• Full Time
  • Lemont, IL
  • November 30, 2022

Village of Lemont

Are you looking for a fast-paced position where you can make a difference in a thriving dynamic environment? The Village of Lemont seeks qualified applicants for the full-time position of Human Resources Manager. This position manages all aspects of the human resources function and reports to the Village Administrator. The Village workforce consists of 70 full-time, 36 part-time and 10 seasonal employees in five departments—Police, Public Works, Community Development, Finance and Administration.

Due to the retirement of the incumbent employee, we seek a candidate with knowledge and expertise to manage and administer all aspects of the human resources function, including employee recruitment and retention, compensation and benefits administration, personnel policy review, risk management, employee training and development, performance management and employee and labor relations. The candidate will provide oversight and management of the Village’s Information Technology (IT) initiatives related to organizational performance.

The preferred candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in human resources, public or business administration, or a related field; a master’s degree and SHRM or HRCI certification are pluses. The successful candidate will possess a minimum of four years of experience in human resource management, preferably in a municipal setting, or any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the necessary knowledge, skills and ability to perform the position.

The pay range of the exempt-level position is $76,623 to $108,759, depending on qualifications and experience. The Village offers a comprehensive benefits package including single and family health, dental and life insurance, IMRF pension, paid time off, professional development, annual merit and cost of living adjustments.

To apply, send your resume and cover letter with four professional references to the Village of Lemont at vlemont@lemont.il.us or 418 Main St., Lemont, IL 60439. Review of resumes and cover letters upon receipt. The position remains open until filled. The Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

More about Lemont: Located 25 miles southwest of Chicago, Lemont (pop. 17,629) is a growing community with roots dating back to the 1830’s. With rolling hills, three waterways, numerous walking trails and bike paths, and a historic downtown, Lemont offers a unique setting and scenic atmosphere.

Its proximity to three major highways makes Lemont a prime destination for business development. Metra’s Heritage Corridor commuter line provides a convenient transportation link to the City of Chicago. Locally owned downtown shops, uptown stores, numerous restaurants, an outdoor adventure park, and nearby forest preserves provide many entertainment and recreational opportunities.

Excellent public schools attract families to settle in Lemont. The Village is recognized as the fastest growing suburb in southwest suburban Cook County. If you are looking for a fast-paced, varied and exciting work environment, come join the Village of Lemont.

For more information, contact:

Kay Argo

To apply for this job email your details to vlemont@lemont.il.us