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At Eastern Illinois University, there is open and continuous testing which means that candidates may test for a classification even if a position is not yet vacant. Your scores will be kept on file. Then, the highest scoring candidates of those interested in a vacant position will be eligible for interview.  

Applications for all positions are available in person at EIU’s Human Resources Office (Old Main, Room 2020), Charleston IL 61920 or you may submit an application online at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php.  Eligible candidates will be scheduled to take a civil service examination.

Department of Human Resources – Employment
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL   61920
 AA/EEOE  

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Work Program Participant

Eastern Illinois University is seeking candidates for the full-time Civil Service position of Work Program Participant in the Child Care Resource and Referral Office.  Qualified candidates must be in possession of the qualifications established for this specific program.  Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, basic communication skills – verbal and written, and basic computer skills.  A valid driver’s license and current auto insurance will also be required

This position will be responsible for the scheduling and conducting on-site visits to identified License Exempt (LE) child care providers who receive payments through IDHS Child Care Assistance Program, the identification of health and safety violations in the child care environment, and providing basic technical assistance to child care providers on issues related to health and safety standards.  Travel within a designated multi-county region is required.

Qualified candidates will be required to pass a Civil Service Examination.  Minimum rate of pay is $9.686/hour. To apply, please submit a completed application, resume, references, and transcripts online at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php   .  Deadline for application is August 3, 2017.  

 

Financial Aid Adviser

Eastern Illinois University is seeking candidates for a Financial Aid Advisor in the Office of Financial Aid.  This is a front-line position, assisting students and parents at the front desk and by telephone and email.  Primary duties include explaining the financial aid application procedure, eligibility, verification requirements, scholarship searches, loans, and other financial aid options.

Qualified candidates must be a high school graduate or equivalent and have two years of general office experience or an Associate’s Degree or two years of college coursework or any combination of education and office experience totaling two years. Candidates will also berequired to pass a Civil Service Examination.  Minimum starting salary is $10.862/hour.  To apply, you may submit an application online at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php .  Deadline for application is August 2, 2017.

 

Financial Aid Adviser Manager 

Eastern Illinois University is seeking candidates for a Financial Aid Advisor Manager position in the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships.  Qualified candidates must be a high school graduate or equivalent and have three (3) years of general office experience or college coursework in any field or any combination to equal three (3) years (30 semester hours = 1 year; 60 semester hours = 2 years; 90 semester hours = 3 years; 120 semester hours = 4 years) and three (3) years of experience in working with student employment, student financial aid/loans, student admissions/recruitment, scholarship/grant programs or other closely-related work experience. 

Responsibilities will include advising of students and parents, processing Return to Title IV funds (R2T4), scholarships, and loan documents, as well as calculation of student aid eligibility, revision of aid, and other technical processes.  Other duties may be assigned as cross-training is essential to the position.                            

Candidates will also be required to pass a Civil Service Examination.  To apply, please submit an application, resume, references, and transcripts online at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php.   Minimum starting salary is $3,247.00/month, and salary shall be commensurate with experience.   Applications must be received by July 27, 2017 to ensure consideration.   

 

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

The Health Service is seeking a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to provide advanced health and psychiatric assessment, utilizing advanced pharmacology and psychopharmacology in collaboration with the medical director, collaborating physician and staff psychiatrist.  This person is an active member of multidisciplinary treatment teams and takes referrals primarily from the University Counseling Center, Health Service clinicians, Office of Disability Services, the psychiatrist and other health care professionals.  The Health Service provides a full range of primary care services, with on-site laboratory, x-ray, pharmacy and health education services to an exciting student population.  Our primary focus is to enhance the ability of our students to participate fully in intellectual and personal growth opportunities afforded by the University.

This is a full-time, 10-month position, with June and July as leave time.  Benefits include paid vacation, sick leave, health and life insurance, retirement program options, tuition waivers and working with a team of dedicated and talented professionals.  Benefits may be carried during leave time, and pay may be spread over 12 months. The salary shall be commensurate with experience. 

Candidates who possess valid licensure as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in the state of Illinois will be given preference.  Minimum qualifications include certification as an Advanced Practice Nurse by a national certifying organization.  Compensation for additional licensure may also be available.  Eligible candidates will have a review of credentials through the university.  To apply, send a letter of application, resume, names and contact information of three (3) references, Illinois Nurse License, and Advanced Practice Nurse Certification online:  https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php .  Review of applications will begin Jan. 11, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.   

Please see job description below.

Function of Job

In collaboration with the medical director, collaborating physician and staff psychiatrist, provide advanced health and psychiatric assessment, utilizing advanced pharmacology and psychopharmacology.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Obtain the mental health history and perform necessary physical examination and testing to determine the differential diagnosis and treatment plan for the management of psychiatric and mental health disorders, including the differential diagnosis and management of medical disorders with psychiatric symptoms.
  2. Utilize independent and interdependent decision-making with direct accountability for clinical judgments.
  3.  Manage medication and employ psychotherapeutic interventions for patients with psychiatric and mental health disorders, utilizing evidence-based research.
  4. Develop and implement health policy as it relates to psychiatric and mental health care.
  5. Provide leadership in the practice of psychiatric mental healthcare.
  6. Promote and provide education to patients and the university community on psychiatric and mental health disorders.
  7. Participate in case management and consultation with others in the mental healthcare community including professionals from Health Service, Counseling Center, Office of Disability Services and outside healthcare personnel.
  8. Promote mental health and disease prevention.
  9. Understand pathophysiology as it relates to patients with psychiatric and mental health conditions.
  10. Work with medical director, collaborating physician and psychiatrist at Eastern Illinois University.
  11. Perform other related duties as assigned.

 Minimum Acceptable Qualifications

  1. Licensure as a Family or Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner 

 

Extra Help (Part-Time As Needed)

 

Food Service Workers
Eastern Illinois University is seeking experienced food service helpers for Panther Catering.  If you enjoy providing superior customer service to a diverse population, this is an excellent opportunity. The positions offer part-time hours and are non-benefited positions.  Due to the nature of our business, those that apply must be willing to work nights and weekends.
To apply, you may submit a completed application, resume, and references online at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php .  Applications will be reviewed until positions are filled.  
 
Substitute Shuttle Drivers
Eastern Illinois University is seeking service-oriented, student-centered individuals to serve as drivers for the Panther Shuttle Service.  Multiple substitute positions are currently available. Drivers typically drive a 20 passenger bus. The shuttle service runs from late August to early May on Mon., Tues., and Wed. 7:30 a.m. to midnight; Thurs. and Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 a.m.; Sat. 2:00 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.; and Sun. 2:00 p.m. to midnight. Applicants must present a valid Illinois Class A or B CDL with a “P” endorsement, a current medical certificate, and a driver’s abstract at the time of application. Applicants who are hired must pass a background investigation and drug test and will be subject to random drug testing throughout employment. Base pay is $11.25/hour.
Review of applications begins immediately. Submit an online application at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php or obtain a paper application in EIU’s Department of Human Resources (Old Main, Room 2020).
 
Cook/Kitchen Laborer Positions
Eastern is looking for energetic, friendly, flexible individuals to fill in as extra help cooks and kitchen laborers throughout the school year.  You will work with seasoned personnel, as well as student employees, as you further your expertise in preparing nourishing and attractive meals and facilitate the operation of the dining centers.
 
Custodial Positions
We maintain a pool of applicants to fill various extra help (temporary) custodial positions throughout the year.  The base pay for this position is $9.00 per hour.