Skye Reynolds
HR Director

For General Questions:
Email: Click Here
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 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

KOOTENAI COUNTY HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT

Employment Opportunities

For questions, please contact: kchr@kcgov.us or (208) 446-1645
24 Hour Job Hotline (updated twice weekly, as needed): (208) 446-1001

  VALUES

We work with a purpose. At Kootenai County we believe in Professionalism, Customer Focus, Accountability, Communication, and Teamwork. Kootenai County employees take pride in providing quality, cost-effective public resources to our community. Kootenai County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

  EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Kootenai County offers a comprehensive benefits package for benefits-eligible employees, including:

  • Affordable Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 10 Paid Holidays, Sick Time, and a Competitive Vacation Allowance
  • An Extensive Employee Wellness Program
  • Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI) Contribution
  • Employer-Paid Life, Long Term Disability, and AD&D Insurance
  • Voluntary Decreasing Term Life Insurance
  • Employer-paid Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Services
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Additional benefits info
  • General Pay Plan or Sworn Officer Matrices

  •   CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

    POSITION DEPARTMENT SALARY POST DATE CLOSE DATE
    Detention Specialist - MALE Juvenile Detention $17.06/Hr plus $.50 shift differential 3/26/2015 04/03/2015
    Planning Manager Community Development $44,699 to $61,693/Yr/DOE 4/15/2014 04/03/2015
    Seasonal Maintenance Assistant/Part-Time Temporary Sheriff $10.00/Hr 2/24/2015 04/03/2015
    Seasonal Spotter Solid Waste $11.00/Hr 2/27/2015 04/03/2015
    Senior Secretary Community Development $12.05 to $13.86/Hr/DOE 2/6/2015 04/03/2015

    Coming Soon: Online Applications! Kootenai County's application process is converting to an electronic format. As of April 10, 2015, you will be able to apply online for all Kootenai County jobs. Please note that during the week of April 6 - 9, 2015, the HR Department will not be processing applications in order to prepare for the system launch. Kootenai County Job Opportunities

    Jobs

    Click here for Additional Hiring Information for the Sheriff's Office.


      HOW TO APPLY

    • 1)  Obtain an Application

      • Online: Download the online application. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader. You can download the reader here.
      • In-Person:
        451 Government Way, 2nd Floor
        Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814

    • 2)  Follow the Application Instructions Carefully

    • Unless stipulated otherwise under a specific job listing, all application packets must contain the following:

      1. Cover Letter
      2. Resume
      3. Application: Download Kootenai County's employment application.
      4. References: A list of at least three professional references, including: names, nature of the relationship, phone numbers, and email addresses.

    • 3)  Submit Your Application

      1. Email to: kchr@kcgov.us
      2. In-Person:
        451 Government Way, 2nd Floor
        Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814

      3. Mail:
        Kootenai County Human Resources Department
        P.O. Box 9000, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83816-9000

    Applicants who need accommodation for any part of the application and/or hiring process should request the accommodation by contacting the Human Resources Department.



    ***NEW EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY FOR KOOTENAI COUNTY EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES SYSTEMS***
    KCEMSS is looking for an EMS TRANSPORT PROGRAM COORDINATOR
    Click here for details and application instructions
    Please Note: This is not a Kootenai County position.

      IMPORTANT NOTICES:

    Job Rights Poster: English - Spanish
    Employment Eligibility: English - Spanish

  • Kootenai County participates in E-Verify (Employment Verification).
  • Kootenai County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Kootenai County will grant a preference to employment of Veterans of the United States Armed Services in accordance with provisions of Idaho Code 65-502.
  • Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI) Contribution
  • Kootenai County is an At-Will Employer.
  • Kootenai County is a Drug Free Workplace. A pre-employment Drug Test is required for all positions. For some positions a psychological and/or polygraph test may be required.





  • 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.
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