Jobs in Urbana, Illinois, United States

Urbana is a city in Illinois that forms a part of the Urbana-Champaign micro-urban community. Urbana is also the county seat of Champaign County and has a present population of over 42,000. The city was founded in 1833. Urbana is renowned for its amiable community that is ethnically and culturally diverse. The city boasts several friendly neighbourhoods, including Stone Creek, Beringer Commons, Middle Urbana, Liberty Commons and Liberty Commons.

The Urbana School District #116 serves the city of Urbana and operates six elementary schools, a middle school and a high school. The school district also runs an early childhood school, a special education school and an adult education centre. Besides, Urbana also houses a publicly funded laboratory school. The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is a public research university, ranked among the top 50 universities globally. It offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses and boasts an enrolment of over 44,000 students. The city boasts two prominent libraries – the Urbana Free Library and the University of Illinois Library; the latter happens to be one of the largest public university libraries in the world.

Urbana has a strong cultural history driven, in most part, by its internationally diverse population. Institutions such as the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Station Theater, Cinema Gallery, Urbana Independent Media Center, Rosebowl and International Galleries boost Urbana’s image as a city rich in arts, culture and entertainment. Besides, the city boasts over 600 acres in parks and recreational areas. Downtown Urbana houses several upmarket restaurants that offer a wide range of ethnic cuisine options.

Interstate highways 74, 72 and 57 serve the city of Urbana. The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District provides bus services in the region. The nearest major airport is University of Illinois Willard Airport, located 10 miles from the heart of Urbana.

Job Opportunities in Urbana, Illinois

The top sectors for employment in Urbana, Illinois are education, food and hospitality, healthcare, retail and manufacturing. Major employers in the city include University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Carle Hospital, Presence Health, Volition, Meijer, Urbana Park District, ASPCA, Cunningham Children’s Home, Carle Clinic, Creative Thermal Solutions, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts and Urbana School District 116.

Urbana’s Economic Development Team drives commercial activity in the region by engaging businesses and assisting them in key business areas. Several programs run by the Urbana Economic Development Division offer economic incentives in the form of grants and redevelopment assistance. Besides, the City of Urbana helps new and established businesses in crucial areas such as gathering market information, conducting real estate searches, acquiring workforce and obtaining business training.

Urbana is the perfect place to build a career and raise a family – it has excellent neighbourhoods, exceptional schools and higher education facilities, a superb Downtown and an overall high quality of life.

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Are you interested in working for an organization dedicated to innovation, customer intimacy, and improving healthcare for everyone? Do you enjoy working in an environment filled with respect and integrity? Are you ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Are you interested in working for an organization dedicated to innovation, customer intimacy, and improving healthcare for everyone? Do you enjoy working in an environment filled with respect and integrity? Are you ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
Are you interested in working for an organization dedicated to innovation, customer intimacy, and improving healthcare for everyone? Do you enjoy working in an environment filled with respect and integrity? Are you ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
Pharmacy Technician new Add to Favorites
Carle Foundation Hospital
Position Summary: The Pharmacy Technician assists the pharmacist in the provision of pharmaceutical care to all patients of Carle Foundation Hospital, Kirby and Hoopeston Hospitals, and all Carle Enterprise locations ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
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Monarch Investment and Management Group
Full time Leasing Consultant/Sales Professional wanted for Town & Country Apartments in Urbana. The Town & Country Apartments are looking for a professional Leasing/Sales Consultant to join our winning team. We ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
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PDS Tech, Inc
We are seeking a Shipping And Receiving Specialist to become an integral part of our team! You will help coordinate incoming and outgoing shipment activities.Responsibilities:Confirms and records the receipt of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Circle K
Circle K is a great place to work! Here is why: We know that you can work anywhere. However, working at Circle K is the start of something great! While you make it easy for our customers, we focus on you and your ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
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Blain Supply
Founded in 1955, Blain's Farm and Fleet is a specialty retailer with privately-held stores in Midwest. Our philosophy is simple: offer the hardest working people in America an honest value and the best customer service. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
POSITION SUMMARY: Within a designated market, a Construction Sales Executive is responsible for identifying leads, proactively prospecting and selling temporary waste removal to customers primarily in the construction ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
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Acosta
The Chat Agent is focused on driving the growth of the client's business by cultivating relationships with key personnel and achieving or exceeding metrics set for program within a specified account base or territory. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
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Keurig Dr Pepper
**Job Overview****Merchandiser**The Merchandiser is responsible for providing high-quality merchandising support for Keurig Dr Pepper brands to retail stores in **Champaign, Urbana, Savoy, and Rantoul.****Position Shift ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
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Salt and Light Ministries
Purpose And Function The mission of Salt & Light is to share God’s love by fighting poverty with opportunities that empower people for lasting change. Salt & Light fulfills this mission by working with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
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The Carle Foundation
Provides social work services to patients and families within assigned areas in order to meet identified psychosocial needs, as well as to enhance problem-solving and coping capacities and to facilitate timely discharge ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Kindred RehabilitationServices is the largest diversified provider of rehabilitation therapy in the country. Through RehabCare and Kindred Hospital Rehabilitation Services, we provide leading therapy to more than 2,000 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Carle Foundation Hospital
Position Summary: The Pharmacy Technician assists the pharmacist in the provision of pharmaceutical care to all patients of Carle Foundation Hospital, Kirby and Hoopeston Hospitals, and all Carle Enterprise locations ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Crestline Hotels & Resorts
Overview The Hampton Inn by Hilton Champaign / Urbana is currently looking for a hardworking, energetic and passionate person to fill the following position in our Guest Service Department. Front Desk Clerk / Guest ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th June
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Haugland
Haugland-Urbana, OH 43078$15 an hour -  Part-timeJob Description Haugland Learning Center Outreach program is seeking a part-time educational aide to work with a student with autism in their home in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
Security Officer - Float new Add to Favorites
The Carle Foundation
The Security Officer performs a variety of security and safety related functions while involved in the safeguarding of employees, patients, visitors, physicians, and property. Perform a variety of duties to include, but ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
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GAP Solutions, Inc.
Provide legal assistant/secretarial services and duties for the Civil Division. Duties and Responsibilities: Processes a variety of legal documents which are relatively routine or straightforward in content and format. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th June
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The Carle Foundation
The Referred Testing Lab Assistant performs all activities needed to ship specimens to reference laboratories and to ensure test results from reference labs are entered appropriate into the electronic medical record. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June