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, sexual orientation, gender identity,  national origin, genetics, physical or mental handicap or veteran status.
Employment Opportunities

City of Grimes

Full Time - Public Works:
Must be able to lift 50 lbs., work in extreme temperatures, able to operate snow plow, back hoe, etc., able to obtain a CDL with air brake endorsement, pass a drug screen, and available to work extended hours as needed. Experience working with concrete and asphalt is preferred. Applications should be delivered to City Hall, 101 NE Harvey Street, Grimes Iowa or emailed to Olivia Deyoung at . Applications must be received in our office by September 30, 2017.

Application  (PDF)

Grimes Public Library

No openings at this time

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 for more information.

Johnston-Grimes Metro Fire/EMS Department

No Openings at this time.