Employment Opportunities

Mission Statement: Palatine Township supports citizens within the Township with services authorized by Illinois law including assistance to those in need, support for accurate property assessments, senior services including transportation, and maintenance for roadways in the unincorporated areas. We provide programs and services in a timely, efficient and courteous manner always mindful that the taxpayers of Palatine Township are paying for the services.

As of this time, the following positions are open at Palatine Township.

Full-Time Food Pantry Coordinator

We are seeking a skilled and compassionate professional individual to join our team.

Palatine Township is local government that is closest to the people.

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:

This is a full-time position in the Administration area at the Township working 35 hours per week, hourly rate of $18.00 – $22.00 (salary commensurate with experience.) This position includes benefits including health, dental, vision, and life insurance.

This is a full-time position in the General Assistance Area at the Township. This person would perform various functions to provide food for Needy Families in Palatine Township. Specific duties and responsibilities to include but not limited to: recruit and manage volunteers for food pantry, identify and order necessary items for Food Pantry operation, maintain membership and relationship with the Greater Chicago Food Depository (including attendance at training seminars in Chicago), schedule and track large food drives and coordinate pick-up and delivery, solicit food drives and financial support, promote community awareness, write press releases, articles for Township Report and monthly reports to board, serve as liaison to YHOP. Position requires planning skills to maintain an adequate inventory of food and commodities to meet the needs of the program.

The duties of the Food Pantry Coordinator include receiving, organizing and procuring supplies of food for distribution to Food Pantry and General Assistance clients; maintains records and reports of services provided; maintains inventory of food; schedules and coordinates delivery of food. Position requirements include knowledge, skills and ability to recruit, train, and supervise volunteers. Position requires planning skills to maintain an adequate inventory of food and commodities to meet the needs of the program.

This position requires interacting with volunteers and the public.  A high degree of professionalism is required.  Candidates must possess exceptional inter-personal and organizational skills as well as the ability to multi-task.  Supervisory experience is a plus.

Skills and Education:

  • Good computer literacy and word processing skills, including experience with Microsoft, Word and Excel, and other databases
  • Good motivation and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills and the capability to multi task
  • Ability to lift 60 lbs.

Required education:

  • High School diploma or G.E.D
  • Individual must obtain a Food Safety Manager Certification as a condition of employment.

 

Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and legally eligible for employment in the United States.

Please email your resume to Anna Chychula at achychula@palatinetownship-il.gov or you may submit to: Palatine Township, 721 S. Quentin Road, Palatine, IL 60067, Attn: Anna Chychula. Candidate must be at least 18 years of age and legally eligible for employment in the United States. Palatine Township does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ancestry, national origin, age, sex or handicap; complies with the provisions of the Equal Employment Opportunity Act.

Full-Time Bus Driver

We are seeking a skilled and compassionate professional individual to join our team.

Palatine Township is local government that is closest to the people and provides social services to eight area municipalities. We transport seniors (over 60+)  and people with disabilities within the Township.

Part Time Bus Driver. Knowledge of Palatine streets a plus. This is a great opportunity to serve seniors and disabled passengers.

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:

This is a full time (40 hour per week) bus driver position.

Required license or certification:

– Must have a B CDL License with P endorsement.

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • CDL B License P endorsement mandatory: 1 year

Please email your resume to Anna Chychula at achychula@palatinetownship-il.gov or you may submit to: Palatine Township, 721 S. Quentin Road, Palatine, IL 60067, Attn: Anna Chychula. Candidate must be at least 18 years of age and legally eligible for employment in the United States. Palatine Township does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ancestry, national origin, age, sex or handicap; complies with the provisions of the Equal Employment Opportunity Act.

Part-Time Bus Driver

We are seeking a skilled and compassionate professional individual to join our team.

Palatine Township is local government that is closest to the people and provides social services to eight area municipalities. We transport seniors (over 60+)  and people with disabilities within the Township.

Part Time Bus Driver. Knowledge of Palatine streets a plus. This is a great opportunity to serve seniors and disabled passengers.

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:

– Must be flexible days and hours, 2-3 days per week, 4-8 hours per day.

Required license or certification:

– Must have a B CDL License with P endorsement.

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • CDL B License P endorsement mandatory: 1 year

Please email your resume to Anna Chychula at achychula@palatinetownship-il.gov or you may submit to: Palatine Township, 721 S. Quentin Road, Palatine, IL 60067, Attn: Anna Chychula. Candidate must be at least 18 years of age and legally eligible for employment in the United States. Palatine Township does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ancestry, national origin, age, sex or handicap; complies with the provisions of the Equal Employment Opportunity Act.

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