Employment Opportunities

Full-time and permanent part-time employees of The Town of Buena Vista are eligible for benefits.
Please read the Town of Buena Vista employee benefits disclosure (PDF) for information on what is included. 


The Town of Buena Vista Public Works Department is hiring for the following positions:

  • Full-time/year-round Civil Engineer
    • General Statement of Duties: Position will serve in a general civil engineering capacity with a focus on water and civil engineering related to development review projects. Performs a variety of technical review and engineering tasks related to residential and commercial development, streets & transportation, storm drainage and water.
    • Wage Range: $68,729 - $104,171 annually
    • Please read the full job description for Civil Engineer (PDF)

How to apply: All interested applicants must include a cover letter and are required to fill out the Town of Buena Vista's job application form (PDF). If you have a current resume, please include that as well. Email application to Shawn Williams, Public Works Director, or drop off at Public Works located at 755 Gregg Dr., Buena Vista, CO or Town Hall, 210 E. Main St., Buena Vista, CO. 

Job posted on November 18th, 2022, and applications will be accepted until positions are filled. If you have any questions, please email Public Works or call the office at 719-395-6898.

The Town of Buena Vista is an equal opportunity employer.  


The Town of Buena Vista Public Works Department is hiring for the following positions:

  • Full-time/year-round Public Works Administrative Assistant
    • Job Summary: Performs administrative functions in support of the Public Works Department and its personnel. Performs customer service duties including, but not limited to, the receipt and review of permits and answering of department-related questions.
    • Wage Range: $17.38 - $26.34 per hour.
    • Please read the full job description for Public Works Administrative Assistant (PDF)

How to apply: All interested applicants must include a cover letter and are required to fill out the Town of Buena Vista's job application form (PDF). If you have a current resume, please include that as well. Email application to Shawn Williams, Public Works Director, or drop off at Public Works located at 755 Gregg Dr., Buena Vista, CO or Town Hall, 210 E. Main St., Buena Vista, CO. 

Job posted on November 17th, 2022, and applications will be accepted until positions are filled. If you have any questions, please email Public Works or call the office at 719-395-6898.

The Town of Buena Vista is an equal opportunity employer.  


The Town of Buena Vista Public Works Department is hiring for the following positions:

  • Full-time/year-round Water Operator/Water System Technician
    • Job Summary: Perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled duties involved in the operation and maintenance of the water treatment and water distribution systems. May be required to work long or non-traditional hours to fulfill organizational needs, work on department projects, or respond to emergencies. ‘On-call’ duties required.
    • Wage Range: $22.86 - $34.65 per hour.
    • Please read the full job description for Water Operator/Water System Technician (PDF)

How to apply: All interested applicants must include a cover letter and are required to fill out the Town of Buena Vista's job application form (PDF). If you have a current resume, please include that as well. Email application to Shawn Williams, Public Works Director, or drop off at Public Works located at 755 Gregg Dr., Buena Vista, CO or Town Hall, 210 E. Main St., Buena Vista, CO. 

Job posted on January 12th, 2022, and applications will be accepted until positions are filled. If you have any questions, please email Public Works call the office at 719-395-6898.

The Town of Buena Vista is an equal opportunity employer.