Job Openings

The City of Fort Dodge is currently recruiting for the positions of:

Maintenance Worker II- Streets

Maintenance Worker II- Utility Systems

Network Specialist

Outside Plant Service Technician


Police Officer

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Fort Dodge Police / Webster County Sheriff Reserve Officer

The Fort Dodge Police Department / Webster County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Unit is hiring! Reserve Officers assist the officers of the Fort Dodge Police Department as well as the deputies of Webster County Sheriff’s Office by working special events, concerts, performing traffic control duties, assisting at crime scenes, and riding with full time officers to assist with calls.  Reserve officers must meet ILEA standards including passing the physical fitness standards.  Completed applications should be emailed to to or drop them off at the Law Enforcement Center located at 702 1st Ave. South. 


Part Time/Seasonal Opportunities:

2023 Parks, Recreation & Forestry Seasonal Employees

Having difficulty applying? See our Seasonal Parks & Rec Application tutorial.

Seasonal Parks & Recreation applicants who are 18 years of age and older that receive a conditional offer of employment will need to complete a background check if the following criteria are met:

  • The individual will be working with or around children; and/or
  • The individual will be handling money

Compost Site Attendant

Seasonal Laborer- Public Works


Please see the Criteria for Exclusion for background results that would disqualify an individual from full-time, part-time and seasonal employment.

The City of Fort Dodge is Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any protected status.  If you need accommodations during the selection process because of a disability, please notify the HR Director at 515-576-6869 and we will provide appropriate accommodations.  

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