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.



Equipment Operator I

The Village is seeking applicants for an Equipment Operator I position. Responsibilities include the following:

-Pavement repair;

-Maintains and repairs streetscape, hardscape, and landscape treatments;

-Snow and ice removal;

-May assist in tree maintenance;

-Performs setup, breakdown, and cleanup for Village festivals;

-Sign installation and repair of street signs and pavement markings and striping; and

-Works as a flagger for crew working in traffic.

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); three years experience in a Public Works related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Starting hourly rate is: $25.13 per hour DOQ. Applications and a full job description may be picked up at Village Hall 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Applications will be accepted until September 27, 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.