Maintenance Worker Public Works Department Job opening - Oak Brook state Illinois ( Job openings )
Oak Brook , state Illinois
( By Press Release office)
2022-01-20T00:00 - 2022-02-19T00:00 | 28 | 1
Maintenance Worker, Public Works Department
$53,105 to $79,150 annual salary DOQ
The Village of Oak Brook Public Works Department is seeking candidates for a Maintenance Worker position. This is a full-time position that performs activities as they relate to the Public Works Department.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDING, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
The position performs the maintenance and repairs to Village water and storm sewer systems, roads, bike pathways, facilities, landscaping, recreational properties, and equipment. Work includes operating a wide variety of equipment, hand tools, the use of technology including computers, spreadsheets, email, GIS mapping, tablets, and physical labor working in inclement weather conditions as necessary.
The successful candidate will assist all Public Works operations as necessary and demonstrate the ability to operate specialized motor vehicles and equipment. Additional work will include snow removal operations, be willing and available to be on-call and respond to after-hours callbacks and emergency situations as necessary.
All functions of this position must perform work in accordance with the Village's safety policies and procedures.
The successful candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Candidates must have a valid Illinois CDL Class A driver’s license or the ability to obtain one. Municipal experience preferred.
Qualified applicants should be able to demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate and have excellent customer service skills when dealing with the public. Position requires problem solving skills, good judgment and outstanding organizational and time management skills. Candidates should be detail oriented with multi-tasking capabilities to work in a fast-paced environment.
The work schedule is Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 3:30 pm. Weekend and/or night hours will be required as circumstances dictate for emergency work and snow removal operations. Must be willing and available to be on-call and respond to after-hours callbacks and emergency situations as necessary.
This position is subject to a collective bargaining agreement with Local 150 of the International Union of Operating Engineers.
Candidate screening process may consist of an application review, skills testing, employability assessment, interviews, reference checks, and other verifications. Chosen candidates will be subject to a background and criminal history investigation, and qualifying pre-employment medical examination and DOT drug screen.
To apply please submit via email an employment application to
or apply online at:
Village of Oak Brook / Kathy Vonachen / Human Resources
1200 Oak Brook Rd. / Oak Brook, IL 60523
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