Employment

Looking for a change in pace, a career that makes a difference, and a place you can call home? Our department is experiencing unprecedented growth, and we are excited to welcome the next generation of community servants to join our family.

As the largest department between Denver and Salt Lake City, GJFD offers services and specialties as diverse as the environment surrounding our community. As we grow to meet the needs of our community, we expect to hire over 100 new firefighters by 2025. 

Grand Junction Fire Department offers more than just a job- it’s an affordable place to call home, where adventure abounds and where your neighbors are invested in creating a thriving environment. Whether you enjoy blues and brews, hitting the river, or a good mountain bike ride, we have something for everyone. If you seek positive work-life balance and a chance to make a valuable impact with your life’s work, look no further.