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Construction & Engineering​

Watch your ideas come to life by joining Greater Peoria’s construction and engineering sector. Our firms lead world-class projects across a range of industries — education, healthcare, manufacturing, residential and more — and around the nation. Discover opportunities and openings at top employers like River City Construction below.

No matter your career aspirations, we’ve got you covered. A greater career is waiting.

River City Construction

Within two weeks of its incorporation in 1984, River City Construction was awarded five projects totaling $4.7 million — and that rapid growth continues. Today, over 400 experienced professionals work on top building projects across Greater Peoria, the Midwest and beyond.

Other Construction Companies

Some design new homes and residential developments. Others focus on commercial and industrial spaces. Greater Peoria’s construction firms offer expertise in design-build services, general contracting, project management and more. Some key local players include:
  • Baldovin Construction
  • CORE Construction
  • D. Joseph Construction
  • Peoria Metro Construction
  • PJ Hoerr
  • POINTCORE Construction
  • Williams Brothers Construction
  • UCM (United Contractors Midwest)

Engineering Firms

Developing innovative solutions to keep our world moving forward — Greater Peoria’s engineering firms take on that challenge every day. Problem-solvers of all stripes are wanted here: engineers, architects, surveyors, planners and technicians. Top local firms include:
  • Belcan
  • Dewberry
  • Farnsworth Group
  • Hanson Professional Services
  • Midwest Engineering Associates
Leanne Skuse, President, River City Construction​, headshot

Leanne Skuse​

President, River City Construction

“As a child growing up, I was always curious about the buildings, bridges and other structures I saw on family road trips to Chicago. Today as a leader in the construction industry, I help bring large-scale projects to life all over the Midwest while serving my team and community. I’ve been afforded great opportunities to raise a family and build a wonderful career in Greater Peoria — and you can, too! Connect with us today… and create the future you want.”