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FEATURED JOB POST

EXECUTIVE CHEF

Highly successful independent restaurant is seeking an Executive Chef.
Successful candidates should have experience in working all stations of a line operation, managing employees, food cost controls and menu development. Salary commensurate with experience. 
Please send resumes to robyn@greenbriartrostels.com or drop of in person at 5810 Merle Hay Road, Johnston, IA 50131

 


CITYVIEW MAGAZINE REPORTER

We are currently seeking a seasoned news and feature writer to cover the people, places and events of central Iowa in Des Moines’ most established news, arts and entertainment magazine.  

Have you grown tired of covering city council, school board, or county board of supervisors meetings? Would you prefer to work regular business hours? Want to be part of a locally owned publishing company and a talented and dedicated team? Desire to have your stories read by a massive audience? If you answered yes to these questions, then writing for CITYVIEW may be your next career.   

Qualified candidates should have experience in news coverage and feature writing with basic photography and copy editing skills.   

Basic hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. with occasional evening or weekend needs.   

This is a full-time position with company benefits that include health insurance, dental insurance, paid vacation and sick time, long-term disability insurance, AD&D insurance, life insurance, matching retirement plan and more.   

CITYVIEW is a publication of Big Green Umbrella Media, Iowa’s largest niche publishing company, and has more than 100,000 monthly readers. We are geared toward growth and seek to employ others who share our visions, our enthusiasm and our focus on quality journalism for the communities we serve. Applicants currently residing in central Iowa will be preferred.   

Please send resume and writing samples to Shane Goodman, publisher, at shane@dmcityview.com or mail to Big Green Umbrella Media, 8101 Birchwood Court, Suite D, Johnston, IA 50131


DELIVERY DRIVER

We currently have an open route for an independent contractor to deliver CITYVIEW to rack locations throughout the Des Moines area. Routes can be completed in 1-2 days’ time. Other publications can be delivered in off weeks if desired. Drivers are compensated weekly on a per stop basis. Driver must provide proof of insurance, have a valid driver’s license, a vehicle suitable for hauling bundles of publications and a dependable work history. Driver is responsible for fuel and vehicle costs. Driver must be able to lift 20 pounds to waist height. Contact patrick@dmcityview.com with work experience and qualifications.


ADVERTISING ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

CITYVIEW magazine is seeking an ADVERTISING ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Want to work for a growing independent magazine that is locally owned and poised for a solid future? For the past 25 years, CITYVIEW has been a leader in local news and information. All we need is you!

If you are a motivated sales representative with attention to detail and a solid work ethic, then we want to talk with you. Be ready to show that you are growth-focused, have solid organizational skills, a creative mind, a positive attitude and a desire to make yourself and our customers a lot of money. We are more interested in work ethic than work experience, so don’t let a lack of related employment history hold you back.

Benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, AD&D, long-term disability, paid vacation, retirement savings plan, and sick time in a casual, family-owned working environment.

Send your cover letter and resumé to Pat Checketts, 8101 Birchwood Court, Suite D, Johnston, IA 50131 or email pat@dmcityview.com.


Water Treatment and Distribution System Operator:

The Lake Panorama Association (LPA) seeks a motivated individual for full-time employment as a Water Treatment and Distribution System Operator.LPA operates a Grade II (Two) water treatment plant and distribution system, serving the community of Lake Panorama. LPA’s treatment facility utilizes groundwater sources and a reverse osmosis treatment facility.Applicants must possess a minimum Grade I (One) Water Treatment Certification and have a valid driver’s license.The applicant will be required to obtain the following within the prescribed timeframe:

  • An Iowa Grade II (Two) water treatment certification within two years of employment.
  • An Iowa Grade I (One) water distribution certification within one year of employment.
  • An Iowa Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within six months of employment.

The position is hourly, is eligible for overtime and includes a competitive benefits package. Salary dependent upon qualifications.

More details and contact information can be found by clicking here.


Part-Time Site Coordinators Needed for Everybody Wins! Iowa

Are you looking for a new opportunity to make a difference? Join the Everybody Wins! Iowa team as a part-time Site Coordinator!

The Site Coordinator is responsible for implementing the Power Read program guidelines and ensuring that volunteers, school staff, and students are satisfied with their Everybody Wins! Iowa experience. It’s a part-time position that is invaluable in their impact.

We are seeking site coordinators for these program schedules:

  • Lunch time on Tuesdays (Indianola)
  • Lunch time on Wednesdays (DM)
  • Lunch time on Thursdays (DM & Indianola)

Please email Program Manager Amber Juffer (ajuffer@everybodywinsiowa.org) for more information.

Everybody Wins! Iowa (EWI) is a children’s literacy and mentoring nonprofit dedicated to ensuring children’s success in school and life through weekly one-to-one reading and mentoring experiences with caring volunteers. Through these ongoing read-aloud sessions, elementary school children in our program are provided with an opportunity to build their vocabulary, listening skills, and confidence. Visit our website for more informationhttps://everybodywinsiowa.org


CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AT CHRISTIAN OPPORTUNITY CENTER:

$750 Sign-On Incentive Available for FT & PT ICF Positions! 

$500 Sign-On Incentive Available for All Other FT & PT Positions!

COC is hiring people to fulfill its mission to Integrate Christian values in empowering people with disabilities to realize their full potential. Offering competitive wages and benefits for the industry.

We operate in south-central Iowa including Des Moines, Indianola, Knoxville, Oskaloosa, and Pella and offer a wide variety of employment opportunities including: Direct support, Program coordination, Management and Administration.

Apply online at www.christianopportunity.org. Administrative positions require a cover letter and resume as well.

If you have any questions, contact human resources by phone at 641-628-8087, ext. 1138, or email Bre Brooks, director of human resources, or Tesa Fleener, human resources associate.


CARPENTER

Zenith Design + Build is seeking a full-time Carpenter to join our team.  2-3 years experience residential remodeling experience preferred including framing/rough carpentry, finish carpentry.  Must have excellent problem-solving and communication skills.  For more information and to apply, call Kelly at 515-518-0237.


RESTAURANT POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

Trostel’s Greenbriar is an Independent, Fine Dining Restaurant with 34 years of excellent reputation. Located at 5810 Merle Hay Rd, Johnston.
Now hiring for the following positions:

  • Servers – Lunch and Dinner (experience required)
  • Line Cooks/Chefs (experience required)
  • Bussers (no experience required)
  • Hostess (no experience required)

Apply in person Monday – Friday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. or call for an appointment.


CONSTRUCTION CREWMEN:

  • 1 to 2 years or more of construction or general carpentry experience preferred. But will teach willing candidate.
  • Dependable transportation and a valid driver’s license.
  • Able to work in a physically demanding environment.
  • Ability to work at heights up to 30 feet.
  • Willingness to adapt to a flexible work schedule.
  • Greiner Buildings offers a competitive, escalating pay scale based on experience and performance.

Greiner Buildings offers a competitive, escalating pay scale based on experience and performance.
Apply: https://www.greinerbuildings.com/careers/


MANAGEMENT AND HOURLY POSITIONS:

FULL-TIME AND PART-TIME AVAILABLE

Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse is hiring at ALL locations (Altoona, Fleur Drive, and West Des Moines)! The restaurants are seeking both management and hourly positions for our front of house and back of house teams. Full-time and part-time hours are available.  Stop in at any location or visit our website to apply: https://bit.ly/3saBmO9


EVENT PARKING ATTENDANTS:

Keck Parking is hiring Event Parking Attendants. The Event Parking Attendant will assist in the direction of customers in and around parking lots during events. This position is responsible for handling cash transactions in a responsible manner and providing accurate shift reports. Job duties include, but are not limited to: excellent attendance, a desire to help people, good customer service skills, professional appearance and demeanor and working in a variety of locations. Applicants must have the ability to work in a fast paced, high-pressure environment. $13.00/hour starting pay and flexible hours available. Apply to info@keckparking.com or call 515-244-5325. 


PARTY ATTENDANT:

Pump It Up of Urbandale is hiring a Party Attendant.  Responsibilities include introduction to Party Host, greeting guests and assisting with check-in, prioritizing safety, maintain and uphold cleaning protocols, ensures party rotates on time, delivering top-notch experiences, capturing memories of a lifetime.  Ideal candidate must be a team player and will possess a customer service mindset, multi-tasking skills, weeknight/weekend availability, and highly motivated to create memorable experiences.  Apply to pumpitupiowa@yahoo.com or call 515-270-5017


SHIFT SUPERVISOR:

Pump It Up of Urbandale is hiring a Shift Supervisor.  Responsibilities include greeting guests and assisting with kiosk check-in, prep facility for the day, coordinate party lobby needs, validate and give wristband to guest that have a safety waiver on file, check-in host and review items, prioritize safety, verifies facility is maintained and cleaning protocols are followed, delivering top-notch experiences, capturing memories of a lifetime.  Ideal candidate must be a team player that can direct a team to success, a solution driven individual, highly motivated to create memorable experiences, and will possess a customer service mindset, weeknight/weekend availability, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment, attention to detail, and multi-tasking skills.  Apply to pumpitupiowa@yahoo.com or call 515-270-5017


MERCHANDISE ASSOCIATE:

Marshalls Store 848

4100 University Ave., West Des Moines, IA  50266

Responsible for assisting in the daily operations of the Store. Assigned to work in various areas of the Store, including merchandise presentation, processing, markdowns, cashier, customer service, dressing room and layaway (if applicable). Greets, interacts with and thanks customers on a regular basis. Maintains housekeeping standards of area, including ongoing recovery. Performs other duties, as assigned.

Requirements Include:

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights & weekends
  • Strong verbal skills
  • Energetic and enthusiastic
  • Professional appearance
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Capacity for lifting up to 50 lb., reaching overhead, bending, twisting
  • Willingness to work as part of a team
  • Responsible, dependable, and honest

To apply, go to:  Jobs.Tjx.com    and enter keyword: 843762


MULTIPLE POSITIONS AT MICHAEL FOODS:

Packaging (1st and 2nd Shift): 

The purpose of the packer is to pack finished high quality frozen egg and French Toast products in cases according to customer specifications. The packer also monitors and picks off defective products that do not meet customer specifications, and conducts basic quality checks on products and cases using an iPad.

Sanitation (3rd Shift): 

Sanitation Tech Development role is responsible for executing sanitation related activities in specified areas of the facility.  Disassemble clean, sanitize and reassemble production equipment along with cleaning and sanitizing the production work areas with the use of foamers and other sanitation equipment.

Maintenance Technician (Overnights): 

Maintenance Mechanic Tech performs process and production maintenance throughout the facility. Multi craft Maintenance responsibilities includes but not be limited to equipment breakdowns, installation and startups, process improvements, preventative/precision maintenance programs and continuous improvements activities i.e. increasing machine reliability and installation of facility capital investments.

Apply at: https://jobs.postholdings.com/michael-foods


POSITIONS AVAILABLE AT KWIK STAR LOCATIONS:

Kwik Star is seeking energetic, outgoing and positive people to make a difference in the communities we serve. Our Guest Service coworkers give the best guest service in clean, state of the art facilities. We are opening up 5 new locations in the Des Moines Metro area this year: Des Moines, Waukee, Polk City, and two in Urbandale! $13.16/hr starting pay for Guest Service Coworkers and $42,000+ annually for Assistant Store Leaders. Apply online at https://kwikstar.jobs

Requirements:

  • Great people skills
  • Enjoy a fast paced work environment
  • Ability to problem solve challenges and shift priorities quickly
  • Desire to help others
  • Maintain a clean and inviting store

POSITIONS AVAILABLE AT HOMEMAKERS:

Warehouse Associate: 

Homemakers is hiring in our warehouse department, paying $17 to $19 per hour. If you’re looking for a fun, stable work environment, Homemakers would be perfect for you! There are many perks, including a Homemakers discount! Plus, ask about our $500 sign-on bonus you may be eligible for! If you can work independently and offer prompt and friendly customer service – apply now by clicking here.

Visit Homemakers.com/join-our-team to see more available jobs openings at Homemakers.

In-Home Delivery Driver: 

Homemakers is hiring In-Home Delivery Drivers, paying $20 to $24 per hour. If you like working with people and you’re looking for a fun, stable work environment, Homemakers is perfect for you! There are many perks, including a Homemakers discount! Plus, ask about our $500 sign-on bonus you may be eligible for! If you can work independently and offer prompt and friendly customer service – apply now by clicking here.

Visit Homemakers.com/join-our-team to see more available jobs openings at Homemakers.

Sales Team Member: 

Homemakers is hiring sales team members to provide a welcoming, supportive experience for our customers, paying $15 to $20 per hour. If you like working with people and you’re looking for a fun, stable work environment, this job is perfect for you!

There are many perks to this position, including a Homemakers discount! PLUS ask about our $500 sign on bonus you may be eligible for! If you can work independently and offer prompt and friendly customer service – apply now by clicking here.

Visit Homemakers.com/join-our-team to see more available jobs openings at Homemakers.


HELP WANTED (GENERAL):

Cams Cleaning and Maintenance Solutions in Adel is seeking a crew member for carpet cleaning, power washing, small landscaping projects and seasonal lawn care and snow removal. Position is part-time to start. Willing to train the right person but experience is a plus. Email cameron@CamsSolutions.com


OPTIMAE LIFE SERVICE IN ADEL:

Come be a part of our winning team!

  • Opportunities for advancement!
  • Must have Valid Driver’s License and Pass background checks!
  • Currently offering a $400 Sign on bonus (200 at 30 days, and 200 at 60 days)
  • Optimae offers comprehensive customer-driven services to adults with disabilities which encourage choice, empowerment, and community integration
  • Optimae provides support to our members with our Residential, Supported Employment, Community, Behavioral Health, and Rehabilitation/IPR services to make a change and have a valued role in their life.
  • If you have any questions at all, please call our offices at (515)478-1189

Optimae office located 401 Visions Pkwy A. in Adel, IA 50003

 


JOHNSTON SCHOOL DISTRICT SEEKS SUBSTITUTES:

The Johnston Community School District is seeking enthusiastic people to be substitute employees in various district departments. Hours and days can be flexible to meet your needs! Working as a substitute employee is a great way to get your foot in the door. The following substitute positions are available now: Bus Monitor ($12.94 per hour), Teacher Associate ($12.94-$13.52 per hour), Custodian ($15.10 per hour), General Food Service ($13.25 per hour), Classroom Monitor ($10 per hour). To complete an application visit https://www.applitrack.com/johnston/onlineapp/


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