Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment with Crawford County. Current job listings are posted below.

Program Assistant

A seasonal position that works under the supervision of the Naturalist.  Duties include assisting the Naturalist with program planning, preparation, and presentations as well as general maintenance of the Nature Centr.  This includes, but is not limited to:  care of animals, cleaning of facilities, building displays, landscape work, mowing/trimming around building, public relations, working with volunteers, answering phone, staffing the building during open hours, and other duties as assigned.  

Qualifications:  Two years post high school education or high school graduate with related experience.  A background and/or srong interest in natural resource conservation, wildlife and fisheries, and the outdoors along with computer proficiency.  Must enjoy working with people and be willing to work flexible hours.  Driver's license required.  Requires full range of body motion, lifting and carrying items weighing up to 50lbs, working irregular hours, exposure to animals such as rodents, insects, snakes, turtles, fish, etc. domestic animals and other adverse environmental conditions.

Hours/Time of employment:  40 hours/week, including some weekend and holiday work.  Approximate work time is mid April to mid November, then one day a week from December through March.

Salary:  Up to $14/hr, depending on qualifications and experience

Benefits:  Uniform shirts and workmans comp insurance, pro-rated vacation and sick-leave

Call 712-263-2748 to get an application or send resume to crawfco@crawfordcounty.org

 

  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Department: Conservation
  • Posted: 3/2/21
  • Expires: 1/1/00

Return completed applications to: Chris Gosch: Conservation Director

Seasonal Part Time Attendants

Positions available at Nelson's Park and Yellow Smoke Park for the 2021 Summer Season.  Up to $11.50 per hour, 40 hours per week.  Must be 18 to apply.

Applications available at the Crawford County Conservation Board Office at Yellow Smoke Park, by calling 712-263-2748, or emailing:  crawfco@crawfordcounty.org

  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Department: Conservation
  • Posted: 3/2/21
  • Expires: 1/1/00

Return completed applications to: Chris Gosch: Conservation Director

Truck Driver (Seasonal Part-Time) - Denison Shop

Immediate opening for a Maintenance Employee. Primary duties include operating a semi tractor-trailer on a seasonal basis along with other secondary road maintenance operations.  The successful candidate must have or be able to obtain a valid Class A Commercial Driver's License.  Salary D.O.Q.

Applications can be found at www.crawfordcounty.iowa.gov/employment, or at the Iowa Workforce Development Center on Thursdays, located at 504 Highway 39 N, Denison.  Positions will remain oen until filled.  Successful applicants must undergo pre-employment drug/alcohol/physical testing.

Crawford County will not discriminate against any person on the grounds of race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability.

  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Department: Secondary Road
  • Posted: 4/1/21
  • Expires: 5/31/21

Return completed applications to: Cathy Meadows, Office Manager for the Crawford County Secondary Road Department, 1202 Broadway, Suite 1, Denison, IA 51442, or via email to cmeadows@crawfordcounty.org.

Year Round, Part-Time Nelson Park Technician

Maximum of 1504 hours per year.  Night, weekend, and Holiday shifts may be required.  Must be 18 years of age.  Experience with mowing, trimming, and maintenance a plus, but not required.  $12 - $14 per hour depending on qualifications.

Applications available at the Crawford County Conservation Board Office at Yellow Smoke Park by calling 712-263-2748, or emailing: crawfco@crawfordcounty.org

  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Department: Conservation
  • Posted: 3/2/21
  • Expires: 1/1/00

Return completed applications to: Chris Gosch: Conservation Director

Employment Application Form

Crawford County will not discriminate against any person on the grounds of race, color, national origin, gender, age or disability.

In addition to being available for download from our website, employment applications can be obtained from the Iowa Workforce Development Center, open Thursdays, and located at 11 N. 35th St. in Denison.

Note that successful applicants for positions may be required to undergo pre-employment drug/alcohol/physical testing.