Employment Opportunities


The Allamakee County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for a position as a Dispatcher/Corrections Officer. This is a full time position within the Allamakee County E-911 Emergency Communication Center and Allamakee County Jail. The successful applicant shall be cross trained in required duties. Duties will include operation of th police, fire, and emergency services communications systeme and to maintain accurate records, reports and messages. This will also include responsibility for the safe and efficient operation the Allamakee County Jail. Applicants shall have the ability to communicate effectively in emergency situations. Starting wage is $14.48 per hour (plus differential pay) DOQ, plus benefits.

Applications may be downloaded from this site or picked up in person at the Allamakee County Sheriff's Office at 877 Highway 9, Waukon, Iowa.

Applications are due no later than Friday, June 29, 2018 at 4:00 PM.

Applications may be mailed to:

      Attention: Kerri Berns, 877 Highway 9, Waukon, IA 52172

Allamakee County is an equal opportunity employer.

Civil Engineering Technician(CET)

Allamakee County Engineer’s Office is taking applications for a Civil Engineering Technician.  Applicants shall have an AAS in Civil & Construction Engineering Technology with technical proficient knowledge and experience with Carlson, AutoCAD, Autodesk, Arcview, Microsoft Excel, ESRI, HEC-RAS, GPS, GIS, Microstation, word processing, TopCon Total Station and Carlson GPS surveying equipment.  Beneficial to have certification in HMA I, PCC I & II, Aggregate I & II and must have a valid  driver’s license.  Ability to perform routine physical labor for surveying and inspection duties.   Successful applicant subject to pre-employment and random drug/alcohol/physical testing.  Wage $22.94-$25.49 per hour plus benefits DOQ.  Job applications will be taken until job has been filled and can be filled out at the Allamakee County Engineer’s Office, 870 Fourth Street NW, Waukon, IA 52172 or applications can also be downloaded at http://www.allamakee.us/


Employee FMLA Rights