We are Hiring!

Maintenance Worker, Department of Public Works

 Are you interested in a career in local government?  Do you want to be part of a great team located in Northeastern Illinois?

 The Village of Beach Park (population 13,996) seeks a safety orientated and self-motivated individual for the position of MAINTENANCE WORKER to perform a variety of manual labor tasks requiring varying skill levels.

General Duties: Under general supervision, the position of Maintenance Worker operates and maintains the Village’s streets, water system, buildings, garages, public property and other duties directly or indirectly related to providing service to the community. This position will work indoors and outdoors throughout the year in all weather conditions. The ideal candidate for this full-time, non-exempt position will be one who can work as part of a team; have a strong work ethic; and is willing to learn and perform a variety of maintenance and construction related activities.

Position Qualifications: Experience in construction and building related fields and disciplines is preferred. Illinois Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), Class (A) or (B) with air brake endorsement (minimum), or the ability to obtain a CDL within 90 days of employment. Ability and willingness to respond to emergency situations 24/7; 365 days per year. Ability to lift up to 100 pounds.

Experience operating heavy equipment – such as backhoes, snowplows, and bulldozers is a plus. Knowledge of carpentry, basic electrical, plumbing, concrete, minor building maintenance, and repairs are welcomed.

Starting Salary and Benefits: Salary range is $21 to $24 per hour commensurate with experience. Benefits include participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF), medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, and voluntary participation in a deferred compensation program (457 plan).

 Hours Per Week: 40+ hours per week. This position will participate in after-hours call backs and will be available nights and weekends as needed.

Post Offer Requirements: Completion of a pre-employment DOT physical, drug screen and a background check are required.

The position will be open until filled, but submittal by August 31, 2019 is encouraged.

 Come be a part of our team and APPLY TODAY!

Employment Application

Submit the application form via e-mail.

Or mail/drop off to:
Village of Beach Park
11270 W. Wadsworth Road, Beach Park, IL 60099 

The Village of Beach Park is an equal opportunity employer and as such, prohibits discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or age.