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Classifieds for October 31, 2019

BUSINESS

DIY OIL CHANGE SPECIALS, Quality Motor Oil, Sale! 5 qts. 14.95, 5 qts. CQ oil & CQ filter, $22.99, 5 qts. CarQuest Synthetic oil, $23.99, 5 qts. Valvoline MAX-LIFE oil & amp; H.D. Filter, $28.99, 5 qts. Mobil 1 oil & amp; HD filter, $33.99 ATF, Dexron III, $2.99 qt. Blue DEF, 2 for $25.00 RV Anti Freeze, 2 gal. $8.00 Sea Foam, 16 oz., Buy 1, get 1 50% off Sta-Bil, 32 oz, $9.99, Hydraulic hoses. custom made. Bicycle inner tubes. Rokon 2×2 trail bikes in stock. www.rokon.com City Auto Parts,“CARQUEST”, 600 W. 7 th . St., Walsenburg 719-738-2525. www.carquest.com, www.advance.com Locally Owned & amp; Operated, Serving the Huerfano County area since 1972! 32-tfn

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

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

 

CARE SERVICES

CNA/Caregiver experienced. Looking for fulltime hours to help you care for your loved ones in a caring and compassionate manner in La Veta or Walsenburg 720-280-7622. 40-2XU

 

HELP WANTED

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for a Road and Bridge Operator-Laborer. This is a full-time position at 40 hours per week, benefit eligible at a starting salary of $32,995.00. The position will be stationed mainly from our La Veta shop. Knowledge of diesel engines, light vehicle maintenance, and heavy equipment operation is required. Must possess a valid Colorado State Class A Commercial Drivers License, with endorsement “N” or obtain within six months of hire. Applicant must be able to pass a DOT preemployment drug test with a negative result and future DOT random drug and alcohol testing will be required. A pre-employment background investigation will be required. Job descriptions and applications are available at the County Human Resource office located at 201 East 5th Street, room 26 on the second floor. (Old Washington School Building). Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on Friday, November 8th, 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 44-2XU

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

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County is accepting applications for an Administrative Technician for Building and Land Use Dept. This is a full-time position at 35 hours per week; this position does qualify for County offered benefits. The hourly rate of pay is $14.00 per hour. This position will perform various tasks for the Building Department and Planning & Zoning Departments. Acts as an Administrative Asst. to the Huerfano County Building Authority. Acts as a liaison between property owners, contractors and Building Officials. Assists the Building Inspector with processing and issuing building permits. Uses various Microsoft Office programs and databases to perform these duties. Provides backup support to the Planning Department as directed. Must be able to organize, multi-task, exhibit strong professional presence, work with multiple people and projects simultaneously. Experience in customer service in an office setting, a background in local governments, public administration or the administration in the construction industry is preferred. Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License. Pre-employment drug testing, background check and Microsoft Office product testing will be required. Job descriptions and applications available at the Human Resource office located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until 4:00PM on September 3rd, 2019. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 44-2XU

The South Central Council of Governments Care Service Program is accepting applications for full 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 South Central Council of Governments, 625 North Polk Avenue, Walsenburg. CO (719) 738-2205. Also, you may apply on-line with Indeed.Com. 41-12XU

The Spanish Peaks Arts Council in La Veta is seeking a director (or a team) to manage the annual Art in the Park festival to be held July 4 & 5 next year. Work begins right away, sending information to vendors by email, accepting applications and fees, and assigning booth spaces. July 3 set up begins in the evening. The director marks off all the booth spaces on Friday, and assists vendors all three days. Compensation is based on a percentage of booth spaces purchased. Experience directing a fair or festival is required. 719 742-3074 or email spanishpeaksarts@gmail.com to apply or for more information. 42-TFN

The Spanish Peaks Arts Council in La Veta is seeking an Executive Director for the overall management of the nonprofit organization. This is a great position for someone recently retired and looking for something challenging as well as a way to become involved in the community. A three month training period begins Jan. 6. The individual chosen for this position will be a motivated, creative person who has experience in management, is an art enthusiast, a problem solver, has good written and verbal communication skills, and is good with people of all ages. He or she will be responsible for day-to-day administrative functions including and ensuring that volunteers and staff are in place to meet operational needs. The Executive Director will serve as the official spokesperson communicating policies, programs and services to the public, as well as to other organizations and government agencies. This will include occasionally attending local events and meetings, representing SPACe. To apply send or bring resumé, including experience that applies to the position to SPACe, PO Box 803, 132 W. Ryus, La Veta, CO 81055. To view details of responsibilities and compensation, visit the SPACe website, spanishpeaksarts.org, and go to “About SPACe”, then “Board of Directors” and scroll to the bottom of the page. 42-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Deputy. Qualified candidates must be P.O.S.T. certified within 30 days of hire; 21 years of age or older; have a High School Diploma or GED; must adhere to policy, procedures and post orders. Drug testing, criminal background and mental evaluation will be required. Shift work is mandatory and may include weekends and Holidays. This is a full time position, eligible for County Benefits. Job Description and applications are available at the Huerfano County Sheriff’s office at 500 S Albert Ave., Walsenburg, CO 81089. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

Notice is hereby given that Huerfano County Sheriff Department is accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer for the Huerfano County Jail. This is a full-time position eligible for County benefit plans. The starting salary is $24,000.00. Qualified candidates must be 21 years of age, have a High School Diploma or GED. A mandatory background check and pre-employment drug screen will be required. Shift work, holidays and weekends may be part of your regular schedule. A copy of the Job Description and Application may be obtained at the Huerfano County Human Resource Department located at 201 E 5th Street, Room 26, 2nd floor, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Application will be accepted until the position is filled. Huerfano County is an equal opportunity employer. 29-TFN

 

COLFAX HELP WANTED

The NRA Whittington Center is accepting applications for full time lodging specialists. Applications can be picked up at the NRA Whittington Center or downloaded at www.nrawc.org. The NRA Whittington Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer (women/minorities/disabled/veterans). 43-2XU

Arthur Rolloff Inc. in Raton, NM is hiring full time Drivers for both rolloff and belly dump. Must have a CLASS A CLD drivers license. Pay will vary on experience. For more information please call (575) 445-8072. 39-8XU

Detention Correctional Officer- Male or Female. Pay status, non-exempt. Reports to Detention Center Administrator. Salary Depends on experience. Open u ntil 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

HOUSEMATE WANTED: Busy working professional (M) looking for housemate to share quiet house in Walsenburg. Private entrance, master bed w/remodeled bath and walk in closet. Use of small office area. Open kitchen, spacious living room & laundry room with washer & dryer. Fenced yard. Off street parking. Pets welcome. $725 per month & half of utilities. Verifiable employment history required. Available immediately. Email name, contact info with brief intro to walsenburgrental@gmail.com. 44-TFN

mobile home for rent. 2 Bdrm. 1 Ba in La Veta. Water, trash, W/D included $600/month. 1st/last/deposit required. NO PETS call 719-742-3863. 43-2XU

 

REAL ESTATE

for sale by owner-2400 SQ. FT. Home. 3 Bd. 2 Ba. LR, DR, eat in kitchen, large family room, sunroom, utility room. Lots of built in storage and closets, fenced yard, deck and two storage sheds. 115 E. Cedar St., Walsenburg, $165,000 or negotiable. Call Rory at 303-589-5371. 38-8XP

 

VEHICLES

2012 Ram 1500, Quad Cab, 4X4, SLT, 5.7L Hemi V8, Auto #8716 $16,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2013 Ram 2500, Crew Cab, 4X4, Big Horn, 6.7L Cummins, 68k miles! #8713 $35,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo, CO 719-542-2268. 28-TFN

2013 GMC 3500, SRW, Crew, 4X4, SLT, 6.6L Duramax, Longbed #8697 $29,950. Fultons Used Cars Inc. , 510 N. Elizabeth, Pueblo Fultons 719-542-2268. 28-TFN­

 

PETS

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

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

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

 

BUSINESS FOR SALE

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

 

FOR SALE

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

 

YARD SALE

Indoors! VFC giant pre-holidays charity estate/yard sale Friday, Saturday, Nov. 1 and 2, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 4705 Santa Fe Drive, Colorado City. Gifts, centerpieces, gift baskets, ornaments, trees. Art, furniture, antiques, kitchen, décor, crafts, tools, household, clothes, books. Thousands of bargains! Unique items! Credit cards ok over $15. 44-1XU

 

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. 24-TFN

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