Employment Opportunities

Employment Information 
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Available Positions

Mechanic
The Gunnison County Public Works Department is now accepting applications for a full time Mechanic position in Gunnison, Colorado. The opening is a 40 hour per week position with full benefits. Duties will include the repair and maintenance of all units in the fleet including pickups, trucks, construction equipment, road maintenance and snow removal equipment. Applicants must have experience working on all types of gas and diesel engines and heavy equipment. Applicant is required to have own tools and a valid Colorado Driver’s License, Class B CDL preferred. The applicant must be able to obtain a Class B CDL and health card within 6 months of hire date.

Download Employment Application at right.
Completed application should be submitted to Gunnison County Public Works:
By Fax to: (970) 641-8120
By Email to: dferchau@gunnisoncounty.org
By Mail to:
Gunnison County Public Works Department
195 Basin Park Drive,
Gunnison, CO 81230

Applications will be taken until the position is filled.

Full Job Description

Equal Employment Policy
Gunnison County is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity in any term, condition or privilege of employment. We do not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age (40 and over), race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, political affiliation, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.

Americans with Disabilities Accommodation
After reviewing the appropriate job description, Gunnison County will make reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with known disabilities, unless doing so would result in an undue hardship to the County. This policy governs all aspects of employment, including selection, job assignment, compensation, discipline, termination, and access to benefits. Employees needing such accommodation are instructed to contact their supervisor or Human Resources immediately.

Veteran's Preference

Preference will be given in accordance with Article XII, Section 15 of the Colorado Constitution. It will be a candidate’s responsibility, upon application, to present certification from the Department of Defense or the Veterans Administration proving veteran status to the hiring department.