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Opportunities at Parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago

Full time - Posted: 5/10/2021

Youth Minister

Church of St. Mary - Lake Forest

Description: The Church of St. Mary (COSM) is seeking a full-time, dynamic, inviting, and enthusiastic youth minister to join the pastoral staff that will report directly to the pastor. The Church of St. Mary is a large and active parish that serves approximately 2,400 families. The parish supports a Pre-K …

Full time - Posted: 5/10/2021

Liturgy/Music Director

St. George Catholic Church - Tinley Park

  • Will work in a warm, large Southwest Suburban environment.
  • Recruitment of new volunteers for music and liturgy.
  • Keyboard, vocal, choir direction, bell choir, knowledge of wide variety of music for worship.
  • Play and coordinate all liturgies on weekends for weddings, funerals, holy days and other parish liturgies.
  • Coordinate all liturgical ministers.
  • Attend staff meetings.
  • Work well with all ministries and pastoral staff …

Full time - Posted: 5/10/2021

Maintenance Engineer

Saint Anne - Barrington

Job Summary:

Work to maintain and operate mechanical systems, including HVAC, boilers, air handlers (make-up air and heating/cooling water distribution) and pumps.

Painting and minor repairs to buildings.

Work directly with outside contractors on all repair and improvement projects.

Schedule and participate in maintenance support of all ministry events while operating as ‘lean’ as …

Part time - Posted: 5/3/2021

Groundskeeper

Ss. Genevieve and Stanislaus B&M - Chicago

Essential Job Functions:

• Daily walk-through of the full Parish campus, cleaning up all trash and debris, checking building security, and reporting all graffiti and vandalism.

• Daily lawn care to include mowing, weeding, raking, and watering.

• Seasonal clean-up of leaves, bushes, and shrubbery.

• Perform landscaping duties as directed to include planting, …

Part time - Posted: 5/3/2021

Bookkeeper

Ss. Genevieve and Stanislaus B&M - Chicago

Position Summary:

The Parish Bookkeeper supports and promotes the Pastor’s initiatives and decisions regarding the mission and operation of the Parish. Assist Pastor and/or Operations Director/Business Manager with stewardship of the financial resources of the Parish in accordance with Archdiocesan policies and guidelines.

Responsibilities:

• Handle all bookkeeping functions, including but not limited to:

  • Reconcile bank …

Part time - Posted: 4/30/2021

Director of Music

St. Alphonsus & St. Patrick Parish - Lemont

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, organize and lead the overall worship and liturgical music ministry.
  • Provide piano and organ music and some singing at regularly scheduled weekend English masses, Holy Days of Obligation, weddings, funerals, and sacramental and liturgical celebrations.
  • Recruit, rehearse and direct both the adult and children’s choir, and cantors.
  • Recruit new musicians.
  • Manage and create …

Full time - Posted: 4/29/2021

Facility Director

St. Alphonsus Liguori - Prospect Heights

Responsible for the effective, efficient and safe maintenance of the parish buildings and grounds. Primary systems knowledge including HVAC, plumbing, electrical, security, fire safety, energy management, irrigation and grounds. Personally able to perform routine to mid-level maintenance functions. Reports to Pastor.

Full job description upon request.

Full time - Posted: 4/29/2021

Director of Music and Liturgy

Mary, Seat of Wisdom - Park Ridge

  • The Director of Music and Liturgy plans, manages, and oversees all liturgical celebrations.
  • Serves as Choir and Liturgy Director and participates as an active member of the staff and Liturgy Team.
  • Creates and manages the music ministry budget.
  • Position is full-time, benefits eligible, salary commensurate with education and experience. Stipends for weddings and …

Full time - Posted: 4/28/2021

Coordinator of Children's Faith Formation

St. Sylvester / Our Lady of Grace - Chicago

The Archdiocese of Chicago is the third largest diocese in the United States and serves more than 2.2 million Catholics in The Archdiocese, pastored by Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, has more than 15,000 employees across its ministries, including Catholic Charities, the region’s largest nonprofit social service agency. The Archdiocese also …

Part time - Posted: 4/29/2021

Part-Time Business Manager

St. Jerome Parish - Chicago

Job Description:

Main point person with the Archdiocese, handling all communications and reports to and from the Archdiocese.

Management of weekly collection count and deposit (along with other staff member).

Handling of Accounts Payable: invoice entry, bill pay, posting of auto-pays, check processing, 1099 management, etc.

Maintenance of all files.

Handling of all vendor communications and …

Full time - Posted: 4/29/2021

Maintenance Worker (Full-Time and Part-Time)

Two Holy Martyrs - Chicago

Perform general maintenance and janitorial responsibilities at two parish campus locations (St. Rene Goupil and St. Symphorosa) and school (St. Symphorosa).

Multiple open positions. Hourly pay estimated at $15 - $17 (depending upon experience and skill level).

Please forward a resume for immediate consideration

Part time - Posted: 4/23/2021

Faith Formation Administrative Assistant

St. Mary of the Annunciation - Mundelein

Position Summary:

The Faith Formation Administrative Assistant (FFAA) supports and assists the Director of Faith Formation (DFF) with the administrative tasks connected with running the parish’s Religious Education Program (REP) and Youth Ministry Program (YM). This position fosters relationships that help build up the parish community and extends radical hospitality in …

Part time - Posted: 4/19/2021

Bookkeeper

Most Blessed Trinity - Waukegan

Bookkeeper Reports To: Senior Accountant

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Date: April 2021

Position Summary:

The Parish Bookkeeper supports and promotes the Pastor’s initiatives and decisions regarding the mission and operation of the Parish. Assists Senior Accountant with stewardship of the financial resources of the Parish in accordance with Archdiocesan policies and guidelines.

Responsibilities:

Handles all bookkeeping functions including …

Full time - Posted: 4/19/2021

Facility Manager/Building Engineer

Our Lady of the Woods Parish - Orland Park

The Facility Manager is responsible for managing and maintaining all buildings and equipment at the parish such as heating, A/C, electrical, water, public health, fire, and more. He/She also ensures the building are kept clean and presentable. Will manage the grounds and all contract services for same as well as supervise all other maintenance personnel.

Currently there …

Part time - Posted: 4/19/2021

Youth Minister

St. Ann Church - Lansing

St. Ann Youth Minister reports to Pastor to provide vision for parish ministry to our youth. She/He will work in coordination with Religious Education Coordinator and other volunteers.

Through the efforts of the Youth Minister, St. Ann Youth Ministry will be able to offer a comprehensive program in Life Teen Programs and …

Full time - Posted: 4/19/2021

Operations Director

St. John Brebeuf - Niles

Title: Operations Director - St. John Brebeuf Parish

Reports to: Pastor and functionally to the Director of Vicariate Operations

FLSA Status: Exempt

Date: 4/17/21 

Position Summary:

The Operations Director serves as professional administrator and strategic leader at the Parish. In this critical role, the Operations Director will work closely with the Pastor, School Principal, and …

Full time - Posted: 4/14/2021

Director of Lifelong Formation (DRE)

Our Lady of the Lakes Parish - Ingleside, IL

 

The Archdiocese of Chicago is the third largest diocese in the United States and serves more than 2.2 million Catholics in The Archdiocese, pastored by Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, has more than 15,000 employees across its ministries, including Catholic Charities, the region’s largest nonprofit social service agency. The Archdiocese also …

Full time - Posted: 4/9/2021

Director of Operations

St. Edward - Chicago

The Director of Operations provides strategic and operational support to the Pastor and Principal. Will have primary responsibility for operations, facilities, human resources, finance administration, maintenance, project management and physical resources of the Parish, in accordance with Archdiocesan policies and guidelines.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Financial Management (ParishSOFT, Banking, QuickBooks experience, Budgeting/Annual Reports experience).

• …

Full time - Posted: 4/9/2021

Office Manager

Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe - Des Plaines

The Office Manager for the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe is called to be a Catholic Stewardship Leader for the community at the Shrine. He/She serves in a managerial capacity that strives to provide pilgrims and staff members administrative support in order to fulfill the mission of the Church, …

Part time - Posted: 4/6/2021

Weekend Maintenance Worker

St. Mary of the Woods - Chicago

Duties and Responsibilities:

Cleaning:

  • Responsible for sweeping, mopping, vacuuming classrooms, gymnasium, Parish Hall, hallways, stairways, scrubbing tables and desktops, emptying trash cans, sanitizing washrooms, and washing windows.

Grounds Upkeep:

  • Duties include mowing grass, trimming bushes, weeding, removing debris from campus, setting up traffic cones.
  • Support snow removal needs during the winter season to ensure safe conditions for all parishioners, …

Full time - Posted: 3/31/2021

DRE/CRE

St Francis Xavier - La Grange

The Director/Coordinator of Religious Education is responsible for the direction and formation of the Parish Catechetical Staff for all Parish elementary students not enrolled in the Parish elementary school.

  • The DRE/CRE coordinates sacramental preparation for Reconciliation and First Communion for all Parish children and the Freshman Quest Confirmation Program.
  • All of this …

Part time - Posted: 3/26/2021

Administrative Assistant

Our Lady of Perpetual Help - Glenview

  • Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish is seeking a part-time, experienced Administrative Assistant to assist the Director of Religious Education with records, data management and administrative tasks.
  • Ability to collaborate well with Parish staff and catechists to serve the RE families.
  • Bachelor's Degree and/or 2-3 years of office or receptionist experience in a …