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. 


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) Job Description

Transfer Station Gatekeeper, Solid Waste, PT, up to 19 hrs/week, starting pay $13.00/hr, DOE, no benefits. One position is open which closes April 17 at 5:00PM.


Weed Sprayers, Weed Department, Seasonal FT, 1 position and PT 1 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.

Marine Deputy, Sheriff’s Office, Seasonal FT & PT available, multiple positions, Pay is $15 - $17/hr, DOE, paid training, no benefits, open until filled.

Under the direction of the Marine/Recreation Sergeant, the Marine Deputy actively seeks to maintain the safety and well-being of all persons who use the waters of Valley County and protect associated property and property owners.  This position promotes boater safety through education, public assistance, and enforcement of boating laws and regulations. Successful Marine Deputies are comfortable in working in marine and on the water environments.  Download Marine Deputy job description. 

Adult Detention Officer, Sheriff’s Office, Cascade Jail. FT, starts at $14.91 /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. 

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.

Juvenile Detention Officer, Court Services, Part time. The Juvenile Detention Center is closing operations effective May 1, 2017. Pay starts at $13.00/hr DOE at the Courthouse Annex in McCall. Shift work required. Work up to 19 hours per week. Must be willing to attend and complete sponsored POST training within one year of hire. Positions open until filled. 

Valley County Extension/Cascade, Student 4-H Summer Intern positions, $11.00 /hr. See U of I jobsite


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