Job Openings

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

Airport Operations Worker NEW!

Seasonal Snow Plow Operators

Water Utility Operations Manager

  • Applicants must hold a Grade 2 license or above and be able to demonstrate the ability to secure a Grade 4 license within six months of hire.  Resumes and cover letters are not required, but are strongly encouraged. Apply now for immediate consideration!

Ongoing Full Time Opportunities:

Emergency Medical Technicians


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Part Time/Seasonal Opportunities:

Emergency Medical Technicians - PRN Status

Paramedics - PRN Status

Seasonal Snowplow Operators

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 the US Census Bureau:

Every ten years, the U.S. Census Bureau is responsible for conducting the nationwide census. While the next census itself will be taken in 2020, the Census Bureau is already recruiting to fill important positions. Learn more and apply online at $15.00/hour and $0.58/mile.

Census 2020

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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