How To Apply
If you feel that you meet the minimum
requirements for a position as published,
please submit a Kootenai
County Application, cover
letter & resume unless otherwise specified.
The application must be received by the
Kootenai County Human Resources Dept. by
5:00 p.m. on the deadline date. Items postmarked
on the deadline date will be accepted as
well. If information is faxed, it must
be followed up by the original documentation
within 5 working days.
A separate packet must be submitted for
Successful Candidate Employment Information
-If you are offered a position, you WILL
be subject to a pre-employment drug test.
-A criminal background check is required
for all positions.
-A psychological and/or polygraph test MAY
-New hire orientation is conducted each
Monday morning with staff from the Human
Resources Dept. The purpose of orientation
is to provide you with information regarding
County benefits and enroll you as a new
The Internal Revenue Code requires an employer
to include each employee’s Social
Security number when filing information
returns, such as Form W-2. Kootenai County
requires that you have your Social Security
Card on your first day of employment. If
you do not have a Social Security Card,
please contact the Social Security office
and apply for a duplicate card prior to
beginning employment with Kootenai County.
Also, the name on your Social Security
card must match the name that is placed
on your W-4.