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.
Mayor of the City of Herrin
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.
CITY OF HERRIN
Scope of Duties
Interpretation and enforcement of codes and city ordinances.
Research and prepare codes related documentation as it pertains to best practices and recommendations.
Conduct general safety and occupancy inspections
Investigate and address health and safety violations
Review building and site plans for new construction
Interact with other departments, agencies and boards
Qualifications and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent. Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in construction management or related field preferred.
Considerable knowledge of the scope and purpose of municipal building, zoning, property maintenance, and health safety codes.
Basic knowledge of construction methods related to the structural, electrical, and plumbing aspects of building.
Ability to resolve complex and potentially volatile issues in a professional and respectful manner.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (including Work and Excel), data base programs, GIS applications, email and internet use.
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.