Current Job Openings
Please click on the job posting link below to open the job announcement. If you meet the requirements and would like to apply, click on the link at the bottom of the job announcement to proceed to the online application. All applicants should read the Notice to Applicant and Full Job Description before applying. Resumes must be uploaded to your application.
City Positions Open
DUE TO COVID-19 WE ARE ON A HIRING FREEZE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. WE ARE STILL TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR POLICE OFFICER POSITION.
Fire Inspector - 1 Position - Open Until Filled
Street Maintenance Worker I or II - 2 Positions - Open Until Filled
Water Utility Operator I, II, III, or IV - 1 Position - Open Until Filled
* MUST BE POST CERTIFIED TO APPLY OR CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN AN ACADEMY
Police Officer - 7 Positions (Entry and Lateral) Open Until Filled
Applicants are Required to Return the below Background Questionnaire and Background Release form by fax, email, and/or may be scanned and attached to your application.
Police Officer Background Questionnaire (Required to be turned in with application)
Police Officer Background Release Form (Required to be turned in with application)
The City of Black Hawk accepts online applications for Police Officer I positions year round. Applicants must be POST Certified or in the process of achieving their POST Certification to be considered. Applications will remain active for one (1) year from the date of submission and will be considered as openings occur. Applicants are required to upload their resumes using the online application process.
For more information regarding the Colorado Police Officer Standards and Training (POST) certificate, please visit the State of Colorado's website at - Peace Officer Standards and Training Board | Colorado State Attorney General.
General Application Instructions
Online applications are stored on a secure site. Only authorized personnel and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted.
Applicant is defined as those people who:
- Have applied for a specific position or eligibility list for which the City of Black Hawk is acting to fill.
- Meet the predefined, documented minimum requirements related to a specific, open position or eligibility list.
- Apply for the position during the period that the applicant flow log remains open.
- Comply with the City of Black Hawk's formal requirements and procedures.
Applicants must successfully complete several pre-employment skills tests. The City of Black Hawk conducts pre-employment screenings and background investigations, which may include but are not limited to, psychological exam, physical examination, drug testing, and background investigation as conditions of employment.
The City of Black Hawk is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Pursuant to the Immigrations Reform and Control Act, it is the City's intention to hire only individuals who are United States citizens or aliens authorized to work and live in the Unites States.
Melissa Greiner, CMC
City Clerk/Administrative Services Director
Senior Human Resources Analyst
PO Box 68, Black Hawk, CO 80422
201 Selak Street
Black Hawk, CO 80422
Phone: (303) 582-5221
Fax: (303) 582-0429