Village of Bolingbrook

A Place to Grow

The Village of Bolingbrook is seeking a qualified applicant to fill an open Maintenance Worker position in the Public Works Department. The role is part of the Forestry division, and under immediate supervision of the section supervisor; performs manual labor work involving physically demanding unskilled and semi-skilled tasks; performs related work as required. This position is represented by the AFSCME union.

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

Salary:              $52,468.16

Assignment:  Forestry Sections

Examples of Duties:

  • Cuts grass
  • Litter removal.
  • Removes plants and trims trees.
  • Sprays herbicides and pesticides.
  • Maintains fencing.
  • Performs excavations with manual and motorized equipment.
  • Other related duties as assigned.


  • Highschool graduate or equivalent.
  • Possess a valid Illinois CDL license or have the ability to obtain one within three (3) months of hire.
  • Available to respond to emergency call outs and/or snow removal duties 24-hours.
  • Capable of performing heavy physical labor.
  • Competence in the knowledge of standard tools, supplies and materials common in manual labor tasks.
  • Some knowledge of tool uses in maintenance and construction.
  • Knowledge of safety procedures with mechanized equipment.
  • Possession of equivalent job-related work experience and/or training.
  • Reside within thirteen (13) miles of the center of the Village of Bolingbrook (as determined by the Public Works Department), or within a municipality, any portion of which is located within thirteen (13) miles of the center of the Village of Bolingbrook, within six (6) months of the date the probationary period ends.

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