Employment Opportunities

Police Officer

The City of Creston Police Department is currently seeking to hire a Police Officer and is accepting applications for a Civil Service Commission eligibility list.  This is a full-time position with benefits.  ILEA certified applicants may be eligible for a $5,000 bonus.

Links to the Employment Application and Job Description can be found below.  Applications can also be picked up in person at the Law Enforcement Center at 302 N Pine Street in Creston.  

If interested, please submit a completed application along with the items listed in the Applicant Letter no later than 12:00 p.m. on June 30, 2021 to:
Creston Police Department
302 N Pine Street
Creston, IA 50801

or e-mail to Paul Ver Meer at pvermeer@uclec.com

Test date is July 10, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at SWCC in the Tech 2 building with a physical agility test to follow at the Creston High School track (subject to change for weather).  Current certified Iowa officers are exempt from the POST and agility testing.

For additional information, please contact the Creston Police Department at 641-782-8402.

Applicant Letter
Application Form
Job Description

Summer Seasonal Employees

The City of Creston is currently accepting applications for the following part-time seasonal positions:

  • Grounds Maintenance Worker
  • Lifeguards
  • Pool Cashiers
  • Street Department General Labor Worker
  • Waste Water Treatment Plan General Labor Worker

Links to the City of Creston Employment Application and Job Descriptions can be found below.  Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.

In interested, please submit a completed application to:
City of Creston
Attn: City Clerk
116 W Adam St
P.O. Box 449
Creston, IA 50801
or e-mail to lwilliamson@crestoniowa.org

City of Creston Employment Application
Employment Application

Job Descriptions
Grounds Maintenance Worker
Pool Cashier
Street Department General Labor Worker
Waste Water Treatment Plant General Labor Worker

Volunteer Firefighters

The Creston Fire Department is always looking for candidates to join their team.  If interested in becoming a volunteer firefighter please complete the application below and send to:
Creston Fire Department
500 N Sumner
Creston, IA 50801
or e-mail completed application to crestonfire@iowatelecom.net

Application for Volunteer Membership

Equal Opportunity Employer
The City of Creston is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Form at any USDA office, or call 866-632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter by mail to:
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director
Office of Adjudication
1400 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
Fax:  202-690-7442