Part Time Employment Opportunities

Applications due by Sept 6, 2016

Part Time Employment Opportunities


The City of Cresco Park & Recreation Department & Fitness center are accepting applications for part time lifeguards. 

Applications may be picked up at City Hall, 130 N Park Place, Cresco, IA 52136 or emailed to or at 

The City of Cresco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Concessions/Cleaning Staff

Cresco Theatre and Opera House is hiring for concessions/cleaning staff.  Hours are evening AND weekends.  Concessions/cleaning staff must be 15 years of age to apply.

Applications are available at City Hall, 130 North Park Place, Cresco, IA 52136 and online at  Application deadline is March 20, 2019.  Please call Wendy at 563-547-1066 with questions. 

The City of Cresco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summer Help for Public Works Department

Summer Help for Public Works Department

Public Works Summer Help       

The City of Cresco will be accepting applications summer help positions in the Street Dept and Wastewater/Water Dept.  Applications can be picked up at City Hall 130 N Park Place Cresco, IA 52136, Monday thru Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm or online at

Starting rate of pay is $9/hr.  Applications will be accepted until 4:30 pm on April 5, 2019 at City Hall. If you have any questions contact Rod Freidhof at City Hall 563-547-3101.



To assist in the effective maintenance of municipal equipment, streets, facilities and properties.

Perform repairs to streets, maintain signs, mow grass, pick up litter, trim trees, perform building and grounds maintenance, do pavement marking, collect compost, open blocked street drains and clean catch basins, culverts, ditches, load and unload trucks, lift and move materials,tools and supplies, operate varied types of equipment, clean tools, equipment and works areas, assist in water and sewer departments if needed.  Duties shall be determined by the Street Superintendent according to demand or need.

Must be 18 years of age or older.  High school diploma, valid drivers license, ability to follow instructions both oral and written, knowledge in the use of a variety of public works equipment, machinery and tools, knowledge of grounds maintenance procedures, knowledge of materials, methods and techniques used in street maintenance, ability to perform manual labor for extended periods under unfavorable weather conditions and an ability to maintain an effective working relationship with the general public.

                       The City of Cresco is an Equal Opportunity Employer