Kit Carson County courthouse

Kit Carson County is An Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Drug testing is required for all applicants.

Kit Carson County welcomes and accepts applications for all positions within the County and retains them in an active file for at least six months. In the event of an opening, all pending applications are reviewed and suitable candidates maybe contacted for an interview.

You can pick up applications at the Kit Carson County Board of County Commissioners Office in the Kit Carson County Courthouse at 1650 Donelan Avenue, Suite 101, Burlington, CO 80807. For additional information call (719) 346-8133 ext. 304.

If you are unable to come in to pick up an application you can download a copy of the application form here and return it by mail to Kit Carson County, P.O. Box 160, Burlington, CO 80807 or fax it to us at (719) 346-7242. If you are applying for a specific opening, please indicate at the top of the form before returning it.

Kit Carson County Employment Application (this document may be saved to your PC and then Emailed to KCCAdmin@kitcarsoncounty.org)

Benefits: There is a waiting period for all new hires for health insurance benefits. Any new employee will receive health insurance benefits beginning on the 1st day of the month, not more than 90 days following date of hire.

  • Fully Paid Dental Insurance for employee and their family
  • Fully Paid Vision Insurance for employee and their family
  • Fully Paid Life Insurance for employee
  • 3% Retirement Match
  • Sick Leave after one month
  • Annual Leave after one month

All positions are considered full-time positions, unless specifically stated otherwise. Part-time, temporary or seasonal postings do not receive benefits. Kit Carson County retains the right to post, close and withdraw openings as needed. Unless noted differently, all positions will remain open until filled.

Current Openings:


Kit Carson County Department of Public Health and Environment is seeking a registered nurse for women’s health coordinator and general public health nursing.  Travel is required within Kit Carson County.  Applicants must have a current Colorado driver’s license, must pass a background check and drug/alcohol testing.  Competitive salary and benefits.  BSN preferred, but experience will be considered.  Interested individuals may e-mail their letter of interest and resume to hhsdj@kitcarsoncounty.org or mail to P.O. Box 70, Burlington, CO 80807. 719-346-7158, ext. 412 Job open until filled.  KCC is an EOE.

Kit Carson County Treasurer office is currently hiring for a full time Treasurer Clerk.  Accounting experience necessary. Knowledge of land descriptions is preferred.  Applicants must have a current Colorado driver’s license, High school diploma or equivalent. KCC requires passing a background check and drug/alcohol testing. Submit application with cover letter and resume. Applications may be printed online or picked up & returned to the Administrator’s office at the courthouse, 1650 Donelan St.., Suite 101. A complete job description is available upon request. Job open until position is filled. KCC is an EOE.


Kit Carson County Ambulance Service provides services as needed to eastern Kit Carson County and transports to the Denver Metro area. These positions are on call positions and considered part time. Call hours are flexible and paid per event plus paid on-call time and annual bonus available. Other compensation includes uniforms, continuing education training, and opportunity to provide an essential and valuable service to the local community. Applications may be printed at link above or picked up at the Kit Carson County Ambulance Shed at 1576 Lowell, Burlington, CO 80807 or at the Board of County Commissioners Office in the Kit Carson County Courthouse in Burlington, CO.

Please direct questions to Nichole Richards at (719) 346-7878. KCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employment with Kit Carson County is subject to drug and alcohol testing.