• Field Picture


    The Field Recruitment Team is responsible for attracting and cultivating candidates for the schools' Facilities, Maintenance, Safety, Transportation, Food Services and Before & After School Care programs. Our team's focus is ensuring that our field departments have the resources to attract and cultivate top talent for their departments, and that our candidates are supported as they apply and explore opportunities here in DPS. 


  • Facilities +

    The Facilities Operations Division is an essential component in supporting the educational mission of DPS. Our team provides the essential elements necessary to maintain a safe, clean, and functional environment for every student, staff, and community member. We demonstrate and seek a wide variety of skilled individuals with leadership, organizational, problem solving, mechanical, and detail orientated characteristics. The potential for career advancement within our division is ample; we provide and support training in all aspects of operations. Custodial Operations strives to develop our employees to become next generation managers and leaders. Join our team and become a member of a respected support division which prides itself in quality and commitment.

    Contact Information: 

    Kristi Waters, Talent Acquisition Specialist

    Phone: 720.423.4294

    Email: kristi_waters@dpsk12.org

  • Safety Team +

    The Safety team strives to promote safe school communities by emphasizing Safety, Service and Enforcement. The Department provides a wide range of services that include armed patrol response, school based safety officers, dispatch and communications, investigations, emergency preparedness, system specialists and administration.

    Our officers are well trained on a variety of topics and we set high expectations for ourselves on being a service oriented department. The Department of Safety works closely with the Denver Police Department to ensure our schools remain safe for students and staff to learn and thrive.

    Contact Information:

    Kristi Waters, Talent Acquisition Specialist

    Phone: 720.423.4294

    Email: kristi_waters@dpsk12.org

  • Extended Learning +

    Extended Learning and Community Schools provide high quality before and after school programs for students focusing on social, emotional and academic learning.

    Contact Information-

    Rebecca Verrone, Extended Learning Operations Coordinator

    Phone: 720.423.1868

    Brita Langeteig, Extended Learning Operations Coordinator

    Phone: 720.423.1959

    Email: rebecca_verrone@dpsk12.org


  • Transportation +

    Transportation services provide On-Boarding Support to the Transportation Department for New Employees following Federal, State and Local Guidelines with respect to Compliance Rules and Regulations and DPS Board Policies. Hiring Bus Drivers, Non-CDL Bus Drivers and SPED Paraprofessional 

    Contact Information-

    Lorena Cardona, Transportation Operations Representative 

    Phone: 720.423.4625  

    Email: lorena_cardona@dpsk12.net

  • Enterprise Management- Food Services +

    The Enterprise Management Team provides support to our school everyday by distributing mail, supplies, equipment, stocking vending machines, and most importantly feeding our students.


    Manager Training Program


    We are looking for motivated employees with strong leadership skills, exceptional customer service skills, and who have the ability to work successfully within a team and can multitask in a fast paced environment. If you are looking for a challenging position and are interested in advancing your career within Denver Public Schools Food and Nutrition Services Department, this program is for you!


    Upon the successful completion of this program, you will have the opportunity to be reassigned as a floating manager and eligible to be a candidate for a management position when a school becomes available. 

    Contact Information: 

    Gianna Carriaga, HR Operations Representative

    Rosrio Guaderrama, HR Operations Representative

    Phone: 720-423-5646

    Email: gianna_carriaga@dpsk12.org



  • Field Talent Acquisition Team Manager
    Victoria McBurney

    Site Manager
    David Mata

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