Employment Opportunities 

The Village of Machesney Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Village offers a variety of opportunities for those who wish to pursue a career in public service and local government. Please see below for any current employment opportunities with the Village of Machesney Park:

Public Works Maintenance Laborer

The Village of Machesney Park is seeking a full-time Public Works Maintenance Laborer to perform semi-skilled and manual work in the performance of various public works construction and maintenance activities.

This position conducts a variety of job duties related to streets, parks, maintenance of vehicles and equipment and municipal structures. The candidate may need to respond to call out emergencies on a 24 hour basis.  Specific duties include: operating all types of tools, equipment, and heavy equipment such as skid steers, backhoes and end loaders; maintaining street and traffic control signs and signals; performing inspections, repairs, and maintenance of parks, streets, vehicles, equipment, and buildings; operate machinery and equipment necessary for street maintenance and snow and ice removal; and following all safety rules and regulations in the performance of job duties. Click here to view the job desciption.

Candidates must have graduated from high school or have GED equivalent and at least 5 years of experience in public works operations or any combination of experience and training may substitute.  Knowledge of municipal government operations with proven experience working in or with the public sector preferred.

EEOE. Qualified candidate must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s license (CDL license is not required) and pass a pre-employment background check, physical (ability to lift 75 pounds), and drug screen. Residency is required within 25 miles of the Village. Hiring wage $19.70/hour – $25.00/hour dependent on qualifications, with annual COLA and merit pay as applicable.

Applications are due by August 14, 2020.

Application information must include a completed Village application for employment http://machesneypark.org/employment and resume.

Send information to HR Manager, 300 Roosevelt Road, Machesney Park, IL 61115 or email all items to HRManager@machesneypark.org. No phone calls please.

Click here for the Village’s Employment Application

Complete application may be submitted to:

Village of Machesney Park
ATTN: HR Manager
300 Roosevelt Road
Machesney Park, IL 61115
or emailed to HRManager@machesneypark.org.

No phone calls please.

Equal Employment Opportunity — The Village of Machesney Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, citizenship status, military status, or any other category protected under federal, state, or local laws.  


Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in any potential Volunteer Opportunities with the Village, please complete the Volunteer Application below:

Click here for the Village’s Volunteer Application 

Completed information may be submitted to:

Village of Machesney Park
ATTN: Mayor Steve Johnson
300 Roosevelt Road
Machesney Park, IL 61115

No phone calls please.





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