Employment Opportunities

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

All applications are public unless a written request asking that the application be kept confidential is sent with the application pursuant to Iowa Code 21.5(1)(i)


This is a seasonal position, 20-29 hours per week. The person selected for this position will be based at the Mississippi River Eco Tourism Center at Rock Creek Marina and Campground, Camanche, Iowa. The person hired for this position will work under supervision of the Park Supervisor.   

Work Schedule: Shift will be days/afternoon/evenings and must work some holidays and weekends.   Duties: The person(s) hired for this position will gain knowledge in day to day park operations. This position includes the following duties: registering campers,  preparing/ordering food, general custodial maintenance to the MRETC, stocking merchandise, operating cash register and other duties as assigned. Employees must be able to do some climbing, lift up to 40 lbs, and able to stand entire shift. Applicant must be comfortable working with the public. Qualifications:

Must be 18, have a valid driver’s license. Previous experience working with the public and handling cash a plus but will train the right person(s). Pay is $12.00 per hour.

Please complete the county application and email it to [email protected] or mail to PO Box 68 Grand Mound, IA 52751

This position will remain open until positions are filled.


Work under direction of the Park Supervisor on a variety of park maintenance projects.  Operate a variety of power tools, pickup trucks, trailers and mowers.  Must be 18, have a valid drivers license and pass a background check and physical.  This position is up to 40 hours per week..  The position will open again in the spring. Pay rate is $13.50/hour

Please complete the county application and email it to [email protected] or mail to PO Box 68 Grand Mound, IA 52751

This position will remain open until positions are filled.


Clinton County Emergency Management is seeking Medical Examiner Investigators.

To apply, you will need to complete a Clinton County Employment Application and a resume detailing your qualification for the position.

The application and resume can be emailed to the following:  [email protected]
The application and resume can also be mailed to:
Emergency Management
c/o Dan Howard
241 7th Ave North
P.O. Box 2957
Clinton Iowa 52733-2957
Applications can also be dropped off in person to Emergency Management located on the second floor of the Law Center, 241 7th Ave North, Clinton, Iowa 52732
Deadline for applications is ongoing.

The Clinton County Sheriff's Office is now seeking applications for the Sheriff's Reserves.

Prospective reserves must pass a timed written test, a physical test, and a basic oral interview. A background check on the applicant’s driving record and a criminal history will be performed. Applicants who successfully pass the above criteria are then invited for a second oral interview with the Sheriff and members of the Sheriff reserve executive board. Top candidates will then be invited to take a psychological exam. The final step for those selected will be a physical exam. The entire cost of the process is paid for by the Sheriff’s reserves .
If you have any questions please contact Sergeant Steve Cundiff 563/242-9211 ext 4503

Clinton County Employment Application


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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