Finding a job can be a tough task. Putting together a résumé, hitting the streets looking for “Help Wanted” signs and making the best impression on potential employers can be a tall order for anyone. Luckily, Patch wants to help Tinley Park readers find a few jobs and put some cash in your pockets.
That's why each week, Tinley Park Patch will be spotlighting a few job openings that we think our readers can fill.
WANTED: Loss prevention officer
Kohl's: This position is responsible for the detection, apprehension or deterrence of in-store activity that would result in a loss to the store. Candidates with loss prevention, security and law enforcement experience are preferred. Go to LPJobs.com for more information and to apply. Candidates can contact Matt Poppalardo at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
WANTED: Seasonal II laborers
Village of Tinley Park: The Public Works Department has three part-time, year-round seasonal II laborer positions. Candidates should be familiar with procedures, materials and equipment associated with public works. The schedule is 20 to 25 hours per week September through May and up to 40 hours per week June through August. Pay is $10.32 per hour with the possibility of yearly raises based on performance. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. Dec. 21. Go to the village's website for more information and to apply for the position.
WANTED: Part-time clerk/matron
Tinley Park Police Department: The department is looking for someone to help with the booking process for in-custody female prisoners. This person also would monitor alarms and security cameras. Candidates must know Microsoft Office and be able to learn police terminology and procedures. The pay is $11.57 per hour. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. Dec. 21. Go to the village's website for more information and to apply for the position.
WANTED: Public information officer
Village of Tinley Park: Duties for this opening include planning and writing releases to inform residents about village projects and activities. It is a part-time position, working 30 hours per week, and includes some weekends and evenings. Go to the village website for more information and to apply.
WANTED: Part-time teller
Bank of America: The Tinley Park north branch of this financial institution is looking for someone to process transactions accurately and efficiently and address customer needs. Candidates must have a minimum of six months customer service experience and pass a teller pre-employment assessment. Hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday and Friday, and from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Go to the bank's website for more information and to apply.
More Employment Opportunities
WANTED: Front office staff
PrideStaff: The job staffing agency is looking for someone to fill an opening in an undisclosed client's front office. Responsibilities include greeting and assisting visitors, operating a multiline phone system and help the purchasing department. Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent and have at least two years of related experience. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays, and the position has a salary ranging from $12 to $14 an hour, plus benefits. Go to PrideStaff's website for more information or to apply.
WANTED: Material handler
The Tile Shop: The flooring store is looking for someone to input data, prepare packing and shipping documents and set up shipments. The person must be able to lift 50 pounds regularly and up to 100 pounds. Candidates also must be available evenings and weekends. Go to Tile Shop's website for more information or to apply.
CVS Pharmacy: The drug store needs someone to work the cash register, deal with customers and help in other store areas. Candidates must be at least 16 years old. Go to the CVS website for more information and to apply.
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