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Classifieds for March 26, 2020

BUSINESS

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

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

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

HELP WANTED

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

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

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

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

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

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

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

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

 

FOR RENT

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

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

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

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

 

VEHICLES

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

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

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

 

PETS

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

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

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

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

 

FOR SALE

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

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

 

 

Classifieds for March 19, 2020

BUSINESS

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

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

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

HELP WANTED

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

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Walsenburg, Colorado has an opening for a Tree Trimmer II. The successful candidate will be responsible for trimming and/or removing trees. High School diploma or equivalent is required. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email resume and cover letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail resume to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, March 20th , 2020. No phone calls. 11-2XU

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Pueblo West, Colorado has openings for a Substation Manager and a Member Services Representative II. Copies of the complete job descriptions with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email resume and cover letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail resume to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, April 3 rd , 2020. 11-2XU

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

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

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

THE CITY OF RATON is accepting applications for a full-time Financial Operations Clerk. The successful candidate must have a minimum of at least three (3) Years bookkeeping, accounting, finance, human resources or related experience. Preference given for Associates Degree in business/related field or any combination of education and experience totaling Three (3) years. Strong written/ oral communication skills, ability to interact with public, accuracy and integrity of work is essential. This position is responsible for purchase order issuance and management. Work includes but is not limited to processing payables, preparing and maintaining vendor files, check registers, various financial reports, processing of employee reimbursements, providing assistance preparing records for annual financial audit and cross training with staff on all other financial related operations. Must have a strong background in computer systems and use of Microsoft Office Software. The salary range will be $16 – $18 per hour depending on experience and qualifications. Applications for this position may be picked up at the City Clerk’s Office at 224 Savage Ave or online at www.ratonNM.gov . For questions, please call Cyndi Parker, HR Director, at (575) 445-9451. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Thursday, April 2, 2020. City of Raton is an Equal Opportunity Employer with excellent benefits and retirement package. 12-2X1

The Raton Public Service Company is accepting applications for the position of Plant Operator. Applicant must possess a high school diploma or GED certificate and a valid driver’s license. The salary for this position is $11.25 per hour and shift work is required. Applications and job descriptions may be picked up at the RPS office at 334 North 2 nd Street, Raton, NM or requested via email to rps@bacavalley.com. Deadline to return applications is 3:00 p.m. on Friday, March 27, 2020. Posting may also be viewed on the City of Raton’s website, www.ratonnm.gov. Only applications submitted in response to this job posting and obtained at the Raton Public Service Co. will be considered. Please do not use the City of Raton application form. The City of Raton and Raton Public Service Company are Equal Opportunity Employers. 12-1XU

GUADALUPE CREDIT UNION: Do you have a passion to help people in the community?   Making a difference in people’s lives is what we do. We’re looking for a Member Service Representative to process accurate transactions for credit union members, and look for ways we can financially empower those we serve. Location: Park Avenue; Raton, NM Full-Time:  Part-Time: 25 hours per week Experience: cash handling and customer service preferred. Duties include: assisting members with financial transactions. Receiving and processing financial transactions, including deposits, withdrawals and loan payments with great accuracy.  Provide friendly, professional, personal service; effectively listen and build rapport withmembers.  Courtesy, tact, and diplomacy are essential elements of the job. Work involves personal contact with others inside and/or outside the organization, generally regarding routine matters for purposes of giving or obtaining information which may require some discussion. Position can grow to include: Properly opening accounts following any compliance and regulations applicable. Accurately processing loans. Salary: Starting at $14 hourly. 11-2XU

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

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

 

FOR RENT

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

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

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

 

VEHICLES

2012 Ford F-250, Reg Cab, 4X4, 6.7L Diesel, 8′ bed, 1-owner, Liftgate #8780 $14,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2005 GMC Canyon, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLE, 3.5L., Auto, Z-71 #8778 $8,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2017 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab, 4X4, TRD Sport, Navigation, 23k miles! #8727 $30,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

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

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

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

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

 

FOR SALE

CRAFTMAN 60 gal. upright a/C – One year old new pump, $700 OBO. Call 719-680-9717 or 719-250-1265. 11-2XP 3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-948-7927 or 719-214-6982. 10-23XP

 

Classifieds for March 12, 2020

BUSINESS

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

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

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

HELP WANTED

CHIROPRACTIC OFFICE HELP – Chiropractic office needs a professional, energetic, dependable assistant/receptionist. Position involves organizing workload and handling a busy reception area. Must be able to multi task, exceptional customer service and phone skills a must. Computer and data entry experience needed. Email resume to jtvigildc@yahoo.com or mail to 110 E 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 11-2XP

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Walsenburg, Colorado has an opening for a Tree Trimmer II. The successful candidate will be responsible for trimming and/or removing trees. High School diploma or equivalent is required. A copy of the complete job description with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email resume and cover letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail resume to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, March 20th , 2020. No phone calls. 11-2XU

Chaé Organics Cosmetics Manufacturing, now hiring Senior Shipping & Receiving/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 40 lbs. Must be able to operate forklifts, existing certification a plus. Background check required. Warehouse and supervisory experience is necessary. Salary based on experience. Apply on-line at www.chaemanufacturing.com or pick up application at front desk, 23300 US HWY 160, Walsenburg. May also email resume to ricardo@chaemanufacturing.com. For more details call (719) 695-5554. 09-2XU

San Isabel Electric Association, located in Pueblo West, Colorado has openings for a Substation Manager and a Member Services Representative II. Copies of the complete job descriptions with minimum job specifications can be found at SIEA.com. Email resume and cover letter in pdf format to jobs@siea.com or mail resume to Attn: Human Resources, 781 E. Industrial Blvd, Pueblo West, CO 81007. Material must be received by 5 p.m. (MST) on Friday, April 3 rd , 2020. 11-2XU

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

corine’s mexican food restaurant located at 822 S. Main St. is now accepting applications on the grand re-opening in March for all positions; cook, server, and dishwasher. Pickup an application beginning March 5th, 2020 between the hours of 10-2 pm. *Must be flexible with hours *Must be able to pass a drug test and background check *Need to be a team player and have a positive attitude *Must have a valid driver’s license *No previous experience required. 10-1XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for the position of Appraiser in the Huerfano County Assessor’s Office. This is a full-time position based on a 35-hour workweek; the position is eligible for County offered benefits. The base salary is $30,000.00 annually. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of two years of experience in an Appraisal position. Must be able to perform a wide variety of assessments for taxation duties to include the collection and analysis of descriptive data, map or blueprint reading, APEX drawing and knowledge of building construction materials. Duties include office and computer work and the physical inspection of sites and or properties. Applicants with current appraiser license encouraged to apply salary may be adjusted. Unlicensed applicants must obtain and hold Appraiser’s License within two years from date of hire. A pre-employment background check and drug testing will be required. Applications are available at the Human Resource Office located at 201 East 5 th Street, Room 26- second floor, Walsenburg CO 81089. Applications will be accepted through close of business, March 20th, 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 10-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Part Time Waste Transfer Station Driver / Operator. This is a part-time position at approximately 25 hours per week. Starting wage is $16.00 per hour. This position does not qualify for County offered benefits. Knowledge of diesel engines, light vehicle maintenance, and heavy equipment operator experience preferred. Must possess a valid Colorado State Class B Commercial Driver’s License. Applicant must be able to pass a DOT pre-employment drug test with a negative result and future DOT random drug and alcohol testing will be required. A pre-employment background check will be required. Job descriptions and applications available at the Human Resource office located at 201 E 5th Street Room 26- second floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until close of business March 20, 2020 Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 10-2XU

Hoehne School is now accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year for the following positions: Secondary Math Teacher and other Secondary Teachers and Elementary Teacher. to apply for these positions, please go to: www.hoehnesd.org, About Us, Job Opportunities. Positions are open until filled. EOE 09-2XU

gardner valley school a free, public charter school in Gardner is seeking a founding principal and part-time teacher for a small, rural Pre-K-8th grade school. Principle license preferred; classroom and school leadership experience required. Please send resume to Rob@ gardnervalleyschool.org. 07-4XU

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

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

GUADALUPE CREDIT UNION: Do you have a passion to help people in the community?   Making a difference in people’s lives is what we do. We’re looking for a Member Service Representative to process accurate transactions for credit union members, and look for ways we can financially empower those we serve. Location: Park Avenue; Raton, NM Full-Time:  Part-Time: 25 hours per week Experience: cash handling and customer service preferred. Duties include: assisting members with financial transactions. Receiving and processing financial transactions, including deposits, withdrawals and loan payments with great accuracy.  Provide friendly, professional, personal service; effectively listen and build rapport withmembers.  Courtesy, tact, and diplomacy are essential elements of the job. Work involves personal contact with others inside and/or outside the organization, generally regarding routine matters for purposes of giving or obtaining information which may require some discussion. Position can grow to include: Properly opening accounts following any compliance and regulations applicable. Accurately processing loans. Salary: Starting at $14 hourly

growraton! Community coordinator job opening. Application deadline March 10, 2020. This position will be a spokesperson for our organization. Some of the requirements are to prepare and execute a detailed work plan. Provide technical assistance for small businesses and entrepreneurs, collaborate with multiple organizations and individuals to further economic development. Meet all grant reporting requirements. Must be savvy and have strong written and verbal skills. Full time position. Please submit resume to info@growraton.org or mail resume to P.O. Box 1753, Raton, NM 87740 or call Kathy 575-447-8987. 09-2XU

THE CITY OF RATON is accepting applications for a full-time Administrative Assistant to work 40 hours per week. Strong written/oral communication skills, ability to interact with the public, accuracy and integrity of work is essential. Minimum Qualifications: Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, experience handling money, background in computer systems and use of Microsoft Office software. Previous office experience preferred. Starting salary is $11/hour. Applications and job description may be picked up at the City Clerk’s Office at 224 Savage Ave. or on website at www.ratonnm.gov. For questions, please call Michael Anne Antonucci, City Clerk/Treasurer, at (575) 445-9551. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, 2020. The City of Raton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 09-2XU

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

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

 

FOR RENT

1 BDRM APT, all utilities included. Mature adults only. Small pet with pet fee. $475 rent and security deposit $465. 719-738-3827 08-3XU

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

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

 

VEHICLES

2008 Toyota Highlander, well maintained, very clean, AWD- new tires, MIL 150,000; $9,000. Call 719-859-1599 or 719-242-7951. 11-1XP

2012 Ford F-250, Reg Cab, 4X4, 6.7L Diesel, 8′ bed, 1-owner, Liftgate #8780 $14,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2005 GMC Canyon, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLE, 3.5L., Auto, Z-71 #8778 $8,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2017 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab, 4X4, TRD Sport, Navigation, 23k miles! #8727 $30,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

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

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

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

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

 

EVENTS

CABIN FEVER BAZAAR – Join us for the Cabin Fever Bizarre Bazaar on April 4, 2020 from 9:00AM-4:00PM at the United Church of Walsenburg. Vendors are needed! Full tables $30 – Half tables $15. Please contact Pam at brietlight@gmail.com for more information. 11-4XP

The new mexico federation of democratic women is organizing in Colfax County! The objectives of the organization, in summary, are to unite women of the Democratic Part; to inform and educate the membership on issues and activities vital to the Democratic Party; to promote opportunities for members and encourage strong County organizations; and to encourage members to become involved in the political process at all levels of government. If you are interested in helping form the Federation in Colfax County, please call Beverly at (505) 980-0886, Lupita (575) 707-2680, or Kathy at (575) 447-1456. We will be hosting our first meeting on March 24th, 2020 at 5:30 pm at K-Bob’s, 1228 S. 2nd, Raton, NM. Call Lupita to let her know you are attending. We look forward to meeting you. 10-3XP

 

FOR SALE

CRAFTMAN 600 gal. upright a/C – One year old new pump, $700 OBO. Call 719-680-9717 or 719-250-1265. 11-2XP

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.

 

Classifieds for March 5, 2020

BUSINESS

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

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

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

 

EVENTS

The new mexico federation of democratic women is organizing in Colfax County! The objectives of the organization, in summary, are to unite women of the Democratic Part; to inform and educate the membership on issues and activities vital to the Democratic Party; to promote opportunities for members and encourage strong County organizations; and to encourage members to become involved in the political process at all levels of government. If you are interested in helping form the Federation in Colfax County, please call Beverly at (505) 980-0886, Lupita (575) 707-2680, or Kathy at (575) 447-1456. We will be hosting our first meeting on March 24th, 2020 at 5:30 pm at K-Bob’s, 1228 S. 2nd, Raton, NM. Call Lupita to let her know you are attending. We look forward to meeting you. 10-3XP

 

HELP WANTED

Chaé Organics Cosmetics Manufacturing, now hiring Senior Shipping & Receiving/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 40 lbs. Must be able to operate forklifts, existing certification a plus. Background check required. Warehouse and supervisory experience is necessary. Salary based on experience. Apply on-line at www.chaemanufacturing.com or pick up application at front desk, 23300 US HWY 160, Walsenburg. May also email resume to ricardo@chaemanufacturing.com. For more details call (719) 695-5554. 09-2XU

Huerfano School District RE-1 is accepting applications for a Route Bus Driver. 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. 10-2XU

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

Corine’s mexican food restaurant located at 822 S. Main St. is now accepting applications on the grand re-opening in March for all positions; cook, server, and dishwasher. Pickup an application beginning March 5th, 2020 between the hours of 10-2 pm. *Must be flexible with hours *Must be able to pass a drug test and background check *Need to be a team player and have a positive attitude *Must have a valid driver’s license *No previous experience required. 10-1XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for the position of Appraiser in the Huerfano County Assessor’s Office. This is a full-time position based on a 35-hour workweek; the position is eligible for County offered benefits. The base salary is $30,000.00 annually. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of two years of experience in an Appraisal position. Must be able to perform a wide variety of assessments for taxation duties to include the collection and analysis of descriptive data, map or blueprint reading, APEX drawing and knowledge of building construction materials. Duties include office and computer work and the physical inspection of sites and or properties. Applicants with current appraiser license encouraged to apply salary may be adjusted. Unlicensed applicants must obtain and hold Appraiser’s License within two years from date of hire. A pre-employment background check and drug testing will be required. Applications are available at the Human Resource Office located at 201 East 5 th Street, Room 26- second floor, Walsenburg CO 81089. Applications will be accepted through close of business, March 20th, 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer.

10-2XU Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Part Time Waste Transfer Station Driver / Operator. This is a part-time position at approximately 25 hours per week. Starting wage is $16.00 per hour. This position does not qualify for County offered benefits. Knowledge of diesel engines, light vehicle maintenance, and heavy equipment operator experience preferred. Must possess a valid Colorado State Class B Commercial Driver’s License. Applicant must be able to pass a DOT pre-employment drug test with a negative result and future DOT random drug and alcohol testing will be required. A pre-employment background check will be required. Job descriptions and applications available at the Human Resource office located at 201 E 5th Street Room 26- second floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until close of business March 20, 2020 Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 10-2XU

Hoehne School is now accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year for the following positions: Secondary Math Teacher and other Secondary Teachers and Elementary Teacher. to apply for these positions, please go to: www.hoehnesd.org, About Us, Job Opportunities. Positions are open until filled. EOE 09-2XU

Gardner valley school a free, public charter school in Gardner is seeking a founding principal and part-time teacher for a small, rural Pre-K-8th grade school. Principle license preferred; classroom and school leadership experience required. Please send resume to Rob@ gardnervalleyschool.org. 07-4XU

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

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Growraton! Community coordinator job opening. Application deadline March 10, 2020. This position will be a spokesperson for our organization. Some of the requirements are to prepare and execute a detailed work plan. Provide technical assistance for small businesses and entrepreneurs, collaborate with multiple organizations and individuals to further economic development. Meet all grant reporting requirements. Must be savvy and have strong written and verbal skills. Full time position. Please submit resume to info@growraton.org or mail resume to P.O. Box 1753, Raton, NM 87740 or call Kathy 575-447-8987. 09-2XU

THE CITY OF RATON is accepting applications for a full-time Administrative Assistant to work 40 hours per week. Strong written/oral communication skills, ability to interact with the public, accuracy and integrity of work is essential. Minimum Qualifications: Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, experience handling money, background in computer systems and use of Microsoft Office software. Previous office experience preferred. Starting salary is $11/hour. Applications and job description may be picked up at the City Clerk’s Office at 224 Savage Ave. or on website at www.ratonnm.gov. For questions, please call Michael Anne Antonucci, City Clerk/Treasurer, at (575) 445-9551. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, 2020. The City of Raton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 09-2XU

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

COLFAX COUNTY CERTIFIED or UNCERTIFIED DEPUTY. Pay status Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary depends on experience. Date of close-open until position is filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant 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 POSITON. 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. 01-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

1 BDRM APT, all utilities included. Mature adults only. Small pet with pet fee. $475 rent and security deposit $465. 719-738-3827 08-3XU

 

VEHICLES

2012 Ford F-250, Reg Cab, 4X4, 6.7L Diesel, 8′ bed, 1-owner, Liftgate #8780 $14,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2005 GMC Canyon, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLE, 3.5L., Auto, Z-71 #8778 $8,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2017 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab, 4X4, TRD Sport, Navigation, 23k miles! #8727 $30,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

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

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

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

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

 

GARAGE SALE

Giant Garage Sale & Flea Market Saturday, March 7, 10-3 in the hallway next to Marketplace Gallery. Food, fun and unusual items! 149 E. Main St., Trinidad, 20 vendors 719-846-8207. 10-1XU

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

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

 

HISTORY

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

Classifieds for February 27, 2020

BUSINESS

the foxTrot emporium class. Let’s have more Fun. Next Creative Class, Thursday, Feb. 27th at 6 pm. Stained glass painting. Your choice of plates, vases, sugar & creamers, pitchers, etc. All supplies included $15.00. Call 720-323-4329 to register or The FoxTrot Emporium on FB, 114 E. 5th St., Walsenburg. 08-2XU

PIANO TUNING: Keep your piano in tune and in tip-top shape. Request an appointment online at www.SpanishPeaksPiano.com or call 720-363-0052. Located in Huerfano County. 06-4XU

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

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

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

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

Retired contractor carpenter, 40+ years experience, reasonable rates. No job too small. Call Ray 928-458-8143 or leave message. 09-1XU

 

HELP WANTED

Chaé Organics Cosmetics Manufacturing, now hiring Senior Shipping & Receiving/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 40 lbs. Must be able to operate forklifts, existing certification a plus. Background check required. Warehouse and supervisory experience is necessary. Salary based on experience. Apply on-line at www.chaemanufacturing.com or pick up application at front desk, 23300 US HWY 160, Walsenburg. May also email resume to ricardo@chaemanufacturing.com. For more details call (719) 695-5554. 09-2XU

leone sand & gravel is looking for a part-time office assistant. If you are interested, please come to the Leone office and fill out an application. Minimum requirements for this position include: *High school diploma or equivalent *2 years office experience *Must have basic computer skills *Must be able to multi-task *Need to be able to maintain a clean and organized workspace *Good communication and people skills and *Proper phone etiquette. Leone Sand & Gravel, 2400 E. Main St., Trinidad. 09-1XU

Hoehne School is now accepting applications for the 2020-21 school year for the following positions: Secondary Math Teacher and other Secondary Teachers and Elementary Teacher. to apply for these positions, please go to: www.hoehnesd.org, About Us, Job Opportunities. Positions are open until filled. EOE 09-2XU

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful, but not mandatory. Training provided to all staff upon hiring. Applications available at South Central Council of Governments, 625 North Polk Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 04-6XU

CITY FINANCE DIRECTOR – The City of Walsenburg is currently seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Finance Director. Requirements include but are not limited to: Extensive Knowledge of Caselle Clarity Government Accounting Software; thorough knowledge of generally accepted municipal accounting principles, practices and procedures (GAAFR, GAAP, and GASB). For a complete job description and minimum qualifications, please go to our website at HYPERLINK “http://www.cityofwalsenburg.com” www.cityofwalsenburg.com or see the City Clerk at 525 S. Albert Ave., Walsenburg, Colorado. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. ADA/EOE. 08-3XU

The Trinidad Office of the Colorado State Public Defender is currently recruiting for the position of administrative assistant/receptionist. Applicant must be able to multitask, handle high volume of clientele and telephone calls. Prior legal office experience is preferred. Position is full-time with state benefits. Send resume and cover letter describing why you are interested in this position by March 1st, 2020 to: Public Defenders Office, Attention Patrick McCarville, 122 W. 1st St. Trinidad, CO 81082. No phone calls please. 08-2XU

Gardner valley school a free, public charter school in Gardner is seeking a founding principal and part-time teacher for a small, rural Pre-K-8th grade school. Principle license preferred; classroom and school leadership experience required. Please send resume to Rob@ gardnervalleyschool.org. 07-4XU

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

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

The Raton Public Service Company will be accepting applications for the position of Office Manager /Bookkeeper. Minimum of Associates Degree in Accounting or 3 years Full Charge Bookkeeping experience preferred, Governmental Accounting experience a plus. Applicant must possess good computer skills with extensive knowledge of EXCEL and an industry standard financial software such as INCODE, Peachtree, Quickbooks, etc. Some supervisory and Customer Service experience are preferred. Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license and pass a preemployment drug screening. Annual Salary range is $45,000 -$59,000. Applications will be accepted until 5:00p.m., Thursday, March 5, 2020. Applications and a complete job description for this position may be picked up at the RPS Business Office located at 334 North 2nd Street, Raton, NM 87740, phone 575-445-9861, or requested by email to rps@bacavalley.com and posting may also be viewed on the Raton Public Service Co. Facebook page and the City of Raton Website. Only applications submitted in response to this job posting and obtained at Raton Public Service Co. will be considered. Please do not use the City of Raton application form. The City of Raton and Raton Public Service Company are Equal Opportunity Employers. 09-1XU

Growraton! Community coordinator job opening. Application deadline March 10, 2020. This position will be a spokesperson for our organization. Some of the requirements are to prepare and execute a detailed work plan. Provide technical assistance for small businesses and entrepreneurs, collaborate with multiple organizations and individuals to further economic development. Meet all grant reporting requirements. Must be savvy and have strong written and verbal skills. Full time position. Please submit resume to info@growraton.org or mail resume to P.O. Box 1753, Raton, NM 87740 or call Kathy 575-447-8987. 09-2XU

THE CITY OF RATON is accepting applications for a full-time Administrative Assistant to work 40 hours per week. Strong written/oral communication skills, ability to interact with the public, accuracy and integrity of work is essential. Minimum Qualifications: Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, experience handling money, background in computer systems and use of Microsoft Office software. Previous office experience preferred. Starting salary is $11/hour. Applications and job description may be picked up at the City Clerk’s Office at 224 Savage Ave. or on website at www.ratonnm.gov. For questions, please call Michael Anne Antonucci, City Clerk/Treasurer, at (575) 445-9551. Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, 2020. The City of Raton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 09-2XU

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

COLFAX COUNTY CERTIFIED or UNCERTIFIED DEPUTY. Pay status Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary depends on experience. Date of close-open until position is filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant 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 POSITON. 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. 01-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

1 BDRM APT, all utilities included. Mature adults only. Small pet with pet fee. $475 rent and security deposit $465. 719-738-3827 08-3XU

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

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

 

LAND FOR RENT

for rent/lease Irrigated farm land, approximately 160 acres, approximately 20 acres already seeded to alfalfa. Minimum 1 year lease. Call Chad Harrington, Two Rivers Water & Farming Co. 701-798-4400. 06-4XP

 

LIEN SALE

PUBLIC FORECLOSURE SALE/DISPOSAL items at Closet’s Full Storage, 212 Adam Road, Trinidad, Colorado 81082 Managed by: TLC Real Estate Services, Inc., 404 E Main Trinidad, CO 81082. 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). Unit A46, Diane Saxton, Trinidad, CO 81082, Unit A55 Jovnathon Hieter, Trinidad, CO 81082. 08-2XU

 

VEHICLES

2012 Ford F-250, Reg Cab, 4X4, 6.7L Diesel, 8′ bed, 1-owner, Liftgate #8780 $14,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2005 GMC Canyon, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLE, 3.5L., Auto, Z-71 #8778 $8,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2017 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab, 4X4, TRD Sport, Navigation, 23k miles! #8727 $30,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

Are you looking for the “purrfect” pet? We have rescued several cats that are looking for loving forever homes. All have been spayed/neutered, had vaccinations and are litter box trained and are FREE. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 04-2XP

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

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

 

HISTORY

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

 

Classifieds for February 20, 2020

BUSINESS

the foxTrot emporium class. Let’s have more Fun. Next Creative Class, Thursday, Feb. 27th at 6 pm. Stained glass painting. Your choice of plates, vases, sugar & creamers, pitchers, etc. All supplies included $15.00. Call 720-323-4329 to register or The FoxTrot Emporium on FB, 114 E. 5th St., Walsenburg. 08-2XU

PIANO TUNING: Keep your piano in tune and in tip-top shape. Request an appointment online at www.SpanishPeaksPiano.com or call 720-363-0052. Located in Huerfano County. 06-4XU

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS,Quality Motor Oil Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $34.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $26.00, Techron fuel system cleaner, Buy 1 get 1 free. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store! Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

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

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

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

 

WANTED

wanted: Fishing Buddy for Alaska Halibut, King Salmon, Ling Cod, Sabers, Canaries, Yellow Eyes, Black Bass, etc. Also Northern Saskatchewan Giant Pike and Walleye. For unsurpassed memories call “The Barndoor Whisperer” at 719-941-4072 evenings. 06-3XP

 

HELP WANTED

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for an Office Administrator for the Building and Land Use Dept. This is a full-time position at 35 hours per week; this position does qualify for County offered benefits. The starting salary is $29,000.00 annually. This position will perform various tasks for the Building Department and Planning & Zoning Departments while assuring the daily operations of the office are completed. Person will act as main receptionist for the Land Use and Building Departments. Acts as a liaison between property owners, contractors and Building Officials. Uses various Microsoft Office programs and databases to perform these duties. Must be able to organize, multi-task, exhibit strong professional presence, work with multiple people and projects simultaneously. Experience in customer service in an office setting, a background in local governments, public administration or the administration in the construction industry is preferred. Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Pre-employment drug testing, background check and Microsoft Office product testing 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 Monday, February 17th , 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 06-2XU

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful, but not mandatory. Training provided to all staff upon hiring. Applications available at South Central Council of Governments, 625 North Polk Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 04-6XU

CITY FINANCE DIRECTOR – The City of Walsenburg is currently seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Finance Director. Requirements include but are not limited to: Extensive Knowledge of Caselle Clarity Government Accounting Software; thorough knowledge of generally accepted municipal accounting principles, practices and procedures (GAAFR, GAAP, and GASB). For a complete job description and minimum qualifications, please go to our website at HYPERLINK “http://www.cityofwalsenburg.com” www.cityofwalsenburg.com or see the City Clerk at 525 S. Albert Ave., Walsenburg, Colorado. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. ADA/EOE. 08-3XU

The Trinidad Office of the Colorado State Public Defender is currently recruiting for the position of administrative assistant/receptionist. Applicant must be able to multitask, handle high volume of clientele and telephone calls. Prior legal office experience is pre ferred. Position is full-time with state benefits. Send resume and cover letter describing why you are interested in this position by March 1st, 2020 to: Public Defenders Office, Attention Patrick McCarville, 122 W. 1st St. Trinidad, CO 81082. No phone calls please. 08-2XU

gardner valley school a free, public charter school in Gardner is seeking a founding principal and part-time teacher for a small, rural Pre-K-8th grade school. Principle license preferred; classroom and school leadership experience required. Please send resume to Rob@ gardnervalleyschool.org. 07-4XU

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

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Do you have a passion to help people in the community? Making a difference in people’s lives is what we do. Guadalupe Credit Union has opened a branch in Raton, NM, and we’re hiring! Part-Time Member Service Representative (20-25 hours per week)  Process accurate transactions for credit union members including new accounts and loan processing.  Look for ways to financially empower those we serve.  Cash handling and customer service preferred.  Pay rate depends on experience www.guadalupecu.org/careers for more information and applications. 07-1XU

Professional Counseling Associates in Clayton, NM is seeking a part time and/or full time NM licensed Clinical Social Worker and/or an NM licensed clinical therapist to work in the Clayton, NM office. For more information please contact 505-306-6064 Ralph Moya or send resume to gsrcoa@gmail.com. 05-4XU Colfax County Position Available-treasurers full time clerk/cashier. Pay Status FLSA Non- Exempt. Reports to Colfax County Treasurer Salary $10.43. Date Close February 20, 2020 @ 4:00pm. POSITION SUMMARY: Under close supervision of the assigned supervisor perform basic clerical office duties. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or GED. Combination of clerical training or progressively responsible experience in an office environment totaling three (3) years. Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices. Ability to operate standard office machines including but limited to word, processor, computer and multi-line phone system. Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers. Ability to work alone and set priorities. Bookkeeping skills and bookkeeping experience required. WORKING CONDITIONS: All essential duties are performed indoors within a temperature-controlled environment. Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor Office setting with desk and cubical environment. 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. Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 05-4XU

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

COLFAX COUNTY CERTIFIED or UNCERTIFIED DEPUTY. Pay status Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary depends on experience. Date of close-open until position is filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant 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 POSITON. 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. 01-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

1 BDRM APT, all utilities included. Mature adults only. Small pet with pet fee. $475 rent and security deposit $465. 719-738-3827 08-3XU

 

LAND FOR RENT

for rent/lease Irrigated farm land, approximately 160 acres, approximately 20 acres already seeded to alfalfa. Minimum 1 year lease. Call Chad Harrington, Two Rivers Water & Farming Co. 701-798-4400. 06-4XP

 

LIEN SALE

notice of lien sale-Notice is hereby given on 2/21/20 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Leonard Gonzales at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as miscellaneous. 07-2XU

notice of lien sale-Notice is hereby given on 2/21/20 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Tiffany McNett at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as miscellaneous. 07-2XU

PUBLIC FORECLOSURE SALE/DISPOSAL items at Closet’s Full Storage, 212 Adam Road, Trinidad, Colorado 81082 Managed by: TLC Real Estate Services, Inc., 404 E Main Trinidad, CO 81082. 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). Unit A46, Diane Saxton, Trinidad, CO 81082, Unit A55 Jovnathon Hieter, Trinidad, CO 81082. 08-2XU

 

VEHICLES

2005 SUBARU FORESTER in La Veta. One owner. 184,000 miles; middle aged for a Subaru! Runs great. $2500 firm. 719-251-1271. 08-1XP

2012 Ford F-250, Reg Cab, 4X4, 6.7L Diesel, 8′ bed, 1-owner, Liftgate #8780 $14,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2005 GMC Canyon, Crew Cab, 4X4, SLE, 3.5L., Auto, Z-71 #8778 $8,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2017 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab, 4X4, TRD Sport, Navigation, 23k miles! #8727 $30,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

 

PETS

Are you looking for the “purrfect” pet? We have rescued several cats that are looking for loving forever homes. All have been spayed/neutered, had vaccinations and are litter box trained and are FREE. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 04-2XP

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

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

 

HISTORY

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

Classifieds for February 13, 2020

BUSINESS

PIANO TUNING: Keep your piano in tune and in tip-top shape. Request an appointment online at www.SpanishPeaksPiano.com or call 720-363-0052. Located in Huerfano County. 06-4XU

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS,Quality Motor Oil Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $34.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $26.00, Techron fuel system cleaner, Buy 1 get 1 free. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store! Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

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

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

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

 

WANTED

wanted: Fishing Buddy for Alaska Halibut, King Salmon, Ling Cod, Sabers, Canaries, Yellow Eyes, Black Bass, etc. Also Northern Saskatchewan Giant Pike and Walleye. For unsurpassed memories call “The Barndoor Whisperer” at 719-941-4072 evenings. 06-3XP

 

HELP WANTED

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful, but not mandatory. Training provided to all staff upon hiring. Applications available at South Central Council of Governments, 625 North Polk Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 04-6XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for an Office Administrator for the Building and Land Use Dept. This is a full-time position at 35 hours per week; this position does qualify for County offered benefits. The starting salary is $29,000.00 annually. This position will perform various tasks for the Building Department and Planning & Zoning Departments while assuring the daily operations of the office are completed. Person will act as main receptionist for the Land Use and Building Departments. Acts as a liaison between property owners, contractors and Building Officials. Uses various Microsoft Office programs and databases to perform these duties. Must be able to organize, multi-task, exhibit strong professional presence, work with multiple people and projects simultaneously. Experience in customer service in an office setting, a background in local governments, public administration or the administration in the construction industry is preferred. Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Pre-employment drug testing, background check and Microsoft Office product testing 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 Monday, February 17th , 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 06-2XU

gardner valley school a free, public charter school in Gardner is seeking a founding principal and part-time teacher for a small, rural Pre-K-8th grade school. Principle license preferred; classroom and school leadership experience required. Please send resume to Rob@gardnervalleyschool.org. 07-4XU

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

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Do you have a passion to help people in the community? Making a difference in people’s lives is what we do. Guadalupe Credit Union has opened a branch in Raton, NM, and we’re hiring! Part-Time Member Service Representative (20-25 hours per week)  Process accurate transactions for credit union members including new accounts and loan processing.  Look for ways to financially empower those we serve.  Cash handling and customer service preferred.  Pay rate depends on experience www.guadalupecu.org/careers for more information and applications. 07-1XU

Professional Counseling Associates in Clayton, NM is seeking a part time and/or full time NM licensed Clinical Social Worker and/or an NM licensed clinical therapist to work in the Clayton, NM office. For more information please contact 505-306-6064 Ralph Moya or send resume to gsrcoa@gmail.com. 05-4XU

Colfax County Position Available-treasurers full time clerk/cashier. Pay Status FLSA Non- Exempt. Reports to Colfax County Treasurer Salary $10.43. Date Close February 20, 2020 @ 4:00pm. POSITION SUMMARY: Under close supervision of the assigned supervisor perform basic clerical office duties. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or GED. Combination of clerical training or progressively responsible experience in an office environment totaling three (3) years. Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices. Ability to operate standard office machines including but limited to word, processor, computer and multi-line phone system. Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers. Ability to work alone and set priorities. Bookkeeping skills and bookkeeping experience required. WORKING CONDITIONS: All essential duties are performed indoors within a temperature-controlled environment. Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor Office setting with desk and cubical environment. 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. Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 05-4XU

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

COLFAX COUNTY CERTIFIED or UNCERTIFIED DEPUTY. Pay status Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary depends on experience. Date of close-open until position is filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant 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 POSITON. 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. 01-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

 

HOUSE FOR RENT

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

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

 

LAND FOR RENT

for rent/lease Irrigated farm land, approximately 160 acres, approximately 20 acres already seeded to alfalfa. Minimum 1 year lease. Call Chad Harrington, Two Rivers Water & Farming Co. 701-798-4400. 06-4XP

 

LIEN SALE

notice of lien sale-Notice is hereby given on 2/21/20 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Leonard Gonzales at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as miscellaneous. 07-2XU

notice of lien sale-Notice is hereby given on 2/21/20 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Tiffany McNett at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as miscellaneous. 07-2XU

 

VEHICLES

2012 Ford Mustang GT Coupe, 5.0L V8, 6 speed,New wheels/tires, 60k miles! #8772 $16,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2006 Dodge Ram 1500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.7L Hemi, Topper, 70k miles! #8773 $11,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Jeep Wrangler Unltd., 4X4, Lifted, Winch, Bumpers, New wheels/Tires #8715 $28,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

Are you looking for the “purrfect” pet? We have rescued several cats that are looking for loving forever homes. All have been spayed/neutered, had vaccinations and are litter box trained and are FREE. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 04-2XP

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

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

 

HISTORY

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

Classifieds for February 6, 2020

BUSINESS

PIANO TUNING: Keep your piano in tune and in tip-top shape. Request an appointment online at www.SpanishPeaksPiano.com or call 720-363-0052. Located in Huerfano County. 06-4XU DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS,Quality Motor Oil Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $34.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $26.00, Techron fuel system cleaner, Buy 1 get 1 free. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store! Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

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

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

 

HELP WANTED

wanted: Fishing Buddy for Alaska Halibut, King Salmon, Ling Cod, Savers, Canaries, Yellow Eyes, Black Bass, etc. Also Northern Saskatchewan Giant Pike and Walleye. For unsurpassed memories call “The Barndoor Whisperer” at 719-94-4072 evenings. 06-2XP

HELP WANTED navajo western water district is accepting applications for the position of Office Manager. This is a part-time position at 80 hours per month. Starting salary is based on skill level. Minimum qualifications: A high school diploma or GED. The position requires excellent computer skills with a knowledge of Excel and Word. Knowledge of water office procedure is preferred. Must perform responsible secretarial, administrative and general office work to ensure proper functioning of the office. Must be friendly, enthusiastic, have excellent customer service skills, be detail oriented and able to multi-task. Please send resume to office@nwwd.us or mail to Navajo Western Water District, 705 Navajo Road, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Closing Date: February 8th. 05-2XU

Looking for a professional, motivated, and well organized individual for a flexible, part-time, independent contract clerical position with the Spanish Peaks MLS Board of Directors. Knowledge and understanding of Quickbooks and Xcel required. For more info contact Heather at 719-565-8173 or spanishpeaksmls@gmail.com . 06-1XP

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful, but not mandatory. Training provided to all staff upon hiring. Applications available at South Central Council of Governments, 625 North Polk Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 04-6XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for an Office Administrator for the Building and Land Use Dept. This is a full-time position at 35 hours per week; this position does qualify for County offered benefits. The starting salary is $29,000.00 annually. This position will perform various tasks for the Building Department and Planning & Zoning Departments while assuring the daily operations of the office are completed. Person will act as main receptionist for the Land Use and Building Departments. Acts as a liaison between property owners, contractors and Building Officials. Uses various Microsoft Office programs and databases to perform these duties. Must be able to organize, multi-task, exhibit strong professional presence, work with multiple people and projects simultaneously. Experience in customer service in an office setting, a background in local governments, public administration or the administration in the construction industry is preferred. Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Pre-employment drug testing, background check and Microsoft Office product testing 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 Monday, February 17th , 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 06-2XU

The Huerfano County Department of Human Services is accepting applications for an On-Call Crisis Caseworker in the Child Protection Unit. A Bachelor’s degree in Human Behavioral Science is required. Drug testing and background checks are required. HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer. Applications and full job descriptions are available at 121 W 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO or by calling 719-738-2810. Salary is negotiable D.O.E. Deadline to apply: February 7, 2020. 05-2XU

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

Bookkeeper position, will train career minded person. Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com 34-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Position Available-treasurers full time clerk/cashier. Pay Status FLSA Non- Exempt. Reports to Colfax County Treasurer Salary $10.43. Date Close February 20, 2020 @ 4:00pm. POSITION SUMMARY: Under close supervision of the assigned supervisor perform basic clerical office duties. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or GED. Combination of clerical training or progressively responsible experience in an office environment totaling three (3) years. Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices. Ability to operate standard office machines including but limited to word, processor, computer and multi-line phone system. Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers. Ability to work alone and set priorities. Bookkeeping skills and bookkeeping experience required. WORKING CONDITIONS: All essential duties are performed indoors within a temperature-controlled environment. Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor Office setting with desk and cubical environment. 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. Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 05-4XU

Professional Counseling Associates in Clayton, NM is seeking a part time and/or full time NM licensed Clinical Social Worker and/or an NM licensed clinical therapist to work in the Clayton, NM office. For more information please contact 505-306-6064 Ralph Moya or send resume to gsrcoa@gmail.com. 05-2XU

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

COLFAX COUNTY CERTIFIED or UNCERTIFIED DEPUTY. Pay status Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary depends on experience. Date of close-open until position is filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant 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 POSITON. 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. 01-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

 

HOUSE FOR RENT

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

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

 

LAND FOR RENT

for rent/lease Irrigated farm land, approximately 160 acres, approximately 20 acres already seeded to alfalfa. Minimum 1 year lease. Call Chad Harrington, Two Rivers Water & Farming Co. 701-798-4400. 06-4XP

 

VEHICLES

2002 Nissan Frontier Crew Cab 4X4, Supercharged w/ONLY 81k miles! #8765 $10,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2004 Ford Ranger, Supercab, 4X4, XLT, 4.0L V6, Auto, 102k miles! #8763 $9,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2008 Hummer H3 Alpha, 4WD, Leather, 5.3L V8, Sunroof, 73k miles! #8654 $17,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

Beautiful Irish Setter pups. Text/Call 719-989-3300 or lovelyirishsetters@gmail.com, Website: lovelyirishsetters.com 06-1XU

Are you looking for the “purrfect” pet? We have rescued several cats that are looking for loving forever homes. All have been spayed/neutered, had vaccinations and are litter box trained. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 04-2XP

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

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

 

HISTORY

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

 

Classifieds for January 30, 2020

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS,Quality Motor Oil Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $34.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $26.00, Techron fuel system cleaner, Buy 1 get 1 free. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store! Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

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

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

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

 

HELP WANTED

navajo western water district is accepting applications for the position of Office Manager. This is a part-time position at 80 hours per month. Starting salary is based on skill level. Minimum qualifications: A high school diploma or GED. The position requires excellent computer skills with a knowledge of Excel and Word. Knowledge of water office procedure is preferred. Must perform responsible secretarial, administrative and general office work to ensure proper functioning of the office. Must be friendly, enthusiastic, have excellent customer service skills, be detail oriented and able to multi-task. Please send resume to office@nwwd.us or mail to Navajo Western Water District, 705 Navajo Road, Walsenburg, CO 81089. 05-2XU

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful, but not mandatory. Training provided to all staff upon hiring. Applications available at South Central Council of Governments, 625 North Polk Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 04-6XU

The Huerfano County Department of Human Services is accepting applications for an On-Call Crisis Caseworker in the Child Protection Unit. A Bachelor’s degree in Human Behavioral Science is required. Drug testing and background checks are required. HCDSS is an equal opportunity employer. Applications and full job descriptions are available at 121 W 6 th Street, Walsenburg, CO or by calling 719-738-2810. Salary is negotiable D.O.E. Deadline to apply: February 7, 2020. 05-2XU

Looking for a pleasant, energic person to fill a position as an administrative assistant. Position requires excellent computer skills and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suites, a pleasant, friendly voice, business dress and a willingness to learn. This is a full-time position from Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm. Please send resumes to melissa@wilklowassociates.com or mail to 210 N Commercial St, Suite B Trinidad Co 81082. 04-1XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Part Time Waste Transfer Station Driver/Operator. This is a part-time position at approximately 25 hours per week. Starting wage is $16.00 per hour. This position does not qualify for County offered benefits. Knowledge of diesel engines, light vehicle maintenance, and heavy equipment operator experience is required. Must possess a valid Colorado State Class A Commercial Drivers License. Applicant must be able to pass a DOT pre-employment drug test with a negative result and future DOT random drug and alcohol testing will be required. Preemployment drug testing and background check will be required. Job descriptions and applications available at the Human Resource office located at 201 E 5th Street Room 26, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 04-2XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT HUERFANO COUNTY is accepting applications for a Road and Bridge Operator-Laborer. This is a full-time position at 40 hours per week, benefit eligible at a starting salary of $33,989.93. Knowledge of diesel engines, light vehicle maintenance, and heavy equipment operation is required. Must possess a valid Colorado State Class A Commercial Drivers License, with endorsement “N” or obtain within six months of hire. Applicant must be able to pass a DOT pre-employment drug test with a negative result and future DOT random drug and alcohol testing will be required. A pre-employment background investigation will be required. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Huerfano County Human Resource office located at 201 East 5th Street, room 26 on the second floor. (Old Washington School Building). Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Monday, February 3rd, 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 04-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Human Resource Coordinator. This is a full-time position at 35 hours per week; the position qualifies for County offered benefits. The starting salary is $40,000.00, this is a non-exempt position. Position will work closely with the Board of County Commissioners, Administrative Staff and is the direct contact for all employees. Preferred candidates will have a background in an HR related position with strong Administrative skills. A pre-employment Drug Test and a Background Investigation will be required. Applicable testing must be completed through the Work Force Center in coordination with your application. Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Human Resource office located at 201 East 5th Street, Room 26 (Second floor of Washington School Building). Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Monday, February 7th, 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 04-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for the position of Clerk I in the Huerfano County Clerk & Recorders Office. This is a full time position based on a 35 hour work week; the position is eligible for County offered benefits. The starting salary is $24,860.00, this position has a six month probationary period at which time performance and salary will be reviewed. The position requires working with and for the general public in the areas of motor vehicle, recording of official documents and elections. Must demonstrate knowledge in various computer applications including Excel, Word and Adobe. Candidates must have a High School diploma or equivalent. Higher education classes and or degree desirable. Qualified applicants will be required to complete skill tests performed by the Work Force Center. Job description and applications are available at the Work Force Center located at 201 East 5th Street, first floor east hallway, Walsenburg CO 81089. Applications will be accepted through close of business, February 3rd, 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 04-2XU

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN Bookkeeper position, will train career minded person. Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com 34-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

Colfax County Position Available-treasurers full time clerk/cashier. Pay Status FLSA Non- Exempt. Reports to Colfax County Treasurer Salary $10.43. Date Close February 20, 2020 @ 4:00pm. POSITION SUMMARY: Under close supervision of the assigned supervisor perform basic clerical office duties. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or GED. Combination of clerical training or progressively responsible experience in an office environment totaling three (3) years. Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices. Ability to operate standard office machines including but limited to word, processor, computer and multi-line phone system. Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers. Ability to work alone and set priorities. Bookkeeping skills and bookkeeping experience required. WORKING CONDITIONS: All essential duties are performed indoors within a temperature-controlled environment. Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor Office setting with desk and cubical environment. 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. Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. PLEASE SUBMIT APPLICATION AND RESUME TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE POSITON, DEADLINE IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: WEBSITE SERVICES ASSISTANT POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO hr@co.colfax.nm.us, OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE www.co.colfax.nm.us AND FIND DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AND BENEFIT PACKAGE. COLFAX COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 05-4XU

Professional Counseling Associates in Clayton, NM is seeking a part time and/or full time NM licensed Clinical Social Worker and/or an NM licensed clinical therapist to work in the Clayton, NM office. For more information please contact 505-306-6064 Ralph Moya or send resume to gsrcoa@gmail.com. 05-2XU

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

COLFAX COUNTY CERTIFIED or UNCERTIFIED DEPUTY. Pay status Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary depends on experience. Date of close-open until position is filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant 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 POSITON. 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. 01-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

 

HOUSE FOR RENT

House for Rent. 2 Bdrm. 1 Ba. in Walsenburg. $850/month plus deposit. Renter pays utilities. 720-323-4329. 04-TFN

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

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

House for Rent. 2 -3 bedroom Walsenburg. $900/month, $900 deposit. Renter pays utilities. Dogs considered. Dave 719-371-2599. 03-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2002 Nissan Frontier Crew Cab 4X4, Supercharged w/ONLY 81k miles! #8765 $10,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2004 Ford Ranger, Supercab, 4X4, XLT, 4.0L V6, Auto, 102k miles! #8763 $9,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2008 Hummer H3 Alpha, 4WD, Leather, 5.3L V8, Sunroof, 73k miles! #8654 $17,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

Are you looking for the “purrfect” pet? We have rescued several cats that are looking for loving forever homes. All have been spayed/neutered, had vaccinations and are litter box trained. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 04-2XP

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

FOR SALE

for sale 350 gal. water tank on metal trailer 6 x 4, tilt $700.00. 250 gal. propane tank $100.00. Car dolly, good rubber, with straps $400.00. 8’ camper shell fiberglass $100.00. Call 719-248-0895. 04-1XP

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

 

Classifieds for January 23, 2020

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99m 5 qts. CarQuest Synthetic oil & H/D filter, $26.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $34.99, Blue DEF, 2 for $26.00 Chevron DELO or Mobil Del-Vac diesel Oil, 15w40, $13.99 gl. Techron fuel system cleaner, 12 oz., $4.99 Sea Foam Injector cleaner, 5.25 oz. bottle, $3.99 WD-40, 8 oz. $3.99. We custom build hydraulic hoses, Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com or www.advance.com. Order online and pick up at the store! Locally Owned & Operated, Serving the Huerfano Count area since 1972! 32-tfn

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

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

 

HELP WANTED

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful, but not mandatory. Training provided to all staff upon hiring. Applications available at South Central Council of Governments, 625 North Polk Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 04-6XU

Looking for a pleasant, energic person to fill a position as an administrative assistant. Position requires excellent computer skills and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suites, a pleasant, friendly voice, business dress and a willingness to learn. This is a full-time position from Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm. Please send resumes to melissa@wilklowassociates.com or mail to 210 N Commercial St, Suite B Trinidad Co 81082. 04-1XU

 

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Part Time Waste Transfer Station Driver/Operator. This is a part-time position at approximately 25 hours per week. Starting wage is $16.00 per hour. This position does not qualify for County offered benefits. Knowledge of diesel engines, light vehicle maintenance, and heavy equipment operator experience is required. Must possess a valid Colorado State Class A Commercial Drivers License. Applicant must be able to pass a DOT pre-employment drug test with a negative result and future DOT random drug and alcohol testing will be required. Preemployment drug testing and background check will be required. Job descriptions and applications available at the Human Resource office located at 201 E 5th Street Room 26, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 04-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Road and Bridge Operator-Laborer. This is a full-time position at 40 hours per week, benefit eligible at a starting salary of $33,989.93. Knowledge of diesel engines, light vehicle maintenance, and heavy equipment operation is required. Must possess a valid Colorado State Class A Commercial Drivers License, with endorsement “N” or obtain within six months of hire. Applicant must be able to pass a DOT pre-employment drug test with a negative result and future DOT random drug and alcohol testing will be required. A pre-employment background investigation will be required. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Huerfano County Human Resource office located at 201 East 5th Street, room 26 on the second floor. (Old Washington School Building). Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Monday, February 3rd, 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 04-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Human Resource Coordinator. This is a full-time position at 35 hours per week; the position qualifies for County offered benefits. The starting salary is $40,000.00, this is a non-exempt position. Position will work closely with the Board of County Commissioners, Administrative Staff and is the direct contact for all employees. Preferred candidates will have a background in an HR related position with strong Administrative skills. A pre-employment Drug Test and a Background Investigation will be required. Applicable testing must be completed through the Work Force Center in coordination with your application. Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Human Resource office located at 201 East 5th Street, Room 26 (Second floor of Washington School Building). Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Monday, February 7th, 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 04-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for the position of Clerk I in the Huerfano County Clerk & Recorders Office. This is a full time position based on a 35 hour work week; the position is eligible for County offered benefits. The starting salary is $24,860.00, this position has a six month probationary period at which time performance and salary will be reviewed. The position requires working with and for the general public in the areas of motor vehicle, recording of official documents and elections. Must demonstrate knowledge in various computer applications including Excel, Word and Adobe. Candidates must have a High School diploma or equivalent. Higher education classes and or degree desirable. Qualified applicants will be required to complete skill tests performed by the Work Force Center. Job description and applications are available at the Work Force Center located at 201 East 5th Street, first floor east hallway, Walsenburg CO 81089. Applications will be accepted through close of business, February 3rd, 2020. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 04-2XU

NOW HIRING for our Walsenburg store full time pull truck operator and full time mechanic. Positions open until filled. Applications are available at 928 S. Main, Walsenburg 8-5. For more information call Edgar or Johnny at 719-738-2150. 02-TFN Bookkeeper position, will train career minded person. Tuesday thru Friday 9-4:30. Send resume to legendswest1018@gmail.com 34-TFN

COLFAX HELP WANTED

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

COLFAX COUNTY CERTIFIED or UNCERTIFIED DEPUTY. Pay status Non-Exempt. Reports to Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary depends on experience. Date of close-open until position is filled. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Undersheriff, or Sergeant 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 POSITON. 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. 01-TFN

COLFAX & UNION COUNTY DWI PREVENTION SPECIALIST Pay Status Contract, Exempt, Reports to DWI Coordinators, Salary D.O.E. Date Close January 28, 2020. POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction of the DWI Coordinators, the Prevention Specialist will organize and participate in DWI public relations. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A High School Diploma or GED. Some college is preferred. Must have a Valid Driver’s license and be willing to travel. Must have transportation for travel. Experience with community-based organizations. Experience working with youth and/or families. Must have computer-based skills. WORKING CONDITIONS: Work is performed in field setting in Colfax and Union Counties. Travel WILL be required. Work schedule may include irregular hours. Work may require frequent bending, reaching and lifting, pushing and carrying items (books, reports, etc.) up to (30) pounds. Employee will have to set up prevention material at events (such as tables and chairs, etc.) Extended periods of sitting per day, may be up to four hours. Occasional use of stairs. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: Employee must successfully complete the post offer employment, background check 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 or application to County Human Resources Dept. If your are interested in applying for the position, PO BOX 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us. or you may drop off a resume to the DWI office at 116 South 3rd Street in Raton. Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 03-2XU

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

 

HOUSE FOR RENT

House for Rent. 2 Bdrm. 1 Ba. in Walsenburg. $850/month plus deposit. Renter pays utilities. 720-323-4329. 04-TFN

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

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

House for Rent. 2 -3 bedroom Walsenburg. $900/month, $900 deposit. Renter pays utilities. Dogs considered. Dave 719-371-2599. 03-TFN

 

VEHICLES

2004 Ford Ranger, Supercab, 4X4, XLT, 4.0L V6, Auto, 102k miles! #8763 $9,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2008 Hummer H3 Alpha, 4WD, Leather, 5.3L V8, Sunroof, 73k miles! #8654 $17,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 Jeep Renegade, Trailhawk, 4WD, Auto, 29mpg hwy, 33k miles! #8761 $16,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

Are you looking for the “purrfect” pet? We have rescued several cats that are looking for loving forever homes. All have been spayed/neutered, had vaccinations and are litter box trained. If interested, please call 719-738-1666. 04-2XP

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

FOR SALE

for sale 350 gal. water tank on metal trailer 6 x 4, tilt $700.00. 250 gal. propane tank $100.00. Car dolly, good rubber, with straps $400.00. 8’ camper shell fiberglass $100.00. Call 719-248-0895. 04-1XP

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.

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