Why Choose DHW and Idaho?

Our employees participate in rewarding work for the citizens of Idaho and we offer very competitive compensation and benefits in a beautiful state.  DHW & Idaho-It's a great place to live and work!

Attractive compensation package

The following benefits are offered to our eligible full-time positions (part-time position's benefits are prorated):

  • 10 paid holidays
  • Generous vacation and sick leave
  • Paid parental leave
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance - incredible rates!
  • PERSI state-matched pension
  • PERSI Choice 401(k)
  • Deferred compensation plan
  • Life insurance
  • Short and long-term disability insurance
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) 
  • Wide variety of training opportunities
  • Some positions offer flexible hours and/or telecommuting
Salmon River near Stanley
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Salmon River near Stanley
Group of people in a raft on a river
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Numerous rafting opportunities
Two men bicycling on a desert trail
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Abundant trails for biking offered in town, foothills, or mountains.
hot air balloons in the boise sky
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Boise Idaho - Festival of Balloons
Adult with toddler hiking on a wooded path
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Over 19,000 miles of scenic hiking trails are offered in Idaho.
A distant view of a gorge and waterfall in Idaho
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Multiple waterfalls to visit and hike around.
man fly fishin in the Boise River
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Idaho is famous for its blue-ribbon trout!
Living in Idaho

Located in the Pacific Northwest, Idaho is America’s Best Kept Secret. Idaho offers countless hiking trails, beautiful lakes and rivers, and breathtaking scenery. If you like biking and boating, camping and climbing, or even horseback riding, Idaho is for you.

Our defined seasons mean Idaho offers year-round recreational opportunities. Great schools and a low cost-of-living make these close-knit communities great places to live.

Although the adventure is the reason you may come to Idaho, the people are the reason you will want to stay. Our safe and welcoming communities will soon be home to you.

Idaho is a true gem. Our state is an abundance of natural beauty, culture and quality of life, and it has something for everyone. After you see it for yourself, we are certain you will love it as much as we do. We welcome you to come visit and we will proudly show off what our state and organization have to offer you and your family.