Employment Opportunities



The Allamakee County Sheriff's Office is currently seeking candidates to fill the position of Deputy Sheriff. This is a full-time position with benefits. The starting wage is $25.15 to $29.02 per hour depending upon qualifications.Applicants must be at least 18 years of age upon civil service testing, have a high school diploma or equivalent and possess a valid Iowa driver's license. Testing date to be announced.

Interested persons may obtain an application at the Allamakee County Sheriff's Office located at 877 Highway 9, Waukon, IA or click here for application.

Please submit your completed application by mail or in person to the Allamakee County Sheriff's Office,

ATTN: Office of Sheriff, Allamakee County, 877 Highway 9, Waukon, IA 52172.

Application deadline is Friday, August 20, 2021 at 12:00 p.m.

Application for Deputy Sheriff



Allamakee County Secondary Road Department is taking

applications for two(2) Equipment Operators/MM II who will work mainly out of the Waukon Shop operating various equipment, dump trucks and doing road maintenance. Applicants shall possess a valid Class B CDL with at least 2 years experience operating and maintaining road construction equipment. Beneficial to have commercial pesticide applicators license. Required to live within Allamakee County within 90 days of hire for emergency call out situations.  Successful applicants subject to pre-employment and random drug/alcohol/physical testing.  Wage $21.04-$23.38 per hour plus benefits DOQ. 

Job application forms are due by 08/20/21

and can be filled out at the Allamakee County Engineer’s Office, 870 4th St. NW, Waukon, IA 52172 or job application and full job description can also be downloaded at https://www.allamakeecounty.iowa.gov

Job Description


Employee FMLA Rights

Allamakee County is an Equal Opportunity Employer