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.

Employment Application

Prehire Agreements

Police Department Application

Available Positions

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 City Clerk at Florence Municipal Center, 600 West 3rd Street, Florence, CO, by email at jessica.griffith@florencecolorado.org. Position is opened until filled.EOE

Water Treatment Operator/Laborer

Salary and Benefits Dependent on Experience:

Starting salary $13.04-$24.52 DOQ

Water Treatment Operator. Full-time hourly position. Works under direct supervision of the Regional Water Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent to administer, coordinate, and maintain operations of the City and Regional Water System to comply with EPA and CDPHE water quality standards; work includes organizational skills, manual labor in regards to pump stations, storage tanks, water treatment, transmission, distribution and maintenance of all main lines, transmission lines, and branch water lines within the City of Florence and the Regional Water System. EOE

How to Apply: Submit applications with resume to City of Florence, 600 West 3rd Street, Florence, CO 81226 or email to jessica.griffith@florencecolorado.org

Police Officer


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 Griffith, you may also email resume’s to jessica.griffith@florencecolorado.org.
The Police Department is also seeking 4-5 reserve officers with the above qualifications and job duties.