Employment Opportunities


The Village of Burr Ridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


The Village of Burr Ridge, Illinois, is accepting applications for Summer Seasonal Worker in the Public Works Department. Applicants should have experience with hand tools, lawn and landscaping equipment, or building materials. Applicants must be highly motivated, independent thinkers with a strong work ethic, have effective communication skills, and be available to work in all weather conditions. All candidates must be at least 18 years of age and submit to a pre-employment, post-offer drug screen and physical. Applications are available at the link below, or at the Public Works Department, 451 Commerce St, Burr Ridge, IL 60527. Positions open until filled. EOE.



The Village of Burr Ridge Public Works Department is accepting applications for each of two positions: Engineering Intern and GIS Intern. Interns in Burr Ridge will gain experience in a variety of large projects and assignments involving professional communication, project scheduling, and problem solving.

Engineering Intern will assist in a wide variety of municipal engineering and related functions, including inspections, pavement condition evaluations, drainage facility maintenance assessments, cost estimating, and other associated tasks.

GIS Intern will complete technical and administrative assignments in support of the geographic information system used by the Public Works Department. Responsibilities include data collection, database creation and validation, and correlating collected data to record drawings.

Internship positions require working outdoors, occasionally in adverse weather conditions, and extensive walking. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and a strong work ethic. A working knowledge of Microsoft Office and AutoCAD is preferred. Internship candidates must pass a physical exam, drug screening, background check, and driving record verification. Hourly wage is $12.00, for full-time summer employment of approximately 3-4 months.

Interested candidates should complete an employment application which may be downloaded from the Village’s employment opportunities webpage, click link below. The application is also available at  at 7660 S. County Line Rd, Burr Ridge. Position open until filled. The Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


To download an Employment Application, click hereNote: this application may not be used for Police Officer positions.