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Current Vacancies

Director of Public Works

The Village of Roselle, IL is seeking a Director of Public Works. The Director must be an innovative leader with exceptional interpersonal and leadership skills to lead a department to meet the current and future needs of the community. The Village of Roselle has a population of 22,763 with a diverse blend of residential, commercial and industrial areas. Roselle is located in both DuPage County and Cook County, Illinois. The Director position reports to the Village Administrator. The salary range is up to $149,446 depending upon experience and skills.

More information is available in the full job description and the detailed recruitment profile. The deadline to apply is 5:00 p.m. on Monday, June 18, 2018, with resume, cover letter, and 3 references addressed to Jeffrey D. O’Dell, Village Administrator at

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. A full job description is available here.

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 $49,790 to $66,871. 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 online application. The deadline to apply for this position is Friday, May 25, 2018. The Village of Roselle is an equal opportunity employer.

Telecommunicator - DuPage Public Safety Communications (DU-COMM)

DuPage Public Safety Communications (DU-COMM) is seeking candidates for the entry-level position of Telecommunicator. A career as a Telecommunicator might be right for you if:
  • You crave a fast paced multi-tasking position that will test your skills and abilities.
  • You are looking for a rewarding career where you can help someone every day.
  • You are looking for an employer who provides stability, continuing training, challenges and opportunities.
Telecommunicator job duties include answering 9-1-1 telephones, transmitting vital information to emergency personnel via the radio, relaying information via the Computer-Aided Dispatch terminal, monitoring fire/burglar alarms, and answering administrative lines serving the police/fire personnel.

Candidates MUST attend MANDATORY Orientation and Testing on the evening of Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Candidates will be notified, via email, of the orientation/testing time and location 3 days prior to the event. Visit the DU-COMM website for details. The Village of Roselle is a member community of DU-COMM.

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.

The Village of Roselle is a participant in the Employer Partnership of the Armed Forces.