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 

Gunnison/Hinsdale Combined Emergency Telephone Service Authority

Emergency Communications Specialist

Starting Annual Wage:
$44,900 to $52,800 per year

First review of application is October 4, 2021.  The position is open until filled.  

Public Works

Equipment Operator

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

Two positions are open until filled.

Public Works

Electric Lineman

Starting Annual Wage:
$67,800 to $79,700 per year

The position is open until filled.

Police Department

Police Officer

Starting Annual Wage:
$55,700 to $65,400 per year

Please ensure that you complete the application that is specific to the Police Department.   The position is open until filled.

Part-Time and Temporary

Department Position Documents  Closes 

Parks and Recreation

Ice Rink Positions

Wage Range:
$14.55-15.99 (Concessions)
$14.84-16.28 (Zamboni Drivers)

These positions are eligible for a $0.59/hr incentive completion bonus (positions begin in late September and end in early March).  

Numerous positions 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