Employment Opportunities

Courthouse Location:

201 Industrial Ave.
Council, ID 83612

Mail To: 

Adams County Courthouse
PO Box 47
Council, ID 83612

 

 

 

Detention Position

Starting Salary: $16.64 to $18.18 DOE

Adams County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the Detention Division. Deputies will ensure the basic needs of inmates are being met in a safe and controlled environment. This position will monitor all activity within the jail and respond to situations that arise. Detention officers will be responsible for ensuring the safe transport of inmates. Deputies may be exposed to violent behaviors and to verbal abuse by the inmates.

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

 

 

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