City of Grand Junction

About City of Grand Junction

Grand Junction, Colorado is the gateway to the mountains and canyonlands of western Colorado and eastern Utah. Centrally located between Denver, CO (250 miles east) and Salt Lake City, UT (270 miles west), Grand Junction is surrounded by 1.2 million acres of public land. Residents enjoy world-class whitewater rafting on the Colorado and Green Rivers, golfing, fishing, skiing and snowboarding, and exploring mountain bike and hiking trails through the Colorado National Monument and the Grand Mesa National Forest. Grand Junction has a robust downtown and hosts multiple art, music, food, and market events annually. With a population of over 150,000 in Mesa County (65,000 within the City limits) we have many of the big town amenities without the big town stresses such as traffic and trail congestion. With an average of 245 days of sunshine, Grand Junction is the perfect place to work and play.

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Camp Counselor

May 2021 - August 2022 Grand Junction, CO
“I really enjoyed working with kids! I am going to school for early childhood education, so it was perfect.”

Camp Counselor

May 2020 - August 2020 Grand Junction, CO
“I really loved working with my co-workers and making a difference in kids' lives. ”
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