Employment

Employment Opportunities

VILLAGE OF BURR RIDGE

The Village of Burr Ridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

ENGINEERING AND G.I.S. INTERNSHIPS

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.

 

 

PART-TIME GENERAL UTILITY WORKER

The Village of Burr Ridge Public Works Department is accepting applications for Part-time General Utility Worker. Responsibilities include maintaining public buildings, utility systems, and roadways, plowing and shoveling snow, landscaping, operating power tools and construction equipment, and general assistance in the Department. An Illinois CDL license Class A or B with N or X endorsement and non-restrictive air brakes is preferred, or a Class D license with safe driving record. and high school diploma or equivalent. Position wage starts at $17.82 per hour and does not include benefits, but employees are given preference when filling a full-time vacancy. Candidates must pass a physical exam, drug screening and background check, and provide a driving abstract. Applications will be accepted until position is filled and are available at 7660 S. County Line Rd, Burr Ridge, or at www.burr-ridge.gov. The Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Seasonal Snow Plow Driver

The Village of Burr Ridge Department of Public Works is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Seasonal Snow Plow Driver. This is an on-call position and will last approximately 4 months. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age with a high school diploma or equivalent and possess a strong work ethic. An Illinois CDL license Class A or B with an N or X endorsement and non-restrictive air brakes is preferred or a D license with safe driving record. Possession of a CDL or experience with snow plowing and salt spreading a plus. The hourly rate is $12 to $17 depending on qualifications. Candidates must complete a drug screening, physical exam, criminal background check and provide a driving record abstract prior to employment.  Applications are available by clicking the link below, or at the Public Works Department, 451 Commerce St, Burr Ridge, IL 60527. Submit applications now to the Public Works Department in person, by mail or fax to 630-323-4798.

 

 

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