Employment Opportunities

Seasonal Park Worker

The Bremer County Conservation Board is seeking candidates to fill 1 Seasonal Park Maintenance position.  The selected individuals will assist in a variety of tasks associated with the management of parks, wildlife areas, and trails managed by the Bremer County Conservation Board.  This position may require some weekend, night, and holiday hours.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Must be 18 years of age and possess a valid driver's license.  Successful candidate shall pass background check as well as a physical and drug screen.  Ability to routinely lift 75 pounds and work in all weather conditions.  Ability to operate and assist with the maintenance of various outdoor equipment.

TO APPLY:  Submit a resume and cover letter to:  Bremer County Conservation Board PO Box 412 Tripoli, IA 50676.  Or email cover letter and resume to: ahockenson@co.bremer.ia.us
For questions call 319-882-4742
Deadline to apply: open until filled.

DESCRIPTION:  Seasonal position under general supervision of the Director and direct supervision of the Natural Resource Technicians.  Performs mowing, weed eating, cleaning of facilities, facility and park maintenance, public relations, interaction with park visitors and other jobs as assigned.  May assist the county Naturalists with outdoor education programming as needed.  Preferred experience in operation of equipment such as mowers, trimmers, skid loaders, tractors, chain saws and hand tools.  Will work a non-standard work week with some night, weekend and holiday work required.  This is a seasonal position running from approximately April to October and will not exceed 40 hours per week.

WAGE: $12-$13/hr. 40 hours per week.
Bremer County is an equal opportunity employer.

Victim/Witness Coordinator

Grant funded position. 20-30 hours/week. Responsibilities include Grant update and writing, assisting victims and witnesses in preparation for trial, services, and restitution.  Compensation is $15-20/Hour, depending on experience. Assist and educate victims within the Criminal Justice System.  Register victims for notification of the prosecution process.  Provide information to the victim about the Crime Victim Compensation Program.  Refer victims to support agencies.  Prepare reports of daily contact, as well as year-end contacts, monthly expenses and preparation of the annual grant application.  Assist in preparation activities that directly benefit the interests of a victim at trial and other judicial hearings. 

QUALIFICATIONS:  Associate degree in criminology or a related social field or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or equivalent related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Position is immediately available. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please send letter of application, resume and references to:
     Bremer County Attorney’s Office
     415 E. Bremer Ave.
     Waverly, IA 506777

Email: Krustad@co.bremer.ia.us

The Bremer County Attorney’s Office is an EEO/AA employer.

Assistant Engineer

Bremer County Engineer's Office/Secondary Roads is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Engineer. Position requires licensures as an Engineer Intern, Professional Engineer, or Professional Land Surveyor in the State of Iowa. Complete job description and applications are available from the Bremer County Engineer’s Office, 1995 Euclid Ave. Waverly, IA 50677, phone 319-352-4302; or by clicking on "Job Descriptions and Application" on the Human Resources page.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Bremer County is an equal opportunity employer.

Jailer Opening

The Bremer County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position of 2nd/3rd shift male Jailer. All applications must meet the minimum hiring standards set by the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy and are available on our website that is listed below. Pay range is $18.91-$24.72 per hour. Applications may be picked up at the Bremer County Sheriff’s Office at:  111 4th Street NE, Waverly, Iowa 50677 or print online by visiting the website:  www.bremercountysheriff.org. All completed applications and resumes must be returned to the Bremer County Sheriff’s office. Bremer County is an EOE.

Requirements for employment:
No person shall be recruited, selected or appointed to serve as a Jail Administrator or Jailer unless the person:

  1. Is 18 years of age or older.
  2. Is able to read and write in English.
  3. Is of good moral character as determined by a thorough background investigation including a fingerprint search conducted of local, state, and national fingerprint files.
  4. Is not by reason of conscience or belief opposed to the use of force, when appropriate or necessary to fulfill the person’s duties.
  5. Has the ability to perform the essential elements of the position as defined in department job specifications.
  6. Is an appropriate candidate for employment as demonstrated by qualified psychological screening.


Direct Service Professionals

We are looking to fill immediate part-time and full-time openings for our amazing team of Direct Service Professionals. We enjoy the opportunity to help individuals reach their greatest potential every day. If you are looking for a job that you enjoy and gives you a sense of purpose, we have just what you are looking for! Stop in to check out what we have to offer.

Now OfferingHIRING INCENTIVE OF $1000 - $2000.


Bremer County employees have great benefits, including IPERS (Iowa Public Employees Retirement System), great insurance options, sick pay and vacation for full and part-time employees, as well as many other great benefits.

If you would like to join our team, please complete your online application through Indeed.

You can also access the application by going to the Bremer County Website for additional info at: https://www.bremercounty.iowa.gov or by going to: https://www.bremercounty.iowa.gov/document_center/Community%20Based%20Services/CBS_App.pdf

You may contact us by calling 319-352-2990, fax to 319-352-2979, apply through our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/communitybasedservices, or feel free to stop by our business office at 403 3rd St SE Waverly, IA 50677. We would love to meet you!


Part-Time Assistant to Landfill Manager/Driver
Bremer County is accepting applications for the position of Landfill Assistant.  This is a part time position with flexible hours that vary according to demand.  This employee will work independently, or as part of a crew, operating but not limited to a hook truck, dump truck, wheel loader, farm tractor with three point mower and perform routine maintenance on the equipment, fences, buildings and grounds.  Also will include some scale house duties.

Applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent; class B Commercial Driver’s License with air brakes, at least two years' experience involving the operation of heavy equipment, ability to perform under adverse weather conditions and maintain an effective working relationship with fellow employees and the public.

Application forms are available at the Bremer County website or can be picked up at The Bremer County Landfill (2049 200th St, Waverly) or the Bremer County Human Resources Office (403 3rd St SE, Waverly).  Questions can be directed to the Landfill at 319-352-4574.

Residential Specialists I & II
The Bremer County Community Based Services Department is seeking applicants for the positions of Residential Specialist I & II.  The Residential Specialist I & II provides support to individuals with intellectual disabilities, brain injuries, and mental illnesses within the community. Duties include, but are not limited to: providing transportation, supports to cook, clean, complete laundry, provide activity, medication delivery, monitor safety and health practices, money management, completion of necessary forms and reports, and performing additional tasks as assigned by the Program Supervisor.

Please visit employment opportunities to obtain an application and to view the full job description.  Please submit your resume and completed application to the Bremer County Community Based Services Director at 403 3rd Street SE. Waverly, IA 50677; by fax to 319-352-2979; or by email to slahr@co.bremer.ia.us.