Located in northeast Iowa. Established in 1873 

Seasonal Help Needed

city park airplaneSeasonal help needed in the Oelwein Parks including

diamond maintenance and park laborers.  

Applications are available here and at Oelwein City Hall. 

The City of Oelwein is an equal opportunity employer.

Oelwein Family Aquatics Center Employment

swimming clip artThe City of Oelwein is accepting applications for seasonal employees for the Oelwein Family Aquatics Center including Manager, Assistant Manager, Concessions Manager, Concessions Workers, Lifeguards and Front Desk.

Lifeguard training certification is required.  Lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor classes are offered locally through the University of Northern Iowa (www.uni.edu/recreation/certifications), YMCA (www.blackhawkymca.org), and Wartburg College in Waverly (www.the-w.org).  Schedule your training as soon as possible before classes fill up.  Applications can be picked up at Oelwein City Hall, 20 Second Avenue SW, Oelwein, Iowa or downloaded here.

 The City of Oelwein is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Property for Sale

for sale

The City of Oelwein has the following properties for sale:

302 7th Avenue SW       307 7th Avenue SW            321 1st Avenue NW           118 3rd Street NW

210 4th Avenue NW       206 4th Avenue NW           149 2nd Avenue NW          116 3rd Avenue NE

213 4th Avenue NE       119 5th Avenue NE             136 4th Avenue SW           520 4th Street SW

222 South Frederick     117 South Frederick            119 South Frederick          406 3rd Avenue SE

223 4th Avenue SE       318 7th Street SW            618 2nd Avenue SW        613 2nd Avenue SW

608 South Frederick        956 South Frederick

Property information and maps can be found at www.beacon.schneidercorp.com.

Written proposals can be submitted to City Hall.

Housing Needs Assessment Completed

Oelwein is placing a priority on efforts to improve the condition and function of housing.  To understand the true housing issues within the community a comprehensie housing study was completed.  To view the full report click here.

Pay Water Bill Online

The City of Oelwein now allows you to pay your water bill online. Follow the link and get started. Pay Online

Residents can receive their bill by email and enroll in auto pay. The new system also allow customers to opt out of paper bills, view payment history, and update your payment profile.

If you are experiencing any difficulties, please call Oelwein City Hall 319-283-5440.

History of Oelwein

The town of Oelwein was laid out in a corn field purchased from G.A. Oelwein on the coming of the Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railroad (later called the Rock Island) in 1872. Some years later... Read More

Contact Us

 (319) 283-5440
 (319) 283-4032
 20 2nd Ave. S.W.