Jobs in Peoria, Illinois, United States

Peoria, Illinois – is the largest city on the banks Illinois River and with a population of 115.000 residents, it’s the 7th most populous city in the state. A well-developed manufacturing, cultural and educational center, the city offers a plethora of job opportunities in different industrial sectors such as the production of heavy machinery, brewing, food and accommodation as well as law, finance, administration, healthcare and retail.

Historically, Peoria has been the largest producer of alcoholic beverages with more than 20 distilleries and breweries and a bootlegging center during the prohibition era.

The economy of Peoria – Heavy industry center

Peoria economy is largely sustained by heavy industry and manufacturing of heavy machinery. Caterpillar Inc., a heavy machinery manufacturer and “Fortune 100” company with revenue of more than 38 billion USD is headquartered in Peoria. The varied job market offers a lot of opportunities in healthcare, agriculture and retail as well as science and research.

Peoria is also the home of the Northern Lab, the largest agricultural research center. In healthcare the largest employers are UnityPoint Health and OSF Healthcare. Other major employers include Ameren, HGS, Keystone Steel & Wire.

Living and Working in Peoria

Peoria has often been called a “big little city”. It’s racially diverse population make the city attractive for those professionals who wish to experience different cultures and traditions. With its low costs of living and affordable housing, the city attracts those jobseekers who are looking to establish a career and form a family outside of the large metro centers. Several state and interstate highways pass through the city – and the relatively low commute time (of approximately 16 minutes) means that every part of the city is easily available, even in rush hour.

However, drawing roots from the Prohibition days, the city’s crime rate is one of the worst in the state and the authorities have taken significant steps and actions in talking this issue. Also the myriad historic sites and entertainment venues offer different social and cultural activities. Peoria has a strong student and research presence. It is the home of more than 10 colleges and universities and is very attractive for those jobseekers who wish to establish or develop careers in these economic areas.

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Description Caterpillar’s eCommerce global team is seeking an eCommerce Strategy Manager. This position is leading the strategic direction of the Aftermarket eCommerce platforms globally. Platform development ...
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Description E&T IT seeks one talented, highly motivated IT professional to fill a critical role as an Information Systems Specialist located in Peoria, Illinois. The position will be responsible to engage with the ...
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As a Digital Quality Analyst, you will have the opportunity to work both independently and with a cooperative team on complex projects that may span multiple infrastructure components or applications. You will develop ...
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WE BUILD WHAT MATTERS There’s more to work at Caterpillar than just the work itself. We hire smart, friendly people and it shows in our culture. We hold ourselves to high standards and make sure our values of ...
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JOB PURPOSE: The Data Governance Sr. Manager leads and manages all Cat Digital data governance activities and has responsibility for improving the quality and managing the protection of sensitive data and information ...
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Caterpillar’s eCommerce global team is seeking an eCommerce Strategy Manager. This position is leading the strategic direction of the Aftermarket eCommerce platforms globally. Platform development includes ...
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IT’S YOUR CAREER. MAKE IT MATTER. At Caterpillar, you build what matters—whether it’s the career you want, crucial work skills, strong relationships or new digital technologies. There are big jobs to ...
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BE EMPOWERED & INSPIRED We create an inclusive and diverse work environment because different perspectives result in the best ideas. The Product Support & Logistics Division currently has an opening for a ...
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Description As a member of the Transfer Pricing team, provide expert tax advice to business divisions and process partners on transfer pricing model application, compliance/audit issues, complex projects and ...
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DescriptionBE EMPOWERED & INSPIREDWe create an inclusive and diverse work environment because different perspectives result in the best ideas.The Product Support & Logistics Division currently has an opening for ...
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Overall Purpose: Advanced level direct sales position, this role generates existing and/or new sales to customers for delivery of ATT products/services/systems and solutions to solve customers strategic business ...
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As a Digital Service Engineer within Construction Digital & Technology (CD&T) it will be your responsibility to ensure performance and quality for our Digital Products and Services, ultimately driving customer ...
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DescriptionJOB PURPOSE: To contribute to enhanced customer loyalty through effective understanding of Caterpillar’s share of market related to digital and technology products and solutions. This role will support ...
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Digital Technical Analyst 3 - ( Job Number: 1900050E ) The Digital Technical Analyst 3 will support the CIC in all reporting and Salesforce administrative functions. This role is key in working with both internal and ...
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To apply expertise in computer application development and technical knowledge for the purpose of solving customer business problems and assisting customers in achieving business strategies. Job Duties/Responsibilities ...
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The Digital Technical Analyst 3 will support the CIC in all reporting and Salesforce administrative functions. This role is key in working with both internal and external resources to modify and enhance the utilization ...
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JOB PURPOSE: To contribute to enhanced customer loyalty through effective understanding of Caterpillar’s share of market related to digital and technology products and solutions. This role will support ...
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DescriptionAs a Payables Support Specialist, you will provide specialized services and communications for reconciliation of supplier and subsidiary accounts, for goods and services purchased from Caterpillar ...
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DescriptionJOB PURPOSE:To lead production support for CAT Digital and its data platform’s information technology globally for customer and dealer facing digital experience applications, Own all aspects of the ...
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