Current Job Openings

Come join an amazing team where you can pioneer your ideas and bring innovation and creativity to a growing rural community on Colorado’s Eastern Plains.  

With an easy stress-free commute via I-70, Bennett has become a focal point for development and growth, making it a dynamic and exciting place to work. In addition, our vibrant organization is staffed with highly motivated individuals who are committed to excellence and are diligently working to improve our community through local government. We work cohesively to tackle issues, preserve our small town charm and pride ourselves on providing an atmosphere that encourages a positive work-life balance. 

The Town of Bennett is committed to a fun, progressive learning environment that encourages staff mentorship and development. We offer a highly competitive benefits package, including flexible schedules, 100% premium paid health insurance for employees, a 401(k) match, life insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, access to mental health services, an annual pass to the Bennett Parks and Recreation District, sick and vacation accrual, and a monetary allotment which can be used toward out-of-pocket medical expenses, dental and eye insurance and additional retirement savings. 

Planning Manager

Helps in the creation of a vibrant community by coordinating advanced professional planning. The position also assists in other elements of the Department, including review and approval of building permits, assisting in economic development endeavors and code enforcement by the Community Service Officers. The position is multi-faceted, requiring advanced professional planning experience and a wide breadth of knowledge of municipal comprehensive planning, economic development, and federal and state planning law. Oversees and coordinates all planning, zoning and subdivision initiatives within the Town. Coordinates the community development process from its initial inception to the final approval from the Board of Trustees. Manages the implementation of Bennett’s Comprehensive Plan, long-range planning projects, and updates and edits development regulations. The position works collaboratively and effectively with other departments, existing businesses, regional partners, potential developers, and town contractors. 

Planning Manager Job Description

Permit Technician*

Performs a wide variety of paraprofessional, technical, administrative and specialized work in receiving, reviewing, processing and issuing building, electrical, plumbing and related permits and applications. Provides excellent customer service and explains policies, codes, ordinances and regulations. 

Permit Technician Job Description

*Due to an internal promotion, the Town of Bennett is hiring a Permit Technician.

Utility Operator I - D

Operates light or heavy equipment and performs routine, semi-skilled to skilled work in the maintenance and construction of water, sewer and storm drainage systems. Incumbents assigned to this class are expected to perform the full range of work assigned to this class and to work with significant independence and initiative. Must have or be able to complete in one year, a Class I water and wastewater distribution and collections license/certificate, as well as an Operator D license.

Utility Operator Job Description

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To apply for a position with the Town of Bennett, please submit an Employment Application

The Town is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity. We prohibit unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of age 40 and over, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable state or local law.