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.

Seasonal (Summer) - Public Works, Laborer:
Assist with street or parks maintenance projects including but not limited to mowing, weed eating, filling potholes, crack sealing and other pavement repairs. Assist in repairing, installing and replacing signs. Assists with the application of pavement markings. Helps maintain City buildings and properties. Candidates will be required to operate vehicles along with assorted hand and power tools. Primarily heavy manual labor as well as other duties and responsibilities as assigned. Candidates must be capable of lifting 50lbs in conjunction with twisting and repetitive motions. Must be 18 yrs old with a valid driver’s license. E.O.E.

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.