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.

Current Job Opportunities

Watershed Manager
– Supporting one of nine watershed service areas, the Watershed Manager position provides a variety of professional functions associated with watershed planning, floodplain mapping, design and construction, and stream management. This position plays a critical role in collaborating on a regional scale with local government partners, state, and federal agencies to create a vision for the watershed and drive policy and decision-making to create resilient streams. This position is extremely influential in making our community safer, healthier, and more beautiful.

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Office Coordinator
The Mile High Flood District is seeking a full-time Office Coordinator! The Office Coordinator is a key member of the Administrative Team as this individual is typically the first person that callers and visitors to our office, encounter. This is a cross-functional position, performing a number of important administrative and office management tasks, interacting with the public and all departments at the District. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a great organization in a vibrant work environment. If you have a passion for helping people and supporting a great team, we want to meet with you.

Join our growing team and play a role in fulfilling our vision of Protecting People, Property and our Environment.

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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.

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



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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