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If you are looking for available internships, visit the KCEDC Intern Program

For a list of jobs available in Kossuth County, please also visit Iowa Workforce Development. Not all positions are listed below.

*Positions shaded in Gray have been filled


Kossuth County Job Openings

Company Name
Contact Name
Contact Number
Number Of Positions
Job Description
Fratco, Inc Stacie Baccam sbaccam@fratco.com 1

Office Manager-Inside Sale/Dispatch

Full Time Position
Click here for job description and how to apply.
RingTel Communications Aaron McCartan, Manager Ph: 712-866-8000

Email: aaron@ringtelco.com

Combination Technician

RingTel Communications is searching for a Combination Technician to fill an opening. Come join a great team that delivers Fiber-Optic connectivity and wholesale communication utilities to five service areas in Kossuth, Emmet and Palo Alto counties. We pride ourselves in a customer-first service environment working with some of the most evolved technology in the communication field.

Responsibilities include but not limited to cable locating, splicing, systems maintenance, installation and repair of phone/internet/IPTV services. Must possess a valid driver’s license, be capable of lifting up to 50 pounds and willing to work in various climates. Attention to detail, ambition and communication skills are a plus!

Compensation based on experience and training requirements. Full-Time Position with generous benefits. Company sponsored training available to compliment skills, plenty of growth opportunities!

Applicants may send their resume and optional cover letter to:

RingTel Communications
ATTN: Aaron McCartan
19 West Maple St.
Ringsted, IA 50578

Email Aaron:aaron@ringtelco.com
Phone: 712-866-8000
K&W Electric Inc. Kimberly Sparks Ph: 319-277-0415 ext. 102

Email: ksparks@k-welectric.com

Project Manager—Low Voltage with $3,000 Sign on Bonus


Low Voltage Technician

View Project Manager-Low Voltage job description and requirements.

View Low Voltage Technician job description and requirement.
Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Company Mandy Shepherd (800) 247-5930 ext. 8027 1 Inside Sales Representative/
Coverage Advisor
View job description here.
Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Company Mandy Shepherd (800) 247-5930 ext. 8027 1 Network Administrator/ System Administrator View job description here.
Kossuth Country Extension Meredith Nelson (515) 295-2469 ext. 2 1 County Youth Coordinator Kossuth County Extension seeks full-time County Youth Coordinator to lead youth development programming, including 4-H. Position will develop, coordinate and implement Extension’s youth outreach and 4-H activities. Perspective candidate must be able to work independently and in a cooperating team environment, highly organized and strong communicator. Ability to pass a criminal background screening is required. Position description and application are available at the
Kossuth County Extension Office or at https://www.extension.iastate.edu/kossuth/
Submit cover letter, application and resume to Kossuth County Extension, 1121 HWY 18, Algona, IA 50511; or email nelsonmm@iastate.edu Open until filled. AA/EOE.
The U.S. Census Bureau John A. Ornelas 312-579-1585 10 Census Taker Work in the field. Some field positions require employees to work during the day to see addresses on buildings. Other field positions require interviewing the public, so employees must be available to work when people are usually at home such as in the evening and on weekends.

The U.S. Census Bureau offers both Temp. FT. + PT. Job Opportunities

Payrate Starts at $15.00/hourly- Hiring in Kossuth County + Palo Alto County.

Apply Online: https://2020census.gov/jobs
Reding's Gravel & Excavating Molly Bartolo 515-295-3661 3 Truck Driver, General Laborer, and Heavy Equipment Operator View job description here and how to apply.
Country Maid Sara Blair 515-212-4922 1 Business Development Manager View job description here.
Corn Belt Power Cooperative Human Resources Dept. hr@cbpower.coop 1 Energy Services Engineer Click here to view job description and how to apply
Erpelding Voigt & Co., LLP Mark Tacheny Phone: 515-295-7275
Email: mtacheny@evcpa.com
1 IT Assistant

The IT Assistant will work closely with IT management and other functional groups to deploy, administer and provide support for the company’s enterprise, client IT infrastructure and field systems.  He/she must have excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to work, collaborate and coordinate between technical and non-technical people within the company and clients.  

1.  Provide subject matter expertise (SME) troubleshooting support for Microsoft Active Directory, Hyper-V, ADFS, enterprise backup and other enterprise class applications.  Provides desktop support of Windows 7/10 workstations with MS Office 2013, Tax and Accounting software, and other 3rd party software solutions.  Configures and Integrates 3rd party applications and add-ons.  Works with end-users, Microsoft Support and other 3rd party vendors in resolution of support issues as-needed. 
2.  Monitors and optimizes server health functionality based on industry best practices. Implements upgrades, enhancements and fixes following established change management procedures.  Regular review of alerts, logs and performance. Participates in enterprise disaster recovery planning and practices.   Achieve system automation and integration through the use of Web Services and scripting technologies and tools. 
3.  Maintains technical standards, procedures and techniques for the resolution of Enterprise IT system problems to ensure maximum application availability and performance.  
4.  Participates in scheduled and unscheduled weekend/after-hours system maintenance and support.  Performs rotational on-call duty.
5.  Other duties as assigned

Wild Rose Casino and Resorts Emmetsburg, IA Kat Davis, HR Specialist - Recruiter Phone: 712-852-5167
Email: Kat.Davis@wildroseresorts.com
2-3 Dealer and Slot Attendant

Click here for Dealer job description and application.

Click here for Slot Attendant job description and application.

Lake Mills Motor Sports II – Algona Michael Rygh, Manager 515/295-2145 or email lakemillsmotorsports2@hotmail.com 1 Power Sports Mechanic Lake Mills Motor Sports II in Algona has an immediate opening for a fulltime experienced mechanic to work on ATVs, side by sides, and snowmobiles. Experience in the power sports industry is preferred.

Applicant must have experience in servicing and repairing/rebuilding engines and power sports equipment, provide their own tools, and have a valid driver’s license. Applicant must be able to consistently display a high level of friendly customer service, a strong work ethic, a concern for safety, positivity and professionalism in the workplace, a high level of efficiency, a willingness to learn, and must be able to work as a part of a team. Computer usage is required in this position.

Minimum of 40 hours/week with salary based on experience. Paid holiday and vacation.
Exceptional Opportunities, Inc Lisa Bartolo, Human Resources Coordinato

(515) 395-3251
Administrative office located at
119 South Jones St. in Algona

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15+ Part-Time 3 Full-Time Direct Support Professional Position consists of providing daily support and care to individuals served. This includes assistance in the areas of personal hygiene, self-care, social skills, and leisure activities. Schedule includes an every other weekend & holiday rotation. Must be at least 16 years of age. Starting wage for days is $11.00/hr., evenings $11.50/hr., and overnights $11.75/hr. Wage increases at 3, 6, 12, 18 & 24 months, then annually thereafter. Background checks will be completed. EOE

Gary Schiltz or Rhonda Kliegl

Visit www.kofab.com to complete a general application, and attach resume, or apply for specific positions.


New openings occurring beginning Oct. 3rd week

To submit an application or view current job openings, please apply online: http://www.kofab.com/company/careers/

DuPont Pioneer

Aventure Staffing

515-295-9411 x506

Varied Seasonal Production

Click here to view additional information

Shrine of the Grotto of the Redemption

Andy Milam



Gift Shop Sales

Seasonal to part time as a gift shop associate, responsible for day to day operations of the Shrine gift shop, in West Bend.

Includes, but not limited to merchandising as directed, ringing sales, excellent customer service.

Horizons Unlimited of Palo Alto County, Inc
Evelyn Schneider



Part Time
Direct Support Professional

Direct Support Professional. Must be able to demonstrate the ability to relate to and work with developmentally disabled adults. Be responsible for safety, health, and welfare of all individuals. Must have: HS Diploma/GED, a valid IOWA drivers license, obtain and/or maintain a Chauffer-Class D license and be insurable by our company. A criminal background and abuse reporting check will be done before the start date of this position. Will have to monitor daily charting and documentation in area of responsibility. Must be able to work every other weekend. Hours vary between 2pm-12midnight.

North Iowa Area Council of Governments

Joe Myhre, Executive Director

Part-time Transit Bus Driver for Kossuth County

Driver will be responsible for the operation of various vehicles for the safe and orderly transportation of passengers to and from their destinations in and around Kossuth County.  Must possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Class C CDL w/passenger endorsement and a good driving record for the past two years. $8.50 - $10.75/hr

For a complete job description and job application, either apply in person to the NIACOG office at 525 6th St SW, Mason City, call (641) 423-0491 or go to our website: www.R2BUS.org EOE/pre-employment physical and drug test required.  Job also posted on NIACOG website:  http://www.niacog.org/niacog_transit.html

For detailed job description visit:

Application:  http://www.niacog.org/Employment%20App.pdf
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