Lake County Government

Recently ranked 16th in the nation in per capita income, Lake County's 470 square miles on the shore of Lake Michigan between Chicago and Milwaukee include urban, suburban, and rural communities experiencing rapid growth. Lake County Government has 2800 professionals dedicated to serving over 650,000 residents. We believe our most important investment in the future of our community is our people. We seek to attract and develop a diverse group of exceptionally talented people who share our passion for individual excellence and our commitment to service to citizens, teamwork, respect, professionalism, results, and partnerships. If you have these qualities, we hope you will consider Lake County Government as the place to build your career.

 

86 job(s) at Lake County Government

Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Sep 13, 2019
Full Time
Are you looking for a challenging role within an organization that provides flexible hours, rewarding compensation and an excellent benefit package? If so, the 19th Judicial Circuit Court is the place for you. It is our goal to positively serve the residents of Lake County while working with a purpose. We believe our employees should take pride in the work they accomplish while truly respecting a collaborative work environment. The 19th Judicial Circuit Court is seeking a Mental Health Clinician, to plan and implement treatment plans with adults on probation. Position: Mental Health Court Clinician Location: Waukegan, Illinois, United States Salary: $45,235 Annually Job Summary: The Mental Health Court Clinician is responsible for evaluating and assessing clients. The incumbent plans and implements a treatment plan with clients on assigned caseload. Conducts individual, group, and family counseling, case management, outreach, education, monitoring, referral, linkage, follow-ups and documentation . In order to be successful in this role you should have a Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in behavioral sciences or related field and three years of experience, OR a Master’s degree in Psychology, Social Work or related field and one year of experience . The individual, within one year of the hire date must have one of the following: certification of an Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counselor by the Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Board (I.A.O.D.A.P.C.A.) or have equivalent certification by a similar state or national board; OR licensed by the State of Illinois as a Physician, Psychologist, Licensed Social Worker (L.S.W.), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.), Licensed Professional Counselor (L.P.C.) Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (L.C.P.C.). A candidate in this position must possess strong communication skills, exceptional writing skills, and the ability to work as a team member. Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information as to why you should work for Lake County! To learn more about the Court, visit the 19 th Judicial Circuit Court . To learn more about other services that Lake County provides and to see some of our employees in action visit our website to view videos . If you need assistance writing your resume, we have some tools to help you at our Human Resources website . Candidates for this position must be certified by the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts (AOIC). The link to the AOIC application is available electronically http://19thcircuitcourt.state.il.us/faq.aspx?qid=194 . Candidates must be a U.S. citizen and live in Illinois at time of hiring or within six (6) months of employment. Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Sep 13, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Under supervision, performs work related to patient care in a variety of duties. Work is performed in accordance with prescribed methods and procedures. Handles telephone contact and record keeping duties. Responsibilities include performing at a proficient level and lending support of patient care team as directed. Utilizes computer to perform a wide variety of tasks. Location: 2303 Dodge Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: Mondays (8:30 am - 5:00 pm and/or 10:00 am - 6:30 pm), Tuesday - Friday (8:30 am - 5:00 pm), Saturdays (Alternate) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Answers incoming phone calls. Makes appointment for clients. Updates demographics and verifies patient eligibility. Answers phone calls from various Clinical Operations clinics. Assists with maintaining patient records. Patient outreach for follow-up care as directed. Performs verbal language interpretation and written language translation services as needed. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires High School Diploma or GED. Minimum of one-year office experience preferred. Must be customer service focused with excellent phone etiquette skills. Spanish speaking preferred. About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. If you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Sep 13, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Under general supervision, assists physician and staff members in providing optimal ambulatory health care to patients, stocks and maintains exam and team rooms; assists with clinical and clerical duties. Work involves direct patient contact and is performed in accordance with prescribed methods, techniques, and procedures. Location: 2400 Belvidere Rd, Waukegan, IL Hours: Monday (10:00 am - 8:30 pm) Tuesday (10:00 am - 8:30 pm) Thursday (8:00 am - 6:30 pm) Friday (8:00 am - 4:30 pm) Saturday (Alternate 2nd Saturday of the month - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Checks patients’ medical records for pertinent data Greets and escorts patients to exam rooms; prepares for the provider by obtaining initial information and vital signs (temperature, pulse, blood pressure and respiration, height, weights, BMI and head circumference as specified by program). Documents chief complaints of patients and notifies the nurse/provider of unusual symptoms or complaints. Assists in telephone follow-up with the patient as directed by the program. Under the direction of the provider and/or nurse, assists with basic patient health education. Inspects exam rooms for cleanliness and equipment condition. Maintains ordered supplies and keeps area stocked. Checks for medical supplies that are outdated. Performs tasks including filing, chart documentation and telephone follow-up as assigned. Performs peak flow; spirometry; EKG; application of Non-Stress Test (NST) belts; point of care testing and phlebotomy services as directed. Administer medication within their scope of practice. Participates in the orientation and training of new certified medical assistants. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires: Medical assistant certification and/or registration with number Requires High School Diploma or GED. Ability to work on weekends, holidays and overtime if necessary Ability to maintain and keep records. Spanish Speaking preferred. About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. If you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Sep 11, 2019
Full Time
Job Description: Deputy Director of IT Reports To: CIO Job Summary The Deputy Director of IT is a key member of the Enterprise IT leadership team. This position is for a professional who values collaboration and working with vastly different operating departments that have competing demands for technology support and solutions. This person will need to understand and promote the efficiencies that best-practice business process and technology can provide for various County operations while continuously striving to add business value. Responsibilities Help establish and manage goals, strategy, and measurements for the department, covering service management, security, applications, business consulting and analysis. Project and organization change management. Help establish and oversee department work prioritization and planning. Help establish and oversee the department budget. Help oversee vendor management and contracting for services and support. Help manage Information Technology staffing, including planning, recruitment, supervision, scheduling, development, cross-training, evaluation, succession, and discipline. Communicate regularly with other departments (executives, liaisons, and users). Maintain a strong partnership with the CIO and serve as the acting CIO as needed. Participate in Lake County technology related projects. Coordinate Lake County’s cross-department technology advisory group. Work with the Chief Technology Officer to realize technology roadmap strategy as we move to the cloud and modernize systems. Work with the Information Security Officer to secure Lake County. Work with other departments to maintain an efficient, effective portfolio of systems. Provide advice to other departments on business processes and technology opportunities. Reduce traditional IT operating costs and add value through business solutions. Skills/Qualifications: Candidates must… Be comfortable working in a fast-paced, changing work environment, and handling multiple responsibilities at the same time. Think strategically, seeing the possible outcomes of different courses of action, including risks and rewards. Have strong business acumen and business planning ability, and possess broad knowledge of technology, its uses, and its requirements. Have a strong understanding of IT management processes, with experience leading and managing projects and operations efficiently and effectively. Be able to establish collaborative relationships with executives, liaisons, and users. Have strong leadership and communication skills, including the ability to explain technology in simple terms and persuade without authority. Be approachable and collaborative. Be able to build a collaborative, results-oriented, high-performance team, empowering employees with purpose and autonomy as well as opportunities for mastering skills. Be highly self-motivated, self-directed, attentive to detail, and involved. Be skilled in technology research and analysis. Have experience improving operational efficiency, service delivery, and technology management across different operations and technology platforms. Have knowledge of regulations relating to technology in the public sector. Have knowledge of leadership, management, budgeting, procurement, human resources, and other related business office functions. Education and Experience: Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science, business administration, public administration, or a related discipline—a master’s degree would be ideal. Candidates should have ten years of progressively responsible experience in technology management, including significant experience in a leadership role.
Lake County, IL Round Lake Park, Illinois, United States
Sep 11, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Provides individual, family, and group therapy; mental health evaluation; treatment planning; case management and case consultation services to youth clients and their families. Assists clients in developing and accomplishing treatment goals in individual, family and group settings. Provides services in office and community settings. Works as part of a comprehensive treatment team. Provides consultation and education to community groups. Provides phone screenings for admit to the program. Competently works with clients with coexisting disorders including substance abuse. Meets minimum productivity expectations and documentation standards using electronic medical records. Responsible for providing screening, assessment, and support services/crisis response to clients who are at risk of psychiatric hospitalization, who are psychiatrically hospitalized or who are being discharged from psychiatric hospitals. Provides after hours on call services to respond to youth at the site of crisis. Location: 423 E. Washington, Round Lake Park, 60073 Hours: Monday (10:00 am - 7:00 pm) Tuesday (11:00 am - 7:00 pm) Wednesday and Thursday (8:30 am - 5:00 pm) Friday (8:00 am - 1:00 pm) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Provides direct services to clients including individual and group treatment. Maintains regular contact with an active caseload. Consults with the supervisor regarding transfer/placement of a client to another level of service, as needed. Provides atmosphere of customer service in assuring that clients are treated in a friendly and respectful manner. Displays positive attitudes and behaviors in the accomplishment of job duties. Facilitates with clients and collaborates with the treatment team to develop, review and update treatment goals and referrals both internally and externally. Assists clients in obtaining public entitlements, housing, community resources, etc. Attends staffing's with schools, juvenile justice, community agencies and others, as necessary. Organizes and participates in treatment-related clinical conferences and staffing's on assigned clients. Focuses on client empowerment evidence based or adopted best practices in providing treatment, seeking to assist clients to build on strengths in addressing treatment needs. Conducts crisis intervention/evaluation/referral to persons who present themselves at the program. Performs initial evaluations and assessments of potential clients regarding their appropriateness for participation in the program. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Master’s degree in psychology, social work or related field with five years of experience is required. Licensed by the State of Illinois as an Physician, Psychologist, Licensed Social Worker (L.S.W.), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.), Licensed Professional Counselor (L.P.C.) Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (L.C.P.C.). If a recovering person, they must have two years of demonstrated sobriety About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. If you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Sep 11, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Evaluates and assesses clients. Prepares and implements treatment plans with clients. Provides therapeutic and supportive services to clients, including individual, group, and family counseling and case management. Prepares and presents education seminars to clients, their families, the general public and other service providers on chemical dependency and/or mental health. In residential programs, responsible for unit coverage and emergency telephone interventions. Counseling duties are generally office based, case management activities are generally community based. Location: 3002 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: Sunday and Monday (6:45 am - 3:15 pm) Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (8:00 am - 4:30 pm) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Provides direct services to clients including organizing and facilitating individual and group treatment and activities, supervision of the milieu and case management and outreach. Develops clients’ abilities to problem-solve interpersonal conflicts. Facilitates with clients and collaborates with the treatment team to develop, review and update treatment goals and referrals both internally and externally. Takes responsibility for training in and documenting clinical chart requirements to meet program and state standards. Provides atmosphere of customer service in assuring that clients are treated in a friendly and respectful manner. Displays positive attitudes and behaviors in the accomplishment of job duties. Focuses on client empowerment and evidence-based practices in providing treatment, seeking to assist clients to build on strengths in addressing treatment needs. Provides education and direction to clients, family members and/or significant others. Organizes and participates in treatment-related clinical conferences and staffing's on assigned clients. Reports client progress, behavior problems or need for medication evaluation to program supervisors/physicians/psychiatrists regularly. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: With an Associate’s degree with an emphasis in behavioral sciences or related field, three years of experience is required, or With a Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work or related field, one year of experience is required, and If a recovering person, they must have two years of demonstrated sobriety. CERTIFICATION To remain in this position, a chemical dependency counselor must, within 24 months, have one of the following: Certified as an Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counselor by the Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Board (I.A.O.D.A.P.C.A.) or have equivalent certification by a similar state or national board Licensed by the State of Illinois as an Physician, Psychologist, Licensed Social Worker (L.S.W.), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.), Licensed Professional Counselor (L.P.C.) Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (L.C.P.C.). About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. f you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Sep 10, 2019
Full Time
The general function of the position within the organization is to perform work related to the maintenance, operation and appearance of the building and the surrounding complexes according to prescribed policies and procedures. This position is under close supervision. The work schedule for this position is as follows: Tuesday - Saturday, 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Sep 07, 2019
Part Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Responsible for care of high-risk clients and crisis intervention. Serves as support to the program providers. Serves as liaison to community agencies and schools. Participates in development and/or assessment of psychiatric treatment plans. Participates in development of services for high-risk populations. Location: 3010 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: Monday - Friday (8:00 am - 1:30 pm) 25 hours a week FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Provides professional psychiatric nursing care related to physician’s orders in conformance with recognized nursing techniques and procedures, established standards and administrative policies of the department. Participates in development and implementation of services for high-risk population in conjunction with other behavioral health staff and/or as directed by Program Coordinator. Provides ongoing case management services for program clients. Responds to inquiries, gives appropriate information and referrals, and documents, if necessary. Involved in quality improvement activities on an ongoing basis. Conducts crisis intervention/evaluation/referral to persons who present themselves at the program. May provide direct services to clients including individual treatment. Focuses on client empowerment in providing treatment, seeking to assist clients to build on strengths in addressing treatment needs. Facilitates with clients and collaborates with the treatment team to develop, review and update treatment goals and referrals both internally and externally. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Associate’s degree, five years of experience in psychiatric or behavioral health nursing is required, or Bachelor’s degree, one year of experience in psychiatric or behavioral health nursing is required, or Master’s degree, no experience required If a recovering person, they must have two years of demonstrated sobriety. CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE To remain in this position, an individual must possess: Illinois Licensure as a register professional nurse (or) Illinois licensure by reciprocity within six months of the initial date of employment. About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. f you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Zion, Illinois, United States
Sep 06, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Under general supervision, assists physician and staff members in providing optimal ambulatory health care to patients, stocks and maintains exam and team rooms; assists with clinical and clerical duties. Work involves direct patient contact and is performed in accordance with prescribed methods, techniques, and procedures. Location: 1911 27th Street, Zion IL Hours: Monday - Friday (8:00am - 4:00pm) *Occasional One Evening per week and One Saturday per month* FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Checks patients’ medical records for pertinent data Greets and escorts patients to exam rooms; prepares for the provider by obtaining initial information and vital signs (temperature, pulse, blood pressure and respiration, height, weights, BMI and head circumference as specified by program). Documents chief complaints of patients and notifies the nurse/provider of unusual symptoms or complaints. Assists in telephone follow-up with the patient as directed by the program. Under the direction of the provider and/or nurse, assists with basic patient health education. Inspects exam rooms for cleanliness and equipment condition. Maintains ordered supplies and keeps area stocked. Checks for medical supplies that are outdated. Performs tasks including filing, chart documentation and telephone follow-up as assigned. Performs peak flow; spirometry; EKG; application of Non-Stress Test (NST) belts; point of care testing and phlebotomy services as directed. Administer medication within their scope of practice. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires High School Diploma or GED. Medical assistant certification or registration required Successful complete LCHDCHC competencies within 6 months of hire. Ability to work on weekends, holidays and overtime if necessary Spanish Speaking Preferred About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. f you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Sep 06, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Provides crisis intervention services to clients via the crisis hotline, in-person, and clients on the inpatient residential unit. Evaluates and assesses clients for level of care. Prepares and implements treatment plans with clients. Provides therapeutic and supportive services to clients, including individual, group, and case management. Responsible for unit coverage and emergency telephone interventions. Location: 3002 Grand Avenue, Waukegan IL Hours: Week 1 - Monday - Friday 12:30am - 8:30am Week 2- Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday (12:30am - 8:30am) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Provides direct crisis intervention services to clients including organizing and facilitating individual and group treatment and activities, supervision of the milieu and case management and outreach. Develops clients’ abilities to problem-solve interpersonal conflicts. Collaborates with client and the treatment team to develop, review and update treatment goals and referrals both internally and externally. Takes responsibility for training in and documenting clinical chart requirements to meet program and state standards. Provides atmosphere of customer service in assuring that clients are treated in a friendly and respectful manner. Displays positive attitudes and behaviors in the accomplishment of job duties. Focuses on client empowerment and evidence-based practices in providing treatment, seeking to assist clients to build on strengths in addressing treatment needs. Provides education and direction to clients, family members and/or significant others. Organizes and participates in treatment-related clinical conferences and staffings on assigned clients. Reports client progress, behavior problems or need for medication evaluation to program supervisors/physicians/psychiatrists regularly. Must meet minimum productivity expectations. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: With an Associate’s degree with an emphasis in behavioral sciences or related field, three years of experience is required, or With a Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work or related field, one year of experience is required, and If a recovering person, they must have two years of demonstrated sobriety. About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. f you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Aug 31, 2019
Full Time
THE LAKE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE MERIT COMMISSION is accepting applications to form a Certified Eligibility List for future vacancies in the Sheriff’s Office. This list will be valid for two (2) years. The general function of the position within the organization is to perform complex work related to the protection of life, persons, and property of the citizens of Lake County through the enforcement of laws and ordinances. The position is under moderate supervision. Duties include, but are not limited to, responding to dispatch calls for service to involve emergency and non-emergency situations; investigating crimes, suspicious conditions and responding to complaints. The Deputy Sheriff is also responsible for arresting persons suspected of violating ordinances and statutes, including use of physical force as necessary to subdue suspects. A person in this position will interview offenders and victims of crimes; appear in court to testify on behalf of the County; serve warrants, summons; speak to organized groups or the general public about various law enforcement activities; and coordinate special education programs. REQUIREMENTS No previous law enforcement experience is necessary. All shifts, including holidays and weekends. Applicants must be US citizen (at time of testing); age 21 (at time of testing); H.S. Graduate (or GED) and possess a valid driver’s license. To be eligible applicants must successfully complete the following: Mandatory physical agility (POWER Test Cards are not accepted); written entrance exam; polygraph, oral interview, psychological exam and background investigation. To Apply for Deputy Sheriff: Apply online via the New Resume/CV link at the bottom of this page, and Pay $25 application fee online at https://www.signmeup.com/site/reg/register.aspx?fid=YF2VXG7 Applications will be accepted beginning August 30, 2019 until September 27, 2019 . Application fees are non-refundable payable online only. Cash or money orders not accepted. In order to attend the mandatory physical agility test you must complete an online application and pay the application fee by September 27, 2019. Events to attend: Physical Agility Test Date: Sunday, October 6, 2019 or Saturday, October 12, 2019 Time: 10:00 AM Check-in will begin at 9:00 AM. Location: Warren High School, Gymnasium Address: 34090 Almond Road, Gurnee, IL 60031 Deputy Sheriff Written Examination Date: Saturday, November 2, 2019 (Individuals who passed Physical Agility Test) Time: 10:00 AM Check-In: 9:00 AM Location: Warren High School, student cafeteria Address: 34090 Almond Road, Gurnee, IL 60031 Physical Agility test requirements are outlined at: www.lakecountyil.gov/MeritCommission Salary: $34.07/hour Lake County Government offers a competitive salary and benefit package and is committed to being an employer of choice. Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Aug 30, 2019
Full Time
Are you looking for a challenging role within an organization that provides flexible hours, rewarding compensation and an excellent benefit package? If so, Lake County Government is the place for you. Comprised of nearly 3,000 employees, it is our goal to positively serve the residents of Lake County while working with a purpose. We believe our employees should take pride in the work they accomplish while truly respecting a collaborative work environment. Do you have a background in law enforcement? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Court Security Officer Location: Waukegan, IL Salary: $21.06/ Hour Job Summary: Becoming a Full Time Court Security Officer for the Lake County Sheriff’s Office means becoming involved with a team that provides safety and security for all occupants, employees and visitors, working and visiting the Lake County Government Complex and the 19 th Judicial Circuit facilities. This position may be rotated within different locations in the Lake County Court System including locations in Waukegan, Park City, Mundelein, Round Lake Beach and Vernon Hills. In order to be successful in this role you MUST currently possess a Police Officer Certification and must possess a current Driver's License and a valid FOID card . You must have considerable knowledge of Courtroom procedures and operations, knowledge of local, state and federal laws. You must be able to read and interpret reports, posters, policies, procedure manuals, releases, court orders and ID cards. This individual must have excellent communication skills, written and oral. You must possess and exercise sound judgment in reacting to emergency situations and using physical force necessary to defend oneself and others. While performing the duties of this job, you will regularly be required to use a two-way radio, telephone, control panel for doors, and keys. You must be able to handle stressful situations, such as gang problems, fights and multiple situations simultaneously. You will be required to walk and stand for an extended period of time without a significant rest period. You must be able to lift, pull, bend, and physically restrain a combative or injured inmate weighing 165lbs or more, and exert a minimum of 20 pounds of force on a regular basis. You may be responsible for transporting prisoners or provide bank escorts. Duties include maintaining positive working relationships with other employees, public officials, and the general public. Being able to build working relationships with employees among 30 countywide departments and the public is sure to keep you interested and continuously learning. You will have endless opportunities to impact and make a difference within Lake County. Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information on why you should work for Lake County! To learn more about the department you will be working for, visit Sheriff's Office . To learn more about other services Lake County provides and to see some of our employees in action visit our website to view videos . If you need assistance writing your resume we have some tools to help you at our Human Resources website . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Aug 30, 2019
Full Time
Are you looking for a challenging role with rewarding compensation and an excellent benefit package? If so, 19 th Judicial Circuit is the place for you. It is our goal to positively serve the residents of Lake County while working with a purpose. We believe our employees should take pride in the work they accomplish while truly respecting a collaborative work environment. Do you have a background in social service practices, case work philosophy and supervision of adults? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Probation Officer (Mental Health Court) Location: Waukegan, Illinois, United States Salary: $45,235 Annually Job Summary: Under general supervision, performs work of considerable difficulty in Probation and other Community Services. The primary responsibility of this position is to work as Coordinator of our Mental Health Court. Becoming a Probation Officer would allow you to be involved with the 19th Judicial Court within local government. Your day will consist of chairing weekly staffings and coordinating the efforts of the Mental Health Court team. The officer will also work closely with clients with mental illness to reduce recidivism through individualized case plans, incentives, sanctions and referrals to treatment providers. You will have endless opportunities to impact and make a difference within Lake County. Being able to build working relationships with employees, 30 countywide departments and the public, is sure to keep you interested and continuously learning. In order to be successful in this role you should have a Baccalaureate Degree from a college or university of recognized standing with course work in Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Criminal Justice, Corrections or a related field. Experience working with the treatment of the mentally ill is also required. Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information as to why you should work for Lake County! To learn more about the Court, visit the 19 th Judicial Circuit Court . To learn more about other services that Lake County provides and to see some of our employees in action visit our website to view videos . If you need assistance writing your resume, we have some tools to help you at our Human Resources website . Candidates for this position must be certified by the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts (AOIC). The link to the AOIC application is available electronically at http://19thcircuitcourt.state.il.us/faq.aspx?qid=194 . Candidates must be a U.S. citizen and live in Illinois at time of hiring or within six (6) months of employment. Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Aug 30, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Responsible for the provision of direct medical care at assigned health center(s) within the scope of practice, in accordance with established standards of care (fulltime 100% of the time). Works with the Practice Manager and Regional Director to achieve clinical and practice goals set by LCHD/CHC. This position is directly supervised on a day to day basis for administrative direction by the Practice Manager, while receiving direction on clinical issues, and development, from Regional Medical Director and Medical Director. Location: 2400 Belvidere Road, Waukegan, IL Hours: Monday - Friday (8:00am - 4:30pm) Skills and Experience Clinical: Directly provides medical treatment and diagnosis for patients Participates in collaborative relationships with APNs (Advanced Practice Nurses) and PAs (Physician Assistants) Consults with staff regarding patients not necessarily seen directly by the physician. This includes, but is not limited to, cases in which medical supervision is necessary for insurance purposes. Participates and presents at clinical conferences and provides medical expertise as appropriate Reports all unusual occurrences that may involve the safety and well-being of the clients, patients and/or co-workers, directly to the Practice Manager and/or Safety Coordinator. Assists and encourages clients/patients in identifying self-management goals. Performs duties in a prioritized, organized and orderly manner to maximize clinic efficiency and productivity. Maintains orderliness and cleanliness of clinic and work area. Administrative: Direct patient care (constitutes approximately 85% of the work time in this position) Provides oversight and supervision of primary care providers (no more than five FTEs per Lead Physician) including: Ongoing weekly observations of provider performance Quarterly informal performance appraisals and annual performance appraisals Participation/facilitation in onboarding of new primary care providers Coaching of primary care providers Assist providers with achievement of productivity benchmarks Assist providers with quality improvement activities and achievement of SMART goals Provides coverage of clinical management activities in conjunction with the Chief Medical Officer, including: Participation in provider recruitment, development and retention Patient safety and risk management activities Ongoing monitoring and feedback regarding LCHD/CHC’s PCMH model to ensure quality and cost effective care Monitoring and tracking of KPIs and dashboards that cover all above-mentioned activities Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires completion of a residency program. Must be at least Board Eligible in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, or Pediatrics. Board certification is preferred. Academic appointment at a Medical School preferred. Requires Illinois license to practice as a physician. Ability to work on weekends, holidays, and overtime if necessary. Experience with managing other providers. Six years of senior-level/director-level management experience. Demonstrated experience as a strategist. Can set priorities, establish clear (and high) expectations and execute identified strategies. Ability to maintain and keep records. About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. To learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Aug 29, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Outpatient therapist position working with adult SMI population. Primary responsibilities are to provide individual and group therapy, and complete comprehensive assessments for clients entering care. Position responsibilities also include evaluation, psycho-social education, and assists clients in developing and accomplishing treatment goals in individual and group settings. Provides consultation and education both internally and externally to community groups and emergency services. Location: 3010 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: Monday and Tuesday's (8:30 am - 8:00 pm) Wednesday (8:30 am - 5:00 pm) Friday (8:30 am - 4:30 pm) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Provides direct services to clients including individual and group treatment. Focuses on client empowerment in providing treatment, seeking to assist clients to build strengths to meet their treatment needs. Facilitates with clients and collaborates with the treatment team to develop, review and update treatment goals and referrals both internally and externally. Provides education and direction to clients, family members and/or significant others. Conducts crisis intervention/evaluation/referral for persons who present themselves at the program. Performs initial evaluations and assessments of potential clients regarding their appropriateness for participation in the program. Provides atmosphere of customer service in assuring that clients are treated in a friendly and respectful manner. Displays positive attitudes and behaviors in the accomplishment of job duties. Acquires and utilizes knowledge of LCHD/CHC database and word processing software and other equipment commensurate with position. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires a Master’s degree in psychology, social work or related field, with two years of experience is and clinical license in the State of Illinois is required, and Must be licensed by the State of Illinois as an Physician, Psychologist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.), Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (L.C.P.C.) If a recovering person, they must have two years of demonstrated sobriety. Bilingual, Spanish-speaking preferred. About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. If you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Libertyville, Illinois, United States
Aug 27, 2019
Full Time
Are you looking for a challenging role within an organization that provides flexible hours, rewarding compensation and an excellent benefit package? If so, Lake County Government is the place for you. Comprised of nearly 3,000 employees, it is our goal to serve positively the residents of Lake County while working with a purpose. We believe our employees should take pride in the work they accomplish while truly respecting a collaborative work environment. Do you have a background in community development projects? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Community Development Planner Location: Libertyville, IL Salary: $51,121 - $66,724 Job Summary: Responsible for assisting with the preparation of the Consolidated Housing and Community Development Plan; administration of the County's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program and other housing and community development programs in which the County may participate. The candidate will also be responsible for the provision of technical assistance to grantees and grant applicants to generate activities that meet the priorities of the Consolidated Plan and/or other Community Development grant program requirements. There is need to explain Lake County’s various grant programs, especially to and for non-profit organizations, and to conduct the application solicitation, submittal and review process. Becoming a Community Development Planner would allow you to be involved with facilitating the public participation process and presentations on CDBG Program matters to various Commissions and Committees, the County Board, and other public or private groups. Your day will consist of coordinating the administration of community development projects and preparing environmental review records to monitor compliance of labor standards regulations. There is need for staff attendance at occasional morning or night meetings. THIS IS A GRANT FUNDED POSITION. You will have endless opportunities to impact and make a difference within Lake County. Being able to build working relationships with fellow employees, 30 countywide departments and the public, is sure to keep you interested and continuously learning. In particular, you will establish and maintain positive working relationships with elected and appointed government officials, community leaders, staff of public and nonprofit agencies and HUD field representatives. The successful candidate will be a team-oriented professional, ready to serve as grant leader for any Community Development programs. You will have a Bachelor’s Degree in social work, urban or regional planning, business or public administration, social science or closely-related field with three years of experience and/or a Master’s Degree. A drivers license is required. Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information on why you should work for Lake County! To learn more about the department you will be working for, visit Planning, Building & Development . To learn more about other services Lake County provides and to see some of our employees in action visit our website to view videos . If you need assistance writing your resume we have some tools to help you at our Human Resources website . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Lake County, IL Libertyville, Illinois, United States
Aug 27, 2019
Full Time
Are you looking for a challenging role within an organization that provides rewarding compensation and an excellent benefit package? If so, Lake County Government is the place for you. Comprised of nearly 3,000 employees, it is our goal to positively serve the residents of Lake County while working with a purpose. We believe our employees should take pride in the work they accomplish while truly respecting a collaborative work environment. Do you have a background in the maintenance and repair of water and sanitary sewers? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Utility Worker Location: Libertyville, IL Salary: $23.34/Hour Job Summary: The general function of this position will be to assist in the repair or replacement of water/sewer mains, piping, valves, and hydrants, operate heavy equipment, assist in restoration work and the repair/preventative maintenance of water and sewage pumps, motors, generators, and other mechanical/electrical equipment. This position works Monday through Friday from 7:00am – 3:30pm and must be available for occasional overtime duty, weekend duty and 24-hour call on a rotating basis. The Utility Worker must have good knowledge of methods, practices, materials, tools and knowledge of hazards and safety precautions related to the maintenance and repair of potable water systems and sanitary sewers. You will have endless opportunities to impact and make a difference within Lake County. Being able to build working relationships with employees, 30 countywide departments and the public, is sure to keep you interested and continuously learning. To be successful in this role you should have a high school diploma or GED, and at least one year of experience in the field of water and/or sewer maintenance and repair. Basic computer skills are required. You must also possess a valid Class A CDL Driver’s License with tanker endorsement, or able to get one within six months of start date, supplemented by a satisfactory driving record. Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information on why you should work for Lake County! To learn more about the department you will be working for, visit Public Works . To learn more about other services Lake County provides and to see some of our employees in action, visit our website to view videos . If you need assistance writing your resume, we have some tools to help you at our Human Resources website . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Aug 27, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: The data analyst leverages their passion for data, research know-how, and public health knowledge to aid in the development of informatics products. The analyst will apply their quantitative, qualitative, and statistical analytics expertise to support LCHD/CHC’s mission of promoting the health and well-being of all those who live, work, and play in Lake County. The Analyst will, under the guidance of senior team members, create unique, cutting edge analysis and information products to help solve challenges faced by LCHD/CHC and inform the decisions of tomorrow. Location: 3010 Grand Avenue, Waukegan IL Hours: Monday - Friday (8:30am - 5:00pm) Skills and Experience Acquire and manipulate data from a variety of sources including the organization’s central Data Lake along with external data sets and conduct in-depth data cleansing to prepare data for analysis. Assist senior team members interpret data and analyze both qualitative and quantitative results. With direct supervision, ensure the accuracy and integrity of analysis through development of automated or semi-automated data quality checks. Assist senior team members in developing a User Interface/User Experience framework for each information product that accurately communicates the results of an analysis. Develop information products which are intuitive visualizations utilized to disseminate analysis conducted by the Health Informatics Team. Build creative, advanced data visualizations leveraging Tableau and GIS preferred, as well as web based program languages such as JavaScript, C#, and R Shiney. Continually identify new data-based insights that can support and improve LCHD/CHC’s decision making process, patient care activities, and community health. Deliver on ad-hoc data requests from end users, while building new dashboards and self-service products that reduce the need for those requests. Assist in coordinating and executing the community health assessment and community health needs assessments. Aid in the identification of additional data sets that can drive strategy, improve decision making, and automate process. Other activities as assigned. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Master’s of Public Health with demonstrable coursework and/or experience in research-related data analysis and biostatistics Master’s of Science in Informatics, Computer Science, Biostatistics, or equivalent preferred Bachelor’s degree in operational research, statistics, applied analytics, computer science, or related field with 1 – 2 years Public Health or Healthcare experience. About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. f you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Aug 27, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Under the supervision of the Patient Access Center Manager and Associate Director Clinical Practice (clinical oversight), determines the degree of urgency of the patient’s problem, selects the most appropriate disposition (time, location and provider to handle the problem), and provides advice on what steps should be taken to address the issue presented. Participate as a member of the Patient Access Center team, signs into ACD and schedules patient appointments when there are no triage functions to handle. Location: 2303 Dodge Ave, Waukegan, IL (Annex) Hours: Monday - Friday (9:00 am - 5:30) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Talks directly to patient on the telephone and then directs them to the appropriate care setting (physician office, urgent care, emergency room). Uses active listening in identifying the presenting complaint. Performs short evaluation of the patient situation to estimate severity of illness and/or injury including learning about chief complaint, chronic problems, medications, allergies and as possible obtaining vital sign and mental status information Determines urgency of seeing patient based on brief (telephone) assessment utilizing electronic health record system as appropriate. Sends those (triaged) with high-risk chief complaints such as chest pain, abdominal pain, or severe headaches to ER immediately or arranges for an ambulance. Utilizes the electronic health record system to schedule appointments for patients who do not need to go to ER but need to see a physician. Responds to questions from patients, healthcare professionals and other LCHD resources (e.g. public health nurses) utilizing clinical expertise, guidelines and established protocols. Utilizes the electronic health record system to send tasks to clinic PCMH teams, as appropriate, to meet patient needs. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Current Illinois RN license. Ability to access pertinent patient information utilizing electronic health record. Ability to make decisions quickly based on medical knowledge and established protocols. Ability to schedule appointments and document in NextGen. About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. If you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Lake County, IL Zion, Illinois, United States
Aug 27, 2019
Full Time
Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you! About the Role: Under general supervision, assists physician and staff members in providing optimal ambulatory health care to patients, stocks and maintains exam and team rooms; assists with clinical and clerical duties. Work involves direct patient contact and is performed in accordance with prescribed methods, techniques, and procedures. Location: 1911 27th Street, Zion, IL Hours: Monday - Friday (8:00 am - 4:00 pm) *One evening per week and one Saturday per month.* Skills and Experience Checks patients’ medical records for pertinent data Greets and escorts patients to exam rooms; prepares for the provider by obtaining initial information and vital signs (temperature, pulse, blood pressure and respiration, height, weights, BMI and head circumference as specified by program). Documents chief complaints of patients and notifies the nurse/provider of unusual symptoms or complaints. Assists in telephone follow-up with the patient as directed by the program. Under the direction of the provider and/or nurse, assists with basic patient health education. Inspects exam rooms for cleanliness and equipment condition. Maintains ordered supplies and keeps area stocked. Checks for medical supplies that are outdated. Performs tasks including filing, chart documentation and telephone follow-up as assigned. Performs peak flow; spirometry; EKG; application of Non-Stress Test (NST) belts; point of care testing and phlebotomy services as directed. Administers immunizations for patients ordered by the provider. Participates in the orientation and training of new certified medical assistants. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires High School Diploma or GED. Medical assistant certification or registration required Successful complete LCHDCHC competencies within 6 months of hire. Ability to work on weekends, holidays and overtime if necessary About the Perks: Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit the Health Department page to get additional information on why you should work for us. If you would like to learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please review this short video . Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.