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MAINTENANCE WORKER I

Full-Time

 

The City of Park Ridge's Public Works Department is seeking applicants for the full-time position of Maintenance Worker I. Duties include, but are not limited to, performing unskilled manual labor tasks in the maintenance and repair of municipal streets, grounds, sewer, and water mains and operating trucks, miscellaneous power tools, and power mowers. This position requires working in various outdoor weather conditions (rain, snow, hot, and cold).

Required hours are Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Overtime should be expected. Must possess or obtain Commercial Driver's License ("CDL") Class "B". Starting annual salary is $50,478 plus benefits. Position is open until filled.

Submit application for employment and resume to Kim Hodge, HR Generalist, via email at humanresources@parkridge.us or by U.S. Mail:

City of Park Ridge

Attn: Human Resources 

505 Butler Place

Park Ridge, IL 60068

 

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PLANS EXAMINER / INSPECTOR

Full-Time

 

The City of Park Ridge's Community Preservation & Development Department is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Plans Examiner / Inspector. This position serves as the primary plan reviewer and inspector for all building and engineering permit activities related to plumbing. Responsibilities also include, but are not limited to, conducting plan reviews for compliance with municipal building and zoning codes; performing inspections for structural, mechanical, electrical, and/or plumbing installations in new construction and/or remodels of commercial and residential structures; responding to building-related inquiries and resolving complaints.

This position requires frequent interaction with contractors, business owners, and homeowners. Excellent customer services skills required. General knowledge of permitting, zoning, and building preferred. Minimum requirements include: an Illinois Plumbing License; 3 to 5 years of related experience, valid State Driver's License, and H.S. diploma / GED. ICC certifications preferred, but not required. Certification as an Illinois Plumbing Inspector is desirable. Typical work hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Starting annual salary is $55,992 plus benefits. Position is open until filled.

Submit application for employment and resume to Kim Hodge, HR Generalist, via email at humanresources@parkridge.us or by U.S. Mail:

City of Park Ridge

Attn: Human Resources 

505 Butler Place

Park Ridge, IL 60068

 

EOE M/F/D/V


 

ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES MANAGER

Full-Time

 

The City of Park Ridge seeks motivated applicants for the professional position of Administrative Services Manager. This position reports to the City Manager and has a dual focus, Human Resources Manager and Strategic Project Management.

This role is responsible for the overall management of the City's full-service human resources department. Experience in employee and labor relations, specifically with multiple public sector unions, with regard to contract negotiations and grievance procedures is required. Knowledge of workers compensation, wage and hour laws, FMLA, and pension administration, as well as the ability to coach and develop employees throughout the organization, including internal training initiatives, is necessary. This role will be also be responsible for benefits management.

In addition, the Administrative Services Manager assists in the implementation of the City's Strategic Plan; provides project management oversight and accountability for organization wide projects to include: visioning, securing City Council authority, contracting, expenditure tracking, and post completion review. The manager serves as the organization's Central Service Administrator to identify and implement organization wide systems and processes to improve efficiency, utilization, and consistency. This role may be required to serve as the Acting City Manager and attend evening meetings to present data and information to City Council.

Minimum requirements include: Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources Management, Industrial Relations, Public or Business Administration, Psychology or related field, eight years of progressively responsible municipal experience, including five years supervisory experience. SPHR, SHRM-SCP, CLRP, IPMA-CP, or other professional human resources certification required. Must have previous experience in public sector human resources administration and in all facets of project management. Master's Degree preferred.

General work hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Starting salary is $113,025 +/- depending on qualifications. Application deadline is August 30, 2019.

Submit application for employment, cover letter, and resume to Kim Hodge, HR Generalist, via email at humanresources@parkridge.us or by U.S. Mail:

City of Park Ridge

Attn: Human Resources 

505 Butler Place

Park Ridge, IL 60068

 

EOE M/F/D/V


 

PLANNER

Full-Time

 

The City of Park Ridge's Community Preservation & Development Department is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Planner. Duties of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Serving as staff liaison to Zoning Board of Appeals and Historic Preservation Commission
  • Reviewing building permits and business licenses for compliance with the zoning ordinance
  • Investigating zoning complaints and enforcing the zoning ordinance
  • Processing zoning variance and subdivision applications
  • Providing support on a wide range of planning and administrative activities as assigned, including: map and text amendments to the zoning ordinance and occasional support to the Planning & Zoning Commission.

A successful candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Customer service skills and the ability to tactfully handle adversarial situations at public meetings and in the field is also required. AICP is preferred.

General work hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Starting salary range is $60,000 - $75,000 depending on experience and qualifications, plus benefits. Position available until filled.

Submit application for employment, cover letter, and resume to Kim Hodge, HR Generalist, via email at humanresources@parkridge.us or by U.S. Mail:

City of Park Ridge

Attn: Human Resources 

505 Butler Place

Park Ridge, IL 60068

 

EOE M/F/D/V


 

 

CROSSING GUARD

Part-Time

 

The City of Park Ridge's Police Department seeks qualified applicants for the part-time position of Crossing Guard. Under general supervision, performs duties associated with assuring the safety of children at designated street crossings. High school diploma or GED (desirable). Will train. Starting hourly rate is $14.75/hr. Positions are open until filled.

Submit application for employment and resume to Kate Poirier, Administrative Services Supervisor, via email at kpoirier@parkridgepolice.org or by U.S. Mail:

 

Park Ridge Police Department

200 S. Vine Ave

Park Ridge, IL 60068

 

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CERTIFIED POLICE OFFICER RECRUITMENT

Full-Time

 

The City of Park Ridge is seeking certified applicants to complement our Police Department.  The Police Department has 56 sworn personnel and serves over 37,000 residents.

Persons possessing certification from the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board may be considered for accelerated entry (referred to as "certified entry candidates"). Please click here for more information.

You can access the Certified Entry Police Officer Application here.

For further questions regarding Certified Police Officer Recruitment, please contact Kim Hodge, Human Resources Generalist, at 847-318-5202.

 

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