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 offer great powder skiing.  Valley County is also home to outstanding and numerous snowmobiling and Nordic ski trails. World class whitewater and wilderness opportunities are right here in Valley County on the Payette and Salmon rivers and in 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 an illicit drug free workplace (DFW) and pre-employment drug screening and a background check 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. 

Deputy Court Clerk, Clerk’s Office. This is a Part Time position without benefits in the Court Clerks’ Office at the Valley County Courthouse in Cascade. Pay starts at $13.00/hr with a regular work load of no more than 19 hours per week. This is a part time non-exempt hourly position.

 Summary Description: Under the direction of the Valley County Court Supervisor, the part time Deputy Court Clerk performs a variety of official and clerical duties for the Valley County Court of law; including preparation of docket of cases to be called; file creation and management; providing customer service for public, Judges, attorneys and court participants; data entry for Idaho judicial software program, preparation of official Court documents; telephone, FAX and mailing duties, Courtroom duties and other work as assigned.

Please submit applications to Gabby Knapp, Chief Deputy Clerk

Road Maintenance Technician, Road Department, FT + benefits, starting pay is $14.42/hr, DOE. CDL with Tanker endorsement required. 3 positions open until filled. Download Road Maintenance Tech job description.

I.T. Network Analyst, I.T. Department, FT, starting pay $20.00/hr., DOE, full benefits. (Please submit a resume for review before filling out a formal application) Download Network Analyst job description

Weed Sprayers, Weed Department, Seasonal, 1 PT  position open. Pay starts at $12/hr unlicensed and $13.00/hr upon becoming licensed as an applicator, DOE, no benefits. Position(s) are expected to run May 9 to Sept 30. Positions open until filled. Download Seasonal Weed Sprayer job description.

Human Resources/Risk Management - Valley County seeks an individual to fulfill its human resource position.  This is a part-time 20 hour a week position and requires both on site working hours and allows for some tele-commuting.  Associate degree preferred. SHRM-SPC or similar certification required.  Position requires all functions of HR to include recruitment and selection of applicants, overseeing HR policies, benefit management, and reporting of HR functions.  The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge of HR functions, a demonstrated track record in developing and implementing HR objectives, superior interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to engage and earn the respect of employees and leaders.  Applicants shall complete a Valley County employment application along with a cover letter outlining their proposal for work/tele-commute options. Salary is DOE. Please send applications to or by mail to PO Box 1350 Cascade ID 83611

Deputy Coroner - Valley County seeks an individual to serve as deputy coroner on a part time on call basis.  Minimum qualifications are a high school diploma and a valid driver's license. Above average strength, agility, and endurance are necessary due to the nature of this position.  Candidates must understand this position requires dealing with highly sensitive issues and empathy in dynamic situations.  Some training is required which will be provide by the County.  Applicants should complete a Valley County Employment Application. Please send applications to or by mail to PO Box 1350 Cascade ID 83611

Patrol Deputy, Sheriff's Office, FT, starting salary $38,708.80 to $45,177.60 DOE .+ benefits and training. Currently seeking person with POST certification. Shift work and weekend shifts are required. Position is open until filled.

Adult Detention Officer, Sheriff’s Office, Cascade Jail. FT, starts at $17.20/hr. non-certified and 18.23/hr. certified, 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. 

911 Dispatcher, Sheriff's Office, FT in Cascade. Position starts at $14.91/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