Employment with IVEDC

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IVEDC is seeking qualified candidates for the positions of:

Job description

IMMEDIATE HIRE!!

GENEROUS MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENT!

**** $12 Hourly ****

Illinois Valley is hiring for an In-Home Care Aide to provide general non-medical support, such as housekeeping, laundry, meal prep, personal care, shopping, etc., in the Gillespie/Benld area. These tasks help to maintain, strengthen, and safeguard the functioning of individuals, ages 60 and over, in their own homes.

Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Must possess valid Driver’s License.
  • Prefer one year of experience in home care or personal care.
  • Must be willing to submit to background check.

Hours: 18.0 hours per week.

FLEXIBLE SCHEDULING (We will work around your schedule!)

EOE

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $12.00 per hour

Job description

IMMEDIATE HIRE!!

GENEROUS MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENT!

**** $12 Hourly ****

Illinois Valley is hiring for an In-Home Care Aide to provide general non-medical support, such as housekeeping, laundry, meal prep, personal care, shopping, etc., in the Mt. Olive area. These tasks help to maintain, strengthen, and safeguard the functioning of individuals, ages 60 and over, in their own homes.

Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Must possess valid Driver’s License.
  • Prefer one year of experience in home care or personal care.
  • Must be willing to submit to background check.

Hours: 15.0 hours per week.

FLEXIBLE SCHEDULING (We will work around your schedule!)

EOE

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $12.00 per hour

Job description

!!!IMMEDIATE HIRE!!!

Illinois Valley Economic Development has received funding to increase program staff for a duration of 13 months. The period of employment will begin on 9/1/21 and cease on 9/30/22. We are looking to hire a Program Clerk for this duration. This will be a full-time position with full benefits.

Responsibilities:
  • Perform and assist with various program duties.
  • Office duties such as data entry, filing, copying, etc.
  • May collect/compile/document data as needed.
  • May assist clients with various program services/applications.
  • May answer phones, process mail or set appointments.
  • Perform other duties as required.
Requirements:
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must possess valid driver’s license and current insurance.
  • Excellent computer and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Must be able to perform duties with limited supervision.

Position includes an excellent benefits package and generous paid time-off / holiday schedule.

EOE

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $13.00 per hour

Job description

!!!IMMEDIATE HIRE!!!

Illinois Valley Economic Development has received funding to increase program staff for a duration of 13 months. The period of employment will begin on 9/1/21 and cease on 9/30/22. We are looking to hire a Program Clerk for this duration. This will be a full-time position with full benefits.

Responsibilities:
  • Perform and assist with various program duties.
  • Office duties such as data entry, filing, copying, etc.
  • May collect/compile/document data as needed.
  • May assist clients with various program services/applications.
  • May answer phones, process mail or set appointments.
  • Perform other duties as required.
Requirements:
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must possess valid driver’s license and current insurance.
  • Excellent computer and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Must be able to perform duties with limited supervision.

Position includes an excellent benefits package and generous paid time-off / holiday schedule.

EOE

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $13.00 per hour

Job description

!!IMMEDIATE HIRE!!

Illinois Valley is in need of hiring a QIDP for their Jerseyville Community Day Services Program.

Responsibilities:

The QIDP (Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional) will be responsible for development and implementation of Individual Service Plans (ISP) for adults with developmental disabilities. They will also perform all required assessments, in addition to coordinating with staff to assure the ISPs are implemented properly. The QIDP will assist the Site Supervisor, as needed, in the overall management and supervision of the Jerseyville CDS Program.

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services, Psychology, Social Work or Recreation (or other degree approved by DHS).
  • One-year experience supporting or interacting with persons with developmental disabilities.
  • Ability to relate, communicate and work well with individuals with disabilities.
  • QIDP certification and previous experience with supervision is required.

This position offers an excellent benefits package, with generous PTO accrual, as well as 14 paid holidays per year.

Please submit salary requirements with resume.

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

EOE

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $32,000.00 – $34,000.00 per year

Job description

!!!IMMEDIATE HIRE!!! 

Illinois Valley is in need of hiring a site supervisor for the Rail Splitter Rest Area off of I-55. This position will be supervisory to all other rest area staff. This position also requires transporting client workers from Gillespie, IL to the rest area. Transporting clients will take place in a company vehicle.

  • The shift is from 6:00 am-2:00 pm, and is full-time.
  • Some weekend and holiday shifts will be required.
  • This position offers an excellent benefits package, as well as generous paid time off.
Responsibilities:

Will be a working supervisor performing duties necessary to maintain grounds and building including the supervision and coordination of workers activities. Assign tasks to workers and inspects completed work for conformance to standards. Trains new workers, records hours worked, and performs personnel duties as required. Be familiar with all safety procedures and policies and instruct employees in safe work habits. Transport workers from Gillespie, or other specified pick up point to worksite. Keep all storage areas clean and orderly, posting designated areas for supplies. Perform minor and routine maintenance on buildings and equipment, and notify immediate supervisor concerning need for major repairs. Responsible for mowing and trimming, using tractors, power mowers, and weed trimmers in all designated areas. Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:
  • High School graduate or GED required.
  • Experience in janitorial and building maintenance and use and maintenance of commercial grounds equipment preferred.
  • Requires knowledge of basic managerial skills such as organizing, planning and supervising staff/operations.
  • Willing to work day or evening shift, holidays and weekends.
  • A neat and clean appearance is required.
  • Ability to work with and supervise persons with disabilities.
  • Must possess a valid Illinois driver’s license, and proof of insurance.
  • Good driving record for past three (3) years.

EOE

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $14.00 per hour

Job description

!!!IMMEDIATE HIRE!!! 

Illinois Valley is needing to hire a female worker for a janitorial/maintenance position for the IDOT Rest Area off of I-55. The shift available is from 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm. This position may include both week day and weekend shifts. This position offers an excellent benefits package, as well as generous paid time off.

Job Description
  • Will sweep, mop, or scrub floors and walls in lobby.
  • Thoroughly clean restrooms including disinfecting and cleaning wash basin and toilets. Replace tissue and soap as needed.
  • Clean windows, mirrors, and other glass surfaces of building interior and exterior.
  • Keep rest area free of any debris.
  • Empty all trash receptacles as needed and clean exterior of same.
  • Make routine checks for security against vandalism and theft.
  • Other duties assigned.
Qualifications:
  • High School graduate or GED preferred.
  • Must pass background check.
  • Driver’s License preferred but may not be required.

EOE

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $12.00 per hour

Job description

IMMEDIATE HIRE!!!

Illinois Valley is needing to hire a female worker for a janitorial/maintenance position for the Coalfield Rest Area off of I-55. The shift available is from 6:00am-2:00pm. This positions may include both week day and weekend shifts. This position offers an excellent benefits package, as well as generous paid time off.

Job Description
  • Will sweep, mop, or scrub floors and walls in lobby.
  • Thoroughly clean restrooms including disinfecting and cleaning wash basin and toilets. Replace tissue and soap as needed.
  • Clean windows, mirrors, and other glass surfaces of building interior and exterior.
  • Keep rest area free of any debris.
  • Empty all trash receptacles as needed and clean exterior of same.
  • Make routine checks for security against vandalism and theft.
  • Other duties assigned.
Qualifications:
  • High School graduate or GED preferred.
  • Must pass background check.
  • Experience in buildings and grounds maintenance is helpful.
  • Driver’s License preferred but may not be required.

EOE

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $11.00 per hour

Job description

Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation (IVEDC) is in search of a Substitute Teacher for its Head Start Program.

Where You’ll Work:

Work location will vary dependent on need. Will be based at the Gillespie administration building. Will use company vehicle for traveling to centers.

Your Responsibilities:

Will substitute in Head Start Centers in the capacity of a site director, teacher, teacher aide, bus driver/monitor, or other position for which qualified and will fulfill all duties of the position assigned.

Required Qualifications:
  • Must be site director/teacher qualified in accord with Head Start and Dept. of Child and Family Services guidelines.
  • Knowledge and application of developmentally appropriate practices in early childhood classrooms.
  • Knowledge of the purposes and philosophies of the Head Start Performance Standards in working with young children and their families.
  • Ability to relate positively to children and parents. Ability to work as a team member.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and automobile insurance.
  • Prefer individual with Class B driver’s license.
  • Attention to detail is essential.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Must be able to successfully pass a background check.

This is a full time position during the normal school year (August to May). Would be eligible for unemployment during the two months off with no disruption in benefits.

This position includes excellent benefits and generous vacation, personal and sick time accruals, as well as 11 paid holidays per year.

Please submit salary requirements with resume.

Job Type: Full-time with summers off!

Start: August 2021

EOE

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $15.00 per hour

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 bpacini@ilvalley-edc.org

Current employees need only submit letter of interest.

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Email:
bpacini@ilvalley-edc.org

Mail:
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.