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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.

Courts Administration

Probation Supervisor

Posted November 27, 2021 | Closes November 28, 2021 11:59 PM

Directly supervises Juvenile and/or Adult Probation Officers. Assists the Chief Probation Officer in the selection, training, guidance, and ongoing supervision of assigned... Full Description

Juvenile Detention Center

Paid Intern - part-time temp

Posted November 27, 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 November 27, 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

Clinic Assistant

Posted November 27, 2021 | Closes January 31, 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 November 27, 2021 | Closes December 30, 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 Office Support Specialist

Posted November 27, 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

Maintenance Engineer

Posted November 27, 2021 | Closes December 31, 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

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

State's Attorney Office


Posted November 27, 2021 | Closes December 2, 2021 11:59 PM

Answers and directs telephone calls, assists and directs walk-ins, provides clerical assistance and computer data entry. Full Description