Human Resources Mission Statement

In support of Valley County's principles, values, vision and planning, it is the mission of human resources to support the total operation of Valley County in meeting its goals and public service through its most valuable resource - its PEOPLE.  With a focus built on mutual respect, and good government, we team together as tax payers, residents and employees to make Valley County a better place. WE ARE VALLEY COUNTY!

Valley County is a scenic rural county located in west central Idaho. The County is home to the beautiful resort town of McCall which is located on pristine Payette Lake. McCall’s Winter Carnival draws ice and snow sculptors from around the country. There are two ski resorts serving Valley County, Brundage Mountain (in Adam’s county bordering Valley County) and Tamarack which offers great powder skiing.  Valley County is also home to outstanding and numerous snowmobiling and Nordic ski trails. If you are more into warm weather activities, Valley County offers world class whitewater and wilderness opportunities on the Payette and Salmon rivers in addition to the Frank Church, River of No Return Wilderness area. The area hosts the best back country flying experience in the lower 48 states.  In the summer the County comes alive with boaters, campers, hikers and anglers.  If backpacking is your passion the County sports numerous back country lakes, streams, and rivers.  If you are looking for a lifestyle away from the hustle and bustle of larger metropolitan areas, Valley County is for you!

You may apply for the job openings listed below.  A separate application is required for each position for which you apply.  You can fill out an application and email, fax or submit a paper application.  A resume or letter of interest cannot be accepted in place of a fully completed County application, but may be attached to an application as additional information.

Valley County maintains a drug free workplace.  Pre-employment drug and background screenings are required for all positions unless a specific exemption is stated in the job posting. Valley County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO) and Provider. 

Valley County Policy and Human Resources Documents

Valley County Personnel Policy 2017

Deputy Coroner

The Deputy Coroner is a part time on call position with Valley County where the primary function is to investigate scenes of death to determine the cause and manner of death. Duties include assisting in investigations, maintaining accurate and complete documentation and records, performing cremation exams, maintaining databases and files.  This position will work closely with law enforcement, medical personnel and other parties.  If you are interested in this position, please complete a general Valley County Application, attach a resume, and forward to  For more information, please click here: VC Deputy Coronor Posting.

Patrol Deputy, Sheriff's Office, FT, starting salary $20.67/hr. DOE .+ benefits and training. Currently seeking person with POST certification and experience. Shift work and weekend shifts are required. Position is open until filled. 

Adult Detention Officer, Sheriff’s Office, Cascade Jail. FT, starts at $18.23/hr. DOE + benefits and training, including POST certification. Shift work and weekend shifts are required. Position is open until filled.
 Job Summary:  Under the direction of the Jail Sergeant the Detention Deputy ensures inmates are safe, cared for, and following the jail rules.  This position may need to use force to keep volatile situations from becoming out of control. Download Detention Deputy job description. 

Communications Deputy, Sheriff's Office, FT in Cascade. Position starts at $16.52/hr DOE, plus full benefits and paid training. Shift work is required. Law Enforcement application required. Position open until filled. Download Communications Deputy job description. 


Valley County Law Enforcement Application Form. Required for the Dispatcher, Detention Deputy, and  Information Technology positions.

Valley County  Sheriff Hiring Standards (Word Document)

Valley County Law Enforcement Application (PDF Document)

General Valley County Application Form.

Valley County Job Application (Non Law Enforcement Positions) (Word Document)

Valley County Job Application  (Non Law Enforcement Positions) (PDF Document)





219 N. Main Street
P.O. Box 1350
Cascade, ID  83611

Phone: 208-382-7148
Fax: 208-382-7107