City of Glenwood, Iowa

Job Openings

Glenwood Police Dept.

Full Time Officer

The Glenwood Police Department is accepting applications for a full time officer.

Applications can be requested by email with renatefrieze@glenwoodpolice.org or mail requests to Glenwood Police Dept. at 3 N. Vine St, Glenwood, IA 51534 or in person during business hours M-F 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

We are accepting applications until January 26, 2022 at 4:30 pm

Starting pay will be $21.23 per hr.

Full benefits package which includes Health, Dental, and IPERS. The Glenwood Police Dept. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Glenwood Municipal Utilities – Position Filled 12/27/2021

Full Time Office Assistant

Glenwood Municipal Utilities is seeking applications for an Office Assistant. Duties include, but not limited to, greeting customers, processing payments, answering phones, basic bookkeeping functions, balancing, preparing billing statements, notices, deposits, receipts and reports.

For more information regarding this position please go to the GMU website www.glenwoodmu.com. We are an equal opportunity employer. For consideration please send your resume and application to Glenwood Municipal Utilities c/o Search Committee 7 N. Vine St.  Glenwood, IA 51534 or email to wendy@glenwoodmu.com  Position will be open until filled.

CITY CLERK – Position filled 12/15/2021

The City of Glenwood is accepting applications for the position of a full-time city clerk.  Responsibilities include meeting preparations, taking minutes & attending meetings for city council, planning and zoning, and board of adjustment, accounts payable, payroll, building permits and record keeping. Candidates must be detail oriented, self motivated and be proficient with Microsoft office & Google applications. High school diploma or equivalent, 5-7 years of related experience required. 

Benefits and Salary:
Salary commensurate on experience
Ipers paid position
Holidays, Vacation, Sick Leave
Health insurance, Dental coverage, Life/AD&D available
Recreation Center Membership

Employment application

Background Check

Chapter 18 – City Clerk Job Description 

For more information, please email cityclerk@cityofglenwood.org.

City of Glenwood is an equal opportunity employer

Position to remain open until filled – posted 11.10.2021

CITY ADMINISTRATOR/FINANCE DIRECTOR – FILLED 11/10/2021

Glenwood, Iowa, population 5358, is seeking  to replace retiring City Administrator/Finance Director. Glenwood is just 20-25 min. south of the Omaha Metro/Council Bluffs area. Current administrator has 7 direct reports. The city currently has a total of 27 full time & 6 permanent part time employees.

Ideal candidate will have considerable knowledge of policies and practices of public administration; working knowledge of municipal finance, human resources, budgets, with a history of sound decision-making ability.  The background of a successful candidate should demonstrate a strong work ethic, display excellent leadership and outstanding public relations skills.

Benefits and Salary:

Salary commensurate on experience

Ipers paid position

Holidays, Vacation, Sick Leave

Health insurance, Dental coverage, Life/AD&D available

Recreation Center Membership

Residency:  Residency within the city limits will be needed within 1 year of employment, unless an extension is necessary and agreed upon by both parties

City of Glenwood is an equal opportunity employer

Please send resume and application (see below) to cityadmin@cityofglenwood.org  or mail to City of Glenwood  c/o City Admin 5 N. Vine Street, Glenwood, IA  51534

Employment application

Background Check

The City of Glenwood is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted 7.16.2021

FILLED – Now Hiring for Part-Time Summer Positions

The City of Glenwood is hiring 3 seasonal part-time workers for Public Works and Parks & Rec departments. Experience with mowers, trimmers & rec maintenance preferred. Applications must have a valid driver’s license and be at least 18 years of age. Positions will remain open until filled. The City of Glenwood is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications can be found below, please submit applications via email at cityclerk@cityofglenwood.org or they can be mailed/dropped off to City Hall – 5 N. Vine – Glenwood.

Employment application

Background Check

Date posted: 3/10/2021

Park & Recreation Areas Assistant – This position has been filled.

The City of Glenwood is hiring for the position of park & rec areas assistant, this a full time position which includes benefits.

Work includes maintaining and repairing all city parks & rec areas – fixed and moveable equipment, playground equipment, park facilities, shelters, restrooms, campground sites, recreation areas including basketball, tennis & pickleball courts, football & soccer fields.

Grounds maintenance: mowing, trimming, weed eating, litter & stick pick up and tree trimming.

Cleaning & maintaining grills, bathrooms & campground showers. Other duties as assigned Reports to the Park Superintendent.

Must be able to work longer hours; including some weekends during the summer season.

Qualifications: Must be 18 year or older, have a valid drivers license, experience with operating tractors, mowers, field draggers, chainsaws, power tools, etc. Must be able to obtain pesticide applicators license and pass pre-employment physicals and drug screen.

Benefits include: health, dental, Ipers, paid vacation, sick leave & holidays.

The City of Glenwood is an equal opportunity employer. Job will stay open until filled.

Please send completed application & background check form to cityclerk@cityofglenwood.org.

Park & Rec Assistant Job Description
Employment application
Background check form

FILLEDSTREET CREW MEMBER

The City of Glenwood Public Works Department is seeking a full-time street crew member. Applicants must have a valid class B CDL w/airbrakes and a high school diploma.

Experience with the following:
Concrete work
running construction equipment

Some duties include:
Opening and closing City Pool
Operating a dump truck
Operating a snow plow

Hours are 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. with some on-call hours as needed.

Employment application
Background check form

Applications will be accepted through Monday, November 30, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.  Applications can be mailed to City Hall – 5 N. Vine St, Glenwood, IA 51534, or emailed to cityclerk@cityofglenwood.org.

Call 712-527-4717 or email cityclerk@cityofglenwood.org for any questions.

The City of Glenwood is an equal opportunity employer.