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 Childcare Worker  -  The Village Howard Mohr Community Center’s “Clubhouse” has immediate openings for our before and after school program. Our counselor position is a part-time position scheduled to work Mon – Fri up to 20 hours per week during the school year. Additional hours may be obtained or required related to meetings, trainings, late pick-ups or special events. Under the direction and supervision of the Day Care Director this position is responsible for supervising children ages 5 to 12 while leading games, arts and crafts, and a variety of planned activities.  ClicK here for a PDF printable copy.  

JOB TITLE: Before and After School Counselor
PAY STATUS: Part Time/Hourly
PAY RATE: $10.00 TO $12.00 PER HOUR
PROGRAM HOURS: After Care: Mondays through Fridays 2pm – 6pm,    Flexible schedule based on staff availability

QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 18 years or older,  Must have driver’s license,  Must be able to pass drug and background check
Facilitates the daily/weekly lesson plan as directed by the Director.
Provides direct leadership to the assigned group unless relieved properly by an appropriate staff person.
Maintains constant visual contact with all children. Develops and maintains constant visual contact with
children. Develops and maintains a positive relationship with children, parents, and staff. Attends all
required training sessions and staff meetings
Mondays through Fridays 2pm-6pm, Flexible schedule based on staff availablity.
Apply in Person at:  The Howard Mohr Community Center, 7640 Jackson Blvd., Forest Park, IL 60130, 708-771-7737


Other helpful links/informations:

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.