Maintenance & Equipment Operator, Winnebago County Road Department – Lake Mills, IA

Seeking a general maintenance and equipment operator for the county shop in Lake Mills.  Responsible for manual labor and skilled operation of heavy equipment including dump trucks, loaders, dozers, motor-graders, and excavators in the construction and maintenance activities on secondary roads.  Primary roles include winter gravel snow route from the Lake Mills shop and summer dirt crew.  Wages:  Starting wage of $20.22, progressing to $25.00 after 18 months, IPERS retirement, paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays.  Requirements:  Class-A CDL is required.  Pre-employment physical and drug-screening are mandatory.  To Apply: Applications are available at the link below or at the County Engineer’s Office, 126 South Clark Street, Forest City, IA.  Mail applications or email to [email protected].  Applications accepted until March 15, 2021 or until filled.  Winnebago County is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted March 1, 2021

Part-Time Director – Early Childhood North Central Iowa

The Early Childhood North Central Iowa Board, which serves Emmet, Kossuth, Palo Alto, and Winnebago County’s children and families zero to five years old, is seeking a part time director.

The Early Childhood North Central Iowa Board has four priorities:

  • Secure and nurturing environments for children
  • Children will be school ready
  • Quality childcare will be accessible to all families
  • Healthy children

The ECNCI Director position requires strong leadership, managerial, and administrative skills to ensure the ECNCI board follows Iowa Code, Administrative Rules and Early Childhood of Iowa rules and procedures. Knowledge of board responsibilities, Early Childhood of Iowa, and healthy child development is also important to possess for this job.

This part time job has a variable schedule that is somewhat seasonal due to state timelines. It is a salaried position with both FICA and IPERS as benefits. The new hire will begin around May 3rd and will receive two months of direct training under the current director.  They will become the official ECNCI Director on July 1st and receive two more months of training from current director.

Job requirements are:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or comparable experience
  • Three to five years of management experience desired
  • Experience in community planning and collaboration with other agencies
  • Proficient with technology including: computer, websites, Zoom, Facebook, etc.
  • Critical thinking, articulate speaker, and experience working with diverse viewpoints

Submit Application and Resume by March 1st

Fill out application online at:  www.cijdc.com

Email resume to:  [email protected]

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