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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.

County Clerk's Office

Deputy Clerk

Posted August 4, 2021 | Closes August 17, 2021 11:59 PM

To assist the County Clerk in effectively serving the public by maintaining accurate records, issuing various licenses, redeeming delinquent taxes, certifying vital records,... Full Description

Deputy Recording Clerk

Posted August 4, 2021 | Closes August 19, 2021 11:59 PM

Peoria County Clerk's Office is a seeking a full-time recording deputy to assist with processing recorded land documents. This includes reviewing documents that have been... Full Description

Facilities & Grounds Operations

Maintenance Engineer

Posted August 4, 2021 | Closes December 31, 2021 11:59 PM

To assist in ensuring the efficient operations, maintenance, and repair of all mechanical systems and equipment within the Peoria County Courthouse other facilities and... Full Description

Highway

Civil Engineer (general)

Posted August 4, 2021 | Closes August 31, 2021 11:59 PM

This position is primarily responsible for inspection and documentation on construction projects. This position is also responsible for the timely completion of final... Full Description

HIGHWAY MAINTAINER I

Posted August 4, 2021 | Closes August 13, 2021 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

Food/Laundry Service

Posted August 4, 2021 | Closes September 12, 2021 11:59 PM

To provide kitchen and laundry services for the Juvenile Detention Center. This position will serve nutritious, healthy, and appealing meals as prepared by the Peoria County... Full Description

Youth Development Specialist

Posted August 4, 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 August 4, 2021 | Closes August 26, 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 Coordinator

Posted August 4, 2021 | Closes August 30, 2021 11:59 PM

Responsible for reviewing, evaluating, organizing & directing work activities of employees with emphasis on effective and consistent enforcement of environmental regulatory... Full Description

Temp COVID-19 Contact Tracer

Posted August 4, 2021 | Closes August 30, 2021 11:59 PM

Responsible for assisting the Epidemiology/ Clinical Services program COVID-19 response efforts. Aid the community in limiting the spread of this contagious virus. Duties will... 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

Records Clerk

Posted July 26, 2021 | Closes August 20, 2021 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