The Jobs Capital of Southern Illinois

You will find a business-friendly environment in the City of Mount Vernon and Jefferson County. The City of Mount Vernon has streamlined the local permitting process, superb freight and logistics connectivity, a talented workforce and a range of economic development tools to keep your project on track.

Employment Opportunity: Executive Director

The Jefferson County Development Corporation is accepting applications for an Executive Director. This offer presents tremendous opportunity for a candidate with the initiative, motivation and vision to keep pace with our community’s growth trajectory. If you are that candidate, please review the resources below to apply. We look forward to hearing from you!