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.

 

 

 

 

 

79 job(s) at Lake County Government

Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Apr 01, 2020
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 accounting procedures and principles? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Accountant III – Finance and Administrative Services Location: Waukegan, IL Salary: $58,991 - $75,764.32 Job Summary: As an Accountant within Finance and Administrative Services, you will be responsible for conducting analysis and accounting research, assisting with the audit, performing reconciliations and assuring compliance with Lake County Policies and Procedures. You will have endless opportunities to impact and make a difference within Lake County, which consists of more than 30 departments and divisions. Being able to build working relationships with employees and the public is sure to keep you interested and continuously learning. In this position, you will work directly with the Lake County Controller to support financial functions. Using your quantitative skills and accounting knowledge, you will document transactions, summarize financial status, reconcile discrepancies and prepare financial reports. In addition, this position will support month-end and year-end close and assist in producing the Lake County budget, and provide accounting support to various County departments. In order to be successful in this role you must have thorough knowledge of accounting procedures and principles, along with experience in general ledger functions and accounting software. You should have a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business Administration, Public Administration or related field and five (5) to eight (8) years of experience. 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 Finance and Administrative Services page . 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 committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Mar 27, 2020
Temporary
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: Our Addictions Treatment Program requires a dedicated Aide to join our friendly team on an as needed basis. We’re seeking a caring and compassionate individual who will enjoy interacting with our clients and assisting them with their daily living activities.You must be warm and friendly, with a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and a genuine passion for providing our clients with high quality care and support. Location: 3002 Grand Avenue, Waukegan, IL 60085 Skills and Experience: Assists the nurse in direct client care by recording vital signs and charting results in NextGen. Assists the nurse with admission point of care testing (drug screens and breathalyzer). Communicates any unusual behavior or change in client status to nursing staff. Inspects and cleans client rooms after client transfer/discharge. Maintains client common areas for cleanliness and orderliness. Follows basic food safety principles when preparing, handling and serving client meals. Assures delivered meals are date labeled and maintained at correct safe temperature until served. Documents and maintains the daily temperature log of kitchen equipment (refrigerators/freezer). Responsible for maintaining a sanitary kitchen and great room area. Monitors, inventories and restocks routine food items, linen and/or other supplies as needed. Transports clients off grounds to appointments for LCHD lab work or external appointments. Answers telephone inquiries, providing information or routing calls to appropriate staff. Maintains confidentiality regarding clients/client records. Provides atmosphere of customer service in assuring that clients are treated in a respectful manner. Involved in quality improvement activities on an ongoing basis. Participates in mandatory in-services, safety drills, staff meetings and trainings. Performs other duties as assigned within the scope and responsibilities of the position. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: High school diploma or G.E.D, and one year of experience in direct patient care preferred. Ability to read, write and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. 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 the department you will be working for, please visit the Addictions Treatment Program information page. 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
Mar 26, 2020
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, repair and diagnosis of electrical equipment and automation? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Electrical Automation Technician Location: Libertyville, IL Salary: $34.79 - $38.26 Job Summary: Becoming an Electrical Automation Technician would allow you to be involved with electrical control systems and equipment within local government, ranging from the design and layout of control cabinets to SCADA equipment. Your day will consist of designing, building, installing and repairing electrical control systems and equipment such as controls for radio communication and SCADA equipment, design and upgrade sites with processors and variable frequency drives, troubleshoot and correct problems relating to all electrical equipment, plan or modify and perform preventive and corrective maintenance on existing or new electrical systems. 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. In order to be successful in this role you should have an associate’s degree or the equivalent of two years of college or vocational school education in electrical engineering and five years of experience in working with controls that include cabinet design, fabrication and troubleshooting related to the water and wastewater field. Individuals should have a working knowledge of the standard practices, tools and terminology of the electrical trade and the elementary electrical theory and use of testing equipment. Applicants should have completed 8,000 hours of work for designation as a journeyman electrician and a valid drivers license to operator a County provided vehicle. 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
Mar 18, 2020
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 administering medications. Responsible for direct care of clients, including crisis intervention and triage on admission, participates in developing treatment plans with clients, provides emergency assessment for hospitalizations, and reports supply needs to Nurse Manager. Location: 1911 27th Street, Zion IL Hours: Monday - Friday (8:00am - 4:00pm) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Acts as triage person for admissions to the program. Provides professional nursing care, including administering medications, according to physician’s orders in conformance with recognized nursing techniques and procedures, established standards and administrative policies of the department. Recognizes and interprets symptoms of clients’ conditions, reports to appropriate personnel and assists with remedial measures for adverse developments. Monitors the collection of urine specimens according to Standard precautions, if SAP. Maintains clinical charts including documentation of observations, medications treatments; reports on the condition of clients; observes and corrects, if possible, environmental factors dealing with comfort and safety. Participates as a team member at staff interviews and provides input regarding the stability of client’s physical condition. Is responsible for arranging clinic appointments, chest x-rays, laboratory work and other medication appointments, if ATP/CCP or WRS. Makes arrangements for medical transfer of patients to other treatment facilities, as necessary, if ATP/CCP or WRS. Focuses on client empowerment in providing treatment, seeking to assist clients to build on strengths in addressing treatment needs. Organizes and participates in treatment-related clinical conferences and staffings on assigned clients. Provides education and direction to clients, family members and/or significant others. Takes responsibility for training in and documenting clinical chart requirements to meet program and state standards. Acquires and utilizes knowledge of LCHD/CHC database and word processing software and other equipment commensurate with position. Participates in staff meetings, in-service trainings, and seminars to facilitate professional growth and maintain licensure if required. Maintains an awareness of and professional involvement/collaboration with community resources. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: With an Associate’s degree, one year of experience in chemical dependency is preferred With a Bachelor’s degree or diploma, year of experience in chemical dependency/behavioral health field is 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. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability, veteran status and other protected characteristics.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Mar 17, 2020
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 Call Center Clerk assists patients with scheduling appointments for healthcare services in the FQHCs. The Clerk answers incoming telephone calls and makes outreach calls to defined patients. Work is performed in accordance with prescribed policies and procedures. Responsibilities are performed at a proficient level thus lending support to the care teams. Location: 2303 Dodge Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: 37.5 hours a week Monday (8:30-5:00pm) Tuesday (10:00am-6:30pm) Wednesday and Thursday (8:30am-5:00pm) Friday (8:30am-5:00pm) Saturday (8:00am-1:00pm) Alternating Saturday's FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Answers a high volume of incoming phone calls. Provides patient services to include registration and insurance verification, scheduling/canceling appointments, and facilitates communication between the patient and FQHC provider team/clinic. Uses reference documents and online tools to become familiar with Lake County Health Department (LCHD) services and acts as a subject matter expert for patients. Identifies urgent patient needs and routes/escalates appropriately Navigates electronic health record and updates patient information as needed Adheres to strict HIPAA guidelines. Provides language translation services, verbal or written, as needed. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires High School Diploma or GED. Minimum of one-year office experience preferred. Exhibits essential Customer Service focused commitment demonstrating active listening, focus on issue resolution, sharp attention to detail and analytical and problem solving abilities to meet and exceed the needs of our patients. 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. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability, veteran status and other protected characteristics.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Mar 17, 2020
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 evaluating and admitting clients. Prepares and implements treatment plans with clients. Provides individual, group, and family counseling and education. Provides chemical dependency education to general public, service providers and individuals. Location: 3002 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: 16 hours every other Friday and Saturday (11:00pm-7:00am) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience 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. Focuses on client empowerment and evidence bases practices in providing treatment, seeking to assist clients to build on strengths in addressing treatment needs. Provides direct services to clients including individual and group treatment. 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. Takes responsibility for training in and documenting clinical chart requirements to meet program and state standards. Provides consultation to assist in the identification of persons in need of treatment and makes referrals as appropriate. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: High school diploma or GED and 3 years of experience, or Associate’s degree in a related field If in a SUPR funded program, within 24 months of employment: Must obtain certification as an Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counselor (CADC) 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 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
Mar 17, 2020
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: 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. 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 Avenue, Waukegan IL Hours: First week of pay period: Friday 4:00pm – 12:30am / Second week of pay period: Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday 4:00pm – 12:30am 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 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. Crisis and Respite Counselor Conducts emergency assessments of clients arriving at the Crisis Unit. Provides crisis intervention to stabilize clients and refers them to the most appropriate continuing care in conjunction with case coordinators. Facilitates group and individual counseling Provides Case Management services Provides crisis counseling on the phone and in-person Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Consistent with the Community-Based Mental Health Professional Qualifications as a Mental Health Professional (MHP): Bachelor’s degree in a related field, or Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in any field and two (2) years’ experience, or High School diploma or GED and five (5) years’ 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. 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. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability, veteran status and other protected characteristics.
Lake County, IL Round Lake Beach, Illinois, United States
Mar 17, 2020
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 comprehensive direct medical care within the scope of practice in accordance with established professional standards of care. Provides medical services for patients on a part-time or full-time basis as described in their contract, at one or more of the clinical facilities of the Service Area. Works with the other care team members to provide quality patient-centered care. Site: Various Location Hours: Are to be determined based upon the needs of the clinic. Skills and Experience Provides skilled medical examinations of adults and/or children, including complete histories and physicals. Provides continuing care of patients and follow-up as needed. Prescribes laboratory testing and radiology studies. Prescribes and/or administers medications as needed. Recommends hospital patients as needed. Provides clinical consultation to other staff members and supervision of staff and students as assigned. Thoroughly, accurately, and promptly document all service rendered in the electronic medical record for every patient. Refers patients to other Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center services, other agencies or to specialists, as the cases require. Develops and maintains a basic knowledge of services available at the Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center (LCHD/CHC). Is knowledgeable of and is in compliance with CLIA, OSHA, and JCAHO regulations for safety, infection control, equipment operation, and other applicable areas. Upon request, provide teaching, supervising and/or precepting for students and residents as needed in support of Community Health Center objectives and in accordance with requirements set forth in agreements with educational institutions. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires graduation from an accredited school of medicine, the completion of one year of residency (internship) in an approved program, and medical license in the State of Illinois. A completed residency in an approved program in a relevant specialty, with Board eligibility is preferred. Post residency experience in Primary Care is preferred. Ability to work on weekends, holidays and overtime if necessary Ability to operate computers and knowledge of electronic health 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. 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. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability, veteran status and other protected characteristics.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Mar 17, 2020
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 W. Belvidere Rd, Waukegan, IL Hours: 37.5 hours a week, Monday-Friday 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. One year of experience is required. Medical assistant certification or registration required. Ability to work on weekends, holidays and overtime if necessary Ability to maintain and keep records. Please note: Certified Medical Assistant, who has passed the exam and been awarded the CMA, RMA, NCMA, NHA, CCMA certificates. Must successfully complete LCHDCHC competencies within 6 months of hire. Candidates who have completed a 160 hour externship with the LCHD/CHC will have the one year experience requirement waived. 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
Mar 17, 2020
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: Performs quality radiographs for the identification and diagnosis of tuberculosis. Confirms proper medical documentation is in order for medical billing of x-rays. Location: 515 Keller Avenue, Waukegan IL Hours: Tuesday (9:00am - 1:00pm) Skills and Experience Responsible for radiographic development, labeling, logging, and arranging of films for review by the contracted Radiologist. Maintains and files x-ray films and reports in appropriate areas. Files all x-ray documentation into the patient’s chart. Arranges duplicate copy of x-ray reports alphabetically and files them in their appropriate location. Monitors and reports the number of x-rays taken. Advises and educates patients on chest x-ray procedures. Assist co-workers in other areas of the clinic when necessary, which includes but is not limited to, front desk duties and other duties as assigned. Maintains a clear, concise, daily log of all patients having x-rays. Keeps an inventory of x-ray supplies (i.e., developer, solution, film, etc.) and orders as needed to ensure continued clinic operations. Keeps the x-ray rooms and common areas in a safe, clean, and orderly environment. Answers telephone calls. Performs duties in a professional manner and cooperates with TB clinic staff, TB Medical Director, and the TB Program Coordinator for the efficient operation of the clinic. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Graduate from an approved Medical Radiation Technology program Current Illinois Licensure as a Radiology Technician by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and accreditation by the State of Illinois Department of Nuclear Safety Requires two years of recent general experience in the field of Radiology 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. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability, veteran status and other protected characteristics.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Mar 17, 2020
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: This position is responsible for managing the daily operations related to nursing care and CMAs in line with clinical practice standards. This position is a working RN role and will spend 20% of time in administrative duties and 80% in the care coordinator role. Location: 2400 Belvidere Rd Waukegan, IL (Belvidere Medical Building) Hours: Monday - Friday (8:00 am - 5:00 pm) Skills and Experience Oversees clinical nursing care, ensuring compliance with established regulations and standards including quality assurance, confidentiality, and medical record documentation. Provides direct supervision to nurses and subordinate staff, ensuring appropriate assessment and treatment of patient health. Serves as key problem-solving resource for staff on patient issues. Studies patient needs/trends, analyzes patient flow problems, and suggests solutions to patient care problems. Collaborates with the practice manager, and lead MD on development and implementation of nursing department’s mission, goals, policies, procedures, budget quality assurance plan, and work standards. Compiles/analyzes data on patient outcomes, quality assurance results, budget/goal achievement, and performance/productivity and prepares reports for the practice manager and the clinical administrative team. Participates in medical practice planning related to clinic and emergency/disaster response system. Ensures that offices/departments are clinically staffed appropriately. Collaborates with human resources department on recruiting, selecting, orienting/training, and evaluating nursing staff. Provides patient care, including administering medications, according to Provider’s orders within their scope of practice, established standards and administrative policies of the department, as necessary. Responsible for ensuring Nursing staff and CMAs are up to date with licensure and yearly training in collaboration with the clinical compliance team. Participates in audit readiness and ensures staff is prepared for audits. Ensures that clinical supplies including vaccinations are organized and up to date. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Completion of a BSN in nursing. Current Illinois RN license. Minimum five years of professional nursing experience including two years’ charge nurse-level experience, preferably in medical practice setting. For internal candidates- 5 years of nursing experience. Clinical supervisory experience requirements may be off set by performance, skills and potential demonstrated during your time as an employee. 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
Mar 17, 2020
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: Master’s degree in a related field, and Successful completion of 1,000 practicum hours, or One (1) year of documented clinical experience under the supervision of a QMHP, and Licensed by the State of Illinois as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), or as a Licensed Social Worker (LSW), or Licensed by the State of Illinois as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), or as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) preferred If in a FQHC program: Licensed by the State of Illinois as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), or as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) required 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 Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Mar 17, 2020
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
Mar 17, 2020
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 High School Diploma or GED. One year of experience is required. Medical assistant certification or registration required. Ability to work on weekends, holidays and overtime if necessary Ability to maintain and keep records. Spanish Speaking preferred. Please note: Certified Medical Assistant, who has passed the exam and been awarded the CMA, RMA, NCMA, NHA, CCMA certificates. Must successfully complete LCHDCHC competencies within 6 months of hire. Candidates who have completed a 160 hour externship with the LCHD/CHC will have the one year experience requirement waived. 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
Mar 17, 2020
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: 3010 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: 37.5 hours a week Monday (10:00am-7:00pm), Tuesday (11:00am-7:30pm), Wednesday &Thursday (8:30am-5:00pm), Friday (8:00am-1:00pm) 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: Associate’s degree and five (5) years’ experience in behavioral sciences, or Bachelor’s degree and three (3) years’ experience in behavioral sciences, or Bachelor’s degree in a related field and one (1) year of experience in behavioral sciences, or Master’s degree in behavioral sciences and no experience If in a SUPR funded program, within 24 months of employment: Must obtain certification as an Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counselor (CADC) 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 Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), or as a Licensed Social Worker (LSW). 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
Mar 17, 2020
Full Time
IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY IN LAW ENFORCEMENT and looking for growth opportunities to enhance your career , the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Merit Commission is currently accepting applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff in the Lake County Sheriff’s Office. 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. YOU MUST BE CURRENTLY WORKING AS A FULL-TIME CERTIFIED POLICE OFFICER . Available to work all shifts, including holidays and weekends. Currently employed as a Certified Police Officer; and, Good standing in their department as of the date of certification by the Merit Commission; and, Two years of full-time, continuous experience with the same law enforcement agency where currently employed, the definition of which includes, but is not limited to, authority to make arrest and carry firearms; and, Successfully completed Illinois Basic Police Officer Training, or successfully completed Basic Police Officer Training Program which can be transferred and accepted by the Illinois State Training Board; and, Complete a Supplemental Transfer Application in addition to the Merit Commission’s regular application. This and additional forms and documents will be emailed to all applicants that meet the minimum requirements after you have completed the on-line application. Only on-line applications will be accepted . There is no fee. In addition, when requested, you will be required to provide a copy of your birth certificate or naturalization, a copy of your high school diploma or GED, and a copy of your law enforcement certificate. If you have any questions, please email the Merit Commission: meritcommission@lakecountyil.gov. Lake County Government offers a competitive salary and benefit package, and is committed to being an employer of choice. ANY OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT IS CONDITIONED ON THE SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF A PRE-EMPLOYMENT MEDICAL EXAM, WHICH INCLUDES A DRUG AND ALCOHOL SCREEN AND A BACKGROUND SCREENING. Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Lake County, IL Zion, Illinois, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Part Time
About the Role: 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! Location: 2905 Willow Lane C1, Zion, IL Hours: 24 hours a week... Friday ( 1:00pm-9:30pm) and Saturday & Sunday (7:00am-3:00pm) 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: Bachelor’s degree in a related field, or Bachelor’s in any field and two (2) years’ experience, or High School diploma or GED and five (5) years’ experience If in a SUPR funded program, within 24 months of employment: Must obtain certification as an Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counselor (CADC) 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 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
Mar 17, 2020
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: Primary responsibilities are Spanish interpretations for Spanish speaking behavioral health patients. Responsible for a variety of clerical duties utilizing a high degree of independent judgment, problem solving and initiative. Location: 3010 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: 18 HOURS A WEEK - THIS IS AN ENTRY LEVEL POSITION. Monday (9:30am-3:30am), Tuesday (8:30am-4:00pm) and Wednesday (8:30am-4:00pm) Hours can be varied and flexible depending on what the applicant is available to work. FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Communicates orally and in writing in both Spanish and English languages, providing interpretive and information services for Spanish speaking patients/clients. Assists established and new Spanish speaking patients with communicating with Children and Adolescent Behavioral Health Providers. Schedules appointments for clients and provides reminder calls for Provider appointments. Handle telephone inquiries, making appropriate referrals to specific Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center programs or other agencies as appropriate. Translates for Spanish-speaking clients (in clinic, home or community settings). Types correspondence, memoranda, forms and statistical reports. Documents any missed appointments in the medical record and telephones or sends letters to assist patients to reschedule appointments. Translates written educational materials and other documents from English to Spanish. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate. 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
Mar 17, 2020
Temporary
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 administering medications in the Addictions Treatment Program. Responsible for direct care of clients, including crisis intervention and triage on admission, participates in developing treatment plans with clients, provides emergency assessment for hospitalizations, and reports supply needs to Nursing Coordinator, if applicable to program. Location: 3002 Grand Avenue, Waukegan IL (ATP) Hours: TBD to fill staff nurse vacancies as needed. Shifts vacancies are days, evening, and or over night with increments of 4 hours, 8 hours, or 12 hours. Skills and Experience Acts as triage person for admissions to the program. Provides professional nursing care, including administering medications, according to physician’s orders in conformance with recognized nursing techniques and procedures, established standards and administrative policies of the department. Recognizes and interprets symptoms of clients’ conditions, reports to appropriate personnel and assists with remedial measures for adverse developments. Monitors the collection of urine specimens according to Standard precautions, if SAP. Maintains clinical charts including documentation of observations, medications treatments; reports on the condition of clients; observes and corrects, if possible, environmental factors dealing with comfort and safety. Participates as a team member at staff interviews and provides input regarding the stability of client’s physical condition. Is responsible for arranging clinic appointments, chest x-rays, laboratory work and other medication appointments, if ATP/CCP or WRS. Makes arrangements for medical transfer of patients to other treatment facilities, as necessary, if ATP/CCP or WRS. Focuses on client empowerment in providing treatment, seeking to assist clients to build on strengths in addressing treatment needs. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: With an Associate’s degree, one year of experience in chemical dependency is preferred With a Bachelor’s degree or diploma, year of experience in chemical dependency/behavioral health field is 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. To learn more about the department you will be working for, visit Addictions Treatment Program . 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 Vernon Hills, Illinois, United States
Mar 17, 2020
Temporary
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: As a Flex Counselor at Women's Residential Services you will be responsible for Responsible for evaluating, assessing and admitting clients. You will also prepare treatment plans and assessments for our clients; as well as provide individual, group, and family counseling on an as need basis. This position does not have permanent set hours and is as needed. Responsibilities: Provides education and direction to clients, family members and/or significant others. Provides direct services to clients including individual and group treatment. Takes responsibility for training in and documenting clinical chart requirements to meet program and state standards. Responds to inquiries, gives appropriate information and referrals, and documents, if necessary.. Conducts crisis intervention/evaluation/referral to persons in the community or who present themselves at the program. Secures hospitalization, if necessary. Performs initial evaluations and assessments of potential clients regarding their appropriateness for participation in the program. Participates in collection of client fees including completing forms for third-part coverage. Serves food to clients in residential programs. Participates in staff meetings, in-service trainings, and seminars to facilitate professional growth and maintain licensure if required. Maintains an awareness of and professional involvement/collaboration with community resources. Assists in facilitating transportation of clients. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: High school diploma or GED and 3 years of experience, or Associate’s degree in a related field If in a SUPR funded program, within 24 months of employment: Must obtain certification as an Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counselor (CADC) 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 About the Perks: The Health Department 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 the department you will be working for, visit Women's Residential Services . To learn more about our community impact and to see some of our employees in action, please take a look at 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.