Polk County Iowa Human Resources

  • Employee Benefits

    Polk County employees enjoy a variety of benefits, including but not limited to:

    * Annual Paid Time Off *

  • 2 - 5 weeks vacation depending on years of service

  • 11 paid holidays

  • 7 personal days

  • 13 days paid sick leave

    * Insurance Benefits *

    IPERS (State retirement plan)

  • Health Insurance (Wellmark Blue Cross/ Blue Shield)

  • Dental Insurance (Delta Dental)¬†

  • Basic Life Insurance (EMC Life Insurance)

  • Disability Insurance

  • Vision Insurance (Delta Vision)

    * Optional Benefits *

    Deferred Compensation (IRS Section 457)

  • Dependent Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Supplemental Life Insurance

Contact Us

Polk County Administrative Building
111 Court Ave, Suite 390
Des Moines, IA 50309

Phone: (515) 286-3200
Fax: (515) 286-3316
Dept. Hours: 8am- 5pm, Mon.-Fri.

humanres@polkcountyiowa.gov

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