Reporting to staff from the Conservation and Experiential Programming Department, provides hands-on EE and outdoor recreation activities to District patrons at a variety of special events, activities and programs at numerous locations around the District including Nature Centers, Program Facilities, Outdoor Classrooms and Campgrounds. Conservation & Experiential Program Aides perform a wide range of duties related to nature-based, programming and customer service interaction
Forest Preserves of Cook County, Illinois: Under the direction of the Director of Planning and Development, manages Forest Preserve real estate records and files and all aspects of requests for licenses, easements and construction access permit process for use of Forest Preserve land by utility companies, transportation agencies and other third parties. Supervises the District’s Licensing & Land Use Specialist and works closely with other Planning and Development personnel and other staff as needed. C
Under general supervision, independently provides high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. May also train and supervise clerical staff and/or interns. This is a full-time position located in Maywood, IL.
Under the general supervision of the Policy & Special Projects Manager, the Sustainability Fellow will support the day-to-day sustainability and climate resiliency activities for the District. The Office of the General Superintendent seeks a motivated candidate with strong multitasking skills, great attention to detail and strong interpersonal and written communication skills.