Equipment Mechanic

City Of Sterling   Sterling, IL   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
Posted on November 8, 2022


The City of Sterling, Illinois is seeking applicants for the Equipment Mechanic position.

The position has the responsibility to perform a journeyman level of maintenance and repair to gasoline and diesel-powered equipment as well as diagnosing and repairing electrical, hydraulic, cooling, heating, air conditioning and other equipment related systems under the direction of Public Works Superintendent.

Other duties may include welding, fabricating, routine maintenance on City equipment, logging records, keeping inventory, purchasing materials and supplies, maintaining a clean and safe shop and working with the street and sewer maintenance crews as directed including snow and ice removal.

Applicant must have a valid driver's license, a Class A CDL is preferred, but must be able to acquire a Class A CDL with tanker endorsement; within 90 days of being employed.

The City of Sterling offers an excellent work environment, fringe benefits, and IMRF pension.

Resume or application including at least three (3) work related references should be addressed to: City of Sterling, Public Works, 212 Third Avenue, Sterling, IL 61081, faxed to (815) 625-1940, for more information, full job description and/or an application visit; and email to by no later than 5:00 PM, November 23rd, 2022.

Questions concerning this position may be directed to Brad Schrader at (815) 632-6657, or emailed to

The City of Sterling is an Equal Opportunity Employer

City Of Sterling

212 Third Avenue
Sterling , IL