EMPLOYMENT

The Village of Plainfield offers a fast-paced, exciting work environment!

The Village currently employs 150 individuals and offers a number of excellent benefits:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Competitive salaries
Personal, sick, and vacation days
Pension plan

Thank you for your interest in the Village of Plainfield.

 

 

Records Technician (part-time)

The Police Department is seeking candidates for a part-time position in the Records Department. We anticipate this position will have M-F hours working approximately 30 hours a week.

The purpose of this position is to provide all general Police Records functions. Prepares, screens, routes, files, and distributes law enforcement and public safety reports and records by performing the following duties. Click here to review the full job description.

Qualification Requirements: One year certificate from college or technical school, or equivalent related experience; Knowledge of database and/or records management software and spreadsheet software; Valid Illinois Driver's License; and LEADS Certification.
Salary/Benefits: Starting salary is $20.77 per hour.

How To Apply: Completed applications with a resume and cover letter can be e-mailed to humanresources@goplainfield.com, dropped off at Village Hall, or mailed to: Village of Plainfield, 24401 W. Lockport St., and Plainfield, IL 60544. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

 

 

Staff Engineer - Public Works Department

The Village of Plainfield is seeking candidates for a full-time Engineer position. The job duties of this position require the individual to plan, coordinate, and supervise the activities of Public Works projects and maintenance improvements, as well as, complete site plan review functions. Click here to review the full job description.
Qualification Requirements: Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university or three or more years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Salary/Benefits: Starting salary for this full-time exempt position is $66,555/year with a full range of benefits offered.
How To Apply: Completed applications with a resume and cover letter can be e-mailed to humanresources@goplainfield.com, dropped off at Village Hall, or mailed to: Village of Plainfield, 24401 W. Lockport St., and Plainfield, IL 60544. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

 

Seasonal Workers – Public Works Department

The Village of Plainfield is seeking candidates for Summer Seasonal positions in the Public Works Department.
Job Description/General Duties: Temporary, seasonal, position performs various maintenance and construction activities and must be able to handle strenuous physical activity such as bending, heavy lifting, twisting, mowing, grounds maintenance, and must be able to operate various power tools and equipment.
Qualifications (Education & Experience): Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid Illinois Driver's License. College students are encouraged to apply.
Starting Salary: $10.00 per hour
Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. with the potential for some overtime. Candidates will be expected to work the entire summer and be available for work with limited time off. Overtime may be available during special events.
Employment Duration: May 2018 – September 2018 (approximate)
Selection Process: Interested candidates should complete an employment application and submit it to: Village of Plainfield - Human Resources, 24401 W. Lockport Street, Plainfield IL 60544 or e-mail humanresources@goplainfield.com. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.

 


The Village of Plainfield Employment Application (for all positions except Police Officer) must be completed in full. Applications should only be submitted for positions that are posted.  Resumes received without an application and incomplete employment applications will not be considered.  Applications are also available at the Village Hall.

Completed applications with resume and a cover letter for all civilian positions can be emailed to humanresources@goplainfield.com, dropped off at Village Hall or mailed to:
Village of Plainfield
24401 W. Lockport St.
Plainfield, IL 60544



The Village of Plainfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages persons of diverse backgrounds to apply for available positions.

Unfortunately, we are not able to respond to all applicants due to the large volume of applications that we receive. However, if we are interested in interviewing you for one of our positions, you will be contacted at that time.

The hiring of Police Officers is conducted through the Plainfield Police Commission selection process whereby testing leads to an Eligibility List.  Our current list expires November 17, 2017.  Notice will be posted when testing will occur and applications will be accepted at that time.