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.

JOB POSTINGS:

Correctional Officer/Jailer:
Applications and completed job descriptions will be accepted through May 31, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. for a Correctional Officer/Jailer for the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department.  Applications can be obtained at the Buchanan County Sheriff's Dept. at 210 5th Ave. N.E., Independence, IA or from the below Buchanan County Employment Application.  Click on the link to view the posting and full job description.


Part-time Dispatcher:
Applications and completed job descriptions will be accepted through Friday, June 14, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. for a Part-time Dispatcher for the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department.  Applications can be obtained at the Buchanan County Sheriff's Dept. at 210 5th Ave. N.E., Independence, IA  or from the below Buchanan County Employment Application.  Click on the link to view the part-time dispatcher 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.)