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

Cashier/Receptionist - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Kunes Toyota Galesburg is hiring a cashier/receptionist. Apply online at Keyword Kunes; Location Galesburg, IL.

Office Manager Trainee - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Aspen Dental is hiring an office manager trainee. Apply online at

Office Assistant - Galesburg, IL (3/10/21)
Four Seasons Pest Control is looking for a competent Office Assistant to help with the organization and running of the daily administrative operations of the company. The ideal candidate will be a hard-working professional able to undertake a variety of office support tasks and work diligently under pressure. This person will be comfortable working with a high degree of attention to detail and discretion as well as incorporating new and effective ways to achieve better results, as well as possess good interpersonal speaking and communication skills to handle customers and their needs in a high call volume environment.

Apply online at

10 Month Administrative Assistant - Galesburg, IL (3/2/21)
District 205 is hiring a 10-month administrative assistant with summers off! For a detailed job description and to apply, visit


Sales Representative - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Birkeys Farm Store is hiring a sales representative. For a detailed job description and to apply, visit

Seasonal Laborer - Monmouth, IL (6/23/21)
West Central FS is hiring a seasonal laborer. Apply online at Keywords West Central; Location Monmouth, IL.

Parts Sales Professional - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Martin Tractor is hiring a parts sales professional. Apply online at

General Farm Employee - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Porcine Farms is immediately hiring a general farm employee. IMMEDIATE OPENING
Within 3 miles of Galesburg, IL.


  • Responsibility, reliability, timeliness, common sense and excellent attitude.
  • Valid driver’s license & reliable transportation
  • Able to pass all random drug screenings
  • Available to work long hours and rotating weekends
  • Able to lift and carry 50 pounds, stand, push, pull, bend, stoop, kneel, squat for extended time on varied surfaces with noise levels that may require hearing protection
  • Possess good hand-eye coordination, and arm, hand, and finger dexterity
  • High School diploma preferred
  • Farm experience preferred


  • Improve farm profitability (which leads to employee profitability) by being a self-starter, communicating clearly, keeping an excellent attitude, working as a team player.
  • Practice safety around animals, equipment, pesticides, and pharmaceuticals.
  • Maintain, operate, and clean farm equipment, always leaving equipment ready for its next use.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork.
  • Exhibit flexibility, as priorities, tasks, and conditions tend to rapidly change.
  • Clean Shop buildings as part of the team, including housekeeping and organizing.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management or ownership.


  • Mon, Wed, Thur, Fri: 7am-5pm. Hours may begin earlier in the summertime, determined by management, or may be longer during busy seasons.
  • Tue: 4:30am-4pm (Hog Shipping Day). On occasion (2-3 times/month), another day (Mon-Sat) may also be a Shipping Day. Shipping Days may change on short notice.
  • Sat: It’s generally a work day. Every other Saturday during non-busy seasons (Summer & Winter) may be taken off.
  • Sun: Except for a rare emergency, it’s a day off year-round.
  • Lunch: Unpaid, up to 60 minutes. You will want to bring food and water each day.
  • Late: Being habitually late is not tolerated.
  • Extra Hours: With manager approval, extra hours may be available. All hours are paid at the same rate.

Job Type: Full-time | Pay: $11.00 - $16.00 per hour. Apply online at Keywords Porcine Farms; Location Galesburg, IL.

Brandt Careers - Illinois (3/5/21)
Brandt is hiring CDL drivers, applicator operators and much more! Apply online at


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Health Care

Assistant - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Kehoe Eye Care is hiring an assistant. You will be responsible for directly supporting the doctor by performing patient workups which include: history taking, visual acuities, and be willing to learn and perform all other diagnostic testing needed along with documentation in the patient's medical record. Accuracy and multitasking are important. You will learn front desk duties as well.

Must work well in a team environment, be punctual and be passionate about helping patients with their eye care needs!

Medical office experience preferred but not required.

Job Type: Full-time | Pay: $11.00 - $15.00 per hour

Apply online at Keyword Kehoe; Location Galesburg, IL.

In-Home Caregiver - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Caring Senior Service is hiring an in-home caregiver. Are you interested in being part of a team that is dedicated to improving the quality of life of Seniors? Come join our team! Caring Senior Service is hiring Experienced Caregivers and Certified Nursing Assistant (full-time and part-time available) providing non-medical care to the elderly.

Apply online at

Recruitment and Engagement Coordinator - Monmouth, IL (3/10/21)
Western Illinois Managed Home Services is seeking a new member of our team to work from our Galesburg location to further our mission of providing quality care and support to seniors in their homes. Reporting to the Director of Business Development, the qualified candidate is primarily responsible for caregiver and staff recruiting, onboarding and support.

The ideal candidate loves people and has a passion for recruiting and retaining staff. We are seeking a professional with excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. We are looking for an individual that is focused on providing an excellent experience to our newly hired staff and who takes ownership of their job responsibilities. The position requires a minimum of 2 years office experience with strong computer skills and proficiency with MS Windows and Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.). Other ideal qualities include: a desire to help others, attention to detail, flexibility, critical thinking skills, ability to maintain confidentiality and the ability to lead and motivate others. Associates degree or higher preferred.

The private duty division of Western Illinois Home Health Care, Western Illinois Managed Home Services is a local, family-owned and operated home care agency that offers competitive wages and benefits, including: health insurance, dental, vision, long-term and short-term disability, life insurance, 401K, and paid time off. This is a full-time position with core work hours Monday – Friday 8 AM – 5 PM.

Interested candidates can apply online or submit their cover letter and resume to:

Western Illinois Managed Home Services, Inc.
Attn: Hiring Manager
PO Box 856
Monmouth, IL 61462

In Home Caregiver - Galesburg, IL (3/10/21)
Caring Senior Service is urgently hiring Certified CNA's and Caregivers.

Day to day includes, but is not limited to the following:
Personal care
Meal preparation
Medication reminders
Hands on support with activities of daily living

One Year Caregiver Experience
Valid Driver's License and Auto Insurance
Able to pass Background Check
Passion for Caring for Seniors

Apply online at

Human Services

Van Driver - Monmouth, IL (3/2/21)
Warren Achievement is accepting applications for a van driver. Full time, benefits, generally weekdays. Will ensure safe transportation of passengers while observing traffic safety. Ensure accurate data recording for computer input. Must be at least 21 years of age with good driving record. 

Requires a valid driver's license and high school diploma or equivalent. Apply on-line at or get an application at 1220 E. 2nd Ave., Monmouth, IL 61462. EOE.


Information Technology

Audio/Visual Tech - Galesburg, IL (3/16/21)
First Presbyterian Church is hiring an AV Tech. 

VIDEO:  Prepare slides for weekly Worship  services, running and operating Video equipment for weekly worship services including  recording  of services for YouTube as well as live streaming to Facebook and YouTube.

AUDIO: Sound engineering of all audio for worship as well as recording and streaming, using a

DIGITAL Soundcraft audio mixer.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Knowledge of Apple computers, ProPresenter worship software and digital sound mixers. 

ACCOUNTABILITY:  To the pastor and the Session (through the personnel committee). The candidate is expected to have regular communication  with the pastor and to attend Worship and Arts committee meetings when available. 


1. Programming of slides prior to Sundays, or any service, to ProPresenter, with information provided by pastor, worship leaders, and or music department personnel.

2. Pre worship preparations of all audio/visual equipment, including Powering up equipment, battery installation for microphones, placements of microphones, sound checking ALL equipment being used for service, and communicating with pastor, staff, and worship leaders prior to worship, to check all video slides, microphones and instruments.

3. Running and operating sound during worship services on Sunday mornings as well as holidays (i.e., Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, etc.)

4. Running and operating sound during weddings and funerals as available.

5. Running and operating video slides, (ProPresenter  software) for all worship services.

6. Stream worship services to Facebook live, as well as record worship to iMac to be posted to

First Presbys YouTube channel.

7. Shutting down and securing all audio/video equipment post worship.

8. Maintenance and care of all Audio/Video Equipment, to ensure they are operational and regularly cleaned. Recommend upgrades and equipment replacement  as necessary to the Worship and Arts or Budget and Finance committees to keep our A/V system current.

9. Recruit and train a small group of volunteers to be able to fill in with A/V duties when the regular tech is unavailable.

EVALUATION: A performance review will be done annually with the Personnel Committee and the pastor. 

COMPENSATION: $15-$20/hour, based on experience 

TIME COMMITMENT: 8-10 hours weekly; employment is contingent  upon passing a standard background check

Interested applicants can contact Rhonda by phone at (309)355-8955 or email at

IT Help Desk I - Galesburg, IL (3/10/21)
Heat and Control is hiring a help desk team member. 

Required Education and Experience:

  • Experience with software installation and workstation support.
  • Basic knowledge of the Windows 10 Operating System including setup and configuration.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Available to travel up to 5%
  • Microsoft Teams Experience
  • Experience with computer imaging and profile setup
  • Available to work overtime and occasional paid weekend work.
Submit your resume in an email with the job title in the subject line to
AgReliant Genetics has opportunities for students and graduates to engage in the seed industry through work internships for the upcoming 2021 summer. Based out of Elmwood, Illinois, our field operations spread in area to Manito, IL in the South and Rock Falls in the North. We are looking to fill positions in all these areas.

Our production facility in Elmwood, IL produces, conditions, and ships approximately 500,000 units of corn seed annually. Seed corn production requires a lot of data collection, scouting, and field activity throughout the growing season. This program is an excellent opportunity for students with and agriculture interest to real world experience in a seed corn production environment. Participants will gain valuable experience in agronomy, precision technology, corn breeding, and seed production operations. 

We are currently accepting applications and conducting interviews for positions that can start in the Spring or Summer of 2021. These positions are a great learning experience for either 2-year or 4-year agriculture students with interest in crop production. They are paid positions that can also be tailored for school credit where applicable.

Custodian - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Carl Sandburg College is hiring a custodian. $22,980.00 - $23,500.00 Annually

Apply online at



Building Maintenance - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Carl Sandburg College is hiring a building maintenance team member. $30,690.00 - $32,150.00 Annually

Apply online at


TIG Welder - Roseville, IL (3/18/21)
Fusion Tech is hiring a TIG Welder. Apply online at

Production - Bushnell, IL (3/18/21)
Vaughan is hiring 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift positions. Monday-Friday (40 hours.) Hourly wage based on skills & experience. Paid weekly. Benefits after 90 days. Must be 18 or over. Grind experience a plus. Good attitude. Attendance. Team player.

Apply in person at 201 West Main Street, Bushnell, IL 61422.

Assembler,  Equipment - Galesburg, IL (3/10/21)
Heat and Control is hiring. 

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Assemble sub assembly parts and components
  • Assemble complete equipment models ready to ship to customer
  • Wire and connect motors and switches
  • Assemble belts, sprockets, pullies, rollers, etc.
  • Operate overhead cranes and forklift

Required Education and Experience:

  • High School Graduate
  • Certification or degree in a manufacturing or mechanical field a plus
  • Safely operate overhead cranes and fork lift
  • Two years previous Assembly experience
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Ability to pass manufacturing skills written test
  • Ability to pass assembly logic written test
  • Ability to demonstrate sufficient math skills
  • Read measuring devises and dial calipers
  • Electrical and plumbing experience helpful
  • Ability to read electrical schematics
  • Pneumatics and Hydraulics knowledge helpful

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to Lift up to 70 lbs, with or without assistance
  • Sit, stand and kneel for extended periods of 2 hours or more at a time.
Submit your resume in an email with the job title in the subject line to



Manufacturing Associate/Laborer - Galesburg, IL (3/10/21)
Aluminum Castings Company is looking to fill various positions in a workshop environment. We are a financially strong employee-owned company, with a long history in Galesburg. Starting wage will be $14.00 - $16.00/hr, depending on experience. We offer an excellent health insurance package, 401K plan, paid vacation, and holidays. Applicants need to be reliable with a strong work ethic. No experience required – willing to train. Send resume or job history to:

Aluminum Castings Company
340 S Kellogg Street
Galesburg, IL 61401

Fax - 309-343-2022

No phone calls, please

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.00 - $16.00 per hour


Child Care - Galesburg, IL (3/31/21)
A Galesburg family is need of child care and is looking to find a student interested in child development or who may be taking courses in that field who would potentially be available and suited to come to their home to look after their 4 year old son.

Position would be Monday-Friday. This would be a paid position comparable to that of commercial daycare costs. 

Interested applicants should email Nolan at

Planet Fitness Positions - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Planet Fitness is hiring miscellaneous positions. For more information and to apply, visit

Transportation Aide - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Help At Home is hiring transportation aides. Help at Home leads the home care industry in protecting our clients and caregivers. We provide priority vaccine access, a ready supply of quality PPE, and up-to-date training.

We are still hiring transportation aides and we recently increased wages to $13 per hour for all Illinois locations.

Transportation Aides assist with transportation for Help at Home's DCFS clients, including foster children and intact families, to various department approved appointments and functions. Transportation Aides are assigned tasks that are approved by authorized DCFS staff and report to an assigned Help at Home Supervisor.

Apply online at Keywords Help At Home; Location Galesburg, IL.

Slumberland Positions - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Slumberland is hiring for the following positions:

  • Merchandise Handler
  • Warehouse and Delivery Assistant
  • Deliver Driver and Furniture Installer

Apply online at

Dollar General Positions - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Dollar General is hiring for multiple positions. Apply online at

Jewelry Sales Consultant - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Kay Jewelers is looking for passionate people to join our team! We are a growth-oriented company seeking people who are goal orientated and love new challenges! We have a promote from within culture and provide the training and development to help you excel in your career!

Please call Courtney at 309-342-0036 or apply at  today!

Learning Center Coordinator - Monmouth, IL (3/10/21)
Jamieson Community Center is accepting applications for a Learning Center Coordinator.  If you enjoy working with children and have a strengths-based philosophy, we may have a position for you. The Pattee Learning Center provides individual tutoring for students in first through sixth grade with an emphasis on fundamentals in reading, writing, math and science. The ideal candidate will be experienced in learning methodology and assessment, have supervisory experience, and have teaching certification. 

This 20-25 hour/week position offers an exciting opportunity for program development with direct impact on area children and long-term impact on our community. For a candidate that has the right skill sets, full-time employment may be possible by combining with another position. 

Visit our website for a complete job description. Pay is commensurate with experience.  

Please submit a cover letter and resume to or mail to Jamieson Community Center, PO Box 495, Monmouth, IL 61462. Position is open until filled.

Groundskeeper - Galesburg, IL (3/10/21)
Bridgeway is hiring a groundskeeper. Must be able to interact in a positive manner within the public domain. Ability and willingness to work flexible hours including weekends, evening work and holidays as needed. Ability to operate maintenance and power equipment, which includes power washer, weed trimmers, leaf blowers, and a vertical grass edger.

Apply online at

Merchandise Handler - Galesburg, IL (3/10/21)
Slumberland is hiring a merchandise handler. This position is responsible for assisting customers over the phone and in store with administrative and operational duties including merchandise handling, display, receiving, shipping, delivery preparation, maintenance, and administrative tasks as well as Delivery services.

Apply online at


Restaurant/Food Service

Area Director - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
McAlisters is hiring an area director. Looking for a career where you can expand your knowledge regarding the restaurant business, management, and leadership growth? Good Quality of Life, No Fryers, No Grills, Fun Team Environment, Supportive Management Team Structure, Generous Meal Plan, Competitive Pay, Training, Career Growth Opportunities. At McAlister's Deli® we strive to provide a work environment just as sweet as our Famous Sweet Tea®.

We are now interviewing for an Area Director position for our locations in Davenport IA, Moline IL and Galesburg IL

Job Requirements:

  • At least 3 years of Multi-Unit Managementexperience in a high-volume fast casual or casual dining restaurant
  • The desire to develop talent within both the management and hourly teams
  • Must have excellent customer service skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Sound decision making and problem solving skills
  • Desire for personal and professional growth

Apply online at Keyword McAlisters; Location Galesburg, IL.

Barista/Food Runner - Galesburg, IL (3/20/21)
Innkeeper's Coffee is looking for a dedicated team member to be added to our exceptional customer service experience. The opening available is part time with flexible hours. We are specifically looking for an individual who is available during the week, mornings and mid-day. Availability in addition to this is welcomed.

Apply in person at 80 N. Seminary St.


Motorcycle Sales Associate - Galesburg, IL (3/10/21)
Iron Eagle Harley-Davidson is seeking a Sales Associate who embraces the passion of Harley-Davidson motorcycles and can share this passion so our customers can fulfill their dreams of riding.

Apply online at

Overnight Cashier - Knoxville, IL (3/10/21)
Loves Travel Stop is hiring an overnight cashier. As a retail cashier, we want you to go beyond the day-to-day work and truly succeed. You’ll have the chance to interact with people from all over, making their travels and their day better. If you enjoy making people smile and are looking for a great opportunity to grow along with a winning team, join us today!

Apply online at

Sales Associate - Galesburg, IL (3/10/21)
Dollar General is hiring a sales associate. 


  • Effective interpersonal and oral communication skills.
  • Understanding of safety policies and practices.
  • Ability to read and follow planogram and merchandise presentation guides.
  • Knowledge of basic cash handling procedures.
  • Basic mathematical skills.
  • Ability to perform cash register functions.
  • Ability to stock merchandise.

Apply online at

Sales & Marketing
Sales Representative - Galesburg, IL (3/23/21)
Birkeys Farm Store is hiring a sales representative. For a detailed job description and to apply, visit

Americorp VISTA Summer Associates 

Jamieson Community Center has openings for five Summer VISTA Associates.  Applicants MUST be available June 7 - August 13.   Each VISTA worker receives a stipend to help cover living expenses.  The current stipend is $513.94/two weeks and requires the VISTA to be available Monday through Friday from 8 AM - 3:30 PM. VISTA summer associates will help prepare and serve lunch to area children, unload food from trucks, and will work in either the garden and learning center. With successful completion of service, VISTA summer associates are eligible for an educational award, currently $1,200, that can be applied to student loans or college tuition. 

To apply, send a resume and cover letter to