Welcome to Taos County

"Open County Government protecting the health, 
safety, welfare and environment of its citizens"

Taos County Administrative / Judicial Complex

In our website you will find agendas for our scheduled meetings, minutes of all our meetings, job openings, hours of operation, forms and applications, access to our growth management plan, land use plan, information about all departments and their employees.  This has been a collaborative effort with all employees to bring this information to the public and to better serve the community.

The County Commission Agendas are available to the public by clicking  HERE.

 

The New Taos County Animal Control Ordinance 2015-1 has been approved and is available for download
(here)

 

 2016-1 Amendment to Ordinance 2015-2 Recorded
(Click Here)

 

 

 

 

 

Breaking / Latest News

Taos County Employment Opportunity: Mechanic

Internal and External



JOB TITLE: Mechanic

ENTRY LEVEL: $17.09per hour

CLASSIFICATION: Classified/Union Eligible/Non-Exempt (FLSA)

DEFINITION: Performs skilled journey to master level tasks related to the maintenance, repair, and rebuilding of county mechanized diesel and gas equipment.  Performs mechanic duties at Fleet Maintenance department and/or in the field as necessary.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:


1. Education and Experience:


A. Graduation from high school; plus completion of one (1)...

Taos County Employment Opportunity: Appraisal Technician

Internal and External

JOB TITLE: Appraisal Technician

ENTRY LEVEL: $11.17 per hour 

CLASSIFICATION: Classified/Full-Time/Non - Exempt (FLSA)

DEFINITION: Performs a variety of entry level para-professional property assessment duties related to the appraisal of improved and unimproved rural, residential, commercial, industrial, mobile home, livestock and personal property to determine market value for county tax purposes.  Performs all appraisal duties in a training capacity.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

1. Education and Experience:

A. Graduation from high school; 

AND

B....

Taos County Employment Opportunity

Internal and External

 

JOB TITLE: Adult Detention Officer Cadet  

ENTRY LEVEL: $12.55 per hour 

CLASSIFICATION: Classified/Non - Exempt (FLSA)

DEFINITION: Performs a variety trainee level technical and correction/detention duties intended to assure compliance with adult detention center operational polices practices and procedures. Maintains safety and security of the detention center and proper day-to-day care of inmates.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:


1. Education and Experience:

 
A. Graduation from high school and successful completion of specialized training provided by an approved standards...

Taos County Employment Opportunity: Deputy Sheriff Cadet

Internal and External

 

JOB TITLE:                    Deputy Sheriff Cadet

ENTRY LEVEL:               13.55 per hr.

CLASSIFICATION:         Full Time/Union Eligible/Classified/Non - Exempt (FLSA)

DEFINITION:                  Performs a wide range of entry level professional law enforcement duties (Uncertified) or a working level professional law enforcement duties (Certified) intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens and to protect rights as established by federal, state, and local laws.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

1.

Taos County Employment Opportunity: Deputy Sheriff I 

Internal and External

 

JOB TITLE: Deputy Sheriff I 

ENTRY LEVEL: $14.64 - $15.56 per hour DOE

CLASSIFICATION: Full-Time/Union Eligible/Classified Non - Exempt (FLSA)

DEFINITION: Performs a wide range of working level professional law enforcement duties intended to secure a safe environment for county citizens and to protect rights as established by federal, state, and local laws.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

1. Education and...

Useful Information

Any person(s) interested in submitting and/or requesting a bid, please complete and submit the Acknowledgement Form each time you request a bid.

It is the sole responsibility of each individual downloading information via the County’s website to visit the website for any amendments, addendum's or cancellations of bids.

 

Forms

Acknowledgement Form

Vendor Certification

W-9

Gross Receipts Tax Rates

   

Request For Proposals: 

RFP 2016-05 Community Outreach Services

RFP 2016-06 Medical and Social Outreach Services

Read more...

Proposed Ordinances:

  •  None at this time

 

Ordinances:

Ordinance 2014-3

  • Amending Water Advisory Committee

Ordinance 2013-9

  • Water Advisory Committee


Animal Control Ordinance 2015-01 

  • Taos County Animal Control Ordinance (Adopted)

 
Ordinance 2015-02

  • Taos County Land Use Regulations Office Copy


Ordinance 2015-02

  • Taos County Zoning Map


Ordinance 2015-02

  • Upper Las Colonias Zoning Map


Ordinance 2015-02

  • StageCoach Zoning Map


Ordinance No. 2014-1

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