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Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities 

We are dedicated to helping the people who utilize our services. If you’re ready to make a difference, browse our openings, send your resume and tell us your interests. We’ll consider you for future opportunities.

Positions Available

Email the completed form to the contact listed in the job description, or to or return the completed form to CISS at: 

Chief Executive Officer
1420 Mulberry Street
Des Moines, IA 50309

Central Iowa Shelter & Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Personnel are chosen on the basis of ability without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, marital status or sexual orientation, in accordance with federal and state law.


Central Iowa Shelter & Services also offers part-time unpaid internships to students pursuing a degree related to human services.  Interested candidates should review the internship listings and submit a resume to Melissa Gradischnig at for consideration.

Our Impact This Year

  • Number of People Served This Year


  • Lbs harvested from Mulberry Farms & Food This Year


  • Polk County
    Polk County
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