Employment Opportunities

The Town of Buena Vista Public Works Department is hiring the following positions:

  • Full-time/year-round Facilities Maintenance Technician
  • Full-time/year-round Water Operator/Water System Technician
    • Job Summary: Perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled duties involved in the operation and maintenance of the water treatment and water distribution systems. May be required to work long or non-traditional hours to fulfill organizational needs, work on department projects, or respond to emergencies. ‘On-call’ duties required.
    • Wage Range: $22.86 - $34.65 per hour.
    • Please read the full job description for Water Operator/Water System Technician (PDF)
  • Full-time/year-round Parks General Labor Assistant
  • Full-time/year-round Parks Maintenance Assistant & Gardner
  • Full-time/year-round Streets Maintenance Technician
    • Job Summary: Under the supervision of the Streets Foreman, performs maintenance of and repairs to streets and alleys in the Town of Buena Vista. Position must occasionally work long, non-business hours to fulfill organizational needs and respond to emergencies. On-call duties required.
    • Wage Range: $19.16 to $28.94 per 
    • Please read the full job description for Streets Maintenance Technician (PDF)

How to apply: All interested applicants must include a cover letter and are required to fill out the Town of Buena Vista's job application form (PDF). If you have a current resume, please include that as well. Email application to Public Works, Public Works Director, or drop off at Public Works located at 755 Gregg Dr., Buena Vista, CO or Town Hall, 210 E. Main St., Buena Vista, CO. 

Job posted on January 12th, 2022, and applications will be accepted until positions are filled. If you have any questions, please email Public Works call the office at 719-395-6898.

The Town of Buena Vista is an equal opportunity employer.  


The Town of Buena Vista Recreation Department is hiring a full-time/year-round Recreation Program Coordinator.  

Job Summary: Under the direction of the Recreation Supervisor, the Recreation Program Coordinator is responsible for planning, executing, monitoring, and evaluating youth and adult recreation programs. This includes but is not limited to adult athletics leagues and tournaments, youth sports leagues and programs, youth and adult fitness classes, outdoor recreation programs, wellness opportunities, fine arts and leisure programs, and seasonally appropriate recreational activities.

Wage Range:$17.37-$19.00 per hour ($36,145-$39,520 annually) plus full-time employee benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and paid leave.

Please read the full job description for Recreation Program Coordinator (PDF). We are seeking an entry-level coordinator to fill this position.

How to apply: All interested applicants must include a cover letter and are required to fill out the Town of Buena Vista's job application form (PDF). If you have a current resume, please include that as well. Email application to both Earl Richmond and Shane Basford, or drop off at Town Hall located at 210 East Main St., Buena Vista, CO. 

Job posted on December 22nd, 2021, and applications will be accepted until Wednesday, January 11th at 5pm (or until the position is filled). If you have any questions, please email Earl or Shane or call their office at 719-395-2408.

The Town of Buena Vista is an equal opportunity employer.  


The Town of Buena Vista Public Works Department is hiring a part-time/year-round Custodian.  

Job Summary: Perform cleaning and may assist with building maintenance duties of Town Hall, the Police Department, Public Works, Community Center restrooms. Hours worked may include weekends and before or after normal business hours.

Wage Range: $13.71 - $18.97 per hour. 

Please read the full job description for Custodian (PDF).

How to apply: All interested applicants must include a cover letter and are required to fill out the Town of Buena Vista's job application form (PDF). If you have a current resume, please include that as well. Email application to Public Works or drop off at Town Hall located at 210 East Main St. OR Public Works located at 755 Gregg Dr., Buena Vista, CO. 

Job posted on September 23rd, 2021 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. If you have any questions, please email Public Works or call their office at 719-395-6898.

The Town of Buena Vista is an equal opportunity employer.