Help Wanted

Sportsman Park Caretaker (Camp Host)

The Dallas County Conservation Board (DCCB) has an opening for a Park Caretaker (Camp Host) at Sportsman Park near Dawson, Iowa, for the 2020 season of May 1, 2020, to Oct. 31, 2020.

The Park Caretaker will provide his or her own camper/RV to be located in a designated camping spot at Sportsman Park at no cost. Water, electricity and sewer hookup is provided at no cost.

The Park Caretaker will be responsible for opening and closing the park entry gate, checking camping registrations, checking the shower house and restrooms facilities, doing basic cleaning when necessary and picking up litter and branches.

The DCCB will pay a stipend based on $100 per week. The Sportsman Park Caretaker is considered to be a private contractor and is not an employee of Dallas County.

A background check will be completed on the applicant. This position closes Feb 17, 2020. Please send cover letter and resume to Dallas County Conservation Board, 14581 K Ave., Perry, IA 50220 or

Posted January 17, 2020

Deputy Director: Dallas County Conservation Board

Dallas County Conservation Board Deputy Director

As assigned by the Executive Director; manages the activities, supervises staff, coordinates assigned programs, and maintains the facilities of the county’s conservation, recreation, and natural resources program, and performs related work as required.

For full description and to apply for this position, please go to the county website at:

This posting closes January 21, 2020.

Posted January 8, 2020