County Announcements

Thursday, 07 February 2019 09:26

Clerk and Recorder Clerk

Rio Grande County Clerk and Recorder is seeking a full time Clerk. Requirements include: High school diploma or GED, reasonable computer knowledge and associated skills, and three to six months related experience and/or training preferred. Applications and additional information available on-line: or pick up and submit to: Human Resources; 925 6th Street, Room 200; Del Norte by February 27th, 2019 $12.74 - $13.00/hr. DOE.

Thursday, 07 February 2019 08:41

County Administrator

 Rio Grande County, Colorado (population 12,000) is seeking a County Administrator. The successful candidate is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the Board of Rio Grande County Commissioners (BOCC). Candidate will serve as the County’s Chief Administrative Officer. This includes various functions of the Rio Grande County Government, in accordance with policies set forth by the BOCC. Candidate will be a positive communicator with strong organizational skills, an effective leader with sound judgment, and be able to promote the policies of the BOCC. Education/Experience requirements are a Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from an accredited college or university in Public/Business Administration with two or more year’s related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience at the discretion of the BOCC. Drug screening and background check is required.  Salary $75k-$90k-DOE. Application and job description available on line at or pick up and submit to Human Resources: 925 6th St., Rm. 200; Del Norte, Co. 81132. Position closes March 8th, 2019 @ 3:30 P.M. or until filled.      

Tuesday, 08 January 2019 09:00

New County Elected Officials Sworn In

Officials Swearing in 2019Rio Grande County Elected Officials were sworn in Tuesday morning, January 8th, 2019 by Judge Amanda Hopkins. Left to Right is Commissioner John Noffsker, Clerk and Recorder Cindy Hill, Assessor JJ Mondragon, Treasurer and Public Trustee Cherilyn Rue, Sheriff Don McDonald, and Judge Amanda Hopkins.


Officials Swearing in 2018Coroner Stephen Hunzeker was sworn in on January 2, 2019 by Judge Amanda Hopkins


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