Employment Opportunities

Click here for current City of Fort Dodge       job openings.

Please contact Human Resources with any questions.


FDPD/WCSO Reserve Unit is accepting applications.

Click here to download an application. 

Completed Reserve Unit applications should be emailed to to astringer@webstercountyia.org or drop them off at the Law Enforcement Center located at 702 1st Ave. South. 


For questions and for all other employment opportunities, please contact the Human Resources Department, 2nd Floor of the Municipal Building, 819 1st Avenue South, Fort Dodge, Iowa; call 515-576-6869; or click here


The City of Fort Dodge, Iowa Civil Service Commission gives entrance examinations typically once a year to applicants. Candidates who are not currently Iowa certified law enforcement officers will take a physical agility test. For those passing the physical agility test, a written Police Officer Selection Test (POST) will be given immediately afterwards. A POST Study Guide can be purchased here: https://www.applytoserve.com/Study/

Physical Fitness Standards

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Amanda Duran, HR Specialist
819 1st Ave S
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
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