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.



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.

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.