Human Resources

Buchanan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).  It is the policy of Buchanan County to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA).  The County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourage prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.


Correctional Officer/Jailer:
Applications and completed job descriptions will be accepted through May 18, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. or until an eligible candidate is located for a Correctional Officer/Jailer for the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department.  Applications can be obtained at the Buchanan County Sheriff's office, 210 5th Ave. N.E., Independence, IA or from the below Buchanan County Employment Application.  Click on the link to review the posting and full job description.

Buchanan County Employment Application
(This application is fillable but must be downloaded and printed.  The application can not be sent electronically.)