Village of Bolingbrook

A Place to Grow

Under the general supervision of the division Foreman; operating, maintaining, and repairing Public Works equipment and vehicles. This position is represented by the AFSCME union.

Shift:                  40-Hour work week (Four / Ten-hour days per week) / possible weekend availability.

Salary:               $75,464.07

Assignment:   Maintenance Section

Examples Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining and repairing equipment at treatment plants and lift stations, such as tank drives, compressors, pumps, chlorinators, and motor systems.
  • Performing service calls.
  • Responding to lift station and treatment facility emergencies.
  • Recording daily flow totalizer and equipment hour meter readings.
  • Performing daily routine inspections of lift stations.
  • Data entry and report writing.
  • Maintaining buildings and grounds as required.
  • Performing preventative maintenance on process equipment as required.
  • Performs other tasks as required, or as assigned, which are within the scope of the duties enumerated pertaining to the Job Descriptions per Department.


  • High-school graduate or equivalent.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment physical.
  • Possess an Illinois EPA Collection System License.
  • One (1) year of experience in the maintenance and repair of sewer mains, treatment equipment, and mechanical principals.
  • Completion of Industrial Maintenance Fundamentals course or equivalent, or six (6) months of acceptable job experience.
  • Possess a valid CDL license or have the ability to obtain one within 3-months of hire.
  • Availability to respond to emergency call outs and/or snow removal duties on a 24-hour basis.
  • Capability of performing heavy physical labor, up to and including lifting objects weighing between 120lbs and 150 lbs.
  • Operate a variety of equipment such as but not limited to, an end loader, backhoe, trencher, bucket truck, auger, generator, compressor, welder, and an assortment of hand and power tools.
  • Assist higher level personnel as assigned.
  • Operate equipment for removal of snow.
  • Fill out work reports.
  • Ability to walk, stand, kneel, or sit for long periods of time, and climb flights of stairs and ladders.
  • Able to endure exposure in extreme weather and lighting conditions, and the potential danger of working in or around traffic.
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and non-verbally.
  • Knowledge of standard tool usages in maintenance & construction, supplies, and materials common in manual labor tasks.
  • Knowledge of safety procedures with mechanized equipment.
  •  Reside in a community (or unincorporated areas) within the State of Illinois which falls within a thirty (30) mile radius of the intersection of Briarcliff Road and North Bolingbrook Drive (Route 53) within six (6) months of the date your probationary period ends.

For more information, contact:

Scott Pascente

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