Join the Team

From the 2018 Employee Engagement Survey: “What do you find most rewarding about working at Region 1 Planning Council?”

Take your next step forward with Region 1 Planning Council, where we build consensus, communities, and camaraderie. We’re a team of friendly professionals with a passion for planning, development, and continuous learning (…and tacos, we love a good taco.) We take pride in our workplace and the positive impact we make on our region every day. Join us.


Career Opportunities

PART-TIME, SEASONAL

PART-TIME, SEASONAL

Internships

Region 1 Planning Council is seeking interns to promote and generate interest in careers essential to achieving its mission.

FULL-TIME

FULL-TIME

Community Revitalization assistant

The Community Revitalization Assistant supports community and other economic development projects and programs.

PART-TIME, LIMITED TERM

PART-TIME, LIMITED TERM

FIELD REPRESENTATIVE

The Field Representative is a part-time, limited term position that will assist with census outreach strategies and activities.

PART-TIME, LIMITED TERM

PART-TIME, LIMITED TERM

Grant compliance officer

The Grant Compliance Officer is a part-time, limited term position that will prepare, submit, and manage grant applications, and act as compliance manager of subsequent contract with sub-awardees for regional census efforts.


Region 1 Planning Council is an Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) and Equal Opportunity employer. Discrimination based on any race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, order of protection status, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or unfavorable discharge from military service, is prohibited.