Job Opportunities



Clay County Secondary Roads Department has two openings, one for a General Maintenance Worker – Road Crew.

Work reporting location will be Clay County Maintenance Building in Webb.


The other is for a Motor Grader Operator I. 

The work reporting location will be Clay County Maintenance Building in Spencer.


Eligible candidates must:

Possess a valid Type -A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with air brakes and semi-trailer combination endorsement or be able to obtain one within (60) days of employment.

 Provide proof of insurance.

Have a high school diploma or GED certification.


We offer a comprehensive benefit package and IPERS. A full job description and application is available below.


Mail Application to: 

Clay County Engineer’s Office

300 W 4th StreeSuite 5

Spencer IA  51301


Or email:


Applications will be accepted through 4:30PM on Monday, October 02, 2023.

Clay County is an equal opportunity employer.

2023 Seasonal Conservation Aide Ad

The Clay County Conservation Board is now accepting applications for seasonal conservation aide positions. These seasonal employees will be working approximately 12 – 16 weeks at 40 hours/week during the late spring and summer months. Some weekend work may be required throughout the course of the seasonal employment term.


Clay County Sheriff


The Clay County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for a full-time Jailer.

This position comes with full time employment benefits including paid vacation, holiday pay, health insurance, life insurance, sick leave and an IPERS retirement program. Duties include but are not limited to the care, supervision and transportation of county jail prisoners.