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

Part Time Evening Receptionist - Galesburg, iL (11/17/22)
Action Tax and Accounting is hiring a part time evening receptionist. Join the largest and most recommended tax and accounting practice in Knox County working the front desk in the evenings approximately 20-25 hours per week starting in late January. Duties include calling clients, greeting clients in person, and light paperwork and computer data entry. This is the perfect role for someone newly retired or just looking to pick up more hours during the winter. The role is seasonal from late January to mid April.

Apply in person at 420 N Seminary St, Galesburg, IL 61401. 


Parts Representative - Wataga, IL (11/17/22)
A.C. McCartney Equipment, located in Wataga, IL on Hwy 34, has a great career opportunity available for a Parts Representative. Our dealership growth provides unlimited opportunity for you to grow and develop your potential in a team focused culture. This is a full-time position with benefits and very competitive salary commensurate with experience.

Ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience in customer service and parts sales with solid product knowledge of equipment used in Agriculture, by homeowners, or contractors.

Apply in person at 606 N Sparta St., Wataga, IL.



Carl Sandburg College - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
Carl Sandburg College is hiring for the following positions:

  • Building Maintenance
  • Coordinator of Instructional Technology and Support Services
  • Custodian
  • Dean of Health Professions
  • Director of Administrative Computing/Programmer
  • Director of Human Resources
  • Public Safety Officer, 3rd shift
  • Upward Bound Math-Science Advisor
  • Ground Assistant

Apply online at  

Health Care

Home Care Aid - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
Help at Home is hiring a home care aid. We offer weekly pay starting at $15/hr and a $400 hiring bonus for all new Home Care Aides - COVID Relief Bonus! 

Apply online at

Ophthalmic Assistant - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
Gailey Eye Clinic has Ophthalmic Assistant positions open at our Galesburg clinic. This is a great opportunity if you are interested patient care! 

Ophthalmic Assistant responsibilities include:

  • Showing patient to the examination rooms and performing a workup prior to seeing the Dr.
    Ability to work one on one with patients
  • Ability to use computer software
  • Excellent communication, typing and spelling skills
  • Able to work independently & effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and work with shifting priorities
  • Demonstrate compassion and interest when listening and responding to the patients
  • Travel required

Apply online at



Intellihot Careers - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
Intellihot is hiring:

  • Assembly lead
  • Test technician
  • Warehouse associate

Apply online at



First Presbyterian Church Positions - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
The First Presbyterian Church in Galesburg has two positions open:

  • Two open nursery positions, each working about 2 hours every Sunday morning at the church 101 N. Prairie Street. Duties include watching children ages 0-6 during church service and completing a Bible lesson, crafts and games during Sunday School. Apply by emailing the church personnel committee at:
  • Part-time music director. The director leads the chancel choir and youth music during Wednesday Night Live, Sunday morning service and special programs as needed. The job requires 6 to 10 hours per week, depending on the season. For more information or to apply send an email to

H&R Block Positions - Galesburg and Monmouth, IL (11/17/22)
H&R Block is hiring:


  • First year tax professional
  • Team leader
  • Receptionist


  • First year tax professional
  • Receptionist
  • Associate team leader

Apply online at

Blick Art Materials Positions - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
Blick Art Materials is hiring for the following positions:

  • Part time customer care representative
  • Graphic designer
  • Traffic coordinator assistant
  • Retail store associate
  • Seasonal distribution warehouse associate
  • Full time distribution warehouse associate

Apply online at

Aldi Positions - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
Aldi is hiring for the following positions:

  • Part time store associate
  • Full time store associate

Apply online at

Communications Dispatcher/Clerk II - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22
The City of Galesburg is currently taking applications to fill one Communications Dispatcher position in the Communications Division of the Police Department.

Under general supervision, incumbents in this position receive and refer requests for public safety services, including but not limited to, Police, Fire, Paramedics, Sheriff’s Department, Town Marshall, Animal Control, Public Works, and various other City and/or County services. This is an AFSCME bargaining unit position with a current starting wage of $20.56 per hour plus the full range of municipal benefits. 

Resumes are not accepted in lieu of an application. Interested candidates should complete and submit a City of Galesburg online application at:\_resources/index.php 

Thorntons Positions - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
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

Love's Travel Stop Careers - Knoxville, IL (11/17/22)
Love's is hiring for the following positions:

  • Retail cashier, part time
  • Truck care, diesel tech
  • Diesel tech apprentice
  • Retail custodian
  • Truck care tire tech

Apply online at

O'Reilly Auto Parts Positions - Galesburg and Monmouth, IL (11/17/22)
O'Reilly Auto Parts is hiring:

  • Galesburg store - Parts Delivery
  • Monmouth store - Retail Counter Sales

Apply online at

Restaurant/Food Service

Dominos Positions - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
Dominos is hiring for the following positions:

  • Assistant manager
  • Customer service representative

Apply online at


AutoZone Careers - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
AutoZone is hiring for the following positions:

  • Retail sales associate, part time
  • Manager trainee
  • Auto parts delivery, full time and part time
  • Commercial sales manager
  • Senior retails sales associate, part time
  • Shift supervisor, part time and full time
  • Retail sales associate, part time (Monmouth)
  • Manager trainee (Monmouth)

Apply online at

Tractor Supply Positions - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
Tractor Supply is hiring for the following positions:

  • Team Leader (2 openings)
  • Merchandising Sales Associate

Apply online at

Walgreens Positions - Galesburg, IL (11/17/22)
Walgreens is hiring for the following positions:

  • Pharmacy Tech/Apprenticeship
  • Pharmacist
  • Shift Lead
  • Emerging Store Manager
  • Customer Service Associate
Apply online at