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 promoting employment and advancement in employment, to all qualified individuals. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, order of protection status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or unfavorable discharge from military service.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the employment application process. If you need an accommodation due to a disability for any part of the application or hiring process, please contact Human Resources at (618) 684-3143, ext. 102.

 Job Openings:  


Compliance Specialist - Solid Waste

Assoc Environmentalist Sanitarian 

Director of Nursing & Family Services

Registered Nurse - Treatment of Tuberculosis 


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 Pre-Employment Mandated Reporter Training

 Click HERE for Child Abuse/Neglect Mandated Reporter Training

 Click HERE for Elder/Disabled Mandated Reporter Training





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