Seasonal Street Maintenance Worker
The City of Johnston seeks Seasonal Public Works Maintenance Worker to perform diverse tasks associated with the repair and maintenance of city streets, premises and property of the municipality and the provision of scheduled and emergency services within the Public Works Department. Click here (PDF) to view the full job description. Click here to apply today!
Seasonal Water/Wastewater Maintenance Worker
The City of Johnston seeks Seasonal Public Works Maintenance Worker to perform diverse tasks associated with the repair and maintenance of city water and wastewater system, and the provision of scheduled and emergency services within the Public Works Department. Click here (PDF) to view the full job description. Click here to apply today!
Library Youth Services Intern
The Library Youth Services Intern position is intended to provide practical experience - in programming, collection development, and reference and reader's advisory services for children and teens - for a student pursuing a graduate degree in library and information services.
The salary for the position is $12.25 per hour. The closing date for the position is 3/23/18. Click here (PDF) to view the full job description. Click here to apply today!
Parks Maintenance Worker 1 - Janitor
The City of Johnston seeks a Parks Maintenance Janitor position to perform laboring, equipment operation, semi-skilled building and mechanical trade assignments involving the maintenance parks and property of municipality and the provision of scheduled and emergency services with the Parks & Recreation Department. Click here (PDF) to view the full job description. Click here to apply today!
Certified Police Officer
The Johnston Police Department is accepting applications for CERTIFIED police officers. In state applicants must hold current ILEA certification and have a minimum of two (2) years’ experience after successful completion of a field training program and less than a 180-day break in service. Out of state POST-certified applicants must have a minimum of five (5) year’s law enforcement experience and less than a 180-day break in service. Law enforcement officers interested in applying should demonstrate professionalism, a commitment to community policing, and have a work history of pro-activity and creating citizen engagement.
The department will offer a starting salary as high as $67,051, dependent upon qualifications, and up to $2,500 incentive pay upon successful completion of field training. Click here to view more information on the lateral transfer program for certified officers.
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply directly by submitting a cover letter and resume to JPDcareers@cityofjohnston.com.
The City of Johnston Police Department is located at 6373 Merle Hay Road, Johnston, IA 50131. If you have questions, please contact the Johnston Police Department at 515-278-2345.
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