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Welcome to Northern Illinois’ employment portal. You will find a variety of opportunities ranging from faculty positions and administrative and professional jobs to student on-campus employment and extra help positions. We offer a generous benefits package and welcoming community which helps make Northern Illinois University a great place to work.

Previously Posted Job Openings
List of job openings that are in process using the old system.

GA’s and Students
Job openings are not yet posted here. Click the “GA’s” or “Students” button below to be directed to the current list of job opening.

New Users

  • Search Positions: click the “Search All Jobs” link on the left navigation bar.
  • Apply for a Job: click the “Create Account” link on the left navigation bar, then search jobs. You will be prompted to create an application.

Returning Users

  • Click the “Log In” link on the left navigation bar, enter your username and password.
  • This enables you to:
    • Edit your existing account settings
    • Apply for new jobs
    • Review the status of positions you have applied to
    • Email postings to a friend

Equal Employment Opportunity

In accordance with applicable statutes and regulations, NIU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, religion, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, political affiliation, or any other factor unrelated to professional qualifications, and will comply with all applicable federal and state statutes, regulations and orders pertaining to nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Contact Us

NIU Human Resource Services is available to assist you with any of your employment needs, call the HRS Service Center at (815) 753-6000 or email humanresources@niu.edu.