Human Resources

Michael Simpkins, Director

Department Overview

The Department of Human Resources is responsible for attracting, motivating and retaining the most qualified employees to ensure the effective operations of the Park District. The work of this department encompasses a coordinated effort with each department and region to attract and retain qualified individuals in order to enhance the success of the organization. The department specifically manages benefits, compensation, job classification, compliance, rules, candidate screening, policies and procedures, and collective bargaining agreements along with the related labor relations functions.

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Documents for Current and Former Employees

The following documents include forms, policy and procedure information, and benefits information:

Documents: Human Resources - Forms

Name Size Published
PDF Document Federal W-4 105KB 1/6/2016
PDF Document State W-4 258KB 12/29/2014
PDF Document Chicago Park District End of Employment Process 181KB 7/13/2012
PDF Document Chicago Park Disrict Human Resources Policy and Procedures Manual 1MB 7/13/2012
PDF Document Chicago Park District Identity Protection Policy 265KB 7/13/2012
PDF Document Change of Address Form 52KB 7/17/2012
PDF Document Deferred Compensation Election - Change Form 125KB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Direct Deposit Form 33KB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Dual Employment Form 18KB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Emergency Notification Authorization 19KB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Employee Transfer Request Form 29KB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Leave Request Form 53KB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Photo ID Request Form 34KB 12/5/2012
PDF Document Parental Consent for Processing 75KB 3/20/2013

Documents: Human Resources - Policy and Procedure Information

Name Size Published
PDF Document Electronic Communications Policy Fill In 460KB 7/16/2015
PDF Document Violence in the Workplace Policy 011411 39KB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Sexual Harrassment Policy 01411 67KB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect 38KB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Crisis Management Policy (print version) 1MB 7/18/2012
PDF Document Crisis Management Mandatory Completion Confirmation 14KB 7/18/2012