Employment Opportunities





The Allamakee County Sheriff’s Office is seeking applications for a full-time Dispatcher/Correctional Officer.  This position will involve cross training in dispatching and corrections. Duties include interpreting, prioritizing and dispatching sheriff’s deputies, city police, fire departments, ambulances to emergency and non-emergency calls throughout the county.  Other duties include care, safety and security of prisoners confined in the county jail.  Employees will be required to work nights, weekends and holidays. Shift differential and earned time off or holiday pay apply.


The E911 Dispatcher/Corrections Officer shall have the ability to speak clearly and act effectively in emergency situations and interact in a courteous and professional manner with staff, inmates and the general public.


Benefits: Employer paid health insurance, cafeteria plan, paid vacation after one year, and Iowa Public Employees’ Retirement System benefits.


Applications: The Allamakee County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for this position until 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, SEPTEMBER 4, 2019.

Applications may be downloaded at www.allamakee.us/employment or picked up at the Allamakee County Sheriff’s Office located at 877 State Highway 9, Waukon, IA.


Please return completed applications to: c/o K. Berns,


Allamakee County Sheriff’s Office at 877 State Highway 9,  Waukon, IA 52172.


For more information, please contact Kerri Berns at 563-568-

4521 or email questions to kberns@co.allamakee.ia.us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Allamakee County Employment Application (Fillable Format)

Employee FMLA Rights