Water Operator

Water Department Operator.  Regular full-time position.  Perform a variety of water system service functions including: installing, reading, testing, and repairing water meters; respond to customer concerns, questions and requests; perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled level operations of maintenance, trouble shooting, calculations, construction, and other tasks relating to the Water Treatment Plant and Distribution System.  Requires weekend, call-back emergency and on-call work.  Must have or ability to obtain Grade I State of Iowa Water Treatment Plant and Distribution System IDNR certification within 15 months of hire and Grade II within 36 months of hire.  CDL preferred or ability to obtain.  Pre-employment/Random Drug/Alcohol Test may apply. Application and full job description are available at or City Hall.  Submit City application to City of Le Mars, 40 Central Ave. SE, Le Mars, IA  51031 or online at  Review of applications will begin after December 5, 2022.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  EOE M/F


Code Enforcement/Building Inspector

City of Le Mars, Iowa is seeking a full-time Code Enforcement/Building Inspector. The primary purpose of this position is to perform a variety of duties as they relate to the City’s Code of Ordinances and adopted building codes; monitors and enforces ordinances, codes, and regulations related to zoning, land use, nuisances, building codes, and other matters of public concern; and serves as a resource and provides information on city regulations to property owners, residents, businesses, and the general public. A high school education or certified GED equivalent minimum, skills or experience in building construction or code enforcement is preferred. Valid Iowa Class C driver’s license required. Questions directed to City Administrator at (712) 548-4965.  Complete job description and application available at City Hall or  Submit City application and resume to City of Le Mars, 40 Central Ave SE, Le Mars, IA  51031 on or before 12:00 p.m. December 2, 2022.  EOE M/F


Municipal Employment Application - Online Form

Municipal Employment Application - PDF Fillable Form

Print and mail, drop off or email to: 

City Hall 40 Central Avenue SE

 Le Mars, IA 51031