Employment Opportunities

Code Compliance Officer

The City of Creston is currently seeking to hire a Code Compliance Officer who will be responsible for enforcing the provisions of the Zoning and Municipal Codes adopted by the City of Creston.  This individual must be skilled in decision making, be personable and work well with the public in an understanding but firm manner.

This is a full-time position with benefits and a six-month probationary period.  The wage will range from $21.64 to $26.44 per hour based on qualifications and experience.  A complete job description 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 lwilliamson@crestoniowa.org

Position will remain open until filled.  Post offer drug screen and physical are required.

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

Code Compliance Officer Job Description
City of Creston Employment Application

Career & Part-Time Firefighter

The Creston Fire Department is currently hiring for the position of Career and Part-Time Firefighters.  The CFD has 5 Career Firefighters, 4 Part-Time Firefighters and 8 Volunteer Firefighters.  CFD is a multifaceted fire department answering 800+ calls for service annually.

CFD will place all applicants who pass the requirements on the Civil Service list.  Applications can be found here City of Creston Employment Application and must be submitted no later than September 10, 2021 by 5:00 p.m. to:

Creston Fire Department
500 N. Sumner
Creston, IA 50801
e-mail: crestonfire@iowatelecom.net
fax:  641-782-7078

Testing will be held on September 18, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.  For additional details please see hiring notice.  If you have any questions, please contact the Fire Station at 641-782-5610.  


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