Jobs and Employment

Cook County offers the chance to participate in a strong tradition of public service.

Cook County is home to more than five million residents, roughly 45% of Illinois’ population and provides a range of vital services and programs that enhance the quality of life for residents across the region. These services range from health care to urban planning.

Cook County is committed to empowering its employees to bring our constituents the best that public service has to offer.

Information below is provided to link to you to the employment information from the various hiring agencies throughout the County, as well as jobs and job training opportunities and information through County programs.

Please be sure to contact the agency you are interested in directly regarding positions or programs with their offices.

Roadmap to Recovery: Cook County's American Rescue Plan Below is an overview of the recently developed Roadmap to Recovery: Cook County’s A… Read More
The Assessor's Human Resources Department maintains the listing of current open positions on the Assessor's website.Please visit their site… Read More
The Board of Review is responsible for its employment process and can be contacted for information about job postings, career opportunities,… Read More
Direct appointment position openings can be found on the right side of this page under the Downloads section. If there are no current openin… Read More
The Office of the Chief Judge and the Circuit Court of Cook County is responsible for its employment process and can be contacted for inform… Read More
The Clerk of the Circuit Court provides information about employment opportunities with their website, linked below. Read More
The County Clerk maintains a listing of current open positions with their offices on their website.Please visit their site for more informat… Read More
The Commission investigates and, if warranted, adjudicates violations of the Cook County Earned Sick Leave Ordinance. If you believe that yo… Read More
The Commission investigates and, if warranted, adjudicates violations of the Cook County Minimum Wage Ordinance. If you believe that you hav… Read More
The Commission investigates, mediates and, if warranted, adjudicates violations of the Cook County Human Rights Ordinance. If you believe th… Read More
The Forest Preserves of Cook County provides information about their current job openings and hiring process for positions in the Preserves,… Read More
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System provides information about their employment opportunities and application process.Cook County… Read More
This ordinance requires that all employees who contract with Cook County government to provide labor or who operate on property in Cook Coun… Read More
Working for the Office of the Medical Examiner With more than 16,000 deaths reported to the Medical Examiner annually, this office requires… Read More
Employment with the OIIG The mission of the OIIG is to detect, deter and prevent corruption, fraud, waste, mismanagement, unlawful politica… Read More
Shakman Exempt position openings can be found on the right side of this page under the Downloads section. Read More
The Sheriff's website provides information on their website about employment opportunities for: Read More
The State's Attorney's office provides a current listing of career opportunities on their website.They provide job posting information for:L… Read More
The Treasurer's office is responsible for its employment process and can be contacted for information about job postings, career opportuniti… Read More