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Story County Youth Employment – February 2020

FREE Employment and Training Opportunities await you…

YSS Youth Employment Program works with youth ages 14-24, looking for help with job searches, applications, writing a resume and cover letter, interview skills, budgeting, and soft skills. Call Julie at 515-233-3141 ext. 4494 to start your job search.

IowaWORKS is a FREE resource available to everyone eligible for employment. You can go to www.iowaworks.gov to navigate jobs locally or statewide. In Ames you can call 515-725-5495 or go to their office at 903 Lincoln Way to have personalized employment support.

Future Ready Iowa connects Iowans to training and education required for good paying jobs and careers to improve people’s lives. Visit www.futurereadyiowa.

WorkinAmes.com is a local job board for jobs in the Ames/Story County area. This is brought to you by the Ames Chamber of Commerce.

Connect 2 Careers, C2C is another free resource available to youth ages 14—24 in Story County. C2C offers case management, connections to employers, paid work-experience position, resume and interview preparation, and more. Call 515-205-9981.

Are you ready to explore what career, job, or occupation best fits your interests?

Your Job Search Starts Here!

www.workinames.com

www.iowaworks.gov

www.indeed.com

www.jobs.com

www.allretailjobs.com

How do I start career exploration?

Current Jobs

Part-Time in Ames

McDonald’s is accepting applications for several positions at the following locations:
129 South Duff Ave and the West Ames (3621 Lincoln Way) locations. For more information
or to apply please inquire within or visit https://bit.ly/2Gzdgr3.   They do have positions for
those 14  and older. Flexible hours available!

John Deere is accepting applications for a Student IT Employee. This position offers potential to
work more hours during the summer. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/38MhF66

McFarland Clinic is accepting applications for a part-time Receptionist.
For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/31250t0

The City of Ames is accepting applications for a Water Plant Student Operator. They are
seeking a current college student, with specific preferences. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2GwIvD0

The City of Ames is accepting applications for a Swim Instructor.
For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2t7j3RA

The City of Ames is accepting applications for a Water Safety Instructor.
For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2U8QRJc

The City of Ames is accepting applications for a Lifeguard.
For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/311Am36

Homewood Golf Course is accepting applications for a Cashier.
For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2O9XMOn

Applebee’s is accepting applications for a Host.
For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/36DUoSu

Culver’s is accepting applications for a Crew Member.
For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/36Cukar

Red Lobster is accepting applications for a Sever Assistant/Hostess/Busser.
For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/37DCRLw

Hy-Vee is accepting applications for 6 positions, to include a Customer
Clerk and Checker.  For more information visit: https://bit.ly/2U5UkYY

Chipotle Mexican Grill is accepting applications for a Restaurant Team
Member. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2uN7lvN

Casey’s General Store is accepting applications for multiple positions in Ames
and in Story County stores. For more information visit: https://bit.ly/316cD1S

Fareway is accepting application for a Grocery Clerk. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2ufRshR

Story County Jobs

McDonald’s in Story City is accepting applications for a Crew Member. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2GKnmpn

American Packaging Corporation in Story City is accepting applications for an Industrial Maintenance Technician. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2NeSwsv

Heartland Co-op in Slater is accepting applications for a Counter Salesperson. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2RbncvW

Almaco in Nevada is accepting applications for a Factory Service Technician. For more information visit: https://bit.ly/37D3EYj

Kreg Tools in Huxley is accepting applications for a 12 positions. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2O8OMce

EB, Inc. in Story City is accepting applications for a full-time Trailer Service Mechanic. For more information visit: https://bit.ly/2S5LhVw

U.S. Census Bureau is accepting applications for a Census Takers. For more information visit: https://bit.ly/2uN4K51

The Story County Medical Center is accepting applications for a Maintenance Technician. For more information visit: https://bit.ly/36xeuO8.
Visit their website for more full-time position vacancies as well.

The Story City Pool is now accepting applications for Lifeguard for the 2020 Season, must be 15 years old.. For more information visit: https://www.cityofstorycity.org/story-city-pool/

Full-time Jobs in Ames

Eye Mart Express in Ames is accepting applications for a Optical Lab Technician. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2RCw3bf

Central Iowa Air Service in Ames is accepting applications for a Airport Line Service Employee. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2RBjTPR

Good Will of Central IA in Ames is accepting applications for a Full Time Store Clerk. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2vwQy0A

PMI of Iowa, LLC in Ames is accepting applications for a Shop Painter/Laborer.  For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/2RCd4xC

Barilla is accepting applications for a Packaging Operator. For more information visit: https://bit.ly/2U5WVCf

Keurig Dr. Pepper is accepting applications for a Merchandiser. For more information visit: https://indeedhi.re/36Epw42

The City of Ames is accepting applications for a Meter Reader and a Police Officer. For more information visit: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cityofames

If you need help finding a job or assistance with employment skills contact:

Julie White Youth Employment Specialist

Email: jwhite@yss.org

Phone: 515-233-3141 ext. 4494

Julie will take referrals of youth age 14-24 who are looking to get help with vocational exploration, skills assessments, applications, resume and cover letter preparation, interview skills, budgeting, and soft skills.

Work Permit

Please remember that in Iowa, anyone under the age of 16 years needs a work permit.  These are available at your school and online.

For more information about work permits or how to get a work permit visit: www.iowadivisionoflabor.gov/child-labor.

It includes answers to these questions: “Who needs a work permit?,” “How do I get a work permit?,” What hours can I work?.”

Children 16 and 17 years old are prohibited from doing certain dangerous tasks and from certain dangerous occupations.

Children 14 and 15 years old have additional restrictions, there are limits on the time and hours they can work, and must
have a permit.

A work permit is not a driving permit.  If you need a driving permit or license, contact the Iowa Department of Transportation.