Employment with IVEDC

If you are interested in employment with Illinois Valley, complete the employment application and return it by using one of the methods under the application icon.

 IVEDC is seeking qualified candidates for the positions of:


In-Home Care Aides – Macoupin County (Part-time) – Will assist senior citizens in their homes with household chores, meals, errands and other daily living activities.  Must have reliable transportation, possess a high school diploma.  Contact Whitney Hollis at whollis@ilvalley-edc.org Click Here 


Head Start Site Director – White Hall (Full-time during school year) –  Will oversee the Head Start site, ensure safe and smooth day-to-day operations and compliance with Head Start Performance Standards and DCFS licensing standards.  Will substitute in any capacity when needed.  Associate or bachelor’s degree in child development or early childhood education preferred. Other degrees are acceptable if they include 30 hours in early childhood related classes.  Previous supervisory experience strongly desired.


Human Resource Specialist – Gillespie (Full-time ) –   Seeking an individual experienced in the areas of recruitment, retention, employee relations, benefits, regulatory compliance, and training.  Must possess the ability to work in a confidential environment and provide exceptional attention to detail.  Excellent communication, diplomatic, time management, and organizational skills are also required. Requires a minimum of three years Human Resource experience.  Two years of post-secondary education is required. HR certification is desirable.



Applications are available on our website at ilvalley-edc.org.

 Submit completed applications to IVEDC HR, Administrative Office,

 223 S. Macoupin St. (P.O. Box 88), Gillespie, IL  62033

 or awoods@ilvalley-edc.org

 Current employees need only submit letter of interest.




























For An Application

The form should be downloaded, saved, and then opened with Adobe Acrobat. Fill in the form, save it, print it and sign where it says signature. To submit it to us please email it or mail it via USPS to one of the addresses below.




Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation
223 South Macoupin Street
P.O. Box 88
Gillespie, IL 62033-0088

Illinois Valley Is an Equal Opportunity Employer

An employer who agrees not to discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.