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City of Eldridge - City Administrator Position
(Added 12/12/2019)

Marshalltown Water Works - CUSTOMER SERVICE MANAGER
(Added 11/28/2019)

City of Spirit Lake - Water Maintenance Worker
(Added 11/16/2019)

City of Sioux City - Utility Worker-CIVIL SERVICE
(Added 10/31/2019)

City of North Liberty - Wastewater Maintenance Specialist
(Added 10/22/2019)

City of Story City – Water & Wastewater Operator
(Added 9/21/2019)

 

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City of Eldridge - City Administrator Position
(Added 12/12/2019)

City Administrator, Eldridge, Iowa. (Population – Approximately 6,400).  Progressive and growing community in east central Iowa, located at the junction of Iowa Highway 61 and Interstate 80 and just north of the Quad Cities Metro Area in Scott County, is seeking an energetic leader for the position of city administrator.

Salary range is $90,000 to $108,000, depending upon qualifications, with a full range of benefits.  The city administrator directly oversees the following municipal departments: city hall, wastewater, water, electric, streets, parks & recreation, police, code enforcement, zoning, and finance, which includes 33 full time and 76 part time employees and the current annual operating budget (less transfers) of $16.92 million and capital projects of $5.65 million. 

The city administrator is also responsible for supervision of contracts, oversight of city property, oversight of capital improvement projects, and keeping the five member city council and mayor fully advised of the city’s financial condition and overall future needs.

Qualifications include a four- year college degree in public administration, business administration, finance, or related field and five to ten years of experience in a public sector management position, with an emphasis on city finance, budget development, labor relations, strategic planning, and economic development. 

Potential candidates can view a community & position profile on the City’s website
(www.cityofeldridgeia.org), after it has been posted on December 30, 2019.   Application materials requested include: cover letter, resume, salary history, and five work related references.

Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled with the first review of applications on January 15, 2020.  Confidential applications should be sent to Patrick Callahan, c/o Callahan Municipal Consultants, LLC, 417 Kaitlynn Avenue, Anamosa, Iowa 52205 or sent to [email protected].

Contact:  Patrick Callahan   
Callahan Municipal Consultants, LLC
[email protected] (563) 599-3708

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Marshalltown Water Works - CUSTOMER SERVICE MANAGER
(Added 11/28/2019)

The Marshalltown Water Works (MWW) is accepting applications for the position of Customer Service Manager. Under the general direction of the General Manager, plans, organizes, directs and manages all functions and activities for the Marshalltown Water Works (MWW) customer service functions, including the meter service and utility billing and customer information systems. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years of experience in customer service, to include meter service and customer information and utility billing responsibilities.

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ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:

All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills, and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job duties, responsibilities or requirements. Employees may be required to perform any other job-related activities as directed by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodation.

To Apply: Submit completed MWW application, resume and cover letter to:

Shelli Lovell, General Manager
205 E State Street, PO Box 1420
Marshalltown, IA 50158


The MWW application can be downloaded from www.marshalltownwater.com/JOBAPP.pdf or can be requested by visiting or calling the MWW Administration Building at 205 E. State Street, Marshalltown, IA; 641-753-7913.

Closing Date: This position will be open until filled; the first application review will be December 4, 2019.

Contact for additional information: Shelli Lovell, MWW General Manager, 641-753-7913

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City of Spirit Lake - Water Maintenance Worker
(Added 11/16/2019)

The City of Spirit Lake is seeking to fill an open position for water maintenance worker.  Candidates must be able to/willing to learn to operate pumping equipment and make minor adjustments, collect samples and use a computer.  Job duties include plant and equipment maintenance; excavation and repair of water or sewer lines and other physically demanding work.  Experience operating a backhoe preferred but not required. Must be able to learn to monitor water plant equipment and perform work that requires accurate reading of meters and recordkeeping.  Must be willing to work rotating shifts, including evenings, weekends and emergency calls.  Must possess or be able to obtain a State Water Plant Operator certificate. Pay is dependent upon qualifications and experience. Complete job description and additional information is available at Spirit Lake City Hall, (712) 336-1871.

Address communications to Gregg L. Owens, City Administrator, Spirit Lake City Hall, 1803 Hill Avenue, Spirit Lake, Iowa 51360, by 4:30 p.m. on December 12, 2019. Application forms are available at City Hall. If emailed, email to [email protected]

The City of Spirit Lake, Iowa is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Females, minorities, veterans and members of other protected classes are encouraged to apply.

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City of Sioux City - Utility Worker-CIVIL SERVICE
(Added 10/31/2019)

Job # 201900257

Job Title -Utility Worker-CIVIL SERVICE

Job Type Salary - Full Time $23.44 - $26.22 hourly

Issue Date - 10/31/19

Filing Date - 11/20/19

Department: Utilities Trans & Distribution/Sanitary Sewer

Description: The City of Sioux City's Utility Department is looking for an individual to fill the position of Utility Worker. Duties related to the maintenance and repair of the water distribution system, storm and sanitary sewer lines. Employee will be required to obtain an Iowa DNR Grade II Water Distribution Certification. Employee will be required to operate equipment such as a loader, dump truck, valve truck, backhoe, jet truck, etc. Very physical and technical work. Employee will be required to serve on stand-by status on a rotation basis. Employee will be required to obtain a Class A CDL with tanker and air-brake endorsement and must also have a telephone. This will be a third shift position (10:30 pm to 7:00 am water utility position).

Minimum Required Qualifications: Must be able to obtain the Iowa DNR Grade I Water Distribution Certificate within 12 months and an Iowa DNR Grade II Water Distribution Certificate within 24 months of the date of hire.

Must be able obtain a Class A commercial driver's license with air-brake and tanker endorsement issued by the State of Iowa within 6 months from the date of hire.

Graduation from standard high school or GED and considerable work experience, two to three years, in maintenance, repair and installation of various plumbing devices, equipment, etc.; or any combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

CITY OF SIOUX CITY, City of Sioux City Human Resources, 405 6th Street, Sioux City, IA 51101, 712-279-6200 http://www.sioux-city.org Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

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City of North Liberty - Wastewater Maintenance Specialist
(Added 10/22/2019)

The City of North Liberty (population 18,299) is accepting applications for a Wastewater Maintenance Specialist to work at the City’s Membrane Bioreactor Wastewater Treatment Facility.  Duties include maintenance work on pumps, motors, valves, blowers, lift stations and related equipment as assigned.  Knowledge of plumbing, electrical and preventative maintenance is required.  Wastewater experience is preferred.  Training in plant operations and lab testing will be provided.  Iowa Class B CDL with air brake endorsement required or the ability to obtain within six months of employment.  Must reside within 15 miles of the North Liberty corporate city limits within six months of employment.  Starting Pay Range: $45,594 - $48,942.  DOQ.  Post offer physical, drug screen and background check required.  Submit cover letter, resume, city application and 3 professional references to Deb Hilton, HR Director, 3 Quail Creek Circle, P.O. Box 77, North Liberty, Iowa, 52317, by 4:00 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, 2019.  EOE.

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City of Story City – Water & Wastewater Operator
(Added 9/21/2019)

The City of Story City is accepting applications for a water and wastewater operator. Prefer a Grade I wastewater treatment plant operator with the ability to obtain additional grades. Grade I water treatment plant operator and distribution license with an ability to obtain a Grade II. Will also need to possess or obtain a CDL license within six months of employment. Story City offers a competitive salary depending upon experience and an excellent benefits package.

Interest applicants should submit a resume to:

City of Story City
Attention: City Clerk
504 Broad Street
Story City, Iowa 50248
[email protected]

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. EOE.

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