Employment with Southwest Center for Independence

Thank you for your interest in a career with Southwest Center for Independence. After reviewing the posted job description, please submit a resume, job application, and signed “Release for Criminal Background Check” form to our Durango office, located at 3473 Main Ave, Suite 23. Alternatively, you may submit your information via email to: hr@swilc.org. Your application will be carefully reviewed and we will contact you if your experience and skills match the requirements of the position.

View our Diversity & Equal Opportunity Statement here

View our Employment Application here.

View our Release for Criminal Background Check here

Current Job Openings

Professional Swing AND Volunteer Driver

The Professional Driver is responsible for transporting riders who are both ambulatory and non-ambulatory, to and from medical appointments in company owned vehicles. Driver is responsible for timely arrival to all of these appointments. Drivers are provided with basic uniforms and laundry service for the uniforms. Drivers must be organized, efficient and professional at all times. This position will not exceed 25 hours per week. The driver will report directly to the Transportation Coordinator. NO CDL REQUIRED!

Part Time Receptionist

The Receptionist is the first point of contact for the Center and is the ambassador of our organization’s first impressions on the consumers and visitors. Compassionately greets all incoming consumers and guests, helps them with directions or any appropriate information they need while maintaining a high level of company confidentiality. Professionally answers phone calls in a polite tone and re-directs calls to respective employees.

SWCI Board Member

SWCI’s Board of Directors is actively seeking passionate, diverse, and experienced
great board members to help guide the organization as it grows.
Contact info@swilc.org or call 970-259-1672 for details and an application.
Board meetings are in Durango on the 4th Thursday of every month, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm.
Leaders with disabilities are encouraged to apply!

Administrative Clerk

Provide administrative support to ensure efficient operation of the office. Perform a variety of administrative and clerical tasks in a timely and efficient manner


IL Specialist – Youth and Civics
Full-time, Non-Exempt

Responsible for assisting individuals with disabilities and family members, with attaining and maintaining their independence through the achievement of their goals.