Are you looking for a Forever Career? Are you at least 18 years old, with no experience? NO PROBLEM! The Colorado Department of Corrections Buena Vista Complex is hiring for multiple professional positions for persons with experience AND no experience—we will train you! We are seeking dynamic, honest, and service-minded individuals to join our team of 400+ professionals at the Buena Vista Correctional Complex (or at any of our other 18 correctional facilities throughout Colorado). 

We offer stable careers in criminal justice, parole, medical, behavioral health, social work, dental, administration, education, library, food service, legal, investigations, licensed and unlicensed professional trades, and specialty trades in our Correctional Industries programs! We encourage you to consider a rewarding and secure career with the Department of Corrections!

CDOC now has FOUR State Classified positions that have A MINIMUM HIRING AGE of 18 YEARS OF AGE: Correctional Officer I (no experience necessary), Medical Records Technician, Licensed Practical Nurse, and Certified Nurse Aide—available at all CDOC State Correctional Facilities! All other positions require you be the age of 21, and some have additional requirements/experience levels.

The State of Colorado believes that equity, diversity, and inclusion drive our success, and we encourage candidates from all identities, backgrounds, and abilities to apply. Visit our Recruitment Website for ALL Statewide CDOC job postings open today, and to see for yourself all the health/dental benefits, retirement plans, paid time off, career advancement opportunities, and special perks all State employees enjoy while working for our agency! You can also contact us by email with any questions you may have: We look forward to having YOU join OUR TEAM!

Click on the links below to see current open positions in Buena Vista (you must be 21 and over, and a Colorado Resident to apply, UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED BELOW):

Click on the links below to see current open positions in Buena Vista AND all other State correctional facilities (you must be 21 or over, and a Colorado Resident to apply, UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED BELOW):

Thank you for your interest in the Colorado Department of Corrections! We look forward to recruiting you to our team of professionals!

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