Interested in joining the team in Palisade?  Here's where we will post our open positions.

General Employment Application

Administration & Recreation Assistant - Part-time

Posted July 1, 2022

The Town of Palisade has a current opening for a part-time Administration & Recreation Assistant.  Please view the full job description here:

Administration Assistant - Full Job Description


Performs customer service duties for the recreation and administration departments. Provides general information as well as responses to specific customer questions requiring additional research.

Department/Division:         Administration - Recreation
Work Location:                  Town Hall, 175 East Third Street, Palisade, CO

FLSA Status:                      Non-exempt

Effective Date:                    6.22.2022

Hourly Wage:                     $16.00-18.00 -  dependent on experience

Applications due by Monday, July 18, 2022 @ 4:30 pm.

Submit your application and resume or send any questions to Town Clerk Keli Frasier at kfrasier@townofpalisade.org


Utility Maintenance Worker

Posted June 30, 2022

The Town of Palisade has a current opening for a Utility Maintenance Worker in the Utilities Department.  This position requires specific utilities related experience.  Please view the full job description here:

2022 Utility Worker - Full Job Description


Performs a variety of duties related to the installation, maintenance, and repair of all components of the Towns water distribution system and wastewater collection system. Assists with microfiltration water treatment plant as well as lagoon wastewater plant. Other areas: streets, signage, storm sewer, traffic control.

Reports To: Utilities Director

Pay:  $47,840.00-$53,000.00 plus benefits

To Apply: Submit the following to mlemon@townofpalisade.org by 4 PM Mtn, Friday, July 15, 2022.

Palisade Fire Department - Lateral Hire

Posted June 14, 2022

Part-time Firefighter/EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic

Status: Part-time

Work Schedule:  24-hour shifts (minimum of 24 hours per pay-period, maximum 60 hours
per pay-period). Maximum hours per year 1,600.

Compensation: Starting $14.00 - $16.00/hour based on Qualification & Experience

As this is a Lateral Hiring, candidates must be affiliated with a fire service
organization and on Mesa County Protocol


Palisade Fire Department - Lateral Hire Job Description

Supplemental Fire Department Application

POST-Certified Reservist

Posted May 6, 2022

The Town of Palisade has openings for POST-Certified Reservists. Submit applications and resume:

By email to:


By mail to:

Town of Palisade
Police Department
P.O. Box 128
Palisade, CO 81526

Or in person, Monday thru Friday from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm at:

Palisade Town Hall
175 E 3rd Street
Palisade, CO 81526

Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.  EOE.

Palisade Police Officer Job Description

Palisade PD - Law Enforcement Supplemental Application



Palisade Tourism Advisory Board

The Town of Palisade is soliciting letters of interest from those wishing to serve on the Tourism Advisory Board.

Knowledge and experience it tourism, promotions, marketing, advertising, or special event planning and operation are desirable.  Eligible applicants must live in or won a business in the 81526 zip code.

The Tourism Advisory Board will help develop and implement marketing strategies for the Town of Palisade.  Each newly appointed member shall serve a term until 2024.  Meetings are monthly on the second Thursday of every month at 9:00 am at the Palisade Civic Center located at 341 West 7th Street in Palisade.

Interested parties should submit a letter of interest to the Palisade Board of Trustees at P.O. Box 128, Palisade, CO 81526 or in person at Palisade Town Hall, 175 East 3rd Street, Palisade.  Letters are due no later than June 6, 2022 at 4:30 pm.

Interviews will occur during a work session of the Board of Trustees on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at 5:15 pm, with appointments being made at the regularly scheduled Board of Trustees meeting the same evening at 6:00 pm.

Please contact Town Clerk Keli Frasier at 970-464-5602 or kfrasier@townofpalisade.org with questions.

Tourism Board Vacancy - PDF