Named after Thomas Jefferson, the main author of the Declaration of Independence and third President of the United States, Jefferson County was founded in 1819 by the Alabama Legislature. Home to nearly 700,000 residents, Jefferson County is Alabama's most populated county.
Jefferson County is governed by five Commissioners elected from specific districts of the County. Each Commissioner is res...ponsible for administering assigned departments and functions of County government.
The Jefferson County Commission recognizes the value of a qualified and diverse workforce, and through the Human Resources Department facilitates a fair, equitable, and productive work environment for all County employees - our most valuable resource.
Great Benefits include: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave, Pension Plan, Deferred Compensation, and Credit Union.