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Board/Commission Open Positions
Board of Fire & Police Commission
Board of Fire & Police Commission
Park Commission

Finance Director

The Village of Carpentersville, Illinois, population of 37,690, a full-service community located in northeastern Kane County, Illinois, approximately 30 miles northwest of Chicago, seeks a creative public finance executive to serve as its next Finance Director. The Village has a $55 million budget and 175 full-time employees, of which more than two-thirds are police, fire and public works. The Finance Director supervises seven full-time and two part-time positions. The Finance Director is an integral part of the executive management team participating in key decisions regarding economic development, strategic planning, long- and short-term revenue and expenditure strategies, budget development and administration, and all policies affecting the overall fiscal health of the Village. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in finance, public policy, public administration, business, or a related field. A master’s degree in public policy, public administration, finance or business administration is highly desired. CPA or CPFO a plus. Candidates must have at least five years of increasingly responsible experience in executive-level financial administration in the public sector or comparable organization. The successful candidate will be a highly collaborative, experienced executive with a proven track record in progressive fiscal management, with the ability to work closely with elected and appointed officials and department heads on the Village’s financial strategies. Starting salary: $108,000+/- DOQ. Incumbent Finance Director compensated at $114,392.

LOCATION:
1200 L.W. Besinger Drive
Carpentersville, IL 60110
United States

HOW TO APPLY:
Submit résumé, cover letter and contact information for three work-related references to Sean McGovern, Assistant to the Village Manager, Village of Carpentersville, 1200 L.W. Besinger Drive, Carpentersville, Illinois 60110, or smcgovern@vil.carpentersville.il.us . Position is open until filled. The Village of Carpentersville offers a competitive benefits’ package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Full-time Firefighter / Paramedic

The Carpentersville Board of Fire and Police Commission is currently accepting applications for the position of Firefighter / Paramedic.

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All applications must be completed, and submitted no later than 5 pm on Friday, August 29, 2014 to the Office of the Deputy Chief, Fire Station One, 213 Spring Street, Carpentersville, Illinois, 60110.  Questions may be directed to (847) 426-2131.

Qualifications:

·       U.S. Citizen;

·       Have no felony convictions;

·       Minimum age of 21 or maximum age of 35 at time of appointment, unless otherwise exempt by state statute;

·       Must have a high school diploma or GED;

·       Illinois Firefighter II (basic) State Certification;

·       Be licensed as an Illinois EMT / Paramedic at time of appointment.

Include with your application copies of the following:  

·       *Transcript of high school grades, and copy of diploma or GED / College transcripts or degrees;

·       State certifications (Illinois Firefighter II from OSFM) (EMT-B or P from IDPH);

·       Driver’s license (photocopy);

·       Military – copy of discharge (DD 214);

·       Authorization for release of information;

·       CPAT certificate, which will include a ladder climb, within the past 12 months prior to the last date for filing application.

*Sealed transcripts must be forwarded to the Office of the Deputy Chief or turned in prior to written test at 9 am.

Testing process:

Applicant will be expected to appear at the place, date and time scheduled.  If you are not present at the time scheduled, you will not be allowed to participate and will not be considered for employment.

Application Due

Friday, August 29, 2014, 5 pm

Orientation and Written Test Date

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Time and Location of Orientation and Test

9 am

 1075 Tamarac Drive, Carpentersville IL

Oral Interview

Date to be determined

 

Customer Service Clerk (Part-time)

The Village of Carpentersville has an immediate opening for a part-time (approximately 20 to 30 hours per week) Customer Service Clerk to join its Finance Department.

This position performs a variety of functions relating to customer service and the processing of daily cash receipts. Candidate must have some knowledge of the principles and practices of bookkeeping, be able to perform arithmetic computations and tabulations rapidly and accurately, and be able to provide outstanding customer service and interact with a diverse group of people in providing answers to questions regarding water billing, ticketing, permitting and other Village information. Candidate should also possess a strong ability to multitask. Some knowledge of the MUNIS accounting system and basic MS Office Suite, including but not limited to Excel and Word, is a plus.

Completion of approved college-level course work in accounting, business, finance or a related field and fluency in Spanish are highly desired. Candidate must have a high school diploma or G.E.D. or have graduated from an approved vocational school, supplemented by at least two years of responsible experience in the areas described above.

Starting pay is $13.42 hour.

Position is open until filled. Submit a cover letter, job application and résumé to Sean McGovern, Assistant to the Village Manager, Village of Carpentersville, 1200 L.W. Besinger Drive, Carpentersville, Illinois 60110, or smcgovern@vil.carpentersville.il.us. The Village of Carpentersville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.