The Village of Glenview

Community Development Development Center Intern

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The Village of Glenview’s internship program is geared toward college students seeking to supplement their academic training, and expand their professional knowledge and skills in the municipal and building code enforcement and the permitting processes. The primary purpose of this position is to support Village staff in permitting construction projects and enforcement of the Village codes and regulations. This position is responsible for responding to the general public, providing customer service, writing reports, data entry, resolving general inquires, and performing analysis and other related duties and projects as assigned. The position reports to the Development Center Manager.


The successful candidate will have a high school degree or equivalent, and be currently enrolled in (or recently graduated from) an accredited college or university, with an emphasis in building science, construction management, Engineering, Public Administration or closely-aligned field. Successful candidate will possess the ability to prepare and interpret reports using various computerized electronic media (e.g. MS Office, web-based programs, internet, etc.). Candidates must demonstrate organizational skills, including the ability to multi-task. Basic understanding of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and MUNIS is a plus. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a commitment to public service, and should be an energetic, self-starter who can thrive in a team environment. Candidate must possess a valid driver’s license. Outdoor site visits may be required. Village is seeking candidates who are able to commit to 24 to 32 hours per week for at least 11 weeks from June through August. Receiving an internship offer is contingent upon the candidate’s successful completion of a background check, medical and drug screening.


Hourly Rate: $15 per/hour, depending on past experience/internships.
This position is for 24 to 32 hours per week, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, June through August (exact dates can be flexible with the candidate’s school schedule, this internship will not exceed 12 weeks). 
To apply, all candidates must visit, click the orange Government tab on the navigation bar and select the Development Center Intern position under the Employment column to complete an employment application. The recruitment will remain open until the position is filled. To be considered in the first round, please apply by 5:00 p.m. on Friday March 29, 2019. Attach your cover letter and resume as indicated. Emailed, mailed, faxed, or hand-delivered applications will be declined. For more information about the Village of Glenview, please visit our website at

Persons requiring reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act are asked to contact the Human Resources Division at 847-904-4370.

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