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City of West Des Moines

Government - Civil Service
Who we are
Home to international corporations, upscale shopping venues, world-class schools, revitalized neighborhoods and more than 1,200 acres of public parks and open space, it’s no wonder West Des Moines is experiencing impressive growth in both its population and job opportunities.
City Value Statement
We, the employees of the City of West Des Moines, through TEAMWORK and COOPERATION, are COMMITTED to provide the highest QUALITY OF SERVICE with HONESTY and INTEGRITY to the community we serve. We take pride in providing EFFECTIVE, DEPENDABLE services while striving to achieve EXCELLENCE through VISION and INNOVATION.
What We Offer
Regarded as an employer of choice, the City of West Des Moines has been able to attract high-quality employees through its financial stability, friendly work environment, work culture and competitive pay and benefits package. The City rewards employees through several employee recognition and appreciation events. Quality initiatives, progressive safety programs and an “award winning” employer status help attract and retain talented employees. West Des Moines offers competitive pay, as well as benefits such as a defined benefit pension program, health insurance options, tuition and gym membership reimbursement, and paid vacation, sick leave and holidays.
Human Resources
4200 Mills Civic Parkway
P.O. Box 65320
West Des Moines, Iowa 50265-0320
Phone: 515-222-3616
FAX: 515-273-0601

The City of West Des Moines is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, citizen status, sex, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.