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Job Opportunities

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.

Information Technology Services

GIS Analyst

Posted October 19, 2019 | Closes November 8, 2019 11:59 PM

Supports Peoria County departments in GIS data and map requests, training, troubleshooting, and performs software updates under the supervision of the GIS Manager. Creates... Full Description

Juvenile Detention Center

Youth Development Specialist

Posted January 1, 2019 | Closes December 31, 2019

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

Env Hlth Training Specialist

Posted October 19, 2019 | Closes November 8, 2019 11:59 PM

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

Lead Risk Assessor

Posted October 19, 2019 | Closes November 8, 2019 11:59 PM

Works under the direction of the Lead Safe Program Coordinator or designee, inspecting houses and other dwellings for lead-based paint contamination and identifying other... Full Description

Lead-Safe Peo Prgm Coord

Posted October 19, 2019 | Closes October 31, 2019 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


Posted October 19, 2019 | Closes November 17, 2019 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

Planning & Zoning

Planner I

Posted October 19, 2019 | Closes October 24, 2019 11:59 PM

Land Use team member responsible for daily development issues of the department, specifically the implementation and enforcement of several County Ordinances. Includes... Full Description

Sheriff's Office

Correctional Officer

Posted January 3, 2018 8:00 AM | Open Until Filled

To maintain the safety and security of the residents of the County Jail. Full Description

Deputy Sheriff

Posted January 3, 2018 8:00 AM | 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