Employment Opportunities

Human Resources

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Application Form:

To apply for any of the below open positions, please just complete the Employment Application by clicking the below link. 

City Employment Application Form

Police Officer Employment Application Form

Open Positions:


Department Position Documents  Closes 

Public Works

Equipment Operator

Starting Annual Wage:
$41,100 to $48,300 per year

First review of applications is September 1, 2021.  The position is open until filled.

Part-Time and Temporary

Department Position Documents  Closes 

Parks and Recreation

Community Center Front Desk


Two positions are open.
Two positions are open until filled.   

Parks and Recreation

Parks Temporary Workers

Wage Range:
Mow Crew $14.55 - $15.99/hr plus a $0.59/hr incentive completion bonus.

Projects/Tour $15.28-$16.72/hr plus a $0.59/hr incentive completion bonus.

Approximately full-time during the summer months.  There are two open positions.
Job Descriptions:

Mow Crew
Open until filled.  

Public Works

Street Maintenance Worker

Wage Range:
$18.90/hr plus a $0.59/hr incentive completion bonus.

Two positions are open.
Two positions are open until filled.   

*** All Part-time positions also include a free membership to the City of Gunnison Community Center!!!

The City of Gunnison is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

The City of Gunnison is dedicated to the principles of equal employment. We prohibit unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of age over 40, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other applicable status protected by federal, state or local law.

Contact: Tammy Shelafo with any additional employment opportunities questions