Employment Opportunities

Courthouse Location:

201 Industrial Ave.
Council, ID 83612

Mail To: 

Adams County Courthouse
PO Box 47
Council, ID 83612



The Adams County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff. Written testing, psychological testing, drug testing and/or a background investigation may be conducted. Interviews shall be granted based upon a review of application and supporting documentation. All applicants shall successfully complete the Idaho P.O.S.T. physical fitness test prior to being hired. Failure of the physical fitness test shall result in immediate disqualification from the hiring process. All applicants shall be at least 21 years of age. Additionally the successful applicant is required to: Possess a current Idaho driver’s license, high school diploma or equivalent/G.E.D. Achieve Idaho P.O.S.T. Law Enforcement officer certification within one year of employment or possess a current Idaho P.O.S.T. Law Enforcement officer certification. Additional qualifications include the ability to use common computer based applications e.g. Power Point, Word, Excel, and proprietary record management software.

Detention: $15.68 to $18.18 DOE

Patrol: $16.94-$19.64 DOE

Lt. Casual Merritt
HR Coordinator
Office: (208)253-4227
Fax: (208) 253-1141
Mail applications to:
201 Industrial Ave.
Council, Idaho 83612