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City of Perry: Street Maintenance Worker

The City of Perry, Iowa (population 7,836) is accepting applications for a Street Maintenance Worker in the Public Works Department. This is a full-time position with a starting date of on or around July 1, 2022. This position is subject to representation by the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), Local 3461. Duties include the maintenance and repair of city infrastructure, such as city roads, alleys, sidewalks, public buildings and the sewer collection system. This position will remove snow and accumulations from roads and sidewalks. This position will operate pickup trucks, dump trucks, snow plows, endloaders and related equipment. Must have a High School Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (G.E.D.) and have a valid Iowa Class B CDL License or be able to obtain one within 60 days of hire. The pay rate for this position is $24.70 per hour with excellent benefits.

All applications and resumes must be received by 4 p.m. on Friday, June 17, 2022 at the following address:

Perry City Hall

Attn: Public Works Director

1102 Willis Avenue, Suite 300

PO Box 545

Perry, IA 50220

Application and full job description available at

The City of Perry, Iowa is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted June 6, 2020

City of Perry: Aquatics Coordinator

The City of Perry, a vibrant, growing community in central Iowa, is seeking an individual to serve as the Aquatics Coordinator.

The City of Perry Parks and Recreation Department is seeking a highly motivated individual to plan, organize and implement successful aquatic and fitness programs for the McCreary Community Building. Must have effective oral and written communication skills. This position plans, markets, promotes, develops, implements and supervises the high quality aquatic programs for all ages. Other duties within the Parks and Recreation Department may be assigned. Hours will vary, and will include evening and weekend hours.

A Four-year degree in Parks and Recreation or related fields is preferred but not required. Basic knowledge of pools, water chemistry, and programming is preferred. Required licensing within the first 6 months of hire are Certified Pool Operator (CPO), Lifeguard Certification and Lifeguard Instructor Certification.

Pay Range: $20.00 to $24.00 per hour

Full Job Posting can be found at

Applications will be accepted through Friday, June 24,2022

Cover letter and resume can be sent to:

City of Perry Attn: John Anderson, Director of Parks & Recreation 1800 Pattee St, Perry IA 50220 Phone: 515-465-5621



The City of Perry, Iowa is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourage prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with employers.

Posted June 6, 2020

Perry Child Development Center

The Perry Child Development Center has a full-time and part time positions available.

For more information, call 515 465-2522 or stop by the Perry Child Development Center at 920 18th St., Perry, IA 50220.

Posted June 6, 2022