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The Allamakee County Recorder’s Office is hiring a fulltime clerk’s position.  The position includes providing friendly, quality customer service in a timely and accurate manner across the front counter, on the phone, by email or written correspondence.   Assist in issuance of recreational vehicle registrations, titles & renewals and fish/game licenses.  Assist in processing vital records including birth, death & marriage licenses.  Maintain & preserve DNR records & vital records.  Assist in daily balancing & deposit preparation.  Supervise & assist genealogy researchers.  The ability to read & understand legal descriptions would be a benefit.  Applications & full job description can be picked up at the Allamakee County Recorder’s Office or on-line at the Allamakee’s website at: http://www.allamakee.us/.   Completed applications will be accepted either through the mail, email or in person until July 10th 2020 at the Allamakee County Recorder’s Office, 110 Allamakee St, Waukon IA 52172 or dwinke@co.allamakee.ia.us

Job Description


The Allamakee county Sheriff's Office is seeking applications for a full-time Dispatcher/Corrections Officer. This position will involve cross training in dispatching and corrections. Duties include interpreting, prioritizing and dispatching sheriff's deputies, city police, and 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. This position is for nights, every other weekend and holidays, 6 pm to 6 am. 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. Starting hourly wage $17.35/hr.

Applications: The Allamakee County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for this position until 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14, 2020. 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.

For more information, please contact Kerri Berns at 563-568-4521 or email questions to kberns@co.allamakee.ia.us.

Equal Opportunity Employer