Employment at Oakton

Oakton's commitment to its students begins with a dedicated team of skilled and passionate professionals like you.

From faculty and staff to service and maintenance positions, we have a number of community college jobs available in both Des Plaines and Skokie, Illinois, so you can share your skill and passion with a diverse and inclusive community.

In addition to generous benefits including medical, dental and employer-provided life insurance, you will enjoy an accommodating work schedule that allows you to balance an engaging career with a fulfilling home and personal life. To learn more about available jobs and benefits, contact one of our Human Resources professionals.

Oakton is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. It was also named as one of 2011’s Top 50 Employers by Historically Black Colleges and Universities Connect. The HBCU Connect list recognizes companies and organizations that have done an excellent job in their specific efforts to recruit students and alumni from the nation's 105 historically Black colleges and universities.

Apply for Openings 

Whether you're an educator looking to advance your career in academia, an academic advisor, a payroll specialist, a custodian or anything in between, you'll find a complete job listing here. We hope you'll find your fit at Oakton.

Learn About Benefits

Explore our array of benefits for part-time and full-time employees, including medical, dental and employer-provided life insurance, tuition waivers and more.

Discover Professional Development Opportunities 

See how the Center for Professional Development can help community college employees improve leadership skills, enrich teaching and learning, drive innovation and more.