Join us as we serve our community.

At MHFD, we love what we do. It’s an honor and a privilege to serve our community as a whole. Because we’re servants at heart, our mission statement is more than words on a page—it’s our way of life. And that’s why we focus on hiring exceptional individuals who are not only experts in their field, but also are committed to public service.

The Mile High Flood District is an equal opportunity employer.

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Current Job Opportunities

MHFD is Hiring a Project Engineer!

The Mile High Flood District is hiring a self-motivated Project Engineer to join our growing team. We are excited to offer a position that would be responsible for floodplain mapping products and process, technical modeling needs, and more. This unique role also offers an opportunity to participate in MHFD-led planning studies and design / construction projects. With this role, comes great potential for professional growth along with an opportunity to make a difference in the stormwater and floodplain management community. CLICK HERE for job details.


What you can look forward to working at the District:

Our Vision and Core Values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only building safer communities, but working to “make amazing communities happen” in every project that we touch.

What sets us apart is our attention to employee growth, opportunity, and challenging project tasks in a group atmosphere that is like no other.

At MHFD, we believe strongly that our employees are our best asset, which is why we are proud to offer an excellent benefits package, including health, dental, vision, medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, health savings account, and multiple retirement savings programs.

MHFD is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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MHFD Engineer Internship Program

MHFD’s Engineer Internship Program offers a pre-professional job experience for qualified engineering students. Our internship program provides students with an opportunity to conduct meaningful work under the guidance and mentorship of professional engineers and/or construction managers. Students that participate in this program gain experience valuable to their personal and professional growth while fostering relationships with potential employers.

To be eligible for our internship program, the individual must be currently enrolled as a full time student in an undergraduate or graduate college/university, majoring in Civil or Environmental Engineering, or related studies. If you have any questions about our internship program, please contact Amelia Deleon at 303-455-6277 or email



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Our average tenure is over 10 years

We’ve said it before: we love our jobs. So much so, our employees that start here tend to stay here. See why we’re so proud of the work we do to protect your communities from flood events.

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