Located in northeast Iowa. Established in 1873 

Position Available


Position available:
The City of Oelwein is looking for a team oriented, motivated, excellent character individual.

Must have a positive outlook on local government, regular attendance, and good work ethic. Position will work as assigned in operations, repairs, installations and maintenance of wastewater, water treatment, water distribution, sewer collections, streets and storm sewer. Emphasis on mechanical aptitude, abilities to perform diagnostic, repair and maintenance work on vehicles, equipment and pumps. Prefer 2 years of full-time work experience in automotive, heavy equipment or a mechanical education that is equivalent. This position is considered to be emergency personnel and requires residency within 30 minutes of Oelwein.

Must submit to and pass mandated alcohol and drug testing for actuation of Iowa CDL. Position opened until filled. Detailed job description and application available here or at Oelwein City Hall, 20 Second Avenue SW. The City of Oelwein is an equal opportunity employer.

History of Oelwein

The town of Oelwein was laid out in a corn field purchased from G.A. Oelwein on the coming of the Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railroad (later called the Rock Island) in 1872. Some years later... Read More

Contact Us

 (319) 283-5440
 (319) 283-4032
 20 2nd Ave. S.W.