Village of Northbrook

The Village of Northbrook, Illinois (population 35,222), is a thriving, progressive community strategically located 25 miles north of Chicago. Home to several corporate headquarters, a charming downtown, and several public transit resources, Northbrook is a prosperous village with a small-town feel. A family-oriented community, residents enjoy a variety of events and recreational opportunities, parks and natural areas, dining and retail choices, and high quality municipal services. Northbrook has a diverse blend of rich history and strong civic-minded leadership, making it a wonderful place to live, work, and play.

The Village of Northbrook is hiring an Inspector in the Development and Planning Services Department. This part-time position will enforce Village adopted building codes applicable to new construction, remodeling, alterations, and housing maintenance to promote safety, integrity of construction, and conformance to community appearance standards within the respective field of plumbing. The work also involves reviewing plans for completeness and conformance to local and state Codes.

This position requires a High School diploma or general education degree (GED), a valid Illinois Driver’s License, and the equivalent of five years of experience in the plumbing trade. Qualified candidates must be a State of Illinois License Plumber, be able to communicate effectively and professionally, to work independently and efficiently, and to exercise considerable initiative. The hourly rate for this position is $42.44. Work hours will be set based on an as-needed basis.

In order to be considered for this position, resumes must be sent to with Plumbing Inspector in the subject field. Resumes will be reviewed and interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis. The position will remain open until filled.

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