Village of Mount Prospect

Summer employees wanted to perform a variety of tasks necessary to accomplish the goals of the Public Works Department.  The work requires more than usual physical strength and endurance, including the ability to lift heavy items and withstand extended exposure to the elements.  Typical tasks include patching potholes, weeding flower beds, paint fire hydrants, read water meters, etc.


High school diploma.  Must have a valid Illinois drivers’ license and the ability to obtain a Class B Commercial Driver’s License within 30 days of employment.  Must be able to understand verbal and written instructions.  Applicant must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program of study. Consideration will be given to Mount Prospect residents.

HOURS:  40 hours per week.  Monday through Friday, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., some hours may vary. (Duration of seasonal employment is approximately May 1 – Labor Day).

STARTING RATE:  $14.00 – $17.00 per hour

To apply, submit an application and resume to the Mount Prospect Public Works Department, 1700 W. Central Rd., Mount Prospect, IL 60056 (FAX #847-253-9377) (Phone 847-870-5640) (e-mail Application forms are available for download at .

For further information, contact Public Works at (847) 870-5640.

The Village of Mount Prospect is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strives to be a welcoming and inclusive place for all. People of diverse backgrounds, veterans and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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