Boise County Employment

Employment Application


Boise County Road & Bridge Department has an opening for a full time Equipment Operator in the Garden Valley area.  Application and Job Description can be printed from the Boise County website, or call (208)793-2380. Submit Boise County employment application to or mail to Boise County Road & Bridge Department, 39 Brownlee Road, Horseshoe Bend, ID 83629. Pre-employment drug testing is required. Boise County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives Veteran’s preference in its hiring practices.

Equipment Operator Job Description

Boise County Property Appraiser Position opening, located in Idaho City, which is approximately a 45 minute drive from East Boise area.  This is a full time position (40 hours/week) will perform a wide range of duties.  Primary duties include performing on site property inspections and data entry.  Minimum computer skills, attention to detail, ability to work in extreme weather conditions (includes walking and or hiking steep terrain), ability to handle difficult situations, ability to communicate clearly (written and oral), Valid Idaho Driver’s License, and High School Diploma or equivalent a must.  Position will be paid $14.00 per hour.  To apply, submit to the following: (1) a filled-out Boise County application form; (2) a cover letter; and (3) a resume.  The start date is anticipated to be early January, but is somewhat negotiable.

Boise County Solid Waste is accepting applications for a Collection Site Attendant at the Garden Valley and Idaho City Transfer Sites.  Job is part time relief work up to 2 days a week or as needed.  Employment Applications are available at the Clerk’s Office at 420 Main Street, Idaho City, the Horseshoe Bend Courthouse Annex at 383 Highway 55  or by clicking the above link.  Site attendant performs functions in the operation of Boise County Solid Waste including manual labor, maintaining a sanitary collection site, security of site, buildings and gates, maintain waste logs and receipt books.  Equipment operating experience is beneficial, but is not required. Applicants must be 18 years of age, possess a valid Idaho driver’s license and pass a pre-employment drug screening. Applications can be submitted by mail to the Solid Waste Department, PO Box 309, Horseshoe Bend, Idaho, 83629.  Boise County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives Veteran’s Preference in its hiring practices.
Transfer Site Attendant II Job Description

Boise County Planning and Zoning Administrator Job Posting
PZ Administrator job description 
Boise County is seeking a full-time Planning and Zoning Administrator to join Boise County’s leadership team of Elected Officials and Department Supervisors. The successful applicant will be a proven team leader with strong land use planning experience (min. 5 years preferred).
The Planning and Zoning Administrator is responsible for managerial, technical, and administrative development review under the general policy direction and guidance of the Board of County Commissioners. This person should possess the ability to collect, analyze, interpret and draw sound conclusions from both factual and subjective data pertaining to planning and zoning; supervise support personnel; work effectively with a variety of organizations and groups frequently having conflicting perspectives; make clear and concise written and oral reports; strong interpersonal ability to establish and maintain effective relations with others.  This position requires considerable knowledge and experience working with federal, state and local land use regulations.
The successful applicant will be working from the historic town of Idaho City, the county seat of Boise County, located about 36 miles northeast of the City of Boise.  Starting salary dependent on qualifications, experience and certifications, plus a comprehensive benefits package.  For application and job description details go to Completed applications, accompanied by a resume, can be mailed to Boise County Commissioners, PO Box 1300, Idaho City, ID 83631, emailed to  or dropped off at the Miner’s Exchange building, 420 Main Street, Idaho City. Questions can be addressed to Chairman Alan Ward at . Open until filled.  Boise County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives Veteran’s Preference in its hiring practices.

 Boise County Weed Department is now accepting applications for temporary seasonal work.  Opportunities for both certified and non-certified herbicide applicators are available.  Both positions operate application equipment to apply herbicides in the treatment of undesirable vegetation and are responsible for the calibration of and light maintenance for all application equipment. Certified Applicators provide limited professional advice regarding the identification, control, and management of most general vegetation, and all noxious weeds. Certified applicators must possess an Idaho Professional Applicators License for Agricultural Herbicide or Right of Way and Law and Safety.  Pre-employment Drug Testing is required. Must be 18 years of age or older and have a valid Idaho Drivers License. Job Applications can be downloaded by clicking on the above link, picked up at the County Clerk’s Office located at 420 Main Street, Idaho City, Id. 83631, or from the Boise County Weed Department located at 203 Old Emmett Road, Horseshoe Bend Id. 83629 Mon-Thurs. 6:30-4:30. Boise County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives Veteran’s Preference in its hiring practices.

Certified Weed Sprayer Job Description
Non Certified Weed Sprayer Job Description

Boise County Road & Bridge Department is currently accepting applications for a temporary Snow Plow Operator for the Idaho City area. Applications may be obtained from the Boise County website ( or contact the Road Department Office at 793-2380 or the Boise County Clerk’s Office at 420 Main Street, Idaho City, ID 83631. Applications accepted until the position is filled. Pre-employment Drug testing is required.  Boise County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives Veteran’s Preference in its hiring practices.

Temporary Snow Plow Operator Job Description