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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.

Circuit Clerk's Office

Multi Division Deputy Clerk

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes January 24, 2022 11:59 PM

The ability to float from one division to another as the needs of the office dictate. Assists general public, attorneys, other judicial agencies, and military by answering... Full Description

Facilities & Grounds Operations

JDC Maintenance Engineer

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes January 24, 2022 11:59 PM

To assist in ensuring the efficient operations, maintenance, and repair of all mechanical systems and equipment within the Peoria County Juvenile Detention Center and it's... Full Description

Maintenance Engineer

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes January 24, 2022 11:59 PM

Includes, but not limited to, mowing, planting, weeding of flower beds and pruning. Maintenance and upkeep of water fountains and irrigation system. Knowledge of common... Full Description

Information Technology Services

GIS Intern

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes February 16, 2022 11:59 PM

The Peoria County Information Technology Services Department is seeking a paid GIS intern under the direction of the GIS Manager. The GIS intern will assist the team through... Full Description

Juvenile Detention Center

Receptionist/Clerical

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes January 25, 2022 11:59 PM

Performs essential clerical duties such as composing correspondence, processing mail, copying, faxing, filing, e-mailing, etc. Including but not limited to ordering business... Full Description

Youth Development Specialist

Posted January 22, 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

Peoria City/County Health Department

Clinic Assistant

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes February 28, 2022 11:59 PM

Provides clerical support to the Epidemiology/ Clinical Services program area. Ensures staffing needs are met for clinic activities. For a full job description click on the... Full Description

Clinical Dental Assistant

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes February 28, 2022 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

Disease Specialist

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes February 1, 2022 11:59 PM

Responsible for activities related to communicable disease surveillance & reporting as well as data collection and analysis. Under direction of the Director, will be... Full Description

Environmental Health Specialist

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes January 30, 2022 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

Part Time Breastfeeding Peer Counse

Posted January 22, 2022 | Closes February 28, 2022 11:59 PM

Part-time position available with Peoria City/County Health Department WIC Program. Competitive salary. Full Description

Sheriff's Office

Deputy Correctional Superintendent

Posted January 6, 2022 | Closes January 23, 2022 11:59 PM

The Peoria County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for candidates interested in serving as a Deputy Correctional Superintendent (DCS) at the Peoria County... Full Description

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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

Public Communications Coordinator

Posted January 19, 2022 | Closes February 6, 2022 11:59 PM

Assists with internal and external communications to employees and the public under the direction of the Chief Deputy. Develop, coordinate, implement, and monitor social... Full Description

Records Clerk

Posted December 13, 2021 | Closes January 23, 2022 11:59 PM

To maintain and update the Law Enforcement Agencies Data System (LEADS) and manual criminal arrest records, computerized report system for police, jail, and accident files,... Full Description