Jobs, Employment Opportunities

The City of Manitou Springs considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.


Planning Department

The Planning Department has an opening for a Planner II position.  This is a full-time position, with benefits, at a salary of $50,387/Year DOQ. This position will be funded for 2 years. There is a minimum requirement of a bachelors degree in city or regional planning, architecture or a closely related field.  A masters degree is preferred along with two years of professional experience.  The successful candidate will be required to attend evening meetings. To apply, submit a city application and resume to City of Manitou Springs, Attn: Donna Kast City Clerk, 606 Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO 80829 or e-mail it to by 5 p.m. August 22, 2014. The City of Manitou Springs is an EOE/AA/ADA Employer.  Click to view the Planner II job description.

Police Department

The Manitou Springs Police Department is now recruiting police officers. The Police Department offers a competitive salary and benefits, a commitment to on-going training, and provides all duty gear and uniforms. For more information please follow the link below. 

Police Officer job opportunity


City Pool
The City Pool is now hiring. For more information please follow the links below.

Water Safety Instructor

Lifeguard/Swim Instructor


Manitou Springs Employment Application (doc) - fill out, save, and attach to an email

Manitou Springs Employment Application (pdf) - print, fill out, and mail    

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