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. 

Police Department

Seasonal Maintenance Worker - Closes May 15, 2019 (2 Positions)

Street Maintenance Worker I - Open Until Filled (1 Position)

Communications Officer 911 Operator - Open Until Filled (3 Positions)

Police Officer I  - Open Until Filled (3 Positions)

Must be Colorado POST Certified or Currently in Academy 

 Applicants are Required to Return the below Background Questionnaire and Background Release form by fax, email, or may also be scanned and attached to your application

Police Officer Background Questionnaire

Police Officer Background Release Form

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.

Employee Services


Contact Information 

Melissa Greiner, CMC
City Clerk/Administrative Services Director
(303) 582-2292

Gina Romero
HR Generalist
(303) 582-2293

Mailing Address:
PO Box 68, Black Hawk, CO 80422

Physical Address:
201 Selak Street
Black Hawk, CO 80422

Phone: (303) 582-5221
Fax: (303) 582-0429