Internships – February 9, 2018


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Principal Financial Group, Accounting Extended Internship, Des Moines, IA
(for Spring and Summer 2019)

Principal Financial Group, HR Event Management Project Intern, Des Moines, IA
(deadline February 12)

Kum & Go, Multiple Internships, Des Moines, IA   See K&G Flyer for details

  • IT Solutions Delivery Interns
  • IT Operations Interns
  • Marketing-Category Management Intern
  • Store Operations Intern
  • Finance Intern
  • Real Estate Intern

City of Dubuque, GIS Technician Intern, Iowa



Jobs – January 29, 2018


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City of Sioux Falls, Police Records Clerk, South Dakota
(deadline February 12)   Police Records Clerk

KCAU TV, Integrated Marketing Specialist, Sioux City, IA
(deadline March 10)   Integrated Marketing Specialist

Great West Casualty Company, PT Customer Service Billing Support Specialist,
South Sioux City, NE   (deadline February 23)   PT Customer Service Billing Support Specialist

Minnehaha County, Legal Office Assistant, Sioux Falls, SD
(deadline (February 12)   Legal Office Assistant


Data Concepts, GIS Specialist, Herndon, VA
GIS Specialist

Emerson, Project Management Specialist II, Marshalltown, IA

Monsanto, Operational Support Technician, Ames, IA

Associates, Environmental Compliance Specialist, Des Moines, IA

Dan Fitzgerald & Associates, Inc., Gas Leak Survey Technician, Sioux City, IA

CHC Consulting, CAD Drafter (Entry Level) – Telecommunications, Davenport, IA

CHC Consulting, Engineer, Cedar Rapids, IA

Granular, Principal Software Engineer, Des Moines, IA

Granular, Senior Software Engineer – Frontend, Des Moines, IA

Granular, Senior Software Engineer – Backend, Des Moines, IA

Granular, Senior Software Engineer – Full-stack, Des Moines, IA

Kapsch, TMC Operator, Ankeny, IA

Arconic, Infrastructure Engineer-Service Management Office, Davenport, IA

John Deere, Embedded Software Engineer (Entry Level), Urbandale, IA



Jobs – January 24, 2018


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Nexstar Media, News Producer, West Des Moines, IA
(deadline February 15)   News Producer

Raccoon Valley Radio, Morning Program Director, serving Perry, Jefferson & Stuart, IA
Morning Program Director

Drake University, Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Science, Des Moines, IA
(deadline March 9)

Vermeer, Sales Support Specialist-Utility & Environmental, Pella, IA

SGS, Field Client Sales & Services Representative, Oskaloosa, IA

DuPont, Geospatial Data Engineer Lead, Johnston, IA

City of Waukee, Water-Wastewater Seasonal Laborer, Iowa

MICA, Family Development Specialist, Iowa Falls, IA
Family Development Specialist

Children’s Home Society, Assistant Program Supervisor, Sioux Falls, SD
Assistant Program Supervisor


Tips to Make Your Job Application Stand Out


A hiring manager who sees over 400,000 resumes a year provides tips to making your application stand out! Yvonne Agyei of shared the following tips with Els van Asseldonk in the article, “7 Ways to Make Your Job Application Stand Out…”

  • Adjust your resume and cover letter to the position
  • Study, study, study
  • Come with questions
  • Show how you stand out
  • Focus on how your values align with the company’s
  • Try to enjoy your interview, and be honest
  • Don’t try to ‘sell’ yourself

Read the full article HERE.


Jobs – January 5, 2018


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Syngenta, Quantitative Scientist, Slater, IA

FYRA Engineering, Engineer, Des Moines, IA

Kendall Hunt Publishing Company, Customer Support Specialist, Dubuque, IA
(Prefer to fill position by February 28)

Rembrandt Foods – Multiple Positions – Spirit Lake, IA
(All deadlines moved to February 9)

Director of Integrated Business Planning

Operations Analyst

Procurement Analyst

QA Supervisor

Staff Veterinarian


Tips for Managing Your Job Search



Stay organized during you job search so you don’t miss the right opportunity when it comes along. Sarah Greesonbach suggests organizational strategies in her article, “From Spreadsheets to Sticky Notes: 7 Strategies for Managing Your Job Search,” including:

  1. If you aren’t good at organizing…figure out why.
  2. If you have a hard time following up…use a spreadsheet
  3. If you need reminders…go high tech
  4. If you’re a visual person…try sticky notes
  5. If you forget the details…keep thorough notes
  6. If you’re losing motivation…make a list of reasons you’re searching
  7. If you’re feeling burned out…schedule some downtime

Read the entire article HERE.



Save the Date! Southern Iowa Career Fair


IowaWorks and Indian Hills Community College is hosting the Southern Iowa Career Fair. It’s not too early to polish up your resumes and make plans to attend the fair, especially if you are seeking post-graduation employment. More information on participating employers to come.

When & Where?

Thursday, February 1, 2018
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Hellyer Student Life Center
Indian Hills Main Campus
Ottumwa, IA