Maintenance Worker I - Public Works Dept

United City of Yorkville   Yorkville, IL   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on September 2, 2021

Public Works Department

Street Division

Maintenance Worker I

The Public Works Department is seeking to fill a vacancy for a Maintenance Worker I in the street division. This position works cooperatively with all divisions of Public Works performing a variety of tasks. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, the following: Street maintenance, storm sewer maintenance, and snow plowing. Applicants must be available for 24-hour call out duty to include snow plowing and emergency maintenance as necessary.

The Maintenance Worker I also perform a variety of tasks using manual labor and construction trade skills, operates one or more types of equipment including power tools, hand tools, tractors, mowers, snow blowers, snow plows, and other duties as assigned. The work often requires extensive physical strength and endurance including the ability to stand, bend, pull, push, kneel, regularly lift more than 75 pounds at any time, enter confined spaces, and work in all types of weather conditions for many hours at a time.This position would benefit from previous experience in public works or a related field. A Class B CDL will have to be obtained within 6 months.

Starting salary is $44,256, DOQ.

Qualified candidates can download an application by going to the City website at


Submit completed application forms, cover letter, and resume to

Katelyn Gregory, 800 Game Farm Road, Yorkville, IL 60560

or via e-mail by clicking APPLY NOW


Applications must be received by Friday September 24, 2021 at 4:00pm.