Employment Opportunities

Please access the job application for all positions here:

Job Application Form

Parks Maintenance Positions (Temporary/Seasonal)

The Town of Carbondale is accepting applications for our Parks Department temporary/seasonal positions. Position 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 7am to 3:30pm. Starting pay will be $18.00/hour depending on 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.

Full-Time Parks Maintenance II Position

The Town of Carbondale is accepting applications for our Parks Department full-time benefited Parks Maintenance II position. Position performs maintenance and construction duties on Town parks, athletic fields, open spaces, playgrounds and public facilities such as mowing grass, landscape, irrigation systems and general maintenance duties. Light equipment operation is a requirement of this position.  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 salary position with benefits. This is a grade15 non-exempt position with a salary range of $42,287-$56,995 depending on 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.

Fitness Instructors (Ongoing)
The Carbondale Recreation and Community Center is looking to hire certified group fitness instructors.  This is a subcontractor position.

Fitness Instructor Job Description

For more information, please contact Margaret at mdonnelly@carbondaleco.net.

Lifeguard and Water Safety Swim Instructor Positions (Summer/Seasonal)

Carbondale Pool Lifeguards are all ages and backgrounds to help best relate to all the patrons who visit our pool each summer.  Our current Lifeguards range in age from 16 – 65 years.  We have a very fun and engaging team.  We help each other out and foster a very upbeat work environment. Our Lifeguards are held to the highest standards and are expected to continuously pay attention to their surroundings and those around them thereby preventing dangerous situations from occurring.

We are looking for people to join this team who are motivated, like to interact with people, and like to help people.  This means attending in-service trainings, management coaching, and being willing to tell people of all ages what to do in a kind and respectful manner.  You will be provided with: all the tools you need to succeed, uniforms, and a group of people who are kind and thoughtful to be around.

-Must be 15 years and older
-Must be Red Cross Lifeguard Certified (we offer training)
-Must pass Town Hiring Process
-Must be available to work between May 16 and September 30
-Pay Rate Between $15 and $20 per hour based on experience

If you are interested, go to the CRCC tab on this website, fill out the Town of Carbondale Employment Application, and return the application, resume, and  cover letter via email mdonnelly@carbondaleco.net or in person at the Carbondale Recreation and Community Center to Aquatics Coordinator, Margaret Donnelly.