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Current Job Openings



Madison County Assessor's Office is seeking an Assessment Technician. Position included general office duties and assistance with property assessment.

Must have high school diploma or equivalent, valid Iowa Driver's License, 2-4 year's work- related experience in real estate preferred, 2-4 year’s work-related appraisal experience preferred, building and construction knowledge preferred, and strong customer service skills. Full-time position with IPERS, Medical and Life benefits.


Visit www.madisoncounty, Job Opportunities or contact Human Resource Director at 515-462-5026 for complete job description and application.

Return your completed application and resume to Human Resource Director, PO Box 152, 112 N JohnWayne Drive, Winterset, Iowa 50273 or email position open until filled.


Madison County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Dispatcher Jailer Opening


Full-time employment in the Office of the Madison County Sheriff. IPERS, medical, paid time-off, and life benefits eligible position. Position includes night, holiday, and weekend hours. 



MOTOR GRADER OPERATOR POSITION for Madison County Secondary Road Department. Requirements: Must have one (1) year of experience using heavy equipment, i.e. road grader, and perform semi-skilled and manual labor including the operation of light and medium heavy equipment. Possess a Class “A” Commercial Driver’s License, and pre-employment drug testing.


The starting wage is $25.75 per hour with a $0.25 increase per hour after 90 days. Longevity pay for every completed year of service. Leave time package is included with employment. Medical & life benefits included. IPERS retirement package. Great working hours. Normal hours are five (5), 8-hour days, Monday through Friday 7:00 am to 3:30 pm. Summer hours are four (4), 10-hour days, Monday through Thursday 6:00 am to 4:30 pm.


The application form and job description is available at the Madison County Human Resources website;

Submit your application for consideration to the Human Resources (HR) office email;, or mail to Madison County Human Resources, PO Box 152, Winterset, Iowa 50273, prior to the posting deadline of MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2023 – 4:30 pm OR applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Inquiries may be directed to the Human Resources Department via phone at (515) 462-5026 or emailed to


Madison County is accepting applicants to fill the position of Assistant Engineer. The position is responsible for the development of engineering projects under the direction of County Engineer and includes assistance in the planning, surveying, design, drafting, construction inspection, and material testing of secondary road projects. Responds to citizen inquires and requests; provides feedback and follows up with County residents to ensure concerns are accurately and adequately addressed.


Full-time employment in the Office of the Madison County Treasurer. IPERS, medical, paid time-off, and life benefits eligible position.
Under general supervision of the Madison County Treasurer, performs and assists with duties, including, but not limited to all aspects of daily and monthly accounting procedures, assists the public with property tax, motor vehicle and Driver’s License.


Visit, for an application and job description or contact Human Resource Director Tessa Prochaska at for more information. All applications must be received by 4:30PM on February 10, 2023, or application will be accepted until the position is filled.


If mailing, send application and resume to:

Madison County Human Resources
Attn: Tessa Prochaska
112 N John Wayne Drive,
Winterset, Iowa 50273