Fremont County Administration

615 Macon Ave.
Room 106
Cañon City, CO 81212

Office Manager:
Carol Weirton
(719) 276-7410
Fax: (719) 276-7412

Human Resource Director:
Tammy Childs
(719) 276-7411
Fax: (719) 276-7412

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Except Holidays

 

Employment Application
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Employment Application
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POSITION VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Fremont County Office of Human Resources
615 Macon Ave., Suite 106 Canon City, Colorado 81212
Phone: (719) 276-7410
Fax: (719) 276-7412

 

POSITION TITLE Office Assistant
DEPARTMENT Public Health
STARTING SALARY Hourly/ $12.28 to 15.35 DOQ
GRADE 29
APPLICATION DEADLINE August 8, 2016 at 2:00pm

EMPLOYEES AND REHIRES WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE DOCUMENTARY PROOF OF THEIR ELIGIBILITY FOR EMPLOYMENT

JOB DESCRIPTION: Under general supervision, greets and provides customer service to the public, follows established procedures performing a variety of clerical tasks. Provides support with the daily activities of a Public Health Agency including filing, telephone coverage, appointment scheduling, registration, patient referrals, and outreach/community education programs.

DUTIES: Answers incoming calls; addressing clients’ questions about programs, transferring calls to appropriate personnel as needed.
Provides general information to staff, clients and the public as it relates to public health programs.
Organizes and maintains client records.
Inputs clients’ records into an established computer system, ensuring its accuracy.
Conducts reminder calls to clients based on their upcoming appointments as it relates to the programs they are enrolled in; such as immunizations.
Assists with client referrals through physician offices or provides information to clients on insurance coverage based on public health program participation.
Provides support and administrative functions for public health education programs. This involves creating flyers, letters or other correspondence as needed for upcoming events.
Attends and provides information to the public at health fairs sponsored by the Agency about public health education programs.
Creates agendas, attends meetings, takes minutes and provides other support for meetings as needed.
Assists with the creation and management of websites and social media sites for public health education.
Copies and assembles public health educational materials for distribution.
Assists with daily opening and closing of the public health office.
Sorts and delivers office mail as needed. Processes outgoing mail for distribution to the recipients.

QUALIFICATIONS: High school education or general education degree (GED); or six (6) months to one (1) year of related experience.

ADITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Valid Colorado driver’s license required.

A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CAN BE REVIEWED
AT THE OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES

“AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER"

POSITION TITLE Equipment Operator 1 & 2
DEPARTMENT Fremont County Dept. of Transportation
STARTING SALARY Hourly/ $12.28 to 16.65 DOQ
GRADE 29 & 30
APPLICATION DEADLINE Until Filled

EMPLOYEES AND REHIRES WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE DOCUMENTARY PROOF OF THEIR ELIGIBILITY FOR EMPLOYMENT

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Operating and maintaining trucks with a capacity of more than three (3) tons to transport materials to and from specified destinations, and operating other light trucks and equipment used in the maintenance of County roads.

OTHER DUTIES: Operating and maintaining a wide variety of light and heavy equipment used in the maintenance and repair of the County roads and bridges.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Knowledge of: Maintaining truck log, according to state and federal regulations.

Ability to: Operate various equipment, which may include patch machine, mower, grader, loader, large backhoe, track-hoe, low-boy trailer, large steel roller, scraper, dozer and screen plant.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING: Associates degree or equivalent from an accredited two-year college or technical school; or six (6) months to one (1) year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

WORK SCHEDULE: Full time position, forty (40) hours per week.

ADITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Valid Class ‘A’ Colorado Commercial Drivers License (CDL) with a clean driving record. (Class ‘B’ license will be considered but must be able to obtain a Class ‘A’ license within the six-month probationary period). Tanker endorsement required. Applicant must pass a pre-employment drug screening, physical and employment background check.

Due to the high volume of applications received, only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CAN BE REVIEWED
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“AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER"

POSITION TITLE Registered Nurse/Health Education Program Coordinator
DEPARTMENT Public Health
STARTING SALARY DOQ
GRADE 35
DATE POSTED June 20, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINE Until Filled

APPLICATIONS ARE TO BE TURNED INTO THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATION OFFICE
AT 615 MACON AVE., ROOM 106

EMPLOYEES AND REHIRES WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE DOCUMENTARY PROOF OF THEIR ELIGIBILITY FOR EMPLOYMENT

JOB DESCRIPTION: Provides patient nursing services, carries out Public Health prevention and intervention initiatives, provides community outreach, health education activities aimed at the promotion of healthy families and communities and the prevention of disease, emphasizes infectious disease prevention and control, health promotion activities, maternal-child health, community assessment and coalition building around public health issues, and public health emergency preparedness.

DUTIES: Provides nursing services including shared nursing responsibility for immunization and flu clinics, well-child clinics, lead testing, tuberculosis testing, pregnancy testing, and various other services in support of community wellness. Works on population based health issues through epidemiological investigations to identify diseases. Responsible for the management and supervision of health education campaigns and programs. Participates in the development of information materials to promote the availability of services of the department to public groups, other agencies and the general public; and to make the public aware of public health needs, problems, general health maintenance practices and methods of disease prevention and control; maintains records, prepares administrative reports and correspondence. Coordinates with the Public Health Director and staff to plan and conduct meetings, and deliver workshops and public seminars; as assigned, attends similar outside activities as agency representative; makes presentations to groups; provides consultation and assistance to schools and community partners in developing health education programs. Responsible for oversight in the following programs, as assigned: general Health Education Services, Smoke Free Homes Outreach/Prevention Project, CPR/First Aid Training, Injury Prevention, and chronic disease prevention programs.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited four-year college or university preferred; or two (2) to four (4) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Pediatric experience and/or experience working with youth preferred but not required. Current Colorado Registered Nursing License required; valid Colorado Driver's License required; current CPR Certification required; Red Cross CPR/First Aid Instructor Certification preferred but not required. Requires comprehensive working knowledge of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:Valid Colorado driver’s license required.

A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CAN BE REVIEWED
AT THE OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES

“AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER"

POSITION TITLE Patrol Deputy
DEPARTMENT Sheriff's Office
STARTING SALARY $15.68
GRADE 32
APPLICATION DEADLINE Until Filled

APPLICATIONS ARE TO BE TURNED INTO THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATION OFFICE
AT 615 MACON AVE., ROOM 106

EMPLOYEES AND REHIRES WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE DOCUMENTARY PROOF OF THEIR ELIGIBILITY FOR EMPLOYMENT

JOB DESCRIPTION: Patrol unincorporated areas of Fremont County,  respond to calls for service, enforce state statutes and local ordinances including traffic enforcement, conduct criminal and non criminal investigations, complete case reports including case preparation and testifying in court as required, serve civil papers, carry out other duties as directed by the Sheriff.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:  Applicants must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age. Valid Colorado driver’s license required.  Colorado Peace Officer’s Certification (P.O.S.T.) required.  First Aid/CPR certification required.  Previous law enforcement or detention experience preferred, but not required.  Must pass written exam, oral interview, background investigation, polygraph examination, psychological evaluation, pre-employment drug screen and physical exam.

WORK SCHEDULE: Full time position, 40 hours per week.  Must be able to work shifts, holidays, and weekends.

Any false or misleading information on an employment application may be grounds for elimination from the selection process.  Due to the high volume of applications received, only applicants selected for testing will be contacted.

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AT THE OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES

“AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER"

FREMONT COUNTY
DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
 ANNOUNCEMENT NUMBER:   22-15-08

OPEN COMPETITIVE ANNOUNCEMENT
FOR
SOCIAL CASE WORKER I
SOCIAL CASE WORKER II

Date Released:  March 18, 2015
Date Closed: Until Filled

Title Position:

Social Case Worker I
Social Case Worker II

 

Full time, entry level, non-exempt positions with benefits.

Location:

Fremont County Department of Human Services
Family and Adult Services Division
172 Justice Center Road, Cañon City CO 81212

How To Apply:

Complete a Fremont County application and return to Fremont County Human Resources, 615 Macon Room 106, Canon City, CO 81212 to be considered for the next testing session. Applications may be obtained from Fremont County Human Resource, local Colorado Job Services Center or from the Fremont County Web Page at fremontco.com. Students may complete applications and test 60 days before completion of degree; however, verification of degree must be received before interviewing. Copies of transcripts, official or unofficial, must be attached to application, as well as graduation date completed. AA/EOE.

General Statement of Duties: These positions provide intake and/or on-going services to families where child abuse or neglect is present in order to resolve these circumstances, which may include performing child abuse investigations, removing the involved children until the dangerous conditions are corrected, and arranging for long term or permanent placement when living in the home continues to be unsafe.
Written examination required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Education: Bachelor’s degree with a major in a human behavioral sciences field. Major course work is the equivalent of 30 semester hours or 45 quarter hours in either development of human behavior, child development, family intervention techniques, diagnostic measures or therapeutic techniques. Examples of such major course work are social work, psychology, sociology, guidance and counseling, and child development; nursing degree accepted for adult services positions.
Experience: Case Worker I – None
Case Worker II - Minimum of one year of full-time professional caseworker experience acquired after the degree in a public or private social services agency
Substitutions: Case Worker I – None
Case Worker II - A master’s degree in social work or human behavioral sciences field may substitute for the required work experience.
Additional Requirements: A valid Colorado driver’s license, vehicle in safe operating condition, liability insurance. Must be physically present within the geographical boundaries of Fremont County when performing on-call duties. Must be able to pass a nationwide background check.

A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CAN BE REVIEWED
AT THE OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES

“AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER"