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)

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 November 6, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Clinton County has an opening for a Full time Clerk I in the Recorder’s Office

Successful applicants must have two-three years of related experience in real estate, banking, legal, customer service or document processing work.  High School Diploma/GED Required.  An AA degree in business administration or related field preferred.

Please see the Job description here.

If you feel you have the qualifications listed within the job description and would like to be considered for the position,  applicants should submit a Clinton County Job Application form, along with a resume and cover letter to:

Clinton County Administration Building
P.O. Box 2957
Clinton, IA 52733
ATTN:  Human Resources


Place in County Administration Building Drop Box


e-mailed to: [email protected]

Clinton County Communications is seeking qualified applicants for the position of 911 Emergency 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 $17.93/hour increasing to $22.41/hour after probation.

For a complete job description 

Applications may be downloaded below or picked up in person from the Clinton County Sheriffs Office, 241 7th Ave North. Clinton, IA.

Application of Employment
Release of Information for Preliminary Background Check

Please send application, release, and resume including cover letter to:
Eric Dau
Clinton County Communications Director
PO Box 2957
Clinton, IA 52733-2957

by no later than 4 p.m. Friday October 23, 2020. EOE.

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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