Employment

Public Works Department Laborer

The Village of Volo is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time position of Laborer within the Village’s Public Works Department.

This is a crew worker position, performing non-skilled and limited semi-skilled labor.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and be able to perform routine labor tasks in order to maintain and repair Village streets, rights-of-ways, buildings, grounds, landscaping, equipment, and water utilities.

The starting salary for this position is $36,400 with an excellent benefits package.  A minimum level of experience in manual labor work and in the operation of light and medium equipment is required; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.

Interested candidates should complete and submit an employment application to: Jonathan Meyer, Director of Operations, at jmeyer@villageofvolo.com.  The employment application may also be mailed to Village of Volo, Attn: Jonathan Meyer, 500 S Fish Lake Rd, Volo, IL 60073.  The position will be open until filled.  The Village of Volo is an equal opportunity employer.


Customer Service Representative (PT)

The Village of Volo is seeking qualified applicants for a part-time (20 hours/week) Customer Service Representative (CSR).  CSRs provide front counter and phone support and perform a variety of administrative duties as assigned, including data entry and processing, recordkeeping and reporting, and scanning and filing documents.

The position requires a dependable, self-motivated individual who is organized and flexible; pays attention to detail, deadlines, and procedures; and has the ability to handle and prioritize multiple responsibilities simultaneously.  The position requires good communication skills and excellent customer service skills.

Must be experienced with computers (Microsoft Word and Excel) and possess some data entry experience.  Previous administrative and/or secretarial work experience is a plus.

Regular work hours are 9:00 am – 1:00 pm (Monday – Friday).  Additional hours may be required for schedule coverage.  The hourly rate for this non-benefit position is $15.00 - $17.00 per hour, depending on qualifications.  This position may be expanded to include additional hours and responsibilities in the future.

Interested candidates should email a résumé and cover letter to:  Jonathan Meyer, Director of Operations at jmeyer@villageofvolo.com.  Position will remain open until filled.  The first review of applications will take place on October 2, 2017.  The Village of Volo is an equal opportunity employer.