Jackson County Health Department

Promoting Health, Preventing Illness, Protecting our Environment and Preparing for Emergencies

Employment Opportunities



It is the policy of Jackson County Health Department to seek and employ qualified individuals and to provide equal employment opportunities for both applicants and present employees with regard to recruitment, hiring, placement, training, compensation, benefits, promotion or transfer and termination.  We are dedicated to taking affirmative action to promote employment and advancement in employment, to all qualified individuals. 


Job Opening:  

                            Public Health Environmentalist


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 415 Health Department Road

Murphysboro, IL 62966

Monday - Friday 8AM - 4PM





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After Hours Emergencies 800-875-0162