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Mechanic - Public Works Department

The Village of Roselle, Illinois (population 22,763) seeks a full-time Mechanic within the Public Works Department. The position performs skilled mechanical journey level work in the maintenance and repair of automotive, construction, and other Village fleet, equipment and related devices.  Performs major and minor mechanical, hydraulic and electrical repairs to various types of vehicles and equipment.  This position requires the ability to diagnose issues, analyze malfunctions, determine methods of repair, and strategically inspect, repair, rebuild, and maintain a variety of Village equipment including, but not limited to; cars, pick-up trucks, tractors, dump trucks, bucket trucks, backhoes, front end loaders, sewer jet trucks, skid steer loaders, snow plows, generators, saws, pumps, fire and police vehicles/equipment and other light and heavy duty vehicles and construction equipment. A full job description is available for download here (PDF).

The ideal candidate would possess: A high school diploma (GED or equivalent), a current and valid Illinois motor vehicle operator's license with a CDL endorsement (or capable of acquiring CDL within six months), minimum of three years’ automotive, mechanical or small engine maintenance or successful completion of various specialized diagnostic and repair course or an equivalent combination of training and/or experience.  Desired possession of relevant Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certifications and/or Emergency Vehicle Technician certification (as issued or recognized by ASE and/or NFPA), or receipt of within twelve months of commencing employment or transfer into position

This position is responsible for working approximately forty hours (40) each week with occasional overtime and weekend assignments. The salary range is $64,356 to $86,435 and the starting salary is dependent upon qualifications and experience. 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 Monday, September 7, 2020. The Village of Roselle is an equal opportunity employer.

Civil Engineer - Public Works Department

The Village of Roselle, Illinois (population 22,763) seeks a full-time Civil Engineer within the Public Works Department. This position is responsible for professional and administrative engineering work involving the design, construction and inspection of Village public works facilities and projects. Responsibilities include managing projects for the Capital Improvement Program including design, field inspection, project budgeting, documentation, coordination, construction oversight, and communication; inspection and documentation of improvements to public and private infrastructure; follow up on resident inquiries; permit review; field survey; coordination with others in the Public Works Department, other Village departments, and other local governmental agencies. A full job description is available here (PDF).

A Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Engineering is required from an accredited four-year college or university, with major course work in civil engineering, construction, surveying or related field and supplemented by at least four years of experience in professional civil engineering; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.

The salary range is $69,673 - $104,414 plus excellent benefits  Applicants are required to fill out the Village’s Online Job Application.  Include cover letter, resume, and three professional references by Monday, September 7, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. The Village of Roselle is an equal opportunity employer.

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The Village of Roselle is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age or disability.

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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.

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