Working Here

A Magnet for Top Talent

People can’t help falling head over heels for Colorado. There’s a reason our state had the fifth largest net migration from 2014-2015 with a total of 67,781 new residents during that time. Who needs a dating app with an attraction like this?

It’s not only our good looks that make living and working in Colorado so irresistible. Sure, we’ve got storybook scenery, blue skies for days and all the recreation to go along with it, but we also have one of the most resilient economies for job growth. With an unemployment rate below the national average, newcomers are finding well-paying job opportunities with amazing companies ranging from established corporations to cutting-edge start-ups in a variety of appealing industries.

On top of that, with numerous public and private centers of support including professional organizations, industry associations, and educational and training centers of all kinds, you won’t have to feel lonely as you establish a career here. And our central location via a major airport hub means you’ll never be too far from family and friends back home.

Did we mention the quality of life? An average commute time of 25 minutes, gives you more time every single day to meet friends at the newest brewery, squeeze in a trail run or just straight chill. With endless opportunities to get out and discover the things you love to do, we’re confident you’ll never get bored, even if you’re not usually the commitment type.

We’re here to make your love life a little less complicated. Thanks to our magnetic lifestyle and appealing job opportunities, coming to work in Colorado is an easy decision. So, let’s make a connection – we can’t wait to meet you.

Rankings

# 2
City to start a career, Denver WalletHub , 2016
# 2
Best State for Job Growth US News & World Report , 2017
# 5
Most Innovative State Wallet Hub , 2017
# 1
Job Market Wallet Hub , 2017
# 6
Highest New Business Birth Rate US News & World Report , 2017
# 4
Best State to Start a Business Business Insider , 2017
Michelle Hadwiger OEDIT Deputy Director & Director of Global Business Development (303) 892-3840 michelle.hadwiger@state.co.us