Job Postings, Request for Qualifications, Request for Bids, and other Contract Postings

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To submit an application for employment, please print out the form below and submit it in-person to City Hall, Room 203, or by mail to the City of Leadville, 800 Harrison Ave., Leadville CO 80461.

Click here to download the General Employment Application form

Click here to download the Leadville Police Department Application

Release Form

City Hall: 

Deputy City Clerk Opening 3/8/2021 Closing 3/22/2021.

Please fill out and return the general employment application, cover letter, and resume to by March 22nd, 2021 at 5:00 pm. 


Police Department:

Interested in a challenge? We have several Police Department Openings Click to learn more!



Leadville, Colorado, sits at 10,152 feet above sea level, the highest incorporated city in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Leadville offers small-town living with the bonus of having a rich mining history and a year-round event calendar. Surrounded by national forests, outdoor enthusiasts enjoy biking, climbing, fishing, running, skiing, hunting, and more. The City of Leadville has immediate openings in its Police Department. The Department is currently seeking applications for the position of Police Officer. The ideal candidate will have a degree in Administration of Justice or a related field (preferred). Must be Colorado Post Certified or eligible for provisional certification. The successful candidate will be subject to an intense background investigation as well as psychological and physical examinations. Salary commiserate with experience. To apply please submit an application, cover letter, and resume to the Leadville Police Department / 800 Harrison Ave. / Leadville, CO 80461 / or, by e-mail to Applications may be obtained at the Department or below:

Police Officer

Reserve Officer Vacancy

Volunteer Office Vacancy

Fire Department:

Resident Reserve Program

Street Department: No openings

Animal Shelter: No Openings

Request for BIDS:

IFB- Invitation to Bid 21-001 City Sidewalk Project

The City of Leadville is requesting bids for the construction and installation of a portion of sidewalks within the City limits along HWY 24. The purpose of this section is to connect into the recently completed Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) sidewalk ramp connections and to also link the historic Harrison Ave retail core with the commercial zone off HWY 24. 

  1. Design Specifications:
  • 9th to 10th along Poplar, East side: 207' length, 4" thick x 6' wide, mesh and 1/2" rebar, w/6" wide curb entire length, depth of curb varying between 4" and 12"
  • 10th to 11th along Poplar, East side: 100' length, 4" thick x 5' wide, mesh and 1/2" rebar, w/        6" wide faux curb entire length, 4" deep
  • 11th to 12th along Poplar, East side: 247' length, 4" thick x 5' wide, mesh and 1/2" rebar w/6" wide faux curb entire length, 4" deep.
  • Installation of CDOT MNS compliant ramps where required.
  • All sidewalk installation will meet CDOT MNS specifications for grade and will meet and connect to existing ADA installed ramps at each intersection.

Bids should include proposals for the projected amounts of the project cost for all materials and labor to meet the specifications above.

Bid should include a detailed traffic control plan and all associated costs for the administration of the traffic control plan, as required by CDOT in the bid package. These standards are attached to this IFB as a supplemental document.

Bid will take into consideration and specifications for installation of the new sidewalks in conformance with the CDOT M&S Standards. These standards are attached to this IFB as a supplemental document.

Submission must include detailed terms and any other pertinent information for consideration.

Start and Completion Date:

The City requires a start date, after signed and executed contract award no earlier than May 1st, 2021, and a completion date of July 30th, 2021 (Deadline may be postponed or extended up to two weeks by mutual agreement and weather conditions.)

A walk through can be scheduled prior to March 29th,2021 with each potential bidder.

RFP/Sealed Bid Opening Process:

Sealed bids for the cost for a sidewalk construction and installation shall be submitted to the City at the Administrative Services Office located on the second floor at 800 Harrison Avenue, Leadville, CO 80461 until  5 P.M. on Wednesday April 14th, 2021.  Any bids received after this time will not be accepted and will be returned unopened. Bids will be opened at City Council, 800 Harrison Ave. on Thursday April 15th, 2021 at 9:00 am.  


“City of Leadville RFP/BID 21-001 Construction and Installation of Sidewalk in Leadville”

City of Leadville

C/O Sarah Dallas

800 Harrison Ave

Leadville, Co 80461

It is the sole responsibility of the respondent to see that submittals are received in a timely manner. The respondent shall bear any and all risks for any delays associated with their selected method of delivery or that are misdirected due to improper identification. All submitted bids become public record and information upon bid opening.            

Copies of the proposal documents and tentative schedule are available at City Hall and with the administrative services office, email

The City reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to accept the proposal deemed to be the lowest responsible and responsive proposal. All bids submitted become public information upon bid opening.

Complete Bid Package Sidewalk Project on Poplar 9th-12th Streets 21-001