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: $16.15 to $18.18 DOE

The Jail Division is hiring for a full-time Detention Deputy. This job will entail monitoring of all activity within the jail and to respond to situations that may arise with inmates. Detention Deputy will also monitor cameras throughout the County Building.

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


Janitor Position

Adams County is hiring for a janitorial position. Duties include but are not limited to cleaning the courthouse and periodic cleaning of other county buildings; bathrooms, windows, maintaining floors, etc.  Expected work schedule 3-5 days a week, 2-3 hours per day, a base rate of $15.68 hour. The position is year-round. Qualified candidates must be 18 years old, able to lift up to 50 lbs and have a valid drivers’ license. Pre-employment drug testing required.  Attention to detail is required. Applications are available by request or available on the county website: www.co.adams.id.us.  Completed Application,  cover letter and resumé may be included, sent by e-mail, to sward@co.adams.id.us.  The position is  classified as temporary/seasonal with no benefits available, less than 20 hours per week.    Adams County is an equal opportunity employer.   Deadline for applications: Friday, November 16, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

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