Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities


Notice of Employment


The Henry County Courthouseis seeking applicants for the contract position of independent part-time Assistant Public Defender.  Applicants must be licensed and insured to practice law in the State of Illinois and should have experience in criminal court cases.  The anticipated duties include appointment representation in newly filed adult felony cases as assigned (approximately 50 per year), juvenile abuse and neglect cases, juvenile delinquency and other cases as necessary due to conflict, the need for judicial economy or a pre-existing relationship with the client.  The annual contract will be offered at $40,000.00.  Interested applicants should submit their resume and cover letter during the business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday in the County Administrator’s Office, Third Floor Courthouse, 307 W. Center St., Cambridge, IL byJune 30, 2017

The Henry County Sheriff’s Department will accept applications for the position of part-time Jail Cook in the Sheriff’s Department until July 14, 2017. This position will work approximately 10-20 hours per week. For additional information regarding this position please contact Angie DeGroot at (309) 937-3621. Applications may be obtained during business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, in the County Administrator’s Office, Henry County Courthouse, Cambridge, IL and are also available on the Henry County website located at


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


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