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Welcome to Tiffin, Iowa

Tiffin_SignI would like to personally welcome you to the City of Tiffin. We are a small city with big opportunities. Whether it is enjoying the quiet life without the hustle and bustle, or the great working and shopping prospects that are minutes away we have what you are looking for. Tiffin prides itself with a long history and strength of a growing community. I have been Mayor since January 2012 and look forward to serving you in a positive and professional capacity.

Our website offers plenty of information and resources for your review. If you still need assistance, our City Hall staff can assist you further. We will always welcome your comments and ideas on how to make our fine city better in the future. If you are interested, there are usually committees or projects that we can use volunteers for, please give us a call. Tiffin is an amazing place to raise children and have strong family roots in place. Calling Tiffin home is definitely where my heart is. Thank you for your continued support.
Steve Berner,
Mayor of Tiffin, Iowa


Recreation Director –Fulltime.  City of Tiffin, IA (pop. 3,900).  Newly created position for a rapidly growing community.  Position will be responsible to plan, organize, prioritize, market and direct all of the activities of the Park & Recreation Department.  Will establish, implement and manage all of the City’s recreation programs and facilities relating to parks, athletic facilities and programing. Establish policies, procedures, goals and objectives for the department that are consistent with the goals and objectives of the City Council.  Minimum requirements for the position are: Graduation from college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Park Management, Leisure Services or closely related field.  Four years of increasingly responsible experience in the field of Park & Recreation, Leisure Services and/or Park Management or any equivalent combination of knowledge and experience.  Starting salary of $63,000+, depending on qualifications, plus benefits.  Please submit cover letter, resume and professional references by January 10, 2020, to City Administrator, 300 Railroad Street, Tiffin, IA 52340 or to subject ‘Recreation Director Position’.   For more information call 319-545-2572 ext. 2.  EOE

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