JOB POSTING: CDL Driver


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department:Public Works DepartmentJob Title:CDL Driver Date Requested:April 28, 2022Date Needed:ASAPSalary:$15.00 per hour (starting pay)$20.47 per hour (after probationary period)Job Requirements: Must have valid CDL license Ability to lift 50 pounds Able to follow written and verbal instructions Able to legally operate all departmental vehicles Able to perform basic maintenance of large trucks Knowledge of city streets and alleys Knowledge pf …

Public Hearings on NIRDA Consideration of Establishing Transit Development Districts


CATEGORY: Public Notices

Notice is hereby given that the Northwest Indiana Regional Development Authority (“RDA”) will hold two public hearings both of which commencing at 10:00 am (local time) on June 9, 2022 and July 14, 2022, at the Purdue Technology Center, 9800 Connecticut Drive, Crown Point, Indiana 46307. Both hearings will convene pursuant to IC 36-7.5-4.5-17 so as to provide information and …

Hammond Police Department Now Hiring


CATEGORY: Hammond Police Department, News

COMPETITIVE CAREER SALARY INCREASES: PROBATIONARY: $51,000 AFTER 1ST YEAR: $54,728 LEADING RETIREMENT SALARY SPECIALTY PAY, LONGEVITY PAY, HOLIDAY PAY, WELLNESS PAY, SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL, UNIFORM ALLOWANCE, EDUCATIONAL REIMBURSEMENT, RESIDENCY BONUS SUBSTANTIAL VACATION TIME GENEROUS SICK POLICY 14 HOLIDAYS PER YEAR ELIGIBLE FOR POST-RETIREMENT CITY OF HAMMOND HEALTH/DENTAL/VISION AFTER 15 YEARS OF SERVICE PATROL, TRAFFIC, CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS, GANGS, NARCOTICS, K9, SWAT, MOTORCYCLES, …

JOB POSTING: Purchasing Manager


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department:Controller’s OfficeJob Title:Purchasing ManagerDate Requested:May 17, 2022Date Needed:ASAPSalary:$47,672.00 annually, full-timeJob Requirements: Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting and/or experience in Accounts Payable preferred Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, etc.) Must have organizational skills Must be bondable Comprehend applicable City Ordinances, State Statutes, Federal Guidelines, and State Board of Account Procedures Ability to communicate proficiently, both orally …

Park Board Meeting


CATEGORY: News, Parks Department, Public Notices

MEETING OF THE HAMMOND BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS Wednesday, May 18, 2022 @ 5:30 p.m. In the Hammond Civic Center Board Room at 5825 Sohl Avenue, Hammond And Online Via Zoom Public Comment may be submitted prior to and following the meeting at: parks@gohammond.com VIRTUAL MEETING VIA ZOOM Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87440194391?pwd=N0NuSjdpcm0wTGl5TjQvMkpoOXN5UT09 Meeting ID: 875 1519 1543 Passcode: 648259 Call …

JOB POSTING: Correctional Officers


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department:Hammond Police DepartmentJob Title:Correctional OfficerDate Requested:May 10, 2022Date Needed:ASAPSalary:$46,000.00 per year/full-time/three shifts$48,200.00 after one year probation or 3 years experienceJob Requirements High School Diploma or GED (General Equivalency Diploma) Ability to pass an FBI/NCIC (Federal Bureau of Investigation/National Information Center) criminal history screening and Hammond Police Department background check Ability to pass Standard Aptitude Test, Typing Test of 25 correct …

36th Annual Hammond Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony


CATEGORY: Events

Five men and two women from Hammond’s historic athletic past will be inducted into the Hammond Sports Hall of Fame, Thursday, May 12 at the Hammond Civic Center. Comprising this year’s 36th annual induction class are Hammond High/Weber State and professional basketball player Jermaine Boyette Hammond High & professional baseball player/pitching coach/instructor Joe Fletcher Hammond High/University of Chicago basketball player ...

Huhtamaki Plans Expansion of Hammond Facility


CATEGORY: Economic Development, Mayor's Office, News

Huhtamaki North America, a leading manufacturer of packaging for consumer goods, retail, and foodservice markets, announced plans for the expansion of their Hammond, IN facility. The expansion will add capacity for their molded fiber products. The company expects a capital investment of nearly $100 million and will result in the creation of approximately 100 jobs. The investment and construction will …

Expanding Illinois Company Coming to Hammond


CATEGORY: Economic Development, Mayor's Office, News

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the City of Hammond celebrate the arrival of Meats by Linz, Inc. to former Queen Anne Candy site at 628 Hoffman Street, Hammond IN Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the Mayor’s Office of Economic Development are pleased to announce the arrival of Meats by Linz from Calumet City, IL into Hammond, IN. Creating …