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Street Maintenance Worker - Public Works Department

The Village of Roselle, Illinois (22,763) seeks a full-time Street Maintenance Worker in the Public Works Department.  Roselle is located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. This position performs a variety of tasks related to construction repair and maintenance of Village streets, storm sewer systems, landscape and tree maintenance, snow and ice control, asphalt and concrete repair, streetlight repair and other assigned activities. This position operates a variety of equipment in the construction, operation, repair, maintenance and replacement of village infrastructure and facilities. See the full job description (PDF).

The ideal candidate should have working knowledge of general public works labor activities, proper and safe construction, maintenance and repair methods, 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; must be willing to work in a team environment and communicate effectively orally and in writing, 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, including tanker 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 $52,837 to $70,965 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.

Interested candidates should use the online job application to apply and to upload a resume and cover letter. The deadline to apply for this position is Monday, August 16, 2021, or until filled. The Village of Roselle is an equal opportunity employer.

Senior Civil Engineer - Public Works Department

The Village of Roselle, Illinois (population 22,763) seeks a full-time Senior Civil Engineer within the Public Works Department. This newly created position is responsible for professional and administrative engineering work involving the design, construction and inspection of Village public works facilities and projects. Responsibilities include capital planning; 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; site and development review including enforcing the Village’s stormwater ordinance; field survey; coordination with others in the Public Works Department, other Village departments, and other local governmental agencies. See the full job description (PDF).

Possession of Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field, supplemented with registration as a licensed Illinois Professional engineer (P.E.) including a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in Public Works or civil engineering capacity are required. Registration as a Certified Floodplain Manager (C.F.M) is highly desired, but not required.

The salary range is $82,498 - $123,719 plus excellent benefits. Interested candidates should use the online job application to apply and to upload a resume, cover letter, and three professional references by Monday, August 23, 2021, 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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