Career Opportunities

Current Employment Opportunities with Region XII Council of Governments:

Regional Planner

Region XII Council of Governments is seeking qualified applicants for a Regional Planner.  Position will be part of a dynamic team and will have the opportunity to work with communities and local leaders on a variety of projects. Work may include grant writing and administration, technical assistance to cities and counties in various economic and community development areas, comprehensive planning, infrastructure planning and development. Highly motivated individuals with at least a bachelor’s degree in community & regional planning, geography, journalism, public administration, economics, business, finance, or a related field are encouraged to apply.  Good computer, communication, and writing skills are required.  Entry-level applicants are encouraged to apply.

The starting salary for the position is anticipated to be $40,000 – $42,000 (depending upon qualifications) plus benefits. The position is covered under the Iowa Public Employees Retirement System along with an excellent benefit package.  Interested persons must download and complete a Region XII COG Employment Application (http://www.region12cog.org/career-opportunities/), sending it with a resume and references to: Chris Whitaker, Region XII COG, 1009 E Anthony Street, PO Box 768, Carroll IA 51401 or to cwhitaker@region12cog.org. This position is open until filled; the first review of applications will take place April 5, 2021. Region XII COG is an equal opportunity employer.

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Transit Driver – Carroll County

Region XII COG has an opening for a part-time transit driver in Carroll County. Night shift hours, Monday through Saturday starting at 11:30 PM and starting pay of $20 per hour. Applicants must have a good driving record and the ability to obtain a Class C, CDL with passenger endorsement (required). Must pass DOT physical, Region XII Functional Capacity Exam, and DOT drug screening. Child abuse and federal background checks are also required. Uniforms are provided. Call 712-792-9914 Mon-Fri. for an application, download and complete the Region XII COG Employment Application (download link below) and submit to: Matt Cleveland, Region XII COG, 1009 East Anthony St, PO box 768, Carroll IA 51401 or mcleveland@region12cog.org. Positions are open until filled. Region XII is an equal opportunity employer.

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Transit Driver – Audubon County

Region XII COG has openings for full and part-time transit drivers in Audubon County. Applicants must have a good driving record and the ability to obtain a Class C, CDL with passenger endorsement (required). Must pass DOT physical, Region XII Functional Capacity Exam, and DOT drug screening. Child abuse and federal background checks are also required. Uniforms are provided. Call 712-792-9914 Mon-Fri. for an application, download and complete the Region XII COG Employment Application (download link below) and submit to: Matt Cleveland, Region XII COG, 1009 East Anthony St, PO box 768, Carroll IA 51401 or mcleveland@region12cog.org. Positions are open until filled. Region XII is an equal opportunity employer.

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