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Monroe County - Jobs

Oper II Openings 


Monroe County Secondary Road Department has immediate opening(s) for an OPERATOR II. With a minimum of supervision, safely and efficiently perform skilled, semi-skilled, and manual labor, and operate a variety of light to heavy equipment (excavators, dozers, etc.); maintenance equipment, tandem and semi-trucks to construct, maintain, and repair county roads including repairing and replacing culverts and other structures.

Full Time Dispatch/Jailer - Position

The Monroe County Sheriffs Office is now hiring for a full time dispatch/jailer position. Qualified applicants should be able to type a minimum of 65 words per minute, be computer proficient, have data entry skills, can multi-task, have good communication skills, and lift a minimum of 50 lbs.

Part-time Recycling Coordinator

Brief Description: 

The Coordinator(s) will be responsible for the Monroe County Recycling program. Applicants must be able to work efficiently and independently, have working knowledge

of machinery and equipment, and must have good communication skills. This is a part-time position averaging 22 hours per week with a wage of approximately $20,000 annually or approximately $17.50 per hour based on qualifications. The County will consider filling this role with one or more candidates.

Field Appraiser

Brief Description: 

The Monroe County Assessor’s Office has a full-time position available for a Field Appraiser. This position requires physical inspections and data collection of real property with the ability to input collected data into a CAMA system to determine valuations for property assessments and perform other general office and clerical duties as assigned. The ability to read and identify legal descriptions on maps is preferred. Excellent communication skills, computer skills and the ability to be concise and make sound judgments are essential. Must possess a valid Iowa driver’s license, maintain auto insurance and have reliable transportation.


Applications will be accepted through June 4, 2024.