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The Village is firmly committed to equality of opportunity in employment. Conditions of employment will be provided without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, or unfavorable discharge from military service, and mental or physical disability.
The Village will not deny equality of opportunity to any qualified individual who is able, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform the essential functions of the employment position, which he or she applies.
When no positions are open please use the general online employment application. For open positions, please fill out the appropriate application related to the position you are applying for below. Please note: Applications are required to be completed and submitted online for consideration. Please attach your resume, cover letter, and any applicable certifications as a PDF where provided in the application.
Public Works - Summer Seasonal Maintenance Workers
Does the thought of working in an office make you shudder? Do you like being outdoors, engaged in a variety of general maintenance activities? Is helping the community something you value?
If this sounds like you, you might be a great fit for a seasonal position with the Village of Westmont!
Why Work for Westmont?
Westmont is a community of 24,429 residents in the southeastern portion of DuPage County. We are centrally located in the Chicago Metro area with easy access to major highways and Metra, making commuting a breeze. We are home to both Fortune 500 companies and small to midsize local businesses, including over 100 restaurants; so we have a little something for everyone.
What Does a Seasonal Maintenance Worker Do?
Under the general supervision of a Foreman and/or Crew Leader, this position is responsible for a variety of routine, unskilled manual tasks, including:
- cutting grass and weeds
- watering plants and vegetation
- assisting with tree maintenance and chipping
- assisting with repair of manholes, broken concrete and asphalt pavements
- general painting
- cleaning up after completed jobs
- other jobs as assigned
For more information, please click here to see the full job description.
Are You Qualified?
This position requires physical strength and agility sufficient to perform strenuous manual labor tasks under varying weather conditions. Ability to lift and move 50 pounds or more on a regular basis. Frequent and/or prolonged bending, stooping, standing, sitting, pulling, pushing or reaching is required as is the ability to communicate effectively and work both as part of a team and independently.
Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to three years of high school as well as a working knowledge of hand tools and power tools. Valid IL Driver’s License preferred.
What Will You Get Paid?
This is a seasonal, non-exempt (hourly) position with a starting wage of $14/hr. Average weekly hours are 40 hours per week for a maximum of 12 weeks (generally between May-August).
How Do You Apply?
To apply, please complete our online employment application by clicking here.
There are multiple seasonal Public Works positions. Applications will be accepted until filled.