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Minimum Qualifications


Police:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Minimum vision corrected to 20/40 in worst eye and 20/20 in best eye
  • Valid Colorado Driver's License or ability to obtain
  • Good moral character
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts, including weekends and holidays
  • Good physical condition

 

Firefighter and EMT:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Colorado EMT Certification OR National Registry EMT Certification
  • CPR certificate
  • Valid Colorado Driver License or ability to obtain
  • Must be able to distinguish red and green
  • Minimum vision 20/30

 

Firefighter/Paramedic and Paramedic:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Colorado EMT-I or EMT-P Certification OR National Registry EMT-I or EMT-P Certification
  • PALS certificate OR PEPP certificate
  • ACLS certificate
  • CPR certificate
  • Valid Colorado Driver's License or ability to obtain
  • Must be able to distinguish red and green
  • Minimum vision 20/30

 

911 Dispatch:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Good moral character
  • Type 3,000 kph (50 wpm)
  • Ability to work varying shifts, including days, swing, graveyards, and holidays and weekends as assigned.
  • Ability to work required overtime when necessary