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Job Opportunities

Code Compliance Assistant - Seasonal

The City of Spencer is accepting applications for a part-time seasonal position with the Planning/Code Enforcement Department. This position will have up to 20 flexible hrs/week and runs from May through September.  The applicant would be responsible to measure/inspect trees, bushes and grass in designated areas of town to determine compliance with local tree and grass ordinances and provide related documentation.  Job will require the applicant to be outside on a daily basis and includes driving, walking, standing and reaching. Candidate must have the ability to work safely, independently, accurately, and be able to interact courteously with the public.

Applicants must be 18 yrs or older and possess a valid driver’s license. Pre-employment drug screening required. Pay is $12 per hour. Questions may be directed to Kirby Schmidt (x 217) or Robyn Larsen (x 225) at Spencer City Hall 580-7200.

Applications will be accepted until April 3, 2019 and are available at the link below.  EOE

Park Department Seasonal Employee

The City of Spencer is currently accepting applications for Seasonal and Seasonal-Part Time positions in the Spencer Park & Recreation Department, for May through August and April through November, depending on the position. Positions are available in the Cemetery and Park Divisions.

Applications are available at the link below.  Starting hourly rate is up to $12.50 per hour depending on positions. Please direct any questions concerning the positions to Delray Bredehoeft, Park & Recreation Director at 712-580-7260 or 712-260-4740 or dbredehoeft@spenceriowacity.com. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Applications will be taken through Friday, April 5, 2019. Successful candidates will be required to pass a drug screening prior to employment. EOE

Transfer Station Attendant (Permanent Part Time)

The City of Spencer is now accepting applications for Part-Time Transfer Station Attendant at the Solid Waste Transfer Station.  Approximately 29 hours per week.  Duties include assisting the public, scale work, daily receipts, maintain records and computer work.   Starting pay is $12.50 per hour.  Applications are available at the link below.

Application deadline is Thursday, March 28, 2019.  Questions may be referred to Mark White, Director of Public Works at (712) 580-7200.  Successful candidates will be required to pass drug screening prior to employment.  EOE

2020 Census Jobs

2020 Census Jobs earn extra income while helping our community.  The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count.  For more information, click HERE.

Employment Application

If interested in employment with the City of Spencer, please complete the Application form online.