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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 November 11, 2019 | Closes December 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

Part-Time Transport Officer

Posted October 29, 2019 | Closes December 31, 2019

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

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

Nutritionist

Posted November 11, 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

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

State's Attorney Office

Felony Assistant State's Attorney

Posted November 11, 2019 | Closes December 1, 2019 11:59 PM

Felony cases can carry a punishment extending from probation to capital punishment and are the most serious category of crime in Illinois. Approximately 1200 felony cases are... Full Description

Juvenile Assistant State's Attorney

Posted November 11, 2019 | Closes December 1, 2019 11:59 PM

The Juvenile Assistant State’s Attorney reports directly to the Chief Juvenile Assistant State’s Attorney and is accountable to the State’s Attorney. NATURE AND SCOPE: ... Full Description

Traffic Assistant State's Attorney

Posted November 11, 2019 | Closes December 1, 2019 11:59 PM

The Traffic Assistant State’s Attorney reports directly to the Chief of the Criminal Division, Assistant State’s Attorney and is accountable to the State’s Attorney. NATURE... Full Description