Career Opportunities

Current Employment Opportunities with Region XII Council of Governments:

Housing Inspector

Region XII COG is seeking a qualified individual for a housing inspector role. Qualified applicants will have a construction background and be familiar with common construction practices, be knowledgeable about electrical and building codes, and have strong computer skills with an emphasis on MS Office based programs.  Knowledge of Iowa’s Minimum Rehabilitation Standards and past experience with state grant programs is a plus but not required.  Job duties include inspecting houses involved in various state and federal programs in Audubon, Carroll, Crawford, Greene, Guthrie, and Sac Counties and associate member cities, determining the scope of rehabilitation work needed to meet program standards within a specified budget, preparation of specifications and bid packages, monitoring construction progress, maintaining project files, and rental property inspections.  Applicants must have access to reliable transportation and have valid driver’s license.  Competitive wage depending on qualifications. The position is covered under the Iowa Public Employees Retirement System.  Interested persons must download and complete a Region XII COG Employment Application (, sending it with a resume to: Chris Whitaker, Region XII COG, 1009 E Anthony Street, PO Box 768, Carroll IA 51401 or to [email protected]. This position is open until filled. Region XII COG is an equal opportunity employer.

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Greene County Transit Driver

Region XII COG has an opening for a full-time or part-time transit driver in Greene County. Daily hours available 7AM through 6:30PM, Monday through Friday. Applicants must have a good driving record and a Class C, CDL with passenger endorsement or the ability to obtain one.  Must pass pre-employment drug screen, background check, DOT physical and Region XII Functional Capacity Exam. IPERS eligible position.  Uniforms are provided. Call 712-792-9914 Mon-Fri. For an application, download and complete the Region XII COG Employment Application at and submit to: Matt Cleveland, Region XII COG, 1009 East Anthony St, PO Box 768, Carroll IA 51401 or [email protected]. Positions are open until filled. Region XII is an equal opportunity employer.

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