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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Peoria Housing Authority! We seek motivated, self-starting employees who are dedicated to providing outstanding customer service. Jobs will be posted on the website when they are available.

Thanks for visiting our Job Board. Please review our open positions and apply to the positions that match your qualifications.

Candidates must submit a resume and/or employment application to the Human Resources Office by the deadline shown on the position notice. The candidate(s) that best match the desired qualifications will be contacted for employment interviews and/or testing.

After a selection is made, a drug screening and medical examination are required of each prospective employee. The PHA is a drug-free workplace and the prospective employee’s physical condition must be consistent with the job requirements.

Employees who will be driving a vehicle for official PHA business must have and maintain a valid driver’s license appropriate for the type of vehicle(s) he or she operates.

The PHA Comprehensive Benefits Package

The Peoria Housing Authority offers a comprehensive benefit package to its full-time employees which includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Health Care Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Assistance Program
  • Retirement Plan
  • Twelve Paid Holidays
  • Vacation Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Personal Days
  • Career Development
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Peoria Housing Authority (PHA) is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Our team of employees is committed to providing, affordable housing opportunities for all of the citizens living in an area generally known as “Central Illinois.” In addition, through the development of strong partnerships with current residents and appropriate community agencies, the PHA seeks to develop new programs (housing, social and educational) to enhance the quality of life for its residents, thereby offering numerous opportunities for self-sufficiency.

Section 3 Program

The Peoria Housing Authority is committed to providing quality housing and economic opportunities for our residents as well as other qualified low and very low income persons who permanently reside in Peoria County. Individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. The Section 3 Program is a provision of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 that helps foster local economic development, neighborhood economic improvement, and individual Self-sufficiency.

Questions or Assistance

Equal access to programs, services, and employment is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact Human Resources at (309) 676-8736.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

The Peoria Housing Authority is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex, age, national origin, physical handicap, disability, medical condition, or ancestry, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.