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GIS/Planning Intern


The Village of Clarendon Hills (8,427) is seeking applications for the part-time position of GIS/Planning Intern. Under direction of the Director of Community Development, this position assists in the day-to-day operations of the Community Development Department while assisting with ongoing special projects.

Primary Duties:

·         Providing support to the Community Development Department’s day-to-day operations (includes Building Department and Planning)

·         Assisting staff in collecting and preparing data for various planning projects

·         Managing and improving the Village’s GIS system

·         Conducting field work, collecting parcel data and searching land records

·         Preparing maps and planning reports

·         Producing sketches and renderings

·         Assisting planning staff at community meetings

·         Presenting report findings at community meetings

·         Researching funding sources and writing grant proposals

Requirements:  Full enrollment in an accredited Masters of Planning Program, Masters of Geography or related field, or a recent graduation from an accredited Masters of Planning Program is required.

Desired Skills: Strong written and oral communication skills; strong research and analytical skills; motivated self-starter able to work independently; ability to work effectively in a team environment; flexibility and desire to work on varying planning projects

Current Salary:   $15/hour for 20 - 30 hours per week.  It is expected that the hired applicant will remain employed with the Village for 1-2 years.

To Apply:  Resumes must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, June 30, 2015. Resumes may be sent by email to:  or mailed to:

Village of Clarendon Hills

Zach Creer, Assistant to the Village Manager

1 N. Prospect Avenue

Clarendon Hills, IL 60514


Police Officer

c/o IOS Recruitment

Phone: 800-343-HIRE


Salary: $62,909.78 - $86,839.59

Population: 8,634

Sworn Officers: 13

Application Deadline: 7/22/15


The Clarendon Hills Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of police officer.

Applications are available at:

until July 22, 2015

The application deadline is July 22, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.

You must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • $35 non-refundable application fee

  • U.S. Citizenship

  • Must have successfully obtained, from an accredited junior college, college or university, 60 semester hours or equivalent quarter or trimester hours and achieved a “C” grade point average

  • Valid Driver's License

  • Must be 21 years of age at time of application and under 35 years of age at time of application and at such time as the initial eligibility list is established (except as otherwise determined by State Statute)

  • Applicants must have 20/20 corrected vision (eye glasses or contacts may be used to meet the standards) and must be able to distinguish between colors (red, blue, green and yellow)

  • Must possess and provide a copy of a valid 2015 Peace Officer Wellness Evaluation Report Test (POWER) card no later than the date of the written examination (8/15/2015) – note that POWER test cards must also be presented at sign-in

All portions of the testing process are mandatory. Failure to attend and complete any portion of the process will result in elimination from employment consideration.


Written Exam/Orientation Information:

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Prospect Elementary School

130 N. Prospect Avenue

Clarendon Hills, IL 60514

You are required to arrive at the testing location no later than 10:00 a.m. with photo identification (valid driver’s license or State ID) to sign-in. NO LATE ADMITTANCE.

Part-Time Firefighter/Paramedic Openings - The process for hiring Firefighter/Paramedics is separate.  Click here for more details.


The Village is looking for volunteers to work on special projects as needed. If you are interested in becoming a Municipal Volunteer, please send a letter identifying your skills and availability to Village Hall, 1 N Prospect Avenue, Clarendon Hills, Illinois 60514. Your letter will be kept on file and called upon, as needed, or may apply for specific posted volunteer opportunities.


Unsolicited applications or resumes will not be accepted. Those interested in employment with the Village are encouraged to visit this web page to find available job opportunities. The Village of Clarendon Hills is an Equal Opportunity Employer.