Employment Opportunities



The Allamakee County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for the postion of E911/Dispatcher / Corrections Officer. This postition will involve cross training in 911 dispatching and corrections. Duties will include dispatching Sheriff/Police, Fire and Emergency Medical Services to emergency and non-emergency service calls. Other duties include providing for the care, safety and security of inmates in the county jail.

Benefits: Paid health insurance, cafeteria plan, paid vacation, Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS), shift differential pay.

Interested Applicants may contact the Allamakee County Sheriff's Office at (563) 568-4521 or email kberns@co.allamakee.ia.us to reuest an application.

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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Mail completed application to:

Attention: K. Berns

Allamakee County Sheriff's Office

877 Highway 9

Waukon, IA 52172

Allamakee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Victim-Witness Coordinator


Allamakee County is seeking qualified applications for a full-time Victim-Witness Coordinator position at the Allamakee County Attorney’s Office. 

Under the direction and supervision of the Allamakee County Attorney, the Victim-Witness Coordinator will provide assistance to crime victims and witnesses to crimes.

The position will include providing victims with basic information regarding the status of their case, registering victims for notification purposes, assisting victims with the completion of victim impact statements and restitution forms, and making referrals to community services. 

A bachelor’s degree in social work, sociology, psychology, criminal justice or a related field and previous experience in victim’s services, social work, law enforcement or case management is preferred but not required. 

Job application forms are available from the Allamakee County Auditor’s Office - 2nd Floor of the Courthouse in Waukon, Iowa, by calling 563-568-3522, or by visiting http://www.allamakee.us/

Applications and resumes should be mailed to:


Allamakee County Attorney’s Office

110 Allamakee Street

Waukon, IA  52172.

Due date for receipt of applications is September 23, 2022.

 Allamakee County is an equal opportunity employer.


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