Jobs in Golden, Colorado, United States

The historical City of Golden is located in Jefferson County, Colorado. The city gets its name from the substance the town was founded on – Gold. Historically, the city was a mining town which mined Gold found in the Clear Creek and surrounding Front Range mountains. This town had an abundance of natural resources and clay extraction and coal mining industries soon began too. Located at the feet of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, this city offers a beautiful setting with many recreational activities.

Golden has a population of around 20,000 people. The town is diverse with a wide-ranging age group and family make up. The median age in Golden is 33.9 years old and of the 7,500 households, 23% have children under the age of 18 living in them and 43% are married couples living together. Additionally, while the larger population is white there is a growing Hispanic and Latino community.

The City of Golden is served by the Jefferson County R-1 School District which manages over 7 schools. The city is also home to the oldest high school in Colorado, Golden High School. There are also tertiary education opportunities at the renowned Colorado School of Mines, which offers degrees in science and engineering, as well as the Mountain Language Institute.

Museums, Arts and Culture, and Recreation

Golden, with its rich history, has more museums than any other city in Colorado. A notable museum, which speaks to the mining history of the city, is The Colorado Railroad Museum. Its collection of various steam locomotives, diesel locomotives, passenger cars and other rare equipment showcases the extravagance of the old Colorado railroad system. Other interesting museums include the Golden History Center, Astor House Hotel Museum, and the Colorado School of Mines Geology Museum.

The City of Golden also has a vibrant musical scene, and with regular performances by the Jefferson Symphony Orchestra and various rock and blues bands, there is certainly a performance for every musical taste. The Bunker Auditorium at the Colorado School of Mines as well as the Miners Alley Playhouse are excellent venues to catch a live musical performance or even theatre performance.

With the city’s beautiful location there are numerous opportunities for outdoor recreational activities. The city manages over 253 acres of green space and parks within the city as well as 402 acres of green space surrounding the city. The Clear Creek Park and surrounding Front Range mountains means this city is a haven for nature lovers. Enjoy a hike, walk, cycle, or one of the many water sports available. Visit the American Mountaineering Center for a unique mountaineering or rock climbing experience.

For an excellent gastronomical experience, enjoy the cities booming beer culture. With numerous microbreweries and vibrant beer festivals, it will be difficult to not partake in the festive celebrations. Popular microbreweries include Golden City Brewer and Mountain Toad Brewing.

Job Opportunities in Golden

With a history of excellent economic growth, the city has done well in transitioning into a modern town. Golden has a low unemployment rate and a job growth rate which is similar to the national average.  There are numerous large education, engineering and science institutes or corporations found in the city of Golden Colorado. These include: The National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Colorado School of Mines, Coors Brewing Company, National Earthquake Information Center, and Yeti Cycles. Top employers in the surrounding area in the Jefferson County are: Lockheed Martin, Lutheran Medical Center, Terumo BCT, and St. Anthony Hospital.

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job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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Posting Date Feb 12, 2019Job Number 19000EU3Job Category Food and Beverage & CulinaryLocation Denver Marriott West, Golden, Colorado VIEW ON MAPBrand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW MarriottSchedule Part-timePosition ...
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