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 opportunties and information through County programs.

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

The Department of Administrative Hearings maintains a listing of current open positions with their offices on their website.

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The Assessor's Human Resources Department maintains the listing of current open positions.

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The Board of Review is responsible for its employment process and can be contacted for information about job postings, career opportunities, and...

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Why work for Cook County government?

Cook County offers great benefits and the chance to participate in a strong tradition...

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The Office of the Chief Judge and the Circuit Court of Cook County is responsible for its employment process and can be contacted for information...

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The Clerk of Circuit Court provides information about employment opportunties with their offices on the Clerk of Court's website.

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Compliance

As required under the Employment Plan, Cook...

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The County Clerk maintains a listing of current open positions with their offices on their website.

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Cook County Veterans Affairs works with employment organizations and networks across all segments in Illinois. The County is committed to...

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Below are answers to commonly asked questions and issues regarding the employment process in Cook County.

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July 30, 2010, Cook County transitioned to an online application system. As of this date, certain Cook County entities (referenced below) not...

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Equal Employment Opportunity Office provides oversight of the County's equal employment policies and programs.  It is the role of this office to...

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An exempt position is one that involves policy making to an extent or is confidential in such a way that political affiliation is an appropriate...

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The Forest Preserves of Cook County provides information about their current job openings and hiring process for positions in the Preserves,...

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The Cook County Health & Hospitals System provides information about their employment opportunties and aplication process.

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Working for the Office of the Medical Examiner

With more than 16,000 deaths reported to the Medical Examiner annually, this office...

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The Recorder of Deeds maintains information about current job postings and applications on their website.

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Overview

October 28, 1969, a lawsuit entitled Michael Shakman, et al., v. Democratic Organization of Cook County, et al., No. 69 C 2145 (...

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The Sheriff's website provides information on their website about employment opportunities for:

  • Civilian Employment Opportunities...
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The State's Attorney's office provides a current listing of career opportunities on their website.

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In accordance with the provisions of Section XIII of the Cook County Employment Plan, the following Supplemental Polices are included herein. ...

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The Treasurer's office is responsible for its employment process and can be contacted for information about job postings, career opportunities,...

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