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 Company Name: Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Co.
Contact:  Autumn Wirtz, HR Specialist
Number of positions: 1
Position: Claims Service Representative


Please visit PhMIC’s website to learn more and apply online!

 Company Name: Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Co.
Contact: Autumn Wirtz, HR Specialist
Number of positions: 1
Position: Claims Examiner – Professional Liability


Please visit PhMIC’s website to learn more and apply online!


 Company Name: Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Co.
Contact: Autumn Wirtz, HR Specialist
Number of positions: 1
Position: Claims Examiner – Liability/Auto


Please visit PhMIC’s website to learn more and apply online!

Company Name: Pharmacists Mutual Isurance Co
Contact: Autumn Wirtz, HR Specialist
Contact Number:
Number of positions: 1
Position: Operations Associate

Please visit PhMIC’s website to learn more and apply online!


Company Name: Welp Inc.
Contact: Brian Kollasch
Contact Number:
Number of positions: Several
Position: Seasonal Office Help

JOB DESCRIPTION: Click here to view flyer


Company Name: Rehabilitative Massage
Contact: Kelly Bay
Contact: E-mail resumes to
Number of positions: 1
Position: Licensed Massage Therapist


Rehabilitative Massage in Emmetsburg, IA is looking for a licensed massage therapist to join our team!  Rehabilitative Massage has all of the tools necessary to ensure your professional success, including online booking systems, websites, a social media presence, consistent referral sources, and an established and expanding clientele.  Enjoy family friendly hours, a supportive work environment, and a management philosophy dedicated to growth and development. Applicant must be licensed to practice massage in the state of Iowa; knowledge of deep tissue techniques preferred.   E-mail resumes to


Company Name: North Iowa Area Council of Governments (NIACOG)
Contact: Joe Myhre, Executive Director
Contact Number: 1-641-423-0491
Number of positions: 1
Position:  Part-time Transit Bus Driver for Kossuth County

Driver will be responsible for the operation of various vehicles for the safe and orderly transportation of passengers to and from their destinations in and around Kossuth County. Must possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Class C CDL w/passenger endorsement and a good driving record for the past two years. $8.50 - $10.75/hr

For a complete job description and job application, either apply in person to the NIACOG office at 525 6th St SW, Mason City, call (641) 423-0491 or go to our website: EOE/pre-employment physical and drug test required. Job also posted on NIACOG website: For detailed job description visit:



Company Name: HJK
Contact: Karl & Jodie Helgevold
Contact Number: 515-851-1344 (Karl) or 515-851-0602 (Jodie)
Number of positions: 1
Name of position: Apartment Manager
Job Description: Individual to enforce the property’s rules and regulations to tenants.  Future responsibilities would include property reports and leasing.  Benefits would include an apartment.


Company Name:
Northwest Communications

Contact Name: Shelia Akridge

Contact Number: 712-776-2222 or

Number of Positions: 1

Network Technician

Job Description:
Under general supervision, identify, troubleshoot and resolve problems encountered by users of various servers, desktop systems, network Internet and other computer technology; troubleshoot and solve local-area network problems; provide technical support to end-users regarding computer hardware and software; install, test, certify and troubleshoot networking cabling systems; install configured network equipment; provides technical expertise to end-users regarding optimal set-up for software, hardware and network use; install, configure, monitor and troubleshoot a wide range of network and data communications software and hardware; train users in various software applications and network-related procedures; and perform related work as required. This position includes an excellent full-time benefit package. Please mail your resume or application to: Northwest Communications, 844 Wood St., Havelock, IA 50546 or email Application can be found at

Company Name: Doherty Staffing Solution

Contact:Ashley Norland

Contact Number:
515-295-2481 ext. 232

Number of Positions: 1

Position: Administrative Assistant

Job Description:
Doherty Staffing Solutions in partnership with our client company in Algona is currently interviewing for a Logistics Administrative Assistant.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Performs moderately complex clerical and administrative duties with moderate supervision
- Coordinates, tracks and reports data, completes projects and supports the effective operation of the work group or department
- May organize provide input and distribute information
- Ensures all documents are completed accurately and timely
- Ability to be out on the floor, helping clean, work with other processes in the warehouse, and ability to receive training on a forklift and help pool seed if needed. The basis of the position will be in the office, but the expectation will be to be out in the plant helping out when the office work is done.

Position Requires the Following:
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office Programs

Company Name:
spa dee dah, too!

Contact Name: Ellengray Kennedy

Contact Number: 515-885-2772

Number of Positions: Immediately:  2 Cosmetologist and/or Nail Technicians.and
Licensed aesthetician & massage therapist   New graduates or experienced please apply.

Position: Full-time

Job Description:

  • Commission up to 53%
  • Retail Bonus up to 15%
  • Guaranteed Wage
  • Annual Educational Benefit up to $450 per year
  • Spa Stock Options available
  • Product & Service Discounts for Self & Family
  • In Spa Education
  • Personal Monthly Business  Development Sessions
  • Bi-monthly Retail & Service
  • Promotions with Employee Incentives
  • Wellness Package coming in 2012

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Company Name: 
Snap-on Tools 

Contact Name: Joanie Leerar

Contact Number: 515-295-2456 

Number of Positions: 

Position: Production –2nd shift

Job Description:

Snap-on Tools, a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of automotive and industrial tools, storage units and related equipment has immediate openings for Production Workers on 2nd shift at the Algona, Iowa plant. Starting wage is $13.00 per hour. Candidates with manufacturing experience preferred. Snap on offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package. A post - offer drug screen required.




Contact Us

Maureen Elbert,
Executive Director
106 S. Dodge Street
Suite 210
Algona, IA  50511
Ph: 515-295-7979
Fax: 515-295-8873

8:00-5:00 M-Thursday
8:00-2:00 Friday




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