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 Wednesdays 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



Louisa County is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Truck Driver. This full time position has excellent benefits and a starting wage of $18.40/hr. Candidates must have a valid CDL with recent experience operating diesel trucks or construction equipment. Work will require physical labor, routine machine maintenance and the ability to work under adverse weather conditions. Work will be based out of the Columbus Junction shop. New hire will be required to pass a D.O.T. physical and drug screen. Applications will be accepted through September 1st at the Louisa County Engineer’s Office. Louisa County is an EOE.





Board of Health Appointment


The Louisa County Board of Supervisors is seeking applicants for a volunteer Louisa County Board of Health  member. The term begins January 2017 and lasts for three years.  Applicants must be a resident of Louisa County.

The five-member board serves without pay and is responsible for establishing the policies and goals of the Louisa County Board of Health. 

Applications and information will be available at the Louisa County Auditor’s office in the courthouse or online at Completed applications should be returned to the auditor by Friday, December 15, 2016 for consideration.  Appointment will be made in January.

BOH Brochure




Board of Health

Applications may be acquired at the Louisa County Engineer’s Office, 8313 K Avenue, Wapello, IA 52653 or online at