Job Opportunities -
Ottumwa is now accepting applications for part time driving positions in the Ottumwa/Wapello Co area. Currently, we have several routes available with varying hours.
Must have good driving record, pass pre-employment physical & drug screen and be able to obtain class C CDL w/passenger endorsement. Benefits include IPERS, paid holidays and paid leave time.
For application contact Ottumwa Transit at 641-683-0695
Bus Driver Application (pdf)
Pre-employment drug screen required.
Assistance provided to disabled individuals upon request
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY POLICY STATEMENT - CITY POLICY NO. 49-2012
It is the policy of the City of Ottumwa to provide equal opportunity to all employees, applicants and program beneficiaries; to provide equal opportunity for advancement of employees; to provide program and employment facilities which are accessible to the handicapped and to administer its programs in a manner that does not discriminate against any person because of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, familial status, political affiliation, citizenship or sexual orientation.
The Mayor, or his designee, has ultimate responsibility for the overall administration of the affirmative action/equal opportunity program. The total integration of equal opportunity into all parts of personnel and program management is the Mayor's responsibility. The Mayor, or his designee, will review all policies and procedures as they affect equal opportunity and affirmative action and ensure compliance with relevant federal and state statutes.
The right of appeal and recourse is guaranteed by the City of Ottumwa. Any person who feels that he or she has been denied employment, participation, representation, or services in any program administered by the City of Ottumwa because of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or citizenship has the right to file an equal opportunity complaint. Information and assistance relative to equal opportunity complaints shall be provided by the City Attorney/Human Resources Director, who can be contacted at City Hall, 105 E Third Street, Ottumwa, Iowa 52501.