Employment Opportunities

How to Apply

Click here for an Employment Application. You will first need to download and save the employment application to your computer before completing the form, otherwise the data may not be saved.

Interested candidates should complete an employment application and submit it along with a resume and cover letter sent via e-mail to HumanResources@wilmette.com. Please ensure to include which position you are applying for.  All positions remain open until filled.

Compensation and Benefits for Full-time and Part-time Employees

The Village of Wilmette offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits package, please follow the link below to review full-time and part-time employment benefits.

Full-time Compensation and Benefits

Part-time Compensation and Benefits

Open Positions

The Village of Wilmette is a beautiful historic community located 16 miles north of downtown Chicago with convenient access to the Metra train station (Union Pacific North Line) which is steps away from Village Hall, as well as the CTA Purple Line, and Edens Expressway (I-94).  We are currently recruiting for the following open positions:

Water Treatment Operator (full-time)

The Village of Wilmette is seeking to fill a full-time Water Treatment Operator  position in the Water Management Department.   The person in this position is responsible for the Village’s water supply system to include record keeping, performing basic water analysis, operating filtration, purification, and pumping equipment and tools. Specifically, this position will operate and carefully monitor the water treatment equipment, the Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system, and adjust the controls of valves, pump motors, chlorinators, filters, chemical feeders and clarifies as necessary, and perform other related tasks as assigned.   The salary range for a candidate who already possesses a Class “A” license is $74,328 to $98,629 with a starting salary between $74,328 and $78,888. The salary range for a candidate who does not possess a Class “A” license is $66,149 to $87,779 with a starting salary between $66,149 and $70,210 with excellent benefits. For more information, follow this link to the job announcement.

Crossing Guard (substitute)

The Village of Wilmette is seeking candidates to fill the Crossing Guard (substitute) positions beginning in mid-August to early-June.  This position will work as needed between Monday and Friday, approximately two hours per day.  Crossing Guards must be able to report to morning and/or afternoon crossings daily when school is in session, and work outdoors in all weather conditions. Crossing Guards are an integral part of Public Safety that ensure the safety of school children crossing the street before, during, and after school hours. In addition, monitor school intersections and report unsafe driving or hazardous conditions to the Police Department.  Candidates must be at least 18 years of age.  The wage is $19.29 per hour.  For more information, follow this link to the Crossing Guard Job Po....

The Village of Wilmette is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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