City Employment

The City of Nevada relies on highly skilled and talented individuals to provide quality city services. Thank you for your interest in joining our team.

The City of Nevada is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Meaning, the City does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, or disability. 

Current Openings

Police Officers

Nevada Public Safety Department is hiring for police officers.

Full Job Posting

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Parks & Recreation Seasonal Employment

Contact Rhonda for more information –

 515-382 4352 or nevadarecreation@gmail.com

How to Apply

When applying for a position, you will be asked to complete a City of Nevada employment application by mail or in person. You must apply for the position by submitting all required materials by the position’s closing date.

The City will only accept applications for current job openings and no resume or applications will be kept on file.

Obtaining an Application

Applications are available any one of three ways:

  1. Online: The online application system or downloadable application materials can be accessed through each job announcement.
  2. By Mail: To request an application by mail, call (515) 382-5466 and please specify the position you wish to apply for.
  3. In person: You can pick up an application, M-F, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at: City of Nevada 1209 6th Street Nevada, IA 50201

Returning Completed Applications

Completed paper applications and required materials are to be returned to:

City of Nevada
Attn: Personnel
1209 6th Street
PO Box 530
Nevada, IA 50201-0530

Applications and required materials, as specified in the job announcement (i.e. application supplements, business references, transcripts, etc.), must be received by the posted deadline to be considered.

Minimum Qualifications

Your qualifications will be evaluated based on the information you provide on your application materials.

Post Offer Requirements

Job offers are made pending a driver’s license check, medical examination, alcohol/drug testing, and/or a polygraph/background investigation. If offered a job, before starting work with the City, you will be required to present identification and work authorization papers.

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