Jobs and Hiring

Forest Preserves employees

Thank you for your interest in working for the Forest Preserves of Cook County. For more information on the Human Resources Department and hiring process, please see:



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If you have applied or are applying for a position through our online system, please review your profile to ensure that your email address is spelled correctly and that it is a working email address. You should add HR’s email address ( to your contacts or safe senders list to avoid our emails going into your spam folder. After applying, check your email frequently as you will be notified by HR via email if you are selected for an interview.

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Visit two of the treasures of the Forest Preserves of Cook County