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Classifieds for January 17, 2019

BUSINESS

Breakfast at the Walsenburg Pizza-5% off the best food in town with coupon. Closed Mondays. 620 Main St. 719-937-1590. 03-1XP

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

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

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $23.99,5 qts. CQ Synthetic Hi mile, Oil & red filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil,& HD filter, $32.99, 12oz. Chevron Techron fuel system clnr. $4.99, Blue DEF, buy one, get one for 50% off, Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, RV anti-freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com 02-TFN

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

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

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

 

HELP WANTED

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

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

The Huerfano county fire protection district is currently accepting applications for volunteer firefighter. Please contact Chief Jerant 719-738-1877. 03-4XU

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 51-7XU

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

Sangre de Cristo Community Care is currently looking for a Part Time Physical Therapy Assistant to join our dynamic home health team in our Trinidad office. The Physical Therapy Assistant provides physical therapy in patients current residence under the treatment plans and supervision of the licensed Physical Therapist. Qualifications: •Successful completion of an Associate’s Degree from an APTA accredited program. Licensure is preferred, but not required.•Preferred experience with physical rehabilitation either through education affiliations or prior work associations. •Minimum of two years’ experience required, with home care experience preferred. •Current Basic Life Support Certification. •Valid Colorado Driver’s License with no more than 3 moving violations in the last 36 months. •Valid automobile insurance that meets minimum state law coverage limits. •Able to cope with emotional stress and be tolerant of individual lifestyles. •Basic computer skills. •Ability to provide an annual TB test. •Ability to obtain an annual influenza vaccine or provide a certified medical contraindication form. The key to our success is our dynamic team of compassionate, dedicated, and experienced individuals. If you fit this description, we want to meet you! Submit your application now to join the best in the Home Health industry! Please apply by visiting www.socohospice.org or emailing your resume to joni.milligan@socohospice.org 02-2XU

San Luis Valley Health-seeking a fulltime Director of Obstetrics to manage all operations of the department, including budget, staffing, and supervision of the nursing and tech staff working within the Obstetrics Department. The Director is responsible for maintaining adequate staffing levels with qualified and experienced staff trained to deliver safe and quality service within their scope of practice, as well as comply with organizational policies and procedures, and federal, state, and local guidelines. The Director supervises 20 fulltime and 6 PRN (as needed) staff members with an average monthly delivery rate of 40 and 35 outpatients. There is an average daily census of 4. This Director level position offers competitive pay, annual variable pay bonus, director level benefits, cell phone stipend, relocation and sign on bonus. The qualified candidate will have a current RN License in the state of Colorado, minimum of 3 years’ experience working in an Obstetrics Department, leadership experience, and current BLS, STABLE, and NRP certifications. Please visit www.sanluisvalleyhealth.org to apply. 03-4XU

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

COUNTY FIRE MARSHALL-Pay-status, FLSA non-exempt. Reports to County Manager. Salary $31,145-$42,046 depending on experience. Date close 1-31-2019. Position Summary: Under general direction and guidance of the Colfax County Emergency Manager, perform all aspects of the Fire Marshall’s Office, including education, enforcement, inspections, investigations and other related functions in support of all Colfax County Volunteer Fire Districts. Work in coordination with departments to provide for an “All Hazards” approach to Colfax County. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: *Associates Degree in Fire Technology/Science, Business Administration/Management or related field and (6) years’ experience as Fire Dept. Officer with (2) years’ experience in supervisory capacity, or a combination of (8) years’ post-secondary education and/or experience with (2) years’ experience in a supervisory capacity. *Should possess current knowledge of Fire Code Inspections, Incident Safety, Fire Investigation, Incident Information, Grant writing and Fire wise requirements. •Should have a comprehensive knowledge of operating instructions, guidelines, manuals, policies, codes, ordinances resolutions, programs, rules, regulations, directives and laws pertaining to Colfax Emergency Services. •Experience in dealing with volunteers is preferred. *Should have a comprehensive knowledge of fire suppression, fire protection, fire behavior, chemistry, construction materials procedures, methods, equipment and acceptance tests. •Ability to plan and organize activities with Colfax Emergency Services. •Ability to respond quickly and calmly under emergency situations. •Must have good oral and written communication skills. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: •Employee must successfully complete background check and drug screening. •Employee must be able to pass a physical agility test. •Must have a valid New Mexico driver’s license. •Work indoors and outdoors as the situation dictates. •May work with hazards, fire, chemical heat, high noise levels toxic fumes, smoke, water and dust. •Exposure to possible hazards: driving hazards, rescue attempts, difficult terrain, hazardous spills firefighting hazards. Please submit resume to County Human Resources Dept. If you are interested in applying for the position, the deadline is 1/31/2019 by 4:00 PM. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email bsamora@co.colfax.nm.us or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us. Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 03-1XU

The Raton Chamber of Commerce is hiring for the position of Visitor Information Center Coordinator. Full time, M-F includes 2 weeks PTO per year. The right candidate will have a positive attitude, great communication skills and be proficient in both Word and Excel. This position will coordinate volunteer scheduling, ordering and organizing of print materials and work the front desk as needed. Rate starts at $10 per hour. You may drop off a resume at 100 Clayton Rd. in Raton or email to chamberadmin@ratonnm.us 02-2XP

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and external), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices.  Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.  Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.  Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor  Essential and marginal functions may require physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year-round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human resources dept. if you are interested in applying for the position. ThIs position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.colfax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunit employer 43-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

FOR RENT-This sunny clean building in LaVeta can be used for a Studio/office or storage. Water available no bathroom. $200 a month Call 808-936-0663 03-1XP

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

FOR Rent 1 bedroom cabin in La Veta . Call Jim at Cruikshank Realty 719-890-1701 02-TFN

COMMERCIAL/OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT. Nicely finished, multiple work spaces, approx. 650 sq ft, 1/2 bath, good parking, just off Main St. in established commercial building. $350/month + deposit, 116 E. 6th St., Walsenburg, 719-406-0454. 02-4XP

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

 

VEHICLES

22000 Ford F-250, Regular Cab, 4X4, XL, 8′ Longbed, 5.4L V8 #8553 $6,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2008 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.7L Hemi Gas #8562 #12,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2016 Chevy 2500HD, High Country, 4X4 Leather, Navigation #8536 $42,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

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

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 48 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 has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

FOR SALE-Washer and Dryer $75 each. Good condition. Collectable & Antiques. Call for appointment 303-859-8171. 03-1XP

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

WANTED

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

OLD ANTIQUE VINTAGE SIGNS, Gas Station Signs, Oil Signs, most other old signs. Antique and Vintage signs. CASH PAID. I can come to you. Mike 623-760-3550. 50-8XP

Classifieds for January 10, 2019

BUSINESS

STOREWIDE SALE: January Sale, entire inventory 20% off. Select items up to 50% off. Art & Antiques, 114 E. 5th, Walsenburg 580-919-9640. 02-1XU

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

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $23.99,5 qts. CQ Synthetic Hi mile, Oil & red filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil,& HD filter, $32.99, 12oz. Chevron Techron fuel system clnr. $4.99, Blue DEF, buy one, get one for 50% off, Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, RV anti-freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock.City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com 02-TFN

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

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

J P Carpet of Raton offers carpet and upholstery cleaning, carpet installation, carpet repair and re-stretch. Over 30 years of experience. Free Quotes! 575- 707-1180 or visit www.jpcarpetservice.com. At J P CARPET…. You’re Rolling with the PROS! 2-2XP

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

Health Services LPN or better to provide health services for low income apartment complex, 2 days a week, 10 hours a week, 40 hours a month, flexible schedule. Pay $50/hour, call 509-386-1678. 01-1XP

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

Chaé Organics Cosmetics Manufacturing, Part Time/Temporary Production & Packing. Possibility of becoming Full Time. Responsibilities include working on production line in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices and standard operating procedures. Must have high degree of integrity, solid basic mathematical skills, the ability to work quickly and methodically, high attention to detail, and must also possess the ability to concentrate while doing repetitive tasks. Experience is not necessary but must have a willingness to learn. Must be able to stand for long periods of time. Background check required. Pick up application at front desk, 23300 US HWY 160. For more details call (719) 695-5542. 02-1XU

South Central Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging is hiring a part-time assistant cook for the Trinidad senior center kitchen. This part-time position is responsible for assisting with the daily preparation and serving meals for homebound clients and congregate meal site, daily kitchen sanitation, stocking inventory, and other duties as assigned. This position requires a valid Colorado driver’s license with clean driving record and background check. Position is Monday through Friday starting daily at 7:30 am for 25 hours a week. All applications are available and accepted at the Colorado Workforce Center.

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

Sangre de Cristo Community Care is currently looking for a Part Time Physical Therapy Assistant to join our dynamic home health team in our Trinidad office. The Physical Therapy Assistant provides physical therapy in patients current residence under the treatment plans and supervision of the licensed Physical Therapist. Qualifications: •Successful completion of an Associate’s Degree from an APTA accredited program. Licensure is preferred, but not required.•Preferred experience with physical rehabilitation either through education affiliations or prior work associations. •Minimum of two years’ experience required, with home care experience preferred. •Current Basic Life Support Certification. •Valid Colorado Driver’s License with no more than 3 moving violations in the last 36 months. •Valid automobile insurance that meets minimum state law coverage limits. •Able to cope with emotional stress and be tolerant of individual lifestyles. •Basic computer skills. •Ability to provide an annual TB test. •Ability to obtain an annual influenza vaccine or provide a certified medical contraindication form. The key to our success is our dynamic team of compassionate, dedicated, and experienced individuals. If you fit this description, we want to meet you! Submit your application now to join the best in the Home Health industry! Please apply by visiting www.socohospice.org or emailing your resume to joni.milligan@socohospice.org 2-2XU

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

The Raton Chamber of Commerce is hiring for the position of Visitor Information Center Coordinator. Full time, M-F includes 2 weeks PTO per year. The right candidate will have a positive attitude, great communication skills and be proficient in both Word and Excel. This position will coordinate volunteer scheduling, ordering and organizing of print materials and work the front desk as needed. Rate starts at $10 per hour. You may drop off a resume at 100 Clayton Rd. in Raton or email to chamberadmin@ratonnm.us POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and external), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices.  Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.  Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.  Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor  Essential and marginal functions may require physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year-round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human resources dept. if you are interested in applying for the position. Thos position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.colfax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunit employer 43-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

The Raton Chamber of Commerce is hiring for a weekend Visitor Information Center Staff position. This is a part time front desk position. Hours will be 9-5 Saturday, and 10:30-4:30 Sunday. This person will be required to work all holiday weekends during the summer season as well as regular weekends. Rate is $8 per hour. The right candidate will have excellent customer service skills and be very dependable. Please fill out an application at 100 Clayton Rd. in Raton.02-1XU

 

FOR RENT

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

FOR Rent 1 bedroom cabin in La Veta available November 15th. Call Jim at Cruikshank Realty 719-890-1701 02-TFN

COMMERCIAL/OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT. Nicely finished, multiple work spaces, approx. 650 sq ft, 1/2 bath, good parking, just off Main St. in established commercial building. $350/month + deposit, 116 E. 6th St., Walsenburg, 719-406-0454. 02-4XP

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

FOR RENT: Clean 2 Bedroom/1 Bath house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth Street, Walsenburg. All appliances included, $575 per month plus deposit. Non-smoker and some pets. Call 719-859-5687. 50-TFN

MOBILE HOME FOR RENT in La Veta, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, washer/dryer, water, trash and carport included, $650/month. First, last and deposit required. No Pets. Call Diane 719-742-3863. 51-3XU

 

VEHICLES

22000 Ford F-250, Regular Cab, 4X4, XL, 8′ Longbed, 5.4L V8 #8553 $6,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2008 Dodge Ram 2500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.7L Hemi Gas #8562 #12,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2016 Chevy 2500HD, High Country, 4X4 Leather, Navigation #8536 $42,950 Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

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

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 48 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 has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23X

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

WANTED

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

OLD ANTIQUE VINTAGE SIGNS, Gas Station Signs, Oil Signs, most other old signs. Antique and Vintage signs. CASH PAID. I can come to you. Mike 623-760-3550. 50-8XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

 

Classifieds for January 3, 2019

BUSINESS

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

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. CQ Synthetic Hi mile Oil & red filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, 16 oz. Sea Foam, $6.98, 12oz. Chevron Techron, fuel system clnr. $4.99, Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, RV anti-freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses, custom made, Bicycle inner tubes, Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com 48-TFN

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

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

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

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

 

HELP WANTED

The Huerfano County Fire Department is currently accepting applications for Volunteer Firefighter. If interested please contact Chief Gerald Jerant 719-738-1877. 01-1XU La Veta School District is seeking: full-time, year-round custodian: Qualifications include: ability to lift 50 lbs. and carry 25 lbs.; valid driver’s license; willingness to work a flexible schedule. Preferred skills include: prior experience; current CPR and first aid training. Part-time para-professional for the remainder of the 18-19 school year. Qualifications include CDE licensure for substitute or teacher. Preferred qualifications include previous experience in early childhood education, special education, CPI certification. CPR and first aid training are required. SUBSTITUTE teachers; kitchen, office and custodial staff; and bus drivers: These are temporary, as-needed positions. Substitute teachers are required to hold a substitute authorization from CDE. Bus drivers must hold or be willing/able to obtain a CDL with a passenger endorsement. Applications can be obtained from Human Resources Manager Jim Moore at 719-742-6427 or on the District’s website at www.lvk12.org. Questions may be directed to Superintendent Bree Lessar at 719-742-6416. New hires are subject to a background check prior to employment. These positions will remain open until filled. 01-TFN

HELP WANTED-Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Temporary Disaster Recovery Manager. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $53,000 – $70,000 depending on qualifications. The Recovery Manager will guide and assist in performing Program Management tasks and activities. As a team member you will be offered the opportunity to work on exciting projects and gain hands on experience working in the field of disaster recovery, compliance, auditing and accounting. Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree fields of study in Accounting, Business, Construction Management or a related field is a plus. A working knowledge of regulatory and statutory compliance for Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster recovery and similar programs/projects is a plus. The Recovery Manager will be under the direction of the County Administrator. A drug test and background check is required. Job description and application are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Monday January 7th, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 52-2XU

Health Services LPN or better to provide health services for low income apartment complex, 2 days a week, 10 hours a week, 40 hours a month, flexible schedule. Pay $50/hour, call 509-386-1678. 01-1XP Sangre de Cristo Community Care is currently looking for a Part Time Physical Therapy Assistant to join our dynamic home health team in our Trinidad office. The Physical Therapy Assistant provides physical therapy in patients current residence under the treatment plans and supervision of the licensed Physical Therapist. Qualifications: Successful completion of an Associate’s Degree from an APTA accredited program. Licensure is preferred, but not required. Preferred experience with physical rehabilitation either through education affiliations or prior work associations. Minimum of two years’ experience required, with home care experience preferred. Current Basic Life Support Certification, valid Colorado Driver’s License with no more than 3 moving violations in the last 36 months. Valid automobile insurance that meets minimum state law coverage limits. Able to cope with emotional stress and be tolerant of individual lifestyles. Basic computer skills Ability to provide an annual TB test Ability to obtain an annual influenza vaccine or provide a certified medical contraindication form. The key to our success is our dynamic team of compassionate, dedicated, and experienced individuals. If you fit this description, we want to meet you! Submit your application now to join the best in the Home Health industry! Please apply by visiting www.socohospice.org or emailing your resume to joni.milligan@socohospice.org. 52-2XU 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. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

NOTICE: City of Walsenburg is seeking letters of interest for City Council Member for Ward 2. Please submit Letter of interest to Walsenburg City Hall, 525 S Albert, Walsenburg, CO. on or before January 14, 2019. 52-2XU

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. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and external), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices.  Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.  Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.  Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor  Essential and marginal functions may require physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year-round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human resources dept. if you are interested in applying for the position. Thos position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.colfax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunit employer 43-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

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

APARTMENT FOR RENT- 2 bed 1 bath, updated, centrally located $510 per month, 138 ½ W. 7th, Walsenburg. 719-251-9127 01-1XU

COMMERCIAL PROPERTY FOR LEASE-134 W. 7th, Walsenburg- Great location, $555 1st year move-in Special. Call 719-251-9127 01-1XU

COMMERCIAL/OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT. Nicely finished, multiple work spaces, approx. 650 sq ft, 1/2 bath, good parking, just off Main St. in established commercial building. $350/month + deposit, 116 E. 6th St., Walsenburg, 719-406-0454. 50-4XP

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

FOR RENT: Clean 2 Bedroom/1 Bath house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth Street, Walsenburg. All appliances included, $575 per month plus deposit. Non-smoker and some pets. Call 719-859-5687. 50-TFN

ROOM FOR RENT-4 BR 2.5 BA house, 812 E. Francisco St., La Veta. Beautiful views $750. Prefer non-smoker, pets ok. Call 773-319-7392. 50-4XP

MOBILE HOME FOR RENT in La Veta, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, washer/dryer, water, trash and carport included, $650/month. First, last and deposit required. No Pets. Call Diane 719-742-3863. 51-3XU

 

VEHICLES

2007 Dodge Ram 2500, Mega, Diesel, 4X4, Laramie, Lifted, Navigation, 60k miles! #8541 $29,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Jeep Wrangler, Unlimited, 4X4, Rubicon, Hardtop, Leather, Lifted, 45k miles! #8542 $34,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Chevy 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, LS, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, Allison, 145k miles! #8532 $17,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

FIRE TRUCKS FOR SALE-La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting sealed bids on 2 (two) Fire Engine Trucks. Vehicles are being sold “as is” and descriptions follow. View at the east side of the La Veta Fire Protection District Fire Station, 100 Birch, La Veta, CO. Call Mark Brunner at 303-263-1733 or leave a message on Fire Station answering machine 719 742-3656 for additional information or to make an appointment. Sealed bids must be received by 5:00 PM on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 and marked “SEALED BID – and include the make and year of truck you are bidding on”. Mailing address is: La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. LVFPD reserves right to refuse any/all bids. Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1981 Ford 8000 Cab Over Automatic transmission, Pierce Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank, 57,587 miles. Pump test passed 2017, in-service until 10/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, needs batteries, min mum starting bid is $4,500.00 Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1984 Chev Chassis 5 speed manual transmission, 2-speed rear axle, Pierce/Kodiak Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank. Has foam system and deck gun, 34,656 miles, pump test passed 2017, in-service until 11/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, minimum starting bid is $6,500.00. 50-4XU

 

PETS

FOR SALE: English hound pups. Blue tick and red tick. 6 months old with shots, call 719-859-3238 or 719-859-3145 01-1XP

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

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 48 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 has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

 

WANTED

RELOADING SUPPLIES – Brass cases, bullets, ammunition, dies, presses, gun belts, holsters, other leather goods, powder measures, anything firearms related. Call me at 719-989-7056. 35-TFN OLD ANTIQUE VINTAGE SIGNS, Gas Station Signs, Oil Signs, most other old signs. Antique and Vintage signs. CASH PAID. I can come to you. Mike 623-760-3550. 50-8XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

Classifieds for December 27, 2018

BUSINESS

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

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. CQ Synthetic Hi mile Oil & red filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, 16 oz. Sea Foam, $6.98, 12oz. Chevron Techron, fuel system clnr. $4.99, Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, RV anti-freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses, custom made, Bicycle inner tubes, Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com 48-TFN

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

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

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

NEED BOOKKEEPING HELP? Year-end clean-up? We specialize in getting you back on track! Basic monthly bookkeeping services, one-time organization and catch-up, payroll, or select services if that’s all you need. We can help, so you spend your time building your business. Executive Rescue LLC, La Veta, 303-875-0576. 45-3XP

 

HELP WANTED

PART-TIME CLERK’S ASSISTANT-The Town of La Veta is accepting applications for an assistant to the Town Clerk. This is a part-time position with no benefits, 24 hours per week at a salary of $12.50 per hour. Qualified candidates must have computer experience, organizational skills, must work well with the public and have good telephone skills. The Town of La Veta is an EOE employer. Applications are available at the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave., La Veta, Colorado. Applications must be submitted to the Town Hall by 5:00 p.m. on December 28, 2018. 50-3XU

HELP WANTED-Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Temporary Disaster Recovery Manager. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $53,000 – $70,000 depending on qualifications. The Recovery Manager will guide and assist in performing Program Management tasks and activities. As a team member you will be offered the opportunity to work on exciting projects and gain hands on experience working in the field of disaster recovery, compliance, auditing and accounting. Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree fields of study in Accounting, Business, Construction Management or a related field is a plus. A working knowledge of regulatory and statutory compliance for Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster recovery and similar programs/projects is a plus. The Recovery Manager will be under the direction of the County Administrator. A drug test and background check is required. Job description and application are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Monday January 7th, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 52-2XU

Sangre de Cristo Community Care is currently looking for a Part Time Physical Therapy Assistant to join our dynamic home health team in our Trinidad office. The Physical Therapy Assistant provides physical therapy in patients current residence under the treatment plans and supervision of the licensed Physical Therapist. Qualifications: Successful completion of an Associate’s Degree from an APTA accredited program. Licensure is preferred, but not required. Preferred experience with physical rehabilitation either through education affiliations or prior work associations. Minimum of two years’ experience required, with home care experience preferred. Current Basic Life Support Certification, valid Colorado Driver’s License with no more than 3 moving violations in the last 36 months. Valid automobile insurance that meets minimum state law coverage limits. Able to cope with emotional stress and be tolerant of individual lifestyles. Basic computer skills Ability to provide an annual TB test Ability to obtain an annual influenza vaccine or provide a certified medical contraindication form. The key to our success is our dynamic team of compassionate, dedicated, and experienced individuals. If you fit this description, we want to meet you! Submit your application now to join the best in the Home Health industry! Please apply by visiting www.socohospice.org or emailing your resume to joni.milligan@socohospice.org. 52-2XU

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. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

NOTICE: City of Walsenburg is seeking letters of interest for City Council Member for Ward 2. Please submit Letter of interest to Walsenburg City Hall, 525 S Albert, Walsenburg, CO. on or before January 14, 2019. 52-2XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Detention Officer. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $24,000. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Shift work is mandatory. The detention officer will work closely with the detention office staff; Sheriff’s staff; Emergency Service staff; inmates and the public. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s Office at 500 S Albert Ave. Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 51-2XU

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. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

Huerfano County Concrete is now hiring full an part time drivers. Call 719-738-1320 48-5XU TRINIDAD SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 is accepting applications for the following positions for the 2018 -2019 School Year: Physical Education Teacher-Trinidad Middle School One on One Paraprofessional-Fisher’s Peak Elementary. Special Ed Paraprofessional-Trinidad Middle School. Math Teacher-Trinidad High School. Special Education Teacher-Fisher’s Peak Elementary, Language Arts Teacher-Trinidad Middle School. SUBSTITUTE: Teachers, Kitchen Helpers, Custodians, Bus Drivers. Contact Information: Apply on our website: tsd1.org Please contact Diana at: 845-2048 or e-mail: d.montoya@trinidad .k12.co.us 44-TFN

COLFAX HELP WANTED

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and external), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices.  Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.  Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.  Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor  Essential and marginal functions may require physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year-round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human resources dept. if you are interested in applying for the position. Thos position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.colfax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunit employer 43-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

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

COMMERCIAL/OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT. Nicely finished, multiple work spaces, approx. 650 sq ft, 1/2 bath, good parking, just off Main St. in established commercial building. $350/month + deposit, 116 E. 6th St., Walsenburg, 719-406-0454. 50-4XP

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

FOR RENT: Clean 2 Bedroom/1 Bath house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth Street, Walsenburg. All appliances included, $575 per month plus deposit. Non-smoker and some pets. Call 719-859-5687. 50-TFN

ROOM FOR RENT-4 BR 2.5 BA house, 812 E. Francisco St., La Veta. Beautiful views $750. Prefer non-smoker, pets ok. Call 773-319-7392. 50-4XP

MOBILE HOME FOR RENT in La Veta, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, washer/dryer, water, trash and carport included, $650/month. First, last and deposit required. No Pets. Call Diane 719-742-3863. 51-3XU

 

VEHICLES

2007 Dodge Ram 2500, Mega, Diesel, 4X4, Laramie, Lifted, Navigation, 60k miles! #8541 $29,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Jeep Wrangler, Unlimited, 4X4, Rubicon, Hardtop, Leather, Lifted, 45k miles! #8542 $34,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Chevy 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, LS, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, Allison, 145k miles! #8532 $17,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

­ FIRE TRUCKS FOR SALE-La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting sealed bids on 2 (two) Fire Engine Trucks. Vehicles are being sold “as is” and descriptions follow. View at the east side of the La Veta Fire Protection District Fire Station, 100 Birch, La Veta, CO. Call Mark Brunner at 303-263-1733 or leave a message on Fire Station answering machine 719 742-3656 for additional information or to make an appointment. Sealed bids must be received by 5:00 PM on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 and marked “SEALED BID – and include the make and year of truck you are bidding on”. Mailing address is: La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. LVFPD reserves right to refuse any/all bids. Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1981 Ford 8000 Cab Over Automatic transmission, Pierce Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank, 57,587 miles. Pump test passed 2017, in-service until 10/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, needs batteries, min mum starting bid is $4,500.00 Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1984 Chev Chassis 5 speed manual transmission, 2-speed rear axle, Pierce/Kodiak Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank. Has foam system and deck gun, 34,656 miles, pump test passed 2017, in-service until 11/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, minimum starting bid is $6,500.00. 50-4XU

 

PETS

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

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 48 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 has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

FOR SALE-Efficiency kitchen unit: refrigerator on bottom & 2 electric burners on top $400. Kenmore 10 cubic foot freezer on wheels $150. Portable air conditioner on wheels $100. Call 719-742-3987. 52-1XP

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

Sandy Dolak is still selling the great Functional Remedies 1000 mgm CBD Oil. Special at $60 each (reg. $69) or 2 for $100. I also have the Mesa Lavender CBD/Lavender Cream for $25. A great way to feel your best! Call or text 719-251-1271. 51-2XU

 

LIEN SALE

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 12/28/18 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Catharine Mellott at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 51-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 12/28/18 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Balois Romero at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 51-2XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 28, 2018, the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St in Walsenburg. Storage Unit #F occupied by Alisha Caldwell. Bike, single bed, couch, 2 tires, mop and 12 or more boxes & totes. 51-2XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 28, 2018, the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St in Walsenburg. Storage Unit #45 occupied by John Kohler. 2 Shelves, 3 dressers, toys, end tables, 7 boxes, 1 stroller, 1 car seat. 51-2XU

 

WANTED

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

OLD ANTIQUE VINTAGE SIGNS, Gas Station Signs, Oil Signs, most other old signs. Antique and Vintage signs. CASH PAID. I can come to you. Mike 623-760-3550. 50-8XP

 

AUCTION

EQUIPMENT AUCTION-Walsenburg Water & Sewer-is accepting closed bid for City Auction, minimum bid posted at 525 South Albert Street, Walsenburg, CO. Viewing dates December 27, 28th and 29th. Deadline January 7th, 2019 at City Clerks office by 3:00 p.m. The following equipment listed is: 1971 John Deere 3020 tractor, 1977 John Deere 4430 tractor, 1976 John Deere 310-D backhoe, Great Bend front loader, John Deere pull box blade 810, Danuser post hole digger P-8, John Deere Mower 350, John Deere “V” ditcher 12-01, Howry Berg grain auger, John Deere hay wagon 16, My-D handy portable chute, Elston gopher getter, John Deere hay baler, New Holland hay baler, John Deere hay rake, Hesston swather, Hoelsher bale grappler, flex harrow 12’, Eaton fuel tank, 2002 Honda 4 wheeler, 2001 Chevrolet S-10 truck, 2004 GMC pick-up/utility bed, 1999 1500 4×4 GMC, assorted generators, welder, lawn mowers/snow blowers, trash pumps, other assorted small parts. Photo book availabe at City Hall for pictures and information. 51-2XU

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

Classifieds for December 20, 2018

BUSINESS

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

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. CQ Synthetic Hi mile Oil & red filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, 16 oz. Sea Foam, $6.98, 12oz. Chevron Techron, fuel system clnr. $4.99, Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, RV anti-freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses, custom made, Bicycle inner tubes, Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com 48-TFN

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

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

NEED BOOKKEEPING HELP? Year-end clean-up? We specialize in getting you back on track! Basic monthly bookkeeping services, one-time organization and catch-up, payroll, or select services if that’s all you need. We can help, so you spend your time building your business. Executive Rescue LLC, La Veta, 303-875-0576. 45-3XP

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

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

 

HELP WANTED

THE COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS CARE Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/ fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

Huerfano County Concrete is now hiring full an part time drivers. Call 719-738-1320 48-5XU

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

The Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 51-7XU

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Detention Officer. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $24,000. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Shift work is mandatory. The detention officer will work closely with the detention office staff; Sheriff’s staff; Emergency Service staff; inmates and the public. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s Office at 500 S Albert Ave. Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 51-2XU

PART-TIME CLERK’S ASSISTANT-The Town of La Veta is accepting applications for an assistant to the Town Clerk. This is a part-time position with no benefits, 24 hours per week at a salary of $12.50 per hour. Qualified candidates must have computer experience, organizational skills, must work well with the public and have good telephone skills. The Town of La Veta is an EOE employer. Applications are available at the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave., La Veta, Colorado. Applications must be submitted to the Town Hall by 5:00 p.m. on December 28, 2018. 50-3XU

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and external), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices.  Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.  Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.  Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor  Essential and marginal functions may require physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year-round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human resources dept. if you are interested in applying for the position. Thos position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.colfax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunit employer 43-TFN

STAFF SERGEANT. Pay status, exempt. Reports to Detention Center Warden. Salary,$32,000-$49,000. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the Warden 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. •Four (4) years’ experience in related field, plus (2) years administrative experience including (1) year supervisory experience. (OR a combination of post-secondary education and/or experience totaling two (2) years including 1 year supervisory.) •Three (3) years’ work experience in a professional capacity in corrections, preferable at an adult detention facility. This must include two (2) years working in a management capacity, which demonstrates a knowledge and understanding of business/public administration practices. •Ability to plan, supervise and work with large staff. •Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, in oral and written English. •Ability to keep comprehensive records and to prepare reports and budgets. •Ability to interact effectively and professionally with employees, residents, officials, and the general public. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:•Ensure that facility maintains compliance with state and American Corrections Association standards and practices. •Prepare reports for official records and information.•Comply with legal mandates governing all persons under the jurisdiction of the Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center. •Ensure that medical, dental mental health and psychiatric services are provided to the resident of the Center. •Provide for all residents of the Center to be treated in a safe and humane manner. •Plan and recommend long-term goals and performance measures for Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center to the Warden.• Work closely with, and responsible for maintaining an open line of communication inter and intra departmentally, and with community agencies, adult courts, probation department and other related entities. • Ensure the development, communication, training and implementation of the Department’s Emergency Operations Plan (EOP). Communicate the Department’s EOP to all Department’s Staff. Train all levels of Department personnel on the EOP. Ensue full participation of all employees and that roles have been established and delegated to lower management. Direct and execute the Emergency Management Procedures for the Department ensuring the safety of all residents and employees. 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 and enforce with Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center Safety Policy Requirements, Standard Operating Policy and Procedures of VMDC as well as the Colfax County Policy and Procedures.•Employee must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s License by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position.•Employee must continue on-going education. 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. 34-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

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: Until 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 born pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. • Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, 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 26-TFN

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Information Technology Support Specialist. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: IT Director. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: July 31, 2018. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support line-of-business applications, systems, and software. The Technology Support Tech will manage flow of service tickets from creation to closure. Responsible for providing troubleshooting, assistance, and support to staff with desktop computer problems including, but not limited to, PC hardware, software, Windows/Android/iOS OS, external peripherals, VoIP phones, mobile devices, Active Directory User/Group maintenance and Group Policy, and use of enterprise tools for imaging, deployment, and maintenance of computer systems. This position is Tier 1 support. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: •Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or Associates’ degree with an emphasis on hardware/software support, networking, or equivalent • 2 years’ experience performing desktop specialist 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 • Windows 7/8/8.1/10 enterprise, Server 2008/2012 standard and r2, Office 365, AV Suite Manager • Knowledge of networking including VLANs. Primary Duties: • Oversees staff hardware, software, and data access privileges in accordance to Colfax County IT Policies and management directives • Troubleshoots and resolves first-level desktop, software, and network problems. • With guidance: install, configure, troubleshoot and maintain IT infrastructure including but not limited to Networking, PC hardware, software, and peripherals • Trains personnel on County software • Utilize and maintain County’s applications • Works effectively under pressure • Completes work and projects in a thorough and timely manner • Can complete tasks without supervision • Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. • Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. • The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline is July 31, 2018. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST JOB POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO pmendez@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 26-TFN

 

FOR RENT

MOBILE HOME FOR RENT in La Veta, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, washer/dryer, water, trash and carport included, $650/month. First, last and deposit required. No Pets. Call Diane 719-742-3863. 51-3XU

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

FOR RENT: Clean 2 Bedroom/1 bath house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth Street, Walsenburg. All appliances included, $575 per month plus deposit. Non-smoker and some pets. Call 719-859-5687. 51-TFN

FOR RENT: Available Jan. 1: single wide mobile home on private lot; fenced back yard; 3 BR, 1BA; 124 Cascade, La Veta. $450/month; $450 deposit. Call 719-989-7371. 50-2XP

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

ROOM FOR RENT-4 BR 2.5 BA house, 812 E. Francisco St., La Veta. Beautiful views $750. Prefer non-smoker, pets ok. Call 773-319-7392. 50-4XP

COMMERCIAL/OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT. Nicely finished, multiple work spaces, approx. 650 sq ft, 1/2 bath, good parking, just off Main St. in established commercial building. $350/month + deposit, 116 E. 6th St., Walsenburg, 719-406-0454. 50-4XP

 

VEHICLES

2007 Dodge Ram 2500, Mega, Diesel, 4X4, Laramie, Lifted, Navigation, 60k miles! #8541 $29,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN 2014 Jeep Wrangler, Unlimited, 4X4, Rubicon, Hardtop, Leather, Lifted, 45k miles! #8542 $34,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Chevy 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, LS, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, Allison, 145k miles! #8532 $17,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

FIRE TRUCKS FOR SALE-La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting sealed bids on 2 (two) Fire Engine Trucks. Vehicles are being sold “as is” and descriptions follow. View at the east side of the La Veta Fire Protection District Fire Station, 100 Birch, La Veta, CO. Call Mark Brunner at 303-263-1733 or leave a message on Fire Station answering machine 719 742-3656 for additional information or to make an appointment. Sealed bids must be received by 5:00 PM on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 and marked “SEALED BID – and include the make and year of truck you are bidding on”. Mailing address is: La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. LVFPD reserves right to refuse any/all bids. Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1981 Ford 8000 Cab Over Automatic transmission, Pierce Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank, 57,587 miles. Pump test passed 2017, in-service until 10/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, needs batteries, min mum starting bid is $4,500.00 Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1984 Chev Chassis 5 speed manual transmission, 2-speed rear axle, Pierce/Kodiak Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank. Has foam system and deck gun, 34,656 miles, pump test passed 2017, in-service until 11/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, minimum starting bid is $6,500.00. 50-4XU

 

AUCTION

EQUIPMENT AUCTION-Walsenburg Water & Sewer-is accepting closed bid for City Auction, minimum bid posted at 525 South Albert Street, Walsenburg, CO. Viewing dates December 27, 28th and 29th. Deadline January 7th, 2019 at City Clerk’s office by 3:00 p.m. The following equipment listed is: 1971 John Deere 3020 tractor, 1977 John Deere 4430 tractor, 1976 John Deere 310-D backhoe, Great Bend front loader, John Deere pull box blade 810, Danuser post hole digger P-8, John Deere Mower 350, John Deere “V” ditcher 12-01, Howry Berg grain auger, John Deere hay wagon 16, My-D handy portable chute, Elston gopher getter, John Deere hay baler, New Holland hay baler, John Deere hay rake, Hesston swather, Hoelsher bale grappler, flex harrow 12’, Eaton fuel tank, 2002 Honda 4 wheeler, 2001 Chevrolet S-10 truck, 2004 GMC pick-up/utility bed, 1999 1500 4×4 GMC, assorted generators, welder, lawn mowers/snow blowers, trash pumps, other assorted small parts. Photo book availabe at City Hall for pictures and information. 51-2XU

 

PETS

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

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 48 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 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

 

HOMES FOR SALE

HOME AND STUDIO on 7 lots in beautiful La Veta. I loved living there, it’s time to let my place go to the next happy owners. I’m selling it for close to what I owe the bank. Take advantage of this fantastic price for a one of a kind property. You could build your dream home on the additional lots with 360 view, and use the existing structure for income as a rental or VRBO. Call Jill at 805-448-0929. 51-1XU

FOR SALE 2000 double wide, 2 ba, 3br have to move off the property currently located near Gardner, off Hwy. 69. Asking $12K 989-0527 ask for Eddie. 50-2XU

 

SALE

End of the Year Sale: All inventory is now 20% off until the end of the year. All Christmas items now 50% off. Come take advantage of the savings. Art & Antiques, 114 E. 5th Street 580-919-9640. 51-1XP Sandy Dolak is still selling the great Functional Remedies 1000 mgm CBD Oil. Special at $60 each (reg. $69) or 2 for $100. I also have the Mesa Lavender CBD/Lavender Cream for $25. A great way to feel your best! Call or text 719-251-1271. 51-2XU

 

FOR SALE

/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

 

LIEN SALE

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 12/28/18 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Catharine Mellott at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 51-2XU

NOTICE OF LIEN SALE- Notice is hereby given on 12/28/18 that the below described property will be sold or otherwise disposed of, in a manner consistent with Colorado law. The personal property of Balois Romero at the Huerfano Mini Storage, is listed as: miscellaneous. 51-2XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 28, 2018, the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St in Walsenburg. Storage Unit #F occupied by Alisha Caldwell. Bike, single bed, couch, 2 tires, mop and 12 or more boxes & totes. 51-2XU

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 28, 2018, the below described property will be sold by sealed bid. The property can be seen at Paperback Trading Post, 111 W. 4th St in Walsenburg. Storage Unit #45 occupied by John Kohler. 2 Shelves, 3 dressers, toys, end tables, 7 boxes, 1 stroller, 1 car seat. 51-2XU

 

WANTED

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

OLD ANTIQUE VINTAGE SIGNS, Gas Station Signs, Oil Signs, most other old signs. Antique and Vintage signs. CASH PAID. I can come to you. Mike 623-760-3550. 50-8XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

Classifieds for December 13, 2018

BUSINESS

RyE SEPTiC SERViCE. Septic tank pumping – 35 years experience. 719-489- 2416 or 569-6297. 30-TfN

 

diy OiL CHANGE SPECiALS, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. CQ Synthetic Hi mile Oil & red filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, 16 oz. Sea Foam, $6.98, 12oz. Chevron Tech- ron, fuel system clnr. $4.99, Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, RV anti- freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses, custom made, Bi- cycle inner tubes, Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. City Auto Parts, “CAR- QUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com 48- TfN

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

NEEd BOOKKEEPiNG HELP? Year-end clean-up? We specialize in getting you back on track! Basic monthly bookkeeping services, one-time organization and catch-up, payroll, or se- lect services if that’s all you need. We can help, so you spend your time building your business. Executive Rescue LLC, La Veta, 303- 875-0576. 45-3XP

 

HELP WANTED

PART-TiME CLERK’S ASSiSTANT-The Town of La Veta is accepting applications for an assistant to the Town Clerk. This is a part-time position with no benefits, 24 hours per week at a salary of $12.50 per hour. Qualified candidates must have computer experience, organizational skills, must work well with the public and have good telephone skills. The Town of La Veta is an EOE employer. Applications are available at the La Veta Town Hall, 111 W. Moore Ave., La Veta, Colorado. Applications must be submitted to the Town Hall by 5:00 p.m. on December 28, 2018. 50-3XU

 

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 back- ground/ fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

 

HUERfANO COUNTy CONCRETE is now hiring full and part time drivers. Call 719-738-1320 48-5XU

 

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

POSiTiON SUMMARy: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and exter- nal), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices. Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.Must be able to pass drug screen and back- ground check.Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from su- pervisor  Essential and marginal functions may re- quire physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year- round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human re- sources dept. if you are in- terested in applying for the position. This position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.col- fax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunity employer 43- TfN

 

STAff SERGEANT. Pay status, exempt. Reports to Detention Center Warden. Salary,$32,000-$49,000. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the Warden 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 cit- izens that visit the facility. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: •A high school diploma or GED. •Must be at least 21 years of age. •Four (4) years’ experience in related field, plus (2) years administrative experience including (1) year supervisory experience. (OR a combination of post-secondary education and/or experience totaling two (2) years including 1 year supervisory.) •Three (3) years’ work experience in a professional capacity in corrections, preferable at an adult detention facility. This must include two (2) years working in a management capacity, which demonstrates a knowledge and under- standing of business/public administration practices. •Ability to plan, supervise and work with large staff. •Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, in oral and written English. •Ability to keep comprehensive records and to prepare reports and budgets. •Ability to interact effectively and professionally with employees, residents, officials, and the general public. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:•Ensure that facility maintains compliance with state and American Corrections Association standards and practices. •Prepare reports for official records and information. •Comply with legal mandates governing all persons under the jurisdiction of the Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center. •Ensure that medical, dental mental health and psychiatric services are provided to the resident of the Center. •Provide for all residents of the Center to be treated in a safe and humane manner. •Plan and recommend long-term goals and performance measures for Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center to the Warden.• Work closely with, and responsible for maintaining an open line of communication inter and intra departmentally, and with community agencies, adult courts, probation department and other related entities. • Ensure the development, communication, training and implementation of the Department’s Emergency Operations Plan (EOP). Communicate the Department’s EOP to all Department’s Staff. Train all levels of Department personnel on the EOP. Ensue full participation of all employees and that roles have been established and delegated to lower management. Direct and execute the Emergency Management Procedures for the Department ensuring the safety of all residents and employees. 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 success- fully complete employment drug screen and back- ground check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply and enforce with Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center Safety Policy Requirements, Standard Operating Policy and Procedures of VMDC as well as the Colfax County Policy and Procedures.•Employee must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s License by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position.•Employee must continue on-going education. 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. 34- TfN

 

dETENTiON CORREC- TiONALOffiCER-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 in- mates, 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 Man- ager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline Will Remain open until filled. email to pmendez@co.col- fax.nm.us, or visit our web- site www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an Equal Opportunity employer. 17- TfN

 

COLfAX COUNTy Job Posting. Job title: Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Re- ports to: Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: Until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of Sheriff, Under sheriff, 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. Work- ing 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 born pathogens. Regular expo- sure 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 follow- ing: • 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 apply- ing for the position, The deadline Will Remain open until filled. email to pmen- dez@co.colfax.nm.us, or visit our website www.co.colfax.nm.us. Col- fax County is an Equal Opportunity employer 26-TfN

 

COLfAX COUNTy Job Posting. Job title: Information Technology Support Specialist. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: IT Di- rector. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: July 31, 2018. Position Summary: Under general super- vision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support line-of-business applications, systems, and software. The Technology Support Tech will manage flow of service tickets from creation to closure. Responsible for providing trouble- shooting, assistance, and support to staff with desk- top computer problems including, but not limited to, PC hardware, software, Windows/Android/iOS OS, external peripherals, VoIP phones, mobile de- vices, Active Directory User/Group maintenance and Group Policy, and use of enterprise tools for imaging, deployment, and maintenance of computer systems. This position is Tier 1 support. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: •Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or Associates’ degree with an emphasis on hard- ware/software support, net- working, or equivalent • 2 Last week’s key years’ experience perform- ing desktop specialist duties • OR a combination of edu- cation, training, and experience that would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibility associated with the position • Windows 7/8/8.1/10 enterprise, Server 2008/2012 standard and r2, Office 365, AV Suite Manager • Knowledge of networking including VLANs. Primary Duties: • Oversees staff hardware, software, and data access privileges in accordance to Colfax County IT Policies and management directives • Troubleshoots and re- solves first-level desktop, software, and network problems. • With guidance: in- stall, configure, troubleshoot and maintain IT infrastructure including but not limited to Networking, PC hardware, software, and peripherals • Trains personnel on County software • Utilize and maintain County’s applications • Works effectively under pressure • Completes work and projects in a thorough and timely manner • Can complete tasks without supervision • Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. • Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. • The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline is July 31, 2018. MAIL TO COUNTY MAN- AGER’S OFFICE, RE: IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST JOB POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO pmendez@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 em- ployer 26-TfN

 

FOR RENT

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

 

COMMERCiAL/OffiCE SPACE fOR RENT. Nicely finished, multiple work spaces, approx. 650 sq ft, 1/2 bath, good park- ing, just off Main St. in established commercial building. $350/month + deposit, 116 E. 6th St., Walsenburg, 719-406-0454. 50- 4XP

 

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

 

fOR RENT: Clean 2 Bed- room/1 Bath house with 2-car garage on large corner lot at 301 East Fourth Street, Walsenburg. All appliances included, $575 per month plus deposit. Non-smoker and some pets. Call 719-859-5687. 50-TfN

 

ROOM fOR RENT-4 BR 2.5 BA house, 812 E. Francisco St., LaVeta. Beautiful views $750. Prefer non- smoker, pets ok. Call 773- 319-7392. 50-4XP

 

fOR RENT: Available Jan. 1: single wide mobile home on private lot; fenced back yard; 3 BR, 1BA; 124 Cascade, La Veta. $450/month; $450 de- posit. Call 719-989-7371. 50-2XP

 

HOMES FOR SALE

FOR SALE 2000 double wide, 2 ba, 3br have to move off the property currently located near Gardner, off Hwy. 69. Asking $12K 989-0527 ask for Eddie. 50-2XU

 

VEHICLES

RV MOTORHOME CLASS C TiOGA, 23’, 2000 Ford E-350, V8, Cruise (New tires, brakes, shocks, generator starter, fresh water pump, shower head, bath, kitchen faucets within last 14 months), Ex- tended hitch with plenty of power for towing trailers (cargo, horse, auto, mule/atv, tools, fuel, supplies, etc.). Generator, Frig, Shower, Sleep 6, 144K miles, Roof AC, 110V in/out. A fully stocked chuck wagon and bunk house to go wherever the roundup or hunt takes you, for feeding hands/ hunters, great for fencing, power tools, etc. Use crock pot, cook biscuits in the gas oven, microwave vegetables or bake potatoes. Enjoy hot coffee, biscuits, deer/elk steak, fish, bacon, ham, hash browns and eggs. $6,900, reason- able offers considered, Call 719-989-7217. 48-3XP

 

2007 dOdGE RAM 2500, Mega, Diesel, 4X4, Laramie, Lifted, Navigation, 60k miles! #8541 $29,950 719- 542-2268. 28-TfN

 

2014 JEEP WRANGLER, UNLiMiTEd, 4X4, Rubi- con, Hardtop, Leather, Lifted, 45k miles! #8542 $34,950 719-542-2268. 28- TfN

 

2003 CHEVy 2500Hd, Crew Cab, 4X4, LS, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, Allison, 145k miles! #8532 $17,950 719- 542-2268. 28-TfN

 

fOR SALE: Diesel tank for pickup bed with pump and hose. $150 Near Walsenburg. Call 719-252- 1395. 50-1XP

 

fiRE TRUCKS fOR SALE-La Veta Fire Protection District (LVFPD) is accepting sealed bids on 2 (two) Fire Engine Trucks. Vehicles are being sold “as is” and descriptions follow. View at the east side of the La Veta Fire Protection District Fire Station, 100 Birch, La Veta, CO. Call Mark Brunner at 303- 263-1733 or leave a message on Fire Station answering machine 719- 742-3656 for additional information or to make an appointment. Sealed bids must be received by 5:00 PM on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 and marked “SEALED BID – and in-clude the make and year of truck you are bidding on”. Mailing address is: La Veta Fire Protection District, P.O. Box 44, La Veta, CO 81055. LVFPD re- serves right to refuse any/all bids.

Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1981 Ford 8000 Cab Over Automatic transmission, Pierce Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank, 57,587 miles. Pump test passed 2017, in- service until 10/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, needs batteries, minimum starting bid is $4,500.00

Type 1 Engine Pumper, 1984 Chev Chassis 5 speed manual transmission, 2- speed rear axle, Pierce/Kodiak Manufactured, 1000 gpm pump, 500 gallon booster tank. Has foam system and deck gun, 34,656 miles, pump test passed 2017, in-service until 11/2018. Sold as-is, where-is, minimum starting bid is $6,500.00. 50-4XU

 

PETS

LA VETA PASS KEN- NELS. 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 GROOM- iNG – 48 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 has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719- 738-1427. 21-TfN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” ROAd BASE, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948- 7927. 10-23XP

 

HEiRLOOM PORK BUNdLES fOR SALE Naturally raised out on the land in La Veta with no hormones, antibiotics or any other substance. USDA processed at Salazar Meats in Alamosa, CO, vacuum-sealed packages. Whole Hog Bundle (120 lbs): 25 pounds of chops, 25 pounds of roasts, 20 lbs of ham, 8 lbs of ribs, 15 lbs of brats, 20 pounds of sausage and 8 lbs of bacon. ($600) or Half a Hog bundle (60 lbs, $360) Excellent flavor! You cannot buy pork of this quality from a store! Call or Text Kristina Heim to order or for more details: 719-890- 4047. 47-4XU

 

LIEN SALE

NOTiCE Of LiEN SALE- Dec. 14th at 6th Street Storage,10AM,911W.7th St., Walsenburg. Storage Unit #3, furniture and miscellaneous items. 49- 2XP

 

WANTED

RELOAdiNG SUPPLiES -Brass cases, bullets, ammunition, dies, presses, gun belts, holsters, other leather goods, powder measures, anything firearms related. Call me at 719-989-7056. 35- TfN

 

OLd ANTiQUE ViNTAGE SiGNS, Gas Station Signs, Oil Signs, most other old signs. Antique and Vintage signs. CASH PAID. I can come to you. Mike 623-760-3550. 50- 8XP

 

YARD SALE

HUGE iNdOOR/OUTdOOR yARd SALE with Christmas decorations and household items. 342 W. 7th St. in Walsenburg at Hollowpoint. Friday Dec. 14 9-3 only. 50-TfN

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROAdS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738- 2840. 24-TfN

Classifieds for December 6, 2018

BUSINESS

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

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. CQ Synthetic Hi mile Oil & red filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, 16 oz. Sea Foam, $6.98, 12oz. Chevron Techron, fuel system clnr. $4.99, Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, RV anti-freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses, custom made, Bicycle inner tubes, Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com 48-TFN

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

LUMBER DIRECT FROM SAW MILL-Rough-sawn lumber, all dimensions, for barns, fencing, decks, firewood and slabs. Reasonable rates. Located 20 miles North of Walsenburg near Rye. Call CCT Inc. 719-680-1882 46-4XU

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

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

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

NEED BOOKKEEPING HELP? Year-end clean-up? We specialize in getting you back on track! Basic monthly bookkeeping services, one-time organization and catch-up, payroll, or select services if that’s all you need. We can help, so you spend your time building your business. Executive Rescue LLC, La Veta, 303-875-0576. 45-3XP

 

HELP WANTED

HUERFANO SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 has an immediate opening for a Cook at the Gardner School. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or at leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for more information until filled. EOE 45-TFN

THE COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS CARE Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/ fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

Huerfano County Concrete is now hiring full an part time drivers. Call 719-738-1320 48-5XU

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

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Detention Officer. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $24,000. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Shift work is mandatory. The detention officer will work closely with the detention office staff; Sheriff’s staff; Emergency Service staff; inmates and the public. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s Office at 500 S Albert Ave. Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 48-2XU

Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for a Communication Center Manager. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $49,635. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED certificate supplemented by specialized training in emergency management, telecommunication operations and personnel supervision; have CPR/First aid certification; and must be Emergency Medical Dispatch qualified or shall comply with Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification within a reasonable amount of time. The Communication Manager will be under the direction of the Huerfano County Sheriff and will oversee the operation and activities of the Communication Center. Drug testing and background check are required. Job description and application are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00P.M. on December 10th, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 48-2XU

South Central Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging is hiring a part-time assistant cook for the Walsenburg senior kitchen. This part-time position is responsible for assisting with the daily preparation and serving meals for homebound clients and congregate meal site, daily kitchen sanitation, stocking inventory, and other duties as assigned. This position requires a valid Colorado driver’s license with clean driving record and background check. Position is Monday through Friday starting daily at 8:00 am for 25 hours a week. All applications are available and accepted at the Colorado Workforce Center. 48-2XU

South Central Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging is hiring a part-time assistant cook for the Walsenburg senior kitchen. This part-time position is responsible for assisting with the daily preparation and serving meals for homebound clients and congregate meal site, daily kitchen sanitation, stocking inventory, and other duties as assigned. This position requires a valid Colorado driver’s license with clean driving record and background check. Position is Monday through Friday starting daily at 8:00 am for 25 hours a week. All applications are available and accepted at the Colorado Workforce Center. 48-1XU

ART IN THE PARK Director July 6 & 7, 2019 in La Veta. Experience working with vendors at art & craft events and with Excel spreadsheets required. For more information call the Spanish Peaks Arts Council at 719-742-3074 or email spanishpeaksarts@gmail.com. 37-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and external), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices.  Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.  Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.  Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor  Essential and marginal functions may require physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year-round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human resources dept. if you are interested in applying for the position. Thos position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.colfax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunit employer 43-TFN

STAFF SERGEANT. Pay status, exempt. Reports to Detention Center Warden. Salary,$32,000-$49,000. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the Warden 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. •Four (4) years’ experience in related field, plus (2) years administrative experience including (1) year supervisory experience. (OR a combination of post-secondary education and/or experience totaling two (2) years including 1 year supervisory.) •Three (3) years’ work experience in a professional capacity in corrections, preferable at an adult detention facility. This must include two (2) years working in a management capacity, which demonstrates a knowledge and understanding of business/public administration practices. •Ability to plan, supervise and work with large staff. •Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, in oral and written English. •Ability to keep comprehensive records and to prepare reports and budgets. •Ability to interact effectively and professionally with employees, residents, officials, and the general public. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:•Ensure that facility maintains compliance with state and American Corrections Association standards and practices. •Prepare reports for official records and information.•Comply with legal mandates governing all persons under the jurisdiction of the Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center. •Ensure that medical, dental mental health and psychiatric services are provided to the resident of the Center. •Provide for all residents of the Center to be treated in a safe and humane manner. •Plan and recommend long-term goals and performance measures for Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center to the Warden.• Work closely with, and responsible for maintaining an open line of communication inter and intra departmentally, and with community agencies, adult courts, probation department and other related entities. • Ensure the development, communication, training and implementation of the Department’s Emergency Operations Plan (EOP). Communicate the Department’s EOP to all Department’s Staff. Train all levels of Department personnel on the EOP. Ensue full participation of all employees and that roles have been established and delegated to lower management. Direct and execute the Emergency Management Procedures for the Department ensuring the safety of all residents and employees. 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 and enforce with Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center Safety Policy Requirements, Standard Operating Policy and Procedures of VMDC as well as the Colfax County Policy and Procedures.•Employee must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s License by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position.•Employee must continue on-going education. 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. 34-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

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: Until 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 born pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. • Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, 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 26-TFN

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Information Technology Support Specialist. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: IT Director. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: July 31, 2018. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support line-of-business applications, systems, and software. The Technology Support Tech will manage flow of service tickets from creation to closure. Responsible for providing troubleshooting, assistance, and support to staff with desktop computer problems including, but not limited to, PC hardware, software, Windows/Android/iOS OS, external peripherals, VoIP phones, mobile devices, Active Directory User/Group maintenance and Group Policy, and use of enterprise tools for imaging, deployment, and maintenance of computer systems. This position is Tier 1 support. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: •Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or Associates’ degree with an emphasis on hardware/software support, networking, or equivalent • 2 years’ experience performing desktop specialist 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 • Windows 7/8/8.1/10 enterprise, Server 2008/2012 standard and r2, Office 365, AV Suite Manager • Knowledge of networking including VLANs. Primary Duties: • Oversees staff hardware, software, and data access privileges in accordance to Colfax County IT Policies and management directives • Troubleshoots and resolves first-level desktop, software, and network problems. • With guidance: install, configure, troubleshoot and maintain IT infrastructure including but not limited to Networking, PC hardware, software, and peripherals • Trains personnel on County software • Utilize and maintain County’s applications • Works effectively under pressure • Completes work and projects in a thorough and timely manner • Can complete tasks without supervision • Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. • Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. • The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline is July 31, 2018. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST JOB POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO pmendez@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 26-TFN

 

FOR RENT

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

FOR RENT: 1 BEDROOM COTTAGE, very spacious. First and last month, no pets.  Mature adults only. Rent is $350 plus utlities. 719-738-3827. 48-2XU FOR RENT: 1 BEDROOM APARTMENT. Most utilities included. Rent is $450. No pets. 55 and over. 719-738-3827. 48-2XU

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

Casita (studio) for rent in Raton. Excellent neighborhood, fully furnished, all utilities (including WiFi/Cable) and off street parking. 1 month security deposit, no smoking and references required. $550.00 505 681 8551. 48-2XP

 

VEHICLES

RV Motorhome Class C Tioga, 23’, 2000 Ford E-350, V8, Cruise (New tires, brakes, shocks, generator starter, fresh water pump, shower head, bath, kitchen faucets within last 14 months), Extended hitch with plenty of power for towing traiers (cargo, horse, auto, mule/atv, tools, fuel, supplies, etc.). Generator, Frig, Shower, Sleep 6, 144K miles, Roof AC, 110V in/out. A fully stocked chuck wagon and bunk house to go wherever the roundup or hunt takes you, for feeding hands/hunters, great for fencing, power tools, etc. Use crock pot, cook biscuits in the gas oven, microwave vegetables or bake potatoes. Enjoy hot coffee, biscuits, deer/elk steak, fish, bacon, ham, hash browns and eggs. $6,900, reasonable offers considered, Call 719-989-7217. 48-3XP

2007 Dodge Ram 2500, Mega, Diesel, 4X4, Laramie, Lifted, Navigation, 60k miles! #8541 $29,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Jeep Wrangler, Unlimited, 4X4, Rubicon, Hardtop, Leather, Lifted, 45k miles! #8542 $34,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Chevy 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, LS, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, Allison, 145k miles! #8532 $17,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

­ FOR SALE: 8’ Camper Shell fits all beds, green fiberglass $100.00. Fifty wheel Husky hitch w/rails $150.00. 1970 Dodge 3/4 ton Pickup truck, 4 speed, 383 motor $2,500.00. Call 719-248-0895 49-1XP

 

PETS

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

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 48 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 has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

Heirloom Pork Bundles for Sale Naturally raised out on the land in La Veta with no hormones, antibiotics or any other substance. USDA processed at Salazar Meats in Alamosa, CO, vacuum-sealed packages. Whole Hog Bundle (120 lbs): 25 pounds of chops, 25 pounds of roasts, 20 lbs of ham, 8 lbs of ribs, 15 lbs of brats, 20 pounds of sausage and 8 lbs of bacon. ($600) or Half a Hog bundle (60 lbs, $360) Excellent flavor! You cannot buy pork of this quality from a store! Call or Text Kristina Heim to order or for more details: 719-890-4047. 47-4XU

 

LIEN SALE

Notice of Lien Sale-Dec. 14th at 6th Street Storage, 10 AM, 911 W. 7th St., Walsenburg. Storage Unit #3, furniture and miscellaneous items. 49-2XP

 

WANTED

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

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

Classifieds for November 29, 2018

BUSINESS

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

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ Hi-mile oil and Red filter, $23.99, 5 qts. CQ Synthetic Hi mile Oil & red filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99, 16 oz. Sea Foam, $6.98, 12oz. Chevron Techron, fuel system clnr. $4.99, Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, RV anti-freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses, custom made, Bicycle inner tubes, Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com 48-TFN

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

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

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

NEED BOOKKEEPING HELP? Year-end clean-up? We specialize in getting you back on track! Basic monthly bookkeeping services, one-time organization and catch-up, payroll, or select services if that’s all you need. We can help, so you spend your time building your business. Executive Rescue LLC, La Veta, 303-875-0576. 48-5XP

SETH GIAUQUE PAINTING AND DRYWALL-Interior/Exterior, decks stained and sealed. Large jobs or small. Free estimate. Serving Huerfano County and most of Souther Colorado. Senior Discounts. High quality at affordable prices. Call Seth Giauque 719-320-7697 46-3XP

LUMBER DIRECT FROM SAW MILL-Rough-sawn lumber, all dimensions, for barns, fencing, decks, firewood and slabs. Reasonable rates. Located 20 miles North of Walsenburg near Rye. Call CCT Inc. 719-680-1882 46-4XU

 

HELP WANTED

HUERFANO SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 has an immediate opening for a Cook at the Gardner School. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or at leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for more information until filled. EOE 45-TFN

THE COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS CARE Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/ fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

Huerfano County Concrete is now hiring full an part time drivers. Call 719-738-1320 48-5XU

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

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for Detention Officer. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $24,000. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Shift work is mandatory. The detention officer will work closely with the detention office staff; Sheriff’s staff; Emergency Service staff; inmates and the public. Job descriptions and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s Office at 500 S Albert Ave. Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 48-2XU

Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for a Communication Center Manager. This is a full-time position with benefits at a starting salary of $49,635. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED certificate supplemented by specialized training in emergency management, telecommunication operations and personnel supervision; have CPR/First aid certification; and must be Emergency Medical Dispatch qualified or shall comply with Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification within a reasonable amount of time. The Communication Manager will be under the direction of the Huerfano County Sheriff and will oversee the operation and activities of the Communication Center. Drug testing and background check are required. Job description and application are available at the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00P.M. on December 10th, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 48-2XU

South Central Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging is hiring a part-time assistant cook for the Walsenburg senior kitchen. This part-time position is responsible for assisting with the daily preparation and serving meals for homebound clients and congregate meal site, daily kitchen sanitation, stocking inventory, and other duties as assigned. This position requires a valid Colorado driver’s license with clean driving record and background check. Position is Monday through Friday starting daily at 8:00 am for 25 hours a week. All applications are available and accepted at the Colorado Workforce Center. 48-1XU

ART IN THE PARK Director July 6 & 7, 2019 in La Veta. Experience working with vendors at art & craft events and with Excel spreadsheets required. For more information call the Spanish Peaks Arts Council at 719-742-3074 or email spanishpeaksarts@gmail.com. 37-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and external), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices.  Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.  Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.  Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor  Essential and marginal functions may require physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year-round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human resources dept. if you are interested in applying for the position. Thos position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.colfax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunit employer 43-TFN

STAFF SERGEANT. Pay status, exempt. Reports to Detention Center Warden. Salary,$32,000-$49,000. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the Warden 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. •Four (4) years’ experience in related field, plus (2) years administrative experience including (1) year supervisory experience. (OR a combination of post-secondary education and/or experience totaling two (2) years including 1 year supervisory.) •Three (3) years’ work experience in a professional capacity in corrections, preferable at an adult detention facility. This must include two (2) years working in a management capacity, which demonstrates a knowledge and understanding of business/public administration practices. •Ability to plan, supervise and work with large staff. •Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, in oral and written English. •Ability to keep comprehensive records and to prepare reports and budgets. •Ability to interact effectively and professionally with employees, residents, officials, and the general public. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:•Ensure that facility maintains compliance with state and American Corrections Association standards and practices. •Prepare reports for official records and information.•Comply with legal mandates governing all persons under the jurisdiction of the Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center. •Ensure that medical, dental mental health and psychiatric services are provided to the resident of the Center. •Provide for all residents of the Center to be treated in a safe and humane manner. •Plan and recommend long-term goals and performance measures for Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center to the Warden.• Work closely with, and responsible for maintaining an open line of communication inter and intra departmentally, and with community agencies, adult courts, probation department and other related entities. • Ensure the development, communication, training and implementation of the Department’s Emergency Operations Plan (EOP). Communicate the Department’s EOP to all Department’s Staff. Train all levels of Department personnel on the EOP. Ensue full participation of all employees and that roles have been established and delegated to lower management. Direct and execute the Emergency Management Procedures for the Department ensuring the safety of all residents and employees. 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 and enforce with Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center Safety Policy Requirements, Standard Operating Policy and Procedures of VMDC as well as the Colfax County Policy and Procedures.•Employee must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s License by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position.•Employee must continue on-going education. 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. 34-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

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: Until 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 born pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. • Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, 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 26-TFN

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Information Technology Support Specialist. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: IT Director. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: July 31, 2018. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support line-of-business applications, systems, and software. The Technology Support Tech will manage flow of service tickets from creation to closure. Responsible for providing troubleshooting, assistance, and support to staff with desktop computer problems including, but not limited to, PC hardware, software, Windows/Android/iOS OS, external peripherals, VoIP phones, mobile devices, Active Directory User/Group maintenance and Group Policy, and use of enterprise tools for imaging, deployment, and maintenance of computer systems. This position is Tier 1 support. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: •Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or Associates’ degree with an emphasis on hardware/software support, networking, or equivalent • 2 years’ experience performing desktop specialist 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 • Windows 7/8/8.1/10 enterprise, Server 2008/2012 standard and r2, Office 365, AV Suite Manager • Knowledge of networking including VLANs. Primary Duties: • Oversees staff hardware, software, and data access privileges in accordance to Colfax County IT Policies and management directives • Troubleshoots and resolves first-level desktop, software, and network problems. • With guidance: install, configure, troubleshoot and maintain IT infrastructure including but not limited to Networking, PC hardware, software, and peripherals • Trains personnel on County software • Utilize and maintain County’s applications • Works effectively under pressure • Completes work and projects in a thorough and timely manner • Can complete tasks without supervision • Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. • Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. • The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline is July 31, 2018. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST JOB POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO pmendez@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 26-TFN

 

FOR RENT

or Rent 1 bedroom cabin in La Veta available November 15th. Call Jim at Cruikshank Realty 719-890-1701 46-TFN

FOR RENT: 1 BEDROOM COTTAGE, very spacious. First and last month, no pets.  Mature adults only. Rent is $350 plus utlities. 719-738-3827. 47-2XU

FOR RENT: 1 BEDROOM APARTMENT. Most utilities included. Rent is $450. No pets. 55 and over. 719-738-3827. 47-2XU

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

COMMERCIAL/OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT. Nicely finished, approx. 650 sq. ft., good parking, close to Main St. in established commercial building. $350/month + deposit, 116 E. 6th St., Walsenburg, 719-406-0454 45-4XP

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

Casita (studio) for rent in Raton. Excellent neighborhood, fully furnished, all utilities (including WiFi/Cable) and off street parking. 1 month security deposit, no smoking and references required. $550.00 505 681 8551. 48-2XP

 

VEHICLES

RV Motorhome Class C Tioga, 23’, 2000 Ford E-350, V8, Cruise (New tires, brakes, shocks, generator starter, fresh water pump, shower head, bath, kitchen faucets within last 14 months), Extended hitch with plenty of power for towing traiers (cargo, horse, auto, mule/atv, tools, fuel, supplies, etc.). Generator, Frig, Shower, Sleep 6, 144K miles, Roof AC, 110V in/out. A fully stocked chuck wagon and bunk house to go wherever the roundup or hunt takes you, for feeding hands/hunters, great for fencing, power tools, etc. Use crock pot, cook biscuits in the gas oven, microwave vegetables or bake potatoes. Enjoy hot coffee, biscuits, deer/elk steak, fish, bacon, ham, hash browns and eggs. $6,900, reasonable offers considered, Call 719-989-7217. 48-3XP

SMALL MOTORCYCLE – 250-350 CC. Repairable project ok. 719-252-1395. 48-1XP 2007 Dodge Ram 2500, Mega, Diesel, 4X4, Laramie, Lifted, Navigation, 60k miles! #8541 $29,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2014 Jeep Wrangler, Unlimited, 4X4, Rubicon, Hardtop, Leather, Lifted, 45k miles! #8542 $34,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Chevy 2500HD, Crew Cab, 4X4, LS, 6.6L Duramax Diesel, Allison, 145k miles! #8532 $17,950 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

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

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 48 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 has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

GARAGE SALE

GARAGE SALE Friday & Saturday Nov. 30 & Dec. 1 10-4 at La Veta Village, 109 E. Francisco St., La Veta. We have Christmas decorations, toys, games, small appliances, bedding and many more items for the home and office. FREE Gift Wrapping 10-2 PM 47-2XP

HUGE INDOOR/OUTDOOR Garage and Yard Sale. 342 W. 7th St at Hollowpoint in Walsenburg. Friday and Saturday, 30th and 1st 9-3. 48-1XP

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

Heirloom Pork Bundles for Sale Naturally raised out on the land in La Veta with no hormones, antibiotics or any other substance. USDA processed at Salazar Meats in Alamosa, CO, vacuum-sealed packages. Whole Hog Bundle (120 lbs): 25 pounds of chops, 25 pounds of roasts, 20 lbs of ham, 8 lbs of ribs, 15 lbs of brats, 20 pounds of sausage and 8 lbs of bacon. ($600) or Half a Hog bundle (60 lbs, $360) Excellent flavor! You cannot buy pork of this quality from a store! Call or Text Kristina Heim to order or for more details: 719-890-4047. 47-4XU

 

WANTED

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

PASTURE WANTED, for 2019 and beyond. Pasture for 100+ cows within 100 miles of Walsenburg. Don’t need house, only pasture with water. Would like to rent by acre. Have references, top dollar paid. Please call 918-843-9985. 44-5XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

Classifieds for November 21, 2018

BUSINESS

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

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ regular oil and Red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. CQ Synthetic oil & red filter, $26.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99. Lawn & Garden tractor, CarQuest 15w40 HD. Diesel oil, $11.99 gl. Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, 2 ton floor jack, $19.99 RV anti-freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. ­01-TFN

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

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

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

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

NEED BOOKKEEPING HELP? Year-end clean-up? We specialize in getting you back on track! Basic monthly bookkeeping services, one-time organization and catch-up, payroll, or select services if that’s all you need. We can help, so you spend your time building your business. Executive Rescue LLC, La Veta, 303-875-0576. 45-3XP

SETH GIAUQUE PAINTING AND DRYWALL-Interior/Exterior, decks stained and sealed. Large jobs or small. Free estimate. Serving Huerfano County and most of Souther Colorado. Senior Discounts. High quality at affordable prices. Call Seth Giauque 719-320-7697 46-3XP

LUMBER DIRECT FROM SAW MILL-Rough-sawn lumber, all dimensions, for barns, fencing, decks, firewood and slabs. Reasonable rates. Located 20 miles North of Walsenburg near Rye. Call CCT Inc. 719-680-1882 46-4XU

 

HELP WANTED

HUERFANO SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 has an immediate opening for a Cook at the Gardner School. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or at leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for more information until filled. EOE 45-TFN

THE COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS CARE Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/ fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and external), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices.  Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.  Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.  Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor  Essential and marginal functions may require physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year-round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human resources dept. if you are interested in applying for the position. Thos position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.colfax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunit employer 43-TFN

STAFF SERGEANT. Pay status, exempt. Reports to Detention Center Warden. Salary,$32,000-$49,000. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the Warden 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. •Four (4) years’ experience in related field, plus (2) years administrative experience including (1) year supervisory experience. (OR a combination of post-secondary education and/or experience totaling two (2) years including 1 year supervisory.) •Three (3) years’ work experience in a professional capacity in corrections, preferable at an adult detention facility. This must include two (2) years working in a management capacity, which demonstrates a knowledge and understanding of business/public administration practices. •Ability to plan, supervise and work with large staff. •Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, in oral and written English. •Ability to keep comprehensive records and to prepare reports and budgets. •Ability to interact effectively and professionally with employees, residents, officials, and the general public. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:•Ensure that facility maintains compliance with state and American Corrections Association standards and practices. •Prepare reports for official records and information.•Comply with legal mandates governing all persons under the jurisdiction of the Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center. •Ensure that medical, dental mental health and psychiatric services are provided to the resident of the Center. •Provide for all residents of the Center to be treated in a safe and humane manner. •Plan and recommend long-term goals and performance measures for Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center to the Warden.• Work closely with, and responsible for maintaining an open line of communication inter and intra departmentally, and with community agencies, adult courts, probation department and other related entities. • Ensure the development, communication, training and implementation of the Department’s Emergency Operations Plan (EOP). Communicate the Department’s EOP to all Department’s Staff. Train all levels of Department personnel on the EOP. Ensue full participation of all employees and that roles have been established and delegated to lower management. Direct and execute the Emergency Management Procedures for the Department ensuring the safety of all residents and employees. 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 and enforce with Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center Safety Policy Requirements, Standard Operating Policy and Procedures of VMDC as well as the Colfax County Policy and Procedures.•Employee must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s License by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position.•Employee must continue on-going education. 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. 34-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

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: Until 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 born pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. • Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, 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 26-TFN

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Information Technology Support Specialist. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: IT Director. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: July 31, 2018. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support line-of-business applications, systems, and software. The Technology Support Tech will manage flow of service tickets from creation to closure. Responsible for providing troubleshooting, assistance, and support to staff with desktop computer problems including, but not limited to, PC hardware, software, Windows/Android/iOS OS, external peripherals, VoIP phones, mobile devices, Active Directory User/Group maintenance and Group Policy, and use of enterprise tools for imaging, deployment, and maintenance of computer systems. This position is Tier 1 support. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: •Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or Associates’ degree with an emphasis on hardware/software support, networking, or equivalent • 2 years’ experience performing desktop specialist 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 • Windows 7/8/8.1/10 enterprise, Server 2008/2012 standard and r2, Office 365, AV Suite Manager • Knowledge of networking including VLANs. Primary Duties: • Oversees staff hardware, software, and data access privileges in accordance to Colfax County IT Policies and management directives • Troubleshoots and resolves first-level desktop, software, and network problems. • With guidance: install, configure, troubleshoot and maintain IT infrastructure including but not limited to Networking, PC hardware, software, and peripherals • Trains personnel on County software • Utilize and maintain County’s applications • Works effectively under pressure • Completes work and projects in a thorough and timely manner • Can complete tasks without supervision • Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. • Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. • The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline is July 31, 2018. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST JOB POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO pmendez@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 26-TFN

 

FOR RENT

1 BEDROOM COTTAGE, very spacious. First and last month, no pets.  Mature adults only. Rent is $350 plus utlities. 719-738-3827. 47-2XU

1 BEDROOM APARTMENT. Most utilities included. Rent is $450. No pets. 55 and over. 719-738-3827. 47-2XU

For Rent 1 bedroom cabin in La Veta available November 15th. Call Jim at Cruikshank Realty 719-890-1701 46-TFN

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

COMMERCIAL/OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT. Nicely finished, approx. 650 sq. ft., good parking, close to Main St. in established commercial building. $350/month + deposit, 116 E. 6th St., Walsenburg, 719-406-0454 45-4XP

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

 

VEHICLES

2014 Ford E250 Cargo Van, XLT, Bins & Racks, 1-owner, Low Miles! #8534 $19,950. Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2010 Jeep Wrangler, 4X4, Sahara, Hardtop, Pwr. Options, Low Miles! #8535 $16,950. Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2015 Lexus IS 250, AWD, 26k miles! 1-Owner, Navigation & Sunroof #8533 $26,950. Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

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

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 48 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 has indoor/outdoor facilities, a play yard and is climate controlled for your fur baby. 22540 US 160, Walsenburg. Call 719-738-1427. 21-TFN

 

FOR SALE

3/4” road base, 1/2” rock, pea gravel, decorative boulders, also river rock. Backhoe, road grader and dump truck services. Call 719-214-6982 or 719-948-7927. 10-23XP

Heirloom Pork Bundles for Sale Naturally raised out on the land in La Veta with no hormones, antibiotics or any other substance. USDA processed at Salazar Meats in Alamosa, CO, vacuum-sealed packages. Whole Hog Bundle (120 lbs): 25 pounds of chops, 25 pounds of roasts, 20 lbs of ham, 8 lbs of ribs, 15 lbs of brats, 20 pounds of sausage and 8 lbs of bacon. ($600) or Half a Hog bundle (60 lbs, $360) Excellent flavor! You cannot buy pork of this quality from a store! Call or Text Kristina Heim to order or for more details: 719-890-4047. 47-4XU

 

WANTED

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

PASTURE WANTED, for 2019 and beyond. Pasture for 100+ cows within 100 miles of Walsenburg. Don’t need house, only pasture with water. Would like to rent by acre. Have references, top dollar paid. Please call 918-843-9985. 44-5XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

Classifieds for November 15, 2018

BUSINESS

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

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, 5 qts. CQ regular oil and Red filter, $22.99, 5 qts. CQ Synthetic oil & red filter, $26.99, 5 qts. Valvoline Max-Life and HD filter, $27.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & HD filter, $32.99. Lawn & Garden tractor, CarQuest 15w40 HD. Diesel oil, $11.99 gl. Motorcycle & ATV Batteries in stock, 2 ton floor jack, $19.99 RV anti-freeze in stock. Hydraulic hoses custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. City Auto Parts, “CARQUEST” 600 W. 7th. St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525 www.carquest.com. ­01-TFN

AFFORDABLE CARPET CLEANING- Southern Colorado from Pueblo to Trinidad. Residential/ Commerical. 30 years experience. Free quotes, senior discounts. Call Sam or Sylvia at (719) 890-1079 0r (719) 989-7824. 48-TFN COMPUTER TROUBLES? Ready to throw your computer out the window or use it for target practice? STOP – call SonRay Computers for all your computer and troubleshooting needs. We specialize in computer repair, maintenance, training, graphics art, WEB design and maintenance, smart home installation, surveillance system installation. Call 719-890-0417 (Hfo Cty only) or email us at sonray_99 @hotmail.com. 24-TFN

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

NEED BOOKKEEPING HELP? Year-end clean-up? We specialize in getting you back on track! Basic monthly bookkeeping services, one-time organization and catch-up, payroll, or select services if that’s all you need. We can help, so you spend your time building your business. Executive Rescue LLC, La Veta, 303-875-0576. 45-3XP

SETH GIAUQUE PAINTING AND DRYWALL-Interior/Exterior, decks stained and sealed. Large jobs or small. Free estimate. Serving Huerfano County and most of Souther Colorado. Senior Discounts. High quality at affordable prices. Call Seth Giauque 719-320-7697 46-3XP

LUMBER DIRECT FROM SAW MILL-Rough-sawn lumber, all dimensions, for barns, fencing, decks, firewood and slabs. Reasonable rates. Located 20 miles North of Walsenburg near Rye. Call CCT Inc. 719-680-1882 46-4XU

 

HELP WANTED

ADMIN CLERK II- The Huerfano County Treasurer Office is accepting applications for an Administrative Clerk II. This position is Part Time at 20 hours per week with no benefits and will pay $13.00 per hour. Position will provide clerical and receptionist support for County Treasurer, Office of the Public Trustee, County Employees and the Public. Applicant must demonstrate knowledge in various computer applications. Qualified candidates must have a High School Diploma or GED. Drug testing and background check are required. Job descriptions and applications are available through the Walsenburg Workforce Center, 928 Russell, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on November 19th, 2018. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 45-2XU

HUERFANO SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 has an immediate opening for a Cook at the Gardner School. Applications can be picked up at the School District Office located at 201 East Fifth Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Questions please contact Human Resources Director Lorna Eddleman at 719-738-1520 or at leddleman@huerfano.k12.co.us for more information until filled. EOE 45-TFN

Community Banks of Colorado in Walsenburg, is currently in the process of hiring a Personal Banker and a Universal Banker. Previous cash handling, client service and sales experience and background are helpful. For position details and to apply, please visit www.cobnks.com. NBH Bank is an equal opportunity employer. 44-3XU

THE COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS CARE Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/ fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

THE COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS CARE Service Program is accepting applications for full and part time positions as Personal Care Providers to work all areas of Huerfano County. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, able to pass background/fingerprinting verification, have reliable transportation to get to and from work, and have a sincere interest in helping clients remain independent in their home by assisting with personal care and homemaker tasks. Applicants must be willing to work flexible shift schedules. Previous experience in home care helpful but not mandatory; training provided to all staff upon hiring. Submit applications to the Colorado Workforce Center, 928 Russell Avenue, Walsenburg. CO. 45-8XU

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

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general direction, the Airport Operations Tech is responsible for the support to the Airport Operations Manager. Duties included, but are not limited to; Aircraft fueling, work in inclement weather, towing aircraft in and out of the hangar, processing payments, assisting customers, in person, by e-mail and by telephone, general maintenance (internal and external), operate equipment for snow removal, operate equipment fuel trucks, compliance with all County, State and Federal Laws and Regulations will be regulations will be required at all times. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  A high school diploma or GED.  Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written in English.  Knowledge of standard office procedures and practices.  Ability to interact effectively and professionally with the public, supervisors and co-workers.  Ability to work alone and set priorities.  Must be able to pass drug screen and background check.  Must be 18 years of age or older. WORKING CONDITIONS:  All essential duties are performed indoors and outdoors.  Worker often works alone both with and without directions from supervisor  Essential and marginal functions may require physical condition necessary for fueling aircraft and possible adverse weather conditions year-round. 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.  Employee must successfully complete physical exam.  Employee must comply with 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 resume to Colfax County human resources dept. if you are interested in applying for the position. Thos position will remain open until filled. PO Box 1498, Raton, NM 87740 or email mlkern@co.colfax.nm.us or visir our website- www.co.colfax.nm.us Colfax County is an equal opportunit employer 43-TFN

STAFF SERGEANT. Pay status, exempt. Reports to Detention Center Warden. Salary,$32,000-$49,000. Open until filled. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the Warden 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. •Four (4) years’ experience in related field, plus (2) years administrative experiencencluding (1) year supervisory experience. (OR a combination of post-secondary education and/or experience totaling two (2) years including 1 year supervisory.) •Three (3) years’ work experience in a professional capacity in corrections, preferable at an adult detention facility. This must include two (2) years working in a management capacity, which demonstrates a knowledge and understanding of business/public administration practices. •Ability to plan, supervise and work with large staff. •Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, in oral and written English. •Ability to keep comprehensive records and to prepare reports and budgets. •Ability to interact effectively and professionally with employees, residents, officials, and the general public. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:•Ensure that facility maintains compliance with state and American Corrections Association standards and practices. •Prepare reports for official records and information.•Comply with legal mandates governing all persons under the jurisdiction of the Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center. •Ensure that medical, dental mental health and psychiatric services are provided to the resident of the Center. •Provide for all residents of the Center to be treated in a safe and humane manner. •Plan and recommend long-term goals and performance measures for Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center to the Warden.• Work closely with, and responsible for maintaining an open line of communication inter and intra departmentally, and with community agencies, adult courts, probation department and other related entities. • Ensure the development, communication, training and implementation of the Department’s Emergency Operations Plan (EOP). Communicate the Department’s EOP to all Department’s Staff. Train all levels of Department personnel on the EOP. Ensue full participation of all employees and that roles have been established and delegated to lower management. Direct and execute the Emergency Management Procedures for the Department ensuring the safety of all residents and employees. 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 and enforce with Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center Safety Policy Requirements, Standard Operating Policy and Procedures of VMDC as well as the Colfax County Policy and Procedures.•Employee must possess a valid New Mexico Driver’s License by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position.•Employee must continue on-going education. 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. 34-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

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Certified or uncertified deputy. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: Sheriff and Under Sheriff. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: Until 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 born pathogens. Regular exposure to changing weather conditions and related hazards. Potential work hazards include possibility of personal injury from violent residents, or heavy exertion activities while restraining or pursuing residents. Required to be on call for emergencies. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: • The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. • Must be able to pass a physical agility test. • Employee must comply with complete the personnel ordinance and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • Must be certified or certifiable through the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy as a peace officer. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, 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 26-TFN

COLFAX COUNTY Job Posting. Job title: Information Technology Support Specialist. Pay status:Non- Exempt. Reports to: IT Director. Salary: Depends on experience. Closing date: July 31, 2018. Position Summary: Under general supervision of the IT Director, provides a wide range of support line-of-business applications, systems, and software. The Technology Support Tech will manage flow of service tickets from creation to closure. Responsible for providing troubleshooting, assistance, and support to staff with desktop computer problems including, but not limited to, PC hardware, software, Windows/Android/iOS OS, external peripherals, VoIP phones, mobile devices, Active Directory User/Group maintenance and Group Policy, and use of enterprise tools for imaging, deployment, and maintenance of computer systems. This position is Tier 1 support. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: •Technical certification (MCSE, MOS, or A+) and/or Associates’ degree with an emphasis on hardware/software support, networking, or equivalent • 2 years’ experience performing desktop specialist 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 • Windows 7/8/8.1/10 enterprise, Server 2008/2012 standard and r2, Office 365, AV Suite Manager • Knowledge of networking including VLANs. Primary Duties: • Oversees staff hardware, software, and data access privileges in accordance to Colfax County IT Policies and management directives • Troubleshoots and resolves first-level desktop, software, and network problems. • With guidance: install, configure, troubleshoot and maintain IT infrastructure including but not limited to Networking, PC hardware, software, and peripherals • Trains personnel on County software • Utilize and maintain County’s applications • Works effectively under pressure • Completes work and projects in a thorough and timely manner • Can complete tasks without supervision • Performs other duties as assigned. SCREENING AND COMPLIANCE: •The offer of this Colfax County Position requires compliance with the following: • Employee must successfully complete employment drug screen and background check, no felony, DWI or Domestic Violence Convictions. •Must be able to lift, up to 50 pounds. • Employee must comply with policies and guidelines of the County. • Employee must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license by employment date and retain a valid license while employed in this position. • The employee is occasionally required to stand and reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend, or crawl. The employee performs physical activity including, but not limited to, lifting, carrying, and moving heavy objects; occasionally up to 35 pounds. • The employee may be required to deal with disgruntled individuals requiring the use of conflict management skills. The employee is required to perform work in confidence and under pressure for deadlines and maintain professional composure, tact, patience, and courtesy always. Please submit application and resume to County Manager’s office if you are interested in applying for the position, The deadline is July 31, 2018. MAIL TO COUNTY MANAGER’S OFFICE, RE: IT SUPPORT SPECIALIST JOB POSTING, PO BOX 1498, RATON, NM 87740 OR EMAIL TO pmendez@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 26-TFN

 

FOR RENT

For Rent 1 bedroom cabin in La Veta available November 15th. Call Jim at Cruikshank Realty 719-890-1701 46-TFN

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

COMMERCIAL/OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT. Nicely finished, approx. 650 sq. ft., good parking, close to Main St. in established commercial building. $350/month + deposit, 116 E. 6th St., Walsenburg, 719-406-0454 45-4XP

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

 

VEHICLES

RV Motorhome Class C Tioga, 23’, 2000 Ford E-350, V8, Cruise (New Tires, Brakes, Shocks within last 14 months), Extended hitch with plenty of power for towing trailers (cargo, horse, auto, atv). Generator, Frig, Shower, Sleep 6, 144K miles, Roof AC, inside/outside 110V outlets, extend a stay propane hookup. (New Generator starter, fresh water pump, shower head, bath and kitchen faucets November 2018.) Hunters/Ranchers: A fully stocked chuck wagon and bunk house to go wherever the roundup or hunt takes you. Capable of feeding large groups of ranch hands or hunters, also great for fencing (stretchers work off hitch). Use crock pots for stews, beans, etc. Cook biscuits, cornbread in the gas oven, microwave to heat vegetables or bake potatoes. On crisp mornings, hot coffee, biscuits, steak, bacon, ham, hash browns and eggs hit the spot. After a day out, come home to a hot meal of deer/elk steak, fresh fish, crock of stew, hot coffee, biscuits, baked potatoes. Enjoy a hot shower, warm bed for the night. Tow trailers for horses, ATV’s, tools, extra propane, fuel, gear, supplies needed. $7,500, Call 719-989-7217. 45-2XP

2006 Dodge 2500, Mega Cab, SLT, 4X4, 5.9L Cummins, Sunroof, 110k miles #8531 $26,950. Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2003 Ford F-250, Crew Cab, 4X4, XLT, FX4, 7.3L Powerstroke Diesel, NICE! #9444 $18,950. Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

1999 Toyota Tacoma, X=Cab, 4X4, SR5, TRD, 3.4L V6, 5 speed, 145k miles! #8505 $10,950. Fultons Used Cars, Pueblo, 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

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

DOG & CAT GROOMING – 48 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 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

 

HOUSE FOR SALE

WALSENBURG HOUSE FOR SALE- $127,500. 2BR, 1 BA with double vanities. 1,310 Sq. ft. Views, deck, fenced, sun room, remodeled, shed, quiet neighborhood. Great starter, rental or B&B. 719-738-1000. 43-4XP

 

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

 

WANTED

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

PASTURE WANTED, for 2019 and beyond. Pasture for 100+ cows within 100 miles of Walsenburg. Don’t need house, only pasture with water. Would like to rent by acre. Have references, top dollar paid. Please call 918-843-9985. 44-5XP

 

HISTORY

WALSENBURG: CROSSROADS TOWN, a history by Dorothy Ree. 333 pages, 90 photos. Send check to WMM, $22, includes tax and shipping. Walsenburg Mining Museum, PO Box 134, Walsenburg CO 81089. 719-738-1992 or 719-738-2840. 24-TFN

 

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