COSA Job Announcement – Facilty Attndt-Primrose Studio/req5232

Hello COSA community,

The City of Fort Collins Natural Areas Department has a Facility Attendant/Caretaker position open for our public use rental facility known as Primrose Studio. Primrose Studio is located at Reservoir Ridge Natural Area, and is an affordable space up against the backdrop of the Foothills. It has a secluded and intimate lakefront venue with a full kitchen and a spacious covered patio that can accommodate 4 to 44, depending on the site design. The studio offers a feeling of remoteness, the beauty of being surrounded by nature, and an abundance of wildlife viewing. This facility helps provide access to nature while also serving in a public use capacity.

The Primrose Studio Facility Attendant/Caretaker is a part time (10-29 hrs/week) position with the City of Fort Collins Natural Areas Department. The Facility Attendant is responsible for outreach, reservations and maintaining the Primrose Studio at Reservoir Ridge Natural Area. The Primrose Studio is a meeting room with a large outdoor deck used primarily for meetings, small gatherings, and classes. It is Natural Areas’ goal that this facility will help connect people to nature. The Facility Attendant/Caretaker is required to reside at and occupy the City-owned residence located at Reservoir Ridge Natural Area. Monthly rent is subsidized in exchange for site presence, caretaker, and attendant responsibilities. The Facility Attendant/Caretaker is responsible for assisting business support staff and public engagement staff with developing and implementing outreach strategies, accepting reservation requests, scheduling, and coordinating reservations, processing financial transactions, locking, and unlocking the Primrose Studio, performing custodial duties, and troubleshooting other problems as they may arise. The employee is required to greet groups at the facility entrance to welcome them and to review the facility rules and procedures.

Below are some pictures of the studio and the job description can be found below as well. If you are interested in this position, you can apply for it at the City of Fort Collins Job site.

Aaron Reed
Senior Supervisor

Natural Areas
City of Fort Collins
1745 Hoffman Mill Road
970-416-2210 office


POSITION TITLE: Facilty Attndt-Primrose Studio (Hourly)
REQUISITION #: req5232
DEPARTMENT: Natural Areas
BENEFIT CATEGORY: Variable Hourly View Classifications & Benefits
HOURLY RATE: $20.00 – 26.00 per hour (based on relevant experience)
SELECTION PROCESS: Application deadline is Open until filled
You will receive an email acknowledgment when you have successfully submitted an application. Your completed application will be forwarded to the hiring manager. You will be notified if you are selected for further testing or interviews. Please keep your contact information up-to-date. The status of your application will be updated in your applicant profile. Post-offer background check, motor vehicle report and drug test required within four calendar days (96 hours) of offer.