Employment Opportunities

Courthouse Location:

201 Industrial Ave.
Council, ID 83612

Mail To: 

Adams County Courthouse
PO Box 47
Council, ID 83612




Patrol Position

Starting Salary: $17.97 to $19.64 DOE

Adams County is a community-oriented office seeking motivated, career-minded officers who will be responsible for performing a variety of duties involving the enforcement of state and local laws and ordinances. They will be required to respond to calls of service, conduct criminal and non-criminal investigations; make arrests and to perform other assigned law enforcement and public safety duties. Deputies will be required to conduct investigation of crimes, accidents, enforcing traffic regulations and perform a variety of technical and administrative tasks.

Contact HR Coordinator Lt. Casual Merritt cmerritt@co.adams.id.us 208-253-4227


Emergency Communication Officer

Starting Salary: $15.42-$17.35 DOE

This position is required to answer emergency and non-emergency calls for service using a multi-line telephone and 911 system. Monitoring, receiving and transmitting radio traffic to Law Enforcement, Medical and Fire agencies. Applicant needs to be able to work in high stress, fast-paced environment where the ability to multi-task is imperative. They are required to help jail staff when necessary.

Contact HR Coordinator Lt. Casual Merritt     cmerritt@co.adams.id.us 208-253-4227