City Hall: 515.986.3036
Park & Rec: 515.986.2143
Library: 515.986.3551

 

The City of Grimes is an Equal Opportunity Employer:

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, creed, color, religious belief, sex, age, national orgin, genetics, physical or mental handicap or veteran status.
Employment Opportunities

City of Grimes

Part-time Seasonal:  School crossing guard. Contact Dave Sigler at 986-3036 for more information.

Application  (PDF)

Grimes Public Library

Part Time Clerk

The Grimes Public Library is currently seeking an enthusiastic, customer service oriented individual to fill the position of permanent part time clerk for an average of eight hours per week. The qualified candidate is detail oriented and well organized, adapts well to a changing environment, enjoys working with the public, and has above average computer skills.

Typical job duties for this position include assisting the public with questions, sorting and checking materials in and out, using library equipment related to gaming, faxing, scanning, etc., assisting the public with public computers and current technology, and handling financial transactions with patrons.

Minimum requirements for this position include a high school diploma or GED and at least one year of experience working with the public. Preferred requirements include some college and prior library experience.

The qualified candidate will have basic knowledge of libraries and the Dewey Decimal System, knowledge of databases and online library systems, excellent customer service skills, including an ability to be pleasant and sincere when talking to members of the public.

Applications can be submitted to Jill Fisher at jill@grimes.lib.ia.us.

Application  (PDF)

Grimes Parks And Recreation

Grimes Parks and Recreation Job Application - click here

Part-time GCC Facility Supervisor (Nights 5-9pm, Weekends 3-4 hour shifts):  School crossing guard. Contact Brett Barber at bbarber@ci.grimes.ia.us for more information.

Grimes Fire/EMS Department

Application  (PDF)

Firefighter/EMT/Paramedic (paid on-call):

The Grimes Fire Department is accepting applications for paid-on-call staff. The department seeks individuals already possessing Iowa or National Fire Certifications and/or EMS Certifications, but will train individuals wanting to work in a paid-on-call role. Grimes residency is required.

Compensation is competitive, depending on qualifications. Applicants must possess a valid Iowa driver's license, be at least 18 years of age, and be able to successfully complete a criminal history background check. The Grimes Fire Department also requires a doctor's release stating members are physically qualified to participate in fire fighting/EMS activities.

An application can be obtained at the Grimes Fire Station, 200 S James Street, Grimes, Iowa 50111. 
For more information please call 515.986.4444.