Career Opportunities

Thank you for your intestest in being a member of our staff!

The Museum of the Grand Prairie is dedicated to bringing the history of Central Illinois to everyone. We are a subdistrict of the Champaign County Forest Preserve District. All job listings and openings will be listed on their website. There is a wide range of positions to pick from so be sure to check back regularly for new openings.

Current Positions Available:

Education Program Specialist II  - Are you a a dedicated, passionate, and skilled educator? We want YOU! This position will lead the education team here at the museum and reach thousands of students and teachers each year through engaging history education programs and events.

Custodial Specialist - We are looking for a skilled individual to join our team as Custodial Specialist. This position will be responsible for cleaning, maintaining and protecting the facilities at the Museum of the Grand Prairie, Education Center, and Annex at Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve and the Interpretive Center at Homer Lake Forest Preserve.

Public Program Specialist I - Help enrich educational and interpreteive opportinities as a Public Programs Specialist I! This position will interact with thousands of visitors and community members each year through the coordination of programs, events, and activities relating to the rich natural and cultural history Champaign County has to offer!

We invite you to explore the current vacancies for full-time, part-time, and seasonal poistions.