Job Opportunities

Code Compliance Assistant

The City of Spencer is accepting applications for a part-time seasonal position with the Planning/Code Enforcement Department. This position will have up to 20 flexible hrs/week and runs from May through October.  The applicant would be responsible to measure/inspect trees, bushes and grass in designated areas of town to determine compliance with local tree and grass ordinances and provide related documentation.  Job will require the applicant to be outside on a daily basis and includes driving, walking, standing and reaching. Candidate must have the ability to work safely, independently, accurately, and be able to interact courteously with the public.

Applicants must be 18 yrs or older and possess a valid driver’s license. Pre-employment drug screening required. Questions may be directed to Kirby Schmidt (x 217) or Robyn Larsen (x 225) at Spencer City Hall 580-7200.

Applications will be accepted until April 3, 2018 and are available on line at:



The City of Spencer is currently accepting applications for Seasonal Park & Recreation Department Employees;

Applications are available online at the link below this announcement.  Starting hourly wage is $10-$12/hour. Please direct any questions concerning the positions to Delray Bredehoeft, Park & Recreation Director, at 712-580-7260 or 712-260-4740.  Applicants must at least 18 years of age.   Applications will be taken until positions are filled.  Successful candidates will be required to pass drug screening prior to employment. EOE

Employment Application

If interested in employment with the City of Spencer, please complete the Application form online.