Employment Opportunities


For questions regarding open opportunities contact the City Clerk at (719) 784-4848 ext 224.

Positions are open until filled unless otherwise noted on the job posting. Applications are held on file for one year from the date of submission.

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Police Reserves

City of Florence Police Department is always accepting applications for Police Officers. Starting pay is depending on qualifications. Job duties will include public interaction, incident evaluation, traffic, arrests/detention, officer assists, etc. Must possess P.O.S.T. certification, valid Colorado driver’s license, background free of any felony convictions or any misdemeanor conviction for moral turpitude. Must be able to pass post-offer physical, psychological exam, and drug and alcohol screen. EOE

Applications may be picked up at Florence Police Dept., 600 West 3rd Street, Florence, CO 81226 or send resume and copy of certifications to the same address attention Jessica Hill, you may also email resumes to jessica.hill@florencecolorado.org.

The Police Department is also seeking 4-5 reserve officers with the above qualifications and job duties.

Public Works Laborer

The City of Florence is currently seeking applications for the Public Works Department. The position is full-time, with benefits, 40 hours per week. The annual salary range is dependent on experience. Duties include loading and unloading of equipment, materials, and tools; digging, shoveling, other manual labor required for general maintenance of streets, alleys, and public places. Requirements necessary for consideration for employment include the ability to do manual labor, lift up to 50 pounds occasionally, valid Colorado CDL. 

Post offer drug and alcohol screen required. EOE. Please submit letters of interest to the City Clerk at Florence Municipal Center, 600 West 3rd Street, Florence, CO, by email at jessica.hill@florencecolorado.org. The position is opened until filled. EOE

Cemetery Laborer

The City of Florence is seeking applications for a full time Cemetery laborer. Duties include grounds maintenance and use of mowers, trimmers, hand tools and lifting of up to 50 lbs. occasionally, use of excavator and backhoe. Requirements necessary for consideration for employment include physical agility and ability to do manual labor. Valid Colorado drivers license required and clean motor vehicle record, CDL a plus.

Post-offer drug and alcohol screen required. Starting wage is $31,459.02 but negotiable with experience and licenses. EOE. Applications may be picked up at the Florence Municipal Center, 600 West 3rd Street, Florence, CO., Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or online at cityofflorence.org and returned to City Clerk, Jessica Hill. Position open until filled.