The Village of Algonquin, IL

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Now Hiring: Seasonal Maintenance Worker

The Village of Algonquin is seeking applicants for the position of Seasonal Maintenance Worker for the Public Works Department.

GENERAL DUTIES: If assigned to:

Internal Services - duties may include: painting, cleaning, assisting with maintenance of all buildings, working with building personnel on projects at facilities including pool, and other general maintenance work.

Parks & Forestry - duties may include: turf care, lawn mowing, weeding, and watering. The tools involved in these activities include both a standing and riding lawnmower and weed eaters. Tree and shrub pruning includes the use of hand tools.

Streets - duties may include: curb, gutter, and sidewalk repairs, asphalt repairs, pothole patching, street maintenance, sign maintenance, roadside maintenance, and the operation of one of a variety of vehicles on a daily basis will be required.

Utilities - duties may include: lawn mowing, typical grounds maintenance, painting, mopping floors, hosing tanks, and cleaning buildings.


REQUIREMENTS: Must be at least 16 years old, preferably 18 years old if asked to utilize power equipment and tools. Valid driver’s license for those over 18 years of age.

TO APPLY: Interested candidates are required to complete and submit a Village of Algonquin employment application. Applications can be downloaded from the Village’s website at  Completed applications can be submitted to: Village of Algonquin, Human Resources, 2200 Harnish Drive, Algonquin, IL 60102, faxed to 847-658-4564, or emailed to  Please, no phone calls.

POST OFFER REQUIREMENTS: Completion of a drug screen and background check is required.

The Village of Algonquin is an equal opportunity employer within every definition of the concept. A copy of our Outreach Program is available upon request.