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Costilla County Hiring New Deputies

Position Title: Deputy Sheriff
Position Type: Civilian


Closing Date: 11/1/2015


Job Description


The Costilla County Sheriff’s Office is currenlty seeking one (1) FT Patrol Deputy with a possible second opening later this fall. Applicants should be CO POST certified at time of application. Out of State applicants should be in the process of challenging the POST test.

 

Duies to include:

*Responding to calls for service

*Investigation of Crimes

*Arrests of Suspects

*Traffic Enforcement

*Report Writing

*Special Assignments: Court Security, Transports (as needed)

 

The ideal candidate will be self motivated, and will have a strong sense of community and able to work well with minimal supervision. Candidates with previous LE experience encouraged to apply. Candidates who speak a second language encouraged to apply.

The Sheriff’s Office participates in DUI overtime, Seat Belt “Click it or Ticket” Ovetime, and is active in different training programs.

Costilla County features the oldest town in Colorado, San Luis, and is located about 30 miles east of Alamosa, Colorado. Costilla County is about 15 miles from the great Sand Dunes.

 

The Office currently features the following patrol staff:

1- Sheriff, 1- Undersheriff, 1- Patrol Sergeant, 2- FT Patrol Deputies, 1- FT K9 Deputy, 2 – PT Deputies

 

Please email a copy of your resume, along with a cover letter and POST Certification Letter. Applications will be Emailed  to those who pass initial screeing.

 

Thank you,

 

Sergeant Rick Rodriguez

Job Requirements


  • Age 21
  • Education Completion of POST approved Academy
  • Experience POST CERTIFIED
Salary Information


Entry Level Salary: $2160  monthly

Contact Information


Rick Rodriguez
rrodriquez@costillacounty-co.gov
Costilla County Sheriff’s Office
po box 6
San Luis, Colorado 81152
ph: (719)588-5200

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  • Citizen Quasar

    “The ideal candidate will be self motivated, and will have a strong sense
    of community and able to work well with minimal supervision.”

    Well, at least THIS part sounds like you qualify. If they really want a strong community, then they should deputize ONE of your number…somebody who actually lives out on the land.