Herrin City Hall
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Herrin City Library
Fountain in the Park
Coal Miners Memorial
Herrin Cemetery

Welcome to the City of Herrin 

I personally welcome you to Herrin, a city on the move and growing.  In the heart of beautiful Southernmost Illinois, Herrin is a great place to live, work, play, raise a family and do business. If you’re already a part of our community, thank you. If you’re considering relocating your home or business to Herrin - or simply thinking about a visit -- please do. We would love to have you.  The door to the Mayor’s office is open so come by and say hello.

Steve Frattini,

Mayor of the City of Herrin

 
City of Herrin Seal

Herrin Police Department

321 North 14th Street, Herrin, IL 62948

all water bills are due the 20th of each month.  failure to pay by the 1St of the following month will result in disconnection.  to reconnect service, you will be charged an additional $50.00.

TRASH COLLECTION NOTICE

Per Ordinance: Trash may be placed to the curb no earlier than the afternoon before your pickup day.  It must be placed out by 7 a.m. on your scheduled day.  Routes begin at 7 a.m. and they may arrive at anytime thereafter.  They may pickup earlier or later than in the past.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CODES ADMINISTRATOR

CITY OF HERRIN

 

Scope of Duties

  1. Interpretation and enforcement of codes and city ordinances.

  2. Research and prepare codes related documentation as it pertains to best practices and recommendations.

  3. Conduct general safety and occupancy inspections

  4. Investigate and address health and safety violations

  5. Review building and site plans for new construction

  6. Interact with other departments, agencies and boards

 

Qualifications and Experience

  1. High school diploma or equivalent.  Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in construction management or related field preferred.

  2. Considerable knowledge of the scope and purpose of municipal building, zoning, property maintenance, and health safety codes.

  3. Basic knowledge of construction methods related to the structural, electrical, and plumbing aspects of building.

  4. Ability to resolve complex and potentially volatile issues in a professional and respectful manner.

  5. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  6. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (including Work and Excel), data base programs, GIS applications, email and internet use.

  7. Ability to work in all weather conditions and navigate various terranes

 

A background, drug screen, physical exam and valid Illinois driver’s license is required.  Successful Candidate must reside within the city limits of Herrin.

Applications available at the Herrin City Clerk’s Office, 300 N. Park Avenue, Herrin, IL 62948 or by clicking here.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  The City of Herrin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Quick Contacts

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Herrin Police Department

321 North 14th Street, Herrin, IL 62948                Phone:618-942-4132

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Public Works/Water Department

300 North Park Avenue, Herrin, IL 62948              Phone:618-942-3177

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Code Enforcement

300 North Park Avenue, Herrin, IL 62948             Phone:618-942-6004

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Herrin City Library

120 North 13th Street, Herrin, IL 62948                Phone:618-942-6109

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Sewer Plant

1225 Weaver Road, Herrin, IL 62948                Phone:618-942-4333

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Mayor's Office/Budget Office

300 North Park Avenue, Herrin, IL 62948             Phone:618-942-6166

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City Clerk's Office

300 North Park Avenue, Herrin, IL 62948              Phone:618-942-3175

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Herrin Fire Department

401 South Park Ave, Herrin, IL 62948                    Phone:618-942-6514

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Animal Control                           

1225 Weaver Road, Herrin, Il 62948

Phone:  618-988-1777

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