City accepting applications for City Clerk – Treasurer


The City of Prairie City, IA (pop. 1,680) is accepting applications for a fulltime City Clerk – Treasurer. Responsibilities include, but not limited performing a variety of complex, specialized, and fund accounting, financial, budgetary, and administrative duties which require accuracy, proficiency, confidentiality and limited independent judgment. Must possess associate’s degree in accounting, finance or public administration and at least three (3) years of experience. Salary depends on qualifications. Application and resume can be mailed to City of Prairie City, 203 E. Jefferson, PO Box 607, Prairie City, Iowa 50228 or emailed to by 4 p.m. on February 19, 2016. AA/ EOE/ADA.
A copy of the job description and application is available at

Prairie City Police Department accepting applications


Prairie City Police Department


The Prairie City Police Department, a growing community, just east of the Des Moines Metro, is currently accepting applications for full-time police officer and part-time police officer.  Prairie City offers excellent pay and benefits.  Applicants should be able to communicate effectively. Associate degree, ILEA certification preferred, but not required.  Lateral transfer for current ILEA certified officers will be considered.  Interested persons should send a resume and cover letter requesting application packet to:

Prairie City Police Department
Chief William Mortenson
203 East Jefferson Street
P.O. Box 607
Prairie City, Iowa 50228

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled

The City of Prairie City is an Equal Opportunity Employer.