Career Management

Begin your career today with Jefferson County Government!

Go to our Job Opportunities website 

  1. Search our current job openings
  2. Select the job title you are interested in
  3. Click the "Apply" link

Only online applications will be accepted. If you are an internal applicant – Please use the internal job board by searching for “find jobs” in Workday. 

Track your application!

To check the status of an existing application, please log into your candidate portal. You may be directed here to complete tasks during the recruitment process such as scheduling an interview, signing the consent for background form, and/or signing the confirmation of employment letter.

What to be the first to know about a position? 

Sign up for Job Interest Alerts to receive a notification when positions that match your interests are posted.

Internal Career Opportunities

As a current Jefferson County employee (full-time, part-time, limited, and temporary), please apply to Jefferson County jobs directly through Workday via your employee profile

Prior to applying, ensure you have updated your Career Profile. You may search for all Jeffco jobs (both internal and external) via the Find Jobs report directly in Workday.

Please do not apply via our external jobs site, as this will create duplicate Workday profiles for you. By applying via our internal job board, you will be highlighted as an employee for our hiring teams.

For more information on how to apply as an internal applicant, please review the job aid Manage Career & Apply to Internal Job in the Training Resources Library.

Refer Someone you Know to Jefferson County

If you know someone who does not currently work for Jeffco, you can refer them to apply to a job. To refer someone, you can view the job via the Find Jobs report in Workday and click the Refer button. You will enter their pertinent information (name, contact information, relationship details) and can even upload their resume and cover letter. They will receive a link to apply to the job and it will be noted on their application that they were referred by you.

You can also follow the Refer and Endorse a Candidate job aid! 

Someone can also list you on their application as someone they know at Jeffco. This will list your name/contact information on their application. You will be asked to confirm the referral via the workday inbox.

If you refer someone, or you are listed as a referral, don’t be surprised if a hiring manger reaches out to you for your insight on them.