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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.

Juvenile Detention Center

Paid Intern - part-time temp

Posted October 19, 2021 | Closes December 31, 2021 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 October 19, 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 October 19, 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

EH Support Specialist

Posted October 19, 2021 | Closes November 30, 2021 11:59 PM

Responsible for administrative support with projects as assigned by Environmental Health management. Provide clerical support and client services for the Environmental Health... Full Description

Environmental Health Specialist

Posted October 19, 2021 | Closes November 5, 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

Maintenance Engineer

Posted October 19, 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

Nutritionist

Posted October 19, 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

Office Assnt (WIC)

Posted October 19, 2021 | Closes October 30, 2021 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

Temp Nutritionist Part-time

Posted October 19, 2021 | Closes November 7, 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

Probation & Court Services

Chief Juvenile Probation

Posted October 19, 2021 | Closes October 31, 2021 11:59 PM

The Chief Juvenile Probation Officer is responsible for the administration and day-to-day operation of the Juvenile Probation Division of Probation and Court Services. The... 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