Public Works Employee

City of Underwood
Underwood, IA Full-time
Posted on August 28, 2019

Public Works Employee

The City of Underwood, Iowa is seeking to hire a highly-skilled individual as a Public Works employee. This is a full-time position.

This position will be required to perform duties related to the operations, maintenance, and repair of the sanitary sewer system, roads, parks, and cemetery. Wastewater certification is preferred but will train and must be willing to work towards DNR certifications (Department of Natural Resources certifications) required to operate wastewater systems. Applicant must be able to perform a variety of maintenance work with a variety of equipment. The position will be required to serve on standby status. A successful applicant will possess a high school diploma or GED, a valid Iowa driver's license.

EEOC/ADA. Veterans encouraged to apply.

About Underwood, Iowa
Underwood is located approximately 10 miles northeast of the Council Bluffs, Iowa and Omaha, Nebraska metropolitan area and is accessible from Interstate 80 at exit 17. Distance to Eppley Airfield, Omaha Nebraska, is 24 miles.

Contributing to a positive quality of life within the City of Underwood is an excellent educational system, community hall with tennis courts, baseball and softball complexes, soccer fields, the Trailhead Park with picnic pavilion, churches, Optimist Club, and a state of the art volunteer fire and rescue department. A large number of local facilities within 30 minutes of Underwood include golf courses, swimming pools, fitness centers, public library, theatres, opera, historical sites and museums, many fine restaurants and popular attractions such as the Old Market, Bluffs Run-Ameristar-Harrahs Casinos, Henry Doorly Zoo, and Joslyn Art Museum.