Franklin County Government Employment Opportunities

Franklin County Government is dedicated to the concept of equal opportunity. The County of Franklin, Illinois will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, or marital status, or against any qualified individual with disabilities, in its employment practices, and the treatment of employees. Recognizing that sexual harassment constitutes discrimination on the basis of sex and violates this rule, the agency will not tolerate such conduct.

Franklin County Government uses a standard employment application which can be found by clicking on the link below:

DOWNLOAD: FRANKLIN COUNTY GOVERMENT - EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

 

JOB POSTINGS:

 

FRANKLIN COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY

CLASSIFICATION: Hazardous Materials Planning Specialist
 
NUMBER OF VACANCIES: 1
 
SALARY RANGE: $20,000 - $25,000 Yearly (Part Time - Exempt) 
   
OPENING DATE: 02/10/20 - 08:00 AM
 
CLOSING DATE: 02/21/20 - 04:00 PM
 
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
 
(This list is not comprehensive, but indicates duties and responsibilities which may be redefined pursuant to operational needs):
 

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

-      High school diploma or GED required, degree work preferred. 

-      Illinois Professional Emergency Manager (IPEM) accreditation preferred.

-      Valid Illinois driver’s license required.

 

NOTE: Hire will be subject to additional educational requirements at the discretion of the Office of the Director post hire.

 
WORK HOURS & LOCATION/AGENCY CONTACT
 
Work is performed under the general supervision of the Office of the Director, reporting to the Deputy Director at Emergency Management Headquarters located at 401 E. Park Street in Benton, Illinois. Office hours will vary as required by management.
 
HOW TO APPLY:
 
Applicants interested in this position must submit the following in a packet to Emergency Management Headquarters located at 401 E. Park Street in Benton by date of closing:
 
Resume
A listing of public safety related trainings and licensures to support your resume.
Standard application for Franklin County Government (available for download above). 
 
 

FRANKLIN COUNTY GIS COORDINATOR

This position is located in Benton, Illinois.  

• Will be responsible for all mapping changes due to real estate transfers.  Must maintain the GIS base map with property splits and combinations and maintain the genealogy for each parcel with the Parcel Builder Program.

 

• Be available onsite to answer taxpayer’s questions regarding their property descriptions.

 

• Act as Franklin County’s Project Manager in all future mapping projects.

 

• Must be versed in ArcGIS programs and be proficient in reading legal descriptions from deeds.  Knowledge of the Illinois Plat Act will also be required.

 

• Work with other County Departments in assisting with their GIS needs including training with staff in the Supervisor of Assessment’s office with ESRI software.

 

• Maintain the County’s mapping website in adding and deleting subscriptions and updating website with up to date information on property ownership.

 

• Assist staff with assessment duties. 

 

Salary to be determined by experience. 

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Supervisor of Assessments at 901 Public Square, Benton, Il 62812. Resumes will be accepted during the period of February 10th at 8am until February 21st @ 4p.m.