The Village of La Grange Park Finance Department seeks a full-time Fiscal Assistant. This position is primarily responsible for providing excellent customer service to residents. Duties include, but are not limited to, answering the Village Hall phone, payment processing, building permitting, vehicle sticker sales, and assisting with other finance department operations.
The ideal candidate will have at least two years of customer service and payment processing experience in an office setting. Prior experience with a local government is a plus. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, some college level education is preferred. Experience with data entry and Microsoft Windows applications is required. Candidates should possess a high level of integrity and professionalism and demonstrate the ability to exercise discretion in working with confidential information. Ability to work well in a team environment and engage others with respect is essential.
The starting salary is $37,000 +/- depending on qualifications and experience. The position includes excellent benefits including health and life insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, participation in the IMRF pension and education reimbursement.
A cover letter, current resume and a completed employment application must be submitted for consideration. Employment applications are available at the La Grange Park Village Hall, or online at www.lagrangepark.org (Document Center). Candidates selected for interviews will be required to agree to a background check. Application materials shall be submitted by U.S. Mail (or dropped off), electronic applications will not be considered. Position is open until filled.
Village of La Grange Park
447 N. Catherine Avenue
La Grange Park, IL 60526
Applicants with disabilities who will need accommodations in order to complete any portion(s) of the employment process should contact the Administration Department at (708) 354-0225. The Village of La Grange Park is an equal opportunity employer.