ABOUT US: The Glenview Park District is an independent local government agency that provides beautiful parks and outstanding recreational opportunities for the residents of Glenview, IL and beyond. Major facilities include a 170,000 sq. ft. community center, three water parks, an 18-hole golf course with clubhouse and restaurant, a 9-hole golf course with platform tennis, a tennis club, an ice center, a 1920s dairy farm, an 1850s nature/history center, and newly renovated administrative offices. The District has over 100 full time employees, 300 year round part time employees and another 500 summer / temporary employees.
JOB SUMMARY: The Human Resource Manager reports to the Deputy Executive Director and has district-wide responsibility for performing, assisting with or overseeing the following areas: HR planning and strategy; job design and organizational structure; recruitment and selection; onboarding; training and development; employee relations and communications; internal investigations and documentation; performance management, disciplinary actions and terminations; unemployment compensation; legal compliance and auditing; employment policy development and writing; HRIS and records management; compensation analysis; benefits administration; employee wellness; payroll administration (in-house, bi-weekly); and risk management. This position directly oversees two full time and two part time employees.
QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in human resources, industrial psychology, or related field along with at least 5 years’ related work experience. SHRM-CP designation strongly preferred. The best candidates will have a strong knowledge of federal and state employment laws; the ability to establish and sustain positive relationships; a calm, friendly and approachable demeanor; a high level of confidentiality and trustworthiness; excellent writing and messaging skills; excellent leadership skills, tact and diplomacy; outstanding communication skills; critical thinking; creativity and innovation; and a belief in the value of the parks and recreation field. (Note: No residency requirement for employment.)
SCHEDULING & PAY: This is a full-time year-round supervisory level position. Hours are generally Monday through Friday 8:30am – 5pm, plus additional evening and weekend work as required. Target hiring range is mid $70’s to mid $80’s DOQ (depending on qualifications).
BENEFITS WE OFFER: In exchange for your time and talent, we offer a generous benefit package, including:
Medical Coverage, PPO or HMO
Vision Reimbursement Program
Life Insurance (basic & voluntary)
Short- and Long-Term Disability (IMRF)
Pension / Defined Benefit Plan (IMRF)
457 Plan / Defined Contribution Plan
ROTH IRA & Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Holidays, Personal Days, Vacation, Sick Time
Park District Facility Discounts and Usage Benefits
Experience It! The Glenview Park District is one of the largest, most unique park districts in Illinois!
The Glenview Park District serves over 50,000 residents including all of Glenview and Golf, small portions of Niles, Northbrook, Northfield and Skokie, and unincorporated areas beyond the village limits. Our facilities and programs are open to all.
We have 12 facilities, 26 parks, and co...untless leisure experiences for people of all ages.
We are an employer of choice and employ roughly 110 full time employees and as much as 1,000 part time employees.