Employment Opportunities

Part-Time Firefighter

The Creston Fire Department is currently hiring for the position of Part-Time Firefighter.  CFD has 5 Career Firefighters, 6 Part-Time Firefighters and 15 Volunteer Firefighters.  Part-Time shifts are 7 pm-7am Monday through Friday and 8 am- 8am Saturday and Sunday.  CFD is a multifaceted Fire Department answering 700+ calls for service annually.

Part-Time Requirements

  • Certified Firefighter I with 3 years of firefighting experience
  • Valid driver's license with ability to obtain Class B CDL with airbrakes and tanker endorsement within 6 months of hire
  • Driver Operator certification within 6 months of hire 
  • Applications due by 5:00 pm on May 6, 2019 to the Creston Fire Department, 500 N Sumner, Creston, IA, 50801
    Employment Application                  
  • Testing will be on May 11, 2019 starting at 8:00 am
    Testing Schedule

    For questions please call 641-782-5610.


Part-Time Seasonal Positions

The City of Creston is currently accepting applications for the following Part-Time and Seasonal positions:

  • Grounds Maintenance Worker (General Labor Worker)
  • Lifeguards
  • Pool Cashiers
  • Street Department General Labor Worker
  • Waste Water Treatment Plant Grounds Maintenance/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.

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

City of Creston Employment Application
Employment Application

Job Descriptions
Grounds Maintenance Worker (General Labor Worker)
Lifeguard
Pool Cashier
Street Department General Labor Worker
Waste Water Treatment Plant Grounds Maintenance/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