Help Wanted

HomeCare Services: Cook

HomeCare Services Inc. is looking for a cook with a positive and courteous attitude to serve our team. The cook will prepare and serve nutritious, attractive meals while maintaining the cleanliness of the food production and services areas.


  • Prepare and serve nutritious, attractive meals according to the planned menu at the designated times, using standardized portions and approved substitutions.
  • Have the ability to prepare and serve a wide range of foods skillfully.
  • Have a working knowledge of the rules and regulations related to health and safety in food preparation.

Applicant must be 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED and a valid driver’s license. Applicant must be able to pass a criminal background check and physical. Prefer two or more years of experience cooking for large groups (50-plus people). Should be able to regularly lift 50 pounds and stand for long periods. Must be ServSafe certified within 6 months of hire.

Please call Heidi at 515-993-4531 Ext. #4 for more information or submit your resume and cover letter to:

Posted 3/29/2017

City of Dawson: Mower

The city of Dawson is now taking bids for mowing of city property in Dawson.

Sealed bids must be received by 5 p.m. Monday, April 10 for consideration at the April 12 meeting of the Dawson City Council.

For more information, contact Sherry James, Dawson City Clerk, at 515-210-3755.

Posted 3/25/2017

Ramsey Auto Center:
Express Service Representatives and Express Technicians

We are growing and starting a new express service department. This department will focus on completing customer’s requested maintenance items in a quick and effective manner while doing so with quality and professionalism that lets our customers know how important they and their time is to us.

The seven areas of service that will be performed in Express Service are oil changes, tire rotations, wiper blades, engine air filter, cabin air filter, batteries, and most light bulbs. The system we use utilizes a three person team to perform the services. An Express Service Representative to greet, write up, explain service needs, and redeliver vehicle to customer along with two Express Service Technicians to perform the services. The Express team will work closely with our repair shop for other issues found to make sure customer is taken care of.

We are in need of Express Service Representatives and Express Technicians. No experience is necessary. We will provide factory training for you to excel at your position. Cross training in other positions is also possible. This could also lead to advancement to other departments such as parts, repair service, body shop, and car sales.

If you are looking for a career in the automotive field this is an excellent place to start. Ramsey Auto Center has been a New Car Dealer is the Des Moines area since first opening downtown Des Moines in 1946. We are a local family owned dealership that values employee input to make our customer’s experiences better so they return for service for years to come. If you have an interest in vehicles why not turn that into a career by sending a resume, stopping in, or calling:

Dave Davis, Service Manager
Ramsey Auto Center
9625 Hickman Rd.
Urbandale, IA 50322

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $11.00 to $13.00 / hour

Required license or certification: Driver’s License

Posted 3/18/2017

Seasonal Maintenance Worker: Dallas County Conservation Board

Description: performs diverse tasks associated with the maintenance of the county’s parks, trails, recreation, cultural, historical and wildlife management areas.  Position available at Forest Park (Perry, Iowa area).

Qualifications: Must be 18 years old and have a current Iowa driver’s license. Background checks are required.  Basic knowledge of equipment, procedures and tasks associated with maintenance of county parks and recreation areas.  Students working toward a degree in Natural Resource Management, Parks and Rec., etc. are encouraged to apply.

Salary: $9.75/hr., 40 hours per week, seasonal summer position (approx. three months).  Background check and drug screening required prior to employment.

To Apply: Visit the following webpage: Position open until filled.

Posted 3/2/2017