Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply for a job with Pueblo County Government?
Can I submit an application anytime?
How long will my application be on file?
Must I reapply every time there is an opening?
Do you accept resumes?
Can you determine which job I qualify for if I submit an application without including a job code and job title along with my resume?
Can I fax or e-mail my application?
How can I check the status of my application?
After I apply, how soon will I hear anything?
How can I apply for positions at the Sheriff’s Department?

How do I apply for a job with Pueblo County Government?
You must complete an on line application for any current job posting. We do not accept unsolicited applications for positions that are not posted.

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Can I submit an application anytime?
No, we accept applications only for actual vacant, posted positions.

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How long will my application be on file?
A separate application is required for each job vacancy announcement.

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Must I reapply every time there is an opening?
Yes, you need to submit a separate application for each position.

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Do you accept resumes?
No, you must fully complete and submit an on line application form. You may attach a resume if you wish.

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Can you determine which job I qualify for if I submit an application without including a job code and job title along with my resume?
No. A completed on line application is required for each job announcement.

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Can I fax or e-mail my application?
No.

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How can I check the status of my application?
You can check the status of your application at www.co.pueblo.co.us. You will be notified either way, usually 2 to 3 weeks after a job posting closes.

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After I apply, how soon will I hear anything?
Depending on the position being filled and the number of applicants, the process could take several weeks. You will be notified either way.  After the closing date of the position, all applications are reviewed by Human Resources and the hiring Department.  Once the applications have been reviewed, testing/interviews are schedule.  The process could take several weeks.

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How can I apply for positions at the Sheriff’s Department?
The Sheriff’s Department has its own application; applicants must complete the Sheriff’s Application Form. Applications are accepted only when job postings exist.