Skye Mercer
HR Director

For General Questions:
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P: (208) 446-1640

Physical Address:
451 Government Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
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Mailing Address:
PO Box 9000
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm


Hours: Monday through Friday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Contact us:; (208) 446-1640
All Inquiries are welcome.
24 Hour Job Hotline (updated twice weekly, as needed): (208) 446-1001

Welcome to the Kootenai County Human Resources Department!

Dorothy Cross - HR Generalist, Benefits & Compensation; Cecilia Sweet - HR Generalist, Compliance;
Skye Mercer - HR Director; Kim Buffin - HR Generalist, Employee Relations;
CK Kirkpatrick, - HR Coordinator
(Pictured Left to Right)

The Kootenai County HR Department's mission is to provide quality Human Resources Services to support the mission of Kootenai County. We provide guidance and expertise in the following areas:

  • Recruitment, on-boarding, retention
  • Benefits, wellness, compensation
  • Training and development
  • Compliance

Click here to view the 2018 Human Resources Strategic Plan

Click here to view the 2018 Human Resources Strategic Plan Presentation

Equal Opportunity Employer · Veteran's Preference · Drug-Free Workplace

Main County Administration Building
Physical Address: 451 Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814 Mailing Address: PO Box 9000, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000
Main Phone Number: (208) 446-1000 Contact Us
Click here for directions to the County Administration Building and Courthouse.