Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities


The Henry County Courthouse will accept applications for the position of Secretary in Henry County Court Services until May 1, 2019.

Hourly Wage: $10.40/hour (40 hours per week, Monday – Friday)

Contact Person: Jill Bullock, Director       Phone: 309-937-3580

Minimum Qualification: A high school diploma or equivalent GED with two years of clerical experience or Associates Degree in Secretarial Sciences or related field.

Description: The Secretary is an employee of and is responsible to the Chief Judge, Director of Court Services and Office Manager. The principal duties is to perform a variety of complex clerical duties, as well as, provide clerical support to staff and the court system in processing clients.

Duties: Greet public, direct phone inquiries, process new clients, process mail, set up files, maintain case files by making copies and filing documents, complete extensive data entry, prepare Court Reports, referral packets and other correspondence for officers.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Knowledge of business English, spelling, punctuation, grammar & office practices, procedures, & work flow. Proficiency in the use of computer programs & office equipment. Ability to prioritize, organize, perform multiple tasks, communicate in both written & oral form, maintain confidentiality, and be adaptable in a variety of situations.

How to Apply: Applications may be obtained during business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, in the County’s Administrator’s Office, Henry County Courthouse, Cambridge, IL and are also available on the Henry County website,




Henry County Economic Development Director:

Henry County is recruiting for an Economic Development Director to increase Henry County's Equalized Assessed Value by working with
existing County businesses in an effort to sustain and grow the local economy, market the county to attract new business, develop relationships with all existing county businesses to determine needs, create economic incentive packages and to work hand-in-hand with all facets of economic development to create a unified approach to business development in the county. This position serves as the face of the organization regarding public, investor and community relations. The ideal candidate is high-energy, results-driven, and thrives in a fast-paced environment.

To apply for this excellent career opportunity, submit your resume to:

Erin Knackstedt
Henry County Administrator
307 W Center Street
Cambridge, IL 61238
Phone:  309-937-3400
Fax:  309-937-3405



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Monday - Friday
8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Henry County Courthouse
307 W. Center St
Cambridge, IL 61238


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