Latest City Job Opportunities

To apply for a job with the City of Polk City please download and complete the Polk City Employee Application Form. Completed applications and resumes can be submitted to:

City of Polk City
Human Resources
PO Box 426
Polk City, IA 50226

Polk City is an equal opportunity employer. Polk City’s current job openings are displayed below.

Current Job Openings:  

Polk City Fire Department

If you live in Polk City and you think you have the heart to serve our community, give Chief Mitchell a call at 515-984-6304 or go here and submit and application. The FD will provide the training that will give you the ability to fight fire and provide medical treatment to the sick and injured.  Join the FD family today!

SEASONAL CITY MAINTENANCE WORKERS
Under supervision, performs a combination of laboring, equipment operation, semi-skilled building, and mechanical trade assignments involving the maintenance and repair of City streets, buildings, and related property including both routine and emergency work. Minimum age 18 years. Work requires climbing, lifting, pushing, pulling, and carrying heavy objects/materials weighing up to 100 lbs. Good depth perception and field of vision, also requires sufficient eye/hand/foot coordination, acceptable hearing and related cognitive abilities. Approximately 30-40 hours per week. View this position's full job description. 

Seasonal Recreation Assistant I
Under supervision, provides supervision, instruction, and transportation to participants in Polk City Parks & Recreation programs.  This position also provides supervision of the Seasonal Recreation Assistant II position.  Work requires responsiveness to visual and verbal alarms and other signs of distress, able to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 50 pounds, walking and standing for long periods of time on various  surfaces, and being outdoors where heat, cold, precipitation, and inclement weather will be encountered.  Applicant must communicate effectively, both verbally and written, with participants, parents of participants, community members, and fellow employees.  Applicant must be at least 18 years of age.  View this position's full job description.

Seasonal Recreation Assistant II
Under supervision, provides supervision, instruction, and transportation to participants in Polk City Parks & Recreation programs.  Work requires responsiveness to visual and verbal alarms and other signs of distress, able to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 50 pounds, walking and standing for long periods of time on various surfaces, and being outdoors where heat, cold, precipitation, and inclement weather will be encountered.  Applicant must communicate effectively, both verbally and written, with participants, parents of participants, community members, and fellow employees.  Applicant must be at least 16 years of age.  View this position's full job description.

 

Board & Commission Positions

Persons who are interested in applying to board or commission member volunteer positions please submit application via e-mail Contact City Hall at 515-984-6233 for more information. 

Current Board/Commission Openings:

Arts Council - 4 vacancies, applications open until filled

City of Polk City
Human Resources
PO Box 426
Polk City, IA 50226