Mickey Straub
Karen J. Thomas
Village Clerk
Steven S. Stricker
Village Administrator

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Employment Opportunities



The Village of Burr Ridge is accepting applications for the full-time position of General Utility Worker I in the Public Works Department at a starting wage of $17.58 per hour, plus a generous benefit package.

Responsibilities include operating power construction equipment, maintaining and repairing utility systems, maintaining public buildings, streetlight maintenance, roadway maintenance, snow plowing, fleet maintenance, water meter reading, water meter replacement, and landscaping.  Applicants must be reliable, possess a strong work ethic, be mechanically inclined, be willing to work in all weather conditions, and be available to work evenings and weekends.  Applicants should have an Illinois Class “B” CDL driver’s license with safe driving record (or the ability to acquire one within 12 months), and a high school diploma or equivalent.  Experience with automotive mechanics, plumbing, electrical, or building maintenance is a plus.  Selected candidates must complete a drug screen, physical, and criminal background check prior to employment.  

Applications are available at www.burr-ridge.gov, or at the Public Works Department, 451 Commerce St, Burr Ridge, IL  60527.  Submit applications to Paul May, Director of Public Works.  Position open until filled, applications requested by February 20.





You can now obtain a copy of the Employment Application online by downloading it here or by visiting our Forms page. 


  PLEASE NOTE: This application should not be submitted for Police Officer positions.