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The United City of Yorkville offers a fast-paced, exciting work environment with excellent employee benefits that include:

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Personal, sick and vacation days
  • Holiday pay
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Employee assistant program
  • Retirement programs


Current employment opportunities:


Public Works Department - Sewer Division - Maintenance Worker I


The United CIty of Yorkville is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Maintenance Worker I in the Sewer Division of the City's Public Works Department.  This entry level position works cooperatively with all divisions of Public Works performing a variety of tasks.  Primary duties within the Sewer Division include, but are not limited to, the following:  Assist with the maintenance of the sanitary sewer mains, lift stations, man holes, vehicles and equipment.  Applicants must be available for 24-hour call out duty to include snow plowing and emergency maintenance as necessary.


The Maintenance Worker I also performs a variety of tasks using manual labor and construction trade skills operates one or more types of equipment including loaders, backhoes, vacuum trucks and snow plows, and other duties as assigned.  The work often requires extensive physical strength and endurance including the ability to stand, bend, pull, push, kneel, regularly lift more than 7 pounds at any time, and to withstand exposure to the elements.


The qualified applicant should have previous construction experience, and a Class B CDL with air brake endorsement.  Three to five years of relevant Public Works experience is preferred.  Excellent customer services skills are required.


Salary range is $36,824 - $48,846, with starting salary depending on qualifications and experience. Submit completed application forms, a cover letter, and resume to Human Resources, Attn:  Rachel Wright, 800 Game Farm Road, Yorkville, IL 60560 or via e-mail to  Applications must be submitted by Thursday, February 12th at 4:00 p.m.


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The United City of Yorkville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.