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Peoria County believes public service is more than rhetoric. For us, it's reality. Our employees enrich our community everyday by providing a wide range of vital services at a professional level. With our competitive compensation, benefits packages, and professional development opportunities, Peoria County is the place to turn your ideals about public service into a career calling. To learn more about working for Peoria County, including our generous benefits, visit the Human Resources home page.

Is a career with Peoria County right for you? Take a look at our postings below to find out. When you're ready to apply, visit our Job Applicant Center to complete the on-line application process. Please note, applications for positions with the Peoria County Sheriff's Office must be completed at the Sheriff's Office.

Facilities & Grounds Operations

Maintenance Engineer Sheriff's Office

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes January 30, 2023 11:59 PM

To assist in ensuring the efficient operations, maintenance, and repair of all mechanical systems and equipment within the Peoria County Facilities and its grounds. Full Description

Highway

HIGHWAY MAINTAINER I

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes December 12, 2022 11:59 PM

REPAIR COUNTY ROADS, BRIDGES, DRAINAGE DITCHES, GUARDRAILS, ETC. OPERATE TRUCKS FOR REMOVAL OF SNOW AND ICE. ACT AS A FLAG PERSON ON REPAIR SITES. CLEAR BRUSH, TREES, MUD,... Full Description

Juvenile Detention Center

Paid Intern - part-time temp

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes March 1, 2023 11:59 PM

Communicates with Detention Supervisors, staff and Court-related personnel regarding information for court hearings and observations as to the transported juvenile's behavior... Full Description

Youth Development Specialist

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes December 31, 2022 11:59 PM

To be responsible for the supervision, safety, care, and counseling of the residents at the Peoria County Juvenile Detention Center in order to provide a secure, structured... Full Description

Juvenile Probation

Juvenile Probation Officer

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes December 31, 2022 11:59 PM

This Officer is responsible for all duties as described in Chapter 730, Illinois Compiled Statutes, Act 110, Section 12. All officers are responsible for completing initial... Full Description

Peoria City/County Health Department

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes December 31, 2022 11:59 PM

Provides patient care, in accordance with the mission, strategic goals, laws/regulations, performance & outcome objectives, & accreditation standards. Performs basic CMA... Full Description

Health HiAP Coordinator

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes December 31, 2022 11:59 PM

Health in All Policies (HiAP) is a collaborative approach to improving the health of all people by incorporating health considerations into decision-making across sectors and... Full Description

Lead-Safe Peo Prgm Coord

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes December 31, 2022 11:59 PM

Looking for set daytime hours, no weekends, 10 paid holidays per year, and improve the health of our community? Then Peoria City/County Health Department wants you. You can... Full Description

Nutritionist

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes December 31, 2022 11:59 PM

Assess nutritional status.Provides nutrition ed & counseling services to individuals & groups in a variety of settings:Discuss identified nutritional risk factors,Develop plan... Full Description

Office Assnt (WIC)

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes December 31, 2022 11:59 PM

Provide assistant to the various WIC services as well as other Health Department Programs through clerical support and/or client and public services. Full Description

Peer Support Specialist

Posted December 5, 2022 | Closes December 30, 2022 11:59 PM

Supports Medication Assisted Treatment Program. Provides peer support and case management services to current and potential patients of the program. Conducts outreach,... Full Description

Sheriff's Office

Deputy Sheriff or Correctional Officer

Posted May 19, 2022 | Open Until Filled

This position is accountable for the protection of the lives and property of the citizens of Peoria County. This is accomplished through the enforcement of federal, state,... Full Description