Employment Opportunities


Police Officer Position:

Carbondale Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer I and II. “Laterals welcome to apply”. We are looking for a highly motivated individual who will enjoy working in a TEAM / Community Policing environment. Starting salary for Police Officer I is $57,268 and for Police Officer II is $64,129.  Ability to work shift work, weekends and holidays is a must.  We offer an excellent benefit package. Spanish speaking is a bonus. Applicants must be at least 21 years old, have or ability to obtain a valid Colorado driver’s license and no felony convictions. Applicants must complete background checks, physical agility test, and participate in a ride-along program. Send application, resume and references to Carbondale Police Department, Attention Anna Ramirez, 511 Colorado Ave., #911, Carbondale, CO  81623 or aramirez@carbondaleco.net. Position open until filled.

Parks Maintenance

Full time year round Parks Maintenance Position with benefits.  The Town of Carbondale is accepting application for a position that performs maintenance duties on Town parks, athletic fields, open spaces and public facilities such as mowing grass, landscape maintenance and general maintenance duties. A valid Colorado driver's license is required. Physical exam, pre-employment and substance abuse testing will be required. Work hours are Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 3:30 pm.  This is a grade 15, non-exempt position with a salary range of $38,010- $51,240 depending upon qualifications. Applications are available at Town Hall or on-line at www.carbondalegov.org. Position is open until filled. Please call Russell Sissom, Parks Supervisor at 970-510-1327 for more information or contact by e-mail rsissom@carbondaleco.net  

Utility Operator I &/or Utility Technician
This is a skilled position in the operation and maintenance of the water and wastewater facilities, equipment, and piping systems.
Work involves responsibilities for the care and efficient operation of the treatment plants, well-fields distribution and collections systems associated with the water and waste water systems.

Requires: Class C Water Colorado Plant Operator's Certificate (operator)
II Water Distribution / I ww collection - (technician)
Willingness to work toward a Class 1 Distribution Certificate
Class C WasteWater Operator Certificate
Class 1 Collection Certificate
Must have a valid Colorado Drivers License with a CDL or willing to obtain a CDL class B license
Must pass a drug screen & an online integrity test
Pay: $23.00 - $27.00 per hour

Contact Jon Nell Loux Reeds:  jonnell@carbondaleco.net or call 970-510-1350

Utilities Maintenance (2 positions)
You will perform a variety of semi-skilled manual labor duties to facilitate the operations of a wastewater plant and related collection systems. Performs entry-level plant operator duties.
Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and a valid Colorado Drivers License.
Knowledge of and ability to apply basic math and geometry to the operations of a water or wastewater plant.
You must pass a background check and a drug screen.
Pay: $19.00 - $25.25 per hour

Contact Jon Nell Loux Reeds:  jonnell@carbondaleco.net or call 970-510-1350