Grand Junction, Colorado is the gateway to the mountains and canyonlands of western Colorado and eastern Utah. Centrally located between Denver (250 miles east) and Salt Lake City (270 miles west), Grand Junction is surrounded by 1.2 million acres of public land and has easy access to the Rocky Mountains and western Colorado’s incredible landscape. Visitors and residents enjoy world-class whitewater rafting on the Colorado and Green Rivers, golfing, fishing, skiing and snowboarding on the slopes of nearby Powderhorn Ski Resort, and exploring mountain bike and hiking trails through the Colorado National Monument and the Grand Mesa. Grand Junction hosts several community and cultural events throughout the year including baseball games at the Junior College World Series, downtown events and festivals, and wine sampling at the many area wineries.
The mission of the City of Grand Junction is to be the most livable community west of the Rockies by 2025. The Core Values of the City of Grand Junction are Integrity, Respect, and Bridge Building. The City of Grand Junction employs a work force of over 1,000 in a variety of job classifications. Our employees are committed to delivering the highest quality of service to the local community in areas of:
- Parks and Recreation
- Public Works
- Visit Grand Junction (tourism marketing)
- Plus administrative services including:
- Human Resources
- City Management
- City Attorney’s Office
- City Clerk
- Community Development
- Financial Operations
- Information Technology
Human Resources Department, 250 North 5th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501 - Map of Location
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 970-244-1512 / Fax: 970-256-4007
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