Employment

We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual preference, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, the presence of a medical condition or handicap (not job related), or any other legally protected status. Applicants are not obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest. Under Illinois law, we are mandated to do a criminal background check. Passing it will be required before a final job offer.

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AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Maintenance Manager (Manufacturing Plant) CCAR Industries is hiring a full-time (40 hours per week) Maintenance Manager.  This position works Monday through Friday and is on-call for emergencies “after hours” and on weekends/holidays.  This position is responsible for inspections, maintenance and repairs of all buildings, properties and equipment.  Knowledge of Life Safety Codes, City ordinances for plumbing, electrical and construction is required.  Experience with sprinkler systems, elevators, generators, construction, subcontracting and negotiating costs is required.  This position also teaches basic home maintenance classes and attends meetings as necessary.  Applicant must have a valid driver’s license, not be on the sanctions list and pass a criminal background check. This position offers health insurance, life insurance, vision, dental, short and long term disability, paid time off, holidays, profit sharing plan and optional 403(b) retirement plan.

Group Leader (Manufacturing Plant) CCAR Industries is searching for a group leader to  provide supervision and vocational training to day program consumers on our Manufacturing Plant floor.  The ideal candidate will be an independent, problem-solver who enjoys interacting with people.  Manufacturing experience is a plus, but not required.  Paid training will be provided.  Typical hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 am – 3:30 pm . Manufacturing employees do not work on weekends or major holidays. This position offers a benefit package that includes paid holidays, vacation time, health insurance, profit sharing, life insurance and optional dental/vision insurance, along with a 403(b) investment option.

Part-Time & Full-Time Direct Support Personnel (24-Hour Residential) Are you looking for a job that provides flexible scheduling and paid training in a team-oriented environment? If so, CCAR Industries is hiring part-time and full-time Direct Support Personnel in our 24-Hour Residential Program. This position starts at $12 per hour while staff receive 120 hours of paid training. Once training is complete, Direct Support Personnel earn $12.25 per hour with the potential to earn up to $12.50 per hour. Afternoon, evening and weekend shifts are available. Full-time positions offer a benefit package that includes paid holidays, vacation time, health insurance, profit sharing, life insurance and optional dental/vision insurance, along with a 403(b) investment option.

Part-Time One-On-One Developmental Trainer (Locust Program)

Substitute Developmental Trainers (Community Day Services at the Lincoln, Locust, and Senior Programs)

Part-Time One-On-One Developmental Trainer (Senior Program)

ALL FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES are eligible for our benefit package:  

PAID VACATION TIME

PAID HOLIDAYS

HEALTH BENEFITS

PROFIT SHARING

OPTIONAL DENTAL/VISION INSURANCE

OPTIONAL 403(b) INVESTMENT

WAYS TO APPLY

  • Fax your employment application to 217-348-0740.  Please address this to the attention of Michael Finney.
  • Pick-up a paper application from our Administration Building.  We are open on Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Applications can be mailed to:  CCAR Industries,  ATTN:  Michael Finney,  1530 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920.
  • If you would like to request that a paper version of the employment application be mailed to your home, please contact us at (217) 348-0127 ext. 301 or via email at dleachman@ccarindustries.org.

OTHER EMPLOYMENT QUESTIONS?

Feel free to email or phone us at 217-348-0127.  Our staff would be happy to assist you!