What is it like to work at Forest Preserve District of Cook County?

4.4Work/Life Balance
3.0Compensation/Benefits
2.8Job Security/Advancement
2.5Management
3.6Culture
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One job many hats
Written by FINANCE PROJECT MANAGER (Current Employee) from Chicago, IL on October 30, 2017
My typical day starts at 7:30 am an I usually wall out the door at 5pm. I juggle several different jobs at a time and it can be stressful keeping up with everything. Every day give your best and do your best. I never wonder if I gave it my all I know I did.

Each day I learn to keep fighting and not to take it personal. I have had several different - more ... managers and untimely worked well with all. You learn to adjust yourself to people. I wouldn't say it's a hard job but it can be stressful dealing with so many projects at a time.

The most enjoyable part of my job is working with the public. T ... - less
ProsLoving nature and how it's beeing preserved
ConsSome people are over utilized while others are under utilized
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