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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What you'll be doing... The customer experience will be in your hands as you interact with our small and medium business customers in the store and through customer visits. You'll demonstrate the value of our products ...
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Residence Inn Denver West/Golden
If you like working in a friendly, enthusiastic Team Environment and would like to help make our guests’ visit to Colorado positive and memorable, this might be a great opportunity for you! Though you will be ...
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On Tap Credit Union
Our Story started more than 60 years ago when eight employees from Coors Brewery established the Coors Credit Union. Throughout the past six decades, membership expanded as products and services were introduced with a ...
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National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Posting Title Communications I - Project Coordinator . Location CO - Golden . Position Type Limited Term (Fixed Term) . Hours Per Week 40 . Job Description The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is a leader in ...
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Jefferson County, CO
Purpose Are you seeking more than a paycheck on your next adventure? Jefferson County wants to bring your attention to a position currently opened here in the County. If you're a solid professional with proven ...
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Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center
Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center has been a trusted provider of orthopedic care in metro Denver for more than 70 years. Though we have grown in size over time, our values have remained the same. Our independent ...
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Quality Specialist(Job Number: R110526) Description Custom Milling Center’s (CMC) a Henry Schein Company mission is to help dental laboratories navigate through the digital transition that is occurring in dental ...
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US CAM Technician new Add to Favorites
Custom Milling Center’s (CMC) a Henry Schein Company mission is to help dental laboratories navigate through the digital transition that is occurring in dental technology today. We are passionate about dental ...
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Mr. Appliance of Golden
 OUR NORMAL DAY IS 5 TO 7 APPOINTMENTS AND OUR TECHS MAKE GREAT MONEY. So if you are sick of being worked to death call us.We at Mr. Appliance® are looking for qualified professionals to join our team. As an ...
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Chart House Genesee
JOIN A WINNING TEAM!SERVER This isn’t just your next job – it’s your opportunity to be part of an amazing team that delivers on our promise to meet and exceed our guest’s experience the moment ...
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Walgreens
Opens and closes the store in the absence of store management, including all required systems start-ups, required cash handling, and ensuring the floor and stock room are ready for the business day. Responsible for ...
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AutoNation Subaru West - Autonation
Position Overview As an AutoNation automotive Sales Associate, you’ll be empowered with the tools needed to support our customers’ needs and realize your earning potential. What tools? How’s a ...
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**Job Description**CVS Health has a powerful purpose - "Helping people on their path to better health." To enable this purpose, we have several initiatives, existing and new, that are re-inventing pharmacy and ...
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The Bread Bakers Guild of America
If you’re passionate about baking, join our outstanding team of artisan bakers who proudly handcraft breads and pastries from scratch for Denver's best restaurants and hotels in a quality-focused, team-oriented, ...
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Custom Milling Center’s (CMC) a Henry Schein Company mission is to help dental laboratories navigate through the digital transition that is occurring in dental technology today. We are passionate about dental ...
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DOWN TO BUSINESS: Our Product Specialists (Sales Associate) are responsible for ensuring our customer loves our stores and footwear as much as we do. They each help deliver an incredible customer experience and ...
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National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Posting Title Graduate Intern: Data Scientist for Energy Systems . Location CO - Golden . Position Type Intern (Fixed Term) . Hours Per Week 40 . Job Description The Data, Analysis and Visualization Group in ...
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Pyramid Hotel Group
About Us Come be a part of one of Pyramid Hotel Group's newest hotels, the Origin Hotel Red Rocks! Our recently opened hotel boasts 124 guest rooms, 4,800 SF of meeting space and hip and unique restaurant and bar ...
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SOLUTE
SOLUTE is made up of dynamic, motivated, enthusiastic professionals with a strong interest in developing powerful solutions for our DoD and other clients’ challenges in the areas of: software engineering; systems ...
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USHEALTH ADVISORS - Colorado
We are looking for administrative assistants that are looking to take their career to the next level.COMPANY OVERVIEWAs an Advisor for USHA you'll work directly with Americas Self-employed small business owners ...
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