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Wastewater Operator - Public Works

The Village of Roselle, Illinois (22,760) seeks a full-time Wastewater Operator in the Public Works Department. Roselle is located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. The position performs technical and physical work on the operation, maintenance, and improvement of the mechanical, electrical, chemical, and biological wastewater treatment equipment and systems associated with the Village’s two wastewater treatment plants and the sanitary sewer collection system. The ideal candidate will possess some knowledge of wastewater treatment operating practices, the operation of wastewater equipment and performing routine repairs to the various equipment, machinery and systems. Knowledge of how to navigate and interpret SCADA systems is a plus. A full job description is available here (PDF).

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. Training for CDL license will be provided), minimum of three years experience in the public works and/or construction industry, and minimum of a Class IV Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator's Certificate (or capable of acquiring within twelve months) as issued and recognized by the State of Illinois are required. This position is responsible for working approximately forty hours (40) each week with occasional overtime and weekend assignments. 

The salary range is $54,835 to $73,647 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. Include cover letter and resume by Monday, November 2, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. The Village of Roselle is an equal opportunity employer.

Street Maintenance Worker - Public Works

The Village of Roselle, Illinois (22,760) seeks a full-time Street Maintenance Worker in the Public Works Department. Roselle is located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. This 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. A full job description is available here (PDF).

The ideal candidate 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). Training for CDL license will be provided.

This position is responsible for working approximately forty hours (40) each week with occasional overtime and weekend assignments. The salary range is $51,801 to $69,573 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. Include cover letter and resume by Tuesday, November 10, 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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