Village of Lake Bluff

The Village of Lake Bluff, IL (pop: 5,722), a Chicago suburban community where its small size, unpretentious charm, and easygoing spirit sets it apart from the rest of the North Shore, seeks a qualified, hardworking individual to serve as its next Maintenance Worker I or II.

The position’s duties involve maintenance of water distribution systems, sanitary and storm sewers, streets and sidewalks, street lighting, forestry, snow removal, and buildings and grounds. The position is represented by the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 150. After hours work is required for snow removal and rotating on-call emergency duty.


  • Education: Minimum high school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Experience: Two (2) years of relevant experience preferred.
  • Certifications: Must possess a valid CDL or have the ability to obtain within six (6) months of hire. Current certification as either an ISA Certified Arborist and/or an Illinois Class D Drinking Water Operator are preferred but not required.

Compensation and Benefits: Range is $56,297.39 to $79,176.99 and is determined by collective bargaining. The Village offers competitive benefits including:

  • Health, vision, and dental benefits for the employee
  • 12 sick days, 10 vacation days, and 11 holiday/personal days per year
  • Village-paid life insurance
  • Participation in IMRF
  • 457 plan available

Applications: Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and three references to Clara Gable, Assistant to the Village Administrator ( Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

For more information, contact:

Clara Gable

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