Employment Opportunities


To apply for a position, complete and return a Clinton County Employment application to the department and address listed in the posting.

Clinton County Employment Application 


Clinton County is currently accepting applications to fill an Engineering Technician 4 position in Clinton within the Secondary Road Department.  The position involves the completion of road and bridge design work, computer aided drafting, road construction inspection, bridge and culvert inspection, surveying and engineering administration tasks as required.  Applications are being accepted at the Clinton County Engineer’s Office at 1900 North 3rd Street, Clinton, Iowa, 52733, through April 17, 2015.  AAS in Civil and Construction Engineering Technology or BS in Civil Engineering or equivalent related experience required (EEO/AA).  Applications may also be submitted online by visiting http://www.clintoncounty-ia.gov. Resumes may also be submitted with the application.  Applications and resumes can be emailed to engineer@clintoncounty-ia.gov.

Clinton County Communications is seeking qualified applicants to form an eligibility list for the position of 911 Telecommunicator.  Duties include receiving information requiring law enforcement, fire and/or medical responses and transferring the information via radio and/or phone to proper emergency or non-emergency services. Applicant must be able to pass a thorough background check, physical, psychological exam, and drug screen.  Must have a working knowledge of the windows operating system; be able to type at least 30 words per minute.  Starting pay is $15.80/hour increasing to $19.75 after probation.  Please read the 911 Telecommunicator document for a complete job description.  Applications may be downloaded off of the website or picked up in person from the Clinton County Sheriffs Office 241 7th Ave North. Clinton, IA.  Please send applications and resume including cover letter to Eric Dau, Clinton County Communications Manager, PO Box 2957, Clinton, IA 52733-2957 no later than 4 p.m. Friday March 20, 2015.  EOE.


The Clinton County Sheriff's Department is accepting applications for the position ofSheriff's Reserve.  This is a volunteer position. Please read Reserve Applicant information for more information.

It is the policy of Clinton County to provide equal treatment to all Clinton County employees and applicants for Clinton County employment without regard to race, color, religion, political affiliation, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, except as bona fide occupational qualifications may require otherwise.  This policy applies to all human resources actions and procedures including, but not limited to: recruitment, selection, training, compensation, benefit programs, promotion, demotion, transfer and termination of employment.

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