Civil Service Positions at EIU
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At Eastern Illinois University, there is open and continuous testing whic
h 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
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Status (Full-Time) Civil Service
Eastern Illinois University is seeking candidates for a full-time Civil Service position of Maintenance Equipment Operator in the Department of Facilities, Planning, and Management/Grounds. Qualified candidates must have: A CDL license – Class B with airbrake endorsement and (2) years of experience performing a variety of semi-skilled manual tasks in the maintenance and operation of automotive or related maintenance equipment. Starting pay is $20.97/hour. If you are currently an employee in the Grounds department and would like to re-test and/or interview for this position, please call Julie Wilkerson at 581-3463 by end-of-business on April 6, 2015.
Eastern Illinois University’s Health Service Department is seeking candidates for a Staff Nurse II. Qualified candidates must have licensure as a Registered Professional Nurse in Illinois with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation and two (2) years of professional nursing experience.
Responsibilities relate to college student healthcare and public health issues and include:
- Provide assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patients within the RN scope of practice as defined by the Illinois Nurse Practice Act.
- Manage patient flow and assist providers with patient care, including rooming patients, medication administration, patient education, obtaining vital signs and assisting with exams and procedures.
- Manage patient follow-up, referrals, medical assistance, and other medical office functions.
- Provide assessment and triage, both in person and over the phone.
- Provide preventative health care, immunizations, allergy injections, etc.
- Use an electronic health record for all aspects of medical documentation.
- Create and update reports/lists using Microsoft Office products.
- Assist with other duties as assigned.
This is a full-time, 12-month position. Benefits include: paid vacation, sick leave, health and life insurance, retirement program options, and tuition waivers. The minimum rate of pay is $3,012.00/monthly, and salary shall be commensurate with experience.
The qualified candidate will be required to pass a Civil Service Examination which includes a review of credentials. To apply, please submit application, transcripts, and license online at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php . Review of applications will begin March 8, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled.
Eastern Illinois University is seeking service-oriented, student-centered individuals to serve as a status driver (51%) or substitute drivers for the Panther Shuttle Service. Drivers are required to operate various vehicles depending on need. 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. (The part-time position that is currently available is a half-time status position with mid-afternoon hours on Mondays and Fridays as well as late night hours on Saturdays and Sundays. Substitute drivers are needed for all shifts.) 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.
The qualified candidate will be required to pass a Civil Service Examination. Please submit application and resume online at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php . Review of applications begins immediately.
Extra Help (Part-Time As Needed)
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.