Employment Opportunities

Employment Information 
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Available Positions

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

Property Transfer Technician
The Gunnison County Assessor’s Office is seeking a full time Property Transfer Technician. The position requires a detail-oriented person with good computer and problem-solving skills. Excellent organizational and communication skills required. Will be working directly with the general public; must be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Some background knowledge of real estate transfer practices would be advantageous. Monthly entry level salary is $2,718.00 with a possible 5% increase upon successful completion the first six months of a 12-month probationary period. Full benefit package included. Job description can be obtained by calling 641-7623.

All applicants must complete a Gunnison County Employment Application which can be found at right, or complete an application at the
Colorado Workforce Center
109 E. Georgia Ave
Gunnison, CO 81230

Please mail or deliver application with cover letter to:

Gunnison County Assessor
221 N. Wisconsin Street, Suite A
Gunnison, Colorado 81230
Email to: kmcfarland@gunnisoncounty.org
Fax to: (970) 641-7920

Position open until 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.