Jobs – August 17, 2017


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Marshalltown Broadcasting, Continuity Director, Marshalltown, IA
(Deadline August 25)

Marstel-Day, Mid-Level Community Planner, Atlantic, IA


Marstel-Day, Senior-Level Community Planner, Atlantic, IA


Marstel-Day, Mid-Level Professional Engineer, Atlantic, IA


Marstel-Day, Senior-Level Professional Engineer, Atlantic, IA


Palmer Group, Application Technical Support, Des Moines, IA area


Prepare “Experience” Stories Before Your Next Interview


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Behavioral questions are a subset of interview questions that require you to pull an experience from your work history and expand on it. One such question might be “Tell me about an accomplishment you are most proud of.” 

It pays to think about this type of question ahead of an interview – and preparation can reduce some of your stress! In her post, “6 Anecdotes You Need to Rehearse Before Your Next Interview,” Emily Moore identifies a number of common behavioral interview questions and suggests tips about preparing your stories to showcase your strengths. Read her post HERE.


Jobs – August 15, 2017


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Keota Community School District, 9-12 Math Instructor, Keota, IA
(Deadline December 20)   Start date January 2, 2018

Cambridge Investment Research, Multimedia Designer, Fairfield, IA
(Deadline September 31)

Cambridge Investment Research, Senior Multimedia Designer, Fairfield, IA
(Deadline September 31)

Sanford Health, Nursing Assistant Positions, Sheldon, IA
(Deadline September 14)

MetLife, Sr. Customer Services Representative– Annuities, West Des Moines, IA
(15 Openings)

City of Sioux Falls, Building Inspector, South Dakota
(Deadline August 28)

Voya Financial, Financial Advisor-Operation Specialist, Davenport, IA
(Deadline November 1)

Lincoln County, Elections Specialist, Canton, SD
(Deadline August 28)

University of Iowa, Staff Nurse, Iowa City, IA
(Deadline August 22)

CliftonLarsonAllen, Associate-Fall 2018, Cedar Rapids, IA

CliftonLarsonAllen, Associate-Fall 2018, Des Moines, IA

Stanley Consultants, Engineer in Training I-Transportation, Des Moines, IA

Hubbell Realty Company, Development Project Manager, Des Moines, IA

Advance Services Inc., Field-Lab Specialist, Huxley, IA

HireResource Staffing, Field-Warehouse Worker, Huxley, IA

Jobs – July 28, 2017


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Clow Valve Co., Sales Specialist, Oskaloosa, IA

Great West Casualty Company, Human Resource Assistant, South Sioux City, NE

City of Sioux Falls, Police Records Supervisor, South Dakota
(Deadline August 11)

KCAU-Nexstar, Integrated Marketing Specialist, Sioux City, IA
(Deadline August 27)

Dallas County, GIS Technician, Adel, IA
(Deadline August 2)

City of Mason City, GIS Analyst, Iowa
(Deadline August 9, 4:30 p.m.)

City of Des Moines, Radio Technician, Iowa
(Deadline August 7)

Wondering About Ever Getting Hired Again?


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Are you less desirable to recruiters if you haven’t worked in a while? Jenny Foss gives some good advice to job hunters who are unemployed, and worried about getting hired again. She covers four factors that could impact recruiting decisions, such as:

  • How long you’ve been out
  • What you’ve been doing in the meantime
  • How well you’re managing the message
  • How you’re going about the hunt

To find out more about this topic, read the entire article HERE.


Jobs – July 24, 2017


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City of Des Moines, Accounting Specialist I, Iowa
(Deadline August 4) 

City of Des Moines, Management Analyst, Iowa
(Deadline August 18) 

Minnehaha County, Juvenile Correctional Officer I, Sioux Falls, SD
(Deadline August 14)

Vermeer Corporation, Service Manual Technical Writer, Pella, IA

RSM, Administrative Assistant, Mason City, IA
(Deadline August 31)

State of Iowa Career Pages
Click on the Link to see current job and internship opportunities with the State of Iowa.

Davey, Consulting Utility Forester, Des Moines, IA
(Work in Central Iowa)

Cargill, Environmental Compliance Specialist, Cedar Rapids, IA