COSA City of Longmont Hiring Temp Watershed Ranger


City of Longmont is hiring a Temporary Watershed Ranger to help patrol and protect the City’s mountain watershed. Watershed Rangers provide resource protection, community outreach and education, and public safety at Longmont’s Button Rock Preserve, water facilities, and public lands.

This is an entry-level seasonal position limited to 1560 hours per year. Hiring pay range is $20.64 – $24.76 per hour.

Longmont anticipates 40-hours/week employment for this position through the fall with opportunities for limited hours in the winter season pending availability of funding. If deemed eligible for rehire in the 2024 season, a successful candidate will be provided significant job skills training during our spring ranger mini-academy including basic emergency medical, law enforcement, and natural resource management training.

Longmont is committed to building a team that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. The City may consider an equivalent combination of knowledge, skills, education, and experience to meet minimum qualifications, and encourages all candidates to apply and help us achieve our goal of creating an inclusive and equitable workplace.

Please check out the attached job announcement and click here to apply.


Pryce Hadley

Senior Watershed Ranger | he, him, his

Public Works & Natural Resources | City of Longmont

OFFICE 303-774-3783 | CELL 303-709-2149

7 South Sunset Street | Longmont, Colorado 80501

Visit the Button Rock Preserve webpage here!

Temporary Watershed Ranger 7_2023.pdf