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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 who are Illinois residents will be scheduled to take a civil service examination.
Department of Human Resources – Employment
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
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Status (full-time) Civil Service
Eastern Illinois University is seeking candidates for a full-time Civil Service position of Tree Surgeon in the Department of Facilities, Planning, and Management/Grounds. Qualified candidates must have: Three (3) years of experience in a professional environment or a nursery involving the maintenance of trees, shrubs, and gardens AND one (1) year of experience in a professional environment or nursery involving significant responsibility with the maintenance of trees, shrubs, and gardens. Starting pay is $20.33/hour.
To apply, you may submit a completed application and resume online at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php . Applications must be submitted by March 17, 2014 to ensure consideration.
Eastern Illinois University’s Web Office is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Web Developer. This position will work in a collaborative environment with other developers, designers, and copywriters to develop engaging and innovative websites. Responsibilities include designing, developing and maintaining secure dynamic web applications; interfacing web applications with EIU’s ERP (Banner); establishing and monitoring web programming standards for the university; and providing support and training for EIU’s content management system. This position is open to those with two years of work experience in an IT-related profession or college coursework in Information Technology (IT), IT Management, or a closely-related discipline. 60 semester hours or Associate’s Degree equals one year; 90-120 semester hours or Bachelor’s Degree equals two years.
Additional requirements include one year’s experience developing sites with php or asp or perl or ruby or python; one year’s experience writing xhtml/css; and one year’s experience working with database systems (mysql or oracle or MS SML server) in relation to web development.
Candidates who qualify for an on-campus interview will be asked to provide an online portfolio.
Qualified candidates will be scheduled to take a Civil Service Examination. Upon successful selection of candidate, all scores will be voided from this IT Technical Associate – Web Developer register. Visit http://www.eiu.edu/web/ to learn more about the position and the web team.
To apply, you may visit https://www.eiu.edu/humanres/application/login.php to submit an application, resume, and transcripts.
Eastern Illinois University in Charleston is seeking candidates for University Police Officer positions. Candidates must be Illinois residents; be a high school graduate or equivalent; possess a valid driver’s license; have no record of conviction of a crime involving moral turpitude; be eligible for bonding; be at least 21 years of age upon employment; and be able to complete the Basic Law Enforcement Officers Training Course.
Police Officers at EIU safeguard lives and property by enforcing applicable laws and regulations and promoting good university/community relations. They work under general supervision of higher level personnel. The typical duties of a Police Officer include: patrols assigned post, investigates incidents, and makes arrests on view or on warrant violations of State statutes, city and county ordinances, or university regulations; conducts investigations, as required, and submits reports to supervisors of infraction of rules and regulations of the university, State laws, and city and county ordinances; directs vehicle and pedestrian traffic and enforces parking and traffic rules and regulations; investigates and reports obstructions in streets and sidewalks, holes, leaking or faulty utility services, or other unusual conditions that might endanger the public safety; controls pedestrian traffic; assists local police agencies during emergencies.
Eligible candidates should apply at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php in order to be scheduled for the upcoming Police Officer Physical Fitness Testing in May, 2014. Successful candidates must also pass a knowledge exam, as well as oral boards.
Additional requirements are at http://www.sucss.illinois.gov/testprep/police.aspx?osm=c30m. Contact Donna Noffke or Jeff Marlo at 217-581-3911 for more information including any required documentation and to ensure you have a reserved place for the next Physical Fitness Testing in May, 2014.
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Temporary Extra Help
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).
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.
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.