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.

 

 

 

 

96 job(s) at Lake County Government

Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Jan 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
Jan 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 a variety of clerical duties utilizing a high degree of independent judgment, problem solving and initiative. Facilitates and supports patient in treatment and payment issues. Performs analysis and review of documentation including financial and medical records. Work is performed in accordance with prescribed methods and procedures. Responsibilities include performing at a proficient level and lending support to patient care team. Able to be a team leader on tasks and projects. Location: 2400 Belvidere Rd, Waukegan, IL Hours: 37.5 hours a week (Monday - Thursday 12:00pm-8:00pm) Friday ( 8:30am-5:00) Saturday as needed FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Check in patients for all providers and appropriate site services. Enters patient demographic information and updates as changes occur. Enters Primary Care Provider (PCP) information in patient’s demographics. Verifies third party coverage at every visit following established procedures for each payer. Explains discounts, nominal fees and payment requirements. Calculates sliding fee eligibility based on client income according to established procedures. Collects payment for visits and makes receipts and balances cash bags following established procedures. Refers patients to navigators following written procedures. Assists in training of new clerical staff following established office procedures. Acts as a resource for clerical and program staff at assigned clinic. Prepares clinic daily deposits for bank in absence of Office Manager. Ensures effective, accurate and efficient office operations. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires High School Diploma or GED, plus two years office experience, preferably in health care. 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
Jan 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 as part of the Lake County SASS team 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: Consistent with Community-Based Mental Health Professional Qualifications as a Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP): Master’s degree in a related field, and Five (5) years post graduate clinical experience, 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) 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. 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
Jan 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 service to customers and support to staff in the Environmental Health programs conducted by the Health Department at the Central Permit Facility. May perform a variety of tasks according to prescribed procedures and format, including, but not limited to, administrative and support functions and project manager functions on less complex integrated development projects. Provides early assistance to customers for inquiries, both general and project related. Location: 500 West Winchester Road, Libertyville IL Hours: Monday - Friday (8:00am - 4:00pm) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Project Management Essential Functions Functions as Project Manager (PM) for single agency project types and for incorporated permits and projects. Primary point of contact for the customer, the public, staff and decision makers during the course of a given project, scheduling and coordinating all meetings as necessary. Responsible for facilitating the project from pre‐application assistance to project close‐out, ensuring timely reviews of projects to a decision point identifying and eliminating problems, and ensuring the timely completion of related documents. Works with the customer and staff team ((MDT) for single agency and incorporated project types to define the project scope (what approvals are required for the project) and general timeline. Uses “options thinking” to resolve issues and solve problems. Responsible for ensuring that the project record is complete. CEP Back-Up Essential Functions Performs, as needed, back-up duty of Consistent Entry Point (CEP) activities. Responsible for determining the purpose of customer’s inquiry, the level of information or assistance the customer needs, and then directing the customer to the next step in the development process. Provides general information to a customer by answering general questions and/or providing pre-packaged information. Non-development Related Administrative functions Conducts the clerical functions for the environmental programs. Perform s computer data entry for EH program(s), reports and record audits. Types letters, memos and reports as assigned. Performs general receptionist duties as assigned; answers and directs telephone calls; greets visitors and fulfills requests for information of a semi-technical nature, schedules inspections, explains procedures and applicable fees; direct inquiries to appropriate staff member and/or refers to appropriate agency. Accepts incoming applications for all services offered, verifies information is fully completed, and collects applicable fees as outlined in the Lake County Code, Chapter 178. Handles and processes daily cash, check and credit card deposits. Maintains and updates and processes computer and paper files for EH programs. Coordinates/files/maintains records; prepare documents for scanning, as directed. Performs scanning of documents into the County computer archive system. Receives and fulfills FOIA requests for records. As assigned, performs data entry into the County FOIA Tracking System. Provides training to incoming DP staff for non-development related administrative functions. Demonstrates excellent customer service by providing program and agency information as requested to internal and external customers. As assigned, processes and distributes mail. As assigned, assists the Principal Program Assistant in specific EH programmatic work. Effectively operates office equipment, trouble-shooting when necessary. Interacts with clients/customers and assists in problem-solving/complaint resolution. Creates letters or memos to address internal/external customer issues as necessary. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills with staff and the public. Performs other duties as assigned or required. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires the completion of a standard high school program or GED program. Requires a minimum 2 years of relevant 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 Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Jan 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: Provides direct clinical care of clients, including ordering of lab tests, counseling of patients, developing treatment plans and prescribing medication within the scope of their education and certification of the collaborative agreement with their collaborating physician as assigned at one or more clinical facilities in the Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center. This position is PRN for any of the Lake County Health Center sites: Waukegan, Zion, North Chicago, Highland Park, or Round Lake Beach. Hours are based upon the needs of the clinic and patient care FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Elicits and screens medical histories, performs physical examinations. Requests, interprets and performs laboratory examinations. Assesses, identifies and evaluates health problems. Prescribes medications as per practice guidelines. Provides preventive health screening education to clients, see guidelines and protocols. Refers health problems for appropriate follow-up. Refers clients to appropriate community and health resources. Consults with staff physicians and other APN’s. Conducts individual and/or group educational sessions. Documents client service in record per policy. Assists in preparation of informational materials for dissemination to clients; professionals; and other agencies. Participates in orientation of new staff and students. Provides clinical consultation to other staff members Supervision of students as assigned. Collaborative agreement with appropriate physician when required Required meetings with collaborating physician May assist in orientation and training of new staff. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Master’s Degree in Nursing or postmaster certification as an APN Appropriate certification by National certifying body as required by state law. ANCC NCCC NAPNAP AMCB ACC Current Illinois licensure as a Registered Nurse or Advanced Practice License Controlled Substance Licensure Requires certification from ANA Ability to work on weekends, holidays and overtime if necessary 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. 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
Jan 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: Provides direct clinical care of clients, including ordering of lab tests, counseling of patients, developing treatment plans and prescribing medication within the scope of their education and certification of the collaborative agreement with their collaborating physician as assigned at one or more clinical facilities in the Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center. Location: 3002 Grand Avenue, Waukegan IL (Addictions Treatment Program) Hours: PRN FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Collaborative agreement with appropriate physician, if not certified for independent practice in Illinois Evaluates clients regarding their treatment needs related to addictions and withdrawal management, manages medical aspects of addictions and withdrawal management, and prescribes medication when appropriate. Performs addictions-related psychiatric or medical evaluations, as requested by other staff members, for purposes of diagnosis and for treatment planning. Consults with staff regarding clients not necessarily seen directly by the physician. This will include, but is not limited to, cases in which medical or psychiatric supervision is necessary for insurance purposes. Conducts crisis intervention/evaluation/referral to persons who present themselves at the program. Responds to inquiries, gives appropriate information and referrals, and documents, if necessary. Provides direct services to clients including individual and group 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. 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. Must meet minimum productivity expectations. Maintains an awareness of and professional involvement/collaboration with community resources. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Graduation prior to start date from a Master’s or Doctoral Degree in Nursing from a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) program accredited by either the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) or the Accreditation Commission on Education for Nursing (ACEN), or Family Nurse Practitioner FNP program accredited by either the CCNE or the ACEN, or Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) program accredited by either the CCNE or the ACEN At least 1 year of experience providing medication-assisted treatment (MAT) half-time, or equivalent Certification and Licensure Initial and continuing certification as a: PMHNP by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or other national certifying body as required by state law, or FNP by the ANCC, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Board (AANPCB) or other national certifying body as required by state law, or ANP by the ANCC, or other national certifying body as required by state law. Current active and unrestricted license from the State of Illinois as an Advanced Practice Nurse; or a letter from the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation stating that the application for licensure endorsement has been approved, with receipt of Illinois license following within six months of initial application date for endorsement Current active and unrestricted Controlled Substance Registration (CSR) from the State of Illinois Registration with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) CARA Act waiver from the DEA. 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
Jan 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 maintaining a balanced budget? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Budget/Operations Analyst Location: Waukegan, IL Salary: $58,991 - $86,269 Job Summary: Responsible for assisting in the development and monitoring of various departmental budgets. Becoming a Budget Operations Analyst would allow you to be involved with finance administrators, department directors, and program staff within local government, ranging from justice and planning to health and community service departments. Your day will consist of examining department budget submissions for completeness, accuracy, and conformance with established procedures, reviewing reports and accounting records to ensure allocated funds have been spent as specified; exploring funding and service alternatives; and conducting research and studies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of policies and practices. You will have endless opportunities to 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 Bachelor’s degree with coursework in public or business administration and at least two years of experience. Individuals should be familiar with local government and budget preparation, analysis and administration; possess the ability to effectively problem solve; and be able to work both individually and in a team atmosphere. 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 & Administrative Services . 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
Jan 16, 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 environmental science or sustainability? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Sustainability Program Coordinator Location: Waukegan / Libertyville, IL Salary: $76,000 – $84,000 Annual Salary Job Summary: This position’s primary responsibility is for the development and coordination of Lake County’s sustainability program. As part of the County’s overall strategic plan, Lake County is committed to making great strides in enhancing and promoting a sustainable environment. This position will work to further the cause and lead the charge on all current strategies, in addition to the further development of a Lake County sustainability program with cutting edge, innovative goals and strategies. With this exciting position you will also have the opportunities to: Lead the development of a sustainability program that reduces the County’s impact on the environment with strategies that apply green solutions, implements renewable energy technologies and incorporates best management environmental practices in the delivery of County programs and services. Lead the implementation efforts of a number of ongoing initiatives already established through the direction and work of Lake County’s Energy & Environment Committee. This includes the establishment of the Commercial PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) program in Lake County, installation of solar power at a number of County and municipal sites through a recently adopted Power Purchase Agreement, establishment of Net Zero Emissions Policies, and shifting the County’s fleet to a more energy efficient model. Work closely with county policy makers, departments, local agencies, and the public at large to research and strategize innovative ideas and solutions, collaborate on county wide projects, develop educational opportunities for employees, act as a resource to departments to research and develop sustainable practices, research and draft policies for consideration, provide training to departments, and promote sustainability-focused events. Track the progress of sustainability programs through the development of metrics to measure progress and success in achieving the sustainability goals. In partnership with the County Administrator’s Office, support and manage the Energy & Environment Committee’s workplan, innovative ideas, and ongoing initiatives. You will have 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 bachelor’s degree in a related field and a minimum of 5 years of directly related experience. Individuals should have a working knowledge of sustainability concepts and best practices; possess the ability to effectively problem solve and have the ability to work both individually and in a team atmosphere. 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 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 Libertyville, Illinois, United States
Jan 16, 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 civil engineering and capital improvement project management? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Capital Improvement Project Manager Location: Libertyville, IL Starting Salary: $67,208 - $86,269 Job Summary: The general function of this position will be to provide project management and project support for the Lake County Stormwater Management Commission’s annual and long-term capital improvement program. As infrastructure ages and land development expands, LCSMC is meeting new demands for flood mitigation and water quality improvement for the County’s regionally recognized surface water resources. This position will support LCSMC by utilizing project management tools, as well as managing consultant relationships and supporting review of performance metrics to maintain accountability and tell our success story. A successful candidate must possess strong communications skills, as the position will participate in outreach and communications to the public, stakeholders, and other Federal, State and Local government entities. Direct experience with briefing policy-makers, leading public forums, and effective messaging to project partners is preferred. The position is under general direction. Supervision may be exercised over consultants and contractors, and the Capital Improvement Project Manager will participate and coordinate field inspection and construction management oversight. This position will align resources with projects and ensure consistent application of standards and processes. Additional responsibilities include performing work of considerable difficulty in directing and performing a variety of complex engineering and project management assignments related to surface water grey and green infrastructure. This position is responsible for performing technical work in connection with the investigation, review, planning, design, construction and maintenance of various aspects of infrastructure improvements. The applicant must have thorough knowledge of civil engineering principles, the ability to organize project documentation, to schedule and conduct meetings, gather, organize, and analyze data or information related to the assigned projects, manage preliminary and final design projects, review pay estimates and invoices, review design plans for regulatory conformance, and summarize technical information concisely for public consumption. You will have endless opportunities to impact and make a difference within Lake County. Being able to build working relationships with employees, county departments and the public, is sure to keep you interested and continuously learning. To be successful in this role you should have a bachelor’s degree in Civil, Environmental, Construction or Municipal Engineering or related field and at least 4 years of related experience. Previous work or knowledge related to surface water resources, infrastructure, underground construction, or consulting engineering a plus, as is direct management of a capital improvement program. Possession of a Professional Engineer (PE) license from the State of Illinois or equivalent is a plus. You must also possess a valid Driver’s License, 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 Stormwater . 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
Jan 10, 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 performs work of considerable difficulty in assisting with the administration of the Health Department’s central billing office management program. The position has the responsibility for reviewing, researching, analyzing and processing all paper and electronic EDI billing files to Medicaid/Managed Care Organizations, Medicare, private insurance and all other revenue sources through our clearinghouses, Viatrack and InMediata. Ensures accurate records are kept for all billing activity to ensure the agency complies with all appropriate regulations as required. Provides various patient management reports as needed. Assists with other billing projects as needed. Location: 3010 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience Processes and analyze electronic claims through NextGen, Viatrack, InMediata or Value Options systems and act upon the findings in a timely manner. Process paper claim. Analyze and resolve all claim edit errors using Viatrack and NextGen. Review and process all private patient statements in NextGen and transfer data accurately to the central printing office at the county for printing and mailing. Create patient management reports using the NextGen system. Analyze and resolve accounts receivable aging issues. Use Microsoft Excel to create spreadsheets to assist in the analysis of patient data. Analyze and correct patient sliding fee adjustments in NextGen as needed. Trace the transactions through NextGen from charge entry through claim creation as part of problem resolution. Differentiate between clearing house rejections and payer rejections by frequently working within the Viatrack clearing house environment. Resolve billing inquiries from internal and external customers. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Completion of a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate. Associate’s Degree or certification in medical technology or accounting is preferred . (3) Three years experience in a medical billing or accounting office setting is preferred. Bilingual 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.
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Jan 10, 2020
Full Time
The 19 th Judicial Circuit is seeking a motivated individual looking for a challenging role with rewarding compensation and an excellent benefit package. 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. If you have a background in social services, criminal justice, case work supervision or substance abuse interventions, this position could be an excellent fit for you: Position: Probation Officer (D UI Caseload) Location: Waukegan, Illinois, United States Salary: $46,140 annually Job Summary: Under general supervision, performs work in Probation and other Community Services. The current position is in the DUI Unit of Adult Probation. Becoming a Probation Officer would allow you to be involved with the 19th Judicial Court within local government. Your day will consist of assisting Probationers to solve problems and make necessary adjustments to reduce law-violating behavior 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 must have a Bachelor's Degree from a college or university of recognized standing with course work in Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Criminal Justice, Corrections or a related field and familiarity with standards, policies, and functions of the 19th Judicial Circuit Court. 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 AOIC application . 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 Vernon Hills, Illinois, United States
Jan 10, 2020
Full Time
Are you looking for a challenging role with 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. Do you have a background in food preparation and cooking on a large-scale basis? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Juvenile Cook Location: Vernon Hills, Illinois, United States Salary: $32,551 Annually Job Summary: Preparation and cooking of foods on a large-scale basis in a secure facility. Becoming a full-time cook would allow you to be responsible for preparing and cooking foods on a large-scale basis. This is routine work in preparing food according to menus and standardized recipes, cleaning the cooking area and equipment, and serving the foods on an assembly line. Work is under the supervision of a Senior Cook or Food Service Supervisor. Maintains the work area in a sanitary condition and safely operates various kitchen equipment. This position must be available to work weekends and holidays. In order to be successful in this role you should have a High school diploma or GED and six months to one year of experience preparing food on a large scale basis or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Possession of an Illinois Department of Public Health Sanitation Certificate is recommended. Individual must be must be familiar with commercial kitchen operations and equipment and have good knowledge of health and safety of food service operations in a secure facility. 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 on why you should work for Lake County! To learn more about the department you will be working for, visit the 19th Judicial Circuit Court . 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
Jan 09, 2020
Intern
In August 2001, the Lake County Stormwater Management Commission (SMC) amended its Watershed Development Ordinance (WDO) to include protection for isolated wetlands. The WDO requires that developments must maintain between 80% and 150% of the pre-development storm runoff volume to preserved isolated wetlands. SMC is conducting an ongoing study of preserved isolated wetlands on a various post-development sites throughout Lake County, Illinois, to evaluate the effectiveness of the “80-150” hydrology requirement. The latest study report is available for viewing at: http://il-lakecounty.civicplus.com/DocumentCenter/View/3178/Wetland-Hydrology-Study-Report-October-2017-PDF?bidId =. Do you have a strong interest and background in wetland science and plant identification? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Summer 2020 Wetland Internship Location: Libertyville, Illinois Salary: $15.00/hour Hours: Monday through Friday, starting May 2020 – August 2020 Duties/Responsibilities The wetland intern will spend about 90% of the study time in the field and 10% of the time in the office under the guidance of SMC’s wetland specialists. This position will allow the intern to apply classroom experiences to real world applications by collecting data for later analysis both by the intern and SMC staff. This position also will expose the intern to various aspects of SMC’s wetland regulatory program. For additional information on SMC and the WDO, see our website at http://www.lakecountyil.gov/stormwater/Pages/default.aspx . Representative duties will include: Collection of field vegetation, soil, and hydrology data in a variety of wetland types. Accurate vegetation data is particularly important for this study; therefore, strong plant identification skills are required for this position. Ideal candidate will be familiar with many of the common wetland and prairie plant species in the Midwest Region, particularly Lake County, IL. Compilation and statistical evaluation of the data. Preparation of a report to document the study findings. Qualifications Applicants must be a graduate of, or current student who has completed at least 3 years in, a 4-year college degree program with an emphasis on wetland science, ecology, biology or related natural resource field. Applicants must be able to work both inside and outside, in variable conditions and be willing to engage in limited to moderately strenuous physical activity. Applicants must be able to use Microsoft Office software, particularly Word and Excel. A basic knowledge of statistics is required for data evaluation and report preparation. Experience with the ArcGIS geographic information systems (GIS) software is a plus. On most days, an SMC vehicle will be available for the intern to use from the SMC office to field sites (applicant must have valid driver’s license). Occasionally, the intern may need to use their own transportation for traveling to field sites if all vehicles are in use by SMC staff. Class credit may be available for this internship; please check with your academic advisor. Additional Information The wetland intern will work approximately 40 hours per week for up to 15 weeks, beginning around mid-May 2020. Please be sure to include a cover letter and resume highlighting your related work and classroom experience. Applications will be accepted until March 13, 2020 . ANY OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT IS CONDITIONED ON THE SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF A BACKGROUND CHECK, PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG AND ALCOHOL SCREEN, AND MEDICAL EXAM AT A COUNTY-APPROVED MEDICAL FACILITY (AT NO COST TO APPLICANT). Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Lake County, IL Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Jan 09, 2020
Part 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 clerical support? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Administrative Assistant - Court Security Location: Waukegan, IL Salary: $15.34 - $20/hour Job Summary: Becoming a Part-Time Administrative Assistant would allow you to be involved with the Lake County Sheriff’s Court Security Division. You will provide assistance in the planning and oversight of the administrative/clerical function within the department. Your day will consist of moderate to complex work related to office duties which include typing, filing of documents, scheduling, and assisting with court security services to all court rooms, including all branch court locations. 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 High School Diploma. Individuals should have a working knowledge of computer skills along with customer service experience; possess the ability to effectively problem solve and have the ability to work both individually and in a team atmosphere. 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 Libertyville, Illinois, United States
Jan 08, 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: Active participant in a fully integrated wellness team. Participates in daily huddles, sharing information with the clinical team. Provides assessment & evaluation, psycho-social education, therapy, and treatment services to adult clients with co-occurring mental health and substance use diagnoses. Assists clients in developing and accomplishing treatment goals in individual and group settings. Provides consultation and education to community groups and emergency services. Location: 18698 West Peterson Road, Libertyville IL Hours: Monday (8:30am - 5:00pm) Tuesday and Thursday (8:30am - 8:00pm) Friday (8:30am - 4:30pm) 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. 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. Participates in collection of client fees including completing forms for third-part coverage and discussing balances due with clients, as appropriate. Must meet minimum productivity expectations. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Consistent with Community-Based Mental Health Professional Qualifications as a Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP): 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 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
Jan 04, 2020
Full Time
Lead IT Support Analyst Description Lake County Information Technology is seeking an experienced Lead IT Support Analyst to join the Service Delivery Team. The Lead IT Support Analyst provides both white glove support to leadership and new hire technology onboarding as well as assists with account provisioning and hardware setups. In this role, you are the primary point-of-contact for all technology issues and must quickly and effectively diagnose and resolve issues related to computers and mobile devices. This role is highly visible across the County and will provide technology training to new hires as part of the on-boarding process. The individual in this role is expected to have exceptional interpersonal and customer skills as well as develop trusting relationships and learn business roles and access requirements. The individual in this role will: Lead the white glove support efforts for our County executive leaders related to their technology such as laptops, mobile devices, printers, videoconferencing, applications, voice/telecommunications issues, local network issues, etc. This support includes County offices and external working environments, including home visits and may involve assigning work to and mentoring other staff members. Independently resolve complex, break/fix issues in person – onsite or remotely. Have the ability to quickly create alternative viable solutions in a respectful manner to avoid additional disruption of work for our leaders. Provide onsite service at County Board Meetings and Committee Meetings. Provide recommendations regarding new technologies to better support all leadership users. Have expert ability to troubleshoot Windows, Android and Apple computing and mobile environments. Monitor and prepare for each new hire to ensure that all account, access and hardware requirements are met. Schedule and deliver on-boarding sessions for each County new hire. Manually enter information in the ITSM ticketing tool and manage tickets, ensuring that the notes are updated to reflect current status. Update the hardware database and verify workstations with each customer contact. Create and administer user accounts, passwords and privileges/rights and process terminations. Escalate problems to other technology resolvers or management when appropriate. Participate in a rotating weekly on-call schedule to provide 24/7 support. Assist other IT technical staff as needed. Work is performed in a customer service unit where teamwork and customer relations are paramount, creating a positive customer support experience while building strong relationships within the various departments of the County as well as within the Service Delivery team. Required Skills Direct experience supporting C-level executives and their staff Expert troubleshooting of desktop hardware, operating systems, mobile devices, AV, telephony and printers Strong knowledge of Microsoft O365 products (Windows, Office, Outlook, Teams, etc) Hands-on troubleshooting experience with the ability to perform under intense scrutiny Strong written and oral communication skills with a focus on executive level support Analytical and problem-solving abilities with close attention to detail Experienced trainer with ability to communicate technical information in a simplified, easy to understand manner Experience with account provisioning including assigning roles and responsibilities using security groups Relationship builder who will proactively meet with our departments to learn roles and identify business needs Self-motivated and directed, with the ability to delegate, prioritize and execute Experience working on a high-performance team Highest degree of professionalism and integrity Flexibility to be on call during off hours and weekends 5+ years of Technical Customer Support/Service experience in an IT role
Lake County, IL Zion, Illinois, United States
Jan 03, 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 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 assigned clinic location. Works with the other care team members to provide quality patient-centered care. Hours will be determined based upon clinic needs. Will include one evening and rotating weekends. FLSA STATUS: Exempt 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. 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). 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. Is knowledgeable of and is in compliance with CLIA, OSHA, and JCAHO regulations for safety, infection control, equipment operation, and other applicable areas. Participates in the Chronic Care Model Processes in order to reduce health disparities within our communities. Proved education and direction to clients, family members and or significant others. May assist in orientation and training of new staff. 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. 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
Dec 28, 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 evaluation, psycho-social education, mentoring and treatment service to clients, assists clients in developing and accomplishing treatment goals in individual and group settings. Provides consultation and education to community groups and emergency services. Location: 3004 Grand Ave, Waukegan, IL Hours: 37.5 hours weekly Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday (8:00am-4:00pm) Wednesday (9:00am-5:00pm) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience 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 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. 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. Organizes and participates in treatment-related clinical conferences and staffing's on assigned clients. Takes responsibility for training in and documenting clinical chart requirements to meet program and state standards. Participates in collection of client fees including completing forms for third-part coverage and discussing balances due with clients, as appropriate. Provides emergency evaluations of clients regarding their need for involuntary hospitalization, if meets criteria as a qualified examiner. 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). 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 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
Dec 26, 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 Civil Engineering? If so, this position could very well be for you: Position: Civil Engineer, Construction Location: Libertyville, Illinois Salary: $28.36 - $32.37 /hour, plus overtime Hours: Monday – Friday 6:30 am – 3:00 pm Hours and days of work will vary during the months of April – November for road construction season Becoming a Civil Engineer at the Lake County Division of Transportation will allow you to be involved with administrators, elected officials, engineers and other individuals ranging from consultants to regional transportation agencies. Your day will consist of working in the field and office. This position acts as the Resident Engineer on road construction projects; files daily program reports ensuring compliance with plans, specifications, proper construction record keeping and general project management 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 bachelor’s degree from an accredited university with a major in civil engineering and must possess a valid driver’s license. This position requires the application of professional engineering principles and practices to moderately difficult highway engineering projects. Assignments afford some opportunity for the independent planning of work details and some latitude for technical determination. Individuals must exercise sound professional judgment and strong analytical abilities; possess the ability to effectively problem solve, demonstrate strong project management and interpersonal skills, and can work both individually and in a team atmosphere. 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 DOT . 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
Dec 24, 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 Emergency Response Coordinator (ERC), the Emergency Response Specialist (ERS) I will focus on Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center (LCHD/CHC) emergency management preparation and implementation. This individual assists the ERC and ERS II to implement community mass prophylaxis, organize training and exercises, assist in grant status reports, and coordinate public education on emergency management and public health-related topics. The ERS I participates in developing and implementing LCHD/CHC staff emergency management roles, education, and training. Work is conducted independently and with teams. Location: 3010 Grand Avenue, Waukegan IL Hours: Monday - Friday (8:30am - 5:00pm) FLSA STATUS: Hourly Skills and Experience At the ERC’s direction, coordinates specific emergency response functions for LCHD/CHC and assists the ERS II to do the same. Participates in the review and development of emergency management and response plans and documents with a focus on public health aspects, including the Lake County Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) and LCHD/CHC EOP. Assists the ERC to organize, equip, maintain and activate the Public Health Emergency Operations Center (PHEOC) to coordinate and direct LCHD/CHC responses to public health emergencies. Assists in the assignment, training, and exercising of the PHEOC staff and Point of Dispensing (POD) Site Managers. Serves as the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Coordinator, including recruiting, coordinating on-boarding of new volunteers, providing and tracking training, conducting drills, and coordinating outreach events. Assists in planning for, organizing, equipping, and exercising PODs to distribute medications during a public health emergency, including providing training, orientations, and technical assistance to the LCHD staff. Participates in organizing and conducting exercises, prepares after action reports (AARs), Improvement Plans (IPs), and other related reports. Assists and collaborates with Lake County Emergency Management Agency in the Emergency Operations Center (LCEOC) and on joint projects. Develops a working relationship with other agencies involved with emergency management and public health and works to enlist their support on a continuing basis. Develops strong relationships and coordinates emergency management activities with large health care providers and long-term care facilities in Lake County. Represents the agency when working with these groups and serves as an active voice in promoting preparedness for public health emergencies. Participates in public education on emergency management related topics. Assists in maintenance of the LCHD/CHC emergency management inventory of all supplies such as antibiotics, antivirals, radios, etc. Conducts routine testing of satellite phones, two-way radios, videoconferencing equipment, phone banks, and other communications equipment. Conducts staff call down drills quarterly and creates an AAR for each drill. Performs other duties as assigned. Education, Qualifications, and Certification: Requires a Bachelor or Master’s degree in physical science, public health, emergency management, or related field from an accredited college or university. Associate Degree in emergency management or related field with a minimum of five years of experience working within an ICS structure. Has completed or will complete within 12 months of hire, all ICS classes required by IDPH. Encouraged to complete IPEM certification within the first 2 years of employment. Possession of a valid Driver’s License supplemented by a satisfactory driving record. 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.