Public Works Technician
The Village of Oswego is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time Technician in the Public Works Department.
Technicians take on many important tasks to ensure the health and safety of the community, including road maintenance, tree trimming and operating the Village’s water utility. This position is expected to be assigned to the Forestry Division, responsible for maintaining the Village’s parkway trees among other duties.
The Village of Oswego offers an excellent work environment and comprehensive benefits package, including health, paid time off and participation in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund pension. Starting Salary: $47,303 annually. Additional compensation available with valid arborist license.
Position performs snow removal from public streets and assists with Village special events.
A high school diploma or equivalent, and 1 to 3 years of work experience in the construction trade, forestry, or related experience, are required. Candidates must also possess a valid Class B CDL with air brake endorsement or the ability to obtain one within six months of employment. Previous work experience with a government agency or public utility is preferred.
Send application to: Human Resources, 100 Parkers Mill, Oswego, IL 60543 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Equal opportunity employer.
First review of applications on Monday, November 29, 2021. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.