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Job Opportunities

 

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Colorado LE Job Openings

This list contains both certified and non-certified job openings. Only agencies that have requested to be featured are listed here. More job openings may be posted on agency websites.

 

Colorado Law Enforcement Current Job Openings
Colorado Bureau of Investigation
Field Agent - Eagle County
Posting End Date:  05/28/2024
Posting End Time If Applicable]: 5:00 pm
Salary Range: $106,008
Website 
Southern Ute Police Department
Patrol Officer I
Posting End Date: 05/31/2024
Posting End Time: 10:00 PM
Salary Range: $28.60-35.75/Hr. 
Website
Contact Information: Robin Everett 
Southern Ute Police Department
Patrol Officer II
Posting End Date: 05/31/2024
Posting End Time: 10:00 PM
Salary Range: $30.84-39.33/Hr. 
Website
Contact Information: Robin Everett 
Dinosaur Marshal’s Office
Deputy Marshal
Posting End Date: 06/08/2024
Salary Range: $55000-$62000+
Website
Contact Information: Larry Elarton 970-374-2296
Fort Lewis College Police Department                         
Police Officer Intern and/or Police Officer I
Posting End Date: 6/20/2024
Posting End Time: 23:59
Salary Range: $62,433-$65,582
Website
Contact Information: Brett Deming Chief of Police.  Deming_b@fortlewis.edu   970-247-7491
 
Teller County Sheriff's Office
Patrol Deputy
Posting End Date: 06/21/2024
Salary Range: $2,318-$2,549 (semi-monthly)
Website
Teller County Sheriff's Office
Detective
Posting End Date: 06/21/2024
Salary Range: $2,525 - $2,777 (semi-monthly)
Website
Teller County Sheriff's Office
Detention Deputy
Posting End Date: 06/21/2024
Salary Range: Non post certified $2,094 - $2,231 (semi-monthly), Post certified $2,318 - $2,549 (semi-monthly)
Website
Town of Erie – Erie Police Department
Police Officer - Lateral, Certified or POST Certified
Posting End Date: 06/28/2024
Salary Range: Pay Range: $36.47/hour - $53.19/hour ($75,857.60 - $110,635.20 annually). Lateral Officers will be hired at a level commensurate with years of service.
Website
Contact Information: Recruitment@erieco.gov 
City of Evans
POST Certified Police Officer
Posting End Date: 07/31/2024
Salary Range: $73,300.00 - $93,546.00
Website
Ridgway Marshal’s Office
Deputy Marshal
Posting End Date: 08/14/2024
Salary Range: $27.09 – $35.50 DOE, and excellent benefits package
Website
Bayfield Police Department
Police Officer
Posting End Date: 08/22/2024
Salary Range: $60,100-$70,000
Website
Bayfield Police Department
Lateral Police Officer
Posting End Date: 08/22/2024
Salary Range: $60,100-$70,000
Website
Pagosa Springs Police Department
Police Officer & Police Officer Recruit
Posting End Date: 08/30/2024
Salary Range: POST Certified: $51,058-$61,340 Recruit: $18.00 - $22.00/hr
Website
La Veta Marshal’s Department
Deputy Marshal
Posting End Date: 09/01/2024
Salary Range: $45000 to $55000 annually depending on experience. Health and Retirement benefits, Take home vehicle.
Website
Contact Information: Town Of La Veta 209 S. Main La Veta PH:719-742-3631
Hugo Marshal’s Office
Deputy Marshal
Posting End Date: 09/01/2024
Salary Range: $47,000 to $55,000 annually DOE, Health and Retirement benefits, Take home vehicle.
Contact Information: Chief Marshal R. Payne- hugomarshal@esrta.com - 522 2nd Ave. (PO BOX 367) Hugo, Colorado 80821-719-743-2485
 
Denver Police Department
Police Officer Recruit
Posting End Date: 09/20/2024
Salary Range: $66,227-$101,889
Website
Larimer County Sheriff's Office
Jail Deputy Non-Certified, Certified
Posting End Date: Continuous
Salary Range: $69,284.80 - $76,398.40
Website
Larimer County Sheriff's Office
Experienced Deputy Sheriff - Patrol
Posting End Date: Continuous
Salary Range: $84,032.00 - $97,260.80
Website
Town of South Fork Police Department
Police Officer
Posting End Date: 09/04/2024
Salary Range: $20.00/hr DOE
Website
Southern Ute Detention Center
Detention Transport Officer
Posting End Date: 09/30/2024
Salary Range: $28.60 - $35.75
Website
Contact Information: Robin Everett
Gunnison Police Department            
Police Officer
Posting End Date: 11/01/2024 
Salary Range: $68,900 - $93,100
Website
Log Lane Village Police Department
Police Chief
Posting End Date: 11/06/2024
Salary Range: $63,000 starting salary
Website
Town of Avon Police Department
Code Enforcement Officer
Posting End Date: 12/31/2024
Posting End Time: 12:00pm
Salary Range: $68,000-$90,600
Website 
Contact Information: Human Resources- 970-748-4092; Jobs@avon.org 
Bayfield Police Department
Lateral Police Officer
Posting End Date: 12/31/2024
Salary Range: $60,100 - $70,000
Website
Mountain View Police Department
Police Officer
Posting End Date: 12/31/2024
Salary Range: $37.16 HR - $40.00 HR
Website
Dacono Police Department
Police Officer
Posting End Date: 12/31/2024
Salary Range: $81,242.00 - $103,688.00 per year depending on qualifications.
Website
Florence Police Department
Police Officer
Posting End Date: 12/31/2024
Salary Range: $44,853.00 - $ 51,996.00 per year
Website
Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office
K9 Handler
Posting End Date: 12/31/2024
Salary Range: $44,000.00 - $52,000.00
Website
South Metro Fire Rescue
Dispatcher
Posting End Date:  12/31/2024
Salary Range: $27.12 - $39.59 Hourly
Website
Contact Information: employment@southmetro.org 
Town of Avon Police Department
Police Officer
Posting End Date: 12/31/2024
Posting End Time If Applicable: 12:00pm
Salary Range: $75,000 - $98,700
Website
Contact Information: Human Resources Department: 970-748-4092 or jobs@avon.org 
Florence Police Department
School Resource Officer
Posting End Date: Open Until Filled
Salary Range: $44,853.00 - $ 51,996.00 per year
Website
Erie Police Department
Police Sergeant - Patrol
Posting End Date: 12/18/2024
Salary Range: The starting pay range for this position is $54.14/hour - $62.05/hour ($112,611.20 - $129,064.00 annually)
Website
Fountain Police Department
Police Officer I - Certified and Police Officer II - Lateral
Posting End Date: 12/31/2024
Salary Range: $34.20 / $39.14 Hourly
Website
City of Evans
Police Officer
Posting End Date: 1/20/2025 (Open until filled)
Salary Range: $75,866.00 - $ 99,724.00 
Website
Federal Heights PD
Police Commander
Posting End Date: 1/20/2025
Salary Range: $97,927 - $135,777
Website
City of Evans
Police Officer Recruit
Posting End Date: 01/31/2025
Salary Range: $29.28/hour for Recruits then $75,866.00-$99,724.00
Website
Golden Police Department
Police Officer - Lateral or POST Certified by DOH
Posting End Date: 2/15/2025
Salary Range: $75,254.40 - $102,564.80
Website
Eagle Police Department 
Police Officer 
Posting End Date: 02/27/2025
Salary Range: $80,800- $121,200
Website 
Contact Information: ApplyEPD@townofeagle.org 
Logan County Sheriff's Office
Patrol Deputy
Posting End Date: 03/25/2025
Salary Range: $54,018 - $57,405
Website
Contact Information: daulston@logancosheriff.com 
Fraser Winter Park Police Department
Police Officer (Recruit and Lateral Transfer)
Posting End Date:  04/01/2025
Salary Range: $63,315 - $72,800
Website 
Contact Information: Chief GLEN P TRAINOR gtrainor@wpgov.com 
Sterling Police Department 
Police Officer/School Resource Officer 
Posting End Date:  04/04/2025
Salary Range: $55,00 to $69,000 DOE
Website
Contact Information: Sergeant James Rank – james@sterlingcolo.com 
De Beque Marshal’s Department
Deputy Marshal
Posting End Date:  04/19/2024
Posting End Date: 04/19/2025 
Salary Range: Starting $62,400, excellent fully paid family benefits.
Contact Information: marshal@debeque.org 
City of Louisville, Colorado Police Department
Police Officer
Posting End Date: 04/19/2025
Salary Ranges:  (Hiring Range is dependent on qualifications and up to Step 3 for Lateral hires). 
Step 1 Police Officer salary is $36.16 Hourly or $75,212.80
Step 2 Police Officer salary is $37.97 Hourly or $78,977.60
Step 3 Police Officer salary is $39.87 Hourly or $82,929.60
(Police Officer top pay concludes at Step 6, which is $46.15 Hourly or $95,992.00
Website
Contact Information: Penny Ford, Human Resources Specialist - Recruiting
LaSalle Police Department 
Officer/Cadet
Posting End Date: 04/24/2025
Salary: Sponsorship in POST Academy; Tuition, Equipment, and POST Test paid by LaSalle Police Department. $53,199 while attending Colorado POST Academy. $62,587 upon successful completion of POST Academy.
Website
Contact Information: Chief of Police Dave Arnold, darnold@lasalletown.com , 128 North 2nd Street LaSalle, Colorado 80645
970-284-5541
City of Rifle-Rifle Police Department
Patrol Officer
Posting End Date: 05/10/2025
Salary Range: Minimum wage for POST certified candidate: $28.56 per hour. Wage for experienced officers is reflective of experience. Annual step increases.
Website 
Contact Information:  Angeliqua York-HR Coordinator-(970)665-6411; riflehr@rifleco.org
 

Job Posters

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