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Current Vacancies


Street Maintenance Worker - Public Works Department


The Village of Roselle, IL (population 22,760) seeks a full-time Street Maintenance Worker in the Public Works Department. Roselle is located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. The position works 40 hours a week performing all activities associated with snow-ice control, asphalt and concrete repair, maintenance of parkway tree population, lawn maintenance, storm sewer cleaning and repair, street light repair, and other assigned activities.

Applicants for this position must possess: knowledge of operating equipment and tools such as chipper, chain saw, end-loader, backhoe and snow and ice control equipment; knowledge of applicable traffic and safety rules; ability to follow and understand oral instructions and perform heavy manual labor for extended periods of time, occasionally under adverse weather conditions; a high school diploma or GED; and, a current and valid Illinois motor vehicle operator's license with a CDL endorsement (or capable of acquiring CDL endorsement within six months of hire).  The ideal candidate will have two years of experience with snow/ice control and possess a certification as a Certified Arborist from the International Society of Arboriculture.     

The full-time position is responsible for working 40 hours a week with the expectation of occasional overtime, weekend, and after hours work.  The salary range for this position is $46,454 to $63,643. This position, which is a member of Operating Engineers, Local 150 union, receives comprehensive benefits including paid time off, pension, and health and life insurance. 

Applicants are required to fill out the Village's Online Job Application. The deadline to apply for this position is Friday, February 10, 2017. The Village of Roselle is an equal opportunity employer.

Engineering Intern - Public Works Department


The Public Works Department is accepting applications for a summer Engineering Intern. The ideal Engineering Intern candidate will be currently pursuing a degree in civil engineering and have completed at least two academic years of college coursework. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid Illinois driver's license. Computer skills with Microsoft Word and Excel are required. Experience with Auto CAD and Microsoft Access and an interest in municipal, transportation and roadway infrastructures are preferred. The position pays $12.00 - $14.00 per hour, DOQ/DOE. This position is for 40 hours per week (8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) and limited to, but not guaranteed, a total of 480 hours. Position open until filled.

Applicants can apply for this position by filling out the Village's Online Job Application. The Village of Roselle is an equal opportunity employer.


Summer Maintenance Workers (3) - Public Works Department


The Public Works Department is also accepting applications for three (3) part-time, seasonal positions of Summer Maintenance Worker. General duties include the operation of light equipment, facility and infrastructure maintenance, mowing, and other duties as assigned. Work hours are 6:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The salary is $10.00 per hour and limited to, but not guaranteed, a total of 480 hours. This is a seasonal position for a time period of approximately 12 weeks, typically mid-May through mid-August. Applicants must be students, with a minimum age of 18 years. Position open until filled.

Applicants can apply for this position by filling out the Village's Online Job Application. The Village of Roselle is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications for Police and Firefighters


The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners appoint successful applicants to the position of Police Officer and Firefighter. More information is available on the Fire and Police Department vacancies page.


Additional Job Interest Information
When jobs are available, information may be posted in this section of the Village's website. In addition, employment opportunities will be posted in newspaper advertisements and appropriate professional journals.

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