Visit "Where can I get vaccinated" or call 1-877-COVAXCO (1-877-268-2926) for vaccine information.


Employment Opportunities


Open Positions


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.

Employment Application     Prehire Agreements   Police Department Application    City Departments

Police Officer/ School Resource Officer


City of Florence Police Department is always accepting applications for Police Officers. Salary range is $44,853.04 - $51,996.96, DOE . Full time benefits include health, dental, vision, FPPA Pension, supplemental insurance.

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 Cortlyne Huppe, you may also email resumes and applications to

Public Works Equipment Operator/Laborer


Salary and Benefits: The City of Florence Public Works Department is seeking a new Equipment Operator. The hourly rate ranges from $15.12-$17.02/hour, DOE . Full-time benefits include health, dental, vision, retirement, and supplemental insurance.

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Director of Public Works/ Street Foreman the position performs a variety of skilled work related to the operation and maintenance of medium to heavy-sized equipment such as dump trucks, loaders, backhoes, tractors, graders, rollers, mowers, asphalt patching machines etc. And semi-skilled tasks related to the repair and maintenance of water meters and pits, service lines, alleys, parks, and other public areas.


  Other duties may be assigned by the Director of Public Works/ Street Foreman

  • Operates the snow plow to clear and maintain the streets in the winter
  • Operates the backhoe to uncover water lines, load trucks, etc.
  • Operates utility tractor, rotary mowers, etc., to maintain roadside and recreation areas
  • Operates street grader and loader in street maintenance and repair
  • Participates in minor maintenance functions such as lubrication, oil changes, and safety checks
  • Performs other related duties, as assigned
  • Performs a variety of manual tasks using small tools, shovels, rakes in the general maintenance of streets, alleys and public right of ways
  • Inspects and repairs water meters
  • Maintains inventory of meters, meter pits, pipe, valves, couplings, and other materials necessary for the repair , maintenance and installation of water services
  • Maintains and operates all tools and equipment necessary for the maintenance, repair and installation of service lines and meter pits
  • Performs all ¾-2” water taps on city main lines for new water services
  • Mows and trims grass and weeds around public areas and right of ways
  • Digs and fills all holes
  • Loads and unloads dirt, asphalt or other materials into or from trucks
  • Repairs and patches holes in asphalt surfaces
  • Shovels snow, cleans drains, and ditches

Applications may be picked up at City Hall, 600 West 3rd Street, Florence, CO 81226. You can return the application physically or forward to