Employment Opportunities

BREMER COUNTY HOME HEALTH AIDE
Home Health

The Bremer County Health Department in Waverly, Iowa is seeking one part-time (28 hours/week) Home Health Aide and one full-time (37.5 hours/week) Home Health Aide, which includes on-call rotations for weekends and holidays.   The Home Health Aide provides basic personal patient care in the patients’ home
under the direction of licensed nursing staff throughout Bremer County.   The Home Health Aide must possess a high school diploma or equivalent.  Must have satisfactorily completed a minimum of 75 hours of Nursing Assistant training. Must possess a valid BLS certification and Mandatory Reporting training for Child and Dependent Adult Abuse.  Must possess a valid Iowa driver’s license.  Please visit www.co.bremer.ia.us to obtain an application and to view the full job description.  Please submit your resume and completed
application by 4:30 PM on November 9, 2018 to the Bremer County Health Department Clinical Manager at 403 3rd Street SE Waverly, IA 50677; by fax to 319-352-5092; or by email to kschwartz@co.bremer.ia.us

BREMER COUNTY SECONDARY ROAD DEPARTMENT
Engineer

The Bremer County Board of Supervisors is now accepting resumes for Bremer County Engineer.  Applicants must have an Iowa Professional Engineering License in Civil Engineering.  Bremer County, population of 24,276 is located in northeast Iowa.  The county is led by a three person board of supervisors.  The engineering/secondary road department has approximately 30 employees.  The engineer plans, coordinates, assigns and supervises all engineering and construction work performed by the county secondary roads department and independent contractors.  In addition, the engineer will prepare and let contract documents for projects, present an annual budget and a five-year construction program identifying future road improvement projects, and work with union representatives on employment matters.  The ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with department personnel, other government agencies, other county departments, contractors and the public is essential.  Previous county engineer experience preferred.  Salary negotiable based on qualifications/experience.  Application and resume due by 4:30 p.m. on November 2, 2018.   Please visit Bremer County’s website, www.co.bremer.ia.us to obtain an application and to view the full job description or contact Kassandra Johansen at 319-352-0635. Submit your resume and completed application to the Bremer County Board of Supervisors at 415 E Bremer Ave, Waverly, IA 50677; by fax to 319-352-0602; or by email to kjohansen@co.bremer.ia.us. Bremer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

BREMER COUNTY COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES
Residential Specialists I & II

The Bremer County Community Based Services Department is seeking applicants for the positions of Residential Specialist I & II.  The Residential Specialist I & II provides support to individuals with intellectual disabilities, brain injuries, and mental illnesses within the community. Duties include, but are not limited to: providing transportation, supports to cook, clean, complete laundry, provide activity, medication delivery, monitor safety and health practices, money management, completion of necessary forms and reports, and performing additional tasks as assigned by the Program Supervisor.

Please visit employment opportunities to obtain an application and to view the full job description.  Please submit your resume and completed application to the Bremer County Community Based Services Director at 403 3rd Street SE. Waverly, IA 50677; by fax to 319-352-2979; or by email to slahr@co.bremer.ia.us.

BREMER COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Diabetes Prevention Coordinator Internship

The Bremer County Health Department is seeking applicants for the position of Diabetes Prevention Coordinator Intern. The BCHD Diabetes Prevention Coordinator Intern implements the CDC Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program, supervises daily operations related to the lifestyle program, provides support and guidance to program participants, and implements standard curriculum for the lifestyle program to ensure that the program achieves quality performance outcomes.

Please visit employment opportunities to obtain an application and to view the full internship description.  Please submit your resume and completed application to the Bremer County Health Department Administrator at 403 3rd Street SE. Waverly, IA 50677; by fax to 319-352-5092; or by email to lsharp@co.bremer.ia.us

For additional information regarding the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/prevention/pdf/dprp-standards.pdf.

BREMER COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT
Engineering Aide

The Bremer County Highway Department is seeking applicants to fill an Engineering Aide I or II position. Applicants should have an Associate’s Degree in Civil Engineering Technology and two years of experience in construction design and Inspection with a strong emphasis on surveying, including responsibility for project preparation, documentation and development; or may substitute additional experience for the education requirement.  Must have a valid Iowa driver’s license, and have or be able to obtain certification as an Iowa DOT aggregate, asphalt cement concrete and Portland cement concrete plant inspector. Applications and job description are available at the Bremer County Highway Department, 1995 Euclid Ave, Waverly. 319-352-4302. Applications will be accepted until filled. Bremer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.