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:

Leaf Collector (Seasonal)

The Village of Wilmette is seeking to fill the Leaf Collector positions in the Engineering and Public Works Department.  The Leaf Collectors will work 40 hours per week (Monday to Friday) beginning in October through early December.  This position will be responsible for sweeping, raking, loading leaves and other related tasks as required of the Village’s Leaf Collection Program.  The hourly rate is $12.73/hr.   For more information regarding this position, follow this link to the job announcement.

Engineering Technician

The Village of Wilmette is seeking to fill the new full-time position of Engineering Technician in the Engineering and Public Works Department.  The Engineering Technician will be responsible for a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks related to engineering and construction permits, customer service, inspections, plan reviews and computer work.  The annual salary range is $54,803 to $72,722 with a starting salary DOQ. The Village provides an excellent benefits package comprising of health, dental, vision, life insurance, and retirement. In addition, the Village offers flexible spending account plans for medical expenses, dependent care, public transportation and parking expenses.  For more information regarding this position, follow this link to the job announcement.

The Village of Wilmette is an Equal Opportunity Employer