Central Iowa Juvenile
Detention Center


Current Job Openings

Position Location Application Due Date Job Description
Transporters Clarinda, Knoxville, Ottumwa, Oskaloosa, Creston, Des Moines, Fort Dodge, Marshalltown Hiring Immediately Job Description
In Home Counselors Waterloo, Knoxville, Indianola Hiring Immediately Job Description

Central Iowa Detention is a diverse, multi-service collaboration between over 40 Iowa counties with a focus on providing high quality human services.  We have taken the best characteristics from government, nonprofit and private sector businesses and agencies and molded them all together in a way that is uniquely Central Iowa Detention’s.  We believe in cost effective, accountable business practices and trust that new challenges and competition creates better treatment and care for those we serve. 

We invest vast resources in our employees and take pride in helping them become the best they can be for now and in the future.  We encourage a true learning environment where employees learn from mistakes and are taught that failure is part of learning and achieving ultimate success.  Our employees are the backbone of our agency and our leadership team makes great strides to ensure that expectations are high and the rewards of employment are even higher.  Our employees have moved on to important positions in law enforcement, human service, corrections and various other positions where we hope they are still utilizing skills they learned during their time in with our agency.    

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