The Village of Oak Park is seeking a highly skilled, housing professional with the distinct set of skills required to successfully manage and administer the highly complex duties of the Neighborhood Services Manager, including, supervising, planning and coordinating the activities and operations of the Neighborhood Services Division; administration of federal grant guidelines; enforcement of Village ordinances and policies; and the day-to-day management of Village housing and CDBG programs, property inspection and business and multi-family licensing.
For additional information, applicants can visit our website at http://www.oak-park.us/jobs. Submit applications and resumes by mail to: Human Resources, Village of Oak Park, 123 Madison Street, Oak Park, IL 60302; by email to: HR@oak-park.us ; or by fax to: 708-358-5107.
Experience: Five years of increasingly responsible experience in municipal government, including two years of administrative and supervisory responsibility.
Training: Possession of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in business management, urban planning, public administration, accounting, economics or a related field.
About The Village of Oak Park, IL
The Village of Oak Park is a thriving, transit-oriented community of about 52,000 people located immediately west of the City of Chicago and known for its great neighborhoods, architectural heritage, and innovative public policy initiatives. Within its 4.5 square miles live one of the region's most diverse mixes of cultures, races, ethnicities, professions, lifestyles, religions, ages and incomes.
Oak Park operates under the village manager form of government. An elected legislative board consisting of a president and six trustees directs a professional manager to carry out their policy and oversee the day-to-day administration of government. Village services and programs are performed by about 370 employees across eight major departments.