Frequently Asked Questions

How can I refer a person with disabilities for employment?

Social service agencies, vocational counselors, high school counselors, parents, or friends can use our Referrer’s Information page as a guideline to determine the suitability of an applicant for employment at Peoria Production Solutions. The online Employment Application also allows third parties to submit an application on someone else’s behalf. Send email inquiries to or phone (888) 449-2358 and ask for Human Resources. Peoria Production Solutions accepts walk-in applications from 8:00 AM until 3:30 PM Monday through Friday.

What is your source of employee candidates?

Most of the targeted employment candidates at Peoria Production Solutions come as referrals from other social service or educational organizations. As an equal opportunity employer, Peoria Production Solutions also recruits targeted employees directly as the result of the application, screening, interviewing process. Persons interested in employment at Peoria Production Solutions are encouraged to submit an application online, in person, or by mailing a resume. See our contact page for the address.

What is the source of Peoria Production Solutions funding?

Peoria Production Solutions is a not-for-profit, self-supporting organization. All funding comes directly from the sale of products and services to our customers. Peoria Production Solutions does not receive funding through any grant application processes or government funding sources.

How many people work at Peoria Production Solutions?

Peoria Production Solutions maintains a workforce of approximately 330 employees. Around 61% of Peoria Production Solutions employees have a diagnosed disability.

Are employees paid an hourly wage?

All Peoria Production Solutions employees are paid an hourly wage of no less than the current Federal Minimum Wage. All employees, with the exception of those employed through an educational work permit agreement, work a full-time, 40-hour week.

Who owns Peoria Production Solutions?

Peoria Production Solutions is incorporated in Illinois as a not-for-profit organization, and is classified by the IRS as a 501(c) 3 charitable organization. An unpaid Board of Directors, selected from community volunteers, governs Peoria Production Solutions. All income generated by Peoria Production Solutions operations after expenses is retained within the organization.

What type of people work at Peoria Production Shop?

Peoria Production Solutions employs adults with disabilities, although our focus is on abilities and not disabilities. For a listing of the traits of successful Peoria Production Solutions employees, visit our Referrer’s Information page. Generally, we employ people with pride and a desire to succeed and contribute to their own success.

What types of services are available at Peoria Production Solutions?

Peoria Production Solutions provides a wide range of services to business customers on a contracted basis. Check out Services for more information.

Does Peoria Production Solutions provide transportation?

Peoria Production Solutions is conveniently located on the CityLink #1 — University bus route servicing Pioneer Park and North University Avenue (visit the CityLink Website for routes and schedules). Peoria Production Solutions does not operate its own transportation service or provide private transportation.

Does Peoria Production Solutions offer residential facilities?

The mission of Peoria Production Solutions is to be the premier employer of individuals with disabilities. Peoria Production Solutions does not maintain any residential facilities. Many Peoria Production Solutions employees reside in independent living facilities operated by other social service agencies.