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Civil Service Vacancies for the Week of August 10, 2020

The next vacancies will be posted at 12:00 noon, Thursday, August 13, 2020.

Applications and all qualifying credentials such as official transcripts, certifications, licenses and DD 214 must be submitted for the current vacancies no later than 12:00 noon, Thursday, August 13, 2020.

As of January 1, 2020, all new vacancies will be posted in HireTouch and applicants must complete a HireTouch profile and Civil Service Application in HireTouch.

Civil Service online application instructions can be found HERE

Office hours:
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Woody Hall 1st Floor-MC 6520
900 South Normal Avenue, SIUC
Carbondale, IL 62901

All Civil Service examinations given under the State Universities Civil Service System shall be open to all applicants who are citizens of or residents in the State of Illinois, and who can qualify by experience and training for the position for which application is made.

A complete listing of all Civil Service classification specifications can be found at CS Classifications Specifications.


University Housing/Residence Hall Dining has an immediate need for Extra Help food service employees. These are variable shifts and temporary positions that are limited to 900 hours.  Interested applicants need to complete an Extra Help application located: https://hr.siu.edu/employment/extra-help.php  

The University Physical Plant has an immediate need for Extra Help custodial employees. These are variable shifts and temporary positions that are limited to 900 hours.  Interested applicants need to complete an Extra Help application located: https://hr.siu.edu/employment/extra-help.php  

Extended Campus has an immediate need for various Extra Help positions at various Off Campus locations.  Please visit their website at:  https://extendedcampus.siu.edu/job-opportunities/ for more information.

 There is also a continuing need for applicants in the Office Support Specialist, Office Manager, Child Care Assistant, Accountant I, Accountant II, Accountant III, Licensed Practical Nurse II, and Police Officer classifications.

Click HERE For Current Civil Service Vacancies

There are also a number of civil service classifications which are referred to as continuous posts. Vacancies in these classifications are not advertised. Only those candidates already on the employment register may be considered if there is a vacancy. Interested applicants should review the continuous post classifications through the online application system, please visit the website at https://jobs.siu.edu/staff to apply. Persons are requested to bring their application and copies of their college transcripts and/or veteran's discharge papers (DD 214), if applicable.

Click HERE to view the online application instructions. 

Thank you for your interest in Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. SIUC is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population.  All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.

A copy of the Jeanne Clery Annual Report can be found at dps.siu.edu.For a paper copy, contact the Department of Public Safety, MC 6713.

For more information about Civil Service vacancies, please call (618-536-3369).

Administrative/Professional and Faculty Postings

New positions are posted weekly. The university's job hotline number is (618) 536-2116. It is the policy of SIUC to provide equal employment and educational opportunities for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran, sexual orientation or marital status. The Administrative/Professional and Faculty Job Postings are maintained by the University Affirmative Action Office