City Positions

The City of Van Meter is a chartered city with a Mayor-Council/Administrator form of government. The Mayor and five City Council members are elected at-large and each serves alternating four-year terms.

The professional staff is headed by the City Administrator and a talented team of both full and part-time employees, which includes the City Clerk, Public Works Director, Assistant Public Works Director, Library Director, Police Chief, and dedicated volunteers.

The City strives to offer a progressive, proactive, community-centered government. The staff is tight-knit, dedicated, and well-educated. Employees are encouraged to find their place in the organization and community while seeking ideas on program implementation and service styles. Management personnel encourages open lines of communication throughout all departments.



Job TitlePosition PostingJob DescriptionDate PostedApplication DeadlineContact
Library ClerkVan Meter Public LibraryLibrary Clerk job description.
City Employment Application
5/27/2015Open until filled.Submit resume, cover letter, and
City Employment Application to:
Dorothy Knight
Van Meter Public Library
505 Grant St, PO Box 160
Van Meter, IA 50261