Skye Mercer
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 8:00am to 5:00pm

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Learn more About Living in Kootenai County


  • Kootenai County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. View our Equal Employment Opportunity Plan. We offer employment preference to Veterans of the United States Armed Services in accordance with provisions of Idaho Code 65-502 and Idaho Code 65-504.
  • Need an accommodation? Contact the HR Department at (208)-446-1640. Here is more information about accessibility in accordance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act and the ADA Amendments Act.
  • Kootenai County is an Everify employer. Employees must be lawful to work in the United States. Job Rights Poster: English - Spanish
  • We are a drug free workplace; pre-employment drug testing is required for all positions. Safety-sensitive positions require random drug testing. For more information about drug free workplace, see policy #431 of the personnel policy manual, and Click here for the County's Drug and Alcohol Policy for DOT Safety Sensitive positions.
  • A background check or credit check may be required. 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.