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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 Probation

Juvenile Probation Officer

Posted October 4, 2022 | Closes December 31, 2022 11:59 PM

This Officer is responsible for all duties as described in Chapter 730, Illinois Compiled Statutes, Act 110, Section 12. All officers are responsible for completing initial... Full Description

Peoria City/County Health Department


Posted October 4, 2022 | Closes November 11, 2022 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

Deputy Sheriff or Correctional Officer

Posted May 19, 2022 | 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

Jail Technician

Posted October 3, 2022 | Closes October 23, 2022 11:59 PM

To document inmate's paperwork; admitting papers, inventory of personal property and cash (and issue receipt to inmate), bookings, court information and release paperwork... Full Description

State's Attorney Office

Assistant State's Attorney

Posted October 4, 2022 | Closes October 31, 2022 11:59 PM

The Peoria County State’s Attorney’s Office is seeking an energetic attorney for the position of Assistant State’s Attorney. This office wants a lawyer with a passion to... Full Description


Chief Deputy Treasurer

Posted October 4, 2022 | Closes October 31, 2022 11:59 PM

Monitors, performs and analyzes activity on numerous County bank accounts, recommends and monitors investments and prepares portfolio reports, prepares/approves journal... Full Description

Veteran's Assistance Commission

Veterans Service Officer (Full Time)

Posted October 4, 2022 | Closes October 10, 2022 11:59 PM

Performs entry level counseling and claims work. Work involves counseling and assisting veterans and their dependents or beneficiaries regarding veteran’s benefits and... Full Description