Employment Opportunities

Public Works Director

The City of Creston is currently seeking to hire a Public Works Director who is responsible for the general administration, development and direction of the Public Works Department, Code Compliance and supervision of a number of City functions.  The Public Works Director is also responsible for ensuring that public improvement projects are constructed in accordance with State laws and accepted engineering standards while minimizing risk to the public and managing public resources responsibly.  This individual must be skilled in decision making, be personable and work well with the public.

This is a full-time position with benefits.  Salary will be based on education, qualifications and experience.  There will be a six-month probationary period and a post offer drug screen and physical are required.

Links to the complete job description and application can be found below.

If interested, please submit a completed application along with a cover letter and resume to:

City of Creston
Attn: City Clerk
116 W Adams St
PO Box 449
Creston, IA 50801
or e-mail to: lwilliamson@crestoniowa.org

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Questions regarding this employment opportunity should be directed to Mike Taylor, City Administrator, 641-782-2000, ext. 202 or e-mail mike@crestoniowa.org.

Public Works Director Job Description
City of Creston Employment Application

Summer Seasonal Employees

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

  • Grounds Maintenance Worker
  • Lifeguards (hiring is contingent on being able to open the pool in 2021)
  • Pool Cashiers (hiring is contingent on being able to open the pool in 2021) 
  • 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
Lifeguard
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