Salida is a thriving historic, cultural, arts and recreational mountain community located in south-central Colorado which has been recognized by many local and national publications as a prime location in which to live and enjoy life. Read our guide about how to apply for a job and download our job application.

The City employs approximately 100 people. Of that number, about half are full-time positions with benefits and the remainder are part-time or seasonal jobs.

The City provides full-time employees with a competitive total compensation package that includes a benefits package to encourage the physical and mental wellness of employees and their dependents and assist with retirement planning.

City of Salida Seeks Seasonal Municipal Workers

The City of Salida is seeking Seasonal Municipal Workers. These positions will work 40 hours per week starting in mid-April. Weekend/evening work is required. These positions performs variety of manual labor and semi-skilled work related to parks, trails and other facilities. Starting salary is $11.25-13.12 dependent on experience and qualifications. View the job description and […]

City of Salida Seeks Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

The City of Salida is seeking a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Class A – D. This position is a full time benefitted Operator at the award winning, nationally recognized City of Salida Wastewater Treatment Plant. Hours are 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. M-F with weekend and on-call duties divided between co-workers. Starting salary is $18.26 […]