and the outside grounds and small maintenance duties, as well as moderate maintenance duties .MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GE., Must have 2 years of custodial and 2 years maintenance experience. Knowledge of the methods, materials and custodial equipment operation care and basic maintenance. Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions, related federal, state and local laws pertaining to custodial standards and techniques. Ability to handle service matters independently and ability to command subordinates and direct their activities in a manner that provides efficiency of operations and high employee morale. Ability to develop productive working relationships with the County Manager. Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written English. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work surface is even dry, carpet, or tiled floor. Works alone primarily with or without direction. May work with a group or a team. Employee is required to read and understand the Maintenance Department Loss Control Policy that is provided to him/her. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, medical examination and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license while employed National Safety Defensive Driving Class before driving any County Vehicle. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license while employed National Safety Defensive Driving Class before driving any County Vehicle. Please submit resume to County Human Resources Dept. if you are interested in applying for the position, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 11-3XU

COLFAX COUNTY VECTOR CONTROL TECH. SEASONAL-Pay status contract, reports to County Manager. Date Close April 1, 2019. Position Summary: Under general direction of the County Manager, performs field inspections for the detection control and prevention of mosquitos, indectious insects, and other vectors; safely sprays chemicals under Federal, State and Local environment vector control laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GED. Experience working with pesticides. Education or training in environmental health, environmental science, or environmental technology may be substituted for experience. Must have a valid un-restricted driver’s license, Class D and must obtain a certification for defensive Driving, in order to drive a County Vehicle. Must obtain within one month of hire and maintain New Mexico Department of Agriculture’s Category 8, Public Health Pests Certification, and a Category 7A Structural Pest Certification. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work is outdoors, under various weather conditions with exposure to sun, heat, wind and rain, at times, may work in or around water. When working indoors is under normal temperature conditions. Works alone primarily with or without direction. Employee may be exposed to precarious situations, fumes and airborne particles, potentially toxic and/or caustic chemicals. The work requires considerable and strenuous physical exertion, such as frequent climbing, lifting objects over 50 pounds.; crouching or crawling in restricted areas. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, medical examination and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Please submit resume to County Human Resources Dept. if you are interested in applying for the position, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 11-3XU

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 HOMES (3) FOR RENT-located in La Veta. 3 bedroom 1 bath $700/month, 2 bedroom 2 baths $600/month and 2 bedroom 1 bath w/large storage shed $600/month. All units include water, trash and washer/dryer. 1st, last and deposit required. No Pets. 719-742-3863. 12-2XU

commercial/office spaces and lockable, indoor storage unit with drive-up access for rent in Walsenburg, E. 6th St. Offices approx. 650 sq. ft with 1/2 baths. $30/mo + deposit. Storage 14’ x 40’ $150/mo + deposit. Call 719-406-0454. 10-3XP

For rent 1 Bdrm. small cabin for rent in La Veta. Cruikshank Realty, call Jim 719-989-8739. 10-TFN

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, 4X4, Hardtop, Willy’s Edition, Winch, Lifted w/ extras! #8586 $29,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Platinum, 6.7L Powerstroke Dsl., Lifted w/extras! #8584 $43,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2004 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, Manual trans. #8585 $19,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 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. 10-23XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Somebody should buy this business! Excellent opportunity for energetic individual or couple. Protected area for second largest snack food manufacturer in U S. Turn key operation. Truck included. Owner financing WAC. Present owner retiring after 22 years. Call 719-859-1603. Leave message. 2-12XU

 

WANTED

J & D Lumber/Sawmill, Gardner, CO, 660-466-0505. Don & Judy McClain. Posts, Rails, Logs and Lumber, Beams and Firewood. Cabins and Storage Sheds. 11-4XU

 

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. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

 

Classifieds for March 21, 2019

BUSINESS

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Oil and Red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, CQ 15w40 Diesel Oil, $11.99 gl., PB Blaster penetrant, 11 oz. can $3.99, Blue DEF, buy one, get one for 50% off Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. 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 HYPERLINK http://www.carquest.com www.carquest.com www.advance.com “113 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 09-TFN

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

 

HELP WANTED

notice is hereby given that huerfano county is accepting applications for a seasonal grounds maintenance worker. This is a full-time seasonal position at 35 hours per week, this position does not qualify for County Benefits. The rate of pay is $12.00 per hour. The Grounds Maintenance Worker is responsible for maintaining the grounds of all County owned/ managed facilities. For the purpose of this position County grounds are identified as those of the Huerfano County Courthouse, Huerfano County Sheriff’s Department, Fiesta Park, Huerfano County Community Center and the Huerfano County District Attorney’s office (subject to change). Pre-employment drug testing and background check will be required. Job description and applications available through the Walsenburg Work Force Center located at 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Friday, March 29 th , 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 12-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a fulltime position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 12-2XU

The City of Walsenburg is currently seeking letters of interest for the position of City Treasurer. Candidates must be at least eighteen (18) years old, be a U.S. Citizen, and a resident of the City of Walsenburg for at least 12 consecutive months at time of application. Position pays $105.10 per month. Job descriptions are available at City Hall, 525 S. Albert Ave. Please return letter of interest and current resume emphasizing financial background to the office of the City Clerk, 525 S. Albert Ave. Deadline for letter of interest is April 1, 2019. ADA/EOE 11-2XU

The Aguilar School District RE-6 is now accepting applications for a district wide paraprofessional. The position dates will be immediately until May 30, 2019. New hires may be subject to a background check and drug test prior to employment. Please visit the Aguilar School District RE-6 website for an application at www.aguilarschools.com or call the Superintendent, Stacy Houser at 719-941-4188 Ext. 239 for more information. 12-1XU

Huerfano School District Re-1- is accepting applications for District Custodian. Also accepting Substitute Teachers, Cooks, and Custodians applications. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for details. Open until filled. EOE 11-2XU

ONSITE RANGE CARETAKER- The Trinidad State Junior College Educational Foundation is accepting applications for an onsite caretaker for the maintenance and operation of the Prator Gun Range. A working knowledge of general facilities maintenance is required. Must have or be willing to obtain Range Safety Officer or NRA Firearms Certifications. Other duties include opening the range on scheduled basis for patrons, overseeing range safety and decorum, collecting fees, and coordinating volunteer schedules. Living quarters provided as compensation. Interested individuals should send letter of interest and resume to Toni DeAngelis, Foundation Executive Director via email at tsjcef@gmail.com. Application deadline is March 28, 2019 at 5:00pm. 11-2XU

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

 

WORK WANTED

work wanted-Private caretaker for elderly or others has opening for new clients. Over 30 years experience, senior advisor, references available. Call 719-859-1906. Flexible schedule, nights and weekends. 10-3XU

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

COLFAX COUNTY MAINTENANCE 11-Pay status non-exempt, reports to Maintenance Supervisor, Salary depending on experience, Date Close April 1, 2019. Position Summary: under general direction of the maintenance supervisor, clean office buildings and other county facilities and the outside grounds and small maintenance duties, as well as moderate maintenance duties .MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GE., Must have 2 years of custodial and 2 years maintenance experience. Knowledge of the methods, materials and custodial equipment operation care and basic maintenance. Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions, related federal, state and local laws pertaining to custodial standards and techniques. Ability to handle service matters independently and ability to command subordinates and direct their activities in a manner that provides efficiency of operations and high employee morale. Ability to develop productive working relationships with the County Manager. Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written English. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work surface is even dry, carpet, or tiled floor. Works alone primarily with or without direction. May work with a group or a team. Employee is required to read and understand the Maintenance Department Loss Control Policy that is provided to him/her. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, medical examination and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license while employed National Safety Defensive Driving Class before driving any County Vehicle. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license while employed National Safety Defensive Driving Class before driving any County Vehicle. Please submit resume to County Human Resources Dept. if you are interested in applying for the position, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 11-3XU

COLFAX COUNTY VECTOR CONTROL TECH. SEASONAL-Pay status contract, reports to County Manager. Date Close April 1, 2019. Position Summary: Under general direction of the County Manager, performs field inspections for the detection control and prevention of mosquitos, indectious insects, and other vectors; safely sprays chemicals under Federal, State and Local environment vector control laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GED. Experience working with pesticides. Education or training in environmental health, environmental science, or environmental technology may be substituted for experience. Must have a valid un-restricted driver’s license, Class D and must obtain a certification for defensive Driving, in order to drive a County Vehicle. Must obtain within one month of hire and maintain New Mexico Department of Agriculture’s Category 8, Public Health Pests Certification, and a Category 7A Structural Pest Certification. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work is outdoors, under various weather conditions with exposure to sun, heat, wind and rain, at times, may work in or around water. When working indoors is under normal temperature conditions. Works alone primarily with or without direction. Employee may be exposed to precarious situations, fumes and airborne particles, potentially toxic and/or caustic chemicals. The work requires considerable and strenuous physical exertion, such as frequent climbing, lifting objects over 50 pounds.; crouching or crawling in restricted areas. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, medical examination and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Please submit resume to County Human Resources Dept. if you are interested in applying for the position, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 11-3XU

Certified or uncertified deputy-Colfax County. Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Date close Open until position filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision on Sheriff, Undersheriff of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. 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. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. 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. * Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s Office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s Office, RE: Sheriff’s Office Job Posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsamora@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. 06-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 HOMES (3) FOR RENT-located in La Veta. 3 bedroom 1 bath $700/month, 2 bedroom 2 baths $600/month and 2 bedroom 1 bath w/large storage shed $600/month. All units include water, trash and washer/dryer. 1st, last and deposit required. No Pets. 719-742-3863. 12-2XU

commercial/office spaces and lockable, indoor storage unit with drive-up access for rent in Walsenburg, E. 6th St. Offices approx. 650 sq. ft with 1/2 baths. $30/mo + deposit. Storage 14’ x 40’ $150/mo + deposit. Call 719-406-0454. 10-3XP

For rent 1 Bdrm. small cabin for rent in La Veta. Cruikshank Realty, call Jim 719-989-8739. 10-TFN

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

APPLICATIONS are now being accepted at the Sommerset Apartments. Immediate Move-Ins on 1 and 2 bedrooms. Apply at 1229 State St. Raton, NM. 575-445-5609. TTY 1-800-659-8331. Equal Housing Opportunity, and handicap accessible. 38-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, 4X4, Hardtop, Willy’s Edition, Winch, Lifted w/ extras! #8586 $29,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 Ford F-350, Crew Cab, 4X4, Platinum, 6.7L Powerstroke Dsl., Lifted w/extras! #8584 $43,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2004 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.9L Cummins Diesel, Manual trans. #8585 $19,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 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

 

LIEN SALE

NOTICE IS HERBY GIVEN that on March 25, 2019 the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St. in Walsenburg. Storage Unit #44 occupied by Fawn Maestes is listed as: dresser, box spring and mattress, 7 or 8 boxes and 4 or 5 bags. 11-2XU

NOTICE IS HERBY GIVEN that on March 25, 2019 the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St. in Walsenburg. Storage Unit #27 occupied by Meghan Bobian is listed as: bike, 5 or 6 tires and rims, kids toys, 15 bags, and clothes. 11-2XU

 

MOVING SALE

MOVING SALE-Fri thru Sat. 3/22 – 3/24 10am to 4pm each day. Items include: DR Chipper, Snow blower, 10in Table Saw, scaffolding, tools; Lots of furniture and more. Cash Only. 71 Moose Trail, Walsenburg. 12-1XP

 

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. 10-23XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Somebody should buy this business! Excellent opportunity for energetic individual or couple. Protected area for second largest snack food manufacturer in U S. Turn key operation. Truck included. Owner financing WAC. Present owner retiring after 22 years. Call 719-859-1603. Leave message. 2-12XU

 

WANTED

J & D Lumber/Sawmill, Gardner, CO, 660-446-0505. Don & Judy McClain. Posts, Rails, Logs and Lumber, Beams and Firewood. Cabins and Storage Sheds. 11-4XU

 

FOR SALE

Delicious Heirloom Pork Bundles, Delivered- Naturally raised out on the land in La Veta and USDA processed. Whole, half or smaller bundles available. Free delivery in La Veta area. Best tasting pork not available in stores! Whole hog 130 lbs $580/ half hog 65 lbs $320/ 40 lb bundle $195. Please call Kristina Heim at 719-890-4047 to order. 12-1XP

 

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. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

Classifieds for March 14, 2019

BUSINESS

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Oil and Red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, CQ 15w40 Diesel Oil, $11.99 gl., PB Blaster penetrant, 11 oz. can $3.99, Blue DEF, buy one, get one for 50% off Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. 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 www.carquest.com www.advance.com “113 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 09-TFN

Experienced Independent Contractor for hire! All areas of Construction, Remodels and Renovations. Call, Text or E-Mail Joshua Gallegos 719-766-3372 Joshuacolorado1107@gmail.com. 08-4XP

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0rr (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

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

 

HELP WANTED

The City of Walsenburg is currently seeking letters of interest for the position of City Treasurer. Candidates must be at least eighteen (18) years old, be a U.S. Citizen, and a resident of the City of Walsenburg for at least 12 consecutive months at time of application. Position pays $105.10 per month. Job descriptions are available at City Hall, 525 S. Albert Ave. Please return letter of interest and current resume emphasizing financial background to the office of the City Clerk, 525 S. Albert Ave. Deadline for letter of interest is April 1, 2019. ADA/EOE 11-2XU

Huerfano County Government is soliciting Contractor’s Pre-qualification Applications from General Contracting Firms interested in being Pre-Qualified for Emergency Watershed Protection Projects in Huerfano County, Colorado. Firms will be required to be Pre-Qualified in order to offer a sealed proposal through a separate solicitation based on bid documents that will be provided by NRCS. Pre-Qualification packets are available online at fire.huerfano.us, Spring Fire Recovery Information Portal. Pre-Qualified application packets will be accepted at the Board of County Commissioners office, 401 Main Street Ste 201, Walsenburg, CO 81089 until 4:00 p.m. March 22, 2019. 10-2XU

Huerfano School District Re-1-is accepting applications for District Custodian. Also accepting Substitute Teachers, Cooks, and Custodians applications. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, Colorado 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for details. Open until filled. EOE 11-2XU

ONSITE RANGE CARETAKER-The Trinidad State Junior College Educational Foundation is accepting applications for an onsite caretaker for the maintenance and operation of the Prator Gun Range. A working knowledge of general facilities maintenance is required. Must have or be willing to obtain Range Safety Officer or NRA Firearms Certifications. Other duties include opening the range on scheduled basis for patrons, overseeing range safety and decorum, collecting fees, and coordinating volunteer schedules. Living quarters provided as compensation. Interested individuals should send letter of interest and resume to Toni DeAngelis, Foundation Executive Director via email at tsjcef@gmail.com. Application deadline is March 28, 2019 at 5:00pm. 11-1XU

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

 

WORK WANTED

work wanted-Private caretaker for elderly or others has opening for new clients. Over 30 years experience, senior advisor, references available. Call 719-859-1906. Flexible schedule, nights and weekends. 09-3XU

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

COLFAX COUNTY MAINTENANCE 11-Pay status non-exempt, reports to Maintenance Supervisor, Salary depending on experience, Date Close April 1, 2019. Position Summary: under general direction of the maintenance supervisor, clean office buildings and other county facilities and the outside grounds and small maintenance duties, as well as moderate maintenance duties .MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GE., Must have 2 years of custodial and 2 years maintenance experience. Knowledge of the methods, materials and custodial equipment operation care and basic maintenance. Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions, related federal, state and local laws pertaining to custodial standards and techniques. Ability to handle service matters independently and ability to command subordinates and direct their activities in a manner that provides efficiency of operations and high employee morale. Ability to develop productive working relationships with the County Manager. Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written English. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work surface is even dry, carpet, or tiled floor. Works alone primarily with or without direction. May work with a group or a team. Employee is required to read and understand the Maintenance Department Loss Control Policy that is provided to him/her. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, medical examination and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license while employed National Safety Defensive Driving Class before driving any County Vehicle. Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license while employed National Safety Defensive Driving Class before driving any County Vehicle. Please submit resume to County Human Resources Dept. if you are interested in applying for the position, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 11-3XU

COLFAX COUNTY VECTOR CONTROL TECH. SEASONAL-Pay status contract, reports to County Manager. Date Close April 1, 2019. Position Summary: Under general direction of the County Manager, performs field inspections for the detection control and prevention of mosquitos, indectious insects, and other vectors; safely sprays chemicals under Federal, State and Local environment vector control laws. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GED. Experience working with pesticides. Education or training in environmental health, environmental science, or environmental technology may be substituted for experience. Must have a valid un-restricted driver’s license, Class D and must obtain a certification for defensive Driving, in order to drive a County Vehicle. Must obtain within one month of hire and maintain New Mexico Department of Agriculture’s Category 8, Public Health Pests Certification, and a Category 7A Structural Pest Certification. WORKING CONDITIONS: Primary work is outdoors, under various weather conditions with exposure to sun, heat, wind and rain, at times, may work in or around water. When working indoors is under normal temperature conditions. Works alone primarily with or without direction. Employee may be exposed to precarious situations, fumes and airborne particles, potentially toxic and/or caustic chemicals. The work requires considerable and strenuous physical exertion, such as frequent climbing, lifting objects over 50 pounds.; crouching or crawling in restricted areas. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, medical examination and pre-employment drug screening. Employee must comply with the Personnel Ordinance and Guidelines of the County. Please submit resume to County Human Resources Dept. if you are interested in applying for the position, P.O. Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer. 11-3XU

Certified or uncertified deputy-Colfax County. Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Date close Open until position filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision on Sheriff, Undersheriff of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. 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. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. 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. * Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s Office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s Office, RE: Sheriff’s Office Job Posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsamora@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. 06-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

commercial/office spaces and lockable, indoor storage unit with drive-up access for rent in Walsenburg, E. 6th St. Offices approx. 650 sq. ft with 1/2 baths. $30/mo + deposit. Storage 14’ x 40’ $150/mo + deposit. Call 719-406-0454. 10-3XP

For rent 1 Bdrm. small cabin for rent in La Veta. Cruikshank Realty, call Jim 719-989-8739. 10-TFN

COTTAGE at 323 W. 7th, Walsenburg. One room/full bath (shower) located at rear of property. Parking on 7th St (small vehicle may fit through sliding door at rear alley access). Water, reasonable electric usage, kitchen, access to washer/dryer and internet included. Available January 1st, 2019. Lease six months. $525/month due 1st day of month. Late fee of $50 due with late rent rent payment. Three-day notice to vacate on second late rent payment, or on the 5th day of first late payment. Not included- parking on premise, snow removal, lawn maintenance, trash pickup. Application available 719-248-7814. 10-2XU

HOME AVAILABLE- Fully furnished 2 bedroom 1 bath available for 6 month lease. Located only blocks from downtown La Veta at 301 West Ryus, enjoy privacy with great views. Offered fro $950 per month plus electricity. Please contact Todd Coleman 303-995-5372. 11-1XP

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

APPLICATIONS are now being accepted at the Sommerset Apartments. Immediate Move-Ins on 1 and 2 bedrooms. Apply at 1229 State St. Raton, NM. 575-445-5609. TTY 1-800-659-8331. Equal Housing Opportunity, and handicap accessible. 38-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2009 Ford F-250, Regular Cab, 4X4, XLT, 5.4L V8, Longbed, 1-owner #8574 $9,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc., 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2010 GMC Sierra 3500HD, Crew, 4X4, DRW, 6.0L V8 Gas, 1-owner #8573 $17,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2017 Toyota Tacoma, Double Cab, 4X4, TRD, Navigation, Sunroof, 1-owner #8583 $31,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

­ SALE OF SURPLUS EQUIPMENT-LA VETA SCHOOL DISTRICT (RE-2), La Veta, Colorado has two vehicles that have been declared surplus and available for sale to the highest bidder. The vehicles are: 2000 Ford Expedition Vin 1FMRU1660YLB92877 CSDSIP Value $3122 Mileage Est. 107993, 1996 Chevy Suburban Vin 3GNFK16RXTG127510 CSDSIP Value $3749 Mileage Est. 124029 AS IS Condition. Buyer responsible for removal. Minimum bid per vehicle $250.00. Interested parties can obtain additional information by emailing Transportation Director, Gaye Davis at gaye.davis@lvk12.org. Equipment can be viewed by appointment only. Bids must be submitted to the District administrative office by 9:30 am on Thursday, March 21st in a sealed envelope clearly identified on the front as “Surplus Vehicles.” A public bid opening will be conducted in the school cafeteria at 10:00 am on Thursday, March 21st. All questions or correspondence should be directed to Surplus Equipment, La Veta School District Re2 126 E. Garland, P.O. Box 85, La Veta CO 81055 or contact Gaye Davis at gaye.davis@lvk12.org. 11-1XU

 

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

 

LIEN SALE

NOTICE IS HERBY GIVEN that on March 25, 2019 the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St. in Walsenburg. Storage Unit #44 occupied by Fawn Maestes is listed as: dresser, box spring and mattress, 7 or 8 boxes and 4 or 5 bags. 11-2XU

NOTICE IS HERBY GIVEN that on March 25, 2019 the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St. in Walsenburg. Storage Unit #27 occupied by Meghan Bobian is listed as: bike, 5 or 6 tires and rims, kids toys, 15 bags, and clothes. 11-2XU

 

MISC.

FREE BOARD/PASTURE & BARN WANTED, one very gentle horse to board with 3 young goats(raised with a baby colt). Barn open 24/7. Excellent driveway to barn, 1.5 milese east of Main Street, La Veta. Call Susie Brokaw, home 719-742-6036 or cell 719-659-0102. 09-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. 10-23XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Somebody should buy this business! Excellent opportunity for energetic individual or couple. Protected area for second largest snack food manufacturer in U S. Turn key operation. Truck included. Owner financing WAC. Present owner retiring after 22 years. Call 719-859-1603. Leave message. 2-12XU

 

WANTED

RELOADING SUPPLIES – Brass cases, bullets, ammunition, dies, presses, gun belts, holsters, other leather goods, powder measures, anything firearms related. Call me at 719-989-7056. 35-TFN

J & D Lumber/Sawmill, Gardner, CO, 660-446-0505. Don & Judy McClain. Posts, Rails, Logs and Lumber, Beams and Firewood. Cabins and Storage Sheds. 11-4XU

 

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. 719-738-1992 02-TFN

Classifieds for March 7, 2019

BUSINESS

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Oil and Red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, CQ 15w40 Diesel Oil, $11.99 gl., PB Blaster penetrant, 11 oz. can $3.99, Blue DEF, buy one, get one for 50% off Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. 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 HYPERLINK “http://www.carquest.com” www.carquest.com www.advance.com “113 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 09-TFN

Experienced Independent Contractor for hire! All area’s of Construction, Remodels and Renovations. Call, Text or E-Mail Joshua Gallegos 719-766-3372 Joshuacolorado1107@gmail.com. 08-4XP

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

 

HELP WANTED

PART-TIME DISTRICT SECRETARY-La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting resumes for the position of District Secretary. This is a part-time position with no benefits. Qualified candidates must have computer experience, organizational skills, must work well with the public and have basic accounting skills. Experience in QuickBooks, along with knowledge of special district procedures is desirable. The LVFPD is an EOE employer. Submit resumes to La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. Application period will remain open until the position is filled. 03-TFN

The Walsenburg Early Learning Center is taking applications for an Early Learning Teacher. Must have Early Childhood experience and classes. Apply at 100 West Spruce. 09-2XU

Natural Resource Technicians (NRT1 & NRT2) Job Type: Summer Seasonal,Location: Huerfano County, Colorado,Salary: $15.50 – $18.00 (based on experience). Closing: 3/14/19. Job Definitions: Natural Resource Tech 1-Entry level position with some related education and/or work experience. Natural Resource Tech 2 -Candidate has experience operating chainsaws; leadership experience; qualified as S-212 Feller 1 or 2; some wildland fire experience and related education and/or work experience. Natural Resource Tech 2 will act in a leadership role. For full job description and how to submit resume visit arkcollaborative.org. Submit resume to chelsey@arkcollaborative.org. 10-1XU

Huerfano County Government is soliciting Contractor’s Pre-qualification Applications from General Contracting Firms interested in being Pre-Qualified for Emergency Watershed Protection Projects in Huerfano County, Colorado. Firms will be required to be Pre-Qualified in order to offer a sealed proposal through a separate solicitation based on bid documents that will be provided by NRCS. Pre-Qualification packets are available online at fire.huerfano.us, Spring Fire Recovery Information Portal. Pre-Qualified application packets will be accepted at the Board of County Commissioners office, 401 Main Street Ste 201, Walsenburg, CO 81089 until 4:00 p.m. March 22, 2019. 10-2XU

We’re Growing! Sangre de Cristo Hospice is looking for a PT Medical Records Unit Clerk to join our dynamic team in our Trinidad office. Sangre de Cristo Hospice is the Southern Colorado leader in enhancing the quality of life and maintaining the integrity of individuals and their families in need of supportive or end-of-life services by offering symptom management, support, comfort, and compassion. The ideal candidate will have: ·1 year of Medical Records experience ·Hospice knowledge a plus ·Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record for occasional travel between sites as needed. The key to our success is our dynamic team of compassionate, dedicated, and experienced individuals. If you fit this description, we want to meet you! Submit your application now to join the best in the Hospice industry! Please apply online at www.sangre.org or in person at 1502 E. Main St. Trinidad, CO. Sangre de Cristo Hospice offers a competitive wage based on experience. Sangre de Cristo Hospice is a proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 09-2XU

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

 

WORK WANTED

work wanted-Private caretake for elderly or others has opening for new clients. Over 30 years experience, senior advisor, references available. Call 719-859-1906. Flexible schedule, nights and weekends. 09-3XU

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Certified or uncertified deputy-Colfax County. Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Date close Open until position filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision on Sheriff, Undersheriff of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. 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. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. 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. * Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s Office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s Office, RE: Sheriff’s Office Job Posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email to bsamora@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. 06-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

Youth Heartline is hiring! Youth Heartline is a small non-profit with offices in Taos and Raton, and is launching a “new program” to provide much needed services to parents and children struggling with substance abuse. Youth Heartline is looking to hire a half-time Outreach/Support staff based in our Raton office, and a full-time Program Manager (based in either our Taos or Raton office, travel will be required to and from Raton and Taos, N.M. The New positions are salaried and come with benefits to include health, dental, and leave! All applicants are encouraged to visit our website www.youthheartline.org, to learn more about Youth Heartline. The website provides job descriptions for each position and an application form with instructions to formally apply. 09-2XP

 

FOR RENT

commercial/office spaces and lockable, indoor storage unit with drive-up access for rent in Walsenburg, E. 6th St. Offices approx. 650 sq. ft with 1/2 baths. $30/mo + deposit. Storage 14’ x 40’ $150/mo + deposit. Call 719-406-0454. 10-3XP

For rent in La Veta, single wide mobile home, 3 bedroom, 1 bath. Call 719-989-7371 for information. 10-1XU

For rent 1 Bdrm. small cabin for rent in La Veta. Cruikshank Realty, call Jim 719-989-8739. 10-TFN

COTTAGE at 323 W. 7th, Walsenburg. One room/full bath (shower) located at rear of property. Parking on 7th St (small vehicle may fit through sliding door at rear alley access). Water, reasonable electric usage, kitchen, access to washer/dryer and internet included. Available January 1st, 2019. Lease six months. $525/month due 1st day of month. Late fee of $50 due with late rent rent payment. Three-day notice to vacate on second late rent payment, or on the 5th day of first late payment. Not included- parking on premise, snow removal, lawn maintenance, trash pickup. Application available 719-248-7814. 10-2XU

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

APPLICATIONS are now being accepted at the Sommerset Apartments. Immediate Move-Ins on 1 and 2 bedrooms. Apply at 1229 State St. Raton, NM. 575-445-5609. TTY 1-800-659-8331. Equal Housing Opportunity, and handicap accessible. 38-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2009 Ford F-250, Regular Cab, 4X4, XLT, 5.4L V8, Longbed, 1-owner #8574 $9,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2010 GMC Sierra 3500HD, Crew, 4X4, DRW, 6.0L V8 Gas, 1-owner #8573 $17,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2017 Toyota Tacoma, Double Cab, 4X4, TRD, Navigation, Sunroof, 1-owner #8583 $31,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 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

 

MISC

FREE BOARD/PASTURE & BARN WANTED, one very gentle horse to board with 3 young goats(raised with a baby colt). Barn open 24/7. Excellent driveway to barn. East of Main Street, La Veta. Call Susie Brokaw, home 719-742-6036 or cell 719-659-0102. 09-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. 10-23XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Somebody should buy this business! Excellent opportunity for energetic individual or couple. Protected area for second largest snack food manufacturer in U S. Turn key operation. Truck included. Owner financing WAC. Present owner retiring after 22 years. Call 719-859-1603. Leave message. 2-12XU

 

WANTED

RELOADING SUPPLIES – Brass cases, bullets, ammunition, dies, presses, gun belts, holsters, other leather goods, powder measures, anything firearms related. Call me at 719-989-7056. 35-TFN

 

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. 719-738-1992 02-TFN

Classifieds for February 28, 2019

BUSINESS

KNIGHT’S CUSTOM HOUSEKEEPING-Designed to suit your needs, professional clean. Trained at Spanish Peaks Regional Health Care in 2017, $12/hr. with a 2 hour minimum. Call Carla for details 719-738-2101. 07-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Oil and Red filter, $21.99, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, CQ 15w40 Diesel Oil, $11.99 gl., PB Blaster penetrant, 11 oz. can $3.99, Blue DEF, buy one, get one for 50% off Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. 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 www.carquest.com www.advance.com “113 Total years of Counterman Experience Waiting to serve your Automotive Parts Needs!” Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 09-TFN

Experienced Independent Contractor for hire! All areas of Construction, Remodels and Renovations. Call, Text or E-Mail Joshua Gallegos 719-766-3372 Joshuacolorado1107@gmail.com. 08-4XP

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

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

 

HELP WANTED

PART-TIME DISTRICT SECRETARY-La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting resumes for the position of District Secretary. This is a part-time position with no benefits. Qualified candidates must have computer experience, organizational skills, must work well with the public and have basic accounting skills. Experience in QuickBooks, along with knowledge of special district procedures is desirable. The LVFPD is an EOE employer. Submit resumes to La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. Application period will remain open until the position is filled. 03-TFN

The Walsenburg Early Learning Center is taking applications for an Early Learning Teacher. Must have Early Childhood experience and classes. Apply at 100 West Spruce. 09-2XU

Ref-Chem, L.P. an established (engineering, construction & maintenance) company since 1957 is currently seeking a plant maintenance employee for an open position at the Sheep Mountain CO2 production facility near Walsenburg, CO. Pay is determined by experience. Qualified applicants should have good people skills, be able to work as a team, have knowledge of computer operating systems, and have the ability to work safe. Current CDL and experience operating a motor grader and water truck preferred. General mechanic and compressor mechanic skills also preferred. This is a full time position with the following benefits provided: vacation, retirement, paid holidays, medical, dental and life insurance. PLEASE SEND RESUME TO: E-mail: Donny.Lance@ref-chem.com Call 806-543-6932 for more information. REF-CHEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 09-1XP

We’re Growing! Sangre de Cristo Hospice is looking for a PT Medical Records Unit Clerk to join our dynamic team in our Trinidad office. Sangre de Cristo Hospice is the Southern Colorado leader in enhancing the quality of life and maintaining the integrity of individuals and their families in need of supportive or end-of-life services by offering symptom management, support, comfort, and compassion. The ideal candidate will have: ·1 year of Medical Records experience ·Hospice knowledge a plus ·Must have a valid driver’s license and safe driving record for occasional travel between sites as needed. The key to our success is our dynamic team of compassionate, dedicated, and experienced individuals. If you fit this description, we want to meet you! Submit your application now to join the best in the Hospice industry! Please apply online at www.sangre.org or in person at 1502 E. Main St. Trinidad, CO. Sangre de Cristo Hospice offers a competitive wage based on experience. Sangre de Cristo Hospice is a proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 09-2XU

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

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. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 08-2XU

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Certified or uncertified deputy-Colfax County. Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Date close Open until position filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision on Sheriff, Undersheriff of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. 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. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. 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. * Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s Office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s Office, RE: Sheriff’s Office Job Posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or send email to bsamora@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. 06-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

Youth Heartline is hiring! Youth Heartline is a small non-profit with offices in Taos and Raton, and is launching a “new program” to provide much needed services to parents and children struggling with substance abuse. Youth Heartline is looking to hire a half-time Outreach/Support staff based in our Raton office, and a full-time Program Manager (based in either our Taos or Raton office, travel will be required to and from Raton and Taos, N.M. The New positions are salaried and come with benefits to include health, dental, and leave! All applicants are encouraged to visit our website www.youthheartline.org, to learn more about Youth Heartline. The website provides job descriptions for each position and an application form with instructions to formally apply. 09-2XP

 

FOR RENT

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath with carport in Walsenburg, Washer/Dryer, AC and Trash removal included-$700.00. 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath with Large Storage Shed, Washer/Dryer, AC, and Trash removal included-$575.00. No Pets. First, Last, and Deposit required. (719) 742-3863 or (719) 989-0779. 08-2XU

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

APPLICATIONS are now being accepted at the Sommerset Apartments. Immediate Move-Ins on 1 and 2 bedrooms. Apply at 1229 State St. Raton, NM. 575-445-5609. TTY 1-800-659-8331. Equal Housing Opportunity, and handicap accessible. 38-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2009 Ford F-250, Regular Cab, 4X4, XLT, 5.4L V8, Longbed, 1-owner #8574 $9,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2010 GMC Sierra 3500HD, Crew, 4X4, DRW, 6.0L V8 Gas, 1-owner #8573 $17,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2017 Toyota Tacoma, Double Cab, 4X4, TRD, Navigation, Sunroof, 1-owner #8583 $31,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 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

 

MISC.

FREE PASTURE with barn open 24/7, 1.5 miles east of downtown La Veta. For one very gentle horse, must live with 3 young goats (raised with a colt). Inaccessible by driveway.  Call Suzi Brokaw 742-6036. 09-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. 10-23XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Somebody should buy this business! Excellent opportunity for energetic individual or couple. Protected area for second largest snack food manufacturer in U S. Turn key operation. Truck included. Owner financing WAC. Present owner retiring after 22 years. Call 719-859-1603. Leave message. 2-12XU

 

WANTED

RELOADING SUPPLIES – Brass cases, bullets, ammunition, dies, presses, gun belts, holsters, other leather goods, powder measures, anything firearms related. Call me at 719-989-7056. 35-TFN

 

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. 719-738-1992 02-TFN

Classifieds for February 21, 2019

BUSINESS

KNIGHT’S CUSTOM HOUSEKEEPING-Designed to suit your needs, professional clean. Trained at Spanish Peaks Regional Health Care in 2017, $12/hr. with a 2 hour minimum. Call Carla for details 719-738-2101. 07-TFN

RYE SEPTIC SERVICE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489-2416 or 569-6297. 30-TFN

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $22.99 5 qts. CQ Synthetic Hi mile Oil & red filter, $26.99 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99 Blue DEF, buy one, get one for 50% off Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. City Auto Parts,“CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. 02-TFN

Experienced Independent Contractor for hire! All area’s of Construction, Remodels and Renovations. Call, Text or E-Mail Joshua Gallegos 719-766-3372 Joshuacolorado1107@gmail.com. 08-4XP

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commercial. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN

COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-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

 

HELP WANTED

PART-TIME DISTRICT SECRETARY-La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting resumes for the position of District Secretary. This is a part-time position with no benefits. Qualified candidates must have computer experience, organizational skills, must work well with the public and have basic accounting skills. Experience in QuickBooks, along with knowledge of special district procedures is desirable. The LVFPD is an EOE employer. Submit resumes to La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. Application period will remain open until the position is filled. 03-TFN

South Central Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging is hiring a part-time assistant cook for the Walsenburg senior kitchen. This part-time position is responsible for assisting with the daily preparation and serving meals for homebound clients and congregate meal site, daily kitchen sanitation, stocking inventory, and other duties as assigned. This position requires a valid Colorado driver’s license with clean driving record and background check. Position is Monday through Friday for 20 hours a week. All applications are available and accepted at the Colorado Workforce Center. 08-1XU

TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

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. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 08-2XU

La Veta School District is seeking: full-time, year-round custodian: Qualifications include: ability to lift 50 lbs. and carry 25 lbs.; valid driver’s license; willingness to work a flexible schedule. Preferred skills include: prior experience; current CPR and first aid training. Part-time para-professional for the remainder of the 18-19 school year. Qualifications include CDE licensure for substitute or teacher. Preferred qualifications include previous experience in early childhood education, special education, CPI certification. CPR and first aid training are required. SUBSTITUTE teachers; kitchen, office and custodial staff; and bus drivers: These are temporary, as-needed positions. Substitute teachers are required to hold a substitute authorization from CDE. Bus drivers must hold or be willing/able to obtain a CDL with a passenger endorsement. Applications can be obtained from Human Resources Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-6427 or on the District’s website at www.lvk12.org. Questions may be directed to Superintendent Bree Lessar at 719-742-6416. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. These positions will remain open until filled. 01-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Certified or uncertified deputy-Colfax County. Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary Depends on experience. Date close Open until position filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision on Sheriff, Undersheriff of the Colfax County Sheriff’s Office, provides a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens, and to protect rights established by federal, state and local laws. 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. Physical readiness and conditioning may be a condition of job retention. Various levels of mental application, i.e., memory for details, emotional stability, creative problem solving. Continuous use of motor skills. Occasional exposure to communicable diseases such as blood borne pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. 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. * Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s Office if you are interested in applying for the position. Mail to County Manager’s Office, RE: Sheriff’s Office Job Posting, PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or send an email to bsamora@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. 06-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 AVAILABLE- Fully furnished 2 bedroom 1 bath in La Veta available for 6 month lease. Located only blocks from downtown at 301 West Ryus, enjoy privacy with great views. Offered for $950 per month plus electricity. Please contact Todd Coleman 303-995-5372. 08-1XP

3 BR 1 bath, 411 Elder-Walsenburg. Recently Remodeled $700 first and last month. Appliances and laundry hookup. Year lease, available February 25. Tenant responsible for all utilities. Call Jim 719-989-7029. 08-1XU

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath with carport, Washer/ Dryer, AC and Trash removal included-$700. 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath with Large Storage Shed, Washer/Dryer, AC, and Trash removal included-$575.00. No Pets. First, Last, and Deposit required. L Veta. (719)742-3863 or (719) 989-0779. 08-2XU

LARGE INDOOR STORAGE UNIT-14’ x 40’ $175/mo + $50 deposit. Drive-up access, storage for car, truck, boat, trailer, personal possessions or business inventory. Storage only. Walsenburg. 719-406-0454. 06-3XP

APARTMENT FOR RENT MATURE ADULTS (50+) from $350 + util. Walsenburg. Call 719-738-2149. 30-TFN

APPLICATIONS are now being accepted at the Sommerset Apartments. Immediate Move-Ins on 1 and 2 bedrooms. Apply at 1229 State St. Raton, NM. 575-445-5609. TTY 1-800-659-8331. Equal Housing Opportunity, and handicap accessible. 38-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2014 Ford F-250, Platinum 4X4, 6.7L Diesel, Leather, Navigation #8560 $39,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Jeep Wrangler, Unlimited, 4WD, Lifted, Winch, New wheel combo #8542 $34,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2008 Chevy Silverado 1500, Crew Cab, 4WD, Z-71, Matching Topper #8520 $15,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 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. 10-23XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

Somebody should buy this business! Excellent opportunity for energetic individual or couple. Protected area for second largest snack food manufacturer in U S. Turn key operation. Truck included. Owner financing WAC. Present owner retiring after 22 years. Call 719-859-1603. Leave message. 2-12XU

 

WANTED

RELOADING SUPPLIES – Brass cases, bullets, ammunition, dies, presses, gun belts, holsters, other leather goods, powder measures, anything firearms related. Call me at 719-989-7056. 35-TFN

 

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. 719-738-1992 02-TFN

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