Career/Job Opportunities

Employers: Are you looking to post a job opportunity for our students? I invite you to send the posting to me at so I can post it for you. Thank you for your interest in Carl Sandburg College students. 

Students, Alumni, and Community Members: Opportunities posted with the Career Development Office are advertisements received from employers and job search sites. No guarantee of employment is stated or implied. Please call Tracy Engstrom, Coordinator, at 309.341.5246 with questions or email at

Admin & Clerical

Clerical Credit Assistant - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Blick Art Materials is hiring a clerical credit assistant. The Clerical Credit Assistant will be expected to perform multiple duties assisting in the Credit department. Duties to include assisting Credit Associates and Credit Manager with multiple clerical tasks, and other duties as assigned.


  • A high school diploma or equivalency is preferred
  • Must be well-organized and able to work in a team environment
  • Microsoft Office and basic computer skills required
  • Customer service phone skills required

Apply online at


Taxi Cab Driver - Galesburg, IL (2/6/23)
Big Daddy Cab Co is hiring a driver. As an independent contractor with us you will be leasing a vehicle from us that we upkeep and in exchange 50% of all booking goes to the company. You keep the other half plus 100% of tips.

Apply online at Keywords Taxi Cab Driver; Location Galesburg.

Delivery Specialist - Galesburg, IL (2/1/23)
Arona Home Essentials is hiring a delivery specialist. 

Position Requirements:

  • Strong technical skills or working knowledge of electronic products.
  • Position routinely requires lifting, loading, and “dollying" heavy merchandise.
  • Maintain professional appearance.
  • Good driving skills, ability to pass a Motor Vehicle background check.
  • Must be 21 years of age or older.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment background check, drug screen, agility test and DOT physical.
  • Bi-lingual is a PLUS!

Apply online at

Semi Driver - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Martin Tractor is hiring a semi driver. 


  • Transports heavy equipment to/from customers and/or between dealer facilities; may also pick up new equipment from a John Deere factory for dealer facilities.
  • Supports the sales department with equipment delivery as needed.
  • Maintains records of pickup and deliveries and obtains necessary signatures and receipts.
  • Maintains all required certifications in line with DOT, OSHA, and company policy.
  • Accounts for all time and for all distance traveled in performing assigned duties.
  • May need to maintain assigned trucks and related equipment in good condition.

Experience, Education, Skills, and Knowledge:

  • 1+ years experience as semi-trailer truck operator.
  • Class A CDL License.
  • Prior experience in hauling heavy equipment.
  • Ability to lift items weighing upwards to 75 lbs. repeatedly.
  • High School diploma or equivalent experience.
  • Keeping daily inspection logs and fuel reports.

Apply online at Keywords Martin Tractor.


Carl Sandburg College - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Carl Sandburg College is hiring for the following positions:

  • Building Maintenance
  • Coordinator of Instructional Technology and Support Services
  • Custodian
  • Executive Director of Human Resources
  • Ground Assistant

Apply online at  

Health Care

Personal Assistant/Caregiver - Galesburg, IL (2/6/23)
Seminary Village is seeking qualified full and part-time Personal Assistants/Caregivers. We have an opening for 1st and 2nd shifts. We desire individuals who have a passion for helping people, who thrive in a team environment, and who want to make a difference all while advancing their skills.

Apply online at

Referral Specialist/Patient Advocate - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Solvera Health is seeking a Back Office Support Staff member to join our growing healthcare team in a progressive medical practice. Individuals must be team oriented with a growth mindset. A compassionate personality and exemplary bedside manner are a must. As a Health Care Professional, he/she will develop a keen understanding of our primary care practice requirements for optimal, coordinated healthcare planning while working as an effective team member of a larger care team.

Apply online at Keyword Solvera.

Caregiver - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Western Illinois Managed Home Services is hiring for a caregiver.

Our Caregiver Position Includes helping with the following: 

  • Housekeeping 
  • Meal Prep 
  • Laundry 
  • Personal Cares 
  • Transportation to Medical appointments 
  • Errands
  • Assistance with Activities of Daily Living. Call 309-342-3516

Benefits Include: 

  • Evening, Overnight, & Weekend Shift Differentials 
  • Flexible Scheduling To Fit Your Lifestyle 
  • Holiday Pay 
  • One-to-One Care Ratio 
  • Paid Time Off 
  • Mileage Reimbursement 
  • Health Insurance 

Wages starting at $14.50/hr. To apply:

To apply, there are a few ways: 

  1. Call 309-342-3516
  2. Apply on Indeed
  3. Go to our website: and click "join our team"
Hotel Hospitality

Laundry Attendant - Galesburg, IL (2/6/23)
Fairfield is hiring a laundry attendant. The Laundry Attendant maintains constant supply of clean linens for the hotel. Performs all stages of linen processing including collecting transporting sorting weighing loading and unloading (washers dryers and chutes) ironing folding storing and delivering. Cleans laundry machinery and laundry area.

Apply online at Keyword Fairfield; Location Galesburg.

Human Services

Bridgeway Positions - Galesburg and Monmouth,  IL (1/30/23)
Bridgway is hiring for the following positions:


  • Administrative Assistant for Program Support
  • Community Support Specialist
  • Crisis/SASS Counselor
  • Data Entry Operator
  • Employment Specialist
  • Residential Assistant


  • Administrative Assistant for Program Support

Apply online at

Full Time Customer Service Representative - Bowen, IL (1/30/23)
Mudd Insurance Group is hiring. Send resume and cover letter to Carla@muddinsurancegroupcom.
Law Enforcement/Security/Firefighter

Security Officer - Galesburg, IL (2/1/23)
Securitas is looking to hire entry level Security personnel at our client site in Galesburg , IL . This position requires excellent customer service skills & critical thinking along with a Valid Drivers License.

Must be able to demonstrate professionalism while still enforcing access control and have a STRONG work ethic.

Ability to write routine correspondence, including logs and reports. Good organizational skills.

Apply online at


Distribution Center Associate, Order Picker - Galesburg, IL (2/6/23)
Gates is hiring an order picker. In our Galesburg Distribution Center, we specialize in the distribution of Gates" finished hydraulic hoses and their various parts. Our work starts with receiving material and ends with delivering those materials to production or shipping finished goods to our customers.
A Warehouse Operator will spend most of their workday receiving inbound shipments, picking outbound orders, processing paperwork, stocking primary inventory locations, and maintaining inventory accuracy. Almost all roles within our Distribution Center require operation of Powered Industrial Vehicles (PIV).

Apply online at Keyword Gates; Location Galesburg.


Intake Coordinator/Family Educator - Galesburg, IL (2/6/23)
The Early Childhood Prevention Initiative Intake Coordinator/Family Educator works alongside families and children prenatal-age 3 in Henderson, Knox, Mercer and Warren counties. Family Educators visit with families weekly or bi-weekly in their homes to empower parents to be their child's first teacher through goal setting and child development activities that focus on each individual child's needs. This person will be responsible for the intake, referral process, and enrollment of all qualified families by providing the initial visit. This person will also collaborate with partnering agencies, communities, and schools in providing service and support for an efficient and effective use of grant funds in order to meet the needs of the children and families with the most at-risk factors present.

Apply online at Keywords ROE #33; Location Galesburg, IL.

Member Services Representative - Galesburg, IL (2/6/23)
Planet Fitness is hiring a member services representative. For a detailed job description and to apply, visit

Thorntons Positions - Galesburg, IL (2/6/23)
Thorntons is hiring for the following positions:

  • Clean Team Member
  • General Manager
  • Guest Service Representative
  • Seasonal Worker
  • Shift Lead GSR
  • Store Manager

Apply online at

County Market Positions - Monmouth, IL (2/1/23)
County Market is hiring for numerous positions. For a detailed list and to apply, visit

First Student Positions - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
First Student is hiring for the following positions:

  • Dispatcher
  • Part Time School Bus Driver
  • Monitor

Apply online at

Yard Spotter - Monmouth, IL (1/30/23)
Hirschbach Motor Lines is hiring a yard spotter. Apply online at Keyword Hirschbach; Location Monmouth.

Teen Center Support Staff - Monmouth, IL (1/30/23)
Eagle View Community Health System is hiring teen center support staff. 

Scope of Work Responsibilities:

  • Assists with the programs and activities that support Teen Development Outcomes during the Teen Center open hours.
  • Participates in training in areas including but not limited to: Guidance & Support techniques, Mandatory Reporting requirements, outcome reporting, etc.
  • Demonstrates leadership to assure conduct, safety, and development of teens.
  • Ensures a positive environment by engaging teens in activities that meet their needs.
  • Is involved in special events and fundraising initiatives.
  • Consults with parents/guardians and direct supervisor concerning teen attendance, behavior, opportunities, etc.
  • Ensures a productive work environment by participating in regular staff meetings, supporting staff by handling behavioral problems, and ensuring equipment and supplies are ready and taken care of.
  • Ensures each staff member maintains a clean, neat, and properly equipped program area.
  • Ensures each staff member maintains clean and neat equipment.
  • Completes other Duties as assigned by Coordinator.

Apply online at Keywords Eagle View; Location Monmouth, IL.

Volunteer Coordinator - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Safe Harbor Family Crisis Center is hiring a volunteer coordinator. Recruit, assess, orient and train new volunteers. Educate the community with presentations informing them about services available to survivors of domestic violence.

Apply online at Keywords Safe Harbor.

Newspaper Carrier - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
The Register Mail is hiring a newspaper carrier. Apply in person at 140 S Prairie St., Galesburg.

Restaurant/Food Service

Food Service Worker - Galesburg, IL (2/1/23)
Knox College is hiring a food service worker. 

Required Qualifications:

  • Possess basic math and reading skills
  • Possess a customer service mentality and be able to effectively interact with students and guests
  • Ability to function in a high stress environment
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to lift 30 pounds
  • Ability to continuously stand and walk for the duration of an assigned shift

Apply online at

Crew Member - Galesburg, IL (2/1/23)
Culvers is hiring a crew member. Apply online at

Kitchen Staff - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Cherry Street Brewing Company is hiring kitchen staff. Apply in person at 57 S Cherry St., Galesburg.

Delivery Driver - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Jimmy Johns is hiring a delivery driver. 


  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must have a vehicle, valid driver's license, proof of insurance, and a clean driving record
  • Drive safe and obey the rules of the road
  • Work as an in-shopper when there are no deliveries and learn the menu with 100% accuracy

Apply online at

Barista - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Starbucks is hiring a barista. Apply online at


Sales Associate - Galesburg, IL (2/1/23)
Shoes Sensation is looking for our next sales superstar. Our part-time sales associate interacts with our customers, helps them find the right shoe for their needs, helps them find the right size, encourages them to buy other shoes or accessories, and ultimately give the customers the best experience possible along with maintaining a clean and safe environment for our customers. We are looking for someone wants a part-time position, not afraid of some work, loves interacting with the general public, and of course loves shoes!

Apply online at

JoAnn Fabric Positions - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
JoAnn Fabrics is hiring for the following positions:

  • Casual Team Member-4
  • Casual Team Member
  • Part Time Key Holder

Apply online at

Tractor Supply Positions - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Tractor Supply is hiring for the following positions:

  • Team Leader
  • Merchandising Sales Associate
  • Team Member

Apply online at

Boutique Manager - Galesburg, IL (1/30/23)
Desert Down Ranch Wear is hiring a manager. 

Job duties:

  • Inputting inventory into the backend of our website
  • Lining up new inventory drops for the website every week
  • Prioritizing inventory drops
  • Marking down items
  • Unboxing new inventory as it comes in
  • Updating spreadsheets
  • Organizing inventory in the warehouse
  • Working with the fulfillment team to correlate inventory
  • Working with our owner on weekly drops and promotions

Apply online at Keywords Desert.