Employment Opportunities

Full-Time Real Estate/ Elections Position

Hiring:  The Louisa County Auditor will be hiring a full-time office position.  The position has a full benefits package available.  Experience in accounting, abstracting or real estate, surveying terms, and legal terminology applicable to real estate transactions would be beneficial.  Applicants must be reliable, self-motivated, have knowledge of the GIS system, Excel, and Windows programs. Communication skills, verbal and written are essential. Position will also include voter registration entry and managing elections within the County.

Applications can be picked up at the Louisa County Auditor’s Office or downloaded

Deadline for completed applications is September 12, 2022.

Completed applications can be mailed or dropped off to the Auditor’s Office Po Box 186 Wapello, Iowa 52653 EOE.

Assessor's Office

The Louisa County Assessor’s Office has an opening for a full-time appraisal assistant/data specialist with the opportunity to advance. Previous office experience with good communication and public relations skills are a must. Must be able to handle confrontation professionally, meet deadlines, be self-motivated, detail oriented, accurate and follow directives. Knowledge of computer and math skills is essential. The position would require outside work as well as office duties. Physical requirements such as walking and climbing many types of grades and terrain to assist in the property appraisal process including physical inspection and listing of land, buildings, and improvements.   Some knowledge of construction practices, property appraisals, familiarity with GIS and legal descriptions is preferred but not required.  Must be willing to attend classes, meetings and conferences related to the assessing field. Must be willing to learn the assessor’s CAMA (computer assisted mass appraisal) system. High School diploma or equivalent is required. Must possess a valid Iowa driver’s license and maintain vehicle insurance. Please submit a resume, cover letter and application to the Louisa County Assessor’s Office, 117 S Main ST, PO Box 284, Wapello, IA 52653. A copy of the application is available at the Louisa County Assessor’s Office, can be requested by calling 319-523-6111 or can be downloaded from the link below. Deadline to apply to the Assessor’s Office is 4:30 p.m. Thursday, December 15, 2022.https://louisacountyia.gov/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Generic-Job-Application.pdf

Louisa County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with their supervisor or department head.

General Application

Return or e-mail application to:

Louisa County Auditor
PO Box 186
Wapello IA 52653


Jailer Application

Return/mail application to:

Louisa County Sheriff
12635 County Rd G56 Suite 102
Wapello IA 52653


Deputy Sheriff’s Application

Return/e-mail application to:

Louisa County Sheriff
12635 County Rd G56 Suite 102
Wapello IA 52653


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