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


Deputy Auditor Position

The Adams County Clerk’s Office is hiring for an auditing clerk. The main duties include, but are not limited to preparing and processing all accounts payables and accounts receivables for the County. The position is classified as a full-time position, work schedule 5 days/week, 40 hours/week. Pre-employment drug testing and background review are required. Attention to detail is required.  The application and job description are available below and also in the Clerk’s Office. The application must be completed in its entirety to be considered. Cover letter and resume may be included with the application and may be emailed to sward@co.adams.id.us or dropped off at the Clerk’s Office. Adams County is an equal opportunity employer. The deadline for the application is Friday, January 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm.