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Human Resources, Building a Great Community


The City of Longmont has approximately 800 regular positions in its workforce. Throughout the year, seasonal employment opportunities increase the workforce by about another 300 positions. Job recruitment notices are also posted in the Civic Center complex at 350 Kimbark, Longmont, Colorado. The City of Longmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


A City application is required for all positions. The Human Resource Services Department will accept applications for OPEN positions only.

Resumes are not accepted in lieu of an application

We highly encourage applicants to apply on line if at all possible. If this is not an option, applications can be picked up at the Human Resource Services Department, located at 350 Kimbark (disabled access at north entrance), Longmont, Colorado 80501, Monday - Friday, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Using the link below applicants can also download an application.

Apply for a City Position by one of the following: methods:

1. Apply On-line. You may apply online for all posted openings. This link will take you to the listing of all current job openings. This is our preferred method.


2. Print out employment application (pdf), fill it out, and mail it to: City of Longmont, Human Resource Services Dept. 350 Kimbark St., Longmont, CO 80501

Application for Download (Updated 090707)

Download City Application (47 kb, ApplicationForm103107.pdf) PLEASE DO NOT ALTER THE APPEARANCE OF THIS FORM.

The free Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view or print any PDF file.

If you are mailing your application, your application must be received on the closing date by 5:00 p.m. for the position for which you are applying.



If you are interested in positions with the Police Department, please apply on-line for the City of Longmont job application piece and then complete the supplemental police application as indicated and attach this to your Cityof Longmont job application.


Non Commissioned Public Safety Supplemental Application required to submit with on-line City of Longmont job application


Code of Conduct, Supplemental Application


Police Recruit Supplemental Application


If you don't have a printer available, you can REQUEST AN APPLICATION by completing the on-line form and one will be mailed to you within 3-4 days.

When completing an application, read all instructions carefully and supply all requested information completely and correctly. All or some information supplied on your application may be verified through a background check. Making false statements, misrepresentations, or withholding facts may lead to rejection of the application or dismissal from subsequent employment.

EEOC Information Form

The EEOC Form will be separated from the rest of the employment application when it is received by the Human Resources Division. The information provided will have no bearing upon your consideration for employment. The information is only used to assist us in complying with Federal Equal Employment Opportunity record keeping and reporting requirements.

Application Submittal
Applications for current vacancies must be received by the Human Resource Services Department, 350 Kimbark, Longmont, Colorado 80501, by the specified application deadline in order to be considered.

To be considered for a position, you must possess the minimum qualifications established for the position. As part of the selection process, examination procedures may include one or more of the following: interviews, a performance test, a polygraph and psychological examination, a background check, a drug screening or a physical examination.

Employment of Relatives
The City has no general prohibition against hiring relatives. However, our policy provides for no person to be hired, promoted, demoted, or transferred to a position which would result in such person directly, or indirectly through the department chain of command, supervising or receiving supervision from a person who is related by blood, related by marriage, or a person with whom the employee maintains a lifestyle accommodation substantially equivalent to marriage.

Notice of Application Status
Applicants are notified when a decision regarding their application has been made. Applicants invited for an interview are contacted primarily by telephone. At the end of the hiring process, all applicants are notified either by telephone or mail of the results of their application for employment.

If you have any questions regarding the application process or the status of a specific job, please contact the Human Resource Services Department at (303) 651-8609.