Human Resources

Help Wanted

HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR —Hinsdale County Road and Bridge has an opening in Lake City for a Full Time Heavy Equipment Operator.  Duties include: track dozers, Cat graders, excavators, backhoes, road maintenance, and snow plowing.  Minimum 5 years’ experience with at least a Class B License.  Pay based on experience ($18-$24/hour).  For more information, call 970-944-2400 or email


HELP WANTED: Hinsdale County has a Full-Time (32 hours per week), position available for an Assistant to the Building Official and Maintenance for all County facilities. This job has a full benefit package including health insurance, retirement program, vacation and sick leave. This is a year-round job in Lake City, Colorado. Job applications and job description can be picked up at the Hinsdale County Administration Office, 311 N. Henson St, in Lake City or can be obtained by emailing Applications and resumes can be mailed to Hinsdale County; Attention: Lynn;  PO Box 277, Lake City, CO 81235, or emailed to the above address. This job is open until filled. For more information on the job, call Sandy at 970-944-2225. Hinsdale County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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County Holidays

January 1  - New Years Day

January 20 - MLK Day

February 17 - President's Day

May 25 - Memorial Day

July 4 - Fourth of July

September 7 - Labor Day

October 12 - Columbus Day

November 11 - Veteran's Day

November 26 & 27 - Thanksgiving Day and the day after

December 24 & 25 - Christmas Eve and Christmas Day