Salida Police Department Seeks Code Enforcement Officer

The Salida Police Department is seeking a new Code Enforcement Officer. The Code Enforcement Officer is responsible for enforcement pertaining to violations of the Municipal Code. Some main job functions include; property compliance, parking enforcement, animal control duties, issuing citations, writing detailed reports, coordinating inspections and investigations, and other duties as assigned.

Excellent computer and communication skills are a must. This position works closely with all City Departments and involves extensive public interaction. Must be able to work with little supervision, become knowledgeable and comfortable with the Municipal Code of the City of Salida, and work in conjunction with Salida Police Officers. This is a very mobile/active position and will require the ability to walk up to 5 miles per day, endure inclement weather, lift up to 75 lbs, and other strenuous activities. A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Annual Salary is $37,459 – $41,000 depending on qualifications. This is a full time position with full benefits including medical, dental, vision and a retirement plan.

View the job description and complete an employment application at the links. Deadline for applications is December 27th at 5:00 PM. Email applications to or drop them off Monday through Thursday between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. at 448 E. 1st Street, Suite 274 in Salida, or on Fridays between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at City Hall (Suite 112).

For questions or additional information, contact the Salida Police Department at (719) 539-6880.

The City of Salida is an Equal Opportunity Employer.