Employment Opportunities

The Village of Forest Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer and any open position will be listed below. The Village Clerk is responsible for the acceptance of all employment applications. To make application for an open position(s), please download the form located below or visit the Village Clerk’s office located at 517 Desplaines Avenue Forest Park, IL 60130.  For additional information, please contact the Village Clerk at 708-615-6202.  Application form found here.

Village Position(s):

  • Part-Time Civilian Call Taker  -  The Village of Forest Park Police Department, seeks a Part-Time Civilian Information Management Call Taker. Eligible candidates will be required to pass an aptitude test and an extensive background check. Qualifications include high school diploma (or equivalent), good verbal and written skills, working knowledge of the computer and Windows, ability to type accurately, a good working knowledge of the English language, the ability to treat customers and co-workers in a polite manner and the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines. Data entry skills and experience answering telephones/operating a switchboard are preferred.  Click here for a PDF printable copy.     EVENING AND OVERNIGHT HOURS ARE MANDATORY.     Position open until filled. Applications are available at Village Hall, 517 Desplaines Ave. and should be returned Attn: Vanessa Moritz, Village Clerk, Village of Forest Park,       517 Des Plaines Avenue, Forest Park, IL 60130. Email: vmoritz@forestpark.net.
  • PARKING ENFORCEMENT OFFICER  -  The Village of Forest Park Police Department has an employment opportunity for a Part-Time Parking Enforcement Officer.  Click here for the requirements.  Applications are available at the Forest Park Village Hall, 517 Desplaines Avenue, Forest Park, IL 60130 or at www.forestpart.net.  Send emails to vmoritz@forestpark.net

Other helpful links/information:

Census Jobs Apply ONLINE!!! please call 1-855-JOB-2020.   The U.S. Census Bureau is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Visit 2020census.gov/jobs for more information.  Click here for CENSUS Job flyer.

Trition College Career Services - can also help you find a job. A weekly Job Bulletin is available through Triton and you must register online. Upon registration, not only will you have access to employment listing posted by the Career Center, but also job listing submitted by eleven other community college career centers in Illinois. You can also post your resume in CCJobNet for employers to review and consider. Questions about this service? Please call 708-456-0300 x 3805 or email. 

Employment & Employer Service - E & ES is a job placement service that cultivate relationships with local businesses representing a wide range of occupations to match customers with opportunities that suite their skills and needs.  Visit http://www.eesforjobs.com/ or call (312-629-5627).  Please tell them that the Village of Forest Park referred you.