Coronavirus Update:

MHFD is going remote (temporarily). Public safety is MHFD’s primary concern. To ensure the wellbeing of our employees, MHFD staff will be working remotely for the foreseeable future. In doing so, we will live up to our social responsibility to prevent the COVID-19 from spreading further, while ensuring business continuity that supports our communities and the economies in which we operate. Wishing everyone health and safety during these unprecedented times.

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.

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

Current Job Opportunities

Check out our available job opportunities. If none are posted, be sure to check back frequently—we’re always looking for great new team members.

To apply for a position listed below, send resume and cover letter via email to Amelia Deleon, Human Resources Manager,


IT Director
MHFD is in search of an IT Director who enjoys working with people in a collaborative environment and embodies our core values to achieve our IT Infrastructure goals.  We are looking for a hands-on professional who enjoys rolling up their sleeves and working with a team but can also make sound decisions with minimal guidance.  The successful candidate will be a change management expert and extremely knowledgeable about data management infrastructure.  Your operations and system maintenance experience will help our systems grow as we expand.

The successful candidate will be responsible for directing and overseeing software development, cyber security, and network infrastructure according to District needs.  This role is also responsible for the strategic development of the district’s IT and GIS needs.

MHFD is 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. We value professional growth and personal development and strive to provide a vibrant working environment along with an opportunity to make a difference in the stormwater and floodplain management community. Join our growing team and play a role in fulfilling our vision of Protecting People, Property and our Environment.

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To be considered for this exciting career opportunity, submit your resume and cover letter by Friday, March 19, close of business.  Please submit your materials to Amelia Deleon, Human Resources Manager via email:

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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