Employment Opportunities for Students & Upcoming Events

NOTE:  The postings on this page are from outside Quincy University and shared for the benefit of QU students seeking part-time or full-time employment.  Anyone using this site should fully review any organization and position before applying.

For student worker positions on campus, visit the Financial Aid page.  

For full-time or graduate assistant openings within the university, visit our Human Resources page.

Upcoming Events:


May 17, 2017

1:00pm-3:00 pm EST

MediCruit invites you to attend the Healthcare Virtual Career Fair on May 17 to connect live with recruiters from leading healthcare organizations. This event is open to all healthcare professionals from entry-level to experienced. This is an outstanding way to explore career opportunities nationwide, in a few hours, and from the convenience of home.

Must register at www.medicruit.com


UIC College of Pharmacy Rockford

June 5th-9th

For more information: https://pharmacy.uic.edu/programs/pharmd-professional-program/events-for-prospective-students/summer-pharmacy-institute


Quincy University HFC

June 3 8:00 am-5:00

Potential and current fitness instructors will learn basic academic and practical application of teaching group exercise. No college, science or teaching background required. Workshop registration includes a full-day review, written exam and 2-year certification.

Workshop fee: $299 Early bird fee if registered before May 4, 2017: $249

Call 800-237-6242 or www.netafit.org


Quincy University HFC

June 4 8:00am-1:00pm

Powered by SPRI

Power is needed in various sports and activities, and the medicine ball is the perfect power training tool! In this workshop, you'll learn a wide variety of medicine ball exercises and strategies to incorporate medicine balls into any group exercise class, small group training session, or one-on-one with clients. Participants will learn to easily develop workouts that balances strength, and power!

Workshop fee: $119

Call 800-237-6242 or www.netafit.org

Study Abroad:


Applications for a December 2017 Ecology and History Belize trip are now being accepted.

Contact Kristen Liesen for more details at liesekr@quincy.edu or stop by the SSC.


NOTE:  The postings on this page are from outside Quincy University and shared for the benefit of QU students seeking part-time or full-time employment.  For student worker positions on campus, visit the Financial Aid page.  For full-time or graduate assistant openings within the university, visit our Human Resources page.


(In order of submission date)

Nanny (Submitted 4/19/2017) Kiley McGlauchlen

Seeking mature, reliable, fun-loving nanny for 5 year old twins. Resume required. Serious inquiries only please. Contact Kiley at 309-825-4983 or MNK2616@gmail.com

Quincy Park District (Submitted 3/29/2017) Several

Positions available:


Swim Lesson Instructors

Youth Baseball Umpires


After-School Program substitutes

Contact Shane Hibbard at shibbard@quincyparkdistrict.com

Eagle Lake Camps (Submitted 3/29/2017) Camp Counselor

Eagle Lake Camps is searching for the very best college-aged counselors who have:

• A desire to minister to kids

• A passion for being outdoors

• An excitement to grow closer to Jesus

• And ridiculous amounts of contagious enthusiasm

Eagle Lake Camps is a ministry of the Navigators, an international, interdenominational ministry focusing on impacting the nations through spiritual generations of labourers living and discipling among the lost.

Paid: ~1,560 ~ $260 bi-weekly

Employment dates: May 24- August 13th

To get started, go to: www.eaglelakecamps.com/apply or give us a call at 800-873- 2453 today.

Founded in 1957, Eagle Lake Camps is a ministry of the Navigators, an international, interdenominational ministry focusing on impacting the nations through spiritual generations of labourers living and discipling among the lost.

We run overnight and mobile camps for kids of all ages. Currently in 8 States we hope to minister to over 8,000 campers this summer.

Good Samaritan Home (Ongoing)

Several part time and full time employment opportunities: http://www.gshq.org//employment 

Colony Brands (Ongoing)

See the link for several temporary positions: http://www.colonybrands.com/temporary/

Hy-Vee (Ongoing) Many!!

Candidates must be available evenings, weekends, and holidays.  Some day shifts are also available.  Submit an application online today.  Go to www.hy-vee.com; click on company; click on careers; click on browse job opportunities; click on 'sign in to apply'; click on 'create my hy-vee account; apply to QUINCY #1(Harrison Street) or QUINCY #2 (Broadway Street) and click on the desired position.  Please mark what job you prefer under the 'Department's/Positions for which you have experience'.

TRUE FRIENDS (Ongoing) Volunteer and Seasonal Staff

Check out our volunteer and seasonal staff opportunities for 2017!

Kmart (On-going) Many positions
Apply online at www.kmart.com/careers and simply search for Quincy, Illinois. Flexible with student hours.

Internship Opportunities

All students who wish to be placed in internships supported by the university, and by the state-funded Cooperative Work Study Program, must be registered with Career Services and approved by the appropriate academic unit.

The following companies currently have internships available. Visit the Center for Professional Excellence for details and to get registered.

Quincy Medical Group (Submitted 4/21/2017) Exercise Science Internship

Quincy Medical Group is looking for a Junior or Senior Exercise Science major looking for a summer internship.  They would be assisting with basic personal training with their employees and potentially some scheduling. The pay would be $10 per hour. Start date mid-May if possible.  Please contact Kayla Cecil at kcecil@quincymedgroup.com or (217) 222-6550 ext. 3640

Chaddock (Submitted 4/19/2017) Several internship opportunities

Several including: Foster Care and Adoption Services, Residential, and School

To be considered for an internship at Chaddock, please complete our online application at www.chaddock.org. In addition to the application, a current résumé and cover letter is requested to complete your application. Application materials can be sent to Kelsey Markley, Human Resources Coordinator at kmarkley@chaddock.org or 205 South 24 th Street Quincy, IL 62301.

Phibro Animal Health (Submitted 4/19/2017) Marketing and Business Development Interns

Phibro Animal Health is looking for a Marketing Intern, and Business Development Intern starting immediately.

Send resume/inquiries to:

Brenna Tomlinson, Marketing Coordinator

brenna.tomlinson@pahc.com  217-592-1356

Shelter Insurance Companies (Submitted 4/12/2017) Marketing Intern

Shelter Insurance Companies is looking for an intern to organize and implement a life insurance marketing campaign.  The intern would be responsible for identifying prospects, sending the prospects mailers and following up with a phone call to set an appointment.  As part of the campaign, the intern would track the response rate from clients along with close ratio.

Any interested candidates should contact Sara Bruns: sbruns@shleterinsurance.com

Community Foundation (Submitted 4/5/2017) Intern

We are currently seeking a spring/summer intern. Please see internship description and details at link below. To apply, please send letter of interest, resume and three references by April 14 to finance@mycommunityfoundation.org.

Spring/Summer 2017 Marketing Internship Description-- http://www.mycommunityfoundation.org/in-the-news-2/employment-opportunities/

Odysseus (Submitted 3/29/2017) Several

Taliesin Nexus is pleased to announce we are now accepting applications for the 2017 Odysseus Fellowship program.  Odysseus Fellows are placed in paid three-month internships at leading Hollywood production companies, management firms, TV writing staffs, and digital media companies.  Successful applicants are young, liberty-inspired filmmakers or other creatives pursuing a career in the entertainment industry.

Internship candidates participate in a rigorous application process in which successful applicants must demonstrate superior creative talent, previous industry experience, and a passion for liberty.  Accepted fellows receive a $5000 stipend to cover room and board during their three-month fellowship.

The educational component focuses on career and talent development.  Odysseus fellows attend TN’s Apollo Workshop and contribute to the Taliesin Nexus Pallas Athene Film Study Guide. You will receive a list of 100 films from which you'll choose ten to write short summaries of regarding the theme of liberty. Finally, fellows will write for TN’s Smash Cut Culture blog; exploring the gaps and seams between our liberties and our culture.

One valuable measure of a successful intern is whether he or she was noticed by executives and, with the help of those mentors, attain a paid position at the conclusion of the fellowship.  Many of our interns have been offered jobs or attached to projects after their fellowships ended.

We fill internships on a rolling basis based on the needs of our host companies so click here to learn more or to apply before all of our spots are gone!  And please share this with your friends!


The Borgen Project (Ongoing) Non-profit Internships

To see a complete list of Borgen Project internships, please visit http://borgenproject.org/telecommute-internships/

Northwestern Mutual (ongoing) Marketing-Paid

This company is a Fortune 100 company and top 10 in internships. Contact Casey at casey.hlubek@nm.com for more information.

Media Internships (on-going) http://www.profkrg.com/look-media-internships-114 


(In order by submission date)

Louisiana R2 School District (Submitted 4/26/2017) Elementary School teacher

Contact the elementary principal Mrs. Stacy Hamlett for more information at 573-754-6904 or submit a resume to: the Louisiana R2 School District,  ATTN Mrs. Hamlett 3321 West Georgia Street, Louisiana MO 63353

Homebank (Submitted 4/24/2017) Marketing Assistant – IL Market

Hours per week: 38-40 hours per week

Marketing Assistant Job Duties:

Marketing Assistant Skills and Qualifications:

Please send resume to hr@myhomebank.com for consideration.

Kohl Wholesale (Submitted 4/19/2017) Credit and Collections Associate

The accounting department is looking for a hands-on person to assist in accounts receivable duties related to the collection of funds.


Experience working with customers in a problem solving capacity; receivables experience is a plus

Possess good data entry/math skills and attention to detail

Computer knowledge especially using Microsoft Office programs

Must be reliable, self-motivated, and organized

Willing to work independently and as part of the team

Apply today!


130 Jersey St. Quincy, Il 62306

Camp Point School (Submitted 4/19/2017) Special Education

Camp Point School District currently has a special ed potion open in our Junior High building. More information about the position is located on our Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/centralcusd3/

Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (Submitted 4/12/2017) Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor

Go to https://dese.applicantpro.com/jobs/552479.html to learn more!

Missouri Office of Administration (Submitted 4/12/2017) Several

Visit mocareer.mo.gov to see a complete list

Dallas Area Rapid Transit Police Department (Submitted 4/11/2017) Police Officer

The Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Police Department is recruiting applicants for our open Police Officer positions.  

For more information visit www.dart.org/dartpolice

Apply online at www.dart.org/webapps/hrportal

City of Quincy Il (Submitted 4/7/2017) Information Technology Business Analyst

The City of Quincy is seeking applicants for the position of Information Technology Business Analyst. The position performs systems support, business analysis, project management and problem resolutions on computer hardware, software, and telecommunications. This position will work with various City departments and divisions to identify areas where appropriate use of technology would improve efficiency and effectiveness of that department or division’s operations.

The applicant must be able to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of project management, system integration and relational database implementation. Must possess considerable knowledge of Microsoft operating systems, hardware & software support and network operations. Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Management Information Systems, Business Process Management or related field is required.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package and retirement plan. Adams County residency requirements apply.

To apply send a letter of interest, resume, and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references to humanresources@quincyil.gov or by mail to City of Quincy, HR Department, 730 Maine, Quincy, IL 62301 by April 21, 2017.

Teach For America (Submitted 4/5/2017) Teaching positions


By joining Teach For America, you’ll be part of a network of leaders whose ambition and passion match your own. Start your senior year with a job offer in hand, connect with a vast network of social impact leaders, and access leadership development and paid opportunities available exclusively for early decision applicants.

Start your application: www.teachforamerica.org/apply

The Basics and Benefits of Teach For America:

All academic majors and backgrounds accepted

Select your regional placement (not random assignment) from our 53 communities

Teach any grade level (preK-12) and subject including ELL and SpEd

Salary ranging from $24,000-$55,000 a year with health insurance and retirement benefits

Americorps Education Award of $11,550 and loan deferment/forbearance

Option to earn your certification and/or Masters in Education/teaching

Graduate school and employer partnerships for alum to continue their leadership and impact

DACA recipients are eligible to apply.

FINAL Early Application Deadline for the 2018 corps (for Fall 2017 graduates + Spring 2018 graduates): Friday, April 21, 2017!

For additional information, explore our www.teachforamerica.org as well as our youtube channel: www.youtube.com/teachforamerica or contact Chrystal Gaither (chrystal.gaither@teachforamerica.org)

St. Anthony High School (Submitted 4/5/42017) English teacher/Cheer Coach

St. Anthony High School is a Catholic, co-educational school that provides a learning environment steeped in tradition and committed to excellence in education. St. Anthony High School is currently accepting applications for the following positions.

English Teacher

Eligible candidates should have a demonstrated commitment to promoting Christian ethics, willingness to actively prepare students for college and career readiness, flexibility in job duties, and a strong dedication to fostering and developing a quality Christ-centered environment in the Catholic faith.

Varsity Cheer

Assistant Girls Basketball

For more information regarding St. Anthony High School and this position, visit www.stanthony.com. Submit letter of application, resume, and credentials to: St. Anthony High School, Attn: Greg Fearday, 304 E Roadway Ave, Effingham, IL 62401 or gfearday@stanthony.com.

"VOLUNTEERING AFTER COLLEGE... If you are looking for a way to continue volunteering after graduation, whether in the local area or a new city, please consider the Society of St. Vincent De Paul, one of the oldest and largest Catholic organizations for serving the needy in the world.  Our members' core mission is visiting the needy in teams to provide material assistance and a listening ear for a few minutes, and to grow spiritually in the process.  The Society has a presence in a majority of American dioceses, including a number that have programs specifically for young adults in their 20s and 30s.  To find out more, please feel free to contact the Young Adult Chair, Bryan Kirchoff, at bryankirchoff@att.net or (314) 640-4366; also, feel free to check www.svdpusa.org to learn more about the Society."

MODOT (Submitted 3/31/2017) Ongoing


Fastenal (Ongoing)


Good Samaritan Home (Ongoing)

Several part time and full time employment opportunities: http://www.gshq.org/employment/ 

Preferred Family Healthcare (Ongoing)

PFH has several  positions across the Midwest. Follow the link for a full list: https://www.vscyberhosting2.com/preferredfamily/ 

Computer Task Group (Ongoing)

Mail resume directly to krista.eckard@ctg.com using Quincy in the subject line. https://www.ctg.com/

UPS (Ongoing)

Click the link to see several jobs UPS has across the nation https://www.jobs-ups.com/

Best Buy (Ongoing)

A full list of positions is available at the following URL: http://compliancejobs.equest.com/Postings?id=EAAAAD6byuMsS%2BFMmVlTYB5P5eqW%2FEUbBqZHmEjffvvCZzMk

Zumper Apartments (Ongoing)


Northwestern Mutual (ongoing)

This company is a Fortune 100 company. Contact Casey at casey.hlubek@nm.com for more information.

Blessing Health System (On-going) Many Openings!

How to Apply: Hover over where it says “Careers” and click Job Listings and then Search. Click on desired position and then Click Here to Apply. Click Apply Now if this is your first time applying. Create a username and password and continue to fill out the application and hit Submit. If you have any questions/concerns, feel free to call us at 217-223-8400 Ext 6850.

Menards, Inc. (On-going) Manager Trainee

Great benefits and earning potential. Career opportunities available upon completion of training program. Degree in a business or related field preferred, but not required. Must be open to relocation. Add?l $2.50 per hour for weekend hours. Apply in person at: Menards 936 N 54th St Quincy, IL 62305 online at: www.menards.com/careers 

Preferred Family Healthcare (On-going)

Many Open Positions! Visit www.pfh.org/careers 

SIU School of Medicine (On-going) Many and all majors!

Please reference our web-site listed below for the latest job opportunities and complete position descriptions at SIU School of Medicine.


Illinois State Board of Education  (On-going) Teacher Positions

If you are interested in being considered for a position, you will need to download an official application at http://www.isbe-careers.net/ 

Missouri Department of Revenue (On-going)

Missouri Department of Revenue has updated its list of job opportunities.  To view this list, please visit https://sa.dor.mo.gov/hr/jobopp/default.aspx