Courthouse Hours
8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Monday - Friday Driver's License Hours
8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Monday - Friday Renewals
8:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Written Test
8:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.

Driving Test Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday by Appointment

Employment Opportunities

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 the employer..

To print general application click here..Return/mail application to: Louisa County Auditor, PO Box 186, Wapello IA 52653

To print Jailer application click here..

Return/mail application to: Louisa County Sheriff, 12635 County Rd G56 Suite 102, Wapello IA 52653

To Print Deputy Sheriff's Application click here..

Return/mail application to: Louisa County Sheriff, 12635 County Rd G56 Suite 102, Wapello IA 52653


- CNA Job Opening -

Louisa County Public Health has a full-time opening for a Certified Nursing Assistant to provide quality in-home care services to our clients in Louisa County. Responsibilities may include: assisting with personal care, meal preparation, housekeeping, grocery shopping, and companionship. All candidates must have a valid CNA Certificate and previous experience, home health experience preferred. Position requires a valid driver’s license, auto insurance, and reliable transportation. Applicant must have: excellent oral/written and time management skills, be comfortable with computer charting, and able to meet compliance with regulations and standards. This is a full time, days only position, with benefits. Wage dependent upon experience. Applications can be printed at or picked up in our office. Please submit all applications by February 1, 2019 to: Louisa County Public Health

Roxanne Smith RN, BSN

805 JL Hodges Avenue N

Wapello, IA 52653



Join the healthcare team at Louisa County Public Health

Full-time opening for an RN

Requirements: Current Iowa RN license, BSN preferred

Valid Iowa drivers license with proof of personal auto liability insurance and reliable mode of transportation for local travel.

Experience:  3-5 years direct patient care required.

Public Health and home care experience with OASIS experience preferred.  

Job Description: Provide skilled nursing care to home care patients of all ages. Assist with: immunization clinics, communicable disease follow-up/education, quality improvement projects, bio-emergency preparedness planning/exercises. 

Full Time position: Monday-Friday days only, with rotating on-call hours required.

Benefit package including: IPERS, health insurance, paid time off includes: sick/casual/holiday/vacation

Applications available in office or online, please drop off or mail application and resume to:

Louisa County Public Health

805 JL Hodges Ave N, Wapello, Iowa 52653

Attention: Roxanne Smith RN, BSN Administrator

Application Deadline February 1, 2019