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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.


Chief Financial Officer

Posted September 28, 2021 | Closes September 30, 2021 11:59 PM

The CFO is responsible for Peoria County's central accounting and payroll, purchasing and procurement, debt management and administration, annual budgeting, multi-year... Full Description

Juvenile Detention Center

Part-Time Transport Officer

Posted September 28, 2021 | Closes October 1, 2021 11:59 PM

Provide safe, secure transportation of juveniles to and from the Juvenile Detention Center. Incumbent may be paged on off days in extraordinary circumstances. Incumbent will... Full Description

Remote Hearing Officer- part-time temp

Posted September 28, 2021 | Closes December 1, 2021 11:59 PM

Assist with Zoom Court at the facility, aid parents, guardians and case workers with the Health Screening Form including taking temperatures and ensuring everyone is wearing a... Full Description

Youth Development Specialist

Posted September 28, 2021 | Closes December 31, 2021 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

Peoria City/County Health Department

Clinical Dental Assistant

Posted September 28, 2021 | Closes October 29, 2021 11:59 PM

Assist Dentists in providing quality and complete general dentistry to eligible children and adults according to the guidelines of the IL Dental Practice Act. For a full job... Full Description

Environmental Health Specialist

Posted September 28, 2021 | Closes September 30, 2021 11:59 PM

Will ensure compliance in order to safeguard the public health through enforcement and education of state, federal, county and city regulatory programs and requirements such... Full Description

Lead-Safe Peo Prgm Coord

Posted September 28, 2021 | Closes October 1, 2021 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

Maintenance Engineer

Posted September 28, 2021 | Closes October 30, 2021 11:59 PM

To perform and/or direct regular work activities to ensure effective and efficient operations of all mechanical systems, equipment, vehicles, and grounds maintenance in order... Full Description


Posted September 28, 2021 | Closes October 30, 2021 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

Sheriff's Office

Deputy Sheriff or Correctional Officer

Posted March 10, 2021 | 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