City of Grimes

Full Time Staff Accountant

The City of Grimes seeks a full time Staff Accountant to fill a newly formed position to perform essential accounts payable functions and help define the future of a busy and growing Finance Department in one of the fasting growing cities in Iowa. The duties of this role center on administering accounts payable functions, including managing and implementing payables processes, processing payables, maintaining vendor information, issuing annual 1099s, and preparing regular claims lists for City Council approval. The Staff Accountant will also prepare necessary financial reports, administer awarded grants, and help develop new policies or objectives to drive the Finance Department forward.

Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree in accounting, public administration, or business administration and general or basic knowledge of the principles of municipal government accounting. Starting pay ranges from $69,166 - $75,364.25, depending upon qualifications and experience. Please complete job application below.

Special Requirements

A post-offer background check is required. For consideration, submit: (1) a completed application, (2) resume, and (3) cover letter via email to Tammy Johnson at tjohnson@grimesiowa.gov, or to the Human Resources Department in the Grimes Community Center at 410 SE Main, Grimes IA 50111, Room 202. Materials will be reviewed as they are submitted through close of business on May 29, 2022.

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Grimes Public Library

No openings at this time.

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Grimes Parks And Recreation

No openings at this time.

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Public Works

Seasonal Maintenance Worker II — $18/Hour

The Grimes Public Works and Parks Departments seek a Seasonal Maintenance Worker II in the Public Works/Parks Departments from 5/1/22 through 9/1/22. The position is open until filled. The ideal candidate will be a natural leader with the ability to work independently and be highly responsive to community needs. The Maintenance Worker II will work Wednesday through Sunday, with the possibility for overtime on weekend sports tournaments in the north and south sports complexes.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED. General experience in the operation and maintenance of light and medium construction and maintenance equipment or additional skills, training or education.

Skills: High level of ability with construction equipment, concrete finishing, curb construction and equipment maintenance.
Knowledge: General knowledge of tools and equipment including heavy, hand/power and electronic. Snow removal training programs, concrete, street repair. Other: 18 years old with valid Iowa driver’s license.

For consideration, submit a completed application via email to Tammy Johnson at tjohnson@grimesiowa.gov, or the Grimes Community Complex Room 202 at 410 SE Main St, Grimes, Iowa 50111.

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Seasonal Street and Seasonal Parks

The Grimes Public Works Department seeks Seasonal Streets and Seasonal Parks positions in the Public Works/Parks Departments from 5/1/22 through 9/1/22. Positions (more than one) are open until filled.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED. General experience in the operation and maintenance of light and medium construction and maintenance equipment or additional skills, training or education. Skills: High level of ability with construction equipment, concrete finishing, curb construction and equipment maintenance. Knowledge: General knowledge of tools and equipment including heavy, hand/power and electronic. Snow removal training programs, concrete, street repair. Other: 18 years old with valid Iowa driver’s license.

For consideration, submit a completed application via email to Tammy Johnson at tjohnson@grimesiowa.gov, or the Grimes Community Complex Room 202 at 410 SE Main St, Grimes, Iowa 50111.

Application  (PDF)

 

Johnston-Grimes Metro Fire/EMS Department

No Openings at this time.