Job Openings

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

Aquatics Manager  

Ongoing Full Time Opportunities:

Emergency Medical Technicians


Police Patrol Officers*   

*Testing dates for Police Patrol Officers will be announced at various times during the year.


Part Time/Seasonal Opportunities:

Emergency Medical Technicians - PRN Status

Paramedics - PRN Status

Seasonal Snowplow Operators 

Seasonal Laborers - Public Works   NEW!

Compost Site Attendant   NEW!

2019 Seasonal Parks & Recreation

2019 Parks & Recreation Intern

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


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.  

Apply for City of Fort Dodge employment opportunities here:  

Click here for a step-by-step guide to applying online.  



The following is a courtesy posting for Webster County Dispatch:

Webster County Dispatch is looking to hire a few part-time dispatchers. If interested please stop by the Law Enforcement Center and pick up an application. You can also click HERE to print out the application, complete and return to Heidi Smith.

The following is a courtesy posting for the TSA:

The TSA is now hiring for the part-time Transportation Security Officer (TSO) position at Fort Dodge Municipal Airport. No experience is required. Apply online at



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