Employment Opportunities


The Village of Burr Ridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 



The Village of Burr Ridge, IL is accepting applications for an Accounting Specialist within the Finance Department. Primary responsibility for this role is managing the Utility Billing function for the Village, both at the Village Hall and over the telephone. Click here for full job description and responsibilities.

Due to the coronavirus emergency, we are still accepting applications.  Preliminary interviews will be conducted remotely via telephone and/or video calls.  The hiring of this position will require an in-person interview which will be delayed until the Village Hall re-opens to the public and staff.




The Village of Burr Ridge is accepting applications for each of two positions: Engineering Intern and GIS Intern.  Interns 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 within ESRI ArcGIS software.

Internship positions begin in May 2020.  The 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. Experience working in 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, below.  The application is also available at 7660 S. County Line Rd, Burr Ridge.  Position open until filled.  The Village 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 www.burr-ridge.gov, or at the Public Works Department, 451 Commerce St, Burr Ridge, IL  60527.  Positions open until filled.  EOE.



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