City Employment Opportunities

Available Positions:


Water Sewer Technician I

The City of Walsenburg is accepting applications for a full-time Water Sewer Technician I.  

Performs a variety of entry level skilled duties related to the maintenance of wastewater collection system and the operation of wastewater treatment lagoons.  Ensures operational compliance with water quality regulations.

Note:  This notice of employment will remain until the position is filled.

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Gas Operator I

The City of Walsenburg is currently seeking to employ a Gas Operator I who performs a variety of entry level duties related to the construction, installation, maintenence and repair of the city's natural gas transmission and distribution system.  Also assists in the maintenence of other city utilities.  A job Description is included.  This opportunity will remain until the position has been successfully filled.

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Water Treatment Plant Operator

The City of Walsenburg is accepting applications for a full-time Water Treatment Plant Operator.  This is a salaried position.  Please click below for the Job Description/Qualifications



First review of applications will start on April 22, 2024.

Note:  This notice will remain until the position is filled.





 THE CITY OF WALSENBURG is accepting applications for the full-time position of Street Maintenance Operator 1 Applications may be obtained from the City of Walsenburg at 525 S. Albert Avenue  This position available until filled.  Call City Clerk at 719-695-1031 for any additional information.

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Preforms a variety of entry-level, semi-skilled duties related to construction, installation, maintenance, upkeep, and repair of City Buildings, Recreation Facilities, Parks & Grounds.

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The City of Walsenburg is seeking to fill three vacancies on the Walsenburg Historical Preservation Board (a Certified Local Government).

The five-member board is charged with developing criteria for the review and designation of historic resources, review and determine qualifications for properties for designation as either an historic structure, site, or districts, conduct surveys of potential historic sites or properties and the develop and assist with public education programs that relates specifically to historical preservation within the City of Walsenburg. 

The term of office is two years and meetings are typically held monthly with a minimum of four times per year.

There are some specific requirements that individuals must meet:

  • One vacancy requires professional experience in preservation related disciplines such as, architecture, landscape architecture, architectural history, archaeology, history, planning, American studies, American civilization, cultural geography, or cultural anthropology. 
  • One vacancy requires a person who owns property or a business within the municipal limits of the City of Walsenburg. 
  • One vacancy is at large.

Citizens interested in serving can pick up applications and an outline of board responsibilities and requirements by contacting the City Clerk. Applications with a letter of interest must be returned to the City Clerk by June 1, 2024, and submitted to the City Council for approval.   CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION