The Jackson County Highway Department is accepting applications for a Highway Maintainer. Candidates must successfully complete all pre-employment physical, drug and alcohol screenings, and possess a valid Illinois driver’s license. A commercial driver’s license is preferred for this position. Maintenance Workers provide day labor, truck driving and heavy equipment operation for the maintenance of the roadways of Jackson County. Complimentary experience will be considered. Full time benefits include partially paid health, vision and dental insurance; paid sick, holiday and vacation time; Eligibility in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund pension plan, and limited overtime availability. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled and should be submitted to the Jackson County Highway Department Office, 1200 Enterprise Avenue, Murphysboro, IL 62966 or by email to the same. Jackson County is an equal opportunity employer.