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Updated 3-15-2023

Chariton, IA

Dental Hygienist

Monday-Thursday 9-5

Chariton Dental is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team! If you are an RDH who enjoys spending time getting to know patients and educating them in oral hygiene we would love to hear from you. We work from Mon-Thurs 9-5 in the middle of the square. Feel free to drop your resume off at the office at 117 N. Main Street or email it to We can't wait to hear from you!

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Chariton, IA

Lockridge, Inc.

Immediate opening for:
Full Time Yard/Delivery Position


Qualifications:  Capable of lifting 100 lbs. when required, Class A CDL or willing to acquire ASAP, be able to pass an IDOT drug test, have a clean driving record, be dependable, and maintain high level of customer service.

Benefits: paid holidays, health insurance, 401K and more!

Qualified individuals that wish to work in a friendly, family-type environment are encouraged to stop by the store for an application at 503 S. 16th Street, Chariton, and ask for Ron.

Chariton, IA

Optimae Life


Now Hiring: 
Direct Support Professionals to serve Lucas County, Full- and Part-Time Positions

$1,000 Sign-On Bonus!

Applicants must possess the aptitude and willingness to provide health and human services for individuals seeking support in living independently in the community. A good driving record and background checks are a must. 

Apply in person at 1711 Osceola Ave., Suite 104, Chariton or online at

Chariton Public Library

Chariton, IA

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Part-Time Children's Program Librarian

The Children's Program Librarian will plan, implement, and evaluate library programs for children and their caregivers.

The best candidate for this job will have previous experience working with children and knowledge of early literacy concepts and strategies. They are a good communicator and experienced technology user, possess a valid diver's license, and have flexibility in their schedule to work evenings and weekends.

View the full job description and download an application at

Hope Learning Center

Chariton, IA

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Be a part of an amazing team and make a huge difference for local families. 

Full-Time Assistant Teacher 

7:30 AM-5:30 PM or 8:00 AM-6:00 PM

Monday-Friday, rotating days off - no weekends!

Part-Time Afternoon Help

3:30-6:00 PM



Previous childcare experience helpful.


For additional information or to apply, please call 641-774-0629. 

Mosaic at Home Program

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Chariton, IA

Mosaic at Home providers offer services in their home for people with disabilities.

Mosaic is looking for providers who have a passion for this important work. Experience is preferred but not required.

Providers who contract with Mosaic at Home enjoy:

•    A Deeper Purpose
•    Competitive Rates
•    Training and Education
•    Compatible Matching

Learn more about becoming a Mosaic at Home provider at

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Johnson Machine Works, Inc.

Chariton, IA

Full-Time Welder/Fabricator, Full-Time General Production Worker

Salary Range $17-$20/hr


4-Day work weeks

Monday-Thursday 6am-4:30pm


Benefits:  Quarterly profit sharing bonus, paid time off, paid holidays, full benefits package, weekly pay


Johnson Machine Works is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a drug free work environment. 


View current openings at:

Chariton, IA

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Hy-Vee Produce Commissary

Full- and Part-Time Food Production Workers

$18.00 starting wage

Benefits:  Perfect attendance bonus, quarterly bonus, paid time off, full benefits package,  weekly pay, and much more!

To apply, call 641-774-7612 or visit

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Hy-Vee Distribution

Chariton, IA

Several full- and part-time positions including Order Selectors, Custodians, Warehouse Office Clerks, and more.

Multiple available part-time positions, starting at up to $20.16/hour, with a minimum age requirement of 16 which provide flexible schedules that can work around school, extracurricular activities, and other jobs. 

A job application can be completed at and searching CHARITON. Interested applicants may also text HYVEE to 22100. Job seekers are also welcome to text or call a Recruiter at 641-203-8608.

Hy-Vee Distribution Center

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Chariton, IA

Full- and Part-Time Warehouse Generalists 

Up to $22.56 starting wage, $25.01 after just 1 year Flexible shifts

Benefits:  Incentive pay, quarterly bonus, paid time off, paid holidays, full benefits package,  weekly pay, free access to an on-site gym for you and a spouse, and much more!


Also seeking Truck Drivers and HBC Selectors.


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