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 Hourly rate starts at $18.60 ($38,700 annually)

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The Park Specialist II is responsible for performing general park maintenance duties throughout the District with an emphasis on mowing.

JOB SUMMARY • Supervise 2-4 seasonal staff members • Mowing, trimming, edging, and blowing • Tree removal • Herbicide applications • Trash removal • Athletic field maintenance • Parking lot repairs • Special events • Snow removal

QUALIFICATIONS • Prior experience in leading a mowing crew, park maintenance, landscaping, and equipment operation/repair preferred • Obtain a valid Illinois Pesticide Operator’s license, CPR/AED certification and Illinois CDL “C” license upon employment

HOURS Monday through Friday from 6:30 am to 3:00 pm with overtime available

BENEFITS WE OFFER In exchange for your time and talent, we offer a generous benefit package, including: • Medical Insurance • Dental Insurance • Vision Insurance • Life Insurance • Short- and Long-Term Disability (IMRF) • Pension / Defined Benefit Plan (IMRF) • 457 Plan / Defined Contribution Plan • Paid Time Off • Park District Facility Discounts and Usage Benefit

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 Elmhurst Park District

 Contact

Dan Payne
630-993-8940
dpayne@epd.org

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled

 $40,000 - $50,000 DOQ

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FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Job Title: Full-Time Building Technician

Closing Date: Until filled

General Hours: This is an FLSA non-exempt position. Four 10 hour days (Monday-Thursday / 6:30AM - 5:00 PM), 40-hour work week, with additional hours as necessary, including emergency on-call hours. Overtime is required, but not guaranteed, and based on the needs of the Division and the District as a whole.

Location: Parks Maintenance Facility – 2352 Hassell Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Website: www.heparks.org

Qualifications/Duties:

HEPD is seeking a knowledgeable, qualified individual to serve as a Building Technician within the Aquatic and Building department. Individual must poses knowledge in commercial HVAC repair and maintenance, electrical trouble shooting and basic building maintenance. Must be capable of operating industry specific equipment and performing basic administrative procedures. This is a hands-on working position. Position reports to the Supervisor of Aquatics and Buildings. Salary range is $40,000 - $50,000 depending on experience and qualifications. Minimum 1 year of experience in commercial HVAC repairs (related fields) and an associates’ degree in related field is required.

This position is eligible for a full benefit package, including (but not limited to): IMRF participation, optional savings through 457, medical/dental/vision/life insurance, facility usage, and EAP.

Please submit Hoffman Estates Park District employment application online via the career opportunities page on the District’s website: www.heparks.org. If unable to apply online, please submit application to Dustin Hugen, Director of Parks, Planning & Maintenance.

Address: 2352 Hassell Road City, State: Hoffman Estates, IL Zip Code: 60169

Hoffman Estates Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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 Hoffman Estates Park District

 Contact

Eric Leninger
(847) 885-7500
eleninger@heparks.org

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled

 $42,000 - $50,000 DOQ

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FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Job Title: Full-Time Turf Manager

Closing Date: Until filled

General Hours: This is an FLSA non-exempt position. Four 10 hour days (Tuesday-Friday 6:30AM --> 5:00PM), 40-hour work week, with additional hours as necessary, including emergency on-call hours. Overtime is not guaranteed, but will be based on needs of the Division and District as a whole.

Location: Parks Maintenance Facility – 2352 Hassell Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Website: www.heparks.org

Qualifications/Duties: Hoffman Estates Park District is seeking a knowledgeable, qualified individual to serve as the Turf Manager. Individual must poses knowledge in turf maintenance, irrigation and general horticulture. Must be capable of operating industry specific equipment, chemical applications, performing basic administrative procedures and directing seasonal staff. This is a hands-on working leadership position. Position reports to the Director of Parks, Planning & Maintenance as well as Supervisor of Park Grounds. Salary range is $42,000-50,000, depending on experience and qualifications. Minimum 3 years of experience in a related field. Associates’ degree in related field is required. Bachelors’ degree preferred.

This position is eligible for a full benefit package, including (but not limited to): IMRF participation, optional savings through 457, medical/dental/vision/life insurance, facility usage, and EAP.

Please submit Hoffman Estates Park District employment application online via the career opportunities page on the District’s website: www.heparks.org. If unable to apply online, please submit application to Dustin Hugen, Director of Parks, Planning & Maintenance.

Address: 2352 Hassell Road City, State: Hoffman Estates, IL Zip Code: 60169

Hoffman Estates Park District is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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 Hoffman Estates Park District

 Contact

Eric Leninger
(847) 885-7500
eleninger@heparks.org

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled

 $77,250-$84,975

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Position Summary

Under the general direction of the Superintendent of Parks and Planning, the Assistant Superintendent of Parks and Planning is responsible for managing the day to day operation of the Parks and Planning Department. Responsibilities include the maintenance of 47 park sites consisting of 439.6 acres of owned land and 295.6 acres of leased land, three outdoor swimming pools, athletic fields, and other District assets.This position also assists in the maintenance of fifteen buildings, management of construction projects, equipment purchases, and development of the department’s capital repair and replacement plan.Current management areas within the department include Trades, Parks, Horticulture, and Fleet.

Position Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess:

-BA/BS in Park Management, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Turf Management, or a closely related field from an accredited college or university or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

-Minimum ten (10) years of progressive experience in park maintenance, facility maintenance, or any combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, abilities, and skills.

-CPRP, CPSI, and Pesticide Applicator License preferred.

-CPO desirable

How to Apply

-Review the recruitment brochure at https://tinyurl.com/y6xaur9n.

-Candidates should apply online at jobs.palatineparks.org with a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three professional references.

-First review of candidates will begin on July 10, 2019.

-For more information contact Peter Cahill, Assistant Superintendent of District Services and Projects, at 847.496.6262 or pcahill@palatineparks.org.

-Palatine Park District is an Equal Opportunity and Reasonable Accommodation Employer.

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 Palatine Park District

 Contact

Peter Cahill
847-496-6262
pcahill@palatineparks.org

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled

 $30/hour

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GovTemps is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Park Grounds Supervisor at the Fox Valley Park District. Selected candidate is expected to work an estimated three months as a GovTemps employee with opportunity to be considered for the full-time position as a District employee later this summer. Position will work forty (40) hours/week with evening and weekend work as needed.

Position Duties: Reporting to the Asst. Director of Park Operations, this is a “working supervisor” position managing two full-time and up to 12 part-time staff in performance of ground maintenance duties including ornamental repair and renovation. Other duties include: assigning and supervising staff, budgeting, processing work orders, purchasing, contractor oversight, and project management.

Position Requirements:

Ideal candidate will have 5 years grounds management experience 2 years supervisory experience Ability to perform manual maintenance tasks Possess computer experience with strong organizational, and project management skills CDL and pesticide applicator’s license is preferred Hourly Wage and Selection Process: $30/hour. GovTemps benefits include employer matched IRA retirement plan and optional health insurance. Apply online with resume and cover letter to GovHRjobs.com. Position will remain until filled. Candidates seeking to supplement IMRF pension by working for GovTemps are encouraged to apply. Questions are encouraged. Contact Mike Earl, Senior VP, at 224-261-8366 or mearl@govhrusa.com

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 Fox Valley Park District

 Contact

Lisa Santoria
6309664517
lsantoria@fvpd.net

 Closing Date

Open Until Filled