Trinidad Colorado

Current Job Postings


Protect the lives, safety, and property of persons within the city limits.
Graduation from Colorado P.O.S.T. approved Police Academy is preferred, but not required.
Residency Requirement: Officers must have residency within a distance of City Hall to allow you to reach City Hall within 20 minutes under typical driving conditions.

Salary: $19.57 per hour plus shift differential.

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Applications can be picked up at the Trinidad Police Department, or click here to request an application be sent to you via email.


Performs landscape work such as weeding, irrigating, raking, fertilizing, shoveling, pruning trees, and mulching flower beds. Job will consist of duties requiring physical strength and stamina throughout the heat of the day. Work week may consist of Saturday and Sunday but will not exceed 32 hours per week. Must possess a valid current state-issued driver’s license and not be under suspension, revocation or denial nor have any prior alcohol related driving offenses within the last five years.

Salary: $ 12.00 per hour

Closes: April 5, 2019

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The City of Trinidad is seeking a Qualified Interpreter, as defined by 28 C.F.R. § 35.104 (sign language and oral interpreter) to provide 24/7 interpretive services for its Police Department should the need arise.  An annual retainer fee and hourly rate for services performed will be negotiated with the qualified party.  Qualified persons should submit a letter of interest and provide supporting documentation to illustrate qualifications to the City Clerk’s Office, 135 N. Animas Street, Trinidad, CO  81082.  The documents may also be submitted to  For questions, please call 719-846-9843, ext. 135.


Manages FlexNet Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) System and maintains utility customer accounts for all four City utilities.

Salary: $ 16.53 per hour

Closes: April 29, 2019

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