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Community Conservation Coordinator - Natural Land Institute

Position Title: Community Conservation Coordinator

Organization: Natural Land Institute

Description: STATUS: Part-time (maximum of 20 hours/week)
LOCATION: Natural Land Institute, Rockford
WAGE: $15.00 per hour
DATE AVAILABLE: December 1, 2017
END DATE: Twelve months from date of hire with the potential to become continuous P/T.

The Natural Land Institute seeks a part-time temporary employee to organize and implement a variety of community engagement programs including Conservation@Home, Conservation@Work and Conservation@School. The successful candidate will work closely with the interested public, our partners, organize and instruct landowner training courses, participate in community events as needed such as city markets and NLI events such as Family Nature Day, and assist with growing the volunteer and membership programs through the outreach activities. This person must be a self-starter who is passionate about conservation and working with people. The position has flexible working hours including Saturdays, and reports to the Marketing and Membership Director. This position is part-time for twelve months, but has the potential to become a continuous part time position.

There is no closing date. The search will continue until an appropriate candidate is found.
The Natural Land Institute is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization based in Rockford, Illinois.

To Apply: Request the full job description from and reference the CCC job description.

Posting Date: 10/30/2017

Posting to be Removed: 12/30/2017

Caregiver - Milestone

Position Title: Caregiver

Organization: Milestone, Inc.

Description: Milestone, Inc. is seeking direct care staff to work directly with our individuals with developmental and/or physical disabilities. This position is full-time or part-time and multiple shifts are available. We provide paid training, paid personal and vacation days, tuition reimbursement, and dental, medical and life insurance coverage. Must have diploma or GED.

To Apply: You may apply in person at 4060 McFarland RD or 2662 Elmwood Rd. You may email your resume to or visit us at to apply on line.

Posting Date: 10/19/2017

Posting to be Removed: 11/19/2017

Direct Care Service Providers and Registered Nurses - Milestone

Position Titles: Direct Care Service Providers and Registered Nurses

Organization: Milestone

Description and To Apply: Many positions available, please visit this website to view all open positions and to apply!

Research Assistant in Conservation Finance - Natural Land Institute

Position Title: Research Assistant in Conservation Finance

Organization: Natural Land Institute


The Research Assistant will play a central role in the small, collaborative team that has been awarded an 18 month grant. This part-time temporary research position will be based in our Rockford office with an opportunity to work from home. This will be an excellent position for someone at the start of a career path in conservation finance or a related field. The work will be carried out mostly during normal office hours and involves some in-state travel. The Research Assistant will report to NLI’s Executive Director and will work closely with the project team.

This is a part-time temporary position approximately 20 hours per week from December 1, 2017 to March 31, 2019. Pay will be at an agreed upon hourly rate. Travel expenses will be reimbursed with mileage based on the standard rate.

To Apply: To apply, email: to request the Research Assistant job description. Applications are due by end of business November 17, 2017. Interviews will be held the week of November 23rd.

Posting Date: 10/30/2017

Posting to be Removed: 11/17/2017

Floor Care Maintenance - Milestone, Inc.

Position Title: Floor Care Maintenance

Organization: Milestone, Inc.

Description: Seeking a full-time floor care position full-time Monday through Friday first shift. Must have some floor care experience with cleaning carpets and tile. Must have drivers license and good driving record. Benefits include personal days, vacation days, 401K, health, life and dental insurance, tuition reimbursement.

To Apply: HR@milestone-inc.orgwww.milestone-inc-il.orgApply in person at 4060 McFarland Rd or to 2662 Elmwood Rd. You can also email a resume to or call 815-639-2849. Visit us to apply on-line.

Posting Date: 10/19/2017

Posting to be Removed: 11/19/2017

Many Part and Full-time positions available - Wesley Willows

Position Title: Many Part and Full-time positions available

Organization: Wesley Willows

Description and To Apply: Many positions (including nursing, clerical, maintenance, and more) available! View job openings and directions to apply HERE.

Many Full and Part-Time Positions Available - Rockford Rescue Mission

Organization: Rockford Rescue Mission

Description: Please visit this website to view descriptions of available positions and complete application.

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