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Employment

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Welcome to life with the City of Westminster!

We’re glad you’ve found your way to our employment page. We encourage you to go through this page and learn what the City of Westminster is all about. When you’re ready to join our team, please click here to apply. 

What’s the City of Westminster all about?

The City of Westminster provides high-quality core services and fosters resilience in order to promote a safe and thriving community. Our core values are articulated through SPIRIT, which stands for “Service, People, Integrity, Respect, Innovation and Teamwork.” Westminster is a full-service city employing more than 1,100 talented benefited individuals and up to 500 non-benefited employees each year in a variety of jobs. Our employees are committed to delivering the highest quality of service to the local community in areas of: 

  • Community Services, including city planning and code enforcement 
  • Fire and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) 
  • Law Enforcement 
  • Library  
  • Municipal Court 
  • Public Works and Utilities, including engineering
  • Parks, Open Space, Recreation, and Golf Course management 
  • Internal services including: city management, Human Resources, City Attorney’s Office, Finance, Policy and Budget, Fleet, Facilities Maintenance and Information Technology 


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Life in Westminster 

Westminster is a suburb of the Denver, Colorado metro area, with a population of approximately 118,000 residents—but that doesn’t begin to describe the unique places, neighborhoods and projects that can be found across the city. Known for our 6,600 acres of open space and parks, more than a hundred miles of trails, Westminster is a community that values the outdoors. With the arrival of commuter rail, the Westminster Station area is quickly growing as a transportation core of the community with great connectivity to Denver. Add in thriving retail and entertainment districts in Downtown Westminster and Orchard Town Center, and Westminster has a place for everyone. 

Leaders in the tech industry also recognize Westminster as the place to be. Ball Aerospace, Maxar, and Trimble call Westminster home. This growth in industry is attracting more amenities like local and national restaurants, hotels, and shopping and entertainment experiences. 

Of course, we’re not all work and no fun. The people of Westminster know how to get out and enjoy the city. Within our 34 square miles, Westminster proudly offers movie theaters, restaurants, shopping centers, bars, go carts, mini-golf, and so much more. If you enjoy the outdoors, Westminster offers five golf courses, 63 parks, and 125 miles of trails that can take to the Boulder foothills or downtown Denver by bike. We also have six recreation centers that offer a full menu of fitness classes, as well as social activities. There’s a reason why Westminster was named one of the Top Ten Places to Live in the West by Money Magazine in 2023. 

Ready to apply? 

Now that you’ve read through what makes Westminster a great place to work and play—are you ready to apply?  

APPLY HERE

Please note, that unless otherwise indicated, jobs close at 8:30 a.m. on the posted closing date. Applications can take from 20 to 30 minutes to complete, so please allow plenty of time for completion. Review of qualifications for positions is based on your application.  Applications submitted after the job closing deadline cannot be accepted.  

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and strives to have our workforce reflect the community’s rich diversity. The City of Westminster offers benefited employees an opportunity to test their language proficiency skills and qualify for a bi-weekly stipend. This compensation is offered to employees who do not receive increased pay in their annual salaries in positions requiring languages other than English. The City of Westminster is a drug free workplace.

Current city employees may be eligible to apply for internal jobs when they are available.