Weekly job listing for Nov 19th – Des Moines and surrounding area

Job Listings – Week of November 19th


Residence Inn by Marriott in West Des Moines, Housekeeper

Hiring full & part time housekeepers; must be willing to work weekends & holidays; hours range from 8am-5pm; must be able to pass background check & drug test

Contact Karla (515)267-0338 or apply at 160 South Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines


Walnut Ridge Senior Campus, Housekeeper

Seeking a reliable individual with a passion for providing exceptional customer service; typical shifts are on weekdays & would receive a maximum of 25-30 hours per week, including a Sunday every other week

Apply between 9am & 4:30pm at 1701 Campus Drive, Clive


Outback Steakhouse, Servers

Must be genuinely passionate about customer service, dedicated, fun-loving, driven to consistently perform at a high level, motivated by working as a member of a team

Apply at www.bloominbrandscareers.com/Outback – use restaurant #11612


Appare Japanese Steakhouse, Bussers

No experience required but looking for dedicated individual who wants to learn

Apply at 3769 86th Street, Urbandale


The Gramercy Tap, Servers/Bartenders

Opening a new restaurant on the corner of Walnut Street & 4th Street

Accepting applications Monday-Friday from 2pm-4pm from experienced servers & bartenders only at 400 Walnut Street (in the lobby of the Kirkwood Hotel)


Staybridge Suites, Positions

Hiring for Housekeeping Managers, Front Desk Clerks, & Housekeepers

Apply at 6905 Lake Drive, West Des Moines or send resume to jhill@kellyinns.com




ProStaff, Positions

Administrative staffing services & Light Industrial staffing services; customer service focus, ability to multitask, excellent interpersonal skills, teachable attitude, excellent communication skills, MS office suite knowledgeable, organized & dependable

Apply at www.prostaff.com


Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, Cashier/Clerk

Teamwork, maintain personal appearance, create a safe environment, complete required paperwork, following guidelines & policies, prepare/maintain deli products, complete store tasks & activities

Apply at www.loves.com


Fatino Marketing Group, Customer Service

Hiring immediately, no experience necessary, full paid training; must have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills, ability to multitask, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, motivated, possess leadership skills

Apply at www.fatinomarketinggroup.com


Jacobson Companies, Customer Service Assistant

Receive shipment information, provide shipment information, schedule appointments, process & prepare shipment information, enter & audit load information, answer customer inquiries, various duties; high school diploma/GED preferred, previous customer service experience, prior transportation experience is a plus; ability to multi-task, organized, ability to work independently, basic computer skills; drug screen & background check required

Apply at www.jacobsonco.com


Famous Dave’s, Dishwasher

Provide guests & team members with clean & sanitized utensils, plateware, glassware, & equipment; maintain regular & consistent attendance & punctuality; previous experience preferred

Apply at www.famousdaves.com/DesMoines

Office Team, General Office Clerk

A West Des Moines Insurance Company has openings for General Office Clerk positions; assist with proofing of documents & enter information into the database; must have exceptional data entry skills with attention to detail & organization; dependability is required

Contact (515)244-2500 or email resume to des.moines@officeteam.com


Midwest Professional Staffing, Customer Service Specialist

Looking for a background in customer service in an office environment & in sales; must have sells/upselling experience; must have excellent communication skills; must have good Word & Excel skills, & the ability to type around 40 wpm; looking for someone with a good work history

Email resume as a Word document to Angela at angela@midwestprofessionalstaffing.com – after emailing your resume, contact(515)453-9575 to set up an interview


Bruegger’s Bagels, Positions

Hiring for Assistant & General Managers at Des Moines area bakeries; take on management & leadership to ensure the best guest service possible; 3-5 years of restaurant management experience required for General Manager & 1-3 years of restaurant experience required for Assistant Manager

Apply at www.brueggersjobs.com


Taki Japanese Steakhouse, Server

Looking for friendly, hardworking, proactive, team members for server positions; no experience required, training provided

Apply during lunch hours at 2677 86th Street, Urbandale


Okoboji Grill in Johnston, Servers

Hiring for lunch & dinner shifts

Apply between the hours of 2pm & 4pm at 8481 Birchwood Court, Johnston





Aerotek, Data Entry

Currently hiring a Data Entry Specialist for 2nd shift; hours are 3:30pm-12am

Apply at www.aerotek.com


QCSA Direct, Customer Service Rep

Looking for someone energetic, outgoing, talkative, & very good at multitasking; must be able to work in a fast-paced environment

Contact Kayla (515)987-5975 with questions


Panda Express, Cooks/Counter Help

Seeking outgoing, friendly associates to fill Cooks & Counter Help positions; immediate employment opportunities available

Apply at www.pandaexpress.com or apply at the location on Mills Civic Parkway, WDM


Palmer Group, Customer Service Rep

Join the team on a temp to hire basis; must have a solid job history & experience in a call center environment; candidates with previous financial experience would be ideal; strong problem-solving skills are a must; must have computer knowledge; hours are 10am-7pm Monday-Friday, but training will be 8:30am-5:30pm

Apply at www.thepalmergroup.com


Macaroni Grill, Host Staff

Hiring for Servers, Host Staff, Line Cooks/Prep Cooks, & Bussers; offering competitive pay, flexible schedules, & excellent benefits

Apply Monday-Friday between 2pm & 5pm at 4502 University Avenue, West Des Moines


Urbandale Kmart, Janitorial Floor Crew

Hours are 4am-8am, for 4-5 days per week; experience a plus, but not required, training provided

Call Anthony (478)262-6418 between 2pm & 4pm


Big Steer in Altoona, Server

Part-time Server position available; 3-5 nights per week including Sundays

Apply Sunday-Thursday after 5pm at 1715 NW Adventureland Drive, Altoona


Brickhouse Tavern in Indianola

Hiring for Kitchen Help/Pizza Cook; must be able to multitask, be quick, professional, outgoing, & a team player; experience a plus, but more than willing to train the right candidate; 2-3 nights per week

Apply at 107 North Buxton Street, Indianola


The Shores in Pleasant Hill, Servers

Looking for enthusiastic & friendly servers to assist our senior community in their daily dining experience; courteous & respectful, communication/interpersonal skills, works efficiently, works well with others, dependability, values safety & cleanliness

Apply at 1500 Edgewater Drive, Pleasant Hill


Woodlands Creek Active Retirement in Clive, Housekeeper

Clean assigned areas according to established policies & procedures; excellent customer service skills, willingness to learn & work, enjoyment in working with older adults, housekeeping ability

Apply at 12675 Woodlands Parkway, Clive


Woodlands Creek Active Retirement in Clive, Dietary Aide/Server

Assist in the kitchen with food & beverage preparation, food & beverage service, dining room preparation & cleanup; excellent customer service skills, willingness to learn & work, enjoyment in working with older adults, some experience in food & beverage preparation & service preferred; criminal record must be free of fraud, abuse, and/or felony convictions

Apply at 12675 Woodlands Parkway, Clive


The Iowa Machine Shed, Servers & Hosts

Experience required for these positions; Monday-Friday, weekends, & holidays

Apply between 2pm & 4pm at 11151 Hickman Road, Urbandale


Gas Station in Altoona, Cashier

Part-time night & weekend Cashier at busy gas station; approximately 20 hours per week

Apply at www.murphyusa.com

Saints Pub & Patio Beaverdale, Servers & Bartenders

Experienced Bartenders & Servers are sought; preference given to some college education or 2+ years’ experience; ability to work quickly & efficiently in fast-paced environments, provide excellent customer service, be on feet for long periods of time, learn quickly, lift & carry 50 pounds occasionally, make drinks, handle cash, & work as part of a team

Apply at www.saintspub.com/employment


Baymont Inn & Suites, Housekeeper

Clean rooms & halls in hotel establishment; organize linens, make guest beds, replenish supplies, move & arrange furniture, turn mattresses, clean areas of the hotel; driver’s license required, high school diploma/GED, ability to work independently

Apply at 6221 SW Army Post Road, Des Moines


LaQuinta in Clive, Housekeeping

Join the LaQuinta housekeeping team; great working atmosphere, competitive pay & benefits, & advancement opportunities

Apply at 1380 NW 118th Street, Clive


Smashburger in WDM/Ankeny

Looking for Cooks & Shift Supervisors for locations in West Des Moines & Ankeny; competitive pay & performance-based bonus

Apply from either 9am-11am or 1pm-4pm at either 2010 SE Delaware Avenue in Ankeny, or 1821 22nd Street in West Des Moines


Pepperjax Grill in Clive, Management & Hourly Supervisors

If you are a leader, have a proven track record of success, & want to start a career with one of the hottest concepts in the country, we want to talk with you; looking for entrepreneurial types with a strong sense of integrity

Apply at www.pepperjax.com or www.restaurantsinc.net





NYC Pizza Café, Assistant Manager

Must be a positive leader & lead by example; looking for someone with flair in the kitchen, with the creativity to make new dishes; ability to work full-time, be flexible, & have ambition; must have great customer service skills, be trustworthy, & strive to make NYC Pizza Café the best restaurant

Contact Eric at NYCpizzacafe@gmail.com  or (515)865-6199; or apply at 6305 Mills Civic Pkwy #3111


Bang Bang Mongolian Grill, Server/Bartender

We believe that guest satisfaction is priority number one; seeking outgoing, fun, & responsible individuals to fill all of the essential roles in our restaurant

Apply at 6240 Mills Civic Parkway, WDM


Cosi Cucina in Clive, Servers

Servers needed, both part & full time hours available

Apply at 1975 NW 86th Street, Clive


Dahl’s Foods, Deli Clerk (All Locations)

Prepare deli food items, weigh & wrap deli products, place food items in display case, clean, stock, & inventory; looking for an upbeat, energetic individual; provide outstanding service; work in a fast-paced environment; knowledge of proper food handling procedures

Complete job application at any Dahl’s Foods or at www.dahlsfoods.com & send with resume to Dahl’s Corporate Office, Attn: Scott Hoffman, 4343 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines IA 50310


Quiznos, Crew Member

Immediate part-time position available; looking for a reliable, friendly person with cashier experience; must be available nights & weekends

Apply at 521 East 14th Street, Des Moines


Fuddruckers, Positions

Hiring for Shift Supervisor, Cashiers, & Servers

Apply at 6378 Mills Civic Pkwy, WDM or email resume to fuddswdm@fuddsgrill.com

Best Buy in Ankeny, Cashier

Provide friendly, fast, & accurate processing of customer transactions; ensure that no customer is ever left without service or underserved; provide additional solution support to customers; must have 3-6 months work experience in customer service or sales

Apply at www.bestbuy.com


Citi Trends, Sales Associate

Looking for a dedicated Sales Associate to join the team; high school diploma/GED, excellent communication & organizational skills, ability to work a flexible schedule including nights & weekends

Apply at 100 East Euclid Avenue, Des Moines or call (515)288-3045


Dollar General, Sales Associate

Unload trucks, store merchandise or move to sales floor, build merchandise displays, face merchandise or rotate on shelves, restock recovered merchandise, assist customers, greet customers, operate cash register, collect payment & make change, assist with ordering merchandise, clean front end of store; interpersonal & communication skills, basic cash handling knowledge & math skills, cash register abilities

Apply at www.dollargeneral.com


Des Moines Marriott Downtown, Guest Service Representative

Conduct guest check-ins/check-outs, room reservations, requests, changes, & cancellations; secure payment; verify & adjust billing; active & file room keys; process all guest requests & relay messages; identify & explain room features; run daily reports/logs; complete designated cashier reports

Apply at www.marriott.com/hotels


Pizza Hut, Team Member

Training provided that will teach you everything you need to know to succeed on the job; looking for fun & friendly people who value customers; communication skills are key; must be on time & be energetic

Apply at www.pizzahut.com


Starbucks in Johnston, Barista

Act with integrity, honesty, & knowledge; maintain a calm demeanor; anticipate customer & store needs; communicate information to manager; contribute to positive team environment; deliver legendary customer service; consistent attendance & punctuality; provide quality products consistently

Apply at www.starbucks.com


Orchard Place, Overnight Youth Supervisor

Work independently supervising children/youth ages 10-17 from 9:45pm-9:00am; preference given to CNAs, LPNs, or BS/BA; experience working with youth or children; shift is every Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday night & every other Saturday; must have clear background checks through the DCI & Abuse Registries, must have a valid driver’s license

Send cover letter & resume to Orchard Place – Human Resources, 808 5th Avenue, Des Moines IA 50309 orhumanresources@orchardplace.org


Country Inn in Ankeny, Night Auditor & Front Desk

Night Auditor hours are 11pm-7am; Front Desk hours are 3pm-11pm; positive attitude required

Apply at 2510 SE Tones Drive, Ankeny


Panera Bread, Associates & Assistant Managers

Hiring for Des Moines metro area, Ames, & Ankeny; flexible scheduling, no late nights, & no grease; all positions & shifts available

Apply at www.panera-iowa.com


***** Arby’s, Job Fair  *****

November 20th, 2012 from 2pm-6pm at 7241 Vista Drive, West Des Moines; hiring for Crew Members, Shift Managers, Assistant Managers, & Restaurant Managers; complete application in store or submit your resume to jobs@drmarbys.com


Jobs on Snagajob.com – Week of November 14th

***** With most of these job postings, either apply in store or online using the zip code 50312 *****


Qdoba Mexican Grill, Shift Leader

Previous supervisory experience preferred; manage administrative procedures of the restaurant during a given shift; act appropriately in stressful situations; work a variety of shifts; required to be trained on Aloha system & Menulink; ability to communicate effectively

2105 Ingersoll Avenue, Des Moines


Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Servers

Training program provided that rewards you with a raise at the completion of each level; act as a service ambassador, ensuring every guest expectation is met & every experience is positive; interact with guests & promote merchandise & menu items

11701 University Avenue, Clive


Jason’s Deli, Customer Service Rep

Looking for friendly, outgoing people who enjoy serving customers; flexible scheduling available

3910 University Avenue #90, West Des Moines


Wendy’s, Crew Members

Utilize knowledge of positional skills, customer service & courtesy, health & safety regulations, & all Wendy’s policies & procedures; provide quality products & service in a clean & safe environment to every customer

4935 Merle Hay Road, Urbandale

3815 100th Street, Urbandale


Wendy’s, Shift Supervisor

Looking for people who have a passion for serving fresh, quality food, & providing fast, friendly service to customers; as a leader & role model, you will set the tone for fun; must be motivated with excellent interpersonal skills, & the ability to build a team that works well together

4935 Merle Hay Road, Urbandale


Taco Bell, Food Champion

Looking for those who love serving customers & have experience in the restaurant industry; provide fast, fun, & friendly service

1570 West 22nd Street, West Des Moines

640 SW 9th Street, Des Moines



Taco Bell, Shift Leader

Shift Leaders are responsible for driving guest satisfaction, training employees, meeting financials, & ensuring food safety & cleanliness standards; exceed guest expectations, supervise all financial aspects, train & motivate team members, preparation of products, monitor service equipment; must have at least 6 months of fast food management experience

1501 East Euclid, Des Moines

640 SW 9th Street, Des Moines

1570 West 22nd Street, West Des Moines


Target, Team Leader

Lead teams that provide fast, fun, & friendly service; keep the experience consistent, positive, & welcoming; hire, supervise, & train team members

1800 Valley West Drive, West Des Moines


Marshall’s, Merchandise Associate

Assist in the daily operations of the store; must be able to work in the areas of merchandise presentation, processing, markdowns, fitting room, cashier, customer service, & layaway; greet, interact with, & thank customers on a regular  basis; ability to work a flexible schedule including nights & weekends, good verbal skills, energetic & enthusiastic, ability to stand for extended periods of time

4100 University Avenue #200, West Des Moines


Incredible Pizza, Cashier

Operate the POS System in an efficient & precise manner while being friendly & helpful to guests; communicate with guests & other staff

3799 NW 86th Street, Urbandale


Residences for Rent – November 19th


$550-$595 per month, 1-bedroom & 2-bedroom apartments available

All utilities paid

713 20th Street (515)727-9000


$535-$635 per month, 1-bedroom & 2-bedroom apartments available

November rent free; $300 deposit

Royal Oaks Apartments (515)802-3002


$640 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

$400 deposit

4210 Hubbell Avenue (515)262-9093


$650 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

$300 deposit

1913 Pleasant Street (515)727-9000


$595 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

5201 South Union (515)727-9000


$590 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

References & no prior evictions; no pets; $400 deposit; 1-year lease

1427 5th Avenue (515)244-0226


$750 per month, 3-bedroom duplex

Available December 1st, 1-year lease, references, background check required; no evictions

616 Pioneer Road (515)244-0226


$550 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

Available December 1st, $400 deposit, references & no prior evictions

751 16th Street (515)244-0226


$725 per month, 3-bedroom duplex

2-story, 3-bedroom, 1 ½ bathrooms, 1-car garage; $700 deposit; must have good references, rental history, & job security

1853 East Creston (515)287-2646 or (515)971-7788


$582 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

Plaza Manor in Urbandale

Sue (877)917-1103


$825 per month, 3-bedroom duplex

1 ½ bathrooms, garage, fresh paint

3619 SE 11th Street (515)987-3200


$595 per month, 2-bedroom duplex

Fresh paint, clean & quiet, water & solid waste paid, laundry room

1329 SW Pleasantview Drive (515)987-3200


$825 per month, 3-bedroom house for rent

New kitchen, bath, paint, & carpet; central air, clean & quiet

4032 57th Street (515)987-3200


$785 per month, 3-bedroom duplex

Snow removal & lawn care included; water & garbage removal paid

Available in Urbandale (515)868-9536


$750 per month, 2-bedroom duplex

Available in Urbandale

Nick (515)991-9993


$700 per month, 2-bedroom house for rent

$700 deposit

Cheri or Gerald (515)657-0314 or (515)657-0481


$750 per month, 3-bedroom house for rent

$500 deposit

2729 East Raccoon Street (515)729-4327 (Geri)


$635 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

Evergreen Terrace Apartments

2111 East Caulder Avenue (515)282-1200


$635 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

Timberland Crest



$660 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

River View Oaks



$645 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

Park Ridge Apartments; December rent for $122 only

3200 Indianola Avenue (515)243-6731


$625 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

Woodside Park Apartments, December rent for $199 only

3301 SE 22nd Street (515)243-6534




2-bedroom apartment; ½ month free

Ample cupboards & closet space; onsite laundry

Visit Paula or Monica at 211 East McKinley Avenue (515)802-3001


2-bedroom apartments with free rent special

November rent free & ½ month free for December; on DART bus route

Contact Rosewood Communities (515)802-3001


$660 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

$300 deposit, $25 application fee; select units with ceiling fans & dishwashers; closet & cupboard space; onsite laundry

Eastview Circle Apartments (515)802-3000


$575-$650 per month, 1-bedroom & 2-bedroom apartments

$400 deposit; dishwasher in unit; large closets & spacious bedrooms; laundry facilities on each floor

6316 Urbandale Avenue (515)727-9000


$575 per month, 1-bedroom apartment

Water, trash, sewer, & heat paid; kitchen with plenty of cabinet space & dishwasher; $300 deposit

4906 Ingersoll Avenue (515)274-1870


$550-$600 per month, 1-bedroom & 2-bedroom apartments

Heat, water, & trash pickup paid; tenant is responsible for electric only; dishwasher in unit; large closets; laundry facilities on each floor

3700 MLK Parkway (515)255-3203


1, 2, & 3 bedroom apartments available

Rosemont Place; onsite access to DART & DMPS bus routes

2202 East Rose Avenue (515)288-8882


$585 per month, 1-bedroom apartment

Free cable television; $99 deposit special; heat is included in rent; secured entrances

Clarkson Avenue (515)710-7416


$650 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

Laundry facilities onsite; $300 deposit; manager onsite

Peterson Place Apartments in Pleasant Hill (515)264-0197


$675 per month, 2-bedroom apartment

Special: 1 month rent free with a 13-month lease; free cable available; laundry facilities onsite; large closets; water, sewer, & trash pickup paid

Briarwood Grand Apartments in West Des Moines (877)834-1591


$640 per month, 2-bedroom apartment in Ankeny near the DMACC campus

Free wireless internet; $350 deposit with 13-month lease; $199 move in special

Brian (515)965-0130


Kevin Clark

Program Coordinator

Creative Visions Human Development Institute

515-244-4003 Ext. 121



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