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.



GIS Specialist

The Village is seeking applications for a full-time Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist. Responsibilities include creating and updating digital maps, GIS server configuration and management, GIS application development, and support of GIS data collection on mobile devices. The position will support the GIS needs of multiple Village departments. Required: BA in GIS or Computer Science; 3+ years of GIS experience (municipal experience preferred), ESRI ArcGIS desktop and server v10, ArcGIS Online, GIS on mobile devices (iOS preferred). Starting salary is: $59,160 DOQ. Applications and a full job description may also be picked up at Village Hall, 7:30 am-5 pm, Monday-Friday. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled with initial interviews beginning January 2, 2019. Resumes with applications can be sent to humanresources@goplainfield.com.

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, 2019. Notice will be posted when testing will occur and applications will be accepted at that time.